Born in South Africa to immigrants from Israel, J.R. Rotem has rolled up his net worth of $20 million by being a successful music producer. Although he was born in South Africa, Rotem just remained there for some years before moving to Toronto. After moving from Toronto at the age of 12, Rotem and his family finally settled in California. Rotem’s first big break arrived when he created the Destiny’s Child song Fancy. Rotem has stated the success of the song established to Rotem that pursuing a career in music production proved to be a worthy goal.
JR Rotem Net Worth $20 Million
Since working with Destiny’s Child, Rotem has gone to produce music for 50 Cent, Sean Kingston and numerous other artists. In 2006, Rotem became a businessman when he opened Beluga Heights record label company. Rotem is credited with having signed Jason Derulo into a label together with the support and partnership of Warner Bros Record. Rotem’s contributions to the musical sector have been recognized with numerous awards including being named the 2009 BMI Producer of the Year and the 2011 Songwriter of the Year Award.