Jeff Blue is a multi-platinum music producer, legendary A&R executive, award winning song-writer, best-selling author and journalist, platinum selling music supervisor and music publisher, attorney, manager, and film/tv producer. Jeff’s work has resulted in sales of over 170 million albums worldwide and he developed and Exec. Produced the biggest selling debut album of the 21st Century.
Jeff’s artists include Grammy winning icons such as Linkin Park, Macy Gray, Limp Bizkit, Korn, Daniel Powter, Hoobastank, Better Than Ezra, DJ Ashba of Guns N’ Roses, & he’s responsible for music supervising multi-platinum soundtracks such as Aaliyah’s Queen of the Damned.
Jeff has held Sr. VP A&R/Staff Producer positions for Warner Bros. Records, Interscope Records, Virgin/Capitol Music Group, Sony/BMG/Jive Records, Atlantic Records, Lava-Universal Republic, and RCA/J Records.
In 2022, Jeff partnered with Mark Wahlberg’s production company to create two music docuseries. Jeff lectures at universities and music conferences worldwide and has taught at UCLA for many years. He also appears on TV shows such Music’s Greatest Mysteries on Mark Cuban’s AXS TV, and appears regularly on FOX, ABC, CBS, and NBC news.
Jeff also consults for Fortune 500 companies as well as start-ups in branding, music, and film integration.
“Chester Bennington answered the phone on March 20th, 1999, at his home in Phoenix. The guy on the other end of the line, Jeff Blue, vice president of A&R at Zomba music in Los Angeles, came straight to the point: ‘I’m going to give you your big break. I have a great band for you. 44 showcases and 4 years later, he never stopped.'”
– Chester Bennington (Linkin Park)
“Jeff excels in artist development, songwriting and cutting edge production. He has an amazing ability to stay ahead of the curve and continuously take music to new heights. Jeff signed my band Emphatic to Atlantic Records and he also co wrote several songs on our major label debut. My experience working with Jeff was fun, creative and just as every artist wants, we got results”
– Justin McCain (Atlantic Records recording artist, Emphatic)
“Jeff is one of those guys that believes in the under dog and sees the vision no one else can, no matter the genre He gave me my first big break, and I’ve never stopped touring the world. HE never stops fighting for his artists.”
– Jeremy Ruzumma (Fitz and the Tantrums)
“Jeff discovered me backstage at a Kiss concert. He stuck me in my first band and put me on a Platinum Soundtrack.”
– Jeff Gutt (Stone Temple Pilots)
“Jeff is one crazy motherfu%@er, but he definitely knows what he is doing.”
– Fred Durst (Limp Bizkit)
“Jeff is the guy you want by your side. He signed me to my first major on Warner Bros Records and when things got tough he was there all the time… at the label, in the studio, and as a friend… wouldn’t be here if he hadn’t believed in me.”
– DJ Ashba (Guns and Roses, Mötley Crue)
“I had given up on music and lost my first record deal. Jeff somehow found me after I moved back home to Ohio, and convinced me to give music a second chance. He believed in me when no one else would, and is responsible for my deal with Epic, which gave me my number one Grammy Award winning song “I Try””
– Macy Gray
“Jeff saw me when I was a drummer in a failing band from Spain. He believed in my talent, pulled me out of the band, and stuck me in three signed bands over the past 10 years. He got me my Visa so I could work in the USA. Now I’m traveling the entire world playing arenas in front of hundreds of thousands of people. Jeff supported my vision and more importantly we became best friends. I couldn’t have done it without him.”
– David Rehmann, Drummer (Grandson, Tyler Rich, Taylor Swift)
Jeff Blue Music offers several services related to music and the business of music including: Consultations, Development, Sync Opportunities, Songwriting, and more. Click below for the full list and get in touch today.