James V. Cockerham Founder and CEO of CoPro Record Company.
Brian Cockerham V.P. of Artist Management

About Us

CoPro Record Company was founded in 1982 and provides and performs music for a vast variety of services classical, choral and instrumental platforms including Stage Productions, Television and Commercial soundtracks, Film Scoring, telecasting, and gaming for a multi-genre music base of clientele.

CEO James V. Cockerham spans 5 decades. He has produced 6 gospel albums and written 3 original stage plays. 

V.P. Brian Cockerham is a talented bassist and producer, having appeared on stage and studio for artists like P.J. Morton, Talib Kweli, and Fantasia.



CoPro Records’ dedication to artfully blending genres has made them standout collaborators for independent artists. 

  • Lee Koonce

CoPro Records’ talented artists are always the first choice for their excellent musicianship.

  • Tina Everhart

The Black National Anthem, also known as “Lift Every Voice and Sing” as been arranged numerous times by dozens of composers. But when James Cockerham took it on, this multi-faceted musician decided he wanted to take listeners on a journey from the Old World to the new.

Lisa Godley, Host of ‘Another View’ WHRO