NASHVILLE, TN — The highly-regarded Chairman & CEO of Capitol Christian Music Group (CCMG), Peter York, will retire from the company on March 31, marking the end of a singular 50-year career in the music business that included 37 years in leadership roles at CCMG.
Peter York is listed in the credits for the following albums:
Peter York’s career in music stretched back to the burgeoning Christian music scene of the mid-1970s, when he played guitar on seminal records by the 2nd Chapter of Acts, Phil Keaggy, Michael Omartian and others. He soon joined one of the top CCM labels, Sparrow Records, working with founder Billy Ray Hearn and his son, Bill Hearn. York eventually rose to run Sparrow before it was absorbed into what eventually became the Capitol Christian Music Group. He was promoted to the chairman/CEO position in 2018 after 22 years as president of CCMG’s Label Group.