J.I. – Proud Of Me (Lyric Video)

“J.I., the Melodic Romantic Who Believes in Real Love” – Billboard

Billboard aptly describes the up-and-coming, self-proclaimed “Prince of New York” – J.I. – who recently shared his latest track and video for “Proud of Me.” The 18-year-old Brooklyn native shares his career aspirations, through the lens of a hopeless romantic. The video currently has over 1.3 million views on YouTube and is on power rotation on the premier hip-hop station, Hot 97. Last week the Crown Heights lyricist spoke to Billboard about the track – of his music Billboard says, “While rappers his age may yearn for instant gratification, he’s seeking to forge an unshakable bond that can withstand the test of time.”