Jenea Graham, better known by her stage name “Jigi Deniro” is a multidimensional music artist from Dayton, Ohio. Jigi brings a fresh new perspective to the music industry with a Midwest swing that dictates her own lane. For Jigi, music has always been a release of a myriad of emotions that accompany coming of age. Jigi’s music is a reflection of that. You can add Jigi Deniro’s name to the next powder keg of artists that’s next in line waiting to blow.
Jigi Deniro is not just a hip- hop artist. Jigi refuses to be stuck in a one dimensional saturated box. There’s nothing one dimensional about her. Jigi is a triple threat. She’s a singer, actress, and model. Jigi let’s her passion fuel her music. Turning dreams into a reality isn’t just a cliche’. Jigi’s work ethic is unfaltering and she is not afraid to put the work in to get the job done.
Every entertainer has a story to tell, how you weave your tale is what’s going to set you apart from the rest of them. Jigi takes her craft seriously and lives by her motto: “All work, then play”. Jigi Deniro is a multi-talented entertainer who brings the whole package. Jigi will make her acting debut in “Til Death Do Us Part” at the Victoria, Theater January 2017. Jigi’s first taste of success came when she was in high school and member of the group J2. The fan favorite single “Dreams” became a popular request and sing along song from her peers. Jigi was hooked from there. While honing her lyrical skills while attending college, Jigi was blessed and armed with a gravitating personality landed Jigi the title of Ms. Senior while attending Tennessee State University.
Jigi’s new single “Lost Count,” has gained the attention of the one and only DJ Funkmaster Flex, and was featured on his website, Master Flex: Indie Artist Spotlight. The song is gaining momentum daily and is garnering attention and adding new fans by the droves.
Musical Influences: Missy Elliott, Lauryn Hill, Drake, Tupac, and The Notorious B.I.G.
While on her musical journey, Jigi has been fortunate to date to open up for Juelz Santana, Rich Homie Quan and Lil Durk.
Music collaboration Wish List: Fetty Wap, Lil Uzi Vert, Trina, and Migos.
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