Mavin Records honcho, Michael Collins popularly known by his artistic name Don Jazzy is a force in the music industry.
Jazzy is known for producing some of the biggest hits in Nigeria ranging from Tongolo by D’anj to “Pere by Mo Hits All Stars” to “Collabo by P-Square” and the recent Up to Something by Iyanya alongside many others.
Aside from been a prolific producer, Don Jazzy is also a mogul in the music business.
Although known to work with only a chosen few, the Don has also worked with the likes of Ice Prince, Timaya outside of his usual squad.
Entering into the Nigerian music industry with D’banj to creating the now defunct Mo’Hits squad which included Wande Coal, Dr Sid and D’ Prince.
He went on to be part of Jay Z & Kanye West’s Watch the Throne project as part of the production team on the track Lift Off ft Beyonce.
Today, Don Jazzy is the head honcho of the Supreme Mavins Dynasty which includes Tiwa Savage, Dr Sid, D Prince, Korede Bello, Reekado Banks and Dija.
The Don is equated to Dr Dre of the music production in Nigeria – want a hit, a sound that travels through the years into the future, he is the man to call.
A brilliant mind when it comes to creating that ‘hot hit’.
Happy Birthday Don Jazzy.
Enjoy ten  of some of Don Jazzy’s solid productions below.
- Igwe D'banj 3:50
- N Word (Remix) ft. AKA Ice Prince 4:33
- Oliver Twist D'Banj 3:54
- Rotate Wande Coal
- Under G Sauce Kid
- Without My Heart (feat. Don Jazzy) Tiwa Savage
- Take Banana D'Prince
- Fall In Love D'banj
- Give It To Me (feat. D'banj) D'Prince 4:52
- Booty Call Mo Hits 5:33