Jayda grew up in British Columbia, Canada, surrounded by beautiful nature. She started to explore club music when she moved to Los Angeles in 2010. Nowadays she calls Berlin her home, and it is there the runs the labels Freakout Cult (together with DJ Fett Burger) and JMG. Last year Jayda G dropped her first album, Significant Changes, on Ninja Tune. The album is thematically linked to her Master’s Degree in Resource and Environmental Management, in which she specialized in environmental toxicology and investigates the effects from humans on the killer whales in waters outside of Vancouver.