Kamini Zantoko (born December 8, 1979; his surname, of Congolese origin, means "defense") is a French rapper. In 2006, his songs and music videos about rural French life became an Internet phenomenon.
The son of a doctor from Congo-Brazzaville, Kamini grew up in the French countryside in the small Picard village of Marly-Gomont, which inspired his hit single of the same name.
After having received his Baccalaureat, Kamini left his hometown to settle in Lille, where he worked as a psychiatric nurse.
In 2006, working with some friends, he wrote the song "Marly-Gomont", which is a humorous recounting of the daily life in the rural French town and the difficulty of being a member of the only black family in the village. His music video, sent to numerous music industry giants on September 12, 2006, greatly amused the company employees.
The video was quickly put on air by French media, amongЧитать далее в Википедии...
Альбомы и синглы:
- Marly-Gomont [13.11.2006, сингл]
- J'suis blanc [2007, сингл]
- Psychostar World [28.05.2007, альбом]
- Extraterrien [27.11.2009, альбом]