Written by Bonnie Walker
Jay Voss “Jay Voss” is a 17-year-old recording artist and songwriter who sprang onto the Miami music scene in 2019. Since then, he’s gained the attention of many major artists and producers on his rise to popularity. He’s collaborated with well-known heavy hitters like Jovan Dawkins, and production duo Shampoo Press & Curl, credited for their contribution to Bruno Mars’s world-renown smash “24k Magic.” Voss’s catchy melodies and clever vocal transitions attribute to the formula that has the young prodigy catching the eyes and ears of the music industry’s biggest gatekeepers. Aside from the music, Jay Voss is your quintessential Miami teenager. As such, he wears several hats, one of them being activism.
Voss was recently featured on CNN amidst Miami’s BLM protests. On June 19th, Jay Voss released his controversial single and accompanying video for “Hear Me Out (BLM).” The single is an ode to the state of affairs as it concerns Black and Brown people in America. In this instance art imitates life, and Voss’s art is a force to be reckoned with.
Stream “Hear Me Out” here.
Watch the visual for “Hear Me Out” now on youtube