Jermaine Dupri (b. 1972)
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Miller, Matthew L
DescriptionEncyclopedia article about Jermaine Dupri. Jermaine Dupri achieved enormous commercial success before the age of twenty as a songwriter and producer for the teen rap group Kris Kross. He went on to found the So So Def record label in 1992, and the Grammy Award-winner has since become known as one of the top music producers in the country for pop, rhythm and blues, and rap acts. In 2003 he became a senior vice president of Arista Records in New York.
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