J-Roc (record producer)
|Jerome "J-Roc" Harmon|
|Birth name||Jerome Harmon|
|Origin||Fort Worth, Texas, United States|
|Genres||Hip hop, Rhythm and blues, pop, soul, funk|
|Occupations||Record producer, Musician|
|Associated acts||Michael Jackson, Beyoncé, Timbaland, Justin Timberlake, Jay-Z, Chris Cornell, Chris Brown, Keri Hilson, Waymon Tisdale, Ashlee Simpson, Jamie Foxx, Fred Hammond, Nelly Furtado, Mario, The Royal Court|
Jerome Harmon, better known as J-Roc, is a pop, R&B and hip hop producer from Fort Worth, Texas. He frequently collaborates with Timbaland. Jerome Harmon has produced for artists such as Michael Jackson, Beyoncé, Justin Timberlake, Jay-Z, Chris Brown, Keri Hilson, Ashlee Simpson, Mario, Nelly Furtado, Jamie Foxx, and Chris Cornell.
- 1 Early career
- 2 Commercial Breakthrough
- 3 Selected production discography
- 3.1 2014
- 3.2 2013
- 3.3 2011
- 3.4 2010
- 3.5 2009
- 3.6 2008
- 3.7 2007
- 4 Awards and Accolades
- 5 Composing for Film
- 6 References
- 7 External links
J-Roc spent years on the session circuit, where his first credits include playing organ and keyboard on early Kirk Franklin's albums including Kirk Franklin and the Family, Whatcha Lookin' 4, and Kirk Franklin & the Family Christmas. In 1998, J-ROC co-produced five songs on Wayman Tisdale's critically acclaimed album Decisions.
J-Roc worked with Royal Court productions and then with Timbaland's production company in 2007, and contributed to Timbaland's solo album Shock Value as well as Bobby V's album Special Occasion, co-producing the single "Anonymous."
Selected production discography
- "Love Never Felt So Good (Remix)" (featuring. Justin Timberlake)
- "Loving You"
- "Slave to the Rhythm"
- "Do You Know Where Your Children Are"
- "Blue Gangsta"
- Gimme What I Don't Know (I Want) (featuring. Timbaland)
- True Blood (featuring. Timbaland)
- Cabaret (featuring. Drake & Timbaland)
- TKO (featuring. Timbaland)
- Take Back the Night (featuring. Timbaland)
- Murder (featuring. JAY-Z & Timbaland)
- Drink You Away
- You Got it On
- Only When I Walk Away (featuring. Timbaland, James Fauntleroy II & Brenda Radney)
- Not a Bad Thing
- Electric Lady (featuring. Timbaland)
- Pusher Love Girl (featuring. Timbaland)
- Suit & Tie (featuring. JAY-Z & Timbaland)
- Don't Hold the Wall (featuring. Timbaland)
- Strawberry Bubblegum (featuring. Timbaland)
- Tunnel Vision (featuring. Timbaland)
- Spaceship Coupe
- That Girl (featuring. Timbaland & The Tennessee Kids)
- Let the Groove Get In
- Blue Ocean Floor
- Tom Ford
- Holy Grail (featuring. Justin Timberlake)
- Picasso Baby
- FuckWithMeYouKnowIGotIt (featuring. Rick Ross)
- Heaven (featuring. Justin Timberlake)
- Part II (On the Run) (featuring. Beyoncé Knowles)
- JAY-Z Blue
- La Familia
- Take It Easy on Me
- "I Don't Have To Sleep To Dream"
Michelle Branch - Getaway
- "Getaway" (featuring. Timbaland)
- "Part of Me"
- "Sweet Revenge"
- "Get Up"
- "Ground Zero"
- "Never Far Away"
- "Take Me Alive" (featuring. Justin Timberlake)
- "Long Gone" (featuring. Timbaland)
- "Other Side of Town"
- "Cimbing Up The Walls"
- "Watch Out"
- "Two Drink Minimum" (included as a hidden track inside of "Watch Out")
- "Ordinary Girl" (Deluxe Edition)
- "Lost Cause" (UK Deluxe Edition)
- "Do Me Wrong" (Japan Bonus Track)
- "Stop Me" (Used for promotional services by Verizon Wireless, not included on album)
- "Love Comes Down' (unreleased)
- "Why Do You Follow Me?" (unreleased)
- "Carry Out" (featuring. Justin Timberlake)
- "Lose Control" (featuring. JoJo)
- "Say Something" (featuring. Drake)
- "Tomorrow in the Bottle" (featuring. Chad Kroeger & Sebastian)
- "We Belong to the Music" (featuring. Miley Cyrus)
- "Morning after Dark" (featuring. SoShy & Nelly Furtado)
- "Can You Feel It" (featuring. Esthero)
- "Ease Off the Liquor"
- "Timothy Where You Been" (featuring. Jet)
- "Long Way Down" (featuring. Daughtry)
- "The One I Love" (featuring. Keri Hilson & D.O.E.)
- "Symphony" (featuring. Bran'Nu, D.O.E. & Attitude)
- "Outta My Head (Ay Ya Ya)"
- "Rule Breaker"
- "Bittersweet World"
- "What I've Become"
- "Never Dream Alone"
- "No Definition"
Awards and Accolades
- 54th Grammy Award for Best R&B Album for "F.A.M.E. (album)" by Chris Brown
- 50th Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Gospel Album for "Free to Worship by Fred Hammond
- 2007 Grammy Award for Best Contemporary R&B Gospel Album "Free to Worship" by Fred Hammond
- 2011 BMI Pop Music Award for "Carry Out" by Timbaland featuring Justin Timberlake
- 2011 BMI Urban Music Awards for "Say Something" by Timbaland featuring Drake
- Award/Event: 38th GMA Dove Awards for Best Contemporary Gospel Album of the Year for Free to Worship by Fred Hammond
Composing for Film
- Underscore for "Real Steel"
- Motion picture trailer use of "Reminder" by Jay-Z from The Blueprint 3 in the motion picture "The Hangover Part II"