About King Sump

The modern era of music has given way to enigmas and artists of all shapes and forms who break the norm of what we have come to expect as far as what an artist truly is. King Sump is one such artist that epitomises the essence of the modern era. He is a multi-talented DJ, Producer and artist born and raised in Brooklyn NY- Brownsville. King Sump is making music that is driven by a desire to motivate, inspire, comfort and spread love and joy to all those that hear it.

Born Jay Sumpter, he also dons the moniker of DJ T Woods. King Sump is the embodiment of originality and uses his experiences and musical acumen to create an amalgamated and original sound. King Sump has had a vast array of musical influences however he accredits the pivotal influences and inspiration in his life to Jay Z and Biggie. This all culminates in King Sump producing a musical experience that is enjoyable, easy going but also authentic and grounded in reality. It is music that is relatable to people and infused with positive energy to allow for an immersive experience that brings feelings of elation and happiness. His overarching ambition is to help as many people as he can in life and to create something that’s different unique and memorable.

King Sump has produced music for several artists. He also produced “Back in Da Citi”, a TV show that was hosted by Venom on FOX 57 in the late 2000s. The show featured professional and local talent in the SC area with guess appearances from giants such as Kelly Rowland, Lloyd Banks and Jim Jones to name a few.

The very ethos of King Sump’s music is to bring back the meaning in music. He wants his listeners to be able to pick a song that corresponds with the mood of his audience. He will be releasing his latest project dubbed “Big Cuz” with Nancie B and Pastor Troy that will showcase his unmatched production skills in a uniquely constructed piece of musical artistry. His sound exhibits his versatility and prowess and will surely cement his style as well as pave the way for the varied expressions of his musical ideas and artistic craft. This is the music that will push the boundaries of our perception as well as inspire and drive us to introspective conversations. Music has needed a new message for a long time and now it is finally here! As long as artists like King Sump exist and his story and voice is heard then this is the music that may not change the world, but can change the people in the world.

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