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Jason Lee "Jay-E" Epperson is a St. Louis-born record producer and DJ. Jay-E rose to fame as the main producer of rapper Nelly's multi-platinum 2000 album Country Grammar which has sold more than 10 million copies worldwide.
Jay-E's DJ experience started at a local St. Louis roller skating rink where he met future St. Lunatics member Ali. It was Ali who introduced Jay-E to the St. Lunatics, which eventually led to Jay-E producing St. Lunatic's member Nelly's first solo album Country Grammar.
The December 2000 issue of Billboard magazine listed Jay-E as number 16 of the Top 100 Producers and number 19 of the Top 100 R&B/Hip-Hop Producers of 2000. On June 7, 2001, Jay-E was presented with two awards from ASCAP for co-writing Nelly's single "Country Grammar (Hot Shit)".
Jay-E has gone on to work with artists such as Joss Stone, Murphy Lee, Three 6 Mafia and Dirt Nasty. Jay-E splits his time between studio production and live DJ sets at various St. Louis and Hollywood clubs.
HYPE MAGAZINE Article about Jay-E
The Return of The Hitmaker: Star Producer, Jay-E talks new projects, Tef Poe and his hopes for St. Louis. Click here to read the article.
NEW SINGLE: Jay-E feat Tef Poe "Smokers Anthem"
"Smokers Anthem" - Jay-E feat Tef Poe, the third track of the new project "Jay E Presents.."
NEW Jay-E Project COMING SOON "Jay-E Presents.."
Jay-E: "The project is going to be entirely hip-hop with a Midwest sound. I will be working with all the top St.Louis artists, and we will be providing traditional hip-hop, trap, east coast, west coast. I am looking to blend all those sounds into this one project instead of creating one sound style." (Source: http://respect-mag.com)
NEW SINGLE: Jay-E feat Keem "Something Bout You"
"Something Bout You" - Jay-E feat Keem , the second track of the new project "Jay-E Presents.."
NEW SINGLE: Jay-E feat Nelly and Chingy "2 Da Side"
Here is the 1st Release from Jay-E’s latest project!!! Nelly and Chingy did this for the City of Saint Louis. Put it to the side and let’s get this paper.
DJ TRIFE TRIZZLE
Trife Trizzle was born and raised in St. Louis, Missouri and lived 9 yrs of his life in Atlanta; where he found the love for producing and DJing. He started to DJ for Ali, of the St Lunatics, then he started Producing for Raekwon’s American Cream Team. Trife is a good force in Derrty ENT as the Official DJ for the lavel and a Producer, in which he has done songs for Nelly on his 2x Platinum Album, Sweat, for a song titled "Down In The Water". This song was the intro song to Nelly’s “Flap Ya Wings” music video. He also produced Ali & Gipp's groundbreaking song “Go Head”.
Since Trife has maintained a successful platform in his position while expanding his repertoire with his production company, TRIFUL TOONES, he can list production and beat making for artists such as Murphy of the ST. LUNATICS, Pimp C, Avery Storm, Louie V, Hakeem the Dream, Legend Camp, Kenny Knox and more to his resume. Triful Toons is now working on projects and sounds for Major Reggae Artists and has expanded its portfolio to an international success.