La Boule Noire et Saboteur records
A big fan of French rap from the P.L.V.S. neighbourhood in Pierrefitte-sur-Seine in the 93 district of Paris, Ratu started rapping at the age of 16. At the same time, he embarked on a football career, which enabled him to live abroad until he was 19. On his return to France, his life oscillated between CFA clubs and a few misdemeanours that kept him away from rap. It was during these years that the Ratu$ spirit developed, a rat’s lifestyle on the fringes of society awash with stories of neighbourhoods, petty theft, around a pouch and a Greek…
After releasing the first 2 volumes of the ‘All Work Deserves Pay’ EP series, Ratu is preparing to release the 3rd episode at the end of 2023.