Billboard chart-topping artist Dax is a Canadian rapper and songwriter of Nigerian descent who has made a name for himself in the music industry by creating topic-driven music that sparks conversation. In 2018, he released his debut project "It's Different Now," which featured collaborations with O.T. Genasis and Futuristic charted in the top 10 iTunes hip-hop charts.

Dax's success continued with the release of his breakout single "She Cheated Again," which has garnered over 20 million views on YouTube and 5 million streams on Spotify. However, it was his platinum-selling single "Dear Alcohol" that truly cemented his place in the industry, with over 90 million streams and RIAA Platinum certification in both the U.S. and Canada. The song has also appeared on numerous Billboard charts, including Billboard Digital Song Sales, Country Digital Song Sales, Hot Country Songs, and Emerging Artists, as well as on Spotify's Viral 50 charts in multiple countries.

In 2021, Dax made his first televised performance at the Canadian Country Music Awards, showcasing his electrifying live performances to a wider audience. He has since received his first JUNO nomination in 2023 for Breakout Artist of the Year, further solidifying his position as an up-and-coming force in the Canadian music scene.

Dax's repertoire includes hit singles such as "My Heart Hurts," "I Need a Break," "Gotham," "All Night Long," and many more. His music has commanded attention with his streams, sales, and ability to connect with the audience through raw, musical storytelling.

Dax is set to embark on a South African Tour beginning on April 22, bringing his electrifying live performances to fans across the region. 

With a strong fanbase and an ever-growing following, Dax continues to make waves in the industry with his powerful and thought-provoking music.

About Dax:

  • Dax has made it within our Canadian 'The Hitmakers' end of year list, meaning he is one of the most viewed artist accounts on TikTok in Canada in 2022, as well as our 'Artists with Most New Followers in 2022 on TikTok' list.

  • Biggest songs: Dear Alcohol, Depression, She Cheated Again, Dear God and Joker.

  • Highlighted Accolades: RIAA Platinum Record w/ Dear Alcohol, RIAA Gold w/ Dear God -  She Cheated Again and Joker, #7 Billboard Entry on Digital Charts (Propaganda)

  • Over 1.5 Billion YouTube views

  • Over 2 Billion collective Spotify Streams

  • YouTube Artists on the Rise 2020

  • Highlighted collaborators - Trippie Redd, Tech N9ne, Snow The Product, Yelawolf, Hopsin, Clever, Nasty C, etc.

Recent Stats:
3 Million - Spotify Monthlies 
5 Million - YouTube subscribers 
1.7 Million - Instagram Followers 
6.5 Million - Tik Tok followers  
5 Million - Facebook

Sunday, July 16

Coca-Cola Stage

7:00 PM-7:30 PM