Von Sabo Musa Bala a.k.a Da Rap Machine is a student of The North American University, Benin Republic where he is currently studying International Relations.
He discovered his passion for music two years ago (2010) when he was featured in his first studio recording in Abuja, alongside other artistes such as Lechon (Fly academy), TP-Paparazi, Young Slick (YBMH) and Cool- Kay (87ENT).
This recording gave birth to a track titled “Rep your Hood” and the song received quite a buzz on radio and received several downloads and good online reviews.
He also featured in several music projects in Abuja, e.g In year 2010, they performed at the Dynamite Award alongside Terry Tha Rapman.
The year 2011 was a big leap for Von as he performed alongside his co-artist (Cool Kay) at the Nigerian Eastern Musical Awards.
He also went further by performing at the Glo “Rock and Rule” concert tour in Owerri February of the same year, October Blackberry party sponsored by Airtel in Abuja, Avante Garde (Abuja) and at A-lounge on December alongside Terry Tha Rapman, Overdose and Pheroshuz.
To further buttress his rap prowess, Von came 5th in the 2012 Terry Tha Rap Man Zombie freestyle contest. He later recorded and released a single titled “Hip Hop freestyle”. The remix of the single featured Nigeria’s very own “Boyz are not smiling crooner”, Terry Tha Rap Man.
Here comes two (2) brand new singles from VON a.k.a Da Rap Machine titled “A Letter in Advance” produced by pro’meth and Na fe dowe produced by P’Mo. Letter Advance is in celebration of the Universal Children’s day orchestrated by UNICEF.
VON is signed under the management of Cream Entertainment.