Jean-Baptiste is a son of Haiti, born in the United States to Haitian parents
who work in the United States as a nurse (mother) and translator
(father, Giordani Jean-Baptiste).
Irv is a
college student at Temple University where he majors in communications.
He is a former member of Philadelphia Boys Choir, he plays drums, piano
and raps at every opportunity. He is the host of MJoTAtalks: Music.
Irv is a well-behaved young man, disciplined professionally and personally, the sort any mother would be happy to be friends with their daughters.