About Yung JayR
Yung JayR was born Kenneth Carpenter Jr. in Bronx, New York. 5 years later he moved to Dayton, Ohio. Was about 5 years after that when he fell in love with hip-hop. He did music with his older brother and brother’s friends. JayR recorded his first song at the age of 14. It was a hit. After doing that and rapping in front of big crowds he soon figured out that this was his love.
He dropped his first co-entitled mix tape “Steppin Out”. People began to see that JayR was something new to listen to. His sound is more than Midwest. His is like a mixture of Midwest, east coast, and south. The Ohio native has performed in many shows around the nation including Ohio, Georgia, Texas, and New York.
His fan base continues to grow because of his universal sound. His next CD is dropping summer 2010 and is titled “Bread Winner”. If you want to hear good music and be inspired Yung JayR is who you’re looking to listen too. The 19-year old, up and coming Ohio rapper is going to be the Next Hip-Hop/Rap superstar.