Newfoundland Music Award winning rapper JYAY is building quickly, despite having only started releasing music in 2016.
He has rocked shows across 6 provinces with internationally renowned rapper Merkules, and he also has an Atlantic Canadian tour coming up in late November with 5-time WCMA nominee Evil Ebenezer. JYAY’s songs and music videos have received over 300,000 streams, and his collaboration with Vancouver artist Joseph Rose “Breakdown” has been added to multiple playlists curated by Spotify. Commercial Top 40 radio station 99.1 Hits FM in St John’s retired JYAY’s single “No Way” with champion status after it won their “Battle of the Beats” competition 4 times in a row, garnering a substantial amount of airplay for over a month. Support for JYAY from both new fans and the Industry is growing, with JYAY also receiving showcasing opportunities and funding assistance from the MusicNL industry association. JYAY is on the rise!