Breakout Country Artist, J4 Inspires us to Be “Better”
Breakout Country Pop Artist J4 Just Keeps Getting ‘Better’
J4 releases second single on his upcoming EP Release “Iridiescent”
April 30, 2021 (Nashville, TN) – Are you ready for your favorite Summer song? J4’s latest single “Better” tells the story of how the right person can push us to strive to be our best selves. Debuting on Apple Music Country “Best New Songs.” If you are looking for the perfect summer song to listen to while you drive with the windows down, this is the song for you. It is a feel good song that you’ll be playing on repeat all summer long.
“Better” is a beautiful ode to that special someone in your life who makes you aspire to be a better person. The tender ballad serves as the perfect introduction to J4’s growing catalog for uplifting, inspirational anthems.
The chorus is so classic and catchy that listeners will be singing it after just one listen. The well – written lyrics are accompanied by an easygoing melody that will have you closing your eyes, soaking up the sun, and reflecting on that special person in your life that pushes you to do better.
J4 showcases his range at the end of the song as he hits high notes, runs, and low notes at the climax of the tune. The lyrics are simple yet extremely well – written, and the melody is as relaxing yet upbeat as a warm summer breeze.
Written by J4, Eric Mallon and Nancy Deckant (CEO, Nasvhille Cool Music Publishing)
Produced and Arranged by J4
Tracking and Mixing Engineer: Joey O’Brien
Mastering Engineer: Amy Brown (Yes Mastering)
Musicians: Sam Rivera (Drums), Laurence Freeman II (Bass), Reagan Godlewski (Acoustic and Electric Guitar), Ian Mann (Organ and Keys), J4 (Lead Vocals, Acoustic, Electric, Keys, Synth, Background Vocals)
Biography: Born in Buffalo, New York, singer-songwriter J4 has always had a passion for music. He discovered his talent while singing in church as a kid before moving to Nashville, Tennessee for high school. In between classes, he began performing daily at Tootsie’s World Famous Orchid Lounge and started co-writing with established songwriters such as Jan Buckingham (Lee Greenwood, Whitney Houston, Tim McGraw, Pam Tillis), John Goodwin (Michael McDonald, Brad Paisley, Steely Dan) and James Breedwell (Joey Evancho, Kechi, Jeffrey Li, Barry Darcy).
“Music has always been a way in which I express myself,” J4 explains. “I love telling stories we can all relate to so that for just a moment, we can all feel more connected and experience those stories together.”
J4 is currently attending Belmont University. He is studying Commercial Music with an emphasis in vocal performance at the College of Music and Performing Arts. Keep up with J4 on social media and catch him at a city near you!