This Young Successful Musician of Grenadian Heritage Keeps God and Family Close

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Kevin Olusola was raised in Owensboro, Kentucky, in a Christian home by his father, a Nigerian psychiatrist, and his mother, a Grenadian nurse.

The 26 year old graduate of Yale University and learned Chinese in 18 months. He performed the cello for President Barack Obama and is a viral beatboxing sensation on YouTube.

But even though Olusola has been very successful, he is determined to stick to the values of his Christian upbringing. So after finding fame and success, Olusola hasn’t forgotten the two things that brought him where he is today: faith and family.

Watch as Kevin plays the cello and shows us the power of music.

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Richard Williams

Co-founder of, a passionate believer in the greatness of the Caribbean and its people. Fan of Bob Marley, Peter Tosh and Garnet Silk.

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