Jamal who was born Godknows Enyindah Sylvester is a Nigerian hip hop & afro pop artiste from Rivers.
Early Life of Jamal & His Education
Sylvester was born in the suburbs of Port Harcourt, Rivers State of Nigeria where he had most of his growing up . He is the second child from a family of five. The talented hip hop act attended Brainlink Academy, Elele Alimini in Porthacourt for his primary and secondary education.
He grew up playing football and was popular for his prowess in computer gaming.
Godknows Eyindah as a lover of sports is a Chelsea fan and has always loved music.
Jamal started rapping from a young age when he began listening to Dagrin, Olamide, Vector, MI, among others.
In 2015 Jamal recorded his debut single “Envy Us“. The wonderful piece of art was followed it up with “Eleda Mi” where he talks about dreams, fears and aspirations and has been featured in different collaborations.
In 2018 Jamal relocated to Western part of Nigeria and has been a regular voice in the underground hip hop scene. Jamal has just recorded a hit got single “Darth Vader”.
Jamal’s Music Influence
The Darth Vader crooner attributes his influence music to listening to a couple of great talents in the music industry. These include M I, Phenom, Da Grin, Ice Prince, Olamide and Vector on the local scene. The rapper also follows Jay Z, Kanye West, Drake and Kendrick Lamar on the international scene.
Jamal In The Next Five (5) years
When the star was asked the question: “Where Do You See Yourself In The Next Five Years?”, His answer came rather straight and short. In his words, the Envy Us crooner said:
In 5 years? Got a record deal on a big label, and prolly working on my own South Side Sound (Triple S)