SJ Stacks is a hip hop, rap, pop musician offering original lyrics, rhymes and beats. “SJ Stacks is someone you should watch out for! He’s going to be the next big thing.” (Jenny from the Block, 105.3 KISS FM) In most recent news, Apollo Studios is working with SJ Stacks on commercial advertisements, winning a 2014 CILO Award in Music Film for Tequila’s “Desperados beer, The Womb.”
Born and raised in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, at an early age, SJ Stacks began performing his own songs in front of family, friends and at high school/ fundraising functions. SJ Stacks continued to work on his music while pursuing an Honours degree at Carleton University. Upon its completion, he gave all of his time to his true passion, music.
Since the release of his first album, “The Take Off,” SJ Stacks quickly established a loyal fan base. He is known for putting on live shows filled with energy and excitement. SJ Stacks’s first single, “This is How it Goes,” was featured on many radio stations, including The New Hot 89.9 FM, 105.3 KISS FM, 104.7 Streetz FM, Z101 FM, to name a few. “I feel like “This is How it Goes” has a very main-stream sound and would be perfect for radio.” (Andrea Morris, AM to FM Promotions) He was also featured in Ottawa’s “Capital Style” Magazine. Receiving positive feedback and support from his fans worldwide, SJ Stacks released a second album titled “So Fresh.”
SJ Stacks’ live performances include the famous Webster Hall, located in Manhattan, New York City, U.S.A., in front of platinum producers such as Illmind, Rockwilder and Jimmy Hendrix. SJ Stacks has also performed on stage with Bone Thugs N Harmony, B-Real from Cypress Hill and Choclair.
SJ Stacks launched his hip hop career independently and under his own music label, ThreeSeven Records. He has collaborated with Canadian Juno award hip hop winning artist, Choclair and well-respected Canadian hip hop artist, Bishop Brigante. When SJ Stacks and Choclair released their hit record “All Night (Sippin’)”, it was picked up and played on radio stations nationwide. “All Night (Sippin’)” is also featured on many music blogs via the web. Collin MacDonald, lead singer from The Trews says, “’All Night (Sippin’)’ sounds like real a club banger. It’s really catchy! I could picture people partying to it at the club”.
SJ Stacks is the whole package – writing, composing, rapping and singing. He is driven by hard work ethics and dedication to his love of hip hop and entertainment. He has a unique style and sound in the music industry. SJ Stacks is a young talent you’ll want to follow for a very long time.