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Brainpower (The Netherlands)
Brainpower is the only Dutch Hip Hop artist who has sold over 200.000 records, CD’s and DVD’s. A true artist who has been at the top of Dutch Hip Hop for more than a decade. And he also does reggae!
 
Biography
Brainpower is born in Antwerp (Belgium) and raised in Alphen a/d Rijn (Holland). In the beginning of the 90-ties he went to Amsterdam, where he still lives.

In 2010 Brainpower did a reggae project with Black Star Foundation. The result is the album 'Dub & Dwars'. The CD contain reggae versions of 6 Brainpowers most famous songs, plus a new track, the titletrack Dub & Dwars.

Normally he performes together with his own DJ TLM, but for the release of this album Brainpower and TLM were performing with a reggae backingband!

Brainpower still performs with his reggae tunes regularly, supported by Den-Den (Black Star Sound). Last year they performed on a number of reggae festivals, like A Decade of Reggae Music (10-year anniversary of Black Star Foundation in Amsterdam, Holland), Reggae Geel Festival (Geel, Belgie) en Roepaen Reggae (Ottersum, Holland).

Website Brainpower

Photo gallery: 9 photos

Would you like to receive more information about Brainpower or would you like to book Brainpower, please send an e-mail message to Black Star Foundation.

 
Past events
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  • Recordstore Day: Dub & Dwars on vinyl!  
    Concerto (Amsterdam)  
    April 21, 2018
     
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  • Sugar & Spice!  
    Sugarfactory (Amsterdam)  
    February 11, 2016
     
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  • Reggae at Reurpop  
    Festivalterrein (Ruurlo)  
    June 6, 2015
     
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  • Roepaen Reggae Festival  
    Landgoed Roepaen (Ottersum)  
    August 24, 2013
     
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  • Reggae Party in Den Helder  
    Coffeeshop Tops (Den Helder)  
    August 10, 2013
     
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  • Reggae Geel Festival 2013  
    Geel (Belgie/Belgium)  
    August 2 - 3, 2013
     
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  • 10-year anniversary: A Decade of Reggae Music!  
    Melkweg (Amsterdam)  
    March 22, 2013
     
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  • Nice Up Di Dance @ Cafe The Zen  
    Café The Zen (Amsterdam)  
    October 27, 2012
     
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  • Queens Night @ Cafe The Zen  
    Café The Zen (Amsterdam)  
    April 29, 2012
     
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  • Livingroom Concert: Brainpower - Dub & Dwars  
    Grandcafé Willinks (Winterswijk)  
    February 27, 2011
     
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  • PoléPolé Beach Festival  
    Strand van Zeebrugge (Belgium)  
    August 6, 2010
     
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  • Releaseparty Dub & Dwars  
    Paradiso (Amsterdam)  
    July 20, 2010
     
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  • Black Cross Festival 2010  
    Festivalterrein De Schans (Lichtenvoorde)  
    July 16 - 18, 2010