Remi Kabaka Jr.
Remi Kabaka Jr.
|Born||April 1970 (age 49)|
|Occupation||Music producer, art director, percussionist, voice actor|
Remi Kabaka Jr. (born April 1970) is a music producer, art director, percussionist and voice actor, known to be the voice of Russel Hobbs, the cartoon drummer of British virtual band, Gorillaz. He also created and performs as part of Gorillaz Sound System. Beginning in 2011, Kabaka began collaborating with the band on a more creative basis, co-producing and contributing percussion for Humanz and The Now Now: he is credited as an official member alongside Damon Albarn and Jamie Hewlett in the 2019 documentary Gorillaz: Reject False Icons.
Along with his work with Gorillaz, Kabaka has collaborated further with the band's frontman Damon Albarn and artist Jamie Hewlett on other projects including DRC, Africa Express, and Bobby Womack's album, The Bravest Man in the Universe.
Kabaka lives in London.
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