Henry Stone Music

TK Productions Staff List – Billboard Buyers Guide (1973)

T K Prod’ns Inc., 495 SE 10 Coun. Hialeah. Fla.33010. Tel: (305) 888-1685. Pres.: Henry Stone; A&A Dir.: Steve Alaimo; Sales Mgr.: Milt Oshins; Special Servs. Co-ord.: Sherry Smith; Nat’I Promo. Dir.: Gary Schaffer; A&B Promo. Dir .: Fred Rector; lnt’I Co-ord.: Alan Grubman. Labels: (Owned) Blue Candle, Bold. Cat, Glades. Weird World; (distributed) Bil-Mar. […]

TK Pacts with Cleve Entertainment – Record World (1978)

TK Pacts with Cleve Entertainment ■ MIAMI – Henry Stone, president of TK Productions, has announced the signing of a pact between TK and Steve Popovich,president of The Cleveland Entertainment Company,The first single to be released under the TK/Cleveland agreement is “It’s A Heartache,” recorded by Ronnie Spector on TK’s Alston label. The record is […]

TK Files For Reorganization – Billboard (1981)

TK Files For Reorganization NEW YORK – T.K. Productions Inc. Henry Stone’s label unit with ’70s success by such acts as K.C. & the Sunshine Band. George McCrae, Anita Ward, Peter Brown and Betty Wright, has filed for reorganization under Chapter XI of the Bankruptcy Act. The filing took place in U.S. Bankruptcy Court here, […]

Music Retailer Arrested for Selling Blowfly Album – Billboard (1981)

  Retailer Arrested For Sale Of ‘Harmful’ LP To Minor By EDWARD MORRIS NASHVILLE – The arrest of a Pineville, La record retailer for selling “harmful material” to a minor has raised the question of whether all stores in the state must now begin to monitor their record and tape sales. Jim Willey co-owner of […]

Timmy Thomas Sells A Million On Henry Stone’s TK Distribution Network

In 1972, Timmy Thomas’s “Why Can’t We Live Together” hit the radio, and in 1973 it took off and sold over a million. The label was Glades Records, and Henry Stone was The President. All over the country he put to work over twenty five years of contacts in the music business to press up, […]

William Eaton Was Aretha Franklin’s Musical Director, Then Made a TK Records Album

“Until Bill Eaton released his new TK-Marlin LP, “Struggle Buggy”, only record industry insiders knew his name. But even the most casual music lovers knew his music. They’d heard the arrangement of Aretha Franklin’s “Ain’t Nothin’ Like The Real Thing” for which he won a Grammy (Eaton was Aretha Franklin’s musical director for two and […]