Maroon 5 Manager Jordan Feldstein Dead at 40

Brother of Jonah Hill died from a heart attack Friday
By Gina Carey,  Newser Staff
Posted Dec 24, 2017 2:00 PM CST
Jordan Feldstein, the longtime manager of Maroon 5 and brother of actor Jonah Hill has died. He was 40 years old.   (Travis Schneider via AP)

(Newser) – Friends and family of Jordan Feldstein are shaken by the sudden loss of the longtime music manager. People.com reports that Feldstein, 40, passed away Friday from a heart attack. His family released a statement asking for privacy. “Unfortunately, last night Jordan called 911 for shortness of breath, when paramedics arrived it was determined he went into full cardiac arrest and passed away shortly thereafter,” it read.

Feldstein, brother of actor Jonah Hill, was known for managing musicians like Robin Thicke, Elle King, and Miguel. Per Billboard, he was childhood friends with Adam Levine of Maroon 5, a band he helped launch over 15 years ago. Celebrities like Iggy Izalea, Sheryl Crow, and Big Boi took to Twitter to mourn his unexpected death. “Man. So Sad Man. Peace be with his family and loved ones. He [affected] and changed the lives of many,” Questlove tweeted. Feldstein is survived by this two children. (Read more jordan Feldstein stories.)

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