Raphael Ragucci (born 4 June 1984 in Vevey, Switzerland) better known by the stage name RAF Camora also known as RAF 3.0 and Raf0Mic is an Austrian dancehall and hip hop artist and producer now based in Berlin.
Born in Romandy, Switzerland of a father originating from Vorarlberg, Austria and a mother of Italian descent, Ragucci settled in Vienna growing up in the city's Fünfhaus suburb. Known initially as RAF Camora, he founded a hip hop crew with the Polish Rapatoi. At 17, he was in the French Connection crew and soon later in French-speaking Assaut Mystik. He founded with rapper Joshi Mizu the band Balkan Express. Family Bizz was a debut joint album with both Assaut Mystik and Balkan Express. In 2006, he released his EP Skandal with Emirez.
In 2009 he released his studio album Nächster Stopp Zukunft as RAF Camora.
In January 2010, he took the stage name RAF 3.0 shelving his earlier name and signed with Vienna-based Irievibrations Records with whom he released the self-titled album RAF 3.0 in 2012 and Hoch 2 in 2013. Both were huge successes on the German, Austrian and Swiss charts.
Reverting back to his original name RAF Camora, in 2013 he founded his own record label Indipendenza. His albums Ghøst in 2016 and Anthrazit in 2017 were big successes on German, Austrian and Swiss charts.
He is known for his collaborations particularly with Nazar, Bonez MC also with rappers Gzuz and Maxwell. He released the joint album Artkore with Nazar and the platinum-awarded album Palmen aus Plastik with Bonez MC.
Nächster Stopp Zukunft (2009)
RAF 3.0 (2012)
Hoch 2 (2013)
Sources: Last.fm, Wikipedia
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