Born in Irving, Tx and exposed to the Honky-Tonk scene from a young age, Jaty has been singing and playing guitar for over 25 years. Jaty started his career as a professional musician in Columbus, Ohio, where he won the Rude Dog Music Competition, the Buckeye Lake Winery Battle of the Bands, and was the winner of the Columbus Songwriters Association: 2014 Songwriters Showdown. At the end of 2015 he moved back to Arizona where he began building a band. With a rock influenced, upbeat country set, the band is now focused on Jaty’s original music, and growing their fanbase in Arizona. The band, now known as Jaty & the Black Stallions, plays shows for crowds across Arizona and at Phoenix favorites, Bourbon Jacks Chandler, Dierks Bentley Whiskey Row, Handlebar J and more.