Jeffrey Jocelyn Ndong Barthson (born April 12, 1983), known by his artist name Bah’Ndong, is an Afrobeat. Afropop and Afrofusion rap artist of
African origin, precisely from Cameroon, based in Mainz, Germany. Born and raised in Yaoundé, he attended Saint Joseph’s Bilingual Primary, Saint Bede’s Secondary, Bilingual High School Yaoundé, then the University of Buea. He then headed for graduate studies in Belgium, and later settled in Germany.
Bah’Ndong started playing music as a child and turned semi-professional in during his university years. He later joined a group called Madhouse Matadors in 2012/2013 in Germany, after leaving his studies in
Belgium. Together, they produced several singles before Rah’Ndong went solo. He collaborated with many artists and DJS, producing many songs, some of them on SoundCloud.com/BahNdong, for his debut studio album “Rebelations 101″.
After signing with record label BGC Melody, he released his second studio album in November 2018, titled “Rebelations 2.1”, which can be found in all online stores, Bah’Ndong brings to mind artists like Mos Def, Common, and Sarkodie (as described by his peers). He enjoys playing video games, basketball, and watching movies. His favorite football team is FC Barcelona. He cannot go a week without a dish of khati khati, ndole or eru. A cup of smoothies and fruit every day won’t hurt him. And don’t forget, he’s very single.
Bah’Ndong ends the year 2020 very strong with the surprise release of a single “Just In Time” on the occasion of the American elections and the #BlackLivesMatter movement, and in protest against the situations of violence in Cameroon and Nigeria.
#EndAnglophone Violence and #EndSars. Then fol lows the release on November 6th of a new single “La Vibe“, leading straight to the launch of his long awaited new album, “Rebelations 33, Vol. 1” the first part of a collection of 33 songs that will be released to the market throughout the next year.