Thierry Olemba was born on July 13, 1982 in Douala. His music incorporates elements of makossa music, reggae ,dancehall and hip hop music. He is noted for his beat boxing.He is usually called the ”Human Beat Box”.He joined a rap group called New Black Power in 1990 as their youngest member and has sinced collaborated with other artists.
He signed a record contract with Farwell Records in 2007 and his debut album followed, called The Human BeatBox. His first single is Ma Grand mere joue au Billard, meaning “My Grandmother Plays Billard” which has enjoyed enormous success in terms of capturing a huge fanbase.He has collaborated with various French artists on stage like La Fouine,Diams,Passi,Jacob Devarieux,Singuila and more.The Human Beat Box will be performing live at the French Cultural centre Yaounde,on Friday the 12th of March 2010 from 7pm prompt.
Ma grande mere joue au Billard by Thierry O