One half of the St. Louis rap duo JGE Retro who is better known as Shad or JGE Shad. He is a vocalist as as well as a lyricist.
He began making music as JGE Retro in 2014, with a few early singles being "I Could Neva" and "Trust None."
JGE Retro was named Group of the Year at the 2012 Notice Me Awards.
His father managed a group called St. Lunatics. JGE stands for Jackie and Gabrielle Entertainment, Jackie being the mother of his partner and Gabrielle being his own mother.
He would perform alongside Lil Shawn in JGE Retro.