Hip hop pioneer DJ Kay Slay dies of COVID-19 at age 55

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In this article we are going explain you that Hip hop pioneer DJ Kay Slay died of COVID-19 at age 55

The pioneering hip-hop artist Keith Grayson, who performed as DJ Kay Slay and worked with top stars, has died of complications from Covid-19.

Grayson’s died at 55 on Sunday was confirmed by his family in a statement released through  New York radio station Hot 97, where he hosted The Drama Hour for more than two decades.

Hip hop pioneer DJ Kay Slay
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Grayson grew up in Harlem, immersed in New York City’s early hip-hop scene. He got his start as a teenage graffiti artist and was featured in the 1983 hip-hop documentary Style Wars.

Jadakiss and Busta Rhymes.

“Hot 97 is shocked and saddened by the loss of our beloved DJ Kay Slay,” the station said in a statement.

He released his first studio album in 2003 and worked with top stars, including Nas, Kendrick Lamar, Jadakiss and Busta Rhymes.

The relatives remark says: “, “A dominant figure in hip hop culture with millions of fans worldwide, DJ Kay Slay will be remembered for his passion and excellence with a legacy that will transcend generations.”