Marcel Junior Loutarila better known as Koba LaD, is a French rapper of Congolese origin. Koba LaD is from Évry, in Essonne, Île-de-France, France. His name Koba is inspired from the fictional character in Planet of the Apes. "LaD" means 'la débrouille, la détaille, la défonce'. He is signed with Def Jam Recordings.