Grammy-winning songwriter Jozzy has signed a worldwide administration take care of Sony/ATV Music Publishing. The Memphis native is greatest identified for her work on Lil Nas X’s “Previous Town Street Remix,” writing the Billy Ray Cyrus verse. She’s additionally collaborated with such artists as Beyoncé, Usher, Summer season Walker, Lil Wayne, and Ella Mai, amongst others. she can also be signed to Columbia Information as an artist.
Jozzy, whose actual title is Jocelyn Donald, counts Three 6 Mafia, Juicy J and Mission Pat amongst her influences and first caught the ears of producer Timbaland. Initially linked to work with the business veteran for 2 weeks in Miami, she ended up staying 5 years. She later collaborated with Missy Elliott in Atlanta and moved to Los Angeles in 2018, touchdown credit on tracks by Coldplay, Pharrell Williams, 21 Savage, Chris Brown and Usher, in addition to movie soundtracks for “Deadpool 2” and “The Destiny of the Livid.”
The “Previous Town Street Remix” was nominated for document of the 12 months at this 12 months’s Grammy Awards and received for greatest pop duo/group efficiency.
Mentioned Sony/ATV chairman and CEO Jon Platt in saying her signing: “Jozzy is an extremely achieved songwriter with as soon as in a era expertise. We’re happy to welcome her to Sony/ATV, and I’m assured we’ll earn main success as a inventive group.”
“I’m thrilled to be working with Jon Platt and Sony/ATV,” added Jozzy, who’s additionally an activist for LGBTQ+ causes. “There’s little doubt we’ll do nice issues collectively. The most effective is but to return!”
Because the world’s largest music writer, Sony/ATV is house to greater than three million copyrights together with hits by Frank Sinatra, the Beatles, Ed Sheeran, Beyonce, Rihanna, Khalid, Carole King and Sia. Sony/ATV was additionally ASCAP’s 2019 writer of the 12 months for pop.