THE LOOK, THE STYLE, THE VOICE….No introduction is needed for J. Breed, an up and coming independent Rap, Hip-Hop & R&B artist out of Indianapolis, Indiana. Born and raised on the Eastside of Indianapolis, as a young man he has witnessed things that most men have never witnessed before in a lifetime.
Musically, J. Breed started making music around the age of 16. It didn’t take long before he realized that he had a love and passion for making good music. His raw and gritty sound is often influenced by the struggles he survived growing up on the Eastside of Indianapolis. He considers himself to be the “voice of the streets”, and his music often reflects that. What sets him apart from other rappers is the versatility he possesses. It allows him to speak on almost any subject or topic. Even though he has many influences in the music industry, he was mostly influenced by his older brothers.
As an artist, he has recorded over 250 songs and has performed in 100 different venues. He is a member of the “Street Boyz” family; and is featured on two Mixtapes, Street Boyz Part 1 & Part 2. J. Breed has currently released his first solo Mixtape “I Did It 4 Tha Streetz” & is soon to release the Mixtape “Straight out the Basement.” Due to be released in late 2010 is the Mixtape, “New Money.” Being from the Midwest, he has performed in many states such as Indiana, Ohio, Michigan, Atlanta and Illinois and has opened up for major artist such as Yo Gotti & Gucci Mane.
“I got what it takes to be what I want to be, only thing or person that can hold me back is me” – J. Breed