Hip-Hop pioneer DJ Kay Slay dies after battling COVID-19

'People' reports that pioneering hip-hop icon DJ Kay Slay has died at the age of 55. The disc jockey and record executive, real name Keith Grayson, died on April 17 after a four-month-long battle with COVID-19. According to 'People,' the news of Grayson's death was confirmed in statements from Hot 97 and his family. "Our hearts are broken by the passing of Keith Grayson, professionally known as DJ Kay Slay.", The family of Keith Grayson, statement, via 'People'.

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