Singer / Songwriter
(Actor, Producer, Superhero, and more!)
Born in Norfolk, VA and raised in Virginia Beach(757!), J.None got his start singing in the teen choir at the tender age of 12. By 14, he began entertaining audiences at the world famous Apollo Theater in Harlem, NYC as part of Amateur Night and Top Dog talent competitions. Featured in the September 2008 issue of “GQ”, he was selected to perform for Grammy Award-Winning super producer Timbaland. In addition, he was also selected as the Virginia-Pilot, Inside Business “Most Valued Business Supporter” for his "National Anthem" performances at Inside Business honoree ceremonies.
J is very giving when it comes to his gift. He has performed at various community concerts sponsored by Kollission Records, donating all proceeds to the Children’s Kings Daughters Hospital Miracle Network. In 2011 he attained International recognition for placing in the Top 32 on Simon Cowell’s newest talent show The X-Factor as ¼ of the young Pop group 4Shore. Audiences love his hilarious demeanor on stage and his
Mr. Like None Other shows that he is well rounded as he also plays the piano, the violin, and the guitar. He studied music performance at Virginia Commonwealth University and is a graduate of Full Sail University with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Music Production. None likes to wear the acting hat and the comedy hat from time to time, as he’s been casted in productions at Disney and Alhambra Theatre. J auditioned for Season 14 of the hit Fox singing competition American Idol and advanced to the Top 48.
Currently, he is the frontman for Navy band Northwest Passage, working on original music and producing/writing for other artists via Soundbetter.com, including his nephew, "Naz G." You can find J.None’s newest music on all digital outlets, available now for downloading and streaming!