A & R | Business Development - The Carribean
DJ Central Records ( ASIA ) Hong Kong
Reggae Central Records USA
Tyehimba Kafele has been involved in entertainment since the age of six and started out doing advertisements and hosting a few local TV shows in Jamaica. By the age of eight she was one of the founding members of the dance group “Styrl Girlz”. She achieved great success throughout the Carribean.
in 2000, Tyehimba opened her very own Entertainment Management & Marketing Consulting services businesss in Jamaica. Since then she has been fulltime, representing international publications and pioneering career development for major Jamaican artists. Her network is global and she has been a vital part of launching many of the current charting Jamaican artists. You can see more details on her LinkedIn profile.
Tyehimba is a qualified Photographer, Producer and Certified Recording/P.A. Engineer. She has built her career on understanding every aspect of an artist’s development process from developing their image to having world class events and concerts, staged at the right place with the right people in attendance.
As Tyehimba says:
“I don’t believe in luck but more creating your own luck in life. I have been extremely fortunate to have worked with the best in the business from a young age and I thank my extended entertainment family for that. I believe you can achieve mountains in this world if you only try and actually do something about it. “
Tyehimba now heads up the A & R and Business Development team for DJ Central Records ASIA and Reggae Central Records USA for the entire Caribbean. As part of Tyehimba’s role she will actively seek new talent to take into markets around the world and at the same time ensure that the artists remain grounded and ready for success.