The Swedish hip hop phenomenon has been dubbed by Forbes as a Scandinavian hip hop mogul, with multiple hits in Europe and heavyweight collabs under his belt.
As the only child of immigrant parents, Rebstar grew up in Sweden’s infamous neighbourhood Rosengård. Trained a pianist in his early years, he quickly found himself obsessed with hip hop, after being introduced to the likes of Fresh Prince, Wu-Tang and Eminem. After a quick stint in law school, Rebstar dropped out to pursue music full time, a feat that has clearly paid off.
Fast forward to 2018 and the US has begun to embrace the grey-haired silver-tongue rapper as one of their own, with recent features in Beats 1, VIBE , Noisey, Mass Appeal, The Washington Post.
Spearheading what Mass Appeal calls “the Swedish Invasion”, Rebstar is the founder & CEO of record label Today Is Vintage, having discovered artists LE SINNER
, Baby Mike
and Naked People