Born and raised in Decatur, Georgia, Keri Hilson began writing her own music before the age of 12.
As a writer, she was mentored under producer Anthony Dent. It was he who produced Keri's first writing debut "Jump" for a female artist on Sony Japan.
After catching the eye of acclaimed producer Timbaland, then with Polow's orchestration, singer/songwriter Keri Hilson signed to Interscope Records in early 2005. Since then, Keri has been establishing her signature as an R&B, hip-hop writer and artist, gaining respect and spreading a buzz throughout the music community.
She is credited for writing for The Pussycat Dolls, Usher, Danity Kane, Mary J. Blige, Omarion, Ciara, Chris Brown and many other artists...
She will release her debut album on Timbaland's joint-venture label, Mosley Music Group (MMG).