After years of hard work and dedication, Xay, a 28-year-old artist hailing from Brooklyn, NY, has finally crafted a sound that encapsulates his unique style and vision. Combining his raspy vocals with captivating production, he brings his songs to life, offering listeners a glimpse into his personal story. In his latest single “Cujo!,” Xay takes listeners on an energetic journey to vividly depict his world and surroundings.
“Cujo!” is a high-energy song that immerses listeners in Xay’s world and environment. By drawing a parallel between the violent nature of a rabid dog and his surroundings, he creates a metaphorical representation of the challenges he faces.
“The concept of ‘Cujo!’ originated from my fascination with Stephen King’s depiction of the rabid canine, Cujo,” Xay explains. The imagery and symbolism surrounding Cujo’s ferocity resonated with Xay, and he skillfully translated it into his own music. By drawing inspiration from this iconic character, Xay has crafted a song that captures the raw energy and intensity of his own experiences, inviting listeners to join him on this thrilling journey.
“Cujo!” holds profound meaning for Xay, as it serves as a testament to the impact his family and close friends, or “dawgs,” have had on his life. Rather than falling into the same cycle as those around him, he was inspired and guided by his loved ones to pursue something extraordinary, like creating music. Through his artistry, Xay pays homage to his roots while forging his own path.
Listen to “Cujo!” below.