Ray Kay (born Reinert K. Olsen; 10 July 1978) is a Norwegian director and photographer, based in Los Angeles. He is one of the most sought-after music video & commercial directors in the world now, and has directed the most watched video on YouTube, Justin Bieber's "Baby" (around 500 million views). All in all, his videos have been viewed more than 1 billion times on YouTube.
Ray Kay mostly directs music videos and has worked with artists such as Britney Spears, Lady Gaga, Justin Bieber, Beyoncé Knowles/Destiny's Child, Steven Tyler, Enrique Iglesias, Adam Lambert, Cheryl Cole, Alesha Dixon, Diddy, Willow Smith, Amerie, Sean Paul, Christina Milian, The-Dream, Backstreet Boys, Melanie C, Ciara, Snoop Dogg, Ghostface, and Jada. He also photographs fashion stills and album covers, and has directed commercials for brands such as Pepsi, Zellers and Sport 1.
His music videos have won several awards, including MTV Awards, Much Music Awards and ZTV Awards
Works with GagaEdit
- Poker Face music video