Vin Jay, the New York emcee, is making waves with his latest release, the Karma EP, and he’s celebrating with the release of a captivating music video for the standout track “Killer” featuring Krizz Kaliko. Channeling his inner Patrick Bateman from the cult classic American Psycho, Vin Jay delivers a powerful performance alongside Krizz Kaliko in these provocative visuals.
Directed by frequent collaborator Anickan, the video showcases Vin Jay’s impressive acting skills as he embodies the persona of Patrick Bateman, delivering his hard-hitting lyrics with intensity. Krizz Kaliko also appears, adding his head-spinning verse to the mix. The video pays homage to American Psycho, pleasing fans of the film and music lovers alike.
With the Karma EP now available, Vin Jay continues to solidify his presence in the music industry. While he gained recognition with his viral hit “Mumble Rapper vs. Lyricist” in 2019, Vin Jay’s journey to success was not an overnight sensation. For over a decade, he honed his craft, remixing popular singles and gradually developing his own sound.
During his early years, Vin Jay collaborated with fellow artist Roy Lenzo, who would later find success producing for Lil Nas X. Together, they navigated the music scene, eager to make a name for themselves. However, it wasn’t until the release of “Mumble Rapper vs. Lyricist” that Vin Jay found his breakthrough moment. The single and accompanying video catapulted him into the spotlight, accumulating millions of streams on Spotify and gaining a significant YouTube following.
With the Karma EP, Vin Jay delves deeper into his artistry, exploring personal stories and providing introspective insights into his struggles. While he maintains his exceptional lyrical skill and rapid-fire flow, he now seeks to infuse his music with more depth and emotion. Vin Jay’s growth as an emcee and lyricist is evident in this latest project, as he encourages his fans to embrace their authentic selves and defy societal expectations.