Rodney Jerkins Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel
  • Investments
  • 4
  • Portfolio
  • 3
  • Exits
  • 1

Rodney Jerkins General Information


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.

Contact Information

Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • United States

Rodney Jerkins Investments (4)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
MobileCoin 19-Aug-2021 Early Stage VC 0000 Financial Software Generating Revenue 000000 0000000
000000000 17-Feb-2021 00000 00000 Therapeutic Devices Generating Revenue 000000 0000000
Challenged 09-Jun-2015 Seed Round 00.00 Other Media Startup
Shots 31-Mar-2015 Early Stage VC 00.00 Social/Platform Software Out of Business
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Rodney Jerkins Exits (1)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
00000 01-Jul-2016 000 00 00000000
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Rodney Jerkins Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Rodney Jerkins Angel Investor 0 0
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Rodney Jerkins Co-Investors (76)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Brent Faiyaz 2 0 Series chart Industry bar
Suzy Ryoo 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Troy Carter 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Berggruen Holdings 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
General Catalyst 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
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