From touring for the ‘Stop the Bullying’ campaign in Atlanta, to headlining at Warehouse Live! Black Sheep had the opportunity to sit down for an exclusive interview with Cash Money/Rich Gang’s own, Jacquees. Born Rodriguez “Jacquees” Broadnax, in Atlanta, GA, the 21 year-old heart-throb has been in the spotlight since before the release of his first mixtape Round of Applause (August 2011). With the Temptations and The Jacksons: An American Dream as musical influences at the tender age of 9, Jacquees’ talent demanded attention.
Making his presence known around the world, Jacquees is well-known for his notable song covers on YouTube, peaking over 12 million views. However, adding his own flavor, along with his stylistic vocals to create what his fans recall as “Quemixes,” which is just one trait that sets the young star apart of from the rest.
Que is still receiving major recognition and accolades from his most recent album 19 (March 2014). The emerging artist has collaborated with some of the hottest artists in the game, such as: T.I, Young Thug, Rich Homie Quan, Chris Brown and more! These collaborations only help to establish the Atlanta native, and supports the fact that this is only the beginning for the “Jacquees Live” movement. Check out the up close and personal interview with the young star, and be sure to cop the EP 19 on iTunes today!
– Jas @chitychitybangg