Toronto Hiphop artist Wes Williams aka Maestro Fresh Wes is considered to be the godfather of Canadian Hiphop. His 1989 classic single LET YOUR BACKBONE SLIDE, is the first to ever reach gold status as well as his debut album SYMPHONY IN EFFECT being the first to receive gold and platinum status in Canada. Being the first Canadian MC to reach Billboard top singles charts, and the first to ever receive Much Music Awards for best Rap Video and People’s Choice Award, Wes has inspired generations.
His new album COACH FRESH ( release date November 17, 2017 ) showcases his longevity as well as his relentless passion for Hiphop. The album includes dope collaborations with NYC spitter Skyzoo, Kool Keith of the legendary Hiphop group Ultra Magnetic MC’s, and west coast underground icon Ras Kass. It also includes work with rock artist Danko Jones, Rich Kidd, Ivan Santilli, Cyndi Cain , Faith Walker and the multitalented Saukrates. The album also includes a special reunion track with Ghetto Concept and Infinite entitled TORONTO ICONS.