Charles M. Barnes has been playing music since the age of four. At twelve years old he worked his first studio session playing drums, and at the age of sixteen, Charles worked his first European tour. He has worked with various award-winning (i.e., Dove Awards, CMA Awards, and Grammy Awards) artists ranging from gospel, country, rock, R & B and jazz. He is a musician (both studio and live), producer, orchestrator, arranger, songwriter and composer. Many of his songs have been chosen for film catalogs and recorded by other artists.
Charles has had film scores picked up by productions worldwide. He has worked on several award-winning short films that have also been successful in film festivals around the world.
Over the years, Charles M. Barnes has also been an entrepreneur of several companies.
Charles, along with his son, Jadon Barnes own a media company called Mobster Hat Media (www.Mobsterhatmedia.com) where they provide visual effects, movie production, film scoring and more.
Charles M Barnes has a passion to help people achieve their dreams and reach their full potential.