Jordan Houston, known by his stage name Juicy J, is an American rapper, songwriter, and record producer from Memphis, Tennessee. He is one of the founding members of the southern hip hop group Three 6 Mafia, which formed in 1991. In 2002, he released his solo debut album, Chronicles of the Juice Man.
In 2011, Juicy J announced that he was a part-owner and A&R rep for Wiz Khalifa’s Taylor Gang Records. The following year he signed a solo deal with Columbia Records and Dr. Luke’s Kemosabe Records. Juicy J released, Stay Trippy, his third studio album under these labels in 2013. His singles “Show Out,” featuring Big Sean and Young Jeezy, along with “Bounce It,” helped the album debut at number four on the Billboard 200 chart. Within the first week of sales, 64,000 copies of Stay Trippy were sold in the United States.
Juicy J is well known for his part in Katy Perry’s single “Dark Horse” off of her fourth album Prism. He is also largely known for his part in Mike Will Made It’s single “23,” which also features Miley Cyrus and Wiz Khalifa. Juicy J announced a release of a fourth album due to be released sometime this year. The album is titled, The Hustle Continues.
Juicy J at The Mohawk
Tuesday, September 2, 2014
Tickets: $ TBA – ON SALE 6/6 @ 10AM
Doors: 6 PM