As the year comes to a close, it’s safe to say that Jay Pres had a productive year. The Harlem native has released three projects and 4 singles, alone, in 2016. He also performed at the legendary SOB’s 3 times – once for Hot 97’s “Who’s Next” showcase series. One of the projects Jay Pres released was a surprised mixtape comprised of covers & remixes of popular records titled, ‘Sephora‘. And it’s follow-up arrives just in time for the holidays.
And interestingly enough, it’s titled, ‘MAC‘. This time around, we find Jay Pres covering classic Hip Hop records such as Wu Tang Clan’s “C.R.E.A.M.” and Jay Z’s “Dead Presidents“. This tape truly showcases Jay Pres’ versatility as a rapper. It validates his skills while showing (and proving) that he is more than capable of delivering, no matter the beat. Whether you’re a Millennial fan, or a lover of the Golden Era, you can appreciate what Jay Pres has to offer as a Hip Hop artist.
About Jay Pres:
The young, rising talent from one of Manhattan’s notorious neighborhoods, has been consistent with his music; since transitioning into Hip Hop from playing college basketball. He’s a familiar name and face who has been associated with the likes of fellow Harlem natives Teyana Taylor, Dave East, & Tray Pizzy (producer credits), and more. Jay Pres is undeniably on his way to leaving his own mark in Hip Hop. And like his uncle, Roy Ayers, is paving the way on his own musical journey.