Rapper whose first four albums, Gabriel o Pensador, Ainda É só o Começo, Quebra-Cabeça, and Nádegas a Declarar, went number one on the Brazilian charts. He has more than 850,000 followers on his gabrielopensadoroficial Instagram account.
He received a contract with Sony Music when he released his demo album in 1992, which included the track "Tô Feliz (Matei o Presidente)."
He toured in 1994 and one of his most popular songs was "Lavagem Cerebral."
He married Ana Lima from 1999 to 2009. Their children are Davi and Tom.
He and Tupac Shakur are both rappers known for their politically critical content.