Jeff Jones

Jeff Jones

 Moreno Valley, California, USA
SoloHip HopSinger/Songwriter

Jeff Jones is what many will see as a breath of fresh air. His adaptable style, listener friendly tone and ability to flow over an array of beats. Jeff's writing ability is a winning combination of street swagger with soulfulness and melody. Jeff has a melodic flow that he will display to the masses

Biography

JEFF LEMAR JONES p/k/a JEFF JONES a hip-hop artist and R&B/Pop songwriter. Jeff was raised in the gang dominated streets of Los Angeles in cities such as Compton and South Central neighborhoods. He moved around Southern California due to his mothers battle with drug addiction. Using music as an outlet Jeff was persistent and hardworking which landed him a major record deal at Electra Records in 2004. That summer Jeffs first single Trunk Rattle hit radio airwaves in the West Coast and Midwest regions. His first album God Given with features from Trick Daddy, Cee-Lo of Gnarls Barkley, and R&B group Midwest City. His high energy record We Sum All Stars off the album was featured in the hit Disney feature film New York Minute and also on the movie soundtrack. As a songwriter Jeff has worked with hit artists and producers including Lil Wayne, Akon, Gucci Mane, Destiny Childs, Ne-Yo, Bun B, Cee Lo of Gnarles Barkley, Trick Daddy, E40, Shawty Lo, Ray J, Christina Milian, Chingy, Jonathan JR Rotem, Eric Hudson, Robert ES Waller, Jazzy Phae, Poli Paul and many more. Jeff also helped to develop young hip-hop group LAX Boyz (One Recordings) and co-wrote most of their album including their first single featuring Jazze Phae Ride Like This which developed a lot of momentum on radio and BET. In 2007 Jeff Jones was back on the map as a hip-hop artist ready to take the industry by storm, releasing his debut mixtape entitled I Smell Smoke Vol. 1 hosted by LAs finest DJ Felli Fel of Power 106 and the Heavy Hitters. The mixtape also had features from NE-YO, D. Woods formerly of Danity Kane, LAX Boyz (One Recordings) and Midwest City (Universal Motown) tracks and the sounds of hit producer Poli Paul (Chingy, Black Eyed Peas). West Coast music source DubCNN.com states Jeff Jones is what many will see as a breath of fresh air to the game. With his adaptable style, listener friendly tone and ability to flow over an array of beats we are putting money on Jeff Jones." Jeff Jones can also be heard on the 2007 soundtrack for the urban drama film 4 Life starring Wood Harris (The Wire) and Elise Neal (Hustle & Flow, All of Us). After years of hustling to make a name for himself and he knows music was his true calling and he is ready to put all his energy into pursuing his dream of being a bonafied writer as well as a hip-hop superstar.

Discography

"Trunk Rattle" (Single 2004)
"I Smell Smoke Vol. 1" (LP)
"I Do What I Want 2"(Single 2009)
"Dizzy Love" (Single 2010)

Writing Credits
"The Supplier" Shawty Lo feat Trey Songs and Lil Wayne (Single)
"The Recipe" E40 feat Gucci Mane and Bun B
"She Got Me Like (aaa shit)" Bubba Sparxxx feat Ray J (single)
“Nike Aurrs and Crispy Tees” and “Cadillac Doors” for Chingy.
"Popular" Eva feat Snoop Dogg (Single)
"Doin 80" ; "Picture This" Adina Howard (single)
"Club to the Bedroom" Sisqo
"NightLife"; "I Explode"; "Lights Go Out" Shana May Jackson
"Passenger" (single) DY feat Danny Fernandes
“Dont Do Me Like That” Midwest City (Universal/Motown) 2nd Single (co-wrote full song)
“Be a Man” MidwestCity(Universal/Motown) (Co-wrote full song)
“Sadly Mistaken” Midwest City (Universal/Motown) (Bridge)
“Don't want to Lose your Love” Christina Milan (Chorus) Released to radio briefly in 2004
Co-wrote full LP of hip-hop group LAX signed to One-Recordings/Def Jam including their first single feat Jazze Phae “Ride Like This” which developed a lot of momentum on radio and BET.
“Chevrolets” Trick Daddy (Atlantic) LP Release 09/06 (chorus)
“Hustle” Penelope (Universal) LP Release 09/06 Projected Single (co-wrote chorus)

Set List

Typical sets run from 15-30 mins but also have a 30-60minute set.