Remembering the "King of Philippine Rap," FRANCIS MAGALONA
This Saturday, we remember the master rapper Francis Magalona.
Francis Durango Magalona, mostly called as FrancisM, Master Rapper, The Mouth and The Man From Manila is one of the iconic artists in the Philippine music industry. In fact, he was the first Filipino rapper that crossed over to the mainstream scene. He is known to be the manned and mind behind the merging of rap and Pinoy rock.
The said singer, while focusing on his career, was diagnosed with acute myelogenous leukemia. This is the same condition which later on led to his passing.
Let us take a look back at this "King of Philippine rap," "Father of Pinoy Hip Hop" and his nationalism by watching his videos below!