Jay Weaver better known as JayMellz and formerly known as "J_Mello" is a singer, rapper, songwriter, and producer from Aiken, South Carolina. Jay has a style similar to Drake, but mixed with J.Cole. Heavily influenced by the 90's, he looked up to rappers such as Nas, Common, Mos Def, and Outkast to name a few. Jay also drew inspiration from R&B artists, like Usher, Lloyd, Musiq Soulchild, D'angelo and later Trey Songz.
Jay has released his debut R&B album "HOPELESS ROMANTIC" via iTunes, Spotify, Tidal, and all major digital outlets.
He started singing at the early age of 7 years old, his late Aunt Connie was touched by his voice and encouraged Jay to keep singing. In middle school he discovered he had another talent for rapping and writing. It wasn't until after high school, that Jay started taking his career in music seriously.
Since 2009 Jay has produced and released three projects independently. His ep "Sounds" is available via iTunes and all digital outlets.
He has also been featured on multiple hiphop blogs such as; JassiLu.com
Jay runs his own independent label B.A.S.E. Ent. From 2016 to the summer of 2017 Mellz signed with a small company known as Geecheeboi Records where he released the EP “Vibes". Jay has also worked with DJ Smallz CEO of Southern Smoke, JStaffz a well known producer from Canada, Queen Sheeba of Poetry Vs Hip-Hop and actor Jharrel Jerome from the Oscar winning movie Moonlight.
"I loved how confident JayMellz was in knowing that he will do anything to make it to the top" - Jassi Lu