Jhené Aiko

Jhené Aiko



Jhené Aiko Efuru Chilombo (born March 16, 1988), known as Jhené Aiko or Jhené, is an American singer and songwriter.[1] She embarked on her music career contributing vocals and appearing in several music videos for R&B group B2K. At the time, she was known as B2K member Lil' Fizz's "cousin", though she is not actually related to him.[2][3] It was used as a marketing tool, suggested by Sony and Epic Records, to promote Aiko through B2K and attract an audience.[4][5] In 2003, Aiko was set to release her debut album, My Name Is Jhené, through her labels Sony, The Ultimate Group and Epic, however the album was never released, with Aiko asking to be released from the label in order to continue her education.[citation needed]

In March 2011, Aiko made her return to music with the release of her first full-length project, a mixtape titled Sailing Soul(s). On December 16, 2011, Aiko signed a recording contract with American record producer No I.D.'s record label ARTium, distributed through Def Jam Recordings.[6] In 2013, Aiko appeared on Big Sean's single "Beware", also featuring Lil Wayne, which became her first top 40 single on the US Billboard Hot 100 chart. In November 2013, she released her first project for Artium and Def Jam, an extended play (EP), titled Sail Out. The EP was supported by the singles "3:16AM", "Bed Peace" and "The Worst", the latter of which went on to become certified platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA). Aiko released her major-label debut album, Souled Out, on September 9, 2014.[citation needed]



Sativa feat. Rae Sremmurd
Sativa feat. Rae Sremmurd is a song by musical artist Jhene Aiko, released on January 21, 2018.
Trip is the second studio album by American singer Jhené Aiko.
Hello Ego
Hello Ego is a song by musical artist Jhene Aiko, released on June 19, 2017.
While We're Young
While We're Young is a song by musical artist Jhene Aiko, released on June 9, 2017.

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Watch Jhené Aiko Respond To The Grammys President Telling Women To "Step Up”
  –  February 6, 2018
Aiko continued: "A rapper can go on stage and have on what he ... We have kids and we’re still doing this!" said Jhene. "Everything that a man can do, a woman can do. It’s very strange to me that we still live in this world where it’s not equal."
New Music To Know This Week: Jhené Aiko, Justin Timberlake, Kassi Ashton & More
  –  January 29, 2018
If you had told me in 2008 that one day La Blogothèque would direct a Justin Timberlake video, I would have laughed in your face (or given you a sad eulogy with respect to the state of indie rock). Their work is a gorgeous black hole of live performances ...
How Did Big Sean & Jhene Aiko Meet? The Musical Couple Has A Confusing History
  –  January 29, 2018
Though they're one the most adorable couples in the music industry, Big Sean and Jhené Aiko's relationship has been one of the most curious because of the circumstances surrounding their courtship. While the two have been friends for several years, the ...
Move Over Drake, Jhené Aiko Shares Must-Like 3rd Grade Pic Of Herself
  –  January 28, 2018
R&B singer Jhené Aiko has really dug deep into her pics stash. The 29-year-old crooner went to social media this week to share an insanely throwback shot of herself. Aiko hit up Instagram Sunday (January 28) with a pic of herself back in the third grade.
Jhene Aiko donates $10,000 to Colin Kaepernick’s social activism campaign
  –  January 27, 2018
Jhene Aiko has added her support to American football player Colin Kaepernick’s social activism campaign by donating $10,000 (GBP7,100). Kaepernick, who courted controversy for kneeling during the U.S. National Anthem at various football games to draw ...
Jhené Aiko donates $10,000 to L.A. school for homeless kids as part of Colin Kaepernick campaign
  –  January 27, 2018
Aiko’s contribution, part of a fund-matching campaign Kaepernick ... success so that they may break the cycle of homelessness and poverty. Thank you so much, Jhene! I appreciate you, and your music for helping to create better communities for those ...
Jhene Aiko - Sativa Remix lyrics
  –  January 26, 2018
There's more where that came from, that's all I'm sayin' It's me and you, and we makin' arrangements (me and you, me and you, me and you) It's you and me, and we makin' arrangements (you and me, you and me, you and me)
Chris Brown & Jhené Aiko Join Colin Kaepernick’s ‘10 for 10’ Charity Campaign
  –  January 25, 2018
Chris Brown and Jhené Aiko give back. The singers are joining athlete-turned-activist Colin Kaepernick’s million-dollar pledge and his “10 for 10” initiative, which has featured other celebrities matching his $10,000 donations to various charities.
Serena Williams And Jhene Aiko Donate $10,000 Each To Colin Kaepernick’s Million Dollar Pledge
  –  January 25, 2018
For those who thought Colin Kaepenick took a knee for kicks and attention, think again. It’s been over a year since the former San Francisco 49ers quarterback took his first knee during the American National Anthem, and he has been just as passionate as ...
Jhené Aiko & Rae Sremmurd Travel to the Future in the "Sativa" Video
  –  January 25, 2018
On Monday, the singer released a video for the new version of “Sativa.” The video has this cool sci-fi vibe to it. It features Jhené being created in a lab by Rae Sremmurd. The video then eventually leads to the singer and the duo hitting up a ...
Rae Sremmurd Create Jhene Aiko in a Lab in “Sativa” Video
  –  January 23, 2018
Jhené Aiko unveils the official music video for her The Fisticuffs-produced track "Sativa," The visuals feature Rae Sremmurd joining her for the futuristic setup as she gets created in a lab by the "Black Beatles" duo. As Aiko's modern life form takes ...
Jhene Aiko & Big Sean are lovebirds 💕 at Paris Fashion Week
  –  January 22, 2018
Singer Jhene Aiko and her rapper boyfriend Big Sean have been spotted at the ongoing Paris Fashion Week in Paris, France. The lovebirds have attended two Dior shows so far – the Dior Homme Menswear Fall/Winter 2018-2019 show on Saturday, 20th of ...
Jhené Aiko Fires Up Some "Sativa" on New Remix f/ Rae Sremmurd
  –  January 22, 2018
Preferably, if you have the extra time, this cannabis x caffeine combo will be further complemented by Jhené Aiko's new "Sativa" remix featuring Rae Sremmurd. The new version of Aiko's Trip cut, which originally featured Swae Lee solo, sees Slim Jxmmi ...
Jhene Aiko On Her 'Trip' Album Going Under the Radar: 'It's Not About The Accolades and Attention'
  –  December 21, 2017
Jhene Aiko is picture perfect while striking a pose at her Jhene Aiko 2Fish Poetry Book Launch Celebration on Tuesday (December 19) in Los Angeles. The poetry book is a compilation of untitled poems that the 29-year-old singer started at the age of 16 ...


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