Classified attended Hants East Rural High in Milford, Nova Scotia. He started his own production label, Half Life Records, and released his first full length LP called Time's Up, Kid in 1995. After years of working on music and sorting through label contracts, Classified produced, recorded and released his ninth album, Trial & Error, and signed a nationwide distribution deal with Toronto-based, URBNET Records. Containing collaborations with up-and-coming Canadian artists like Eternia and DL Incognito, as well as Canadian rap veteran, Maestro, the album was one of the highest selling independent rap albums in Canada in 2004.
Enfield , Nova Scotia, Canada
Enfield, Nova Scotia, Canada
Years In The Business
Q. Where did you come up with your stage name ?
A. When i was 15.. in the studio.. reading the newspapers.
Q. Favourite Artist of all time ?
A. Tough one... Dr. Dre, Jay-Z, Ganstarr.
Q. Favourite Dj/Producer of all time.
Q. What artists would be found on your iPod ?
A. J Cole, Kendrik lamar, Jay Z, Electric light orchestra.
Q. Artist or dj you would like to work with and why ?
A. Scratch Bastid, Cause we've never done anything together.
Q. What upcoming shows or tour do you have ?
A. East Coast of Canada end of May.. and then festivals all summer throughout Canada.
Q. How did you find out about CrateConnect.net and when?
A. I know the guy that runs in!.. were tight lol