For many musicians, their love for music starts at a young age. But most begin to explore their passion a little later on. For Javi Mac, he can fondly remember writing his first song at the age of four.
Born in Champaign, Illinois, and later raised in Atlanta, Javi Mac broke through into stardom thanks to his YouTube channel. His musical roots are steeped in soul, with his family having been in the industry. Javi’s grandfather played with some of the biggest artists like James Brown while his father produced with Rick Rubin on Def Jam Records.
When he was younger, Javi Mac started the Stockbridge Rap Club at Stockbridge High School. While passionate about music, Javi’s next passion was video production. There he found the drive to create video content daily. He enjoyed making people laugh, and his content made him recognizable in Atlanta, Las Vegas, and Los Angeles.
Javi Mac’s catalog of tracks is like an abstract painting with a wildly entertaining blend of deep groove, R&B, Electro Pop, and 80’s hip-hop bounce with bold and pounding beats that are apt to make listeners dance, laugh, and take their Saturday night date to the next level. His lyrics are witty, making any listener sing along all day long. Javi Mac’s music injects positivity and energy to keep people moving, grooving, and guessing.
Moreover, Don Jaye and DJ Bolo are helping to bring Javi Mac’s music to that next level of greatness. Javi Mac is building an amazing team. Don Jaye has been doing amazing video work for Javi Mac; he was the Director of Photography for his first music video. Jabriel Films, Pharrah Powell, Trent Denson, Miles Archie are all contributing greatly to Javi Mac’s video projects and social media presence.
Over the last three years, Javi Mac was busy as he became the world’s top interviewer of adult entertainment. During his interviews, he would promote his music. In less than two years, Javi Mac grew his subscribers from 1,000 to 350,000. His YouTube channel amassed over 100 million views.
In that time, Javi Mac has consistently posted a video a day. Although his lifestyle reflects a rapper’s life, Javi doesn’t drink, nor does he partake in any drugs. While unafraid to be edgy and sexual with his music, he still has a soft and philanthropic side.
What makes Javi Mac unique is his vocal advocacy for sexual expression and exploration. He is among the few rappers that openly support the LGBT community by joining Pride Festivals and raising money for the Human Rights Campaign.
Javi has worked with several major artists in the music industry and recently got into a relationship with influencer Jayce Ivanah. Ivanah has joined Javi Mac on his podcast, ASMR show, cooking show, and music video for his song called By The Inch.
Although Javi has many views and thousands of subscribers on his YouTube channel, he was given several community strikes. He had one of his YouTube pages deleted due to his antics. This prevented him from getting a YouTube plaque, but since then has changed his goal to bagging a Grammy within the next five years.
His dream is to collaborate with a major artist in the music industry before setting off to acting. Javi’s ambitions see him eventually getting a Grammy. Javi Mac wants to create an empire with his team.
To see more of Javi Mac’s content, you may visit his YouTube channel.