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Cadence Weapon

Cadence Weapon

Rollercoaster

MNRK Music

Cadence Weapon, the rapper, producer, former poet laureate, and author of the 2002 book Bedroom Rapper (Random House) has released his 6th studio album today on MNRK Music. Known as Rollie Pemberton, the artist writes and raps about the injustices among Canada’s Black communities, winning the 2021 Polaris Prize, which celebrates creativity and diversity in Canadian recorded music, for his previous album Parallel World.

My computer / My solution / Easy access / For the user / Space invader / Tech producer / Screen save / Big consumer / My computer

Rollercoaster focuses on the “capitalist junkyard” we know as the internet. Production intends to mimic the internet’s cacophonous overload — modern people can relate — under Cadence Weapon’s socio-political, lyrical, poppy rap. Click to have a listen, below.

Rollercoaster was recorded, engineered, and mixed by Calvin Hartwick at Dream House Studios, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, and mastered by Nik Kozub at Zonik Studios, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. Buy the album from Bandcamp, and listen at your platform of choice.

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