John Dote', born June 7, 1955 in the Bronx, New York is labeled by many as "The
theme man", or "Five-0", because he was the drummer from the hit
television series "Hawaii Five-0" as well as "Charlies Angels", The Rockford Files", "M*A*S*H" and the theme from "Rocky", is a dynamic American recording
producer, engineer, songwriter, drummer, keyboardist, vocalist and record promoter. He helped launch Janet Jackson and her smash hit "What Have You Done For Me Lately" for A&M Records which landed at number 2 in Billboard Magazine. He is also in the Michael Jackson history books (Courtesy of You Tube) for his promotions of the hit "Bad" which he also promoted for Epic Records. But his biggest accomplishment was his promotions for Santana and the hit "Smooth" for Arista Records which sent Santana's record sales to 166%. Dote' has been gifted with the ability to surround himself with major super stars for which he has enriched their lives with his talent. He was hired by the youngest finalist to ever appear on American Idol to produce 2 soundtracks in his studio. The artist has also appeared on the Jay Leno show, The Oprah Winfrey show and America's Got Talent. This is not about what John Dote' has done but rather who he is!
By Phoenix Phoxx