Dupri, Jermaine

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Name
Dupri, Jermaine Gender: M
Jermaine Dupri Mauldin
born on 23 September 1972 at 00:00 (= 12:00 midnight )
Place Asheville, North Carolina, 35n36, 82w33
Timezone EDT h4w (is daylight saving time)
Data source
From memory
Rodden Rating A
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_libcol.18.gif 00°13' s_mo.18.gif s_aricol.18.gif 00°10 Asc.s_gemcol.18.gif 27°49'



Jermaine Dupri (April 2005)
photo: Timothy M. Moore at http://www.flickr.com/photos/photocology/, license cc-by-3.0

Biography

American hip hop recording artist, record producer, songwriter and rapper, aka JD. He was raised in Atlanta, Georgia. He has worked with and produced Mariah Carey, Usher, Jay-Z, Nelly, Monica, Da Brat, Xscape, Janet Jackson, TLC, Aretha Franklin, Ludacris, Alicia Keys, Bow Wow, and most recently, The Rap Game season 1 winner, Miss Mulatto.

In 2005 Dupri worked with Mariah Carey on her The Emancipation Of Mimi with the smash hit "We Belong Together". 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". "We Belong Together" won Grammy's for Best Female R&B Vocal Performance and Best R&B Song.

In October 2007, he published his memoir, Young, Rich and Dangerous: The Making of a Music Mogul (Atria Books).

In 2015, Dupri and Queen Latifah created a reality television series, The Rap Game. The eight-episode series premiered on Lifetime on New Year's Day, 2016.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Relationships

  • business associate/partner relationship with Carey, Mariah (born 27 March 1969)
  • business associate/partner relationship with Franklin, Aretha (born 25 March 1942)
  • business associate/partner relationship with Latifah, Queen (born 18 March 1970)
  • business associate/partner relationship with Usher (born 14 October 1978)

Events

  • Work : Prize 2006 (Grammy for Best R&B Song)
  • Work : Published/ Exhibited/ Released October 2007 (Memoir, "Young, Rich and Dangerous")
    chart Placidus Equal_H.

Source Notes

Sy Scholfield quotes him on Twitter: "the reason I say I feel virgo is because I was born at 12 when Virgo stops and libra starts" [1], "They say I'm a libra but I feel very Virgo this morning" [2]. NB: Midnight between 22 and 23 September is generally understood as the Virgo/Libra cusp.

Categories

  • Traits : Body : Race (Black)
  • Vocation : Entertainment : Radio/ D.J./ Announcer (DJ)
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Song writer
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Vocalist/ Rapper
  • Vocation : Entertain/Business : Manager/ Agent
  • Vocation : Entertain/Business : Entertain Producer (Record, TV)
  • Vocation : Writers : Autobiographer (Memoir, "Young, Rich and Dangerous")
  • Notable : Awards : Grammy (Best R&B Song)