Jo Black is an Afrikaans singer from Pretoria. He grew up in Pretoria North and started working in the construction industry after school. He then started his own initiative called Be That Guy/Be That Girl, a movement that helps children build a positive attitude, after which he began his music career.
His first single “Skepe” was released on YouTube in December 2016, reaching 1 022 000+ YouTube hits within the first 5 months. His debut album “Skepe” was released on March 31, 2017, and made him a household name.