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Jin

One of the more unique rappers to emerge during the early 2000s, Jin initially made waves because of his Chinese ethnicity, but it was his freestyling ability that eventually earned him street-celebrity status and a record deal with Ruff Ryders. Born Jin Au-Yeung in Miami, FL, the rapper grew up far from the streets of N.Y.C., yet nonetheless reveled in East Coast rap. As an aspiring teenage MC, his initial influences were early- to mid-'90s New York rappers like Jay-Z, Nas, Wu-Tang Clan, and Mobb Deep. It was no surprise, then, when he jumped at the opportunity to relocate from Florida to Manhattan when his family decided to move to Chinatown. He immediately engaged himself in the city's hip-hop scene and battled wherever and whenever opportunities presented themselves. With time he made his way to BET's 106 & Park, where he participated in one of the popular show's Freestyle Fridays competitions and won. His performance on 106 & Park garnered him much acclaim, and he was soon offered a deal to sign with Ruff Ryders, a New York-based label that had established such premier artists as DMX, Eve, and LOX. After signing, he played a minor role in the film 2 Fast 2 Furious (2003) and saw his first single, "Learning Chinese," become quite an underground success at the turn of the year. In fact, around this time -- 2003/early 2004 -- Jin got quite a bit of media attention, including a flattering profile in The New York Times ("Slim Shady, Watch It: Asian Rapper's Got It"), and he did so without the benefit of an album on the market. Ruff Ryders/Virgin had originally scheduled his album for October 2003 but pushed it back indefinitely. In the meantime, Jin waited patiently in the wings, his moment in the sun quickly fading away as Ruff Ryders (who were undergoing troubles of their own) took their time, to the dismay of fans. ~ Jason Birchmeier
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Selected Discography

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Track List: I Promise

1. Name Calling

2. Yeah

3. Determination

4. Doin' What I Do

5. Myspace Collabo (Skit)

6. I Download

7. 36-24-36

8. Perfect Strangers

9. Clap Your Hands

10. Don't Wait

11. Crafty Awards (Skit)

12. Award Show

13. Chinese Food

14. I Promise

15. Goodbye

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Ninja is dope
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Hello My name is Bruce Lee who want to Freestyle Rap Battle with Bruce Asian Rapper
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I love you Jin!!!
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Hey... You...TzT... Not u... But me.... Run and Run... But you can't flee..... Ha Ha..... Hahaha... I'mma crazy crazy... Mentally lazy.... And like to play c.... I LOVE words... The way they flow....
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azian boy killed em all on battle at 106 & park... multiple timez. gangsta
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Jin still to this day is dope, much respect tp this goon
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Best asian freestyle rapper and this....
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Jin is amazing, he has an amazing heart. I'm glad that he is doing music in a positive light now and devoted his heart to god (Jesus)
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I give Jin Props, He knows what hes' doing
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jaypzl
niiiice... first time I heard this dude.... Dope. Will check him out...
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Been listening to Jin for years.. Talked to him a few times on Myspace.. Dude is real cool and one amazing lyricist..
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forsythe_ala n
people really never heard of Jin until Pandora? wow. Freestyle Fridays was the ish.
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nick_forcade
Jin reppin' Asians, Minorities, and anyone who has struggled and been discriminate d against...pe r i o d . Rhymes are ill and prove that cross-cultur a l communicatio n and collaboratio n is where its at. Haters will hate, but homeboy is dope regardless.
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grand_master _ m e l l e m e l
@john go f**k ur mom u asswhip n jin is dope
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Asian Pride says:
Dis guys good. And john mcavoy go f**k yourself. You just hate asians f**king racist.
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I feel the same as Annacamielle , I wouldn't have run by this artist on my own..Unique can be hard to come by sometimes.
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Don't hate, you can't deny talent. This is why I LOVE PANDORA. Would have never thought to listen to this before.
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The story is not over, he went on to become a major act in Hong Kong in 2008 and is doing really well, spreading the Hip Hop culture far and wide. Check out his latest news at http://ayoji n . c o m /
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i was bored threw out all of the song "i download" race aside.
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s0lo007
he's got skillz... kinda like emminem with a east coast slant. no pun intended
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HEH... IDC IF THE DOOD IS GREEN IF HE HAS SKILLS WHO CARES?
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Wow lol, ignorant motherf**ker .

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jcmarching
wack as a mutha fucka, this fool just cooked dmx's doggs and feed it to the ruff ryder's whole squad. haha stop rhymin n go work at ur moms chinnesse food restaurant
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yee dis is my chiggity chink

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