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Jimmy Douglass
Background information
Origin New York City, New York, USA
Occupation Recording engineer, record producer
Years active 1970s - Present
Labels Atlantic Records
Associated acts Foreigner
The Rolling Stones
Missy Elliott
Justin Timberlake
Record Producer

Jimmy Douglass is an American recording engineer and record producer, whose career has spanned four decades and his work has included production on Duran Duran's Red Carpet Massacre album.


Jimmy Douglass started his studio career as a part-time tape copier in the early 1970s at the Atlantic Records studios in New York City. There he learned how to operate the studio's custom made 16-channel console and observed the work of great engineers and record producers including Tom Dowd, Jerry Wexler and Arif Mardin.

Having worked for many artists since the 1970s, Douglass has served as the main engineer for comtempory R&B/hip hop producer Timbaland from 1996 until 2008.