Jerry Blair, founder of MonarC Label, has died of COVID-19 at age 60; His career and net worth
Recently, Jerold “Jerry” Blair had died from COVID-19. He was 60 years old at the time of his death. He was fighting for several weeks against this deadly virus. Jerold is a very famous name in the music industry. He was the music business executive. Jerold became popular after his radio promotions in the 1980s and 1990s. Jerold’s family asked everyone to respect his privacy and said that he “passed away peacefully” this morning.
Jerry Blair: Race
Blair began his career in the music business while in college in 1983. He worked for CBS Records as a college manager. Then, in 1986, he joined Chrysalis Records as Label Manager for West Coast Labels. He got really famous while working for Columbia Records. He worked for 12 years and his radio promotion here became very popular. Jerold was first appointed as the promotion’s senior vice president. Following this, he was promoted to EVP in 1997.
Blair was very interested in Latin music. She played a pivotal role in Ricky Martin’s Crossover, her boss at the time was former Sony Music boss Tommy Mattola. Her belief in Latin also proved fruitful for Jennifer and Shakira. Her songs became a big hit at that time.
Jerold and Carey formed the MonarC Label together while working as partners at Columbia Records. She also played a major role behind the hit song “I don’t want to miss anything.” On this song, she worked with Aerosmith with Diane Warren.
At the time of his death, Blair was working with Daniel Glass from glass note records in a movie Daniel said, “Jerry was, in many ways, a genius ahead of his time.” He further added, “His passion for him, exuberance and boundless energy for him were contagious. It’s almost an understatement to call what he did promotion because he just oozed personality and fun.”
Jerry Blair: Net worth
At the time of his death, Jerry Blair was working with Glassnote Records. He was very famous in the music industry. People are wondering about his net worth. Jerry derived his income primarily from music executives. As of 2021, the late actor’s net worth was estimated to be around $1-5 million.
Everyone admired his work, which was exceptional. Before his death, he founded Global Entertainment Management Music. At Goldleaf Limited LLC, he served as VP of Strategic Alliances. Everyone called him a “passionate music man”. His death has left many people crying. His family includes his wife Karen and two children: son Joshua and daughter Suzzett. He also had a sister Michelle. May his soul rest in peace.
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