Str8jakkett is beyond image, beyond hype, and beyond the paradigms of formulaic music making. With a pummeling Rap style and a flow that surges like a raging river, this talented MC is one of the most unique splitters in Midwestern Hip Hop. Working his way up from house-parties, sugar shacks, strip clubs, and other tawdry venues, Str8jakkett went on to share stages with a number of Hip Hop hall-of-famers, including Wu Tang Clan, Run DMC, Digital Underground, Too Short, De La Soul, Mix Master Mike of the Beastie Boys, and many others.
Str8jakkett has also shared the stage with Das Efx, Black Sheep, Hieroglyphics, Del, Redman, Keith Murray, Xzibit, Phife of Tribe Called Quest, Sugar Hill Gang, Goody Mob, DJ Cash Money, Tha Coup, Montell Jordan, U God, Shyheim, The Arsonists, Rubberroom, Boss, Onyx, Homicide, Techn9ne, M. O. P., Defari, Killa Army, Jaybizz (M. O. D) 57th st. rdv, P. Y. T., and Jim Rome. He has collaborated on songs with Baby Bam of the Jungle Brothers, Sadat X of Brand Nubian, Rockness of Heltah Skeltah, and Thirstin Howl the 3rd. Str8jakkett's music can also be heard on the DVD movies The Wizard of Gore, Street Fury: The Envy Edition, and Girlz Play.