J-Hen is an R&B/Pop Billboard recording artist from the Dallas metroplex area. J-Hen’s latest single, ‘On To The Next’, which is also the title of his recent album, was produced in Miami, FL at the infamous Hit Factory Criteria Recording Studios and garnered over a 110,000 views on Vevo and over 75,000 plays on Soundcloud. The single was written and produced by members of RichGang/Cash Money Record’s production team and features rapper Yng Rell from Danville, VA. The single “On To The Next” embodies a relationship going left after a series of events take place leading up to a heartbroken free person. Similar to an anthem for the newly single, J-Hen may have given Beyoncé a run for her money! The visual brings to life being single and on the prowl. Set in Miami, it's the perfect scenery for an aspiring bachelor.
J-Hen’s passion for music first began at an early age. During his middle school years, he taught himself how to write his own songs and in less than a few months had formed a rap group with a couple of friends. Soon after this time he fused the concept of rapping with singing and began to write, produce, and record music! While still in high school he and his friends released their first LP which included tracks of J-Hen singing. It was after this LP that J-Hen decided to switch over to R&B and he has been writing and producing music ever since.
J-Hen grew up listening to such idols as Michael Jackson, Timbaland, Usher, and Prince to name a few and has developed his own style that is very different with gripping vocals and shredding lyrics that are the heart and soul of his music. J-Hen creates his music from his heart about what he feels and from experiences he has gained from those feelings. He eases listeners into the sensual and hot soulful grooves of his music that will without fail arouse in audiences the sultry images the R&B singer has provided in his vocals. The contagious hooks and playful lyrics will stay etched in the listener’s mind long after the tracks have stopped spinning. With a soulful suavity, the slow, smooth flow of his songs and the fast hyped dance tones will have clubbers gravitating to the dance floors. Listeners will definitely be pulled in by J-Hen's track’s sassy style and tenacious lyrics.
J-Hen is a Grammy member and has also had success on the Billboard Charts with his Single, Sex Instructor, which was on the chart for a total of 10 weeks and peaked at #2 on the Hot R&B/HipHop Single Sales Billboard chart in 2012 and also the Hot Single Sales Billboard chart at #8 for 13 weeks. His album, Envision, which was produced by local producer Demetrius “DBizzy” Smith, peaked at #46 and was on the Billboard chart for two weeks as Heatseekers Album in 2014. His latest album, “On To The Next”, peaked at #8 and was on the Billboard chart for 1 week under Heatseekers – South Central in 2017. As referenced under Charts for Artist J-Hen on Billboard.biz
J-Hen has performed at several major events such as being an Official Showcase Artist for SXSW in 2016, provided entertainment at the Arlington Improv, performed in Toronto, Canada for an All White Yacht Party, performed at the 12th Annual Dallas Music Festival and the Dallas Harambe Festival to name a few. J-Hen is also an advocate for the Texas Scottish Rite Children’s Hospital where he has helped with a fundraiser to donate toys and even sung Christmas carols to the kids at the hospital this past Christmas. He has also had numerous press articles written about him and his music which can be found on his website at www.j-hen.com.
J-Hen says having a strong faith in God, integrity, and a willingness to not accept defeat is what helps him stay grounded. And with the backing of his management team, HipStars Entertainment, big things are on the horizon. J-Hen is showing the world that he is on his way with his incredible writing skills and vocal talent. Follow J-Hen on his musical journey as he will not disappoint.