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Meet DAMSO, the Belgian rapper taking the music scene by storm!

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Who is DAMSO? DAMSO is a Belgian rapper, singer, and songwriter of Congolese origin. Born Batswana J.O.C Kamikaz in 1992, he entered the music industry in 2012 with his debut album <i>Batterie Faible</i>. Since then, DAMSO has gone on to release five more critically-acclaimed albums, two of which were certified Platinum in Belgium and France. He has won numerous awards and collaborated with some of the biggest names in music, including Booba, Roméo Elvis and Jok'air.Early Life Born in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), DAMSO’s family moved to Brussels when he was just seven years old. Growing up in a very musical atmosphere, DAMSO was exposed to a wide range of music genres from an early age. He would often listen to his father’s collection of Congolese rumba records as well as hip-hop cassettes that he would buy from local shops. It was this exposure to music that inspired DAMSO to pursue a career in the music industry.Career In 2012, DAMSO released his debut album <i>Batterie Faible</i>. The album was met with critical acclaim and commercial success, reaching number one on Belgium's Wallonia chart. Since then, DAMSO has released five more albums, including <i>QALF</i>, <i>Lithopédion</i>, <i>Ipséité</i>, <i>Nos cœurs même en exil</i>, and <i>Vise le ciel</i>. His most successful album to date is <i>Ipséité</i>, which was certified platinum in both Belgium and France.Awards and Achievements DAMSO has achieved great success throughout his career. In 2018, he won Best International Act at the 2018 Urban Music Awards. He has also received several nominations for awards such as Best Urban Act at the MTV Europe Music Awards and Best Live Performance at France's Fête de la Musique. In addition to these awards, DAMSO has also been nominated for several music awards such as Best Male Artist at the 2018 NRJ Music Awards.Conclusion DAMSO is one of the most successful rappers in Belgian hip-hop history. His lyrical prowess and unique blend of hip-hop and reggae have earned him a loyal fanbase around the world. So if you’re looking for some good rap music with a unique twist, then be sure to check out DAMSO!