jxdn (MTV PUSH) | MTV United Kingdom
Born in Dallas as Jaden Hossler, jxdn (pronounced jay-den) first rose to prominence on TikTok, turning his huge following into a booming music career. His explosive success quickly caught the attention of Travis Barker, who signed him as the first artist in his imprint, DTA Records, a global joint venture with Elektra Music Group. He released his first single on the “Angels & Demons” label in May 2020 followed by “So What!” in July, which both landed in the Top 10 of Billboard’s Hot Rock & Alternative Song charts; with “So what! ”Reaching in particular the 20th place on Alternative Radio. Later that year, he teamed up with another renowned artist, Iann Dior, for “Tonight,” combining their genre-scrambling rock, pop and rap style. He closed 2020 with the release of “Better Off Dead,” cementing his status as a rising rock star, debuting at No. 9 on Rolling Stone’s Breakthrough 25 chart, as well as being featured as the August Chartbreaker. 2020 by Billboard and included in Billboard’s 21 Annual 2020. List of under 21s. jxdn has received critical acclaim from Entertainment Weekly, Alternative Press, NYLON, VMAN, Consequence of Sound, PEOPLE, Forbes and MTV, and has continued to perform on Jimmy Kimmel Live! and the Ellen DeGeneres show. It also won a 2021 iHeartRadio Music Award nomination. Jxdn has surpassed 400 million streams worldwide to date and has over 22 million subscribers on its social platforms. His highly anticipated debut album Tell Me About Tomorrow is out everywhere now, and we’re excited to have him as our MTV PUSH Global Artist for the month of August.