Jamie "Spade Da Boss" Pate was born and raised in Detroit,MI. In His early years he lived on Fenkell but once he turned 10 years old he moved on the westside of 7mile. He started rapping at the age of 12 with his friends at school while lunch was occuring. His first unoffical mixtape was composed in the year of 2009 called "All Black Tip". This CD was made by Spade and his childhood crew Detroit Dough Boyz(DDB). Despite the laziness of DDB Spade sold 300 copies of "All Black Tip" on his own on the streets. After he found out how much people liked his music he got serious about being an artist and went solo. He had a turning point in his life when his sister,Diamond MCcoullugh died from a asthma attack on april 4,2009. Do to the depression and stress Spade gave up on rapping until he met Nefu Da Boss, Diamonds fiance. Spade realized his sister was chasing a similar dream and that they had the same goal,which was to move their family out of "the hood" and take care of them. At the age of 16 Spade joined Omnipotent Records and became captin (ceo) of the independent label and released his 1st offical mixtape, 'Live Forever....Death To My Enemies' in the fall of 2011 . Even though his current single 'looking like this' ft. Nefu was on Detroit radio he generated most of his fame with a "hood anthem" titled '7mile goon', which never had radio play. This song was on the "All
Black Tip" CD and had a stunning 600 ringtone downloads in a month. Spade Da Boss is a name that is growing everyday along with his label and his recent group 'Team Loudpack' founded by him.