Radio Western Presents: Word Up! Concert Series 1.0
Featuring Canada's Hip-Hop Heavyweights Dan-e-o and Eternia.
Live at Life of Leisure July 14th, 2018.
Dan-e-o; a veteran Toronto MC, fresh off the release of his latest project Dear Hip-Hop: 20 Years Later will be hitting the Life of Leisure sound stage. Dan-e-o has been a staple in the Canadian Hip-Hop Music scene for plus 20 years.
Dan-e-o began displaying his wordplay publicly at the age of 13 and became a consistent winner of rap battles. His career was officially launched in 1996 when his first single “Dear Hip Hop” was featured on Beat Factory/EMI's, RapEssentials Volume One compilation. The track is now considered a Canadian hip-hop classic. The first video off his latest release titled League of Legends features a roster of Canadian heavy hitters such as; Maestro, Thrust, Big Kish, Eternia and Moka Only.
Eternia; two time Juno-nominated and widely considered one of Canada’s foremost lyricists, Eternia continues to knock down barriers & trail-blaze across the globe for Canadian Hip Hop music. Eternia & MoSS "At Last" 2011 Juno Nominee for Rap Recording of The Year, Indie Award Nominees for Best Artist/Group of The Year, Long Listed (Top 40) for the 2011 Polaris Music Prize for Best Album of The Year & Voted amongst DJ Premier's Top 25 (#17) Albums of 2010. "At Last" features Joell Ortiz, Rah Digga, Rage, Termanology, Reef The Lost Cauze, & more of hip-hop's elite.
Special Guests J Shiltz, Sum-01 and L.O.L.A.
Music by DJ Hullewud and Kool Joe Tunes