Joshua January

Drum Instructor

Josh January based in Mitchell's plain started his musical journey at a very young age. His first influence and being exposed to music came from his Father.


His formal training and studies was completed at (Prompt) "Professional Music Performance & Technology" School. period of 2002-2004.


Some of his influences are Mike Reid and Mike Clemmons. It is no secret that He loves playing drums and live shows has become a huge part of his career. Some of the most notable live shows ever played in the past 2 years:


 ​The Dumisani Project live DVD's

Jou show (KykNet)

Emo Adams & Take Note Band


His love for singing & music ministry also allowed him to form & lead a group of singers from the Cape Flats called The Joshua Generation. The gospel has worked with many local as well as international artists the likes of:


Nate Glasper Jr. (Grand rapids Michigan)

Stellar Award winning artist Vashawn Mitchell (2014-2017)

Alistair Izobell's gospel production at Baxter theatre (let us praise) 2016


Furthermore, Josh has worked with notable artists like:


Jimmy Nevis

Vicky Sampson

Chad Saaiman


The Joshua Generation also won the award for most contemporary song at the 2016 Victory Gospel Music Awards (VGMA)

Mitchell's Plain Music Academy

Woodville Primary, Woodlands, Mitchell's Plain

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