Booba Height, Weight, Age, Body Statistics

Booba Quick Info
Height6 ft 3½ in
Weight94 kg
Date of BirthDecember 9, 1976
Zodiac SignSagittarius
Eye ColorDark Brown

Booba is a French rapper who has released a number of mixtapes, albums, and tracks such as Temps mortOuest SideNero NemesisAutopsie Vol. 1Autopsie Vol. 2Comme une étoileBakel City Gang, and Tombé pour elle. Moreover, he has also garnered a huge fan base on social media and enjoys more than 5.5 million followers on Twitter, more than 4.5 million followers on Facebook, more than 3.5 million subscribers on YouTube, and more than 800k followers on Instagram.

Born Name

Élie Yaffa

Nick Name

Booba, B2OBA, B2O, Kopp, Le Duc de Boulogne (The Duke of Boulogne), Saddam Hauts-de-Seine

Booba as seen during a concert at the Rockhal in Esch-sur-Alzette, Luxembourg on ​​March 15, 2014
Booba as seen during a concert at the Rockhal in Esch-sur-Alzette, Luxembourg on ​​March 15, 2014 (Arnaud.scherer / Wikimedia / CC BY-SA 4.0)

Sun Sign

Sagittarius

Born Place

Sèvres, Paris, France

Nationality

French

Occupation

Rapper

Genre

French Rap, Gangsta Rap, Trap

Instruments

Vocals

Labels

Tallac Records, Universal Music Group, Barclay, Because Music, 45 Scientific, Musicast l’Autreprod

Booba as seen while taking a shirtless selfie in February 2020
Booba as seen while taking a shirtless selfie in February 2020 (Booba / Instagram)

Build

Athletic

Height

6 ft 3½ in or 191.5 cm

Weight

94 kg or 207 lbs

Girlfriend / Spouse

Booba has dated –

  1. Ayem Nour (2012) – He was in a romantic relationship with TV presenter, actress, model, reality-TV star, and columnist, Ayem Nour, in 2012.

Race / Ethnicity

Mixed (White and Black)

Booba is of Senegalese descent on his father’s side and has Mosellan and Belgian roots on his mother’s side.

Hair Color

Black

Eye Color

Dark Brown

Sexual Orientation

Straight

Distinctive Features

  • Baldhead
  • Tattooed body
Booba as seen while taking a selfie in February 2020
Booba as seen while taking a selfie in February 2020 (Booba / Instagram)

Booba Facts

  1. He co-created the hip hop duo, Lunatic, along with his friend Ali and the duo released its first and only album, Mauvais œil, on September 28, 2000. It was ranked at number #10 in the French Albums Chart and was certified ‘Gold’ in France.
  2. Booba released his debut studio album, Temps mort, on January 22, 2002, and it included songs like Le bitume avec une plumeÉcoute bienStrass et paillettesAnimals, and Jusqu’ici tout va bien. The album was ranked at number #2 in the French Albums Chart and at number #41 in the Belgian (Wallonia) Albums Chart and also became a certified ‘Gold’ in France.
  3. In 2011, he emerged as the winner of the “My YouTube” contest which had a total of 38 participants including the likes of Rihanna, Justin Bieber, Lady Gaga, Eminem, Jay-Z, Shakira, and Stromae.
  4. His 6th album, Futur, was released on November 26, 2012, and was ranked at number #4 in the French Albums (SNEP) chart, at number #5 in the Belgian Albums (Ultratop Wallonia) chart, and at number #14 in the Swiss Albums (Schweizer Hitparade) chart. It became a ‘3× Platinum’ in France.
  5. Some of Booba’s musical influences include Mobb Deep, Wu-Tang Clan, 2Pac, and Biggie Smalls.
  6. The theme of racism can often be observed in his music.
  7. Booba is the creator of the popular streetwear brand Ünkut.

Featured Image by Arnaud.scherer / Wikimedia / CC BY-SA 4.0

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