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Born Gabby Francis Uko, A.K.A “GB Famous”
The Sound Genius hails from Ohafia Local Government Area in Abia State,
he was born on the 5th of NOV 1986, in Dakar Senegal.
Attended * Ecole Primaire l’Hiver (Dakar).
** Ecole Franco (Cotonou).
** Laurel Int. Schools ” ” ” ” ”
** M.A Informatique ” ” ” ” ”
** Universite’ de Dakar “Computer science and software developement”
** University of Jos “Business Admin” before moving to lagos on his “music” quest.
“Music actually called on me”, He said “l wasn’t born into it,
l just loved and enjoyed it till it finally arrested me”,
2002 – Featured in Gabon’s allstar song against H.I.V Aids.
– Perfomed alongside Angelique Kidjo / Awilo / Extra Musica /
Nel Olivier and many more on a Pan-African Concert by Unicef.
2004 – Nominated ”Best Rap Icon” of the year for
”Black Music Awards”.
2006 – Established my first recording studio with Gide Lerenoi in Cotonou.
– Launched ”Crush Time Show” Involving Artists from far and
wide Africa on ”Canal 3 TV”
2007 – Toured round Africa with Nel Olivier and his band.
– Directed two of Nix’s Videos from Senegal, one of La Fouine’s
Video from France and two of Blizy Fierce’ videos shot in Paris.
2008 – Established my second recording studio
” Monumentall Media Studios” in Lagos.
(Kulu Bodi) Video

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