Áilu Valle

Áilu Valle

Rap Artist

  • Climate Change

  • Inari (Finland)

Áilu Valle is a 35 year old rap artist residing in Anár, Finnish side of Sápmi, who raps in Northern Sámi, Finnish and English. He has released three solo albums in Northern Sámi, Dušši dušše duššat (2012), 7 (2015) and Viidon sieiddit (2019). Valle won the Finnish State Culture Prize in 2019, granted by Taike and the Best Songwriter/ Composer prize of the year, granted by Sámi Music Awards and TONO Norway in 2020. Valle works also as a translator, interpreter, news journalist, Sámi language teacher, actor and voice actor.

Contributions by Áilu Valle