Producer / Songwriter
Jean Baptiste stands as one of the music industry’s most prolific and esteemed producers/songwriters. He has been the guiding and essential touch on some of pop, rap, and R&B music’s most successful and chart blazing songs and albums. His distinguished talents have earned him credits on numerous platinum-selling records with artists such as Chris Brown (Fortune, F.A.M.E., X, Graffiti, Royalty), Nicki Minaj (Pink Friday, Roman Reloaded: The Re-Up), Rihanna (Rated R), Kid Cudi (Man on The Moon), Kelis (Flesh Tone), and Madonna (MDNA). Jean Baptiste has established himself as one of the go-to hitmakers for music’s biggest artists. Jean Baptiste’s collaborated with Chris Brown on F.A.M.E. to create some of his most memorable singles, including “Beautiful People”, “She Ain’t You”, and most famously “Look At Me Now” which reached #6 on the Billboard Hot 100 and The New York Times called the track the “highlight of the album”. He also produced the hit song “Time For Love” off of Brown’s 6th album X. His work as a producer on Kid Cudi’s debut studio album Man On The Moon led to the unforgettable tracks “Up Up & Away” and “Heart of A Lion”
He will forever be recognized for his role in the making of three of The Black Eyed Peas most popular albums, Elephunk, Monkey Business, and The E.N.D., which was certified two-times Platinum in the U.S. Jean Baptiste’s production work helped create some of the most recognizable songs from the album, including “Boom Boom Pow” which spent twelve weeks at number one on the Billboard Hot 100, and the single “Meet Me Halfway” which was the tenth best selling single of 2009 in the U.K. The lasting collaborative relationships he has formed with the group have also carried over to their solo careers, working with Fergie on The Dutchess and will.i.am. on Songs About Girls and apl.de.ap. He also worked with will.iam. as a co-writer on the charted singles “Feelin’ Myself” and “Scream & Shout” from #willpower. His songwriting and producing made waves with Chris Brown’s album, Royalty, Rudimental’s album, Home, DJ Mustard’s single, “Whole Lotta Lovin,” Sevyn Streeter’s gold single “It Won’t Stop”, Miley Cyrus’ “Do My Thang”, Dr. Dre’s album, Compton, and “Woo” off of Rihanna’s dynamic album, ANTI.
Jean Baptiste’s writing and producing has continued to make waves with his work on “Bring it Back,” “Made of Glass,” “Surrender,” and “Running With A Ghost” on Lil Yachty’s album, Teenage Emotions, and “Lottery” on Kid Ink’s album, 7 Series. He also co-wrote “F.U.” on Little Mix’s smash album Glory Days which went triple platinum in the U.K. This past year, he began a new collaboration with up and coming artist, Tommy Genesis, with a co-producing credit on the song, “It’s OK” featured on her debut, self-titled album, while still maintaining old partnerships, as he co-wrote “Ring the Alarm pt.1 pt.2 pt.3” on the Black Eyed Peas’ seventh studio album, Masters of the Sun Vol. 1.
The Black Eyed Peas - Ring the Alarm pt.1 pt.2 pt.3
Lil Yachty - Bring It Back
Co-Producer / Co-Mixer
Likke Li - So Sad So Sexy
Nicki Minaj - The Boys (Feat. Cassie)
The Black Eyed Peas - Boom Boom Pow
Co-Producer / Writer
Chris Brown - Don't Wake Me Up
Co-Producer / Writer
Miley Cyrus - Do My Thang