Rodney Jerkins, Joy Enriquez Welcome Baby Girl


Special congrats to Grammy Award-winning songwriter, record producer, and musician Rodney ‘Darkchild’ Jerkins and his wife, singer/actress Joy Enriquez on the new arrival of their baby daughter.

Heavenly Joy Jerkins was born Nov. 17 at 9:58 a.m. at Cedars Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, Calif. The baby girl weighed in at 8 lbs., and joins big brother Rodney David Jr., 18 months.  Jerkins spoke with People exclusively.  More info here.

As a super music producer, “Darkchild” has been requested by such artists as Michael Jackson, Janet Jackson, Britney Spears, Beyoncé, Lady Gaga, Pussycat Dolls, Whitney Houston, Mary J. Blige and Lionel Richie. The words “Darkchild” appear in some form in many of his tracks. He is currently working on forthcoming albums from Janet Jackson, Cassie, Anastacia, Melanie Brown, Se7en, and Natasha.