Growing up in San Francisco, California, AJTheKid was an all-around talented individual. AJ idolized Eminem and joked around with rapping when he was younger, sometimes being called Slim Shady himself. He went to Santa Barbara City College to pursue a football career, but ended up dropping out, coming back to the SF and then joining the US Marines. After discharging, he moved to East Oakland, CA. AJ had a couple of unfortunate circumstances with the law, but recently he has been on track to improve his overall quality of life, which has also shown in his music. AJ now is a full-time student, with the aspirations of attending UC Berkeley for Journalism. He is interested in being a Military Correspondent for the media while balancing his very promising musical future. AJTheKid is an underground artist to watch for in the near future, and you don’t want to be the one to miss him.