It was released on September 16, 1997 by LaFace Records, in North America. COLUMBIA 4897122. Jermaine Dupri Mauldin (born September 23, 1972) is an American rapper, songwriter, record producer, entrepreneur, record executive, and DJ. Love And HipLove N Hip HopJermaine DupriDj Premier In 1997, Dupri co-wrote and produced several tracks on Usher's second album, My Way. Shortly after, he discovered female R&B group Xscapeat a festival in Atlanta and signed them to th… Get it as soon as Wed, Nov 18. In 2018, he was inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame. Also that year he met soon-to-be frequent collaborator and production partner Bryan-Michael Cox, as well as 11-year-old rapper, known then as Lil' Bow Wow and signed him to So So Def Recordings. Birth place. Other options New and used from $1.60. Female. amazon itunes. On October 7, 2013, he replaced Randy Jackson as Carey's talent manager. [10], My Way debuted at number 15 on the US Billboard 200 chart dated October 4, 1997, selling 66,000 copies in its first week in the United States. spotify. In early 2006, Dupri signed both Dem Franchize Boyz and Daz Dillinger to his label So So Def after transferring it from Arista Records to Virgin Records. 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I miss you / Do me a favor, tell your friends you're not going out tonight / I got a little bit of that Cristal, some of that Yak / And oh He established his own record label called So So Def in 1993. [11] Confessions won Best Contemporary R&B Album and Best R&B Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocals. The album features guest appearances from Monica, Jermaine Dupri, and Lil' Kim. [1][7] He made an appearance in their music video for the song "Freaks Come Out at Night". His father, also an Atlanta talent manager, had coordinated a Diana Ross show in 1982; to the delight of concert-goers, Dupri managed to get on-stage and dance along with Ross. Dupri produced the single of the album "The First Night", which peaked atop the U.S. As of 2002, it has sold six million copies in the United States and seven million copies worldwide. Jermaine Dupri Enraged by Shooting of 7-Year-Old Girl in Atlanta The rapper and record producer, who was raised in Atlanta, calls for tougher policing as he condemns the incident near Phipps Plaza which has left the girl in critical condition. Billboard charts, with the album receiving the triple platinum certification and universal acclaim. Music's Billy Johnson Jr. credited the album for Usher's breakthrough into the music industry, and lauded the production of the three singles. [6] Dupri got his start as a dancer for the hip hop group Whodini when he was twelve. The other half of the group was Chris Smith. The album eventually topped the Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart for 3 weeks and it also peaked at number four on the Billboard 200 and became a commercial success. He later formed the teen duo Kris Kross (Chris Kelly and Chris Smith) after meeting the boys at a local mall in 1991. https://www.discogs.com/Jermaine-Dupri-Life-In-1472/release/1843259 The two would later part ways after only 2 albums, but continued to frequently collaborate on later projects. Jermaine Dupri's long-awaited solo project JD debuted in February 1998 with the single "The Party Continues," which quickly went gold. Occupations. 52. In 1990, he produced his first act, the female hip hop trio Silk Tymes Leather. [2] He gave My Way a one-star honorable mention,[8] indicating "a worthy effort consumers attuned to its overriding aesthetic or individual vision may well like. Age. [1] In a 2002 review, Q magazine also gave it four stars and wrote that it established Usher's reputation as a young and skillful performer of R&B slow jams. Jan 15, 2017 - Explore Me's board "Jermaine Dupri", followed by 110 people on Pinterest. by DJ Khaled, Nicki Minaj, Chris Brown and Future feat. Shortly after, he discovered female R&B group Xscape at a festival in Atlanta and signed them to the label. My Way earned Usher a nomination for Grammy-nominations and became his breakthrough album. Confessions has been certified diamond by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) and, as of 2012, has sold 10 million copies in the US and over 20 million copies worldwide.[12]. JERMAINE DUPRI. https://www.discogs.com/Jermaine-Dupri-Life-In-1472/release/1673841 The lead single, "You Make Me Wanna", reached number-one on the Rhythmic Top 40 and Hot R&B/Hip-Hop chart. Jermaine Dupri is an American rapper who is best known by fans for his hit songs “Sweetheart” in 1998, and “Gotta Getcha” in 2005. The young girl’s death marked the 155th homicide in the city, making this year Atlanta’s deadliest year since 1998. In late 2006, Dupri executive produced the album 20 Y.O. [13] The album rose to number one on the Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums on January 10, 1998; it topped the chart for three consecutive weeks,[14] and remained on the chart for a total of seventy-five weeks. [16] Most competitors have released solo work, receiving guidance and instrumentation from Dupri. The two contributed to the songs "Success" and "Fallin". MTV Raps he met Da Brat through Kris Kross, signed her to his label So So Def Recordings, and released her debut Funkdafied (1994) which went platinum. Money Ain't a Thang (1998) by Jermaine Dupri feat. this time on Jay-Z's tenth studio album American Gangster. We Belong Together" won Grammy's for Best Female R&B Vocal Performance and Best R&B Song. Chris Kelly was a member of 90's Hip-Hop duo Kris Kross. was sampled in Do You Mind? Only 3 left in stock - order soon. The deal with Columbia was terminated in 2002 and in 2003 Dupri switched to Arista Records. All three singles have been certified Platinum by Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA). Later in December, Dupri produced and co-wrote Nelly's single "Grillz", which struck atop the Billboard charts yet again. Monday 16 May 1966. In 1998, Jermaine Dupri was involved in the release of Destiny's Child's eponymous debut album. [17], In 2018, Jermaine Dupri his So So Def brand celebrated an exhibit at the Grammy Museum in Los Angeles, California called, Jermaine Dupri & So So Def, 25 Years Of Elevating Culture. The roll continued through the following decade. Audio CD $18.24 $ 18. [15] My Way peaked at number four on the Billboard 200, and spent seventy-nine weeks on that chart. He also collaborated with DJ Chuckie to make a vocal version of the song "Let The Bass Kick". In 1990, he produced his first act, the female hip hop trio Silk Tymes Leather. Jermaine Dupri Mauldin was born on September 23, 1972, son of Tina (Mosley) and Michael Mauldin, a Columbia Records executive. In 2004 Dupri connected again with Usher contributing to Confessions co-writing and co-producing three consecutive singles Billboard Hot 100 number one songs "Burn", "Confessions Part II", and "My Boo". He sent Kris Kross, Da Brat, and Xscape to the top of the charts, provided hit remixes for the likes of Dru Hill, and ran the So So Def label -- all before he decided to launch a solo career with Jermaine Dupri Presents: Life in 1472 in 1998. His zodiac sign is Virgo. Artist information Sort name: Dupri, Jermaine Type: Person Gender: Male Born: 1972-09-23 (48 years ago) Born in: Asheville, North Carolina, United States Area: United States IPI code: 00128611879 IPI code: The group also featured alongside Dupri on Monica's snap single, "Everytime tha Beat Drop" (U.S. #48) off her fifth album, The Makings of Me. 93: 01: 00: Buy Listen. [5] Yahoo! by his then-partner, Janet Jackson, along with co-producing and co-writing half the tracklist and all of the singles. and Silentó; they gave the competitors advice on what it takes to be in the industry. The follow up single "Nice & Slow" went to number-one on the Billboard Hot 100 and Hot R&B/Hip-Hop chart, and the last single, "My Way" peaked at number-two on Billboard Hot 100. [19][20], *sales figures based on certification alone^shipments figures based on certification alonesales+streaming figures based on certification alone, Recording Industry Association of America, List of number-one R&B albums in the United States, "Got Charts? Jermaine Dupri performs onstage at the KMEL Jam at Shoreline Amphitheater in Mountain View, California, United States on 29th August, 1998. "[9] In a negative review for Rolling Stone, David Fricke felt that the album has too many downtempo songs, and criticised the writing and production quality. Gary, Indiana, USA. Date of birth . Kris Kross was an American hip hop duo that consisted of Chris "Mac Daddy" Kelly and Chris "Daddy Mac" Smith.. Kris Kross were the youngest hip-hop duo to gain success, with gold and platinum albums, at 12 and 13 years old. So So Def Recordings entered into a distribution partnership with Columbia Records in 1993. He established his own record label called So So Def in 1993. He has worked with and produced for Kris Kross, Mariah Carey, Usher, Jay-Z, Nelly, Monica, Migos, Da Brat, Xscape, Janet Jackson, TLC, Aretha Franklin, Ludacris, Alicia Keys, Jagged Edge and Bow Wow. It was certified six times platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA). In October 2007, he published his memoir, "Young, Rich and Dangerous: The Making of a Music Mogul" (Atria Books). Their debut album, produced entirely by Dupri, Hummin' Comin' at 'Cha, went platinum with the support of the singles "Understanding", "Love on My Mind", "Tonight" and "Just Kickin' It", with the later peaking at number 2 on the Billboard Hot 100. Released: February 3, 1998 "My Way" Released: June 30, 1998; My Way is the second studio album by American singer Usher. The following list is a discography of production by Jermaine Dupri, a record producer and recording artist. [3], In a retrospective review for AllMusic, Stephen Thomas Erlewine gave My Way four out of five stars and praised Usher's vocal restraint, but noted inconsistency in quality. Dupri renewed the focus on his own music career, which proved successful with release of the singles "Sweetheart" featuring Mariah Carey (US#126), "The Party Continues" featuring Da Brat and Usher (U.S. #26), and "Money Ain't a Thang" featuring Jay-Z (U.S. #56), the lead singles from his debut studio album Life in 1472. Full name. It was released on September 16, 1997 by LaFace Records, in North America. The Party Continues by Jermaine Dupri (1998) Inside My Love (1997) by Trina Broussard Producer credit: Jermaine Dupri. It stayed at number one for fourteen non-consecutive weeks, becoming the second longest running number one song in US chart history, behind Carey's 1996 collaboration with Boyz II Men on "One Sweet Day". 4.4 out of 5 stars 32. Long before he released his first solo album, Jermaine Dupri established himself as a hip-hop hitmaker to be reckoned with. [1][10] He later formed the teen duo Kris Kross (Chris Kelly and Chris Smith) after meeting the boys at a local mall in 1991. [6] Asondra R. Hunter from Vibe said that Usher is sensual through his mild and gentle tone and tasteful, refined lyrics. Born Jermaine Dupri Mauldin on 23rd September, 1972 in Asheville, North Carolina, USA, he is famous for CEO of So So Def Records. 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