Jahmiel Foster is an internationally acclaimed raggae, dancehall artiste from Jamaica.
He is known for hits such as Struggles,” “Long Distance Love,” and “Gain the World.
His single Real Father topped the Cross Carribean Countdown Chart in 2014 for weeks.
Let’s take a look at his biography below.
Jahmiel Full Name
He was born Jahmiel Foster but he widely known by his first name Jahmiel. He was initially called Culture Jamiel, but he changed it to simply Jahmiel as he further refined his musical style.
He was born on the 30th of March, 1992 in Portmore, Jamaica. He is currently 28 years old.
He was born on and raised in Portmore, Jamaica.
Jahmiel Early Life
He began performing at the age of 7 and recorded his first song at the age of 10. He attended the Jose Marti Technical High School.
Jahmiel was inspired by legendary icon Bob Marley, Buju Banton, Junior and Sizzla Kalonji just to name a few. After high school, Jahmiel dedicated his life to his passion.
Jahmiel nurtured a relationship with Jamie and Ahkeem Roberts of Young Vibez Production and he was later signed to Shocking Vibez under the management of Patrick Roberts in 2009-2013.
Prime Minister of Jamaica invited Jahmiel as a guest performer at United Negro Improvement Association formed by Marcus Garvey.
In May 2014, Jahmiel was also guest speaker alongside Jasmine Rand, Trayvon Martin’s, providing an inspirational message from a young youth looking to perservere beyond all obstacles.
Jahmiel later released his Mission EP in May 2014, which featured the hit song “Real Father” produced by Notnice Records, Real Father made it’s way on a number of countdowns but was a favourite on the Tempo Cross Caribbean Countdown Chart as it was number ONE for a few weeks in August of 2014.
His success would continue on an international level as his single ” Long Distance Love”, would hit number 1 on Japan Reggaezion music charts in December 2014 produced by Gachapan Records.
Another hit single produced by NotNice, titled “Struggles” has been number two on the Tempo Cross Caribbean Countdown for the weeks February 21st to March 2nd 2015.
Currently, Jahmiel is experiencing the accolades on the international music scene with his single ‘Gain the World’, produced by Quantanium Records, is featured on VP Records Vol 52, 53 Strictly The Best compilations.
Jahmiel Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook
His official Instagram username is @thegreatjahmiel. He is known on Twitter as @THEGREATJAHMIEL. His Facebook page account is ‘Its Jahmiel’.
Jahmiel Latest Songs
Jahmiel has quite a number of hit tunes to his credit. Among them is the banger Shining, Preserve My Life, I See An Angel, Life Lessons, among many others. You can download and listen to Jahmiel’s music here.