Nominated for “best new artist” at the 2010 Ohio Hip Hop Awards is Cin City’s own, C Jay Dinero.
Raised in the North Avondale section of Cincinnati, OH, C. Jay Dinero did what he felt he had to do to support his family, which consisted of his mother and younger brother. With influences of 2Pac and UGK, C. Jay began rhyming but after graduating from high school and serving 4 years in the Navy, his hobby quickly became a career.
in 2007 he released his first project entitled, “THE YOUNG, FLY & GETTIN’ MONEY MIXTAPE VOL. 1″ which sold over 500 copies and became the first of 15 mixtapes by Dinero.
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