French Montana. His name sounds like a small city in the Treasure State, but he is actually a hip hop artist. And he has quite an interesting past.
French Montana is a Moroccan American musician. He was born in Rabat, Morocco. He grew up outside of Casablanca, the largest city in Morocco and one of the most important cities in Africa.
French Montana, whose real name is Karim Kharbouch, moved to the United States when he was 13. Click next to read more about French Montana’s past and present.
North Africa to North American is a big change. That is a big move for anyone at any age, and it had to be difficult for a young teenager. It seems like French Montana handled it well, and he has made a life for himself in the United States.