Ghanaian media personality and entrepreneur, Jay Foley reminiscing how ‘Hammer of the Last Two records’ gave him a show biz name.
Jay Foley took to his social media handle to reveal when he met Hammer after he completed Achimota School. He disclosed that he wanted to learn how to make beats.
Jay Foley added that his real name John Foley was changed by Hammer to be Jay Foley.
He wrote; “In 2001, a few days after I completed Achimota School. I mustered some courage to call one of Ghana’s finest music producers, Edward Osei aka Hammer of the Last Two. My request was simple, I wanted to learn how to make beats. I was 18. When I met him finally, he asked me my name.
I said John Foley. Then he said to me, gentleman, from this day onwards, I will call you JAY FOLEY
That was the beginning of the man I am today. Thanks Hammer. You’ve inspired me a lot.”