Fally Ipupa is a singer and songwriter from the Democratic Republic of the Congo. From 1999 to 2006, Fally was a member of Koffi Olomidé and Quartier Latin International, before starting a solo career. His first solo album, 'Droit Chemin,' was released in 2006. His second album, 'Arsenal de Belles Melodies (A2BM),' was released in 2009.

In 2007, Ipupa won the Kora Awards for Best Artist or Group from Central Africa. In 2010, Fally Ipupa won the MTV Africa Music Awards 2010 for Best Video (for Sexy Dance) and Best Francophone. He won Best African Artist at the Urban Awards.