French/Haitian rapper "Jayyflash" was born Jacques Derosena in Boston, Massachusetts. Jacques immediately left the United States and grew up in Haiti and various cities in the South of France until the age of twelve.
He then moved back to Boston, Chicago, Maryland, New York and now Los Angeles. He Is of Haitian, Dominican, French and Italian descent. He is also an Actor, Film Producer and Model and has appeared on many TV shows such as: HBO's The Wire, Disney Good Luck Charlie , etc...
He began doing music in English as his influence came from listening to: