Currently based in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Lou Piensa was Born in France and raised in Ecuador, Algeria, Canada and Cuba. Active in the international hip-hop scene since his teenage years as an MC, producer, community organiser and educator, he co-founded Montreal Hip Hop supergroup Nomadic Massive with which he has travelled the planet, performing at some of the world’s most renowned festivals, often alongside some of his favorite artists. He has also been at the forefront of many music based community projects in Montreal such as NBS Studio and The W.O.R.D. Project.
A multilingual poet, he raps in French, English, Spanish and hints of Portuguese, taking control the beat with a deep commanding flow. He is also half of beatmaking duo The Loop Pilots with Dr. Mad and as a producer, his musicality reflects his eclectic upbringing, using Hip Hop’s fervor as the main thread to find inspiration in the rhythms of the world.