French Montana

Moroccan-American rapper

Karim Kharbouch (born November 9, 1984), better kent bi his stage name French Montana, is an American hip hop recordin airtist. Born in Morocco, he immigrated tae the Unitit States wi his faimily when he wis 13 year auld.[1][2] He is the founder o Coke Boys Records, an its predecessor Cocaine City Records. In 2012, he signed a jynt-venture recordin deal wi Bad Boy Records an Maybach Music Group.

French Montana
Background information
Birth nameKarim Kharbouch
Born (1984-11-09) 9 November 1984 (age 39)
Rabat, Morocco
OreiginSouth Bronx, New York, U.S.
GenresHip hop
  • Rapper
  • sangster
  • sangwriter
Years active2002–present
Associate acts

Kharbouch made his mixtape debut in 2007. In 2010, he haed his breakthrough wi "Choppa Choppa Down". He released his debut studio album Excuse My French on Mey 21, 2013.[3] In Julie 2017, Montana released his second studio album, Jungle Rules, which peaked at number three on the Billboard 200. The album wis supported bi the single "Unforgettable", featurin Swae Lee, which acame Montana's first song as lead airtist tae reach the tap 10 on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100.


  1. "French Montana: Homecoming". The Fader. 25 September 2012. Retrieved 9 Januar 2014.
  2. "Stupid Dope interview with French Montana". 27 Januar 2012. Archived frae the original on 26 Mairch 2016. Retrieved 7 Januar 2013.
  3. "French Montana's "Excuse My French" Pushed Back Again". Archived frae the original on 31 Mairch 2016. Retrieved 8 Mairch 2013.

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