Petite Noir

Petite Noir

Top Songs

1
Till We Ghosts
2
MDR
3
La Vie Est Belle / Life Is Beautiful (feat. Baloji)
4
Inside
5
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Biography

Combining post-punk and African musical traditions into a style he calls "noir wave," Petite Noir is the project of South African singer/songwriter/producer Yannick Ilunga. Born in Brussels, he moved with his Angolan mother and Congolese father to Cape Town when he was six, and grew up singing and playing guitar in church. After spending some time in the metalcore band Fallen Within, Ilunga's ideas of what music could be were changed after hearing Kanye West's 808s & Heartbreak,... Read more

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