Jahzel

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Only a true Chicagoan can fully understand the city’s hustle mentality – simultaneously holding down multiple jobs while going to school, taking care of our families, and being active in our communities, all while pursuing our dreams and goals. It’s the Chicago way.

Chicago-born musician Jahzel, eats, sleeps, and breaths that mentality: “We [Chicagoans] are hustlers in general; we get it done,” he says proudly. “I am telling the story about Chicago that hasn’t been told – that along with the bad things that are happening, there are plenty of positive things going on. This is the real story of Chicago and I think people can relate to it.” Jahzel has always been a proud Chicagoan, and his most recent project, The Wake Up, is an ode to the city he holds dear.

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Press Releases

Following the Release of His Album, The Wake Up, Jahzel and His Team Prep For Hometown Show In the Fifth Episode of Their Webisode Series, Presented by HipHopDX
Premiered by Chicago’s RedEye, the Windy City Rapper Follows the Release of His Album, The Wake Up, With a Captivating Visual
Following the Release of His Album, The Wake Up, Jahzel and His Team Prep For a Meeting At Viacom In the Fourth Episode of Their Webisode Series, Presented by HipHopDX
Following the Release of His Album, The Wake Up, the Chicago Rapper and His Management Team Leave Town For a Press Run
With His Album, The Wake Up, Releasing Next Week, Jahzel Lets Loose a Love Letter To His City, Premiere via Okayplayer
Chronicling the “Other” Side of Chicago Rap is Jahzel’s The Wake Up, Premiere via HotNewHipHop
HipHopDX Presents Jahzel & The Black Key Collective’s Webisode Series, Episode
Chicago Rapper Speaks On His Love For Chi-Town & Promises To Remain Faithful to the City In New Single, Premiere via HotNewHipHop
Premiered By 2DopeBoyz, Jahzel Asks “Who Is You?!” In Dark, Flashy Visual
Like the NBA Legend That the XXL-Premiered Track is Named After, This Chicago Rapper is Willing To Assist
Jahzel Releases Video For First Single Wake Up From Forthcoming Album The Wake Up
Chicago’s Jahzel Find Inspiration In His Local Scene, Shares 2nd Single
HipHopDX Announces October 7th Release Date of the Chicago Rapper’s Forthcoming Album, Talk Unique Marketing Strategy In An Interview
Jahzel Shares All Sides On New Free Album In God’s Image, Available Today
OkayPlayer Premieres New Jahzel Visual For “Carefree,” In God’s Image Album Out July 2
Prefix Mag Premieres Jahzel’s Smooth Track “Carefree,” From In God’s Image
The Smoking Section Premieres New Jahzel Video “Chapters,” Album Out July 2
DJ Booth Premieres Second Single From In God’s Image; Album To Be Released July 2
Potholes In My Blog Premieres New Video For Upcoming Mixtape In God’s Image Releasing June 3rd

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