Tibe is a member of music groups such as: Zen Supremacy, Jus Pop and BEVSTMODE. Tibe has collaborated with artists Ryan Playground and Planet Giza. After releasing singles “Fluvial” and “Prism”, Tibe gained attention over the internet and has amassed a loyal following. Recently, he released his new track “Mist” which premiered via Complex Canada. We expect to continue hearing quality from Tibe for the rest of 2016. Having shared the stage w/ Bauuer, Ekali, Bondax and High-Klassified, one can always expect a hard and energetic set from him.
Ragers have always been somewhat of a mystery, since popping out of the darkness in late 2013. Cumulating acclaim from fellow musicians and their audience, the trio won over the scene with their eclectic mix of electronic hip-hop and dreamy synth-flecked rock with live instruments.
Following the release of their second EP “Unum” on Complex and XXL magazine, the band has taken their critically-acclaimed live show to festivals such as the Montreal Jazz Festival, the Quebec City Summer Festival or the Osheaga Terrasses.
Their third opus “Joshua” produced in Los Angeles just came out last april, in association with artists such as James Di Salvio, Husser, Lou Phelps and Gabe Nandez. They will be present for a special night at MEG 2017!
iLLvibe in a few words :
– Runner up to Drake, Toronto Rapper of the Year
– Signed to Fontana / Heavy Aux in Canada
– Main stage performer Fresh Island Fest with Chris Brown, Kehlani and Wiz Khalifa
– International Touring Artist, 50+ date USA Tour, MIDEM, New Skool Rules
– #1 National charting album in Canada
– Winner of “Canadas Smartest Person” Hit TV program w/ 1 Million+ Viewers
– 50K+ Spotify Plays on most recent album
iLLvibe is best known for his unique voice and signature style, his raspy vocal over eclectic and soulful production has become his calling card. Always pushing the boundaries, directing stunning music video visuals and creating exciting sounds in a variety of different genres. A unique style to be discovered at Festival Meg Montreal 2017 !
Bad Nylon is a hip hop collective, created in 2015, year of the release of their first EP entitled “Musique de Brunch”. This group is composed of rappers and instrumentalists who align their poetry under the musical direction of the beatmaker Marie-Gold. This fully feminine group, which ensures both the writing, production and recording of its songs, has really created the craze around them. They launch a few months later “Le Deuxième Set”. This second mixtape testifies of their evolution in the musical scene.
During the year 2016, Bad Nylon participates in the festivals OUMF and Agrirock, besides launching a summer single entitled “Bootycall”, light and dancing which knew how to get the attention of the public. The women concentrate their energy on the elaboration of their first album planned in 2017. Kayiri, MC Zoz, Marie-Gold and DJ Audrey Bélanger are now the core of the group. This album is intended to be a grouping of solid songs worked by actresses passionate with the scene.
One interesting mixes that we invite you to come to discover to the festival Meg 2017!
Montreal-based author and interpreter L.Teez was born in 1995. Nurtured and surrounded in music since an early age, he began to dabble in rap music at the age of 16. L. Teez finds his voice and his expression through an eclectic range of musical styles. His words ebb and flow in smooth torrents of hip hop and jazz that combine in a style all his own.
His writing express both his views of the world and of personal experiences. His words are filled with deep, genuine and thought-provoking emotion. As his expression matures and his writing takes shape, L. Teez turns his words into freestyle performance. From there begins his love for performing in front of an audience.
Supported by the French (Les Inrocks, Trax, Noisey, etc.) and international media (The New York Times, The Quietus), this hip hop artist has proven to the world his ability to musically and lyrically seduce. One year after his exuberant album The Rize, KillASon makes a comeback with STW1, an EP with 6 new tracks. This time he experiments with more melodic and spatial sounds giving his music a better sense of introspection. As a student of marketing now leading his own label, Supernova, he dives down to more personal lyrics, all while systematically interpreting in English and finding influences from the American music scene (Michael Jackson, Busta Rhymes, Outkast, Lil Wayne, etc.).
KillASon, who is also a dancer, notably dancing with the hip hop crew wanted posse and Undercover, leaves little doubt about his singularity and his ability to seduce. As winner of FAIR, a prestigious program that supports young up and coming artists, KillAson is ready take on the Big apple and becoming the next best big thing in hip hop.
L’opération Talents Adami DÉTOURS, initiée par l’Association artistique de l’Adami, se positionne comme un véritable dispositif de développement des jeunes artistes français avec la complicité des plus grands festivals en France et à l’étranger.
L’Institut français apporte, en collaboration avec le réseau culturel français à l’étranger, son soutien à la circulation des artistes français en musiques actuelles et jazz, afin de faciliter leur accès à de nouveaux publics et accompagner leur développement international.
Cette année, l’Adami et l’Institut français appuient conjointement la programmation de Clément Bazin et de KillASon au MEG.
Starting off as a producer to then becoming a beatmaker, Guts is a multi-faceted artist. Having developed a true passion for hip hop, he established his musical skills in the United-States along side producer Bob Power (De la Soul, The roots) before returning to France to collaborate with Passi and Svinkels.
Continuing to evolve a style where hip-hop, soul, electro and the elegance of the ‘’French touch’’ go hand in hand, Guts gained international recognition thanks to the release of his 2014 album “Hip Hop after All”, on his label, Heavenly Sweetness, that he still owns to this day. Guts recorded this album in the hip-hop Mecca of New York in collaborations with Patrice and Coddy Chesnutt and with the legends Grand Puba and Masta Ace, but also discovering more underground artists such as soul singer Lorine Chia, the duo Mc’s véloces Tanya Morgan and jazz artist Leron Thomas.
Stay tuned, as his new EP “Stop the violence” is set to be released on June 23rd!