So J-Hen drops off a new record today for us “On To The Next” featuring Yng Rell, and here’s what he had to say about his inspiration on the record and some other fun facts you didn’t know.
1. Was On To The Next Inspired by a relationship?
Yes. Heartbreak, life lessons, growing and maturing inspired On To The Next.
2. Tell us your top 5 R&B singers?
1. Charlie Wilson
2. Michael Jackson
3. James Brown
5. R. Kelly
3. Why do you feel your music is different from other artist?
I draw my inspiration from some of the greatest creative legends, but what makes my music different is how I tell my story.
4. Tell us who J-Hen is:
I’m a son of God, I’m the son of James and Velicia, I am a storyteller who tells vivid stories through my music.
5. Do you feel that Texas is making an impact on the music industry?
Yes. Texas provides a lot of venues, festivals and concerts for live music.
6. At what age did you start listening to R&B music?
I was listening to R&B my whole life. That’s how I got here lol.
7. What can you say has been your struggle as an artist?
The struggle was finding my image and sound in the beginning.
8. Do you have a crazy story about how you got here like most other artist?
A crazy story was when my parents caught me in my room singing to girls.
9. Where do you see yourself in the next 5 years?
Grammy’s, BET, MTV, and any other television stations in the next 5 years.
10. What is your follow up to On To The Next?
The follow up will be released at my release party December 3, 2016 in Dallas, Texas