Real name James Charles Tetteh, Jay Hover born in March 1990 is a Ghanaian-American afrobeats, Afropop, producer, and highlife artiste signed to the record label NWRL (Nwe Worldwide Record Label Inc.). He hails from Bubuashie in Greater Accra Region.
He attended Odorgonno Secondary School and University of Ghana, Legon where he pursued Music and Business Administration (BA).
Jay Hover started his career as a gospel artist with the group Newgenn. he later broke away and went solo where he released his first solo ‘Ayele’ featuring sensational singer Bizzel.
He signed to BuduNation Records after the release of Ayele and other singles such as Broken Heart, Give Me Money, Cum Here Bad Gyal, Hater, and Kokoni featuring Tizo.
Ghanaian powerhouse Record Label, Highly Spiritual Music owned by legendary Music Producer, Kaywa signed Jay Hover and Mr. Drew in 2019.
NOTABLE AWARDS AND RECOGNITIONS
- 2019 and 2020 Ghana Entertainment Awards US- Best Ghanaian based in USA Act
- 2020 and 2021 Ghana Music Awards USA- Uncovered Ghanaian Artiste in the United States, Best Ghanaian-US Based Male Vocalist, Best Ghanaian-US Based Artiste of the Year, Popular Ghanaian-US Based singer of the Year
- 2022 Ghana Nigeria Music Awards Festival USA- US-Based Discovered Artiste of the Year