He went on to perform in many high school productions and wrote a jingle to promote dental hygiene at his high school. He then took his talent to local community shows, where he created Dubplate for sound systems. He has opened show's for some of the most popular reggae/dancehall on the scene: Admiral Tibet, Bounty Killer, Fantan Mojah, Future Fambo, Little John, Major Mackerel, Munga, Vybz Kartel, and many more.
In 2007 Applejay traveled to New York, where he met Johnny Osbourne, the famed dancehall/reggae singer known for hits like "Buddy Bye" and "Water
Pumping." Johnny took him to Don One Studio and introduced him to Luciano. While performing in New York with Penny Irie and Junior Demus, BoomDandimite, just to name a few. Applejay caught the eye of Lifestyles Entertainment LLC. In 2013, he released his first single, "The System,"recorded by Semper Fi Records. His second single, "My Love Real" soon followed in 2014. Applejay keep making waves doing what he does best..