Rapper Jay-Ikon, Born Sylvester Sakayate is a 20 year old Lusaka based rapper.

Jay, began to pursue rap and music in 2014 and In 2017 he dropped his first official song that was produced by Era of lit Century titled ‘ZIBA ZAKO’

He finds inspiration in well known rappers, the likes of Kendrick Lamar, Nasty C and Zambia’s Slap Dee, Dope G, Tim Thugga just to mention a few.

Jay Ikon’s debut single Ziba Zako which features Zambian Rapper Akar, is one of the best debut singles on the site, the vibe it brings is so relaxing and chill.

Jay defines his Genre of music as ‘TrapSoul’ something similar to the sounds of Bryson Tiller.

We hope to hear more from Jay. Get a chance to listen to Ziba Zako off the site and tell us what you think. X

“I’m quiet and self spoken, so I feel music makes it easy for me to express myself fully” – Jay Ikon