Rapper Ricta is an established name in the world of Greek rap, representing the new wave of artists who are making their mark on the local scene. Hailing from Thessaloniki, Ricta first made a name for himself through his gritty and raw lyricism, which tells the story of his own experiences with crime and injustice. He's never been afraid to tackle tough social issues like police brutality and political corruption in his music, and his fans appreciate his honesty and authenticity.
Although Ricta initially kept his identity hidden behind a balaclava, his music quickly began to speak for itself. His debut album, City Center, dropped on December 31st, 2020, and made a huge impact on the Greek rap scene while popularizing the local drill sound. Since then, Ricta has continued to build on his success with a string of collaborative projects and three more successful albums.
In May 2023, Ricta dropped his latest full-length project, BLESSED, which showcases his growth as an artist and his dedication to pushing the boundaries of Greek rap. He's also been busy building his own label, CITY CENTER, which he founded to support and promote other talented up-and-coming artists in the scene.
With his raw talent and commitment to social justice, Ricta is quickly becoming a force to be reckoned with in the world of Greek rap. Keep an eye on this rising star as he continues to make waves all across the country.