Drummer Joshua “Jay” Donald is known for his versatility as an onstage performer.
He was born in Los Angeles, where he discovered his love for music. His passion for music led him to Phoenix, where in 2005 he was voted one of the top 50 drummers in Arizona, which gave him the honor of performing for the Queen of England at Wembley Stadium.
He’s played alongside legendary performers, MC Hammer, saxophonist Marion Meadows, bassist Mel Brown, Guitarist Stanley Jordan, & Gospel artist, Crystal Lewis, Kirk Franklin, BB & CC Winans, Yolanda Adams & many more.
Jay’s contribution to live recordings for TV networks has allowed him to be seen on TBN, Daystar, and AZ-TV. Jay’s blending of hip-hop, R&B, rock, pop, jazz, gospel, classic soul/blues, and salsa makes him a fantastic contributor to any band or musical ensemble. His expertise goes beyond the drum set, as he also arranges, produces, and writer.