Keith Harris is the Director of Performer Affairs for PPL, former Chairman of the MMF the managers’ trade body and Chairman of Musictank. Keith began work in the record industry in 1974 and worked at Transatlantic records, EMI Records where he worked on the Elton John album ‘Blue Moves’, Fantasy, Ariola and EMI International. He then joined Motown and during his period at the label worked with artists such as Marvin Gaye, Diana Ross, Smokey Robinson, The Commodores and Stevie Wonder. He left Motown in 1978 and moved to Los Angeles to work with Stevie Wonder and became Operations Manager for Stevie’s companies.
On his return to the UK in 1982 he formed his own management company and has been involved in the management of various UK based artists since. Keith managed the late Lynden David Hall, and still represents Stevie Wonder most recently being his Tour Manager for his US and European tour in 2014. He received the Music Industry Champion Award at the 2014 Artists and Managers Awards Ceremony.