BJ The Chicago Kid

Real Name:
Bryan James Sledge
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Bryan James Sledge, better known by his stage name BJ the Chicago Kid (or simply BJ), is an American singer and songwriter from Chicago, Illinois. Sledge is best known for frequently collaborating with Top Dawg Entertainment recording artists Schoolboy Q, Ab-Soul, Kendrick Lamar, and Jay Rock. He has also worked with several other prominent rappers, such as Freddie Gibbs, Warren G, Nekfeu, Big K.R.I.T., GLC and Kanye West among numerous others.

Sledge's first work in the music industry was on a Dave Hollister record in 2001, titled "For You", which he co-wrote alongside Gerald Haddon. Sledge's vocals were first featured on a high-profile single in 2006; a song by Chicago rapper Kanye West titled "Impossible" was released in promotion for the 2006 American film Mission: Impossible III. In February 2012, he independently released his debut studio album, Pineapple Now-Laters. Sledge subsequently secured a record deal with Motown, in August 2012. The label then serviced the Pineapple Now-Laters song "Good Luv'n", as Sledge's commercial debut single.
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Albums

none BJ The Chicago Kid - The M.A.F.E. Project album art BJ The Chicago Kid The M.A.F.E. Project(12xFile, MP3, Mixtape, 320) Motown none US 2014
BJ The Chicago Kid - In My Mind album art BJ The Chicago Kid In My Mind (Album) Motown Canada 2016 Sell This Version
BJ The Chicago Kid - 1123 album art BJ The Chicago Kid 1123 (Album) Motown US 2019 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

none BJ The Chicago Kid - Impossible album art Kanye West Feat. Keyshia Cole, Twista & BJ* Kanye West Feat. Keyshia Cole, Twista & BJ* - Impossible(12", Promo) Roc-A-Fella Records, We Gets Busy none US 2006 Sell This Version
KOC-DS-5062 BJ The Chicago Kid - Westurn Union album art Snoop Dogg Presents Westurn Union* Featuring BJ* & Daz Dillinger Snoop Dogg Presents Westurn Union* Featuring BJ* & Daz Dillinger - Westurn Union(CD, Single, Promo) KOCH Entertainment KOC-DS-5062 US 2008 Sell This Version
BJ The Chicago Kid - Studio album art Schoolboy Q Feat. BJ The Chicago Kid Schoolboy Q Feat. BJ The Chicago Kid - Studio (Single) Interscope Records US 2014 Sell This Version
none BJ The Chicago Kid - Charlie Ray / When A Woman's Fed Up album art B.J. The Chicago Kid* Charlie Ray / When A Woman's Fed Up(7", Single, Promo) E & J Distillers none US 2015 Sell This Version
none BJ The Chicago Kid - Church album art BJ The Chicago Kid Feat. Chance The Rapper & Buddy (21) BJ The Chicago Kid Feat. Chance The Rapper & Buddy (21) - Church(File, AAC, Single, 256) Motown none US 2015
none BJ The Chicago Kid - The Resume album art BJ The Chicago Kid Feat. Big K.R.I.T. BJ The Chicago Kid Feat. Big K.R.I.T. - The Resume(File, AAC, Single, 256) Motown none US 2015
JL002 BJ The Chicago Kid - Never Forgotten album art Jallal, BJ The Chicago Kid, Kaye Fox, Georgia Anne Muldrow Jallal, BJ The Chicago Kid, Kaye Fox, Georgia Anne Muldrow - Never Forgotten(File, AAC, MP3, WAV, Single) Jallal JL002 US 2017
none BJ The Chicago Kid - Close album art BJ The Chicago Kid Close(File, AAC, Single, 256) Motown none US 2019
none BJ The Chicago Kid - Time Today album art BJ The Chicago Kid Time Today(File, AAC, Single, 256) Motown none US 2019
none BJ The Chicago Kid - Worryin' Bout Me album art BJ The Chicago Kid Feat. Offset (10) BJ The Chicago Kid Feat. Offset (10) - Worryin' Bout Me(File, AAC, Single, 256) Motown none US 2019

Miscellaneous

none BJ The Chicago Kid - OMG album art BJ The Chicago Kid OMG(File, WAV) Not On Label none 2016
none Mr Jukes Feat. BJ The Chicago Kid Mr Jukes Feat. BJ The Chicago Kid - Angel / Your Love(CDr, Promo) Island Records, Barclay, Universal Music none France 2017 Sell This Version

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