Born in Jamaica and raised in Anguilla; Jerome Reid aka J Khule has been honing his singing skills since the age of 10. Inspired by Reggae and R&B he vowed from an early age that music would be his ticket to a better life for him and his mother. His main goal is to unite ghetto youth and lead them to more productive things outside of the ghetto. He thinks peace and awareness and more positive chances can help to reverse the negative cycle.
Out now is his new single Emergency tearing up the charts Internationally. Shot in Jamaica; the video depicts graphic images of everyday life in the ghetto. He returned to Jamaica in 2010 since leaving for Anguilla at the age of 6. It was both a moving and enlightening experience for him. It also exposed him to more authentic reggae and dancehall sounds. Currently he goes between Jamaica and Anguilla Working with the best or the best in both worlds and collaborating with top producers in Jamaica and Anguilla his music reflects a melting pot of excellence.
Family is very important to him after losing his father at the age of 4 he only had his mother to lean on. His faith in God and his love for music is what got him through many hard times. Always singing and dancing he always knew that his chance would come one day when he could use his music to uplift others. With songs like Emergency, My Jamaican Girl and Rising; J Kool is definitely rising to the top. Talented, disciplined and motivated nothing is going to stop him from rising to the top.
-Article by; Rifa Madness
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