THE VOICE OF THE STREETS
Preach Ankobia is a Canadian artist best known for his music from the Sur Le Rythme OST & being a member of Kalmunity, Canada's largest and longest-running improv music collective.
Since the early 00s, Preach has released a series of singles, mixtapes, EPS & albums which have been featured in popular television shows & movies such as Ray Donovan, Good Trouble, Shameless, Mohawk Girls, Claws, Derapages, Jeremie, Undercover Grandpa, The Art of More, Single Ladies & many more.
Preach has performed at hundreds of events like The Montreal Jazz Fest, Osheaga, IF3, House of Paint alongside Public Enemy, Eminem, Big K.R.I.T, Janelle Monae & more.
In 2018 Preach co-founded Canada's 1st annual black arts & music week, The Kalmunity Music Week, hosting acts such as Smif-N-Wessun, Sa-Roc, Iba Mahr, Lady Alma, Mumu Fresh, D.Bi Young, Micah Shemaiah, Yaadcore & Lewis.Brown.
Currently, Preach hosts The Lunchtime Takeover on CKUT 90.3FM, assists in the direction of festivals like Under Pressure hosting acts such as Brother Ali & Maestro Fresh Wes & is the current director of Kalmunity & Stolen From Africa (Montreal).
IT'S YOUR HOMEBOY PREACH IN THE BUILDING!
Credit: Robin Courtois