There’s a young artist on the rise and he goes by the name of Yoda Joka.His grind and dedication will take him far, but his struggle is what got him here.Yoda is born and raised in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, Eastside to be correct. Having a Haitian, Jamaican background, Yoda Joka is bilingual, speaking English and Creole. He is a very intelligent artist, recently graduating high school in 2013.
Being from a big family Kevens “Yoda Joka” Louis was the favorite son but also the hard-headed one. He cites music as something that saved him from his troubles.He has roughly 10 years of rapping under his belt and some of his influences includes: Cassidy, Bob Marley, Rich Homie Quan, Koolaid from Dade County and Barikad Crew from Port Au Prince. He hopes his music influences people in a positive way. Yoda Joka started the “No Zoe Left Behind Empire” movement to uplift people, and encourage them to be unified and productive.
Yoda Joka hails from the label Bully Music Gang and is affiliated with Island Boy. As of now, his biggest accomplishments are finishing up his first album, and starting his clothing label. Yoda Joka’s album, “6AM Dope Move” is set to drop May 18, Haitian Day. His album has features from artist such as Kid Convict, Stan – Lo and Zoe MC. Some notable singles include: “Dirty South”, “This World is Ours” and “Island Boys Anthem”. If you’re looking for originality and style check out Yoda Joka’s clothing line, “P.E.M.D.A.S.” ( Please Excuse My Dope Ass Swag).
This entrepreneur is performing throughout South Florida, and he’s making moves to take him world-wide. Follow him on social media to keep up with his movement at the following; Instagram – @yoda_joka, Facebook – Kevin YodaJoka Louis, Twitter – @yodajoka and YouTube – Yoda_Joka. Also you can Email him at email@example.com for inquiries on booking, features and clothing.
Written by Keidra Ponder
Published by Keedie’s Corner 2014