A raw and rare talent, Rakei has been making waves internationally with his inventive and refreshing blend of soulful tones, turning everything he touches – from Hip Hop to Dub, Deep House to Reggae – to gold.
A multi-faceted artist, Rakei switches with ease between his various roles as a musician, producer, singer and songwriter; encapsulating audiences with his experimental blend of lo-fi soul.
After releasing his debut EP Franklin’s Room late last year, Jordan has gone on to share the stages with some of his greatest musical influences such as Robert Glasper, Fat Freddy’s Drop, Roy Ayers and Mark de Clive Lowe.
He’s also caught the ears of tastemakers from across the globe, with consistent rotation on highly regarded radio stations KCRW, 22Tracks, Soul Searching with Michael Ruetten and Kev Beadle’s Sonar Radio.
“Upcoming real soul man out of australia. nuff said.” – Michael Ruetten, Soulsearching Radio
“…flexible and soulful; the perfect accompaniment to his sensual melodies” – Luke Davis, Sampleface.co.uk