Shades Lawrence is a Montreal born hip hop artist, poet, producer and DJ of mixed British, Jamaican, Irish and Scottish descent. Coming out of a tradition of spoken word, she highlights social justice themes over smooth beats. She has shared the stage with a variety of artists, including Strange Froots, Backxwash, Big Freedia and Princess Nokia.
Shades is currently working on an EP. You can connect with her and her music at shadeslawrence.com or on social media channels as Shades Lawrence.