DJ Central is pleased to announce the appointment of Tyehimba Kafele as the new Artists & Repertoire (A&R) and Business Development Director for The Caribbean.

Involved in entertainment since the age of six, Tyehimba Kafele started her career doing advertisements and hosting 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 Caribbean.

A qualified Photographer, Producer and Certified Recording/P.A. Engineer, Tyehimba founded Entertainment Management & Marketing Consulting Services in Jamaica in 2000. Since this time she has represented international publications and pioneered the career development for major Jamaican artists.

DJ Central’s CEO Stuart Tabrett says:
“We see enormous value in Tyehimba’s global network and her sound understanding of the business. She will be a great asset to the business as she understands 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 herself 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.

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