JumpMan has truly mastered the art of rapping, which is proven easily by his releases. His innovative artistry has created invigorating cultural masterpieces that can sure induce a "high" on any type of listener, offering an escape from reality by means of vibrant and detailed soundscapes.
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What Musical Genre Do You Feel Best Describes Your Music And How Would You Describe Your Sound?
Hip-Hop best describes my genre. JumpMan knew by the age of 22 that he wanted to be involved with music. He self-released his first mixtape World Outside My Window in late 2018 as JUMPMAN. In mid 2019, JUMPMAN released a soundcloud project called, The Chronicles. In 2019, Christopher Thornton founded Frontrunnaz Entertainment, through which JUMPMAN and his labelmate Dria would self-release their own projects. In 2019, JUMPMAN released his first official single titled Book of Life followed by the single Pills in 2020 off of his upcoming mixtape World Outside My Window 2
JUMPMAN’s first single off his second mixtape was produced by VohnBeatz producer for artists like Denzel Curry, Lecrae, Lupe Fiasco, Skylar Grey. It features production from a host of producers from the Dallas-Fort Worth area.
How Did You Get Your Name? Is There A Story?
JumpMan played high school basketball which lead to him playing collegiate basketball at Alameda College in Northern California. The name came from his love of Michael Jordan as kid and his fascination with Space Jam.
What Are or Have Been Your Musical Influences?
Logic, Kendrick Lamar, J Cole and Outkast to name a few.
What Are You Working On Now? Any Future Collaborations We Can Look Forward To?
Currently JumpMan is in the middle of releasing his 2nd mixtape titled World Outside My Window 2. JumpMan has EP titled Early Retirement he will be release later this year.
What Is Your Ultimate Goal In The Music Industry? What Is Your Plan Of Action?
To share my life and struggles and solutions with my fans. To give the answers to the daily problems they encounter. Life is about the energy you share and helping people see their is always a light at the end of the tunnel.
What Is Your Favorite Track To Perform Live and Why?
Broken off my upcoming EP Early Retirement. The song outlines my challenges of coming from a broken home. My parents divorced when I was really young.
What Has Been The Biggest Challenge In Your Career Thus Far?
Breaking through the glass ceiling trying to get more exposure.
What’s Your Typical Songwriting Process?
My collaborating with producers on ideas that come up in my everyday life. Writing about being me and normal shit... Not everyone has clothes, cars and a bad chick.
How Has Social Media Influenced Your Career As An Artist?
I really don't like social media but I understand the importance of it. I talk about my challenges with social media in my music and on my social media platforms.
What Are Some Tracks and Artists Currently On Your Playlist?
Smino, Griselda, Logic
What Did You Do Before You Started Making Music?
Fixed cellphones and played basketball.
Any Advice For Young People (Men or Women) That Want To Succeed In The Music World?
Stay focused and don't stop!!!
What Would You Change In The Music Industry If You Were A Top Music Executive?
All of the focus on fame and things that don't last.
How Do You Feel About Originality?
It’s a must, we are all influenced by someone, but you should develop originality out that.