Montreal’s Shades Lawrence is known for her creative delivery and heartbreaking songs. This focus on detail is evident in her most recent song, “Latest.” The production is spotless, and the cadence is expertly presented, which really enhances the single itself.
Channeling her raw rapping power, Shades Lawrence is rising up high on the charts along with big-time rappers in the game. “Latest” was recently selected as a Semi-Finalist in the R&B/Hip Hop category, in the internationally-recognized Unsigned Only competition, out of 7,000 applicants.
Emotion is at the center of Shades Lawrence’s songs. Press publications have thus far compared her sound to Mahalia, Ms. Lauryn Hill, Drake, Doja Cat, etc. As a spoken word poet and hip-hop artist, Shades Lawrence has appeared at more than 40 shows. Big Freedia, Princess Nokia, and Cakes da Killa are just a few of the musicians that Shades has performed on stage with.