Mr. Rodney Jerkins serves as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer at Evolve Music Group. He also is an Angel Investor. Mr. Jerkins was a Co-Founder and serves as Co-Chief Executive Officer at Artists and Brands. He began his career, as many do, in the church. While performing with his brothers, Rodney "Darkchild" Jerkins began to establish his own commercial music career. In the short span of just 15 years, Grammy Award-winning producer and songwriter, Darkchild, has established himself as the dominant purveyor of #1 globally renowned hits for the likes of Michael Jackson, Beyonce, Whitney Houston, Britney Spears, Mariah Carey, Lady Gaga, Destiny's Child, The Backstreet Boys, and more. In 2011, he received two Grammy Nominations. Selling nearly 200 million records, Mr. Jerkins is the most widely regarded producer working in today's music.