Born and raised in Edmonton, AB Canada, Janay Thomas is a multi-talented recording artist with a unique voice and story to tell. The Pop/R&B songstress emerged onto the scene in 2014 with her debut single The Way I Feel. The record led her to be selected as an artist with the HOT Factor by HOT 107 Edmonton and secured 2 international licensing deals. Upon commercial release The Way I Feel shot to #8 on the iTunes Japan R&B/Soul Charts. The momentum continued when the song secured major FM radio airplay, placement on major compilation albums, and a nomination for R&B/Soul Recording of the Year at the 2015 Edmonton Music Awards.
Since 2017 Janay has co-hosted CJSR 88.5 FM’s Groove Theory, a bi-weekly radio show dedicated to R&B, sports, and pop culture events. Through this platform she is able to introduce listeners to new music, discuss the latest industry trends, and promote local artists.
Janay is currently in the studio creating her exciting debut release with Juno-nominated production duo Towers. Her tireless work ethic combined with her singing/songwriting talents make her one to watch in the years to come.
industry role: Artist/Band