Def Jam Seeking New Artists, Songwriters, & Producers
Def Jam Recordings Seeking New Talent

Def Jam Recordings is on the lookout for new talent. 

If you think you belong on our US roster, which you can see here: you have what it takes to make it in today's hyper competitive music environment, we want to hear what you have before you submit it anywhere else! 

Def Jam is home to some of today's music greats and if you belong among them we want to be the first to know.


- Jason "Polo" Carbonell / A&R Def Jam Recordings

Def Jam Seeking Songwriters & Producers to Sign

We're looking to build a team of only the best songwriters and producers in the business. Being that we have an amazing versatile roster that is always growing, we need to keep the hits coming. 

For the songwriters, we don't want to put you in a box just as long as you are submitting HEAT. We are listening for concepts, melodies that we can use for our signed artists, hooks etc. 

Producers, just make sure that your tracks go hard, are clear and mixed properly, and ready to be presented. 

We listen to everything. There isn't a limit to how many we will sign, so make sure you submit only your best. For all that are selected, you will be contacted directly. We have our eyes and ears open. Don't sleep on this for it can and will change your life. Join us!

- Jason "Polo" Carbonell / A&R Def Jam Recordings


Click the video to see Jason "Polo" Carbonell A&R of Def Jam (Universal Music Group) reveal what he looks for when discovering new songs and talent.
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