Abbay Misganaw

OneBeat 2017 Fellow

Rapper, Singer

Washington D.C., United States

Abbay Misganaw, better known as Haile Supreme, is a Washington D.C.-based singer, rapper, percussionist, and founding member of Congo Sanchez, an internationally touring hip-hop outfit that synthesizes reggae, dub, and latin funk. Equal parts activist and musician, He currently works as a resident MC and community leader of Daybreaker, an international sober yoga dance community where he empowers people through sober dances, drum circles, group chants and guided meditation to unlock positivity and trust across communities. Recently, Abbay was awarded a fellowship with Arts in Praxis, a project which connects social innovators with local community arts organizations to foster empathy through creative communication and the arts.