Kapa Cafe

Jamaica Osorio

February 20, 2016, 4:00 PM HST
* Updated February 19, 4:06 PM
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KAPA Hawaiian FM morning personalities Jaz and Ka’ea welcomed Jamaica Osorio to the KAPA Cafe.

Jamaica is an author, poet, and musican. She grew up singing and playing music with her dad, Jonathan Osorio, who is a Hawaiian musician, activist, and scholar. Jamaica is most known for her spoken word and slam poetry, which she has been doing since she was 16. She is a three-time national poetry champion.


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