Jay Scott

Jay Scott

 Mansfield, Ohio, USA
BandR&BPop

Jay Scott's music is the soul that's missing in pop music. He switches effortlessly from dance tracks like "Get 2 U" to slow ballads like "U Didn't Care." All with a smooth voice reminiscent of a mixture of Bilal and Usher.

Biography

Whoever said small town kids don’t have big dreams has never met Jay Scott. The 25-year-old singer/songwriter knew early on he wanted to entertain. In his hometown of Mansfield, Ohio he began playing piano at seven. By his teens he was performing at school concerts and plays, singing two sometimes three days a week at church. Jay was always anyplace where he could showcase his talents.

“I was always finding a way to surround myself what I want best at doing,” he says.

When his dreams grew too large for Mansfield Jay moved to Atlanta to study psychology at Georgia State University. By day he was in class studying theories and by night he was in and out of the recording studio working on music for him and other artists.

“I place all my emotions on the shoulders of music,” Jay says. “Music is my outlet, it also a place where I can be free and let my creativity wander.”

“My mom says I came out the womb singing,” he later adds with a smile.

Drawing inspiration from artists like Michael Jackson, Brandy and Usher it’s evident longevity and quality in music is a goal of his. Looking to the future he sees himself successful and still creating quality timeless music for people to enjoy for years to come.

“I see myself soaring higher than I could ever imagine,” he says.

Set List

1. Champions
2. Get 2 U
3. Guilty Pleasure