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Tay Zonday

Adam Nyerere Bahner (born July 6, 1982), better known by the pseudonym Tay Zonday, is an American actor, singer, musician, announcer, voice artist, comedian and YouTube personality. He is well known by listeners for his baritone singing voice. He garnered mainstream exposure when his song "Chocolate Rain" became a viral video in July 2007. As of October 10, 2012, "Chocolate Rain" has 84.4 million views. Zonday was born Adam Nyerere Bahner in Minneapolis, Minnesota on July 6, 1982 and graduated from The Evergreen State College in 2004. Early in his career, Zonday regularly performed at Balls Cabaret at The Southern Theater in Minneapolis. In July 2007, Zonday went from being a grad student in Minneapolis, Minnesota to having his video featured on YouTube's front page and making appearances on national television. He appeared on the Opie & Anthony Show, G4TV's Attack of the Show!, VH1's Best Week Ever, Lily Allen and Friends, Jimmy Kimmel Live!, Tosh.0 and Maury where he performed "Chocolate Rain" on national television a little over three months after he posted his composition on YouTube. He made the front page of Sunday's Los Angeles Times on August 12, 2007 with additional

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That 'Chocolate Rain' Guy: 'Memba Him?

That 'Chocolate Rain' Guy
'Memba Him?

In 2007, Tay Zonday became famous for a minute when the video to his song "Chocolate Rain" turned into a YouTube sensation. Guess what he looks like now! READ MORE >

Here Comes the Rain Again

Here Comes the Rain Again

The 28-year-old resurfaced at an event in NYC on Saturday, looking the same because it's only  been three years.Tay's real name is Adam Nyerere Bahner."Chocolate Rain" has received over 57… READ MORE >

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