Video: Jahzel – “Carefree” 

Chicago Rapper Jahzel Releases New Video From Upcoming Album Releasing July 2nd



Critical Praise for Jahzel:

“Jahzel’s first impression is a solid one.” –  The Smoking Section

“This is music with few hang-ups…perfect for a summer hip-hop playlist.” – PrefixMag

The Video:

Jahzel’s newest video “Carefree” will have you ready to kick your legs up and relax for the rest of the summer. Next week, July 2nd Jahzel is releasing his newest project In Gods Image, a perfect summer project to vibe to as you ride around with your windows down.”I wanted to capture a chilled, relaxed, fun and youthful vibe,” he explains. The “Carefree” video recognizes different summer spots in Chicago that Jahzel spends time on a typical summer night.

The video premiered today by  OkayPlayer, is the third release from In God’s Image, an album that primarily focuses on the trials and tribulations the Chicago rapper has faced. This song takes  a smooth turn from the rest of the album with the mission of showcasing a ” carefree ” attitude of no stress, just chilling and hanging out with friends. “I was inspired by the interactions of my friends when we’re just hanging out, and I wanted to bring that to a visual. ”

Watch the video here:

Check out the OkayPlayer premiere:

Please contact Michelle or Dan if interested in talking with Jahzel.

Jahzel Background:

It’s no secret that Chicago is one of the epicenters of youth culture right now. While Drill music represents one element of the vibrant Chi-town scene, Jahzel, a native of the North Side/Uptown section of the city, balances soulfully tangible songwriting with trunk-rattling production. Though young, Jahzel boasts a track record that includes ghostwriting Top 40 hits for internationally renowned acts, a debut mixtape that featured platinum producer and friend KELil B, and JBar from Soulja Boy’s SODMG, and features with Datpiff, Fake Shore Drive, Thisis50, MTV2, and MTV’s Suckerfree Sunday. Now putting the last touches his final free mixtape release, In God’s Image, Jahzel looks to raise the stakes yet again. The project will feature extensive production from Maybach Music Group/Wale producer Tone P, a Chicago-heavy feature list that includes Noelz Vedere, Mathien, A-Cross, Meagan McNeal, and Whitney Rene, and a plethora of videos for his most refined offering to date. In God’s Image will be released on July 2nd, 2013 via The Black Key Collective.



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“Carefree” Video:


“Chapters” Video:


“In God’s Image”:

“Inner City Kid”:

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