Joshua Rodriguez, (born November 30, 1990), better known by his stage name Illa Noize formerly known as J-Rod Illa Noize, is a Puerto Rican-American producer, singer - songwriter, singer, and musician. Multicultural, eclectic, and diverse, his musical influences span the globe while ranging from Dance, House, R&B, Pop, to Latin all helping to create his own unique signature sound. His production dexterity empowers him to successfully bridge emotion, to the clubs, to mainstream radio airplay. Upon the iTunes release of the single, “Ven A Mi” with artist Tatiana Liary, people have praised his rhythmic rhymes, smooth delivery, and soulful singing. Born outside of Chicago, IL, he grew up loving music and thus learned the trumpet, tuba, piano, guitar, and drums and was soon performing.