Tell us about yourself & where you’re from.
JayVee: Well, I go by JayVeeThePrince. I’m a singer/rapper/songwriter … Born in Memphis, TN moved to Gary, IN when I was like 10 now I’m back in the 901!
When did you start doing music? What inspires you musically?
JayVee: I started recording when I was about 15. I didn’t know what I was doing.. But my peers at school always told me to take it serious. What inspires me is knowing people can relate to my lyrics and understand they are not alone. Everyone wants to know somebody understands.
As an artist, what is your biggest struggle as you pursue your music career?
JayVee: Honestly, my biggest struggle is letting the world know I exist. Once I’m recognized I think I’ll have a pretty satisfying career.
Tell us something exclusive about yourself that most people don’t know.
JayVee: Hmmmm.. Well when I was little I used to sing in my big cousin angel choir at Greater New Liberty Baptist Church. Lol.
Currently, what project or single are you working on or pushing & where can we find it?
JayVee: Right now I’m pushing my latest mixtape. [I Am Art] you can find it on datpiff.com just search JayVeeThePrince. My single off of it is “You Tried” Prod. By DJ Swift. Club banger. But I’m more so a mellow lyrical crooner.
What’s been the greatest moment so far in your music career?
JayVee: April 11th 2014 I opened up at Boosie’s first show in Nashville since his prison release. I got to meet him and he told me.. “People gone sleep.. Let em sleep”.. Amazing moment!
If you could work with anyone who would it be and why?
JayVee: Maaaaaannnn.. At this moment if I had to work with anyone…. Definitely my guy Rico Love… We have similar style in music, as far as lyrical content, concept, and songwriting.
What are your goals for the New Year?
JayVee: My goals this year… Get some singles on the radio. Drop an album. Go on tour. I wanna meet the world. But more importantly I want the world to meet me.
Tell everyone where they can find you? [Websites, Social media, Booking info etc]
JayVee: JayVeeThePrince that’s all of my social media.. Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, Soundcloud, Youtube, & Google.
What words would you like to leave us with? Any Shout Outs?
JayVee: First and foremost God man… You gotta know He made those possibilities. My mom.. dad! My whole family! My squad A.A.E Above All Ent. Shout out to Tampa Mystic last but not least shoutout to Treasure Marketing for this dope a** interview.. Makin me feel all special! One Love..