Timothy Elpadaro Thedford
(born September 19, 1976), better known by his stage name Jay Electronica
, is an American rapper and record producer. He is from New Orleans, Louisiana and currently based in London, United Kingdom.
Electronica first gained significant attention after the release of the musical composition Act I: Eternal Sunshine (The Pledge)
, made available on a MySpace page in 2007. It is fifteen continuous minutes of music, without drums, built from Jon Brion's soundtrack to the film Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
. In late 2009 he... more