Mr Fabulous aka Jay kamiraz is certainly a rising star who has been on an exceptional journey. His life has moved and inspired many all over the world gaining him the respect and admiration of many in tv, radio, music entertainment including royalty.
In 2004 he started his career as a commercial gospel choir director, directing his choir ‘The Souls of Prophecy Gospel Choir’, and with the help of the Princes Trust he carved a very successful career from his passion in music, going from strength to strength, wowing audiences at weddings, corporate events, tv and radio. Appearances included working with BBC One, ITV, Channel 4 , Sky, Magic FM, BBC Radio 2, Eastenders, Holby City, Big Brother, The Alan Tichmarsh Show, and many more.
His corporate and national high profile brand campaigns included the likes of Coca Cola (3 consecutive years) Pepsico, British Chamber of Commerce, Eurostar, Barclays, to name but a few.
Recording and music projects included working with Universal Records, Sony BMG, Paloma Faith and international platinum selling artist Solero Pitingo.
In 2009 his music entertainment business and non profit organisation confidence building workshops ‘Sing to Smile’ won the FSB Enterprise Award London.
2010 -2012 Jay became an ambassador for the Princes Trust and embarked on many press and media interviews to help share his story to inspire the younger generation.
With the success of his career and inspirational journey Jay was chosen to represent the Princes Trust as an Olympic Torchbearer at the 2012 Olympic Games. He was met by the worlds media and greeted by HRH the Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall.
In 2012 Jay was nominated and chosen as the prestigious Princes Trust, Daily Mirror Pride of Britain Award Winner awarded by HRH the Prince of Wales and Pearce Brosnan.The recognition from the awards was paramount and winning helped Jay to branch out as a creative, developing entertainment concepts and performing for several years to royalty, tv personalities and high profile names.
He travelled the country giving multinational talks to schools, businesses and sharing his story with radio, press and media.
In 2015 Jay took a well earnt break from being a choir director to pursue his other great passion, Fashion, TV, Presenting and Social Media.
He very quickly rose within these areas working with many award winning production companies, producers and directors working on many exciting productions, commercials, fashion shows and pilots.
Following his rebranding in 2016 his alter ego Mr Fabulous emerged and a solo artist, fashion expert and social media influencr ensued. This enabled him to provide his vibrant, androgynous brand personality promoting body confidence and very quickly came to the attention of tv and radio executives.
After a successful and inspirational appearance on First Dates, he was approached by BBC Asian Network to become a regular dating guru on the Preeya Khalidas show helping solve people’s love, life and family dilemmas. With his new brand identity taking shape , it was inevitable that a casting director would take a shine to his positive, engaging personality.
In 2016 Jay became an Internet / TV sensation entertaining the nation with a cult comic performance for Hungry House which stayed on screen for two years becoming one of the most loved, laughed at and memorable tv ads which culminated in a 3 part online mini series 'Chow Mein to Fame’.
In 2017 Jay became one of the music experts in the popular saturday night BBC music programme All Together Now which gave his new brand the lift it needed. Mr fabulous, a nice, engaging, fabulous no nonsense expert always making a fashion statement. His personality and drive soon got him picked out as one of the main key judges on the show alongside head judge ex spice girl Geri Horner.
In 2018 the show all together now came back with a second series including a celebrity special. This series saw Mr Fabulous excell with the show giving him his own personal vt and BBC Three mini documentary with the likes of TV Choice Magazine running a feature calling him the “One and only Mr Fabulous”.
In 2018 Jay flew to China to work with the Miss World organision as their official Social Media Correspondent & Fashion Expert.
2018 also saw Jay sing and direct a 20 piece gospel choir at Buckingham Palace for HRH the Prince of Wales and a host of A'list celebrities which was hosted by Idris Elba.
In 2019 Jay launched his first ever live solo debut show to a packed audience at Pizza Express Live with guest singers that included his TV wife Tina T and music legend Patti Boulaye OBE.
Towards the end of 2019 he completed filming an inspirationl fitness reality series alongside Eddie Hall for Ladbible and Sportbible which received over a staggering 1.3 Million Views. This was quickly followed by Jay becoming a face of the Gym Group national campaign representing the LGBTQIA and South Asian community released at the end of 2019.
In 2020 Jay announced his second show which successfully took place to a full audience pre lockdown, taking place at Pizza Express Live in Holborn. This was followed by a 'Talking Heads' debut for Channel 5 popular show 'When Talent Shows Go Horribly Wrong'.
In a 2021 Jay filmed an exciting new LadBible series called 'BIG BINGE' with many familiar famous faces for Star on Disney+ with big viewing figures on global platforms Unilad and Tyla.
Year ending 2021 Jay filmed a short documentary film: 'Mr Fabulous - Behind the Glitter Ball' filmed using artistic, cinematic narrative, sharing his inspirational life story with "Talking Heads' from his friends and industry folk which also featured a personally filmed message and testimonial of praise from Hollywood Star Pierce Brosnan..
The film had its dabut West End, Leicester Square Film Premiere in September 2021 with discussions being had for a fully commissioned author led feature.
2021 did not end there, his work supporting charities especially raising breast cancer awareness gained him the respect and recognition being announced an Ambassador of the Pink Ribbon Foundation.
Lisa Allen from the Pink Ribbon Foundation praised Jay on being an avid supporter of the Foundation for many years, going far beyond simply attending events. His passion and advocacy of breast cancer awareness using his platform to raise awareness and money to help those affected was visible to see with immense warmth.
"Awarding Jay the Ambassadorship is a real honour and shows our gratitude and appreciation for all that he has done, and will continue to do in the future"
Lisa Allen, Pink Ribbon Foundation
2022 Jay is sharing and developing his creative "FABLOG' concept, an exciting Social Media content creating platform for Instagram sharing all things Luxury, Sustainable and Fabulous.
2022 Jay is back with 2 Live Music Concerts and Festival appearances, booked as a headlining act.
His commitment to Sustainable Fashion will see him announce something 'Big'.
All of this is closely at this stage guarded as 'Top Secret'
Jay is forever the hard working, commited optimist who looks forward to continuing to learn, build and develop his profile and see what life has invested for him now and in the future for himself and his alter ego Mr Fabulous for the future, paving the way as a recognised, highly praised, inspirational, trailblazing, Creative Influencer, Ambassador and Visionary.