Dj Jungle Jesus Biography
Akeem Grant, popularly known as Dj Jungle Jesus is an established Disc Jockey who specializes in Mixtape, Parties and Special Events. He hails from the community of Arnett Gardens, Jamaica which is commonly referred to as “Jungle”. He cemented himself as an undoubtedly talented individual within the music industry and his work is very much adored by many. He decided to coin the name ‘Jungle Jesus’ for himself, as it embraces the place in which he is from whilst providing for him a unique name for his brand.
Jungle Jesus initially came on the scene in the summer of 2013, predominantly from Facebook, as a person who usually write lots of motivational quotes, Snatching the attention of quite a number of females which then lead them to seek advice on relationships matters. The more he did this, the bigger his female fan base grew; and, it was at that point he coined the moniker “DiGyalDemJesus”.
In the summer of 2014, Jungle Jesus decided to try his hand at mixing songs since it was something he had always been passionate about while growing up. He figured since he had already built a fanbase, it would not be as difficult to get them on board in his new venture; Astonishingly, it worked as intended. He then started making mixtapes which are currently being uploaded to his Youtube Channel- DjJungleJesus Popular Mixtapes’. His fans were in full support and followed him every step of the way and shared the links to his work. While most fans embraced and supported him, some chewed his work out about not being good, but those constructive criticisms inspired and motivated him to work even harder as the months went by.
In addition, one of the biggest break of his career came in summer of 2015 when he released his sizzling mixtape “Panty Snitch Dancehall Mix Vol. 1 Summer 2015″ which exceeded 120,000 views in one week on Youtube; and, approximately 2,000 purchases within two months from CD vendors found Downtown (Kingston), Spanish Town, Cross Roads and Half Way Tree.
Following the success of “Panty Snitch”, Jungle Jesus followed up with another mixtape called “Vybz Kartel Lock Behind Captivity Vol. 1 Oct 2015”; which exceeded the success of Panty Snitch and went to over 807,309 Views on Youtube.
Jungle Jesus’s Promotion Ltd promoted Songs and Albums for artistes such as: Beenie Man, Demarco, Double Ddee, D’Angel, Shauna Chyn, Posh Morris, Hood Celebrity, Destiny Sparta, Ding Dong, Kalado, Baby Lawd, Lanz, Amadi, Baby Cham (Cham), Bazza T, Zagga, Aidonia, Vershon, Shawn Ice, Razor B to name a few.