King Jalaw is a 20 year old music artist and producer with many talents. His passion for music started when he was only 7 and started taking piano lessons. He wouldn't dream of becoming a recording artist until hearing his older brother's mixtape CD for the first time. Now as a member of Gem City Collective he hopes to inspire others with his music and to bring a spotlight back to his hometown Dayton, Ohio the "Gem City".
King has always been fascinated by music and live performances. From learning new songs on the piano, to singing in talent shows, and even acting in school plays. King always wanted to be in the spotlight entertaining others. He met his close friend Lucien (Soulucien) in middle school where they formed their first rap/dance group under another alias. They would later meet more talented individuals in high school and after graduation that they would constantly collaborate with and eventually form The Gem City Collective.
King recently released his debut EP "START" on all streaming services and is releasing more music all 2018 along with a lot more content and live events! Join King Jalaw on his journey as he faces the everyday struggle of love and pain; and as he searches for the joy of peace and enlightenment.