G-Enka


G-Enka

Infobox musical artist
Name = G-Enka


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Background = solo_singer
Birth_name = Henry Kõrvits
Alias = G-Enka
Born = birth date and age|1974|12|30
Origin = Tallinn, Estonia
Genre = Hip hop Rap
Occupation = Rapper, producer
Years_active = 1996 - present
Label = Legendaarne
Associated_acts = Cool D, Toe Tag, A-Rühm, Metsakutsu
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Henry Kõrvits (born December 30, 1974), better known by his stagename G-Enka is an Estonian rapper and record producer.

G-Enka started rapping in 1996 along with Revo and DJ Paul Oja, who was G-Enka's schoolmate. Together they started band called Toe Tag. Their first album "The Real Kuhnja Homophobes" was released next year. In 1998, G-Enka and Revo joined with another Estonian rap group A-Rühm and Toe Tag went on vacation. Also G-Enka started making his own solo songs. The most famous hit was "Tallinn", which was rapped along with Droopy in 2001. Same year Toe Tag came together again and started big Estonian tour. In 2004, Toe Tag released their second studio album called "Legendaarne" which consists 18 songs. Most famous songs from the album were "Legendaarne" and "Pankrot". "Pankrot" was also shown in MTV. In 2006, G-Enka and A-Rühm released their new album "Leegion" which had 23 songs. Most famous songs from this album were "Palmisaar" and Tugitooli Gangster".

G-Enka and DJ Paul Oja started making their own record company Legendaarne Records. Also G-Enka and A-Rühm was the warm-up performers for 50 Cent in Tallinn.

Links

* [http://legendaarne.ee Legendaarne records]


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