Jericho Spitz hails from Chicago as a prolific songwriter and lyricist, a thorough and well-seasoned rapper as well as an amazing reggae performer. Performing countless shows since performing his first show at 14 years old, Jericho (aka rapper LUNATIC The Messiah) has opened for or performed at events with Outkast, Common, Wu-Tang Clan, Busta Rhymes, Fat Joe, Nas, AZ, Coolio, The Lost Boyz, KRS-1 and more.
After winning the WGCI/Miller Lite Freshest Emcee Competition, Jericho founded his current independent label Cadre Enterprises and has released 2 albums and 5 mixtapes while dropping cameos on Sega’s NBA 2K video game series and other games. Longevity and perseverance have brought this product of the projects to a new level of consciousness which permeates his music, life and prose writing projects. He has a book published with more on the way. Jericho’s next all-reggae LP project, “THE JERICHO SPITZ LP” is is currently in production with a music video for each track on the album, several of which are getting a LOT of plays on YouTube. Jericho’s talent has earned him a co-starring role in the upcoming independent film “Loan Me A Dime”, currently under production by Chicago’s Midnight Cinema film company. Keep your eye on this rising star!