Jaicko

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Jaicko Lawrence
Jaicko photo by raymond boyd.jpg
Jaicko poses at KISS-FM "Coca-Cola Lounge" in Chicago.(photo by Raymond Boyd) 2010
Background information
Birth name Jaicko Lawrence
Born (1991-08-06) August 6, 1991 (age 23)
Origin Barbados
Genres Contemporary R&B , Pop music
Occupation(s) Singer-songwriter
Years active 2004 – present
Labels Capitol Records
(2008 — Present)
Website JaickoMusic.com

Jaicko is a Bajan contemporary pop music singer/songwriter signed to Capitol Records. Born Jaicko Lawrence on August 6, 1991 in Christ Church, Barbados, Jaicko has been nominated for six Barbados Music Awards, including Best Pop Single, Pop/R&B Artist Of The Year, Songwriter Of The Year, and Album Of The Year in 2008.[1] His debut single was called "Oh Yeah"," produced by the Stereotypes, and reached #2 on the Bubbling Under R&B/Hip-Hop Singles.[2] Written by Lil Eddie, Tiwa Savage and Kamaria Ousley. The remix version, featuring Snoop Dogg reached #77 on the Canadian Hot 100.[3]

Jaicko's forthcoming debut album is titled Can I. Jaicko wrote and produced several songs on the album, and collaborated with the production team Stargate and Jim Jonsin on the project.[4] Current single "FFWD" is featured on the compilation NOW 33.

Prior to signing with Capitol Records, Jaicko released a rap solo album independently in Barbados in November 2006, selling 6,000 copies without major distribution.[1] He currently lives in New York City.

Discography[edit]

Charted singles[edit]

Title Year Peak chart positions Album
GER
[5]
AUT
[6]
SWI
[7]
US
[8]
"Oh Yeah!" 2010 96 Can I
"Remember to Forget" (with Carlprit) 2014 46 64 61 Single only

other releases[edit]

  • 2010: "Fast Forward"
  • 2013: "Perfect Love"
  • 2014: "More Than Enough" (with Marc Korn)
  • 2014: "Love Come Down" (with Bodybangers & TomE)

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Young Bajan Reportedly Signs With Capitol.". 2009-06-06. Retrieved 2009-11-04. 
  2. ^ http://www.billboard.com/articles/news/266590/jaicko-yeah-he-can
  3. ^ http://acharts.us/canada_singles_top_100
  4. ^ "Jaicko Preps Capitol Records Debut.". 2009-07-18. Retrieved 2009-11-04. 
  5. ^ "Diskografie Jaicko". charts.de (in German). Media Control Charts. Retrieved 2014-03-09. 
  6. ^ "Discografie Jaicko". austriancharts.at (in German). Hung Medien. Retrieved 2013-09-14. 
  7. ^ "Diskografie Jaicko" (select "Charts" tab). hitparade.ch (in German). Hung Medien. Retrieved 2014-03-09. 
  8. ^ "Discography Jaicko" (select "Charts" tab). billboard.com (in Englisch). Billboard. Retrieved 2014-03-09. 

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