May 22, 2012
-- As many artists struggle to find their identity in music, switching to the newest trends and popular sounds. Rapper Jay Green has stayed true to his craft. He brings energy and lyrical wordplay that both moves and wows the listener. With his new upcoming mixtape “The Warmup 1”, Jay Green hopes to show off his versatility as well his sheer lyrical prowess creating an even bigger name for himself.
Jeremy Green a/k/a Jay Green was born and raised in Charleston, South Carolina, and has been chasing his dreams of music through many trials. “I started when I was about 16, but sports were more so my focus then… Music has always been something I loved and wanted do.” His determination that fuels his music dates back to his career as both a high school and collegiate Basketball player. “I’ve always been inspired by the grind both in music and in sports… The two work hand-in-hand, for it’s all about having a voice and creating a name for yourself.”
His competitive spirit became evident in 2007-2008, when he was diagnosed with Lymphoma, a cancer that is found in the immune system. “My Character is very positive, competitive, outgoing and fun… Those were the keys to me beating Lymphoma in such a short time… Having Lymphoma was a minor setback for a major comeback, a small bump in the road of this grand story called life.” he explains. Since then he has been fully motivated and focused to chase after his dream of becoming signed artist.
Jay Green’s name is on the rise . He has received quite a few accomplishments in his short career. Jay has performed in major venues such as the Music Farm which hosts big name acts such like Wale, Future, and Chip Tha Ripper. He has also gone as far as working with Grammy-nominated producers Trak Starz; who have produced for Ludacris, Chingy, and David Banner. Jay recently signed a promotional deal with Slip-n-Slide records. He is also currently prepping the release of his new mixtape “The Warmup 1”.
“I make young, lyrical, good music, with very artistic sounds, from the wordplay to [the] beats”. Jay Green music can be found on reverbnation. Follow Jay on twitter @jaygreen843. www.slipnsliderecords.net/