Rochambeau Dolcine (born 10/10/ 1989) was raised in a small area called Westview in Miami, FL near the city of Opa-locka. He is better known by his stage name Rippa Da Kid, he is an American Hip Hop Artist & Song writer. He was raised by his mother Mireille Almazor who was also a Haitian Singer. Influencing the ghost writing that Rippa Da Kid does are not only his mother and his older brothers who also sing and rap but 112, Boys II Men, Az Yet, Jay-Z, Nas, Crucial Conflict, Trick Daddy, Outcast, 2Pac and Biggie Smalls.
At the age of thirteen, Rippa Da Kid started reciting rhymes for his classmates. A year later his friend the late rapper Snake The Great, heard him reciting something he wrote and named him Rippa