Need a gift for a gifted musician?
Start. Finish. Repeat... A pattern known all to well by rapper, songwriter, producer, an=d self-taught composer Jay Bull. A pattern that will undoubtedly lead to many successes. An array of talents such as his breeds efficiency and independence while placing him in elite company in relation to the most accomplished names and faces in music. These same names and faces are a part of The Bull's inspiration and help fuel his journey to inspire you as well.
Hailing from East St. Louis, Jay Bull is a highly original and versatile artist. He prefers originality to conformity not only in his music, but in all aspects of life. "Taking and running with something that everybody is doing means that it will never truly be yours" He says. "I take pride in my accomplishments and failures because I know they are my own." This trait is quickly realized when sampling any of his work as it always garners praise and everyone from his fans to studio engineers or fellow MC's including Machine Gun Kelly will attest to never hearing a sound like Bull's.
Born in San Diego, California, Jason Deal moved to his hometown at a very young age. His love of music spawned early as well. He got ahold of a trumpet at age 9 and never let go. Nothing was safe... from college fight songs to "Mo Better Blues," The Bull was all over it. A small interest in piano and drums soon followed. His brother was just as hypnotized by the siren song of music and together they performed duets for family and friends. Jay Bull became interested in hip hop after hearing Eightball's classic "Lost" album. Along with a few friends he started to learn the craft and wrote, produced, and recorded a few demo songs. It wasnt until after his brother's untimely death as a teen that he truly embraced his passion to be a lyricist. Truly inspired and with the purpose of fulfilling his brother's vision he strived to expand his talent and touch all who would listen. He attended college at Marquette University and has since been on a mission...