Patrik Kabongo is a Canadian rapper-songwriter known for making “moody sophisticated musical gems”.
The Montreal-born, Toronto-bred artist has collaborated with the likes of Tik Tok, G-Star Raw & New Era. He gained recognition from Apple Music, NBA, NFL, MLB, BBC Radio 2, Complex Canada, Wordplay Magazine, CBC/CBC Music, Notions, Ones To Watch, Complex, Hotnewhiphop, Earmilk, Elevator, Noctis Magazine, CULTR, Fame Magazine, Much Music, RIDE, Hip-hop Canada, Flow 93.5. Sirius XM Canada and many more.
His debut EP Spadina (2019) had him as a special guest on a special episode of YTV. High-end Pack (2020), his follow-up EP gained 430k+ streams to date and entered at #9 in Itunes’ Top 200 Releases Canada Hip-Hop/Rap Chart and included the main soundtrack to TikTok Canada’s nationwide campaign – singles “High End” and “High End (120 Remix)” which gained coverage during the 2020 NBA Finals and CBC’s Orangeville Basketball docu-series.
The independent artist was credited with 2 sync albums: Dynamic Hip-Hop & Unchained, which featured his famous singles “Dangerous”, “We Up” & “Gimme The Glory” which were covered on major sports platforms such as ESPN, CBC Sports, the NBA, NFL, and MLB with more in the works.
Patrik Kabongo recently released I TRIED TO SING A SONG (2023), an alternative r&b/afro pop project which includes DANCING IN A ROOM LIKE STRANGERS, listed as #1 on Apple Music’s New in R&B for 2 weeks. Patrik continues to carve a lane for himself with sonic versatility.