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Booba Biography Facts
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Born 09 December, 1976 (44 years old).
What is the zodiac sign of Booba ?
According to the birthday of Booba the astrological sign is Sagittarius .
Career of the Booba started in 1994 .
|Birth name||Élie Yaffa|
|Also known as||B2OBA, B2O, Kopp, Le Duc de Boulogne , Saddam Hauts-de-Seine|
|Born||9 December 1976|
|Origin||Boulogne-Billancourt, Île-de-France, France|
|Genres||French rap gangsta rap trap|
|Labels||Tallac, Universal, Barclay, Because, 45 Scientific, Musicast l'Autreprod|
|Associated acts||Ali, Diddy, Ryan Leslie, Akon, Bushido, T-Pain, Nessbeal, La Fouine, 92I, Tony Parker, 113, Rock City, Alborosie, 2 Chainz, Rick Ross, Kaaris, Lacrim|
Élie Yaffa ; born December 9, 1976), better known under his stage name Booba, is a French rapper. After a brief stint as a break dancer in the early 1990s, Booba partnered with his friend Ali to form Lunatic. The duo released a critically acclaimed album in 2000 but disbanded in 2003. Booba has since embarked on a successful solo career, selling more than 10 million discs over his career and becoming the most legally downloaded artist in French history. Booba is praised for the quality of his flow and beats but often criticized because of the controversial nature of his lyrics. He has also established the rap label Tallac Records, and developed a line of jewellery.
Life and career
Élie Yaffa was born on December 9, 1976, in the outskirts of Paris in Sèvres. His father is Senegalese and his mother is French of Mosellan and Belgian descent.
With his friend Ali they formed the duo Lunatic in 1994. Unable to secure a record deal from a major label because of their controversial lyrics, they created their own independent record label 45 Scientific in 1999. The following year, Lunatic released its first and only album entitled Mauvais œil.
In 2002, Booba released his debut solo album Temps mort. He followed this up with four further albums: Panthéon, Ouest Side ,0.9 and Lunatic. In late 2012, he released his sixth solo album Futur. In whole, Booba has ten disks certified, six Disques d'Or , three Disques de platine and one Double disque de platine . In 2011, Booba won the "My Youtube" contest, ahead of popular artists like Rihanna, Justin Bieber, Lady Gaga, Eminem, Jay-Z, Sexion D'Assaut, Shakira, Stromae,...