Irv Gotti announced a new edition to The Inc. The classically
trained, Vanessa Carlton signed with The Inc after a chance meeting by
Jolene Cherry, the head of Cherry Entertainment. Gotti was impressed by
the singer’s talents.  
 
She debuted in 2002 with Be Not Nobody, featuring the piano-laded hit, “A Thousand Miles,”
which hit the reached the Top % on the Billboard Hot 100 Singles chart. She also received Grammy nominations for Song of the Year and Record of
the Year.
 
The singer’s follow-up was the single, “Ordinary Day” and she also got critical acclaim for her 2004 sophomore release, Harmonium.

“Vanessa is easily one of the best singer/song writers that I have ever been around in my entire life,” Gotti told sources.

Carlton drew rave reviews during a recent tour with Fleetwood Mac and Stevie Nicks.

The Inc also boasts platinum selling artists, Ja Rule and Ashanti.