While some individuals face difficulty in gaining excellence in a profession, some earn competence in several occupations. Such is the story of Tay Zonday who is a brilliant singer, musician, announcer, comedian, voice artist, comedian, and YouTube personality. He is known for bass singing and for his favorite song, Chocolate Rain which became a viral video.
Career and Progression:
Tay Zonday began his career as an artist performing at Balls Cabaret at The Southern Theater in Minneapolis. Then, the actor made appearances in many television shows including Opie & Anthony Show, G4TV's Attack of the Show!, Lily Allen and Friends, Jimmy Kimmel Live!, Tosh.0 and Maury. Tay performed his YouTube hit, Chocolate Rain on the national television.
The YouTube sensation was interviewed on CNN and made the front page of Sunday's Los Angeles Times, The Chicago Tribune's RedEye, The Star Tribune and People. His video of performing a cover of Lily Allen’s debut “Smile” won a YouTube award in the category, Music in March 2008. Besides that, he has featured in the commercial for Comedy Central and Firefox. He uploaded the cover of Carly Rae Jepsen’s, ‘Call Me Maybe' in June 2012 and was considered one among The 10 Best 'Call Me Maybe' Covers on Billboard.com.
How much is Tay’s Worth?
Tay Zonday has invested nearly a decade in the industry working as an actor, singer, musician, announcer, voice artist, comedian, and YouTube personality. The efforts of Tay Zonday have enabled him to enjoy splendid net worth in $500 thousand dollars. The revenue of Tay is likely to amplify in the further days due to his continuous effort in the sector.
Secret Personal Life!
According to some wiki sources, the actor at the age of 34 is possibly single and unmarried. The information about Tay dating someone or having girlfriend has never made the front page in the tabloids. Moreover, Tay is neither married nor shows the hints of binding in marital bond and welcoming wife in the further days.
Tay always seems to have dodged girls and relationship which enables the audience to raise a suspicion that he might be a gay. However, the actor has not shown any distinctive qualities which resemble homosexual orientation. In a Twitter post, he shared that he doesn’t believe gay or straight to be an identity.
Belonging to mixed ethnicity, Adam Nyerere Bahner, known as, Tay Zonday was born on July 6, 1982, and grew up in Minneapolis, Minnesota, the United States with parents. He received education from The Evergreen State College in 2004. He also enrolled in e Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy but dropped out before graduating. The actor has an impressive height of 5 feet 8 inches which match his personality.