Jabee is quickly becoming one of the midwest’s top hip hop acts, With the 2008 release of his Blood is the New Black album last year produced mostly by DJ VADIM. Also being named one of URB magazines next 1000, and being voted for several OKC Hip Hop awards,HE has toured and opened for various acts ranging from Big K.R.I.T and The Clipse to performing along side A$AP Rocky and Dom Kennedy and Although Jabee has been doing this for a long time, it seems like this is just the start of a long winding trail to reach all the goals Jabee has set fourth for himself.
Jabee has been getting alot of love and support from the underground hip hop world. Jabee has been featured on www.illroots.com with his guest spot on the higly downloaded Mike Waxx – DOOMED mixtape, to being featured on 2dopeboyz, Complex, Egotrippin, and OkayPlayer. Jabee has been able to embrace different cities while opening for the “into the wild tour” with Killer Mike, EL-P and performing on the Skull candy stage on the warped tour, Hot import nights tour and several Scion Session dates. Jabee Linked with DJ’s Mick Boogie, Terry Urban and their PressPlay Show to Release “Must Be Nice” mixed by Mick Boogie, The Mixtape featured some of Jabee’s best work with Production by DjGreen Lantern, 9th Wonder, Black Spade, Picnic Tyme,and DJ Vadim, and features from Hip Hop heavy weights like Blu, Oddisee, LMNO, Black Spade, Johnny Polygon, XV, and EL prez.
Jabee was also asked to contribute a track for the Official Boondocks Season 3 mixtape hosted by Talib Kweli and David Banner.
Jabee released Lucky Me presented by DJbooth.net and IM King clothing in 2011 considered some of his best work yet, and has reached over 40,000 Downloads, with Production from Woodys Produce, Hannibal King, Commissioner Gordon, Ira G, and others. It features King Mez, Naledge (kidz in the hall) , and others.
Jab most current work is a 7” vinyl project in collaboration with producer EL-P the side A single “Stephanie” is currently in rotation on college radio and xm stations and is still gaining momentum for the release of the 7″ release.
In October 2013, Jabee signed with Murs316.