Return to names A-Z

Jeffrey Arnold Townes (born January 22, 1965 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania),[1] also known as DJ Jazzy Jeff or simply Jazz, is an American hip hop, R&B record producer, turntablist and actor. He is best known for his early career with Will Smith as DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince. DJ Jazzy Jeff failed to graduate from John Bartram High School in Philadelphia where he is enshrined in the school's "Wall of Fame".