“Through his transparency, it was clear to me that Jabee is one of those people who gets it. He understands the world from a larger perspective, and his music and work reflect that understanding. He focuses on honesty within his music, and being authentic—and he encourages other artists to do the same.”
“Jabee’s music has the potential to change the world.” Chuck D personally said on air of his radio program and personal twitter. Jabee was outstanded to hear this from one of the most profound hip hop pioneers. Jabee is a rapper born and raised from Oklahoma City. While his Hometown is not Known for their hip hop culture, his accomplishments have topped locally and national attention. While on NBA lockout, Kevin Durant, had Jabee perform at his All star NBA game. Towards the end of 2013 Jabee was an opener for EL-P & Killer Mike on the “Run The Jewels Tour”. Following the RTJ tour Murs caught wind of Jabee and his music. He offered Jabee a one off LP deal on Mur’s label 316. Dropping in December of 2013 “Everything Was Beautiful and Nothing Hurt” was released. The album “Everything Was Beautiful And Nothing Hurt” debuted at #50 on the itunes charts and is still climbing with physical and digital sales. With national attention and europe attention Murs then asked Jabee to be the main supporting act on the Ice box Tour. For the latter of the 2014 Jabee has been on the road becoming one of the fastest rising stars. as of June 2014, Jabee has appeared in home and sports bars across the country during the 2014 NBA draft. Jabee was a vocal and focal point for a leading role in the new NIKE x Kevin Durant Commercial “The Baddest”. soon after the NIKE commercial, Jabee received some news. Jabee had been nominated by Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (ATAS) for an Emmy, with funnel design group. Shortly after JABEE won a Emmy Award for his performance in “What if”. A solo commercial he wrote and styled for the Science Museum of Oklahoma. Most recently Jabee was invited to Shade 45 in NYC to be featured and interviewed by Sway of “Sway in The Morning”. While on air Jabee was able to show his musical talent but also his likeness, humility, and performance range to the public. All while gaining high praise from Sway and his team at Shade 45 and MTV.