Former Memphis rapper’s career rebounds: They love him in Japan and Switzerland

By Updated: March 21, 2020 12:37 PM CT | Published: March 21, 2020 12:37 PM CT

Gerald Jenkins travels the globe as a keyboardist in a soul band. But demand for the music he performed in Memphis' 1990s rap scene led him to put his keys down and pick up the microphone again for a Japanese tour.


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Jared Boyd

Jared Boyd

Jared Boyd is a general assignment reporter with The Daily Memphian who can be found covering just about anything people in the Mid-South might find interesting. His friends call him "Jay B.," and you can, too.

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