Jeron Benito Champagne Jr. better known as J Champ, is an American Rap/Hip Hop artist. He is a member of Riot Squad South(RSS) sector, founded by Rayquon Elliott AKA Stack Bundles of Riot Squad Far Rockaway in Queens, NY. In honor of his slain comrade, Champ adopted the phrase, “Gorgeous Gansta, Handsome Hustler” to carry on the legend of Stack Bundles
J Champs’ life began interesting to say the least. He was born in a Gainsville, TX prison to a Puerto Rican/Brazilian mother and a Black American father. Perfect and Jeron Benito Champagne Sr. He often makes lite of his own life by saying that he is the son of a Pimp father and a prostitute mother. All this seem to set the stage for a life that impacted his career choice.
The street knowledge of the west, the swagger of the south, and the lyrical ability of the east makes him one of the most entertaining artist to listen to.Talent beyond belief, this young artist was influenced by such artist as Stack Bundles, Crooked I, Joe Buddens, Beannie Segal, Tupac, Wu Tang and E40. The one major contributing artist that influenced his decision to start a career in this field was Kurrupt, after listening to the Dogg Food Cd. Listening to J Champ’s lyrical style, you’ll hear a taste of each of these artist mixed with his own unique blend of life’s learned experiences spit through an amazing array of versatility.
As a member of Riot Squad South, and Menace League, his latest endeavor, J Champ is proving that not only is he talented and ambitious as he earns the respect of his colleagues and fans, but wise in his decisions and all of his endeavors.
IAA INDUSTRY NEWS: What is your music background?
J CHAMP: My father was a singer. I was raised on Motown music
IAA INDUSTRY NEWS: Why do you want to record and release your own music?*
J CHAMP: I have a passion for music, and I have a story to tell. I want to try to touch as many people as I can.
IAA INDUSTRY NEWS: What are your songs about?
J CHAMP: The things I see, go through, and aim to achieve.
IAA INDUSTRY NEWS: Who is your fan base directed towards?
J CHAMP: Anyone who wants to change their life and go from nothing to something. I just want to show by example how it’s done.
IAA INDUSTRY NEWS: Who are your musical influences?
J CHAMP: Stack Bundles, Kurupt, 2Pac, The Game, Joe Buddens, Crooked I, and Jay-Z
IAA INDUSTRY NEWS: How would you describe your music to people?*
J CHAMP: It’s motivating, exciting, and soulful.
IAA INDUSTRY NEWS: What makes you stand out from other artists?*
J CHAMP: My drive makes me stand out. Most people don’t have my wheels, my grit and grind attitude, or my desire to win.
IAA INDUSTRY NEWS: What are some upcoming projects you are currently working on?*
J CHAMP: I am working on my solo album “Mark of a Champion”, my duet mixtape named “Soul Of A Gangsta”, and a group album named “Family Ties.” I am also working on another solo mixtape named “California Reject” where I pick all of my favorite westcoast beats and redo them
IAA INDUSTRY NEWS: What are your career goals? Where do you see yourself in 10 years?
J CHAMP: I want to be a successful entrepreneur with a chain of businesses. In 10 years, I see myself as a stable and successful businessman that could one day give the opportunity to others that has been given to me.
IAA INDUSTRY NEWS: How can your fans access your music and contact you?
J CHAMP: Fans can access my music by going to Industry All Access, Facebook, YouTube, ReverbNation, Twitter, and Google. My fans can contact me via Gmail at email@example.com, via phone (682)333-8992, via Facebook KillaCalCapone@Facebook.com