- 9 years ago
It’s common knowledge that, in the course of the current decade, the music industry has undergone considerable change. Though many, major-label executives included, would argue that the upheavals they’ve experienced have had largely negative effects on their business, driving down sales and rendering traditional means of promotion ineffective, we at DJBooth.net have watched as a new generation of artists have grown into their roles as players in a changed game. The biggest upside to the wide-open nature of today’s hip hop scene has been the opportunity to experience the musical stylings of artists from an unprecedented variety of backgrounds, and one of the most unique up-and-comers to hit the scene in recent days is singer/songwriter/producer Colin Munroe.
Born and raised in North Gower, Ontario, Munroe was home-schooled by his religious parents till his freshman year of high school, when he convinced them to allow him to attend a nearby performing arts school, where he l