About Jahplaka

Born Plakoo Joshua on 31st of December 1995, in the slums of Accra, Ghana. The Listen Up singer is the second of 5 kids born from a musical family, father a pastor, an ex-member of the early 70’s Ghanaian band “ Explosive Confusion” and mom a chorister.

JahPlaka is a Reggae, Dancehall, and Soca Musician from Ghana. His musical journey began when he started singing songs taught by his mom to his father’s church congregation at the age of 6, he fast-forward grew a love for break dancing and rap music as he battle rapped throughout elementary and high school.

Proclaiming Rasta as a spiritual path and influenced by the 90’s Reggae and Dancehall artist, his revolutionary dancehall style sets him apart from his counterparts, by employing social and spiritual consciousness of roots reggae into dancehall.