Being in the industry for long, but went unnoticed as he was working behind the scenes all these years, but not anymore. Playy has grabbed eyeballs when he came in the forefront with his music which has found a considerable number of followers. This talented artist has been around for quite a long time and has appeared on radio innumerable times. “I have worked on the hook for the smash My Chick Bad, recorded by Ludacris and featuring Nicki Minaj, which hit the #2 spot on the Billboard R&B/Hip Hop charts and have also been nominated in 2011, for a Grammy award for Best Rap Performance,” says the powerhouse of talent – Playy.
This young artist from Houston, Texas, was always drawn towards music since his early days, but his family members were against him taking up music as his career. He would sneak out to perform at showcases in Atlanta and was much impressed with the Houston based rapper Lil Flip, who he looked upon as an idol. He had made up his mind to go ahead and make a career out of his passion and then started the long journey which finally led him towards the path of glory making him one of the most popular artists in the music industry.
His talent didn’t go unnoticed, and he was taken under the wings of the legendary Suzanne De Passe of Jackson 5/Motown fame and production titan Rodney “Darkchild” Jerkins who made him the first rapper under their joint venture bringing him the much needed fame which was long due. He went on to create more music which made him a popular name like the one with Twista (“I Do”) and appearance and songwriting credits for songstress Kelly Rowland. Apart from his rapping and writing skills, Playy was also much in demand for his catchy hooks which many artists wanted to incorporate in their songs to get that cutting edge which made their music top the charts in no time. Playy has worked with some of the biggest known names in the music industry and today lists amongst the most popular artists we have in the music scene. His song ‘Birthday Dress’ featuring Matthew Koma has already garnered a millions views on YouTube making him a popular online sensation.
Playy has so far dropped 2 EPs, singles and featured in a few songs which have made him a popular artist known for his work which has been appreciated by all.
To know more about Playy, follow him on www.instagram.com/playy2day and www.youtube.com/channel/UC-jnX4gDdfU5MOsdWeb2FGg