Tay Zonday is a People’s Choice Award-Nominated, Youtube Award-Winning, Webby Award-Winning singer-songwriter, voice talent, brand spokesperson, actor, commentator, host and digital industry veteran seen in more than a billion YouTube views.
Zonday blasted into the worldwide spotlight with his viral hit “Chocolate Rain” and has appeared on Steve Harvey, Good Morning America, Jimmy Kimmel, America’s Got Talent, NPR, CNN, MTV, The BBC, Comedy Central’s Tosh.0, Rachel Ray, and TMZ Live. He’s been interviewed on the front page of Sunday’s Los Angeles Times as well as in The Chicago Tribune, The Toronto Star, USA Today, In Touch Weekly, New York Magazine, Wired Magazine and dozens of independent and university publications. He has been referenced in The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, People Magazine, The Huffington Post, Mashable and by pop-culture touchstones such as "South Park," “Saturday Night Live,” "Robot Chicken," "It's Always Sunny In Philadelphia," "Girlfriends," "Guitar Hero," and “The Today Show” as well as by luminaries such as Kobe Bryant, John Mayer, Tre Cool, Kanye West and Stephen Colbert.
With a baritone voice that is often compared to Paul Robeson, Barry White, and Brad Roberts of the “Crash Test Dummies,” Zonday also does commercial voice and spokesperson work for a growing portfolio of clients that have included DrPepper, Intel, Intuit, Comedy Central, Cartoon Network, Firefox, Geico, Vizio, Hasbro, Hostess, Virgin America, NASA, Toyota, Discovery and Major League Baseball.
Zonday’s on-camera credits include co-starring in the AdultSwim sitcom "The Jack And Triumph Show" as well as the movies "Laid in America" and "Internet Famous." His podcast, “Chocolate Pains,” unpacks the business of social media by interviewing top creators and brands. He continues to release original music and race toward a future filled with possibility.