Jme

Jme

BandHip Hop

Half hip-hop, half R&B, all heart. Simply the truth. Jme, a 23 year old hip-hop artist/ R&B songwriter from Minnesota, attempts to connect with listeners by straying away from the popular topics of money, drugs & violence.

Biography

Jme, born Jamie Dykema, was raised in Orange County California, where he discovered his love for music. His earliest influences were Too Short, Tupac, Paperboy, EPMD, N.W.A, Ice Cube, The Fu-Schnickens & DJ Quick. He recorded his first song at the age of nine, started recording CDs and selling them to classmates at school. He then met up with Minneapolis-based producer Andy Sybilrud, who produced a few higher quality tracks. These tracks ended up being heard by Ben Obi, another Minneapolis-based producer who is producing Jme's debut album.