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SECRETARY
GWENDOLYN SCALES

A resident of Detroit, Michigan, Gwendolyn is an international recording artist, singer/songwriter, business owner, and exercise guru. 

 

Gwen started her music career at age four and emerged as a recording artist while in college. While on the road with such noted artists as Motown’s Hamilton Bohannon, former Warner Brothers’ recording artist David Peaston, and many local Detroit bands she continued to hone her own unique style of singing. 

 

Gwendolyn and her husband Charles are co-owners of Urban Jazz Contemporary Records and CGS Entertainment, an entertainment booking agency. Their production house, Perfect Fifth Productions, has released five albums to date with several others currently in production.

 

Her music is currently distributed by Expansion Records of London, England and can be heard across North and South America, Europe, Africa and Asia. Gwen has performed for audiences locally and worldwide. 

 

Other endeavors include One Step Ahead, a non-profit formed to help young artists obtain the necessary skills and resources to attend college, and Health Options, Inc. promoting fitness and nutrition.