Creating powerful, positive music for the world. This is the theme that drives AY-MusiK, his #TeamAY and the many hundreds of constant new fans and followers of AY-MusiK.
What first started as a simple idea has become a national phenom called "The AY-Experience". AY-MusiK an artist from Kansas City had a simple issue no one knew who he was or his music.
AY developed an idea that has changed everything known as "#TheAYexperience" using no electricity or outlets AY charges a full band combination of DJ, Drummer, Bass Guitar, keyboard and other live instruments and performs The AY-Show...ANYWHERE. Bringing a live concert to highly populated areas anywhere in the U.S.A.
The AY-Show is for all ages, races, and backgrounds as well represents various genres (Country, Pop, Hip-Hop, EDM, Rock, Dance, Old school and more) The show is an inclusive interactive environment that involves singing of original/cover songs, dancing, and more. Hundreds gather to do the Cupid Shuffle ( #AYshuffle), Cha Cha Slide, or Wap with AY-MusiK as well as sing original songs like: Say Hey, & I Might Steal Yo Girl.
AY-MusiK was also on the X Factor TV show Contestants for 2012 after receiving 4 Yes' from celebrity judges L.A. Reid, Britney Spears, Louis Walsh, & Demi Lovato.
*Appearing on MTV "MADE" November 2013 for involvement in the "It Girl" episode as premiere concert band.
Opened for B.o.B, The Cataracs, T.I., 3OH!3, Sammy Adams, Wale, Kirko Bangz, XV, Timeflies , Cris Cab, Tech N9ne & MTV woodie award winner "The Lonely Biscuits"
Recently Selected by Ourstage.com (MTV Partner):
Top 10 in Hip-Hop songs with smash single "Say Hey" (Feburary 2013)
Top 10 in Pop Videos for smash single "Say Hey" (August 2013)
Reached 11th in Best of Urban chart in 2013. In the top 20 for 7 weeks.
Recently Placed 3rd In America For Young Money's Artist Drake for original song "Say Hey" on the "Artist On The Rise Competition" to warmup for Drake on the Club Paradise Tour Summer 2012
Recently Placed 1st in the "MTV Next Movie Review Contest" through Ourstage.com (MTV Partner) for Original Song "For You" with brother AJ Young
Past Or currently Booked Colleges:
-University of Missouri Columbia
-University of Missouri Kansas City
-Missouri Western College
-Penn Valley Community College
-Northwest Missouri State College
Daniel Cole (Drums):
Toured as drummer for Warner Brothers artist XV.
Also opened for Currency, Wale, B.o.B, Kirko Bangz, Snow Da Product, and T.I.
DJ Soundninja (Disk Jockey):
2011-2012 Missouri Western State University 'DJ of the Year' Award
Finished 2nd for 2012 RedBull DJ Battle.
Blair Bryant (Bass):
Selected for the Grammy Awards Music project in 2013 as a premiere bassist.
Hailey Canalas (Lead Vocals):
Sang with country star Jo Dee Messina
Ralph Jackson (Keys)
Over 10 years of professional experience.
MC Tres (MC)
Opened for: 30h3, TimeFlies, Sammy Adams, & BET's Shorty The Prince.
Semi Finalist for Ludacris label DTP contest through Hot 104.1 FM
Mathew Cook (horn/Sax)
Opened for world renowned 70's funk group Tower of Power,
Studied with New York Jazz Greats Charlie Porter, Jim O'Connor, &
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Daniel Cole - Drummer
DJ SoundNinja - DJ/Sound Engineer
Hailey Canalas - Lead & Backup Vocals
Blair - Bass Guitar
Matthew Cook - Horn/Sax
Ralph Jackson - keyboard
MC Tres - Lead MC/Backup Vocals
Say Hey - AY-MusiK , (ITUNES, GooglePlay, Spotify, Amazon, and wherever Digital Music Is Sold)
Do What We Do - AY-MusiK (ITUNES, GooglePlay, Spotify, Amazon, and wherever Digital Music Is Sold)
Above & Beyond EP - Available wherever digital music is sold on 1-3-14