Canada- Toronto more specifically, is a melting pot of cultures. In pop culture the caribbean influences are strong and it reflects itself in the language, the sound and even the food. I think Kardinal Offishall summed it up perfectly. ‘No shots fired, but sometime you just have to state the obvious.’ Toronto is the Mecca of diversity, lets give each other contributions its due respect and acknowledgement.
While speaking with ET Canada at the TIFF red carpet premiere for “King of the Dancehall”, Kreesha Turner, Nick Cannon and Kardinal Offishall address Jamaican artist Sean Paul’s critique that artists like Justin Bieber and Drake do not give credit for appropriating dancehall music.