Plus d'options Langue disponible : anglais Amid the thriving, generally malcontent French rap scene, Alliance Ethnik stood out during the mid- to late '90s with a feel-good, fun-loving style that proved extremely popular. The popularity of Alliance Ethnik wasn't exclusive to France, either, for the group's music featured classic funk samples e. In the end, the collective didn't so much break up as it did disperse, as some of the members went on to enjoy busy and fruitful solo careers. The variety of ethnicities characterizing the members, which include relations to Italy, Algeria, and the Congo, contributed to the idea to call the group Alliance Ethnik i.
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En , ils collaborent avec le groupe suisse Sens Unik , et participent en à la compilation Mondial rap avec leur chanson Playback . Alliance Ethnik publie son premier album studio, Simple et funky , en Il contient 16 chansons .
À l'été la même année, le premier simple Respect est diffusé à la radio . Ils participent notamment, en parallèle, au Festival de Bourges en avril, au Bataclan le 13 juin , et au festival des Francofolies de La Rochelle .
L'album est un succès grâce aux singles Simple et funky , Respect et Honesty et jalousie fais un choix dans la vie . K-Mel enregistre de son côté le titre Louled en solo pour le générique du film Les Deux Papas et la Maman de l'humoriste Smaïn , sorti en mai .
Le groupe se retrouve cependant sur le déclin à cause de la poussée progressive du gangsta rap .
The variety of ethnicities characterizing the members, which include relations to Italy, Algeria, and the Congo, contributed to the idea to call the group Alliance Ethnik i. Rapper K-Mel is the frontman and consequently the most well-known member.
Born Kamel Houairi on September 22, , to Algerian immigrants, he grew up in Creil, a northern suburb of Paris, and musically was influenced by the Arabic cultural interests of his parents as well as the funk records of his brother.
Once he came of age, he began exploring musical tastes of his own, which included rai and rap, both popular in his neighborhood.
In time, he fell in with the local rap scene and quickly developed a reputation as a skilled MC with a talent for freestyling. He began performing at local rap showcases in and, encouraged by the positive reception to his performances, he formed a group with singer Médard and beat-maker Gutsy, both close friends.
Turntablists Crazy B and Faster J joined the group next, and with the core membership of Alliance Ethnik now in place, the group began performing as a unit and went about recording a demo tape.
In the wake of that performance, which garnered positive media write-ups, Alliance Ethnik were offered a recording contract with Delabel. Alliance Ethnik supported the release with performances at the Printemps de Bourges and Francofolies festivals that summer, in addition to a record-release show at the venerable Paris venue Le Bataclan on June