Jashad “Shaddy Feel Good” McCoy has been the talk of the crowd and making people laugh all his life. Professionally, he has been a comedian for two years and has attracted a following like no other comedian in his hometown of New Orleans, LA.
Through various shows around the country he has been fortunate to open up for veteran comedians such as Mo’Nique, Cedric The Entertainer, Lil Duval, Tyler Craig, Lester Bibs, Tight Mike, and Dexter Tucker. He has truly grown into his craft.
He began as a local host in the nightlife scene in New Orleans; which in the opinion of critics is an “extremely tough crowd.” Through hosting he has been opening act for R&B Grammy Winner Kelly Price, and various local acts that have graced the stages of New Orleans. Most recently he was a 2013 Finalist in the National Miller Time Competition.
In 2013, he opened for Donnell Rawlins from The Dave Chappell Show, Tony Roberts, Avant, Faith Evans, and Leon Rodgers. In 2013, he was also voted Louisiana’s Funniest Person.
Shaddy prides himself as a diverse entertainer. Although he rocks nightclubs, comedy clubs, and even college campuses he has never pulled away from supporting Family & Christian events. He is a favorite for Church events and Gospel events as well. For two years straight he Co-Hosted the New Orleans Good Friday Celebration. It is held at the Lakefront Arena in New Orleans. Each year it draws 3-5,000 people. He has opened for Bishop Lester Love, Yolanda Adams, James Fortune & Fiya, Jessica Reedy, Deitrick Haddon, Pastor Shirley Caesar, and many others.
In 2013, he was a headliner for Laugh Your Way To Heaven Christian Comedy Tour and the I Can’t Stop Laughing Christian Comedy Tour. The opportunities placed him in stage with Bishop Hezikiah Walker, Yolonda Adams, and Deon Kipping.
He is a combination of raw talent and precise punch-lines which leave audiences on the edge of their seats in laughter all night long. He draws his inspiration from daily life experiences. He has studied the works of Martin Lawrence, Eddie Murphy, Bernie Mac, Dave Chapelle, Red Foxx, and Richard Pryor.