A Nashville resident by way of Arizona, Joy Oladokun has been making her own way in Music City. She calls herself the “trap Tracy Chapman” and Oladokun’s sound encompasses her unique experience as a Black, queer, first generation Nigerian-American, folk artist.
Oladokun boasts a lengthy discography dating back to 2016. Her most recent singles “Wish You The Best”, “Jordan” and “Sorry Isn’t Good Enough” were all released in 2021, and she isn’t done yet. Another single with Maren Morris is set to release soon.
Oladokun’s music has been featured on the hit shows “Grey’s Anatomy”, “This is Us”, “The L Word” and “Catfish”. She has performed on NBC’s “The Tonight Show” and was named a member of the inaugural #YoutubeBlackVoices class of 2021 as well as Vogue’s #1 new LGBTQ artists to listen to.