Jermaine Dupri

American record producer, rapper, and songwriter

Jermaine Dupri Mauldin (born September 23, 1972) is an American rapper, songwriter, record producer, record executive, DJ, and entrepreneur. He and Janet Jackson were partners from 2002 to 2009. Dupri is a member of the hip hop group Kris Kross and has collaborated with artists, including Mariah Carey and Usher. He released his first album, Life in 1472 in 1998.

Jermaine Dupri
Dupri in 2012
Born (1972-09-23) September 23, 1972 (age 51)
Other names
  • JD
  • Don Chi Chi
  • Rapper
  • songwriter
  • record producer
  • entrepreneur
  • DJ
  • record executive
Years active1984–present
OrganizationGlobal 14
TelevisionThe Rap Game
Partner(s)Janet Jackson
AwardsFull list
Musical career
OriginAtlanta, Georgia, U.S.
Member of

References change

  1. "10 icons to be inducted into North Carolina Music Hall of Fame". October 21, 2021.
  2. "Jermaine Dupri Reveals His Relationship Status With Janet Jackson". Retrieved December 4, 2019.