The Wrekless head honcho from Los Angeles releases a new song fresh off the release of his Under The Radar debut. Expect the follow up project The Mission Back To The Terminal to be released this upcoming Summer.
“I don’t ever let them tell me there are any limits man.,” says an excited Jet 2 who’s real name is Jonathan Ihejeto. “Every time I approach a song or a new project, I always approach it with the mind set that will allow me to try and be the best possible artist that I can be to create the best music for the people.” Jet 2 speaks with such confidence and faith, it’s no wonder why Twenty-year-old Jonathan Ihejeto, is amassing quite the following. Jet 2 believes in his music, and the messages behind it.
Born to Nigerian Parents, Music was always apart of the rapper Jet 2’s life growing up. As an early youth, artist such as 2Pac Shakur, Snoop Dogg, The Notorious B.I.G., and Eminem helped shape Jet 2’s love for music, and allowed for Jet to find a unique love for the genre, and the culture. Jet 2 can recall many instances in which he would just fall in love with the radio at young age. Jet 2 was born with the love for music because it is in his genes; he is the son of Jerry Ihejeto which is a musician himself.
Jet 2 enrolled at Susan Miller Dorsey High School in Los Angeles, California. “Around school, people would rap, and have freestyle battles, that would draw crowds and I wanted to see if I was actually as good as I thought I was. I would rap and draw high praise from the crowds attending, and I took that as a reflection of how could I was, and how good I could possibly be. So that’s when I started recording any and everywhere that I could, and that’s when I started to focus on honing my craft, and approaching music as a possible career path, and not a hobby.” All throughout high school, Jet 2 recorded a plethora of songs, and freestyles, that attributed to his name garnering a buzz in his neighborhood.
There are plenty of things in the future to look forward from the artist known as Jet 2. His project, “The Mission Back To The Terminal” is due out in June and with Jet 2’s prolific work ethic, there is no telling what the future holds for him. With everything involving Jet 2’s music, he is determined to make sure that his product his a reflection of his views on life, and his values as well. Jet 2 states, “When you do music, and actually take it seriously as a career, you then have a voice.” Jet 2’s music is filled with stories about everyday life, and the struggles the average person encounters in trying to make a life better for himself, and the people around him. Jet 2 also speaks on having a voice, and possibly having music that can define the situations that his peers are facing right now. Jet 2 also states that. “With my music, I have a true desire to express my inner most desires and the world that surrounds me. I want my music to be an expression of myself, my team, my peers, and my culture because at the end of the day, I do this for my culture and I hope that everyone can hear that in my music.”