Booba is a stage moniker of Élie Yaffa, a French rapper and entrepreneur. He burst onto the French rap scene in 1994 when he formed Lunatic, a rap duo with fellow French rapper, Ali. He had previously worked briefly as a breakdancer.
As a member of Lunatic, Booba is credited with the 2000 album, Mauvais œil.
His first solo album, Temps mort, was released in 2002, a year before Lunatic disbanded. In 2004, he established an independent record label known as Tallac Records in 2004.
Ünkut is the name of the streetwear brand which he created.
He was born to a Senegalese father and a French mother.
As of May 29, 2020, his albums Trône and Futur had been certified platinum thrice while three other albums of his; Nero Nemesis, D.U.C. and Lunatic had received double platinum certifications.
Booba is a famous French rapper and entrepreneur, who was born on December 9, 1976. As a person born on this date, Booba is listed in our database as the 26th most popular celebrity for the day (December 9) and the 177th most popular for the year (1976).
People born on December 9 fall under the Zodiac sign of Sagittarius, the Archer. Booba is the 789th most popular Sagittarius.
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