The Winnipeg Boyz, is a duo that provides listeners with music and lyrics as raw and visceral as the city that gave them their name. This duo is comprised of two emcees, Heatbag Records Artist Jon-C & Charlie Fettah. Before forming the partnership that is the Winnipeg Boyz, the two co-founders of the western Canadian super group “Winnipeg’s Most”. Jon-C & Charlie Fettah toured 28 dates across western Canada successfully , along with a interview in an article in McLean’s magazine “ Straight Outta Winnipeg”. These two multiple Award winning emcee’s won 9 APCMA Awards* (Aboriginal Peoples Choice Music Awards), and were featured in the CBC documentary The 8th Fire. As well as being featured on APTN “Breaking new sound” These two emcee’s have performed in front of thousands of people on live TV and for Fans across Canada, Big cities to small reserves. All within Their First two years. Now The Heatbag Boys Are Back at it again with their new Album Ab Initio.
2014 Year of Music is a provincial initiative that celebrates the spirit of music in Manitoba – uniting musicians, the music industry, festivals, events, and fans who put us in the international spotlight and make Manitoba a great place to live, work, and visit.
CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL THE 2014 APCMA WINNERS AND NOMINEES!
DEADLINE FOR 2015 SUBMISSIONS WILL BE ANNOUNCED IN THE NEW YEAR - MANITO AHBEE FESTIVAL DATES ARE SEPTEMBER 9 - 13, 2015 - WINNIPEG, MANITOBA, CANADA