Greet summer on your favorite Village patio! Featuring R & B/Hip Hop, Sunday evening chart topper JRDN concert, Mossy Rocks live music, Groove dancing , Rib Eating Contest at Rusty’s and Saturday night FIREWORKS!
Winner of the R&B/SOUL RECORDING OF THE YEAR Award at the recent 2014 Junos!! With his new EP, self titled JRDN (Kuya Productions/Fontana North), Toronto-based R&B sensation JRDN unveils a set of songs certain to cement his reputation as one of Canada’s brightest stars.
His 2010 breakthrough album, IAMJRDN yielded the Certified Gold singles ‘U Can Have It All’ and ‘Like Magic,’ which received the 2012 SOCAN Urban Music Award and went to #1 on the Much and MuchMore Music video charts. Both were huge crossover hits that made the Top 20 on multiple Canadian radio formats and landed JRDN an opportunity to perform ‘U Can Have It All’ at the 2011 JUNO Awards. IAMJRDN also garnered him widespread critical acclaim, nominations for the CMRA Fan choice Award, New Artist of the Year and R&B/Soul Recording of the Year at the 2012 JUNO Awards, the opportunity to tour with acclaimed artists Classified, Danny Fernandes, Alyssa Reid and Hedley and open for international stars including Ne- Yo, Rihanna, Snoop Dogg and Nas.
Karina Es opening act for JRDN!
Noted for her passionate lyrics and sultry melodies reminiscent of Christina Aguilera, up-and-coming Canadian star Karina Es was put on this Earth for one reason – to create, sing, and entertain. Having already opened for the likes of Sean Kingston and The Roots, winning a multitude of awards such as the 2010 Best Toronto Pop Music Video, Best Toronto Pop Female Artist, Karina can now add Bell Media’s coveted Emerging Artist Initiative to the list for her song “Little Mercy”. The initiative secured the song airplay across the country where she cracked the Top 50 chart. Karina’s future looks brighter than ever. Her debut album will be released this summer 2014. www.karinaes.com