.................... .. .. Sleep, also known as" sleepy eyed jones", was born just outside of Philadelphia,Pennsylvania .Growing up under two older brother's,sleep was raised around hip-hop,and learned to appreciate"good lyrics", and crafty word play.At the age of 15, Sleep wrote his first rhyme, realizing he had a gift. .. .. Sleep visited his father, whom was born and raised in Detroit,Michigan,Every few summer's, since he was a little boy. At the age of 16,Sleep made a few bad descisions, which resulted in him living on the streets.Feeling it was time for a change, Sleep moved to Detroit, and attended Central High. .. ..
With a hunger growing for ryhming, in 1997 Sleep met three guys from the EastSide of Detroit,and formed the group " The Young Gunz ", this was before Rocafella's Chris and Neef , (not a diss) . Sleep auditioned and signed a six month contract with Inner.Circle.Entertainment . feeling the descision he made , was the wrong one , Sleep went solo , performing at Co- Co's house of comedy ameture night , as well as other talent shows . Residing on the WestSide , he built relationships with different artist & labels .
Sleep has really stepped his game up lyrically. Feeling the time is now ,Sleep is currently working on the album titled" SLEEP DEPRIVATION . Sleep had recently released a " 25" track mixtape called "no doze" , the second project , the first was " INSOMNIA " .
Sleep, is now pushing his single " REAL " , all over the city getting alot of positive feedback . Sleep has performed on over one hundred shows , was the 1st week winner of " DETROIT IDOL " , as well as the winner of a cash prize in " TWO " performance competition's letting the game know he is here , and a force eo be reconed with .