The Columbus, Ohio native began rapping in a local hip-hop group before signing to the Definitive Jux label. he released his debut album, Deadringer, in 2002. While the album didn't make an impact on the charts, the single "Ghostwriter", was heavily licensed out to Film and TV. He released Since We Last Spoke in 2004, which peaked at #128 on the Billboard 200 and The Third Hand in 2007, which peaked at #190. RJD2 tour dates were booked on an extensive national concert tour to promote his recordings.
In 2009, RJD2 created his own label, RJ's Electrical Connections, and released his most recent solo album, The Colossus, in 2010. RJD2 maintains a hectic production schedule and works with many up-and-coming hip-hop acts trying to get their careers on track. While working on material for his next album, this hip-hop genius will be touring throughout 2011. Stay on top of RJD2 tour dates by using Eventful as your concert calendar.