Edgar "JV" Etienne is a music producer, guitarist, and audio engineer based out of Los Angeles, California. He began his musical career as a guitarist, playing for gospel greats such as Donnie McClurkin, Sissy Houston and was the lead guitarist for the funeral of Whitney Houston.
A New Jersey native, he came out to California in 2012 to become a recording engineer, and began working with acts like Omarion, Gucci Mane, Marilyn Manson & J. Cole. In 2014, he left his seat in front of the engineer’s desk and pursued his passion for music production.
JV teamed up with music super-producer Harmony Samuels and immediately found a home with BOE, Harmony's production company. He is credited on artists such as Tamar Braxton, Ciara, Fifth Harmony, Machine Gun Kelly, and many more.