Jay Kenneth Johnson

Attended Missouri State University.

Has a younger brother named Jeff and a younger sister named Jenna.

So beloved by his Days of Our Lives (1965) fans that, when he left the show, they hired a plane to fly over the NBC studios carrying a banner wishing him good luck.

Lead vocalist and co-songwriter for Solid Jones, a high powered funk/rock fusion band. Other members include Bryan Powers, 'Dirty' Dave Harp, Rick Steff, Dave Green and Kevin Houston. As a singer he has a distinctive strong, husky voice and a very impressive range.

Is a fan of vocalists Lenny Kravitz , Anthony Kiedis , Jim Morrison and Robert Plant .

Six months after arriving in Hollywood, he auditioned for the role of Brady Black on Days of Our Lives (1965) but was instead cast as Phillip Kiriakis.

Known For


Cast Credits

CSI: NY (2004)
Guest starring as Paul Deacon
North Shore (2004)
Starring as Chris Remsen
  • Episode 1x01: Pilot (Jun 14, 2004)
The O.C. (2003)
Guest starring as Vince
Charmed (1998)
Guest starring as J.D. Williams
Days of Our Lives (1965)
Starring as Philip Kiriakis (26 episodes)