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.
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.”