Joshua Cinquez Loftin, Better known as Curly J. Grew up in Hempstead, New York where he went on to gain a love for music and basketball. Inspirations like Drake & Speaker Knockerz went on to influence the love for melodies that Curly J has. Self proclaiming himself “King of Melodies” is to remind him to strive to be the best. Curly J went on to live in Chicago and Texas, but ultimately moved back to New York with his music even more crafted and matured. After the release of Bag Different went viral on SoundCloud the summer of 2019. Curly J has continued to deliver unique passion felt melodic hits. Curly J has heard and listens to the critiques about new age artists just making melodies and not having much to say or much substance. Though Curly J makes sure to provide well thought bars and deliveries to every track. Curly J has become an online trend on YouTube, as well as SoundCloud.