“I know karate, I know jujitsu, I drive like a gangsta when I comin’ to see you.”Kennedy

Songwriter/producer Kennedy (aka Jack Herkel) discovered Alt-Rock sensation BØRNS for whom he produced and co-wrote the global buzz single “10,000 Emerald Pools”, which was re-released on the artist’s debut full length album, Dopamine (Interscope), in October of 2015 after having been a viral hit for more than a year prior. Other credits include the co-written and produced song “Bob Marley” for Virgin/Capitol artist Grizfolk, which appeared on the band’s debut full length album Waking Up The Giants in January of 2016. As an artist, Kennedy is known for his groovy throwback songs like “Karate”, many of which can be heard in a wide range of visual media, including advertising campaigns for such brands as Samsung, Virgin Mobile, Dollar Shave Club, Hershey’s, McDonald’s and PlayStation and films like Get Him To The Greek, Napoleon Dynamite, Nick and Nora’s Infinite Playlist and dozens of TV shows.