Music – Washington
Born in Landover Maryland, Zay Smoove first picked discovered a passion for music at the age of three. At this age he started to play the drums and guitar. He started playing the saxophone at age 8, where he took up band for a year. After one year in band Zay would go on to play for his church every Sunday. This is where Zay picked up his hearing ability to play a song without ever needing sheet music. For the next 17 years Zay would grow into the multi-talented musician/singer/songwriter/producer/engineer. In 2017 Zay and his best friend Ju would create the clothing brand Unthinkabull. In late 2018, Zay and his cousin and fellow label mate DeeReal produced and recorded an Acoustic EP titled The Jones Effect. The EP would be the first official release under his label Unthinkabull Music Group. In November of 2019, Zay Smoove and DeeReal would put down the instruments and pick up the mic. They released the song “Intentions” and instantly received good reviews. The song won the 93.9 WKYS Versus Competition to end the year. They were interviewed on 93.9 by Little Bacon Bear in Jan 2020. Zay Smoove is now gearing up for a spring release of his new project.