" soulful R&B singer whose music has a slight taste of Hip-hop to keep you moving your feet, a unique voice that will have you wanting more and lyrics that find their way to your heart "
When you think of Mississippi and its Star Studded Music Artists names like David Banner, Faith Hill And the Legendary B.B. King immediately come to mind. Well there is a new Star on the rise hailing from Mississippi; R&B singing sensation JKELL.
For the last 15 years he has been writing and performing his original Music in clubs, and venues around the world in Places like Italy, The United States, and Japan. It was at one of those performances he had the Good Fortune to share the stage with one of Hip-Hop's Greatest Rappers, M.C. Shan. He has been featured in several music magazines, and mixtapes.
In 2007 JKELL was nominated for the Best New Male R&B Artist in North Carolina's Prestigious Underground Music Awards. At that point he knew he had to take his Music Career to the Next Level. He continued to lend his music to the ears of listeners around the world. In 2011, after a short tour in Japan, JKELL was nominated Best Male R&B Artist in the 2nd Annual Queen City Awards in Charlotte,NC. In a recent interview he was quoted as saying “ Music is a powerful art form that's not being used to it's full potential by many today and with my passion for music I'm going to do my part to make the kind of music with soulful harmonies and topics that you can relate to that was loved by so many back in the day”.
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