Mikayla Simpson, also known as Koffee, is a Jamaican singer, songwriter, rapper, deejay, and guitarist from Spain Town, Jamaica. She released her first single "Burning" in 2017, and in 2019 signed with Columbia Records. Her 2019 EP Rapture won the Grammy Award for Best Reggae Album at the 62nd annual Grammy Awards, making Koffee the youngest and only woman to be honored in the Good Reggae Album category.
|Birth name||Mikayla Simpson|
|Born||February 16, 2000|
|Origin||Spanish Town, Jamaica|
|Occupation(s)||Singer, rapper, deejay|
|Associated acts||Protoje, Chronixx, Cocoa Tea, Nick Ballis|
Singer and rapper who began receiving major attention when her 2017 song "Legend" became a viral hit on Instagram. She signed with Columbia Records U.K. the following year and released her debut EP, Rapture (2018).
She attended Ardenne High School in St. Andrew, Jamaica.
Her song "Burning" spent three weeks atop the Foundation Radio Network's Top 30 Reggae Chart. When she won Best Reggae Album in 2020, she broke a record for being the first female to win that award.
Her real name is Mikayla Simpson.
Her breakout song "Legend" is an ode to Jamaican sprinting legend Usain Bolt.
Reggae singer. Jamaican singer. Jamaican women. Jamaican musician. Jamaican singer. Jamaican reggae singer