Hip Hop Artist Leondro releases new track “Love Me So Good” featuring Juno Winner Dru available now on iTunes. With an invigorating and unique blend of hip-hop, dance, and r&b, Leondro’s repertoire is the perfect representation of everything his home town, Toronto, could have offered him. Overcoming the pitfalls of life in the inner-city, Leondro’s music blends the harsh realities of the streets with positive messages to create a unique sound within the industry. In 2016, his persistence and commitment to his craft manifested in the form of his self-titled debut album “Leondro” [EP].
Singles such as “Super Big”, “Hunnit” & “Girl You The Ish”, have allowed him to be recognized with awards and nominations such as: Best New Artist; Album of the Year; Video of the Year & Songwriter of the Year at the CUT Hip-Hop Awards along with the nomination for the Best Urban Artist at the Toronto Independent Music Awards. From showcases and festivals, to live on-air radio interviews, Leondro has been in high demand and is fresh off opening for Peter Jackson on his Married To Success Eastern Canadian Tour.
Not only is Leondro a man of vast musical talent, he’s also a man of integrity and community. Valuing philanthropy, Leondro actively seeks ways to give back to his fans and the community. He is currently supports Easter Seals, a foundation dedicated to helping children with physical disabilities achieve success in their lives. While taking part in the Easter Seals Ontario Telethon 2016, Leondro performed the smash-hit “Super Big”, a tribute to his mother and the sacrifices she made for his success and survival. His performance helped them to earn over $3.2 million. He is also a proud supporter of the non-profit charitable organization, Tim Horton’s Children Foundation, which helps kids go to camp for the Tim Horton’s Camp Day.
Already widely regarded as Canada’s next big star, critics and fans alike have praised Leondro’s rich content and crossover appeal. His music hits home and his heart is embedded in the words he uses to inspire and motivate others who have trouble believing in the potential of their dreams. The use of his high-energy beats and witty lyrics also makes him noticeably a must-play in the party scene. Through his most recent EP, Leondro is consistently showing us that the lessons he has learned, and new life experiences, will forever impact his music & development into the industry powerhouse he is becoming.