Birthday: 1/11/1988, the
Age: 28 years
Place of birth: Gamal Lewis, United States
Citizenship: SShAOriginalnoe name: Gamal Lyuis
Original name: Gamal Lewis
Honest rap about the realities of life
Famous for its upbeat beats, hip -hopper Lewis is currently best known for his the single `Bills` 2015, topped the charts in Australia (Australia) and got into the fuel10 in the charts in New Zealand (New Zealand) and the UK (United Kingdom).
Gamal Lewis, Known as LunchMoney Lewis, was born January 11, 1988 th, in Miami, Florida (Miami, Florida). When Lewis was in the tenth grade, a music producer Salaam Remi (Salaam Remi) came up with a nickname for him, which is simply stuck to the high school students.At that time, an aspiring rapper Gamal worked under Remy. `Salaam enjoyed my emotions,and he took me under his krylo` - Lewis explained.
`Once I was with him when he was doing a haircut. Salaam looked at me and said, `Hey, if I was a chubby child in the same as you, I would have called himself LunchMoney`. Salaam and allwho worked with him, and began to call me, and the nickname caught on.She found my response because I`m kind of a big kid at dushi`.
In general, colloquial phrase LunchMoney, among other things, apply in relation to students, Tikhonov, especially in poor areas where schools do not use `uchaschihsya` card to pay for meals. Such students are forced to pay the price in cash every day fleecing hooligans.In the case of Gamaliel, which emits the genuine sincerity and positivity, which are simply irresistible, LunchMoney phrase, rather, it is intended to emphasize the children`s spontaneity and purity. His lyrics and musical material rapper learned to lift the mood of his listeners.He worked in collaboration with such luminaries as Jacob Kasher (Jacob Kasher) Reed and Ricky (Ricky Reed), for a veteran to create hits Dr Luc (Dr. Luke), founded in partnership with the company `Sony Music Entertainment` label` Kemosabe Records `.Such Lewis composition as` Bills`, `Mama` and` Love Me Back`,forced to dance from the first notes. These beautiful melodies in the spirit of the soft Philly Soul Kenneth Gamble (Kenneth Gamble) and Leon Huff (Leon A. Huff) and southern gospel, which gave the label `Stax Records`.At the same time, the rapper manages to stay within the framework of a modern urban pop.
LunchMoney honest and touching,without a hint of hypocrisy, he writes about such realities as the payment of bills; of supporting his mother; about what the tests turned to his love for a girl who does not reciprocate.
A native of Miami, Lewis secured to his love for soul and hip -hop, which, in fact, received from the source.He grew up in a musical family with Jamaican roots. LunchMoney listening to reggae and label `Motown` artists, like James Brown (James Brown), Geyya Marvin (Marvin Gaye), Prince (Prince) and a group
Gamal `s father, Roger, and his uncle Ian - chleny-the founders of the legendary reggae group` Inner Circle`,which hit the `hot desyatku` with the song` Bad Boys`, which became the theme song to the television series `Politseyskie` (` Cops`).
The elder brother Lewis Ababa, has `Circle House Studios`, a popular recording studio in Miami. From the studio collaborating such hip- hop artists, kak pitbull (Pitbull),trick dedd (Trick Daddy) and Flo Ryde (Flo Rida). Gamal was podrostki when Abebe joined the Board brazdy `Circle House Studios` by Roger and Iena and often decay in the studios on weekends.
`All knew me as a brother Abebe Jr, brother, sposobnogo read rap - vspominaet LunchMoney. - Every time, I spun around, brother, friends,all of whom were producers, said something like: `Ababa, tell your brother, that he gave us rechitativ`. So I started to write rap and gave composed by im`.
Gamal ill scene at age 13, when he and a friend wrote a song that became a hit yard.
The song was called as `` Living in America`, - The rapper said. -It appeared at a time when there was the tragedy of September 11, 2001. We said that we`ll do a song for America. We had bandanas American flagov`.
`It was a nightmare, but looking back, I realize that it was insanely fun. All children in our area like what we were doing, and we were sort of local celebrities. Even then I thought,`Wow! I was able to do it. I can be cool. All the girls are crazy to me. These girls like rep`.
In 2015 - m LunchMoney, performing as a solo artist, he presented his debut single `Bills`, has risen to 79th place in the chart` Billboard Hot 100` and taking off in the first place in the Australian charts ARIA.
In the same year,the rapper released a song `Real Thing`, in the genre of garage rock and funk, and that way the composition was included in the mini-album` Bills`, which was released April 21, 2015 - th. Gamal and Pusha T (Pusha T) participated in the recording of the song `Let`s Go See Papi` rapper Young Money Yawn.Song Lewis `Ain`t too Cool` was used in the video game ` Madden NFL 16`.
Continuing now to develop as an artist hip- hop scene, LunchMoney said :
` Now I know what I want to convey. I know who I am, wonderful in its own way.
I want to write about things honest, with these emotions. My dad was so good at what he did,and he instilled in me a taste for standing things, to the desire to make good music. I want people to remember me as someone who is doing something awesome! `.