The artist was born in Franklyn Town Kingston Jamaica before relocating to Waterford Portmore St Catherine. After attending Ardenne High School in Jamaica he moved to the states to live with his grandmother in Louisville KY. JAMERICAN was granted a full talent scholarship to attend The California Institute Of The Arts (CALARTS). It was at CALARTS where he would take part in the freestyle jam sessions with various artist from across the globe. These sessions gave birth to the current pseudonym JAMERICAN.
JAMERICAN PRODUCTIONS is an indie label founded by JAMERICAN which produces music & videos with an emphasis on reggae & dancehall culture.