Jesse Boykins III
- Category : 1983-births
- Type : MGP
- Profile : 2/4 - Hermit / Opportunist
- Definition : Single
- Incarnation Cross : RAX The Sleeping Phoenix 1
American R&B/soul singer-songwriter and producer. Boykins is a world soul artist originally from Chicago, later relocating to Miami and finally Brooklyn. His first EP, Dopamine: My Life On My Back EP was released on 14 February 2008 and his follow up The Beauty Created LP was released 25 November 2008 through NomaDic MuSic.
His career in music began at the age of nine when he joined his school choir. He soon began auditioning around Miami and found himself recording with various local Miami artists. In high school Boykins was invited to perform in the Grammy Jazz Ensemble and recorded an album with them.
After high school he was recruited to The New School University in New York City. At The New School, he perfected his skills as a writer, performer, arranger and producer and as a vocalist. He also studied with classical trainer Kamal Scott and Universal recording artist Bilal.
Boykins is currently touring with his band The Beauty Created.