Jesse Frasure

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Jesse Frasure
Born (1981-09-18) September 18, 1981 (age 37)
Dearborn, Michigan
GenresPop, EDM, Country, Hip hop
Occupation(s)Music Publishing, Songwriting, Production, DJ
Instrumentsguitar, piano, turntables
Years active2001–present
Websitetelemitry.com

Jesse Vernon Frasure (born September 18, 1981) is an American music publisher, record producer, songwriter, and DJ.

Biography[edit]

A Detroit native,[1] Jesse Frasure (DJ Telemitry), now lives in Nashville, Tennessee with his wife Stevie Frasure. Frasure began his music career working at Major Bob Music in Nashville, eventually rising to VP of A&R and also signing a publishing and production deal with the company.[2] In June 2016, Roc Nation Nashville and Warner/Chappell Music launched Rhythm House, a venture led by Frasure. Rhythm House includes Frasure's own writing and production activities, as well as the signing and development of other composers and producers.[3]

Growing up, he was surrounded by a family with a passion for music. His father often played in bands full of Motown and classic rock. As a college student at Michigan State University, Frasure first began programming his own music, heavily influenced by his love for electronic dance and the mix of his Motown roots.[4] He then moved to Nashville, finishing his college career at Belmont University,[5][6] It was there that a passion for even more styles of music grew.

Throughout his career, Frasure has merged his love for all genres of music to diversify his sound. He has produced, co-written, or remixed for artists including Kylie Minogue, Meghan Trainor,[7] Florida Georgia Line, Fancy, Luke Bryan, Rascal Flatts, Billy Currington, Gary Allan, Hot Chelle Rae, Jordin Sparks.[8] In 2015, he reached the No. 1 spot on the Billboard Country charts with his Florida Georgia Line co-write "Sun Daze".[9]

As DJ Telemitry, Frasure has DJed parties for celebrity clients including Nicki Minaj, Lil Wayne, Drake, Kim Zolciak, Todd English, and Cee Lo.[10][11][12] He has DJed across the globe for party planners Colin Cowie Lifestyles and Angel City Designs.[13]

Frasure has written 10 number one songs, produced an additional 8 number one songs, and has seen multi-platinum success producing for the likes of Thomas Rhett, BIlly Currington, Lauren Alainaamong others.

Awards and nominations[edit]

Year Award
2013 Dove Award Winner[14][15]
2016 ACM Award Winner-Record of the Year [16]
CMA Award Winner - Single of the Year [17]
CMA Triple Play Award Winner
2017 CMA Triple Play Award Winner [18]
2018 Grammy Award Nominee [19]
BMI Songwriter of the Year [20]
CMA Triple Play Award Winner [21]

Discography[edit]

[22]

Year Artist Song Title Contribution
2010 tobyMac "Hold On" Writer, Programming
"Christmas This Year[23]
"Hold On (Telemitry Remix)" Writer, Remixer
Hot Chelle Rae "The Only One" Writer
2011 Luke Bryan "Country Girl Shake It For Me (Telemitry Remix)" Remixer
2012 tobyMac "Me Without You (Telemitry Remix) Remixer
"Mac Daddy" Writer, Programming
"LoudNClear (Telemitry Remix) Remixer
"Made To Love (Telemitry Remix)" Remixer
2013 Capital Kings "You'll Never Be Alone" Writer, Programmer
"Ready For Home"
Royal Tailor "Remain" Writer
2014 Florida Georgia Line "Sun Daze" Writer
"Good Good"
Chase Bryant "Jet Black Pontiac" Writer
tobyMac "Mac Daddy (Tru's Reality) [Telemrity Remix]"[24] Writer
Rascal Flatts "I Like the Sound of That"[25][26] Writer
"DJ Tonight"[27] Writer
Five Kings "Oblivion Writer, Programmer
Kelleigh Bannen "Thousand Days of Summer" Writer
Natalie Stovall And the Drive Mason Jar,[28][29] Writer
David Archuleta "Love Don't Hate" Writer
Dallas Smith "Cheap Seats"[30] Writer
Leah Turner "Beat Up Bronco"[31] Writer, producer
"Bless My Heart"[32]
"Take The Keys"[33]
"My Finger"[34]
Jessie James Decker "Clint Eastwood" Writer
2015 Meghan Trainor "Mr. Almost"[35] Writer
Fancy (#WhoIsFancy) "Goodbye" Writer, producer
Gary Allan "Hangover Tonight"[36] Writer
"Getting Played Again" Writer
Billy Currington "Summer Forever" Writer
Chris Lane "Fix" Writer
Lauren Alaina "Road Less Traveled" Writer
Jon Pardi "Dirt On My Boots" Writer
2018 Kylie Minogue "Sincerely Yours" Writer, producer

Singles[edit]

Year Artist Song Title Chart Peak
2015 Florida Georgia Line "Sun Daze" US Country Airplay (Billboard)[37] 1
Who Is Fancy "Goodbye" US Billboard Pop Digital Songs[38] 41
Gary Allan "Hangover Tonight" US Country Airplay (Billboard)[39] 50
Dallas Smith "Cheap Seats" Canada Country (Billboard)[40] 5
Rascal Flatts "I Like the Sound of That" US Country Airplay (Billboard)[41] 1
Jessie James Decker "Clint Eastwood" US Country Digital Songs (Billboard)[42] 37
2016
Chris Lane "Fix" US Country Airplay (Billboard)[43] 1
Lauren Alaina "Road Less Traveled" US Country Airplay (Billboard)[44] 1
Jon Pardi "Dirt On My Boots" US Country Airplay (Billboard)[45] 1

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Telemitry - About". telemitry.com.
  2. ^ Freeman, Jon. "Major Bob Announces Production Agreement With Frasure", Music Row, March 22, 2012.
  3. ^ "Roc Nation Partners With Warner/Chappell to Launch Nashville Division". billboard.com. Billboard. Retrieved June 28, 2016.
  4. ^ Julian, Dan (February 20, 2001). "Duo aims to please crowd at E.L. gig". statenews.com.
  5. ^ "Major Bob Staff". MajorBob.com. Major Bob. Retrieved April 12, 2015.
  6. ^ "Major Bob Writers". ZoomInfo.com. ZoomInfo. Retrieved March 10, 2015.
  7. ^ "Meghan Trainor "Mr. Almost" Lyrics". directlyrics.com. DirectLyrics.com. March 10, 2015.
  8. ^ "Jesse Frasure". Advanced Alternative Media. March 2, 2015.
  9. ^ Roland, Tom./ | "'Billboard Country Airplay", Billboard, February 17, 2015.
  10. ^ "Telemitry". Numark.com. Numark. Retrieved March 10, 2015.
  11. ^ Haithcoat, Rebecca. “‘Ain’t No Party Like A Cash Money Party", MySpace, February 8, 2013.
  12. ^ Dublin, Alesandra. "From Dress Code to Dollar-Sign Decor, Cash Money Grammy Party Is 'Rich' All Over", BizBash, February 14, 2014.
  13. ^ "Telemitry". Numark.com. Numark. Retrieved March 10, 2015.
  14. ^ "Congrats Telemitry on Winning Dove". www.majorbobmusic.com. MajorBob.Com.
  15. ^ "BMI Christian Music Awards Honor Genre's Most-played Songs". www.BMI.com. BMI.Com.
  16. ^ "Jesse Frasure WINS Record of the Year at ACM". AAMINC.
  17. ^ "2016 CMA Awards The Winners". CMT.
  18. ^ "CMA Honors Triple Play Award Winning Songwriters During Eighth Annual CMA Songwriters Luncheon". CMA.
  19. ^ "Grammys 2018: See the Complete List of Nominees". Billboard. Retrieved 28 November 2017.
  20. ^ "BMI HONORS JESSE FRASURE, STEVE CROPPER AND MORE AT 2018 BMI COUNTRY AWARDS". Sounds like Nashville.
  21. ^ "CMA HONORS 15 TRIPLE PLAY AWARDS RECIPIENTS DURING INDUSTRY LUNCHEON". CMA World.
  22. ^ "Jesse Frasure Credits". www.allmusic.com. AllMusic.Com.
  23. ^ "Jesse Frasure Discography". AllMusic.com. AllMusic. Retrieved March 10, 2015.
  24. ^ "Eye'm All Mixed Up: Remixes". AllMusic.com. AllMusic. Retrieved March 10, 2015.
  25. ^ "Jesse Frasure Discography". discogs.com. Discogs. Retrieved March 10, 2015.
  26. ^ "Rascal Flatts Rewind". AllMusic.com. AllMusic. Retrieved March 10, 2015.
  27. ^ "Rascal Flatts Rewind". AllMusic.com. AllMusic. Retrieved March 10, 2015.
  28. ^ "Jesse Frasure Discography". AllMusic.com. AllMusic. Retrieved March 10, 2015.
  29. ^ "Mason Jar by Natalie Stovall and the Drive". songfacts.com. Songfacts. Retrieved March 10, 2015.
  30. ^ Stephenson, Troy. "Dallas Smith Releases ‘Lifted’ EP With Big Loud Mountain", Music Row, November 24, 2014.
  31. ^ Nicholson, Jessica. "Leah Turner To Release Debut EP May 6", Music Row, April 3, 2014.
  32. ^ Nicholson, Jessica. "Leah Turner To Release Debut EP May 6", Music Row, April 3, 2014.
  33. ^ Nicholson, Jessica. "Leah Turner To Release Debut EP May 6", Music Row, April 3, 2014.
  34. ^ Nicholson, Jessica. "Leah Turner To Release Debut EP May 6", Music Row, April 3, 2014.
  35. ^ "Jesse Frasure Discography". discogs.com. Discogs. Retrieved March 10, 2015.
  36. ^ Thanki, Juli. "Gary Allan unveils new music at CRS", The Tennessean, February 26, 2015.
  37. ^ "Florida Georgia Line Chart History (Country Airplay)". Billboard.
  38. ^ "Who Is Fancy Chart History". Billboard.com. Billboard. Retrieved March 10, 2015.
  39. ^ "Gary Allan Chart History (Country Airplay)". Billboard.
  40. ^ "Dallas Smith Chart History (Canada Country)". Billboard.
  41. ^ "Rascal Flatts Chart History (Country Airplay)". Billboard.
  42. ^ "Jessie James Decker - Chart history". Billboard Country Digital Songs for Jessie James Decker. Retrieved 31 August 2016.
  43. ^ "Chris Lane Chart History (Country Airplay)". Billboard.
  44. ^ "Lauren Alaina Chart History (Country Airplay)". Billboard.
  45. ^ "Jon Pardi Chart History (Country Airplay)". Billboard.

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