Gnakouri Okou, most known as Kaaris, is a French rapper from Sevran, born January 30th, 1980 in Abidjan, in Ivory Coast. Active in the rap scene since 1999, he knows a tumultuous journey before reaching celebrity in 2012 because of a featuring with the rapper Booba
. His first album called Or Noir
is released in 2013, after releasing two solo projects of smaller span.