With collaborating on his latest song ‘Bum Bum Tam Tam’ with the likes of Future, SteffLon Don, J Balvin, MC Fioti’s music career is taking off. Originating from São Paulo as a producer in 2009 there is a lot more to Fioti than meets the eye so we’ve put together five things you must know about the latest revelation that is MC Fioti:
1. As being a Brazilian MC Fioti’s first dream was to become a footballer
2. One day he saw the MC Zoio de Gato and decided that he wanted to be just like him
3. He began his career as a producer in 2009. Foli commented that he couldn’t find anyone who could produce the songs he wanted so he decided to produce them himself
4. The name Fioti is present in several funk hits. As MC, with the songs: “Bum Bum Tam Tam”, “Senta Novinha” and “Você me Deixou”, or as producer with: “Arlequina”, “Vai dar PT” and “Nos Talarico é Bala, Nas Piranha é Vara”
5. He is a big fan of American gangsta rap and the 90’s – Dr. Dre., Notorious B.I.G., 2Pac, and has always used the successes of that time as a reference, both in productions for third parties and in his own songs.
Listen to MC Fioti’s new track Bum Bum Tam Tam Remix: