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Cal Jones
Cal Jones

Cal Jones

Los Angeles, CA USA

"Where you are right now isn’t where you have to be. If you’re not in a place that you don’t want to be, you don’t have to stay there."

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Day In The Life


I'm a rapper and hip-hop artist incorporating positive influences within my music.

Life & Career Milestones

My path in life has been direct

  • 1.

    When he was a child, he went to Christian schools; wrote his first rap about the Biblical creation of Earth.

  • 2.

    Even though his rap got positive feedback, he didn’t realize that rap was something you could actually pursue as a career.

  • 3.

    Instead, everyone around him was telling him he had to study, graduate, and then become a doctor or a lawyer.

  • 4.

    During a class field trip to Washington D.C., he realized that he had far more career options than the few that had been presented to him.

  • 5.

    Moved to England to “see what the world was about”; while there, his rap group Money Train soared in popularity in the United Kingdom.

  • 6.

    Thought he could move back to the U.S. and easily duplicate his success stateside; however, when he got back, he realized that no one knew who he was.

  • 7.

    Moved back in with his mom and entered a four-month-long state of depression; one day, he saw a commercial advertising a recording arts school and decided to enroll.

  • 8.

    Getting back to music and rap pulled him out of that dark place; says that during those four months, he tasted failure, but it made him a better person and artist.