Raggatak with Admiral & Jahseed
Johannesburg, South Africa
Hip Hop Music
Admiral & JahSeed have been dj’ing together since 1997. They play dancehall reggae music aka ragga. Admiral dj’s the tunes (Selector) and JahSeed chants lyrics on the mic (MC). Admiral grew up with his family exiled in London and got involved with reggae music through the Jamaican community. JahSeed got involved with reggae growing up in the Zimbabwean club scene. The two met on Admiral’s reggae show at the Voice Of Soweto radio station in 1996. At that time JahSeed was known in SA as ‘Appleseed’. Over the years many local and international artists have performed live on the African Storm sound system including: Sizzla Kalonji, Queen Ifrica, Etana, Tony Rebel, Fantan Mojah, Brenda Fassie, Thandiswa, Ishmael, Bricks, Mapaputsi, Boomshaka, Cypress Hill and Wyclef Jean. They have also supported many live shows including reggae greats like: Buju Banton, Beenie Man, Chaka Demus & the Pliers.