Raymond Abracosa, better known as Abra, was born on December 2, 1990. This Filipino rapper and recording artist, whose talents have earned him fame and recognition in the music industry,
is best known for the song ‘Gayuma,’ with which he gained mainstream popularity. Abra is also a well-known battle emcee at the largest running professional rap battle conference, the FlipTop Battle League. This rapper has been in the music industry since 2012. He has sold records as a solo artist and member of the Pinoy hip-hop group called Lyrically Deranged Poets (L.D.P.). He’s a talented rapper worth celebrating on his birthday today!

Fast Facts

Full Name:

Raymond Abracosa


Houdini, Oz

Birth date:

December 2, 1990



Zodiac Sign:



5' 4"

Relationship Status:

In a relationship

Net Worth:

$1 million

Raymond's Social Media:


Abra was born in Pasig, Philippines, but not much is known about his background, education, or family life.

Abra launched his career by joining the Pinoy hip-hop group Lyrically Deranged Poets (L.D.P.) in 2009. That year, the group released their independent debut album, “The Project.” In 2010 and again in 2011, L.D.P. received the Best Urban Group award at the Urban Music Awards. In 2010, Abra joined the FlipTop Battle League, and when the rap battle leagues began, he was one of the first emcees to compete, thus making a name for himself. Abra’s lyrical style and rap antics earned him favor at every battle. In 2012, he released the single ‘Gayuma,’ whose video reached 26 million views on YouTube, propelling Abra to fame. In 2013, Abra and his independent label, Artifice Records, signed a distribution deal with Ivory Music & Video. By February 2014, he released his eponymous debut album. In 2018, Abra released his E.P. “Hendrix EP.” Abra has also made several television appearances. He is surely a talented rapper deserving of his success.

Even though he is a rising Filipino rapper with sizable fame and visibility, his personal affairs are mostly under wraps. Abra, however, is said to be in a relationship with Catherine Mendoza. He has never been married, nor does he have any kids. His main focus is his career, and he shares his success with his family and friends.

Career timeline

He Joins L.D.P.

Abra joins Lyrically Deranged Poets.

He Signs With Ivory Music & Video

Abra and Artifice Records sign a huge distribution deal with Ivory Music & Video.

He Releases His Eponymous Debut Album

Abra releases his self-titled debut album “Abra.”

He Releases His Hendrix E.P.

Abra releases his debut E.P. “Hendrix E.P.”

Why We Love Abra

  1. He’s super talented

    Abra is a talented rapper. He spits fire.

  2. He’s hardworking

    Abra is often in the studio. He’s always recording music.

  3. He’s handsome

    Abra is eye candy of note. He always looks great.

5 Surprising Facts

  1. He doesn’t follow anyone

    Abra doesn’t follow anyone on Instagram or Twitter.

  2. He’s an actor

    Abra is an occasional actor and has starred in three films.

  3. He lost his mother

    Abra lost his mother in 2021.

  4. He doesn’t rap in English

    Abra raps in his native language.

  5. He’s signed to Sony Music

    Abra is signed to Sony Music Philippines.

Abra FAQs

What ethnicity is Abra?

He is Hispanic.

Where is Abra Cadabra from?

Abra Cadabra, an English rapper, is from Tottenham, London.

Who is Anygma in FlipTop Rap Battle?

Anygma is Alaric Riam Yuson, the founder of FlipTop Rap Battle League.

Abra’s birthday dates

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