Mav Kong

(Mavounia Wilfried)
  • country
  • Congo Brazzaville
  • disciplines
  • music, rapping, theatre, theatre directing, writing
  • languages
  • French
  • né le 01.09.1988
  • in Pointe Noire, Congo Brazzaville
  • lives in Paris, France

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biography

Born in 1988 in Pointe Noire, Congo Brazzaville, Wilfried Mavounia a.k.a Mav Kong is an actor, singer, rapper, writer and guitar player. Coming from a musicians family, he started doing music very young. Later, in college, he discovered hip-hop and theater. In 2017 he is recognized as the best artist of urban music by the French Institute in Pointe Noire. He performed in various theater plays as ; Hamlet from William Shakespeare staged by David Bobee (2018) and the theatrical rap project Muntu produced by Nanterre’s concervatory (2020).He wrote and staged the theater play Kimoktoir (2019). He arrived in France in 2019, he is a member of the agency of artists in exile since 2021.