Jonathon ‘The Animal’ Rodney is a Session Drummer and Musical Director who has been blessed to work on global tours with some of the world’s top artists: Skepta (BBK), Sway, Kano, Jackie D Williams, Freddie Kofi, BKS, Lauren Faith, Latisha Gordon, MK1 ( TheXFactor), Sugababes, Snoop Dogg, Jess Glynne and more over 14 years. This has allowed him to adapt an inventive attitude in the music industry, which has opened up doors to work on some very diverse projects.
Jonathon’s musical career started from a very young age. The development of his career started from being in a church environment to playing and understudying alongside some of his greatest role models. Taking these experiences on board expanded Jonathon’s work ethic and showed him what he could change as an individual in the music industry.
Jonathon is currently working on his business EMG (Elevation Music Group), a live music production and artist development company. He is presently touring with Sony RCA artist Tiggs Da Author, Letisha Gordon, XFactor’s Relley C and up-and-coming Birmingham artists DT and Candy.