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Welcome to series two of #ToppleUncaged!
Every week, The Canary will be bringing you an innovative podcast for the media landscape; hosted by me, Steve Topple.
In a special episode, I caught up with a global dancehall superstar with a conscience: Jahmiel.
Mr Topple x Jahmiel
Jahmiel has been making serious waves on the music scene for over a decade. He’s clocked up countless worldwide hits with views and streams numbering in the tens of millions. With his blend of dancehall and afrobeat RnB, he had made name for himself with smash hits such as U Me Luv. But recently he finally released his debut album. Called Great Man it is a dazzling showcase of not only Jahmiel’s sublime voice, but his musical ingenuity. Because, far from being a straight dancehall record. Great Man is creative dynamite. It blends genres, from soul and dancehall to ambient RnB and afrobeat via trap, and also subject matters. The result is a truly unique sound and a wholly conscious experience.
So, I caught up with Jahmiel for the #ToppleUncaged podcast. We chatted about Great Man, his exceptionally unique style of music, the industry and more.
Listen on iTunes here.
CanaryPod: #ToppleUncaged meets… Jahmiel show notes:
Presented, produced and edited by Steve Topple.
Sound engineering by Gav Pauze.
Burning Down by Jahmiel via Destine Media PR:
Watch Jahmiel’s latest video AOK:
Follow on Twitter:
Steve Topple @MrTopple; The Canary @TheCanaryUK; Jahmiel @THEGREATJAHMIEL; Nicola Jeffery @NicolaCJeffery; Gav Pauze @PauzeRadio; Rai Star Music @rai_star113
Use the hashtags #ToppleUncaged #CanaryPod
Topple Uncaged Theme Music: Lost Souls by Lee Wrizzle.
U Me Luv by Jahmiel via Destine Media PR:
Featured image via Steve Topple, Maurice – Wikimedia and Destine Media PR
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