Joseph Philemon better known by stage name Jay Beatz (born July 31, 1996) grew up with music being a major influence, from the age of 12 years old. He became absorbed in the creative side of making music, not to long after started recording his own music with the aspirations of becoming a professional music artist
His debut EP titled "Room For Improvement" was released November 30, 2015. The EP was recorded in studios throughout Cape Town with production from Khanyo Wall Chicago, Cash Popeye & Red Monk. The first single from the Room For Improvement EP titled TIOTE (Time Is Of The Essence).