Jermaine Durpi Joins Writing Camp's Judges For 'Platinum Hit'
June, 2011 | Black
Platinum producer / performer / entrepreneur
Jermaine "J.D." Dupri, in addition to spinning as a
premier DJ with SKAM, is a judge for the new Bravo
reality series, "Platinum Hit." JD joined the cast
of the "America's Next Top Model" type show where
songwriters compete. Each show features a different
challenge. In the premiere, the judges' panel, led
by Kara DioGuardi, chose four hooks and then teams
were selected to complete the song. The winner of
"Platinum Hit" receives a pulsing deal from Sony/ATV
and a recording contract with RCA/Jive. Platinum Hit
premiered on Bravo May 30. Other judges that will
appear during the weekly series include Leona Lewis,
Donna Summer and Taio Cruz.