French-Manitoban MC Alpha Toshineza is a veteran in the rap game. He's been working under different names in Europe, but was formerly well known as Gospel Emcee. When he moved to Winnipeg in 2014, he decided to rebrand his name and started his own label Black Eskimo (often identified as #BLKSKM).
After releasing 3 singles and 2 videos, Alpha Toshineza finally relesaes his debut album under his new brand.
JAZZ INUIT is a ten track album recorded and mixed over the 2 last years in Winnipeg. 90% of this album is written in Frecnh. The project features different local and international guests : Selci (from the band Sapphire Empire), Kelly Bado, Daily, Bubba B The MC, Joanna Majoko, French rapper Malone, and DJ Nikkel K (from Luxembourg).
Singer/Songwriter Elessar Thiessen is the co-producer on this album.
This eclectic but still cohesisve project fuses classic boombap with soul, pop, rock and jazz elements.
The digital album is available on December 20 on BANDCAMP first then on iTUNES and SPOTIFY.
Physical Release is scheduled for January 25th.
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