French Reggae Artist Kalash Kalash is a French reggae artist from Martinique who has made waves in the rap and reggae scenes. He is best known for his single "Mwaka Moon" which was released in 2016 and featured on his debut album "Kosini". His follow-up albums "Kaos" and "Krahom" were released in 2017 and 2019 respectively. Kalash has worked with artists such as Damso, Niska, Soprano, and Booba to create original music. His unique style of creating melodies from Caribbean rhythms has made him stand out from the crowd. Early Life Kalash was born Yannick with Haitian roots in Le Lamentin, Martinique. Growing up, he was heavily influenced by various Caribbean genres such as zouk and kompa. He began producing music at the age of 15 and released his first mixtape in 2011. After gaining popularity in Martinique, he moved to Paris to pursue his career in music. Career In 2015, Kalash released his first single "Don Dada". The song gained significant radio play and caught the attention of Sony Music. In 2016, he released his debut album "Kosini" which peaked at number 7 on the French Albums Chart. The album featured hit singles such as "Mwaka Moon" and "Bando". Following the success of his debut album, he released his second album "Kaos" in 2017. The album featured collaborations with artists such as Niska, Damso, and Booba. The album peaked at number 6 on the French Albums Chart and was certified gold in France. In 2019, Kalash released his third studio album "Krahom". The album was met with positive reviews and featured hit singles such as "La Fosse", "Laisse Parler", and "Ça Va Aller". The album peaked at number 4 on the French Albums Chart and was certified platinum. His most recent release is a collaborative EP with US singer Tory Lanez titled "International Ka$h". Personal Life Kalash is currently 30 years old and resides in Paris. He is an avid soccer fan and enjoys playing the game whenever he can. He is also known for his humanitarian work, having donated to various causes such as poverty alleviation in Haiti.