Born and raised in South Florida, Ashley "Kayolona" Williams has always been a person that "shines". Her brilliant, youthful, yet brash delivery in her music, captivates audiences with her perspectives on life, love, friendships, jealousy, and future goals where many of her peers and fans can relate to.
Since at the age of 5, Kayo quickly shown an interest in music. From performing in front of close friends and relatives to local school talent shows and church related performances. Kayo has already developed a fan base as well as harnessed an understanding of her craft where most artists still take years to develop.
"I like Keisha Cole, Ludacris, and Chris Brown. They're just a few of the artists that sing with sincerety, realness, and its relative." says Kayo. She has been compared to Lil Momma on many occasions, yet her brand of music is already acknowledged as trendsetting which is normal for an artist who is ahead of their time. Her lyrics posseses somewhat of an arrogant disposition but yet she continues to charm with her clever word play and crafty metaphors. "Obviously when listening to her rhyme, you can tell right away this young lady is extremely intelligent as well as a gifted artist." says Legend, one of the many producers who witnessed the growth of her talent as it developed over time. Ironically, she has managed to find the right kind of sound that allows you to journey through her world that many would consider to be their own personal theme of music.
Currently still in her teens, Kayo is already proving to many that her talent is still growing, and its incredible. With an array of multi-talented song writers, and producers, including her own material. Her songs speaks the language of today's youth without dumbing down to the typical stereotypes. Interestingly enough, she has already developed a new market on capitalizing her craft. She has been able to perform in many large venues unlike a lot of our current, young peformers whose musical content hinders them from gaining exposure due to their sometimes negative messages, and explicit lyrical content.
In summary, Kayo is by far on a path to success and if she continues at this pace, she is showing a promising future.