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Jonek

Jonek
Country:Canada
Website:http://www.myspace.com/jonekhiphop
Info:Jonek from Edmonton, Alberta became hooked on hip hop in Poland in 1999. He is is born and raised in Canada. But lived in Poland from 1992 to 1999.

Poland
That's where the MC met his wife, and got into hip hop. The first hip hop he listened to was Polish, and so Jonek wrote his first rhymes in Polish. He moved back to Canada to start high school in 1999. This was also the year he started writing English raps.

Nominations:
Jonek received a nomination at the 29th Annual Covenant Awards 2007 of the Gospel Music Association Canada (GMA) for:
- Rap/Hip Hop Song Of The Year: The Music
- Rap/Hip Hop Album Of The Year: Inukshuk : Pointing In The Right Direction

Albums
His first recording was a mixtape in 2003. The MC released his debut album entitled "Inukshuk" in August 2006.

Title
Jonek states about the title of his debut album: "An Inukshuk is a "rock person", that Inuit people used to place in areas lacking landmarks. They served a few purposes, but mainly were used to point to things like good hunting, shelter, etc. The album concept is exactly that: standing as a landmark to point people in the right direction."

Release:Inukshuk : Pointing In The Right Direction
Inukshuk : Pointing In The Right Direction
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Media:[Audio CD]
Released:2006
Recordlabel:Indie (Independant Release)
Info:The album is released in August 2006.
DJ Shortop is featured on the album as well.

1. Inukshuk Intro - featuring Shortop
2. Side 2 Side
3. 360
4. Who Needs A Beat?
5. Freedom
6. Making History - featuring Shortop, Well Put, The Joe & Tony Stone
7. Amazing Grace
8. Polski Rapski
9. 1-2-3-4
10. Hieroglhyphics - featuring Leah Pessoa
11. I Want To Be
12. It's So Simple
13. Milk - featuring The Joe
14. So Beautiful - featuring Pee Wee Callins
15. The Music
16. $5 Bill
Rating:Our users rated this release: 10 out of 10
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