In 2015, J Monty took the Christian Hip Hop World by storm with amazing projects Level 54 and Second Born. Second Born spun the innovative single 100 Bars Pt 3, which went viral on Facebook and Youtube.
In Wade-O’s sit down with J Monty, the Atlanta MC discusses where he has been the past couple of years, what he has on the horizon and why there is pressure to compromise in the CHH World.
1:12 – Nearly dying in NYC during his first visit
2:43 – What Record Label He has Signed With
3:17 – What Made Him Sign a Recording Contract
4:50 – The transition from doing it all to working with a team
6:50 – The Sound He is shooting for on this new project
7:40 – Gospel Music Influence on him
8:40 – Gospel Music Industry being open to Hip Hop
9:54 – The Pressure to Compromise to make it in the industry
14:24 – Is CHH is out of balance?
18:30 – Will there be a 100 Bars Pt 4?
19:25 – The Making of 100 Bars Pt 3
25:30 – His biggest influences musically
27:12 – His song writing process
30:02 – Innovation in the early years of Hip Hop
33:00 – 10 years from now, what will people say about J Monty
35:20 – J Monty Freestyle
Executive Produced by DJ Wade-O
Footage Shot by Daniel at Noble Creatives
Video Edited by Daniel at Noble Creatives
Audio Edited by Daniel at Noble Creatives
Intro and Creative Direction by JBTZ XCLSV