Popcaan is not only a musical genius, but also an entrepreneur.
Is he now the most popular Dancehall deejay out of Jamaica?

Popcaan Is Dancehall's Currently Most Popular Deejay 2015

star is not only a musical genius, but also an entrepreneur.

He has unveiled his line of Unruly gear, including t-shirts and snapbacks.

Photos: Popcaan’s Sister Squid Sports Lovely Birthday Outfit

The streetwear staples have been a hit with the youth locally and internationally.

Popcaan, whose real name is Andre Jay Sutherland, was born on July 19, 1988.

He is currently signed to Mixpak Records. The self-trained vocalist and performer hails from Portmore, St Catherine and has aspired to become a musical great since the tender age of 7.

The “Dem Wha Fi Know” artiste rose to stardom after approaching at an event known as ‘My Scheme’, where Kartel recruited the young deejay to his Portmore Empire.

Kartel played the role of producer and mentor to the then upcoming artiste. When his talent became widely acclaimed, his appearance at major local stage shows such as Sting and Sumfest soon followed.

Popcaan’s breakthrough international collaboration “Clarks” with Kartel came in 2010 and helped to cement his spot in the dancehall sphere.

Popcaan Running Dancehall Now?

While on one of his tours in Canada, the entertainer connected with Canadian rapper Drake, who has publicly expressed his admiration.

In June 2014, Popcaan first appeared on the cover of The Fader in its 92nd issue. He was again featured in November for the release of his “Dem Wah Fi Know” track produced by YVP Records.

September of 2014 found the artiste nominated for a MOBO Award in the Best Reggae Act category, his fourth consecutive nomination, and won the prestigious award a year later.

Popcaan Takes Home ‘Best Reggae Act’ MOBO Award

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