Current crown holder of the Hot 97 radio ready 2012 show case—leader, innovator, and gifted defines 21 year old female artist G.I. Jayne aka Jiggy Jada. She hails from East New York but represents Staten Island where she was raised. Humble and graceful yet her confidence is undeniable. Along with her ability to perform and deliver, she is both humbling and diverse. G.I. Jayne dominates the stage with her powerful voice and strong presence. Openly lesbian, she cares not of who opposes slaying nay-Sayers with her verbal intellect and intricate views. She proves talent over rules hate any day.
G.I. Jayne’s musical gifts have enabled her to write her own music, making waves and stirring up conversations about this talented artist, and her ability to transcend more than a memorable beat, but the ability to convey real life through her hard hitting, truthful, and at times even tender lyrics.
With her mother, Jacquelyn, in her corner managing her, the dynamic duo is breaking all rules necessary to achieve their goal: introducing a fresh and innovative voice to the Hip Hop genre. She is representing MMOB Entertainment (Mynding My Own Bizness) well. G.I Jayne’s latest work, along with her long anticipated current project—G.I. Jayne Purple Heart mix-tape, hosted by Big Dawg Pitbulls Dj Magic—can be found on her website: www.jiggyjada.com
G.I. Jayne's motive is simply to encourage the youth to believe in themselves while opening up this generations eyes to the darkness they’re sometimes trapped in. Moving with militancy and diligence she is prepared for war and fights for the cause. A visual perspective of her talent can be seen in her latest video “Take a Ride" Ft J- Hustle; a vivid ode to her upbringing on Staten Island.
In hot demand for her creativity and electrifying performances, G.I. Jayne has been making her way throughout the states performing at various venues, and being interviewed by radio personalities wanting to know more about whom she is and getting a taste of what she is bringing to the Hip Hop genre.
Up against fierce competition, G.I. Jayne proved that she has what it takes to follow in the steps of Hip Hop giants. June, 2012 she blew the competition away and was crowned New York’s Hot 97’s My Song Is Radio Ready Summer Series Champion; making her in demand. She followed up with a performance at Modern Marvels 2 at The Full Cup, and a performance at NYC’s Club 28 hosted by Hot 97.
MMOB ‘s first lady, G.I. Jayne is more than a performer. She is an artist, dedicated to her craft and social consciousness. Drawing from her own struggles, she created Stop Bullying. A powerful song that speaks to the harsh realities of bullying that has been causing grief and pain to many victims. G.I. Jayne, along with her management teamed up with IlluminArt Productions, a non-profit organization that enables people of all ages to find solutions to complex challenges through theater and performance. Together, they combined the crafts of music and theater to help bring attention to this growing problem.
G.I. Jayne aka Jiggy Jada is continuing to make a name for herself not only in the music world, but in the hearts and minds of the socially conscious that want to make a difference. Along with her management, MMOB, G.I. Jayne is here for the long run…making music and creating social change.
"Nas is my favorite rapper, and the 90s era is the story of my life. I live for music and die for truth rather they accept it or not.” G.I. Jayne