1 Baloji | MTV IGGY
Infinite x MTV K First Showcase

Tag Results for: Baloji

Lubumbashi, Congo Democratic RepublicBaloji
artist profile


Baloji rhymes in a intensely personal way about his life between the two poles of Belgium and the Democratic Republic of the Congo. He was born in the Congo but grew up and went to school in Belgium. That complex identity has lead him to make some very...
Results 1 - 9 of 9
The MTV Iggy Show – Episode 5
MTV Iggy Show

The MTV Iggy Show – Episode 5

In our 5th episode we check out a Chilean child prodigy with a great head of hair, a British electropop group with a vampiric vibe, and a Congolese/Belgian rapper with a...
Kinshasa, Congo Democratic RepublicBaloji Enchants Brooklyn

Baloji Enchants Brooklyn

Congo-born emcee Baloji’s nom de guerre means “sorcerer” in Swahili and Chiluba. His album Kinshasa Succursale has certainly cast a spell over listeners with its blend...
Kinshasa, Congo Democratic RepublicBreaking Barriers with Baloji

Breaking Barriers with Baloji

Congolese-Belgian hip hop artist Baloji took some time to talk with us when he brought his culture melding music to the US. Find out how he synthesizes his...
Kinshasa, Congo Democratic RepublicBaloji — “Nazongi” (Live)

Baloji — “Nazongi” (Live)

Baloji mixes vintage Afro-jazz with modern hip hop and brings them to a boil in an intimate venue in Brooklyn. Watch him cook with a live band and very live audience in...
Lubumbashi, Congo Democratic RepublicCongolese Hip-Hop Meets African Electro

Congolese Hip-Hop Meets African Electro

Everyone knows the legendary Konono # 1 but how many of know the masterful Belgian based Congolese MC Baloji? Now you do. Here, Baloji mashes up some Konono tracks on...