William Kojo Johnson simply known as Stay Jay is the stylish hiplife/hiphop artist making a whole lot of waves on Ghana music scene. His ability to string several words together in a very nice or stylish pace puts him in a league of his own. With the style and pace of lyrics most people can not imagine who he is.
He is a very young, energetic, polite, simple,kind, intelligent and sociable young man who has been the stylish king of underground hiplife for close to 9 years and finally turning to do commercial music. He was highly inspired by Jay Zee and his blazing songs. Seeing hiplife as a relevant source to spread information in few seconds, he realized the merits of music and created a challenge to Twi Pop rap and since he saw the need to spread a lot of relevant information in few seconds.
Currently being outdoored as Ghanas Best and stylish lyricist, his REPETITION album which is was lauched on the 7th may 2011 with numerous hit tracks is set to hit the foreign chats with hit tracks Listen, Shashee Wowo and Sue With the local music style, he already realizes the potential to sweep most awards in the next Ghana Music Awards with tracks like Shashee Wowo, Sue,Den tin Some, and Under Cover Love.
Due to the hard work of his production and management team (UNDAONE ENTERTAINMENT) and being crowned the stylish king of underground hipilife at the commercial “Kasahare Level”, he has realized the need to go very commercial with the help of his funs, God and critics who made him what he is today.
Stay Jay shares the view that, doing music is like lecturing due to the information it sends and since most modern populace prefer to stay abreast with global issues rather in a fast and relaxed manner, there was the need to scan all commercial songs to fit into the societal preference. He believes that success is a non-reciprocal product of hard work, determination, discipline and the need to be religious.
Stay Jay has immense passion for orphans he performed at free concerts to raise funds for needy children and community projects as a whole.
Currently though without album, he has performed at a high level forums such as Ghana Music Awards,Ghana Meets Naija,Mario and Jay Holidays concert all held currently in Accra-Ghana(conference center dome) to elaborate on the effective aid policies.
Loyal Stay Jay fans, who have been following the stylish hiphop/hiplife emcee since the days of “Kasahare Level” hosted by Dr. Duncan on Adom FM are always thrilled when they see him now.
For now, Stay Jay is one of the most important figures in hiphop/hiplife history in Ghana.