Jelly Roll

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Jelly Roll, born Jason DeFord on December 4, 1986, is an American rapper, singer, and songwriter known for his versatile musical style that blends elements of hip-hop, country, and rock. Hailing from Antioch, Tennessee, Jelly Roll gained prominence in the underground music scene with his raw and emotionally charged lyrics, reflecting his personal struggles and experiences. His stage name is derived from a combination of "Jelly Roll Morton," a legendary jazz musician, and the term "jelly roll," a colloquialism for excess body fat. Jelly Roll has released a series of albums and mixtapes, showcasing his ability to seamlessly navigate different genres and connect with a diverse audience. His authenticity and storytelling prowess have earned him a dedicated fan base, making him a notable figure in the evolving landscape of American music.


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