JOV is a 22 year old producer/artist from Charlottesville, Virginia. Originally a refugee from Serbia, he lived near Chicago, then Indianapolis, and finally Charlottesville. JOV fell in love with music at a young age, he began writing in high school. His favorite rap influences range from old school Mos Def to modern top dogs such as Wale, King Los, Kendrick. Production wise his biggest influences were early Kanye and Jon Bellion. All through Virginia Tech, he continued to write and listen to all kinds of artists.Then over summer 2015, JOZ decided to buy an AKAI board and try his hand in production as well. Over the year, JOV grew and combined his influences into a unique sound.
JOV drops off the third single, Maintain for the winter debut project IAMJOV. The song revolves around his thoughts of not trying to change as he pursues his career in music. The melodic drive of the song booms with 808s as JOV delivers his thoughts throughout the song.\
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