Leo Vance is a 22 year old artist that hails from Toronto, Canada. Honing his craft since the age of 13, the young artist has been mastering beats, mixing and song writing, waiting for his time to stand in the light. Coming from a musical family, father a producer/Dj from Detroit and mother a singer from Toronto, Leo was a born natural. At an early age, he was accepted into the Remix Project, a program dedicated to refining the raw talents of young people. The program
helps talented artists find success in creative arts, business and recording arts. Artists, Jessie Reyez, Future The Prince, Wondagurl and Rich Kidd are all alums. The Remix Project was a place Leo felt comfortable, like he belonged. The mentorship helped the up-coming artist channel his talents and graduate high school through music.
Leo’s break out year was 2017 with an album “The Legend Begins”, winning him “Break Through Artist of The Year” at the Canadian Urban Hip Hop Awards in Toronto. Leo has performed in shows and music festivals in Toronto and in the U.S. While not on the road, the multi-talented artist produces music for other Toronto artists. “Collaboration helps my music evolve”.
Leo Vance’s latest body of work “2 Lit” is the first of a 5 EP series to be released July 21, 2018. The EP series features different styles in the hip hop genre.Producers Vybe Beatz and J Caspersen also make an appearance on “2 Lit”.
The tracks have a trap feel, with versatility, melodic bars and hooks you won’t soon forget. Vance was involved in the mixing of the EP and produced two of the songs, Experience and East Enda. Leo’s intent was to make an up beat, fun summer EP. He succeeded,”2 Lit” has something for everyone.
Look out for the “Interlude” EP set to be released late August 2018!