Ali Ramdani (1984), better known by his stage name Lilou, is an Algerian-French b-boy. He now runs his own community called “STREET OFF”
Since the beginning of his career in 1999 he has won many international prizes, both with his crew and as a solo dancer. He has had a black belt in Kung Fu since he was sixteen. He practices Islam and can speak Algerian-Arabic, French and English.
Lilou won the Red Bull BC One in 2005 and 2009. He is one of the only three competitors to have won the Red Bull BC One twice, the other two being Hong 10 and Menno.
Lilou has been a breakdancer for 20 years. To celebrate his career, Red Bull dedicated him a website that tells his story.
We caught up with Lilou and he explains to us what strength and courage does it take to grow yourself to an international bboy. He also talks about his new journey on starting his own brand called “Street Off” where they travel to different countries and help and give back to the community.