Candle Joseph is a premier artist from Houston, Texas. His Nigerian descent and influences from Kanye West, Jay Z, & Wizkid helped shape his effortlessly versatile style. His music is trademarked by clever wordplay and irresistible hooks, whether it's a Hip Hop or Afrobeats soundscape.

 

A high level soccer player, Candle is a proud Tar Heel and former NCAA DI national champion. During his time at UNC, he began to explore his interest in poetry and spoken word, eventually leading him to discovering his musical talent.

 

His philosophy is to embrace all the things in life that make you who you are, because the whole is greater than the sum of its parts.