Brother of Tre Brooks who posted to the Vine account JayFamous. He also became popular on the app musical.ly, with over 120,000 fans on his itstherealjalen account.
He was born and raised in Detroit, Michigan.
His real Instagram account is JalenVeVo; although he's had several. He can be found on Snapchat under the account itslifewjalen and he is active on Kik under the username lifewjalen.
He is the twin brother of Tre Brooks, AKA curlyheadtre, and he has an older sister as well.