His mother rose to fame as an R&B singing talent from New York City. She later married Notorious B.I.G., who she was with upon his death.
He has rapped alongside his brother Christopher as half of the rap duo CJ & Jahad. He has gained more than 8,000 followers to his jahadrussaw Instagram account.
His mother and father divorced in 2011. She later married Stevie J. in 2016.