Born on the 3rd of December in Freetown capital of Sierra Leone, Strokes grew up admiring music through the arts of talented Sierra Leonean artists. when he was born, he learnt from his mother that as a baby, his favorite and only lullaby was Dr Oloh's music and he learnt his first step as a baby whiles dancing to Dr Oloh's music. His career started at a very young age of six taking parts in school cultural and musical activities. As a great admirer of Dr Oloh, he derived his style of lyrics from him(Dr Oloh) He has made several hit songs throughout his career as an artist. Strokes is also a project manager and an entrepreneur. He is one of the most to say versatile artists in Africa.