| Francesco Cellamaro|
Reggio Calabria, Italy
| Musician, singer, record producer|El Presidente (musician) Wikipedia
Esa aka El Presidente, born Francesco Cellamaro (Reggio Calabria, 1 October 1972), is an Italian rapper and beatmaker of Calabrian origins. l Presidente has been active since the early stages of the Italian hip hop movement in the early 1990s, and predominantly discusses Politics and Society in his music.
He is the brother of Tormento (in group Sottotono) and Marya, both became rappers. Francesco grew up musically listening to groups such as Eric B & Rakim, Run-DMC, Public Enemy and the Beastie Boys. In his teens he starts to attend hip hop circles, first as a breaker, and later approaching MCing.
In 1991 the collective Otierre (Originale Trasmissione del Ritmo) is founded, union of breakers, beatmakers, DJs and MCs, or representatives of each of the four core disciplines of hip hop. The roster consists of Azza, DJ Fede, DJ Irmu, DJ Nitro, DJ Vez, DJ Vigor, Esa, Intruso, Limite, Polare, Torrido, and later by The Female Mc La Pina.
In 1998 Esa and Polare change their names respectively to El Presidente and Polaroide founding the group Gente Guasta.
In 2002 he starts his first solo project Tutti Gli Uomini Del Presidente, self-produced and distributed by Vibrarecords.
In 2006 he released his second solo album Tu sei bravo on the label La Serra.
In 2008 he founded 'Siamesi Brothers' hence the name with his brother Tormento and released a self-titled LP.1992 - l'anno della riscossa (demo) (1992)
Ragga no droga (1992)
Quel sapore particolare (1994)
Dalla sede (1997)
La grande truffa del rap (2000)
Quinto potere (2001)
Siamesi Brothers (2008)
La macchina del funk (2010)
2002 – Tutti gli uomini del presidente
2006 – Tu sei bravo
2007 – Non mi spezzo
2008 – Il messaggio
2008 – KI.N.G. - Kids Never Grow Up
2009 – Hip Hop Musica
2011 – 100% di getto
Esa & Virtu-oso – Special Blend (2009/2010)
La Connessione - European Attack (1998)
Street album (2004)
Robe Grosse – Fish (2005)
The Reverse-the reverse (2005)
The Stuff(it's really fresh)-The Reverse (2005)