Nom Civil:
Gert-Jan Mulder
Profil:
Born on February 5, 1975 in Antwerp, Belgium as son of a progressive Reverend. Brainpower was raised in Alphen aan den Rijn in the Netherlands, where he became a fan of hip hop and rap. In 1994, he enrolled at University of Amsterdam and studied Communication Sciences.

Based out of Amsterdam, In 1998, as Brainpower, he entered the Grote Prijs van Nederland — a national talent show in music—in the categories R&B and hip hop, winning both the jury prize and the public's appreciation prize.

In 1999, he had his first Top-40 hit together with several other Dutch-language rap artists, all featuring on the Extince track Zoete Inval ("Sweet Incursion").

In 2000, Brainpower was both seen and heard in the video clip of the song Als niet Als ("If not If"), by the renowned musicians of Doe Maar. In that same year, he had his first solo hit, Door Merg en Brain ("Through Marrow and Brain").

In 2001, Brainpower released his first album, named after the hit single Door Merg en Brain. It contains a number of songs with an emotional touch, like the famous Je Moest Waarschijnlijk Gaan ("You Probably had to Go"), referring to the suicide killing of one his best friends.

In 2002, Brainpower received a TMF Award in the category Best National Hip Hop Act. In that same year, Dansplaat ("Dance Track") was released, a single that swiftly topped the charts in both the Netherlands and Belgium. Also in 2002, Brainpower won an MTV Award for best Dutch act.

In 2003, Brainpower won a second TMF Award as well as an Edison award for Best National R&B/Hip Hop act. He started a new project called ADHD, altering the acronym's meaning to Aanbevolen Dagelijkse Hoeveelheid Dopeness ("Daily Recommended Dosage of Dopeness").

In 2005, Brainpower returned with the hit Even Stil ("Moment of Silence"), it has the same name as his new album
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Remix

442.0006.020 Brainpower - De Afrekening 30 illustration d'album Various One Mic (Brainpower Remix) Various - De Afrekening 30(CD, Comp) [pias] 442.0006.020 Belgium 2003 Vendre cette version
7243 867740 2 6 Brainpower - Triple Trouble illustration d'album Beastie Boys Triple Trouble (Brainpower Remix) Beastie Boys - Triple Trouble(CD-ROM, Single, Car) Capitol Records 7243 867740 2 6 Belgium 2004 Vendre cette version
Brainpower - Non Stop illustration d'album The Partysquad & Brainpower Non Stop (Remix Ft. Nino, Dicecream & Brainpower) The Partysquad & Brainpower - Non Stop (Maxi) Universal Music Netherlands 2007 Vendre cette version
none Beastie Boys Triple Trouble (Brainpower Remix) Beastie Boys - To The 5 Boroughs (Deluxe Version)(27xFile, AAC, Album, Dlx, RE, 256) Capitol Records none 2019

Vocals

TRIP 002 Brainpower - Four Dreams EP illustration d'album T T Agewood* 5clap2 T T Agewood* - Four Dreams EP(12", EP) Trippatrazz TRIP 002 Netherlands 1997 Vendre cette version
Brick 9001 Brainpower - Word To The Wize illustration d'album DeHael* Presents GUS (2) Stylo Collabo DeHael* Presents GUS (2) - Word To The Wize(12") Brick9000 Records Brick 9001 Belgium 1998 Vendre cette version
7243 8489502 0 Brainpower - Alle 13 Dope illustration d'album Various Zoete Inval Various - Alle 13 Dope(CD, Comp) Virgin, TopNotch 7243 8489502 0 Benelux 1998 Vendre cette version
DJAX-10057-88 Brainpower - Klokkenluiders Van Amsterdam illustration d'album Spookrijders Micvasthouders Spookrijders - Klokkenluiders Van Amsterdam(2xLP, Album) Djax Records DJAX-10057-88 Netherlands 1999 Vendre cette version
54328-2, SPF 19007 Brainpower - ...Leaf To Enter illustration d'album Handieman Maurice Exploring Offshoots et 2 de plus… Handieman Maurice - ...Leaf To Enter(CD, Album) Sunburn Records, Lightyear Entertainment, Sunburn Records 54328-2, SPF 19007 US 1999 Vendre cette version
rcs 99023, .nC 99/02 Brainpower - V.O.O.D.O. Soundtrack illustration d'album Various De Achtervolging Various - V.O.O.D.O. Soundtrack(CD, EP) Made in da Shade, Off Da Dome Wreckords rcs 99023, .nC 99/02 Netherlands 1999 Vendre cette version
Brainpower - Klaar illustration d'album Doe Maar Als Niet Als Doe Maar - Klaar (Album) V2 Records Netherlands 2000 Vendre cette version
VVR5013283 Brainpower - Als Niet Als illustration d'album Doe Maar Met Brainpower En Def P Als Niet Als Doe Maar Met Brainpower En Def P - Als Niet Als(CD, Single) V2 Records VVR5013283 Netherlands 2000 Vendre cette version
PIASN 080, 944.0080.020 Brainpower - Door Merg & Brain illustration d'album Brainpower Door Merg & Brain et 3 de plus… Brainpower - Door Merg & Brain(CD, Album) [PIAS] Recordings, [PIAS] Recordings PIASN 080, 944.0080.020 Netherlands 2001 Vendre cette version
Brainpower - Dansplaat illustration d'album Brainpower Dansplaat (Single Versie) Brainpower - Dansplaat (Maxi, Single) [PIAS] Recordings, [PIAS] Recordings Netherlands 2002 Vendre cette version
Brainpower - One Mic (Remix) / Made You Look illustration d'album Nas One Mic (Remix) Nas - One Mic (Remix) / Made You Look (Single, Maxi) Columbia Netherlands 2002 Vendre cette version
Brainpower - Verschil Moet Er Zijn illustration d'album Brainpower Schreeuwetuit! et 6 de plus… Brainpower - Verschil Moet Er Zijn (Album) [PIAS] Recordings, [PIAS] Recordings, [PIAS] Recordings Netherlands 2002 Vendre cette version
5259551 74321 Brainpower - 5.259551/2200 illustration d'album Gotcha! Damn Gotcha! - 5.259551/2200(CD, Album) Funkface Records 5259551 74321 Europe 2002 Vendre cette version
PIASN 162 CDS, 944.0162.124 Brainpower - Schreeuwetuit! illustration d'album Brainpower Schreeuwetuit! (Edit) Brainpower - Schreeuwetuit!(CD, Single, Car) [PIAS] Recordings, [PIAS] Recordings PIASN 162 CDS, 944.0162.124 Netherlands 2003 Vendre cette version
none Brainpower - AmsterdaMCity illustration d'album Brainpower Unreleased et 1 de plus… Brainpower - AmsterdaMCity(CD, Mixed, Promo) Lyric Recordings none Netherlands 2003 Vendre cette version
22208322 Brainpower - Vet Verse Flows - De Top Van De Nederlandse Hiphop illustration d'album Various Schreeuw Het Uit Various - Vet Verse Flows - De Top Van De Nederlandse Hiphop(CD, Comp) CNR Records 22208322 Netherlands 2003 Vendre cette version
PIASN 089 DVD, 944.0089.074, none Brainpower - The Box P.U.R.E. Session illustration d'album Brainpower Brainpower - The Box P.U.R.E. Session(DVD + CD) [PIAS] Recordings, [PIAS] Recordings, Lyric Recordings PIASN 089 DVD, 944.0089.074, none Netherlands 2003 Vendre cette version
JJT 77024 Brainpower - Hot 'n' Funky illustration d'album Seven Eleven (2) Pump Yo' Thumb et 1 de plus… Seven Eleven (2) - Hot 'n' Funky(CD, Album) JJ-Tracks JJT 77024 Netherlands 2003 Vendre cette version
8717438990033, 363605 Brainpower - Vertelt Het Leven Van De Straat illustration d'album Ali B (2) Praatjes Voor Iedereen Ali B (2) - Vertelt Het Leven Van De Straat(CD, Album, Spe) SPEC, SPEC 8717438990033, 363605 Netherlands 2005 Vendre cette version
7243 872571 2 2 Brainpower - Alles illustration d'album Brainpower Alles (Immorales Remix) Brainpower - Alles(CD, Maxi, Copy Prot.) EMI, Lyric Recordings 7243 872571 2 2 Netherlands 2005 Vendre cette version
none Brainpower - Rap Around The World illustration d'album Ali B (2) Clip Columbia: Vluchtelingen Ali B (2) - Rap Around The World(DVD-V + Box) Foreign Media Music none Netherlands 2005 Vendre cette version