Jordan Houston (born April 5, 1975), better known by his stage name Juicy J, is an American rapper, record producer and Academy Award-winning songwriter. He is best known as co-founder and a member of the duo Three 6 Mafia. He is also the younger brother of fellow member, Project Pat. His second solo album, Hustle Till I Die, was released June 16, 2009. He won an Academy Award for Best Original Song for "It's Hard out Here for a Pimp". In December 2011 Juicy J confirmed rumors that he was the newest member of Wiz Khalifa's "Taylor Gang." He is featured with other members of Taylor Gang on the cover of Source Magazine's May 2012 issue. Juicy J is most notable for his crunk style of rapping, highlighted by his "heavy-breathing" and "stomping" background sound effects. Juicy J's production style is characterized by fast-rolling high hats, sharp snares, and deep cinematic bass. He also incorporates samples from classic soul artists such as Willie Hutch, David Ruffin, and Isaac Hayes. Juicy J recently signed a solo deal with Dr. Luke label Kemosabe via Columbia records. His chart topping single "Bandz A Make Her Dance" that was created in a 2 bed room apartment in Washington, DC....
Top 10 songs on the iTunes Store for March 5:
1. "Happy" (from "Despicable Me 2"), Pharrell Williams
2. "Let It Go," Idina Menzel
3. "All of Me," John Legend
4. "Magic," Coldplay
5. "Dark Horse," Katy Perry (feat. Juicy ...
iTunes' Official Music Charts for the week ending March 3, 2014:
1. Happy (From "Despicable Me 2"), Pharrell Williams
2. Talk Dirty (feat. 2 Chainz), Jason Derulo
3. Dark Horse (feat. Juicy J), Katy Perry
4. All of ...
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Kid Rock, Snoop Dogg, Alabama Shakes and Jerry Lee Lewis are among the 60-plus acts scheduled to perform at the Beale Street Music Festival in May.
The lineup announced Thursday also includes Foster the People, Joan Jett ...