Meanwhile, President of JIFE Music: Nyquan has been nominated as producer of the year. Nyquan is one of the main producers at JIFE having worked extensively on the Blood A Jesus project, the first album to be released by JIFE Music. He also produced for fellow label mate Dominic Brookes and other artists who are not under JIFE’s banner including St. Kitts protégé Ikena and Solider Bless.
Voting on the nominations, except producer of the year, was open to the public but has since closed on February 28th. The Producer of the Year will be chosen by the judges. Executives at JIFE Music are elated with the nominations of their artists and is confident that they will bring home awards at the end of the awards ceremony on March 25th.
JIFE Music is a St. Kitts-based record label, which is a subsidiary of media production company Palm Branch Media. JIFE is the acronym for Jesus is For Everyone (JIFE). The meaning of the acronym of JIFE is the mission statement that drives JIFE Music.
A record label designed to showcase the best in Caribbean gospel music, JIFE Music was birthed out of a desire to proclaim the Glory of the Lord Jesus Christ, in the form of Caribbean contemporary music catering to the needs of the urban music fan. JIFE Music began with a shared vision by four entrepreneurs in St. Kitts and Nevis: Andre Huie, Roy Nisbett, Lester Henry and Jermaine Willock, each with some experience in performing, producing and promoting gospel music.