We got to know of J-Lee few months ago. Our CEO Lydia Freeman posted a status on Facebook “Looking for Liberian Music to feature on my YouTube Channel ” J-Lee first email us three of this hits songs title “Super Star “, “You”, “Kangaroo” and he recently send us “Meant To Be” All of these songs show us how talented, and determined J-Lee is. The artist has captured #GISELLEMAGAZINE heart and so many Liberian as well. Please take few minutes to read his amazing bio and get to know more about our profile King of September 2017.
Name: Jonathan Lee Pratt
Stage Name: J-Lee
Genre: Afro Pop, Rap
Record Label: Unsung Artiste
Date of Birth: January 3, 1995
Place of Birth: Number 2 Compound, Buchanan-Grand Bassa County (Liberia)
Current Residence: Deftraco Estate Tema, Ghana
Education: College Dropped Out
Occupation: Recording Artiste
Kids: Rufus Pratt
Favorite Sports: Soccer
Hobbies: Drawing, Eating and FreeStyling
Relationship: Single (Ladies he is Single)
Jonathan Lee Pratt, who goes by his stage name J-Lee, is an emerging Liberian afro pop Artistbased in Ghana. J-Lee unfortunately lost his mom during the LIBERIAN CIVIL WAR at the age of 6, and grew up in Monrovia-Liberia with his Dad, Siblings, and Grandparents. He completed primary school in 2010-2011 and then enrolled at The African Methodist Episcopal University (AMEU) Monrovia-Liberia. But unluckily for him, he was unable to complete Episcopal University due to financial problem.
During the EBOLA crisis in Liberia, J-Lee was granted a travelling opportunity by a family-friend name ‘Mr. Tubman’. On April 6, 2015, He then travelled to Ghana. According to reliable source, J-Lee was thrown out, and this young talent has been hustling on his own in the city of Accra, Ghana.
The Young artist who started his musical career in the early part of February 2016, has a hand full of nice and inspiring songs that could hit the African and international market with just having the right people at the right time.
J-Lee released his first single titled ‘Africa unite’ which he featured one Ghana based Liberian Artiste called Nilo Brown in February 2016. His humbleness and talented mind is taking him far out there. He has been interviewed on radio stations like L-NET RADIO LIBERIA, KASAPA FM GHANA, LIVE FM GHANA, and LM RADIO GHANA.
And he has performed on some top events like KUMASI FASHION WEEK 2017, ACCRA MEN FASHION WEEK 2016-2017, MISS KRUNT 2017, MISS PRAMPRAM 2017, and also he was one of the three guest artistes including Yaa Pono, and Ebony at the LIVE FM-CENTRAL UNIVERSITY 919 SHOW 2017 GHANA
He has no Manager nor Sponsor. While in the struggle as a Self-Supported and Self-Managed artist, the young artist has been dropping singles month after month. He has dropped songs like‘Hustle Real Hard, Be Cool, YOU, Kangaroo, Super Star, Mutual Feelings, For My One, I Pray, and now he’s out with his latest single titled ‘MEANT TO BE’ which he featured one of Ghana’s princesses when it comes to vocals NELLA GH. And most of his works have been produced by young Ghanaian producer named Drillix Beatz.
Check out J-LEE’s works on IG, Twitter, Sound Cloud, and Youtube @J-LeeMuzic
LISTEN TO His new single:
LIB– GH collabo New Dropped Afropop-LoveSong Press Play (Audio Slide)
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J-Lee: Meant To Be ft. Nella Gh #LibMusicAllDay
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By – Lydia Freeman.