Following the success of this summer’s Q&A with Dennis Ferrer, our freinds at Deep House Page are honored to welcome the legendary John ‘Jellybean’ Benitez as the next master guest!
For the 4 weeks of October 4th to November 1st, 2010, Jellybean will answer questions from up and coming DJs and producers about his creative process, as well as offer up advice based on his wealth of business knowledge.
John ‘Jellybean’ Benitez’s career spans over 3 decades, and includes a prolific production discography ranging from #1 pop singles to immortal underground classics. Meanwhile, his dance label, Jellybean Soul, continues to be one of the most active and successful house music labels, and his long-running NYC soulful house party,Ain’t Nuthin’ But A House Party, remains a staple on the New York dance scene.
His music publishing company, Jellybean Music Group, was founded in 1984, and the catalog boasts a large number of mega-selling hits from artists such as Madonna, Michael Jackson, Beyonce, Whitney Houston, Celine Dion, Mariah Carey, Jennifer Lopez, Boyz II Men, Mary J. Blige, Jill Scott, Notorious B.I.G., Nas, LL Cool J, Black Eyed Peas, as well as the multi-platinum soundtracks to top-grossing films like Men In Black and Space Jam. Over the years, JB Music Publishing has over 200 Top 100 Hits and 10 Grammys, and continues to grow each year.
Click here for the Jellyebean Benitez Q&A