Jimmy Orlando Gathers, Jr. (whose pseudonym is “Jay Gathers”) also known as 4G is a multi-award winning hip-hop artist, author, actor, husband and father of four. He’s also the founder and CEO of his company GrandMaster Entertainment which was originally established in Panama City, FL in 2017 prior to relocating to Atlanta,
GA in 2020. He’s appeared on the front cover of major publications, worked with many different mainstream artists (both gospel and mainstream) and been featured on countless TV and radio broadcasts, films and documentaries. As a influencer, his goal has always been to bring faith, hope and love to those needing a brighter day in their darkest hour of need. His favorite quote is the embroidery of his mindset: “Life is a gift that offers us the privilege, the opportunity, and the responsibility to give something back; by becoming more” -Anthony Robbins
Interview: 4G on "America's Got Anointing"
For more than 20 years, 4G has performed for musical showcases, churches and TV platforms. He's opened for well-known gospel musical artists such as pastor Le’Andria Johnson, collaborated with Grammy and Stellar nominated artist Canton Jones, Hip-Hop artists Born Divine (of the Wu-Tang Family) and Mr. Del (previously of Three Six-Mafia). In addition, he recently did a halftime performance for the College Park Skyhawks, the NBA G-League team owned by Atlanta based rapper 2 Chainz.
As the recipient of winning the 2019 & 2020 S & M "Holy Hip-Hop Artist of the Year" & the 2020 Newsome Awards for "Best New Artist & Male Rapper of the Year", 4G has also been nominated for numerous others such as the Dove, Steeple, Soul Central and Eddy Awards (Just to name a few) In addition, 4 G has been a featured guest on countless podcasts, TV platforms such as "Bobby Jones Gospel", "Atlanta Live", "America's got Anointing," TV Documentary series entitled "Who Am I America" airing on Comcast, featured on the front covers of magazines, and he's set to appear in his first movie role in the film "Out On A Lim!" 4 G has even established a fan base overseas (90.1 Hope Jamz Radio in the United Kingdom).
"I’m a man of great faith and the God I serve does not lie. My faith in God is what motivates me to remain humble and focused on God’s promises for my life".
4G is motivated to leave a powerful legacy for his wife, children, family, and the overall culture of HipHop!
First time author Jay "4G" Gathers tells it all in the long-awaited new book "Bounce Back" inviting you to take a journey with him as he reveals the parts of his life that made him who he is today!
Watch the 4G interview on "Real Biz Talk "
with Coach Zondra of Zondra TV Network!