Dwayne "DJ Slim" Marcial

Hip-Hop, Urban
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1st African-Canadian in NB to co-own/manage a venue and it became the only establishment in the city of Saint John, NB to bring big name artist, dj,s and bands. He's been promoting since 2004 with over 32 shows in NB and The Maritimes in 4 years. Notable shows include: Grammy Award winners Naughty By Nature, Oscar winning duo Three 6 Mafia, Lil Kim, Xzibit from MTV’s hit show Pimp My Ride, Skribble Jamz Champion & Redbull Threestyle Champion DJ Skratch Bastid, DJ Matt The Alien, Grammy award winning Drake with his Official DJ, Bone Thugs N Harmony, Masta Ace, J-Bru, Classified, 50 Cent, Snoop Dogg, Obie Trice. He has booked great bands like, Jimmy Swift Band, Caravan, Somethin Good, Scientist Of Sound, Slowcoaster, Wintersleep

2015 Dwayne Marcial secured a distribution deal with The Orchard/Sony for his NB based label Muzik Iz The Motive Entertainment. He also became 1 of 3 Canadians who are the only members from Canada of the Nerve DJ's DJ coalition from Ohio in the United States. He currently does a radio show on Nerve Dj's radio. His company Musik Iz The Motive signed a direct licensing deal with Sirius XM in September 2016. He has stayed very active in the music industry for 2016 attending Canada Music Week, SXSW, Midem and AI2M. Also took part in 2 tours with Def Jam A&R Big Heff across the west coast and the Midwest. 2017 Dwayne DJ Slim Marcial signed a new distribution deal with Believe Digital and also attended Canada Music Week. He recently booked 2 artists he manages from Ontario and Edmonton, Dizzy and Cash Dough for the Midem showcase in Cannes, France June 2017 and Dizzy for his second appearance at New Skool Rules in Rotterdamn, Netherlands happening in May 2017. Under his management Phakt from Saint John, NB received his 1st ECMA nomination with his debut album Dropping Inwards for Rap Recording of the year while his other artist Dizzy won his second back to back National Cut Choice Urban Music Awards-for Prairie Album of the year! Other notable bookings for 2017 so far include himself, Dizzy and Cash Dough heading to Croatia to perform at Croatian Quake Festival in July which promo began in April 2017, and also confirming a headlining slot for his grandmother Toby Legend who is based in Detroit, USA-Windsor, Ontario to the annual Northern Soul Survivors Weekender in the UK September 22-25 2017. The end of 2016 also saw DJ Slim secured his first sync deals getting 1 song placed on CBC Television series Kim's Convenience and also another track by a producer he manages on Viceland TV.

MNB Mentions

Musik Iz The Motive Entertainment­ First to Attend Midem Music Conference in Cannes, France

SAINT JOHN, NB: ​Dwayne Marcial of Musik Iz The Motive Entertainment, is the first New Brunswick...