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Functierapper
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HerkomstNigeria
WoonachtigVerenigde Arabische Emiraten
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Biografie

First stepping on the scene in 2009 as a rapper-rapper, and then getting introduced to the sounds of Vampire Weekend, the indomitable Santigold, and the songwriting talents of Ezra Koenig, informed a quiet and seamless metamorphosis from Ozzy B as he was known, to Santi, manifested as his second mixtape The Birth of Santi. Being resident in two contrasting worlds - Nigeria, where he was raised and UAE where he went to uni and never left - keeps his palette diversified. Born Osayaba Ize-Iyamu, his musical references range anywhere from Fela's Afrobeat, to 90s pop punk, Blink 182, stadium/stoner rock of RHCP, to dancehall of Shabba Ranks...