American singer/songwriter from Minneapolis, Minnesota, Jay Ernest forged his career in music by touring as the lead in the Johnny Cash Tribute show called Church of Cash. Most recently, Jay Ernest has started his solo pursuit in country music writing and recording with David Ray (Jelly Roll) in Nashville, leaning on his deep baritone voice and influence by the Man in Black.
*Midwest Country Music Organizations (Best Tribute) in 2021 and 2019
*Inducted to the Minnesota Music Hall of Fame 2021
*Co-wrote and starred in the musical "Folsom Prison Experience" in 2020
Follow Jay as he finishes the recording process. On social media and on the blog on this site, you can be a part of his musical journey.