The French rapper who collaborated with the Argentine music producer pays tribute to the PSG star in his song. Learn about the story of the leading artist of his genre who was imprisoned and his music reached the Champions League.
Born of Senegalese parents, Maitre Gims became the leading artist of the French scene thanks to his album “Subliminal”. The rapper knows how to captivate his audience with more than one million copies sold. But more than anything, he is passionate about football and especially for Paris Saint-Germain FC. His support for the Parisian club earned him many fans, including football player Kylian Mbappé.
Maitre Gims is also known as the artist who collaborates with football players. In fact, his song “Je t’ai perdu” (“I have lost you”), he dedicated to one of the greatest players in the world: Neymar Jr.
The song was released on the rapper’s album “Subliminal” in 2016 and quickly became a hit. It reached 45 million views on YouTube! Maitre Gims is going to release a new song with Kylian Mbappé who will appear as an invitée for this occasion.
The rapper who sings for football players is also known to have an impressive prison story. Banned from entering the United States in 2011, the artist has just been released after doing two years of imprisonment.
Appointed by our colleagues at Plurielles FM 92.9, Maitre Gims is interviewed every day on the radio at 7:30 am. He will be heard again on February 15th through the network’s “C’est pas tous les jours dimanche” show, hosted by Alexandre Debanne, who will record his first album of songs about football players. Whether it is Kylian Mbappé or Antoine Griezmann, all the stars in this show will be immortalized by Maitre Gims.
Maitre Gims a été nommé par nos confrères de Plurielles FM 92.9, au micro du “C’est pas tous les jours dimanche” animé par Alexandre Debanne, qui enregistrera à partir de ce lundi 15 février son premier album de chansons sur des footballeurs. Qu’il s’agisse de Kylian Mbappe ou d’Antoine Griezmann, tous les grands du ballon rond seront mis en musique par Maitre Gims.