Immortal Technique Biography
(Hip Hop Singer)
Birthday: February 19, 1978 (Pisces)
Born In: Lima, Peru
Felipe Andres Coronel, who is known professionally as Immortal Technique, is a well known American hip hop singer. He is also an activist who strives to spread awareness about social issues through his songs. Though he hasn’t found much commercial success through his albums, he is known for his refreshing and innovative take on traditional musical genres. His lyrics, which promote social awareness, completely align with his activism as well as his political engagement. He has gained considerable recognition for his fight for immigrant rights as well as for his charitable works. He has raised money for children’s hospitals and is known for visiting prisons where he speaks to youths to inspire them. He has stated that he is seen as a threat to the status quo of hip hop with his unusual and revolutionary style. Currently, he is working on his fourth album after a long break. He has also appeared in a few documentary films which include ‘The (R)evolution of Immortal Technique’. The documentary, which was about his life and career, was released in 2011, premiering at the Harlem Film Festival.