More

    Koffee Biography: Age, Education, Career, Songs

    Published By:

    -ADVERTISEMENT-

    Mikayla Victoria Simpson (born on 16th February 2000) famously known as Koffee is a Jamaican singer, songwriter, deejay, and guitarist.

    She makes her kinds of music with music genres of reggae, pop, and dancehall.

    She became the youngest person and only woman to be awarded in the Best Reggae Album category after emerging winner for the Best Reggae Album at the 62nd Annual Grammy Awards.

    Real Facts About Koffee


    • Full Name: Mikayla Victoria Simpson
    • Stage Name: Koffee
    • Born: February 16, 2000
    • Age: 22 years old (2022)
    • Origin: Spanish Town, Jamaica
    • Nationality: Jamaican
    • Occupation: Singer
    • Parents: Jo-Anne Williams
    • Net Worth: N/A

     

    Early Life & Education


    Mikayla Victoria Simpson was born on February 16th, 2000 into the family of Jo-Anne Williams.

    She originated hails from Spanish Town, Jamaica. Her mum is an occasional actress, a Seventh-day Adventist, and a Ministry of Health employee.

    She is the elder sister to his brother named Karma.

    Koffee attended Ardenne High School in Kingston, Jamaica for her high school education.

     

    Career


    Koffee was initially inspired to do music by her mother’s religious background. She taught herself to play the guitar while also singing in the church choir.

    She began to write lyrics in high school while also drawing inspiration from Protoje and Chronixx.

    She came through with her first song “Legend”, in 2017 performed with just her voice and acoustic guitar. Her tribute song to the Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt went viral on Instagram as the athlete also reposted it on his Instagram page.

    She was introduced by Cocoa Tee at the Rebel Salute, a reggae festival, as she gets to perform with her musical inspirations Protoje and Chronixx.

    Koffee came to the limelight for her single “Burning” and follow up with the release of another single titled “Toast” as produced by Izybeats and Walshy Fire of Major Lazer.

    She signed with Columbia Records UK in 2018 and released her debut EP, Rapture under the imprint.

    She released her debut album, Gifted l, on March 25, 2022.

    Koffee has also worked with the likes of J Hus, Danie Caesar, Giovanna, and Guna.

    Awards & Nominations


    Koffee won the Grammy Award for Best Reggae Album for “Rapture” (2020)

    Discography


    • Legend
    • Burning
    • Toast
    • Throne
    • Raggamuffin
    • Blazin
    • Lockdown
    • Rapture
    • Pressure
    • West Indies
    • The Harder They Fall
    • Pull Up
    • Shine

    -ADVERTISEMENT-
    Rechibee
    Rechibee
    Nwede Chinedu Mishach Popularly known as Rechibee is a Nigerian Content Editor and an Entertainment reporter at Wakadaily. He is a passionate journalist with a core interest in Special reports, Biography, and music journalism.

    Most Popular Read

    Food prices rose in July 2022 – NBS

    The National Bureau of Statistics NBS, on Monday, says the price of selected food items increased rapidly in July 2022. "The NBS stated that the...

    Adeniyi Johnson apologises to Wife, over alleged side chick

    Nollywood actor, Adeniyi Johnson, has publicly apologised to his wife, Actress Seyi Edun, over alleged side chick photos. Wakadaily learnt that a photo and videos...

    Margarida Corceiro Biography: Age, Education, Career

    Margarida Corceiro (born October 26, 2002) generally addressed as Magui Corceiro is a Portuguese actress, model, and media influencer. She rose to fame after her...

    Singer Slami Ifeanyi shot dead in Anambra 

    Nigerian fastest raising singer and songwriter, Slami Ifeanyi, has been shot dead in Anambra state. Wakadaily gathered that, the former Mr Anambra universe was driving...

    Tinubu entertains guests with ‘Buga’ dance in London (video) 

    The presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu, stirred hearts and delighted guests with his dance to the popular song "Buga"...

    “I have been single for so long” – Wizkid Laments

    Grammy award-winning musician, Ayo Balogun, popularly known as Wikzid, has lamented that he has been single for so long. The 'Bad to me' crooner surprised...

    ASUU suspends strike after eight months

    The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), has suspended its eight-month strike. The union suspension followed after it's National Executive Committee (NEC) marathon meeting which...

    Nigerians react as Cubana ChiefPriest rocks N1.3million shirt 

    Popular socialite and celebrity barman, Okechukwu Pascal, also known as Cubana Chiefpriest has stirred the internet with the shocking amount he splashed on a...

    Gunmen cut Mexican woman open, steal unborn baby

    A pregnant Mexican woman died on Monday after being sliced open by two attackers who stole her unborn baby, authorities report. According to a statement...

    Aunty Success Biography

    Success Samuel ( born July 19, 2013) famously known as Aunty Success is a leading Nigerian kid comedienne, actress, and YouTube personality. She is...