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ALI A.K.A MIND is an independent artist from Bogotá, Colombia. His inspiration comes from his life experiences which are narrated in each one of his songs with a conscious and social message, his sensible way of viewing the world is what he aims to translate in each of his rap songs.

His trajectory includes more than 13 international tours, he has been playing in more than 50 cities, including countries like Colombia, Argentina, Peru, Ecuador, Chile, Mexico, USA, Spain, France, Italy and Netherlands.

He has released 9 albums and he has been invited to participate in some of the important festivals like Estereo Picnic, Personal Fest Argentina, and SXSW.

In 2021, Ali led a march that brought together more than 15,000 people to demonstrate against the abuses of the Colombian government and public entities.

ALI was invited by the ICTJ to lead and advise the Rexistencia Hip Hop project a specialized mentoring and artistic creation laboratory that benefited 12 groups and soloists from the city of Cali and Bogotá.

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Primary Access
Music Badge
Platinum Badge
Secondary Access
Music Festival Wristband
Artist Wristband
Interactive Badge
Film & TV Badge
Hip-Hop / Rap