There’s a reason that name may sound familiar. Jay Q The Legend is an artist on the rise, with his most recent release ‘Amazing Girl’ topping charts all over the world.
But behind the success is a story of hardship and challenge that JayQ has had to overcome to get to where he is now.
Physically and emotionally abused by his step-father, JayQ had to overcome a world of trauma and channel his pain into music.
As soon as he was able, JayQ managed to escape the cycle of violence and pain, but after the murder of his father JayQ was left understandably devastated.
Since then, JayQ has turned the tide of misfortune and hardship, defying odds and staying focused by joining the military, completing a degree and an MBA.
Despite already facing more than enough trauma for one individual to bare, JayQ went into life as an adult confronted by a different kind of abuse.
JayQ has channeled his pain into music. Creating feel-good tracks that are uplifting and joyful.
His story, whilst heartbreaking, is also incredibly inspiring – a true show of perseverance and determination that tugs at our heart strings.
Proud to no longer be afraid of using his voice, JayQ shares an inspiring piece of advice.
After everything he’s been through, he’s certainly deserving of his name.
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Written By: Jessica Rowe