1233 N. FEDERAL AVE.
Mason City , Iowa
StenJoddi comes from a difficult background, raised in Oklahoma then moving from place to place not really having a steady home after he was 16. His life of hardships & mistakes seemed normal to him for a long time. Some were environmental & circumstantial others were personal choices. Overcoming those odds were an achievement itself & because of that his fans can relate to him on many different levels. He's survived domestic violence & a abusive childhood, a life in the streets, time in jail, a suicide attempt, & addiction to drugs & alcohol.
There has been 4 major factors why StenJoddi was able to over come the obstacles in his life....
2: Healthy Lifestyle
3: Re-Connection to the Creator & Earth
4: Tattoos & Music
Family & Health are the Two most important things in Life, the love for Family and the Love for Self. These are two things that he holds very close to his heart. With a New perspective and strong connection to the Creator and Earth as well as connecting to his Native heritage it has re-centered StenJoddi’s whole Universe in a very positive direction. Along with his passion for Music He is also very Seasoned and Successful Tattoo Shop Owner & Artist in North Iowa and continues to grind hard and Create amazing Artwork in many different ways.
At this point in his Life & Career he is able to reach out to Youth & Communities everywhere & especially Native Communities & Native Youth with his Positive Music & Message. Being a Father of five he has turned his focused on helping the younger generation by mentoring & speaking with them & being an Example by showing them that someone like them can SUCCEED. That they to can manifest & create their own positive avenues of success. Show them that they can Achieve in Today's World & Society while still staying true to their roots, traditions, & culture. He is motivating the youth with his POWERFUL message of Health & Sobriety coupled with his no nonsense approach, no sugar coating, no pretend pipe dream fairy-tales spun by a great fictional storyteller, or condoning playing the Victim. Nope not Joddi his story is just Real Life Experiences on how to RISE above the circumstances with Self Empowerment of Knowledge, Health, & HONOR for ones self preservation. He Speaks on work ethic, healthy lifestyle choices, & applying yourself by Staying away from the negativity like negative People, Drugs, Alcohol, & Gangs. His ability to capture the attention of a room full of youth & give them positive motivation, encouragement, inspiration & boost their confidence is amazing watch & even Adults may learn a thing or two. He makes sure to let them know that they are Loved and they are Not Alone & They do have self worth & that they can do anything they want as long as they work hard, dedicate them selves & never stop pushing to be the best human they can be.
StenJoddi has combined his Native Culture & his love for HipHop & Tattoos has given a Voice to a unique struggle, an untold story that HipHop & the American people have been blind to for a very long time...growing up & surviving as a Native!!!
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