Amber Grimes


Amber Grimes, SVP Global Creative at Capitol Records.

Amber Grimes is changing face of the record executive. She spends her days and nights beating an unchartered path and paving the way for young females aspiring to enter the entertainment business.

Grimes, who has served as the right hand to music giants such as Nick Cannon, Bu Thiam, Mike Will Made It and Akon, is well known in the music industry by artists, executives and influencers alike.

In 2017, Grimes became Senior Manager of Urban Indie at Spotify where she oversaw campaigns for artists like Migos & Rae Sremmurd. Amber was the first Senior Manager hired in the Atlanta office, helping bring southern culture to the global organization. After relocating to Los Angeles, she took on the more expansive role of Artist & Label Marketing Manager and worked on campaigns for Logic, 6lack & the legendary Paul McCartney. In December of 2018, she was afforded the opportunity to hand craft a role for herself at Capitol Music Group and she developed the position of Senior Vice President of Global Creative; making her the youngest black female SVP in the label group!

Grimes is well known throughout her hometown of Atlanta, GA for using her influence in the world of philanthropy to give back to the community and inspire young adults.