Jovislash AKA Inkosi Yama Punchparagraph is an intensively driven rapper, actor and a comedian based in Alexandra Township. He’s no ordinary rapper as he fuses his dance moves, facial expressions and involves the crowd a lot when performing on stage.
Jovislash has released radio singles and mixtapes since the year 2009 with the most noticeable projects being hit singles such as Aya Kwini, DVDyealani, Signal, Shamba and Shut Up. He is widely known for his unique approach/ style of turning trending topics to hit songs. His songs have been featured on television shows such as Trending SA, TBT, Mzansi Insider and more. Jovislash has devoted his life to music production specialising not only in hip hop but also, in house, electro, dub and kwaito. He has by far produced/been on same tracks with the likes of Flabba (late), HHP (late), Habida (Kenya), Aaron Bastinelli (New York), Infa, Sean Pages, Red Button, DJ Sliqe, PhatPro, Sbuda P, Linx (Zimbabwe) LayLizzy (Mozambique), DJ Zai Maya and a lot of emerging artists. He has also had an opportunity to share ‘stage with most of prominent musicians including the likes of Skyzoo (USA), Zakwe, TKZee, Pro(Kid), Cassper Nyovest, Reason, Donald, EMC (USA), Kwesta, Zulu-Boy, Arthur Mafokate, Chomie & Ms Cosmo.
As a comedian, Jovislash has got his own YouTube channel promoting his sketch comedy show “Jovislash Comedy Channel News” and has frequently been featured on GauTV’s hip hop show “Where Is The Beef” where he does sketch-comedy as well. Jovislash has also appeared on several television advertisements and made his debut appearance as an actor on eTV’s soapy opera” Rhythm City” as himself.
- Slikour On Life – Top 10 Verse Of The Year Award winner. #VOTY2018 2019
- South African Hip Hop Awards (SAHHA) Nomination – Best Remix – Aya Kwini 2018
- Billboard Top 12 Global Remixes of Childish Gambino’s This Is America 2018
- Featured on BBC NEWS for Gender Based Violence Awareness 2018
- Trended songs Released includes: Aya Kwini, DVDyelani, Signal (mama), Shamba and more
- Performed at Back To The City Festival 2018, 2017 & 2013.
- The Jovislashow Facebook Videos Reached over Million People 2017
- Projects Released: Freestyle Fridays Mixtape Season 1, 2 & 3 2016.
- Previous Single Mamcane debut at #7 on the YFM Bomb Charts and #13 on the
YFMUrban Top 40. Mamcane is been playlisted in SA, Lesotho & Zambia with
a video featured on MTVBase’s RATEORHATE 2015.
- Charity work #100Shoes4Alex initiative founder 2015
- Represented South Africa at The StarAfrica Sounds Contest 2014.
- Performed at Moshito Music Conference 2014.
- Converse Get Out Of The Garage Top 4 Finalist 2014.
- Founder and Host of “The Raplat4m Hip Hop Show” (Co-Hosted by YFM’s DJ Sabby).
Mobile: (+27)61 412 5684 | (+27)61 445 1385 Tel: (+27)11 051 7257
Below is the Latest and Some of The Best Works By Jovislash.