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Lafayette, Louisiana, United States

Lafayette, Louisiana, United States
Band R&B Pop


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Multi-talented singer, songwriter, dancer, actor, and Billboard Award winning entertainer,JRU STARZ, is a quadruple-threat in the entertainment industry.This Louisiana-native R&B/Pop artist has made his mark in the music business.

JRU STARZ took his audience by surprise with his lively performance at the R&B & HipHop Billboard Awards –snatching the "We hear the future" Billboard Showcase title. The legendary hip-hop artist, Chuck D of the hip-hop group RUN D.M.C, describes in his own words the special performance after the Starz was pronounced the winner: “He won and he did his thing, and that’s what people want to see; excitement, they want to see movement, they want to be entertained”.

Starz has made his way in households through the film industry and to major networks like B.E.T, TV ONE, and CNN with his unforgettable music and acting ability. He shared his talent with the nation during his time featured on B.E.T’S 106 & Park as a spotlight performer, performing his up-tempo single “Where are we”. This single was produced by Anthony M. Jones, a well-known producer who has produced tracks for musicians such as Jamie Foxx, Babyface, Keith Sweat, Keri Hilson, Tank, and Day 26.

Starz gives his fans a special mix of vibrant and heart-felt original music in his newly released album “It’s About Time” now available on iTunes. The only thing more special than the lyrics in each of his personally written songs is the performance he gives each one of those songs. Once you see Starz perform live, you’ll never forget it. Along with his energetic presence, Starz pours out his heart in his music. Inspired through his own personal pain and trials JRU STARZ wrote a song and titled it, "It's a Shame", to spread the message of peace in his community. The lyrics in this song were so powerful that it soon caught the attention of and became the theme song for the "Hope World Wide" Stop the Violence Campaign. The song was headlined on Fox news & CNN.

Along with his noted accomplishments, Starz has also opened for celebrated artists like KC & JoJo, Lyfe Jennings, Anthony Hamilton, and Mary J. Blige and continues to find his way through the industry as multi-talented entertainer. Starz’s resume also includes a few acting roles. He has performed in several plays in his hometown and more recently, landed a supporting role in the movie A Good Man is Hard to Find.

Jru-Starz is currently anindependent artist and is working on future projects. He writes and vocally arranges the majority of his songs. Being completely in love with his music and his work as an entertainer, Starz notes, “my love for music will not allow me to do anything less than to go above and beyond to entertain magnificently”.