Volodia is a French reggae musician known for his distinctive blend of roots reggae, dub, and French chanson. Born in the southern French city of Montpellier, and now based in Bordeaux, Volodia grew up listening to a wide range of music, from Bob Marley and Peter Tosh to Georges Brassens and Edith Piaf. In the early 2000s, he began his music career as a singer and songwriter, performing in local bars and clubs in the south of France.
He released his first album, "Un Pied sur Terre," in 2016, and has since released several more, including "Panorama" in 2020 and "Pour Toujours" in 2022. Known for his socially conscious lyrics and soulful melodies, Volodia has become a leading figure in the French reggae scene, and has collaborated with several other prominent musicians in the genre.