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BIO - JayQ The Legend
JayQ The Legend is an American singer and songwriter, one of the top Afrobeat performers worldwide. He is currently signed, as well as an executive, with BreakOut Music. His debut single, "Body Talk" hit the top of the Billboard Digital Song and iTunes charts in August 2019, and has charted as high as #2 on the UK Club Charts. He is a prolific writer, and has written recently with Grammy winners Joelle James, 1500 or Nothin’, and Jazze Pha.
JayQ The Legend is a role model for African Americans. He is a civil rights and entertainment lawyer turned Afrobeat singer and songwriter. He holds an MBA, and has also served his country as a Marine. As a community supporter and activist, he has written books to help teenagers understand the law to protect themselves and hosted the number one radio show, “Talk Calm”, serving 2 million listeners in the Gulf Coast for 5 years. The show focused on creating a better society and environment across ethnicities and ages.
Most recently, JayQ The Legend co-wrote a holiday screenplay called “The App that Stole Christmas”. He not only led the writing and production team, he co-starred alongside fellow singer/actors Ray J and Jackie Long. “The App that Stole Christmas” is slated to be released in Nov. 2020.
Born in St Croix and spent his early years in the British Virgin Islands, JayQ The Legend came to the mainland United States at the age of 12. His family first laid down roots in New Orleans, and it wasn’t long before the magical music of the city captured his attention. As his interest in music developed, he joined his church choir, which laid the foundation for his future music career, “Everyone at church was insanely talented. It was like going to a school for the arts every day!”. No doubt, those early years shaped his dynamic, engaging, high quality live performances that drive people to their feet, dancing, cheering, and singing.
If you don’t see JayQ The Legend on the street, look up. He is an avid pilot, and can often be found flying his Rockwell Commander.
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