Radoslav Banga

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Radoslav (Gipsy) Banga
Radoslav Banga Noemi Fialová.jpg
Radoslav Banga aka Gipsy (left) with Noemi Fialová
Background information
Birth name Radoslav Banga
Born 6 May 1982 (age 31)
Prague, Czech Republic
Origin Prague
Genres Hip hop music, Pop music
Occupations Rapper, Singer, and composer
Years active 1997-present
Labels Indies Scope
Associated acts Gipsy.cz
Website www.gipsy.cz

Radoslav Banga, a.k.a. Gipsy, (born 27 March 1982) is a Czech Romani musician and lead singer of Gypsy Rap/Indian Rap band Gipsy.cz.

Early life[edit]

Radoslav was a street kid, and got into the local rap scene where he pioneered his own style of Ethno Rap. His another nickname was Kalo rikono (Black Dog). While he was living in the streets, he met DJ Smog, previously DJ of Chaozz, and they established group called Syndrom Snopp. Its eponymous debut came in 1999. It was very unconventional album in the context of the Czech hip hop scene.