ADDIS (a.k.a. Raptile) is an artist, producer and songwriter.
ADDIS was signed to Sony BMG in Europe and sold over 250,000 units overseas (worldwide sales approx. 500,000 units).
His catalogue of songs from Europe are available in the US on iTunes GLOBAL TAKEOVER 1-4. He has performed alongside many American acts such as Xzibit, Strong Arm Steady and Trey Songz.
His song “Neva Eva” was featured in the video game NBA Live 07 (EA Sports).Addis a.k.a Raptile’s album, “Classic Material“ went to # 8 on the German media control charts. His international career continues with the release of his 3rd single, “MY EVERYTHING” featuring Jamaican reggae superstar Wayne Wonder, whose it-single “No Letting Go” was top 10 worldwide in 2003.
He moved to Florida in January 2007.
His Artist Lionezz participated in ego trip’s Miss Rap Supreme aired on VH1 early 2008.
In 2010 ADDIS and his newly formed American-European Supergroup “Follow Your Instinct” released the Club Banger “Disco”.
The song hit the US Billboard Hot Singles Top 30 for 9 weeks peaking at #9.
The song also hit US Billboard Hot R&B/HipHop Singles Top10 for 8 weeks peaking at #6
Addis feat. Viper (Follow Your Instinct) – Murderer