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Jake Miller: I'm Trying to Get the Justin Bieber Audience

At first glance, rapper Jake Miller's look resembles an American Eagle catalog model or the lead singer

of an up-and-coming boy band. And, as a matter of fact, 'NSync was once

his favorite band. 


"I only listened to them when I was 9 or 10," says the Weston resident. "I

remember sitting in front of the TV and learning all their dance moves and

trying to learn all the words to their songs."


But this 19-year-old rising local talent who won the Samsung/T-Mobile Sidekick 4G Battle of

the Bands contest worth $35,000 earlier this year and has snagged spots opening for Snoop Dogg and Mac

Miller, initially called himself J. Killa.


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Lee Castro
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