Israel's biggest music superstar, Ivri Lider joined forces with musical partner Johnny Goldshtein last July, releasing a techno-pop remake of the 1979 anthem D.I.S.C.O (originally recorded by French duo Ottawan), and so was born TYP or The Young Professionals.
"LIMITLESS" brings urban music and movement centre stage in Divers/Cité favourite Scott Fordham's first solo choreography showcase. Through the talent of some of Canada's top dancers, audiences will take a journey through Hip Hop, pop, dancehall, jazz-funk and several experimental works. In a world where we often feel restricted or an industry where an artist's true vision is seldom considered, "LIMITLESS" breaks through these barriers to engage the senses with a collection of raw, inspired and explosive pieces.
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"It's an opportunity to honor these women and at the same time tell their stories."
- Marie-Alice Depestre
Two of Quebec’s most acclaimed contemporary voices and performers, Marie-Alice Depestre and Kim Richardson are united in the belief that they’re standing on the shoulders of some exceptional Black singers who, through their talent, charm and resilience paved the way for others to follow. To celebrate these pioneering women - these 'Black Divas' - the two will belt out the timeless hits of Diana Ross, Gladys Knight, Aretha Franklin, Whitney Houston and Etta James to recapture the wonder years of jazz, blues, soul and pop while paying homage to their exceptional talent and strength.
2004 Star Académie finalist, vocalist and DJ, Sandy Duperval is passionate about her music - striving to create songs with a perfect harmony between mesmerizing beats, lyrical vocals and unexpected soundscapes. She began singing at the age of three and by 14 was making a name for herself in Québec and around the world. Duperval has worked with some of the biggest producers in the biz (Whitney’s mom, Cissy Houston for one) and releases her single, Another Chance this summer.
With her infamous dance soirées at the W Hotel, TV ads, her VJ past at MusiquePlus and famous surname (Gélinas), DJ Abeille certainly needs no introduction! An energetic ambience-weaver of electro, dance, Hip Hop, and soul - with a liberal sprinkling of ‘80s and ‘90s hits thrown in - DJ Abeille has just released her first single, Into You.
The Boogie Wonder Band is synonymous with one thing and one thing only... D-i-s-c-o! Get ready to burn baby burn and do the Hustle while the Kings of Discoland provide all the sights and sounds of classic disco.