Here it was the October 9th, at the Cultural space Ibn Rachiq in the capital Tunis, a great event organized by the American Embassy. A lots of young people and fans of the Burn The Ballroom and the Tunisian rappers Redstar & GGA.
Burn The Ballroom is a Rock/Anthemic/Powerpop project out of Northern VA. Driven by powerful instrumentation and anthemic melodies and lyrics, BTB blurs the lines between Anthem, Rock, Punk, and Popular music. Founded by singer and guitarist Alan Gant and joined by bassist Jackson Harar, Jack Ivins on the drums, and Sterling Pearson on guitar, BTB is changing the face of contemporary rock music.
Red star is a Tunisian Hip Hop duo from BH City, Lamarrin, Sousse, T.N, that consists of Radical and Gga. The duo is "one of the most critically acclaimed hardcore North African Hip Hop group." The group is best known for its dark, hardcore underground delivery." Red Star have become one of the most successful rap duos in Hip Hop Tn having made more than 80 MixTape tracks in less than 1 year. The majority of their mixtapes have been critically acclaimed, in particular The First mixtape in which is considered to be classic among avid Hip-Hop listeners and general fans in Tunisia. Red Star makes the music for the love of music and never searched for money or fame...
ALI GUEZGUEZ (born January24 - 1987), also known as GGA, is a Tunisian rapper, and producer. GGA is a former member of the hip hop group REDSTAR. He currently resides as president of his own music and record label.
ALI is also known by his hardcore aggresive rap lyrics that brought to him lots of beef but his special style made him one of the favourite mc's in sousse region and tunisia.
GGA is and old school new school mix rappeur and his fans respected him for his straight and rough tracks.
ALI have done more than 10 hardcore mixtapes in less then 2 years and still without no professional contract or official albums yet, but his power resides in his hood (lammaarin city) in the center of sousse.