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Episode #100: Maestro Fresh Wes

Episode #100: Maestro Fresh Wes

Karim Kanji

Published on: Friday, November 24 2017

The Godfather of Canadian hip hop: Maestro Fresh Wes is a pioneering hip-hop recording artist. His debut album, Symphony in Effect, was the first album by a Black Canadian artist to be certified platinum. “Let Your Backbone Slide” is still one of the most successful and influential Canadian songs of all time.

All music courtesy of: Maestro Fresh Wes

Photo Credits: Culture Snap Photography