Dystinct was born in Antwerp in 1998 with the name Iliass Mansouri. His father was a singer and as a child Dystinct often accompanied him to his performances. His passion for music grew, but the singer struggled to talk freely about his ambitions because his parents did not agree with this career choice. Dystinct's progressive personality made sure that at the age of 14 he started to develop his musical talents professionally. This hard work was soon rewarded, his debut single "No Ring Ring" has more than 3 million views on YouTube and more than 4 million streams on Spotify.
His sound can best be described as urban with Latin and Arabic fusion elements. He has previously worked with names such as Chawki, Franglish, F1rstman, DJ Leska, Zefanio and many others. Dystinct has signed an artist deal with Avalon Music in collaboration with Hnsty Music. Dystinct is currently busy with his debut EP that will be releas