Koffi Olomide

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Birthday
13, 1956
Birthplace
Kisangani, DR Congo
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
13, 1956 (age 62)
Birthplace
Kisangani, DR Congo

About

Congolese singer, composer, and dancer whose band Quartier Latin celebrated its twentieth anniversary in 2006.

Before Fame

He earned a Bachelor's degree in business economics before starting a career in music. He played in the band Viva la Musica in the 1970s.

Trivia

His album Haut de Gamme: Koweït, Rive Gauche was listed in the book 1001 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die.

Family Life

He had seven children.

Associated With

He was born in the same country as NBA player Serge Ibaka.