J SLUGHT BRANDING TAKES LIBERIA MUSIC TO THE NEXT LEVEL!
The music industry is a competitive space where relevance is not sure for long. An artist can release a banger now and within few months, he or she could be struggling to be heard or to stay relevant.
An artist after two years of enjoying prominence in the scene could be attacked by his village people and in a backward turn, an artiste once loved by everyone could be disliked and be referred to as an upcoming artiste.
But J Slught never disappoint his fans.
Let’s know more about this versatile young and energetic top rated male vocalist producer and an award winning crooner!
Full Name:Joseph Wessah Tah III, better known by his stage name J Slught, He’s actually a Liberian recording artist, performer, and also an entertainer,he best known for his chart-topping single “Don’t Jeck”.
Place of Birth:
J Slught Born in Harbel, Firestone Liberia.This all in one versatile individual started singing at a tender age. His father Mr. Joseph Wesseh Tah II is a mechanical engineer in the US while his mother Mrs Victoria Swah is a Liberian business woman.
J Slught understands the people in his age bracket and does songs to fit in that bracket is a strategy that is working for him perfectly.
J Slught would be a massive artiste eventually as he has come at a time when Afrobeat is getting a lot of respect all over the world.
Originally with the group Dreams Come True (DCT) boys, the artist established his solo career with the release of his single “Can’t Believe”, one of Liberia’s most remixed songs of all time. He followed up with “Sweet Love” which rose him to prominence and brought him to the spotlight in the Liberian music industry.
In 2019 J Slught won the Liberia Music Awards for “Best New Artist” and is currently signed to BeeVonne Recordz.
One of the top record label in Liberia that believed in branding artist and bringing out their hidden talents.
Background Information: Birth Name: Joseph Wesseh Tah III Born: 21 November 1998 in Harbel Firestone Liberia. Genres:He Does All-But Best known for Afropop and Rnb) Religion: Christian Occupation: Musician Talents: Rapping, singing, dancing, Music Production, playing of keyboard, drums, soccer and basketball. Years Active: 2016-Present
He’s currently with : BeeVonnee Recordz
Associated Acts: P. C.K & L’Frankie, CIC, Kobazzie, T Floyd, Jaredo, Eric Geso, DenG, 2Kee, Flex(Konvict Records), Septimus the Great(USA), Afo4doe, Nuchie Meek, A.Raw
Education: Ricks Institute (2008-2014)
*Graduated Manager: Beyan Flomo Pewee
Family: Candy Tah, Yavo Tah, Kema Tah, Mabel Zienddine – Sisters Shedrack Denzel Glolay – Brother.
Afrobeats cut across as the most popular genre out of Africa.
With CIC,KOBAZZIE and Stunna the forerunners of the genre, they’ve taken an extra step of bringing international exposure to the genre.
However, a revolution is brewing with the likes of J Slught.
J Slught have particularly separated himself from the lot and ruled the scene this year with hits.
J Slught: Joseph Wesseh Tah III originates from the Bassa ethnic group in Liberia. He started singing and dancing in his Harbel Community where he was born and raised. At a tender age he began performing on shows and school programs.
Breaking records at the same time setting records.
He began listening to songs from Chris Brown and Akon which made the artist grew more love for music. By the time he entered high school he have already had basic understanding of music and eventually joined the group Dreams Come True (DCT) boys. He also played the keyboard and drum for his school choir.
Can u imaging how talented he is?
His record label:
Beevonne Records:This isn’t about J Slught here but let’s uplift the facts, Beevonne Recordz is the best. Sorry everyone else who thinks otherwise, but you can’t really have too much of an argument. Just look: Beevonne Recordz is one of the few best in Liberia when it comes to real branding artist and respecting the facts that they are well organized,take a Look at their *IG page how organize it is.. Look at their *Audiomack account, they are the only Liberian artist verified on Audiomack;can you imaging? See their contents…Y’all should take a good look .
With all these God blessings and favours,the artist never seems different in front of his many supporters around the world.
Music Career: J Slught dropped his first single “Can’t Believe” featuring C.I.C in 2008, the song was produced by Jackie Russ at that time, he was still in high school and making dope songs.
With much love and support from his team,he dropped another single in the same year titled: “Wrong Decision” featuring some members of his team including Facarious, Kelly Ready, and Squeezy.
That song was also produced by Jackie Russ.He left Dreams Come True (DCT) in 2014 after he completed High School and later joined Swag District in 2016 where he continued to prove his versatility,as he was featured on Swag District’s Cypher. He later released two songs featuring top Liberian artistes including P.C.K, Nuchie Meek, A.Raw, and Afo4doe. That song was one of the most played songs so far that year. Basking on the heavy drums and slow tempo melody, J Slught synced with the beat well, supplying lyrics, creating the kind of vibes Chris Brown had on Little more.
In 2017 he was featured by top notch Liberian rapper Nuchie Meek on a song titled “Operate” in which the artist split fire. Later J Slught career took a new trend when he got signed to BeeVonne Recordz late 2017 that afforded him the opportunity to produce with Benny Sound of Nigeria while working with some good local engineer Lucape and Smykid on his two well received hits, “Don’t Jerk” and “Sweet Love”.
Discography: Swallow Me ft Afo4Doe-2017 , Honey ft P.C.K-2017, Don’t Jerk-2018, Sweet Love-2018, Keeper-2018, 4 Dey Boi-2018, Amazing -2019, No Money-2019, Forgive Me-2019
Reality: J Slught is armed with one of the biggest Afrobeat records right now. Over a fluctuating bass-driven melodic tune, J Slught brought out his lyrical ingenuity on “Swallow Me”
In case you haven’t come across or listened to the jam or any of J Slught songs,kindly search Beevonne Recordz (Youtube)you should do so before you continue reading.
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