Jonathan Dowdy aka "Velour", is a BMI Registered Music Producer, and Engineer from Hampton, VA. He began writing music in 1999 and producing in 2004 in the middle east while serving in the military. In the vast music industry there is a handful of artists and producers that inspire Velour and continue to mold his talent; Ryan Leslie, LL Cool J, J Cole, Eminem, Mary J Blige.
Velour has accomplished a few things along the way like LSS Award Winner (Best Producer in the DMV for 2011 & 2012), Placements on BET, REVOLT, MTV, APPLE TV.  He is currently a student at Full Sail University achieving his Bachelors in Audio Production. Set to graduate in early 2022.