Worship Leader. Lover of Jesus and People.
Welcome to JayeThomas.com! Check out Jaye’s travel schedule to see if he is leading worship at an event near you. Jaye’s music is also available for purchase. Visit the Contact page if you would like to send Jaye a message, request a booking, or share a testimony.
In addition to Jaye’s weekly rotation at the International House of Prayer’s Global Prayer Room in Kansas City, Jaye leads worship around the world. Check out the links below to see where Jaye is going to be next.
Find Out More About Jaye
Jaye Thomas is a Dove Award nominated singer/songwriter/worship leader of more than twenty years. His journey begins in the foothills of North Carolina where he was raised in a Christian home as one of 3 siblings. Everyone in his family is musical. His Father sang professionally for 25 years, his mother played the piano and all of his Aunts, Uncles and Cousins played or sang. In fact, Jaye is the great-nephew of renowned blues legend, the late Nina Simone (Eunice Waymon).
While attending community College Jaye was selected among thousands to the “Brightleaf Music Scholar” program to study short term among the greatest jazz teachers and musicians at Duke University. Upon leaving the scholar program, he went into full-time ministry as a worship pastor at a church in North Florida. It was there that he was encountered by the reality of intercession and wrote and released his first full- length solo album entitled “PRAY”. Though not in print anymore, that album set him on a journey that he hasn’t looked back from.
Today Jaye is a full time worship leader at the International House of Prayer in Kansas City, MO and travels the world leading, teaching, training and raising up a company of prophetic worshippers. Since 2008 he has recorded /been featured on more than 20 albums on the Forerunner Music Group record label and has written and recorded with artists like, Misty Edwards, Cory Asbury, Davy Flowers, Justin Rizzo, Julie Meyer, Audra Lynn (Hardtke)Huff and many others. Some of his most popular co-writes are “Shekinah”, “Reason to Dance”, “Holy Ghost Parties” with Cory Asbury, “Only One”, “Song of Love”, “We Love your name” and most recently released his sophomore full length project “Here is my worship” (Forerunner Music 2014).
When asked what accomplishment makes him most proud, his response is “My family. I have the privilege being married to Nayomi, my best friend and the love of my life. She pushes me to want to be a great as people think I am at times. And she is the mother our three incredible children, Mahan, Justice, and Addison. My family is my greatest reward and my accomplishment.”