Genre: Funk/Hip hop
Sound: Savvy rhymes groove to catchy West Coast and disco-flavoured beats.
If you like: Kari Faux, Lil Kim, Kaytranada
Why should you listen: Hard-hitting bars and diamond-tipped delivery landed Ghana-born, Toronto rapper Exmiranda’s music on the Gossip Girl reboot soundtrack — and the funky beats on her debut album beg the question: where’s the party at? Watch out for this rising star from Rexdale.
Best track: Fresh Fro