American Multi-Talented Rapper, Singer-Songwriter and Entertainer, Tione Jayden Merritt professionally known as Lil Tjay Roll Out Yet Another Amazing Hiphop Song Titled Part of the Plan.
In 2017, Tjay began releasing music on SoundCloud. "Resume", one of his first songs, was released when Tjay was 16 years old, and quickly began spreading online.
On March 10, 2018, Tjay competed and placed first at the Coast 2 Coast LIVE NYC All Ages Edition, where his performance gained the attention of a record label A&R who was in attendance to judge the showcase. Soon after, Tjay released the single "Brothers", which became his biggest song at the time and led to him signing with Columbia Records.