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Former NFL Star Adam “Pacman” Jones Debuts “Standing on Business”

Adam "Pacman" Jones

Adam “Pacman” Jones, a renowned NFL all-star, further solidifies his shift from athlete to rap star. With a new anthem titled “Standing On Business,” highlighting the hustle for success. The song released with a music video shot in his hometown of Cincinnati at TQL Stadium. Home of FC Cincinnati, where Pacman recently performed the Sword Ritual to kick off the 2024 MLS season.

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Following the success of his debut single ”Ferrari Kit” that hit over 1 million views on YouTube, Jones continues his artistic journey under the esteemed Universal Music Group in collaboration with Bungalo Records. Adopting the artist name “The Real Pacman Jones,” he aims to captivate audiences with his unique style.

Football has been a significant part of my life, but music has always been a passion. It’s a reflection of my journey—full of highs and lows, but always pushing forward.

Adam ‘Pacman” Jones

In addition to his music career, Jones remains active in the sports entertainment industry, hosting popular shows such as “Runnin’ it Back with Pac + Zac” on BETONLINE.AG and appearing on ESPN’s “The Pat McAfee Show” with his segment, “Undercover Dawg.”

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Jay-Marie is Holy Releases Debut Album “Love is No Fool Live EP”

California bred & St. Louis-chosen JAY-MARIE IS HOLY is a multi-instrumentalist, artist, and change-maker. The artist released their live album-length debut, the Love is No Fool Live to rave reviews.

Accompanied by a full band, this 43-minute aural journey shines end to end. Singles like “Stellar” & “Can’t Stop, Won’t Stop / I Wanna Love” take listeners on a complete journey. It offers the respite of sound and lyrics that reground. Holy reminds us that the world we are here to create must be rooted in our connections. To pleasure and honesty. About who & what we love.

I wanted to gift listeners a rhythm to get lost in. To let loose in rhythm and in funk on the way to building the world and relationships we deserve.”

Jay-Marie Is Holy

 
Purchase the Love Is No Fool Live EP on Jay-Marie is Holy’s website. You can stream the album at your DSP of choice here.

About Jay-Marie is Holy

Jay-Marie is Holy is an up-and-coming artist to watch. Known for being dedicated to protest, politics, and possibilities. Holy’s vocal, bass, and saxophone-oriented offerings invite audiences into genre-defying portals.

Their sound is built upon sonic inspirations. Some of these include homemade Christian hymns, 90’s R&B, pop gospel, timeless disco/house music, and early 00’s neo-soul.

Black, brilliant, trans, and feeling, Jay-Marie’s unique and queerly-textured vocals sit in the spirit with an unabashed vulnerability. With bold tenderness rare in this generation of artists. Holy offers deeply relatable and original lyrical content. Instrument-first songwriting, and a commitment to finding the communal Holy in the most dire of oppressive contexts.

Holy uses tools of music, mind, body, and spirit to birth new futures in the name of Black Transcendence. Built on unapologetic care for sex workers, Black women + trans folks & their griots yet to come. 

Jay-Marie is a co-founder of several musical group experiments. SF’s Bones of A Feather, AudioXO with producer Wazi Maret and 2015-17’s Rev. Sekou & the Holy Ghost. Which logged 75 shows and three nationwide tours in under a year.

The arrangement, songwriting and production on the RS&HG album The Revolution Has Come (Farfetched, Eloveate) topped an explosive, spiritual project. The duo recorded the 9-track LP in just six months.

IN CLOSING

TRHC sparked Jay-Marie’s first-ever original composition, “Past Time (A Letter to Lamia Beard). The song was a cry for witness and forward action for slain Black trans women and gender-expansive people.

Holy released of their timeless single “Here, Queer, and Staying,” Balancing Missouri-based, nationwide advocacy. Creating and collaborating with artists and producers.

Future artistic visions include an original music and a poetry-graced studio album. One that produced a house music LP that expands on audience favorite, “I Wanna Love.”

Jay-Marie’s hit single of 2021, “I Wanna Love” features choreography by MJ Imani. The music video shot by Nyara Williams and co-produced by long-time Honey Dijon collaborator Tim Kvasnosky. Engineered by Mike Thompson (Luna Studios, Transgender District SF) Owen Ragland (Whitworth) of St. Louis, MO.

Follow Jay-Marie is Holy Online: Website | Facebook | Twitter |Instagram | YouTube

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