Originally from Waterloo, Iowa, Jontay Damar Jordan has been singing all his life. As an 8 year old boy, he started performing at his church and in school choirs. He attended Waterloo West High School, where he received his first vocal lessons. He hopes to be the first generation from his high school to have a professional music career.
“I want to inspire a younger generation, and show them that even from a small city, they can reach their goals.”
He has proved to others that his talent is more than localized, and he has branched out into an opening act for several mainstream artists. As a local Iowa performer, he brings a soulful tune with a twist of hip-hop which creates an inventive display.
Since 2004 Jontay has opened for several major artists such as Pleasure P, Lil Scrappy, Twista, Juicy J of Taylor gang, Do or Die, Travis Scott, Project Pat and J. Holiday. He continues to travel to major cities in order to pursue his dream of making an impact in the music industry.
As a freelancer Jontay has spent many years improving himself as an artist.
Jontay has recently released his EP. This project is the first of many upcoming projects which will be based off of an R&B and club like atmosphere. Upcoming artists are featured on his new EP communicating a soulful sound and a real man approach.
“I feel that this project will influence a lot of individuals and many will be able to relate to the music that is presented to them within this album”.
Jontay is a talented artist who keeps his audiences entertained. He understands the value of live performance and what it means to be a true artist. There is no doubt that Jontay has talent, and what you see in his performance will show you that he is a man of passion and perseverance.
Jontay Damar – Takin Over Me [Download]