Chris Jasper (born Christopher H. Jasper on December 30, 1951, in Cincinnati, Ohio) is an American musician and record producer. He is a former member of both The Isley Brothers and Isley-Jasper-Isley. He is also a successful solo artist and record producer, recording a number of his own solo albums, and producing artists, for his New York-based record label, Gold City Records. Jasper’s keyboard and Moog synthesizer work was a primary ingredient of the Isley Brothers’ sound of the 1970s and 1980s.
Following information taken from Gold City Records
When Isley-Jasper-Isley disbanded in 1988, Chris Jasper brought his unique sound to his own solo projects, topping the charts with SuperBad. Jasper has continued to write songs and produce his own R&B / Gospel music (as well as other artists) for his independent record label, Gold City Records.
Jasper’s music has been covered and sampled by hundreds of new and established recording artists, including Whitney Houston, Jay-Z, Snoop Dogg, Gwen Stefani, Fantasia, Will Smith, Alliyah, Queen Latifah, Notorious B.I.G., Tupac, Natalie Cole, and the list goes on and on.
In 1992, Jasper, along with the other members of The Isley Brothers, was inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame.
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