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"My mother is Jesus Christ": the origins of Booba, from Meudon to Miami


SERIES (1/5). Before becoming a rap star, Élie Yaffa grew up in the suburbs between an absent father and a mother to whom he owes everything,

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  • What does Booba weigh today?


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  • “It all starts in the playground / Malabar, Choco BN, dirty Black!, my generation / Alone child, without problems except at home / I took life from behind without asking myself any questions.

    In “

    Pitbull”, one of his masterpieces released in 2003, Booba sets his scene in four sentences.

    It all starts to the west of Paris, in the Hauts-de-Seine.

    Élie Yaffa was born in Sèvres on December 9, 1976. He grew up in Meudon-la-Forêt then in Boulogne-Billancourt - which he transformed into "Boulbi" and put into everyday language - between a French mother, Lucie, and a Senegalese father, Seydou.

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    Source: leparis

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