Flintown legend... Jaqualeon Hudson, better known under his stage name jake The Flake or Jakafella, is a gangsta rap artist hailing from the Dayton Avenue in Flint, MI. He's considered by many as one of the most skilled rapper of this area...
Jake The Flake first hit the scene in 1992, when he released his debut single, entitled "Time To Go Legit". It was followed the same year by his debut EP, "Out 2 Get Rich", which features a young Shoestring among others.
Between 1996 & 1998, Jake The Flake put out 3 full length releases, "Flint Thug Compilation" (1996), "Out 2 Get Rich : The Album" (1998) & "Jake The Flake & The Flint Thugs" (1998). They're all regearded as Midwest classics & feature some of the best rap acts from the Flint/Saginaw Area (Gee Pierce, Shoestring, the late Bone Skanless, DFC...) .
Since then, Jake The Flake changed his name to Jakafella & released several other albums. beside the artists already mentioned, he has collaborated with his long time friend Young Kee (R.I.P.), G.A.N., The Hard Boyz, The Dayton Family & several other rappers from Michigan, Georgia, Texas or Tennessee. He even appeared in 2008 on a song of Snoop Dogg entitled "A Pimp's Xmas"...
1992 - 2019
Flint Thug Records, Hitman Records, Jakafella Entertainment, Power Records, Roadrunner Records, Stick-N-Move Records, Warlock Records