Dr. Rum was born Jernaldo H.C. Thielman in St. Maarten on October 18th, 1990. At the age of three, he developed a passion for music. He expressed this passion through live performances, school shows, and theatre plays. The stage was nothing new to him, and at the young age of five, he won his first prize for singing.
He then started writing poems and love notes, and with the help of his older brother and cousin, creatively transformed them into melodies. At the age of ten he was put in charge of organizing school assemblies, plays, and shows. Then, in the 6th grade, a friend and him signed up for the ‘Open Mic Night’, winning 1st place. But he didn’t stop there, however. In [year], he entered into the Pathfinders Club Drum Band and quickly became one of the top ‘tom’ players.
At the age of fifteen, he formed a music group with his older brother (Deal) and friend, D.R.C. (Done Ready Crew). The group lasted approximately one year, then one member left, leaving just the two brothers. They later recruited another friend, who stayed with the group for the following 2 years.
Alone again on their musical venture, Dr. Rum and his brother struggled to release their first Mix Tape ‘CrEvery layout comes with the latest social features built in. Readers will be able to easily share posts on social networks like Facebook and Twitter, view how many people have liked a post, made comments and more. With the Wix, building your online community has never been easier.