Steff La Cheffe

Steff La Cheffe is a 23 year old Swiss from Breitsch, Switzerland. Yes, in case you were wondering, that language in the above song is indeed swiss-german. For those of you that don’t know. Swiss-German is a spoken-only language and most of the time sounds like you have a sore throat. I send a hat tip to Steff La Cheffe for pulling it off to actually make swiss german sound hip and cool.

(thank you Pascal)

13 Comments leave a comment below

  1. and where exactly is Breitsch again?

  2. You made my day with this. It reminds me a bit of Zuboly, an amazing Hungarian hip hop folk band.

  3. I’m not getting the sore throat thing.

  4. Zum ersten mal ist Swiss-German irgendwie sexy … !

  5. Barry, here, watch this video, where people are trying to say the mother of all swiss-german words, Chuchichaestli, which means kitchen cupboard: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A_T2Hp1yNBw

  6. NOW I’m getting it!

  7. dies sollte mien handyklingelton werden!
    love it, thanks for sharing!

  8. More Swiss-German rap… Zurich dialect, but talking about some Appenzeller :-)

  9. Breitsch is Breitenrain a part of the city of Bern. Also the language spoken in Switzerland is “Swiss” and has just a little in common with German!

  10. Wow. Very hip for Swiss German : )

  11. That’s really weird, it’s sounds like Dutch or Afrikaans to me, coming from The Netherlands myself. I speak German as well but I can clearly hear words in Dutch. Funky song too!

  12. Very weird, i know Steffe la Cheffe, but singing, but good song, it’ s just i didn’t was expecting something like that, but like i said, she’s good, and llike her voice. Weirdest thing is that she’s singing in german, and not in english, so very goof for you Steffe!

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