Hometown: Toronto, Ontario (Canada)
Toronto born, Canadian based rapper/producer Die-Rek made his debut with his 12”inch single “Questions” in 2005 with the B side "Come Alive". In 2006 Die-Rek's exposure reached newsstands and received press in the Toronto Star as the featured artist in an article revolving around "Positive Hip Hop". In Dec 2010, Die-Rek won a featured spot for his track entitled “Remember” on Kevin Nottingham’s “Please Listen to my Demo” mixtape featuring DJ Booth, in promotion of the Documentary which featured artist like Talib Kweli, Pete Rock and Cl Smooth, DJ Quick, Naughty by Nature, Big Pooh, to name a few. In 2011 Die-Rek released a self produced compilation entitled “The Die-Version Project”, a project that featured a song entitled “Crush” by female emcee ChrisJay, the record landed a feature on MC Lytes “Hip Hop Sisters”. In 2012 Die-Rek’s live energetic performance at the SXSW festival caught the attention of A&R’s and immediately after performing Die-Rek was approached by independent record label Fatbeats Records. Die-Rek landed distribution and went on to release his first EP with Fat Beats records in 2013 entitled "Life is Butta Breath". In 2016 Die-Rek produced his first Billboard hit record entitled “Hypostatic Union” released by Lampmode Recording artist Shai Linne, Die-Rek went on to produce 4 records for his album which peaked to #4 on the charts.
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