John A Johnson Jr., better known as Alex Jay, was born and raised in the heart of West Side Baltimore City. Growing up Alex was surrounded by talent; his mom and sister are singers and his father a musician. These positive influences paired with his passion for the performing arts inspired him to follow his dream of becoming an entertainer.
At the age of 15 Alex launched his music career with Low Key Music Group (LKMG). He worked to build an internet fan base through social media by uploading home videos of him singing and playing the guitar. Many have been captivated by his smooth sound and undeniable talent. Mainstream artists were among many who picked up on his buzz; Justin Bieber has tweeted about his talent and super producer Rodney Jerkins of Dark Child expressed interest in his career.
He was invited to Showcase in every major label division in New York, but declined. He wanted to finish school and work to perfect his craft through artist development. Now at the age of 21, Alex has grown personally and professionally and is ready to show the world and all those fans the new Alex Jay. With the help of his production company (LKMG) Alex said he is “ready to make the ladies fall in love and writing the blueprint for the fellas to find love.” Alex Motto is, “you can do all things if you put your mind to it and believe. Never give up no matter your circumstances. Just have faith and you will receive it!”
Alex Jay’s talent and drive for success is worthy of recognition. He is definitely an artist to look out for. Keep up-to-date on all things Alex Jay through Social media: IG/Twitter/Vine - OfficialAlexJay
Check out his latest video on YouTube below, and be on the lookout for his Mixtape slated to drop later this week.