J Santonio is a new act with the maturity and composure of a performer well beyond his years. We sat down with the DMV native to discuss his origins, influences and how he wants to be perceived in the social media age.
What’s The Origin Of Your Performer Name?
I came up with the name cause i was born in Texas and i wanted to represent the state i was born in. Which was originally Houston Texas but i liked the way San Antonio sounded and i came up with J Santonio
Who were your biggest musical influences when developing your sound?
Biggest influences: have been Bryson Tiller, Micheal Jackson, The Weeknd and Bruno Mars
What was the moment you knew you wanted to pursue music as a profession?
The moment i knew: was when i stepped into studio with JondoeProductions and had my first session i felt like i was apart of a family i didn’t know i had!
How will people view your brand by the end of 2018?
I want people to view my brand as a unique style