JM SPI AKA Kouassi Jean-Marie is one of the new generation of Reggae artist from the African continent. Born in the beautiful country of Cote D’ Ivioire he gravitated towards reggae music at an early age, prolific in various musical instruments, JM released his first album Diamanan” in the year 2000.
The album was classic African inspired reggae music, however due to the crisis in the country that year the albun went largely unnoticed. The album is now being re-released owith Nile Valley Music and SoundFyah distribution
JM continued his musical exploits and in 2006 he became the winner of the Bob Marley reggae competition in Cote D’ Ivioire organized by RTI Music. In 2013 Jm released another smash hit album “Jah People” in collaboration with Big JoJo and Hugo Faya another group of up and coming Cote D’ Ivioite reggae artists. The album is currently climbing the world-wide reggae chartswith such smash hit songs as ;Jah People”, ‘Jamanan” and ‘Reggae Music”
Currently JM SPI is colloborating with Nile Valley Entertainment the Jamaican Muisc and Video entertainment label based in Jamaica and the USA. Look to see great new music coming from JM in the coming years as his new colloboration with Nile Valley Music (www.nilevalleymusic.com) and SoundFyah (www.soundfyah.com) takes his nusic career to the next level.