Jordan Olympus

Jordan Olympus, a French-Malagasy singer-songwriter, has been honored by the Paris Academy of Arts, Sciences, and Letters for his exceptional contributions to the cultural landscape through music. Born into a musically inclined family in Madagascar, he was introduced to a rich tapestry of musical genres at an early age. This early exposure, combined with the influence of his parents’ proficiency in composition and lyricism, fostered his interest in both crafting music and performing.A self-taught musician, Jordan Olympus navigated his way through the complexities of musical composition, mastering instruments ranging from the guitar to the keyboard, and exploring the nuances of digital audio workstations (DAWs). Supported by a Parisian organization focused on artist professionalization, Jordan Olympus deepened his exploration of music, blending studio sessions and live performances. This experience, combined with his film school background, was crucial in shaping his unique musical identity.The release of « The Ascension, » a five-track EP dedicated to his late mother who passed away in February 2020, was a pivotal moment in his career. The EP was warmly received, showcasing Jordan Olympus’s ability to connect deeply with his audience through a captivating blend of pop and R&B. This musical fusion, highlighted by his ability to convey heartfelt emotion and sensitivity, showcases his wide-ranging influences, including the likes of Rosalía, Beyoncé, and Michael Jackson.His performance at the prestigious Grand Theater of Poissy for the national finale of Mister France 2023 further established Jordan Olympus’s reputation among both the public and entertainment industry professionals. This performance underscored his ability to engage and move audiences, solidifying his place in the music industry.Jordan Olympus is currently focusing on « Heir V, » an introspective EP that signifies the next major phase in his musical and artistic development. This project explores life’s sudden changes—its trials and triumphs—through an autobiographical lens, reflecting on the experiences that have profoundly shaped him. Drawing inspiration from his middle name, Hervey, « Heir V » is a contemplation on the role of change as a catalyst for growth, marking a significant evolution in Jordan Olympus’s artistic journey and signaling a new chapter following « The Ascension. » With this upcoming project, he promises a deep melodic and emotional journey, aimed at resonating with the human spirit and exploring new dimensions of his musical expression.