Fast-rising Toronto rap artist Fame Holiday shares his full-length album Showtime as the year runs to a close n it comes approximately 3 years after the release of his seminal sophomore EP Made For This that put him on the map in Toronto. The project is backed by solid production from Ariatheproducer (Lil Tjay, J.I), Babygotbeatz (Toosii, B Young, Phora), and Evince (NLE Choppa, Drakeo The Ruler, Jhené Aiko) among others. The features include Polaris Music Prize winner Haviah Mighty, as well as fellow Toronto rising stars Broco and Monte Biggz.
The 11-track body of work album sees Fame Holiday in his element as he weaves together gripping songs about his journey as an artist, past relationships, and strong passion for music, held together by his captivating melodic rap delivery and vivid songwriting dexterities. From the sublime and bass-heavy “Roses” featuring Broco to the piano-driven “Line Me Up” and the afro-pop infused “Closer,” Fame Holiday gives a nuanced and versatile performance o all tracks showcasing deep lyricism and catchy melodic flows as well.
Originally from Mississauga, Fame Holiday has been establishing himself in Canada’s music scene since his first talent show at the age of 14. The rising star landed his first big break in 2018 with the release of his acclaimed sophomore EP Made For This and breakout single “Saucy”, which kicked off a slew of sold-out tours in Toronto and Montreal.
Stream Showtime on all DSPs here.