Jeff Timmons is the founding member of the internationally acclaimed, multi-platinum, Grammy Nominated selling group 98 Degrees, which has sold over 15 million albums with 4 top 5 radio singles. The group produced mega-hits such as “The Hardest Thing”, “I do”, “Because of You”, and the number one hit single featuring Mariah Carey called, “Thank God I Found You.” The group also collaborated with Stevie Wonder on the song, “True to Your Heart”, on the soundtrack for Disney’s hit animated feature Mulan. 98 Degrees’ albums have reached gold or platinum status in more than 60 countries around the world.
After his stellar success with 98 Degrees, Jeff ventured out as a soloist, and single-handedly wrote and produced his first solo album which was released as a joint venture with Rising Phoenix and SLG Music. The album’s first single produced a top 20 hit on both the Billboard and R&R charts with song, “Whisper That Way”. “Whisper That Way” was among the most added singles at radio each week it was on the air. This song also reached number 1 in a number of major markets out-performing Usher’s “Burn”, and Alicia Keys “If I Ain’t Got You.” The album also produced three more chart-topping singles worldwide. In 2010 a single entitled “Emotional High” leaked to the radio international and went #1 in 14 countries.
Currently Jeff is hard at work writing his first book, recording a new record, building out his new Las Vegas show, in addition to pursuing film and television opportunities. Jeff’s most recent involvement with TV is for a new VH1 green-lit series called “Miss You Much” where Jeff’s 30-minute episode will be used as the shows main pilot in addition to being one of the first aired in the series.
Throughout his music career, Jeff has made appearance on every major TV network including shows and awards programs such as:
• MTV’s “Total Request Live”
• MTV House of Style
• MTV’s Video Music Awards
• Nickelodeon’s “All That & More”
• The Tonight Show
• Dick Clark’s “Rockin New Year’s Eve”
• The Kids Choice Awards
• The Grammy’s
• Teen Choice Awards
• American Music Awards
• The View
• VH1 “Operation Man Band”
• MTV “Made”—“Make Me A Pop Star”
• VH1 “Miss You Much”
• TLC “Perfect Proposal”
• NBC’s “Good Company”
• As the World Turns
• General Hospital
• Daily Buzz
• Hollywood Squares
• Tony Robbins Infomercial
• Miss USA Pre-Pageant
• St. Charles Place “Soap”
More recently—Jeff has been dubbed as the “New Mr. Las Vegas” as he headlined as a guest host/emcee/singer for Chippendales show in Las Vegas. The addition of Jeff to the show has broken box office records and propelled the brand into the mainstream, making it the hottest ticket in Las Vegas. He and his beautiful wife were recently featured in a two-page spread in In Touch Magazine regarding his career resurgence in Las Vegas.
In addition Jeff has completed the “Greatest Hits Tour” with international pop acts “A1” & “Blue” in Manilla, Jakarta, Singapore and Makessar which sold over 35,000 tickets over the 4 shows. Current plans are in the works for a summer and fall tour in many international markets in 2013.
With all this experience in his background, Jeff has put his talents together to co-create Men of the Strip and will take male revue shows to a whole different level. Follow Jeff and the guys as they change up the scene and bring heat to the Las Vegas stage.
Official Website: www.JeffTimmons.com