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Step Daddy J / Bio

Tha J Child grew up in Broadmour , a neighbourhood in South Central Richmond B.C. As a kid , Step Daddy J enjoyed Transformers , Pro Wrestling and Hip Hop . While other kids his age where into Def Leperd and Black Sabbath , J was into Run DMC , Fat Boys and Boogie Down Productions . This was all in the 80's .. ( Step Daddy J was born in 1979 , when rap was created .. )
Step Daddy J started rappen when he was 10 years old in 1990 . Public Enemy , EPMD , Naughted By Nature , House Of Pain , PM Dawn where some strong early influences . In Grade 5 at Richmond Christian Elementary in 1989/1990 , a Grade 6 kid called Randy Bowles liked Vanilla Ice and Nilli Vanilli , But Step Daddy J told Randy he liked Naughty By Nature and Public Enemy More .
One friday afternoon after school Step Daddy J was walking down Williams Road when he found a NWA tape Cassette lying on the ground . After listening to NWA at home , everything changed !!
Step Daddy J started High School September 1992 and was introduced to Gangsta Rap by his East Indian Class Mates . They taught tha J Child about Ice T , Ice Cube , N.W.A. , Ghetto Boys and Luke . Step Daddy J loved this harder version of rap music and became addicted to it . J Child would listen to Kube 93.3 FM , a urban rap radio station from Seattle Washington USA . J child especially tuned in to the top 7 at 7 countdown and the Saturday Night remixes . In the summert of 1992 , Gangta Rap had taken over the airwaves . Dr Dre " Let Me Ride " , Cypress Hill " Insane In The Membrane " N 2 Deep ' Back To The Hotel " .
In the summer of 1992 , Gangta Rap had taken over the airwaves . Dr Dre " Let Me Ride " , Cypress Hill " Insane In The Membrane " N 2 Deep ' Back To The Hotel " .
Fall 1993 Snoop Doggy Dogg's First Ever Single " Who Am I ? " was leaked to Kube 93 and Tha J Child was pumping it all day on his radio and for his homies at grade 9 in Incentive School on Steveston and Shell Road . Fall 1993 and Winter 1994 it was all Dogg Pound Long Beach LBC Music !! Tha LBC was on top ! Nate Dogg , Warren G , Snoop Dogg , Dogg Pound and Domino rulled the Radio and CD Charts . Step Daddy J loved this west coast music !
In the Spring of 1995 , a 15 year old Step Daddy J started hangen out al night long in South East Richmond . Broadmour and Shellmont where the Richmond neighbourhoods Tha J Child woud hang out in . Step Started running around Erington School and lifting weights . Tha J Child wasn't called Step Daddy J yet . That would come in June 1995 . J was talking to a girl and she told him she had to go home for dinner because her step dad told her too . Than J Said these immortal words : " Don't go for Dinner . Stayhere with me . I'm you're Step Daddy ... You're Step Daddy J ! " . And that is where the name Step Daddy J came from .
Step Daddy J came to Richmond High School in September 1995 . At Richmond High and all around Richmond BC Step Daddy started performing in front of his schoolmates and strangers . This prompted the release of Step Daddy J's first album " Croatian Game " .
Step Daddy J worked on Croatian Game from 1995 to 1997 .
Durring this time , Tha J Child would work out for 6 hours a day and had an absolute breathtaking body . The ladies started loving Tha J Child .
Step Daddy J released " Croatian Game " Spring 1997 , 2 nd album " Wisdom " Fall 1997 and 3 rd album" A J Child Christmas " Winter 1997 .
Run-ins with the Law in the late 90's caused J to not release an album for 3 n'half years . Finally " Step Daddy J 2000 " came out in 2000 and ushered in a new era with a new group of rappers like Peter Black and Duece rapping along with Step .

J's 5 th Album " Step Daddy J Christmas 2001 " came out and was a great success with lot's of people buying copies .
J was holding down 2 full time jobs in 2001 and 2002 in South Vancouver and thus crossovered his mass apeal to the Vancouver music crowd . Tha J Child was selling roses in tha day time , and working for Chevron on a graveyard shift . Both of these jobs where on tha corner of Main Street and Marine Drive in South Vancouver . J would do his regular jobs and hustle his C.D.'s on tha side . People would come in drunk to Main and Marine Chevron and buy Step Daddy J albums for $ 10 each .
Step Daddy J would also sell expired food for half price . Tha J Child was makinga lot of money !!
Tha J Child was rolling in doe , but he kept on looking for more .
2002 saw Step Daddy J' 6 th Album " 13 Years In the Game " Come out . In August 2002 , Step Daddy J expended his Jugovich Record Company to Alberta .
Step Daddy J lived in Alberta for 3 years and released his 7 th Album " I Can Get Any Girl In Broadmour " in 2003 and in 2004 Step Daddy J released his 8 th album : " Jugo Style " .
Step Daddy J released compilations and group albums from 2005 to 2008 . Compilations like Richtown Luv , Nature Boy , Jugorich , Richmond Armadelloe$ and Medicine Hat Mauradaz . Step Daddy J was in a group with BCGZ and European Mafia . European Mafia released 10 albums on Jugovich Records and Downlow Records .
In 2007 , Step Daddy J became CEO of Jugovich Records and Downlow Records . In 2008 , Step Daddy J's Homie Peter Black became the CEO of his record company " Black Lagoon Records " .
Jugovich Records , Downlow Records and Black Lagoon Records make up Jugovich Entertainment which Mr. John Danijel Jugovic is the C.E.O. of .
In 2009 Step Daddy J released his 9 th album : " Croatian Sensation " . Step's 9 th album featured new rappers Mista Mead and IZK .
In 2010 Step Daddy J released his 10 th album : " Croatian Sensation " .
Also in 2010 Step Daddy J created his popular You Tube channel : http://www.youtube.com/stepdaddyj
This You Tube Channel features the life and times of Step Daddy J and is very popular in the Internet World !
In 2011 Step Daddy J released his first Double C.D. and 11 th Album : " Double J " . Johnny Juuann was featured in this album .
2012 is out .

General Info

Band Members
Step Daddy J , Peter Black , Johnny Juann , BCGZ , J The Rippa , Duece , European Mafia
Artist Name
Step Daddy J
Home Page
http://www.reverbnation.com/stepdaddyj
Active Since
06/95
Genres
Hip Hop / West Coast Rap / Hyphy

Contact Info

Location
Vancouver, BC, CA
Manager
Mr. John Danijel Jugovic

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