Born and Raised in New York, Jimmy Greco is a Grammy Nominated Producer, Songwriter, Remixer and Manager whose credits include Carlos Santana, Miley Cyrus, Beyonce, Britney Spears, Jennifer Lopez, Train, and more.
Growing up in New York, Jimmy was exposed to an array of musical genres and styles. From Classic Rock, and Pop to Rap and Funk. Music was a staple in Jimmy’s early life where he began to produce and write songs. His talents were soon noticed when he signed to a worldwide co-publishing deal with Warner Chappell Music (1997 through 2001).
His first # 1 Record was with Jerry Rivera’s song “Quireo”. It stayed on Billboard’s Hot Latin Tracks at #1 for Six Weeks. It was also nominated for “Premio Lo Nuestro’s Song of the Year” 2001.
He later co-wrote &-produced Frankie Negron’s album “Por tu placer” which was nominated for 2002 Grammy Awards “Best Salsa Album of the Year”.
Soon after, he co-wrote & produced “Si Ya Se Acabo” for Jennifer Lopez on the “J-lo” album. (6 million units sold worldwide) as well as the “J to the LO” Remix album (international – 2 million units sold).
In 2003, He co-wrote and produced Carlos Santana’s song “Come to My World” which appeared as the b-side on the single “Game of Love” featuring Michelle Branch as well as Santana’s worldwide release “Ceremony” remixes and rarities” & “Artist Collection : Santana”
Jimmy co-wrote the song called “Seduceme”, recorded by the artist “India” which stayed at #1 on Billboard’s “Hot Latin Tracks” for 3 straight weeks (March 2003). The album “Latin Song Bird” was the #1 selling salsa album in Billboard for 9 weeks. It is certified Platinum. “Seduce Me Now”, the English version, was released into the American dance market and hit #2 on Billboard’s Club Chart.
In 2003 he received a Grammy Nomination as the composer for “Seduceme” under the “Tropical Song of the Year” category.
In 2004 after years of planning, Jimmy Greco launched Airgo Entertainment and has since sought to embody his vision of the record label and recording artist service company of the future.
2008 Jimmy helped form a remix – production team with DJ Suraci “SMASH MODE”, and has since remixed a variety of today’s top artists including : Paramore, Beyonce, Britney Spears, Miley Cyrus and more…
2016 brought a new chapter in Jimmy’s story when he wrote and produced the new NBC’s Thursday Night Football Theme song. (to be aired November 2016)
2019 : Jimmy officially launched Soul Azul Music which provides universal services such as Artist Development, Music and Video Production, Digital Distribution, Publishing, Marketing and more.
2020 Jimmy is currently in the studio creating his self-titled album featuring some of today’s talented vocalists. “This is a project I’ve wanted to do for many years, it will give me the opportunity to have a free creative landscape to showcase and honor some of the best artists I’ve had the great opportunity to collaborate with. It's songs range in style and genre and all stem from the great influences like Stevie Wonder, Michael Jackson, James Brown to Early Hip Hop with Modern Electronic mix. It's the album I would enjoy listening to on my down time.” Songwriting and production is still on the way for this release scheduled to hit the web and streets late 2020.
BETWEEN THE LINES
Jimmy Greco produces a weekly show titled "Between The Lines" which showcases emerging artists and their current music releases. For me details and instructions on how you can become a guest, please watch this video and submit (here)