Explain who you are for those who don’t know
Im Texaco J. A rapper from Houston Currently in LA. I make music for a living.
How did you come up with your name?
My homeboy gave me the name while we were having a conversation about mumble rappers over the phone. I decided to keep it because i felt like it would catch the attention of a specific fanbase who are cool to hang around.
Where are you from?
Northside of Houston, TX
Whats it like growing up where your from?
Its mad diverse. I was lucky. I grew up where its safe. Now its more people hustling in the streets. Im focused on my current success so i can get my parents outta there & into a new pad in The Woodlands.
How did you get into music?
When i was in 7th grade i got tight witt a homie named Chris, who was the best spitter in the middle school. & we was homies, right. So, one day he showed me his studio set up he had in his bedroom and we started rappin in there every day after school. And since then i been craftin my skill to what it is today.
What makes you different than other artists?
What makes me different is the fact that im 100% honest and true to who I am and you care hear that originality in the music.
What are you currently working on?
Im working on a first official mixtape with the help of my cousin Ray Parker Jr. He’s helping me record at the studio in Calabasas.
Anything you would like to say?
To my supporters: Keep pushing to do what you feel is right. That end goal that you been longing for will come to you with much focus. Thoughts have substance.