Ironic is a Hip-Hop artist and Battle MC, born Christopher Wiens Jan 28th 1980, in Edmonton Alberta. The oldest of 4 children his family returned to Ottawa Ontario in 1985 where his parents were from.
From the age of 11 Ironic was captivated by the Canadian hip hop movement of Maestro, Michie Mee, Dream Warriors etc… As well as many American influences such as KRS ONE, Big Daddy Kane and Rakim just to name a few. His interest in lyrical mechanics drove him to study and memorize the Oxford Dictionary. Armed with this vast vocabulary, Ironic set out to prove himself as a hip hop artist.
In his first year of Junior High, at age 13, he met up with 2 future band mates, Markland Campbell and Willy Moreno. Markland had just arrived from Portmore Jamaica....
Maybe I Was Wrong: The first single off Ironic's Ep Audiobiography is a dark tale of what could have been. When everyday struggle piles up and turns into a nightmare. Filmed in Sunny Negril Jamaica and on location at "Tropical Heat " Caribbean restaurant in the nation's capital. Maybe I was wrong features legendary reggae artist Junior Reid over the orchestrated emotion driven production of Mashup. Check out the video/ short film now. Available at all major digital Outlets: SPOTIFY iTUNES APPLE MUSIC GOOGLEPLAY
Gorgeous Hustle: This follow up release from Ironic's Ep Audiobiography Features none other than Brooklyn heavyweight/ veteran AZ of QuietMoney. Fittingly titled 'Gorgeous Hustle', this track embodies what it mean to turn something out of nothing. Mashup of next-generation sound holds down Production as well the Hook on this one."it's a gorgeous hustle when you come from a struggle and make your paper double, couple bucks to a bundle." Check out the audio now. Available at all major digital Outlets.