Anis Mohamed Youssef Ferchichi (born 28 September 1978), better known as Bushido, is a German rapper, hip-hop producer and entrepreneur in the real estate industry. The word "bushido" is Japanese and means "Way of the Warrior". He also uses the pseudonym Sonny Black, based on Dominic Napolitano. In 2004, he and fellow rapper D-Bo founded the record label ersguterjunge.
After the release of his debut album Vom Bordstein bis zur Skyline in 2003, Bushido achieved popularity in the German hip hop scene and in mainstream media for his controversial song lyrics, which were criticised for being misogynist and homophobic.
As of 2009, Bushido has sold over 1.5 million albums in Germany alone.
Samra Rahimli (Azerbaijani: Səmra Rəhimli, born 19 October 1994) is an Azerbaijani singer. In 2015, she competed in O Ses Türkiye (The Voice of Turkey) where she made it to the quarterfinals and in March 2016, she became a finalist on the first season of Səs Azərbaycan (The Voice of Azerbaijan). On 10 March 2016, she was announced as the Azerbaijani act for the Eurovision Song Contest 2016 with the song "Miracle". Rahimli performed during Semi Final 1 and successfully progressed to the Grand Final where she placed 17th with 117 points.
Vladislav Balovatsky (born 23 November 1994), known professionally as Capital Bra is a German rapper. Born in Siberia, Russia and raised in Dnipropetrovsk in Ukraine, he moved with his mother to Berlin, Germany when he was seven. He started rapping at age eleven and participated at Rap am Mittwoch in 2014, a German Battle rap tournament. Intent on pursuing a solo career as a rapper, Capital Bra released his first studio album Kuku Bra in January 2016, which debuted at 32 on the German albumcharts. His second album Makarov Complex was realesed in February 2017 and peaked in the Top 5 of the German, Austrian and Swiss albumcharts.