Born in Columbia SC on Jan 12, 1990. J. Payne is the son of Angel Payne and Benjamin Wright III. His mother is African-Native American and his father is African American. J. Payne spent a lot of his childhood playing sports and singing in the church choir. He gained appreciation for music that would untimely influence his sound today. From being a standout athlete in football back in 2008 to asserting himself into the entertainment…"Interview With Recording and Multi-faceted entertainer artist J. Payne"