Azeem Haq

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Azeem Haq
BornToronto
GenresHip hop, Pop
Occupationsaudio producer, artist
Years active2008- present
Websiteazeemhaqmusic.com

Azeem Haq is a Canadian audio producer and songwriter. He is based in Toronto.[1][2] Haq is known for the anthem GO LEAFS GO which was the anthem of Toronto Maple Leafs during NHL Playoffs 2017.[3][4][5] In 2016, Haq won a 26th Radio And Production Award for Best feature production.[6]

Career[change | change source]

Haq started his music career at an early age.[7] He gained commercial success with his former hip-hop group EOS.[8][9] Several songs from EOS were aired in the Local radio stations.[10][11] was runner-up in the 25th Radio And Production Awards.[12] In 2017, his anthem "Go Leafs Go" for the Toronto Maple Leafs went viral and was featured by CBS Sports, City TV News, TSN and Breakfast Television.[13][14] According to The Sports Network's BarDown, 'Go Leafs Go' by Azeem Haq was an anthem perfect for a Toronto playoff run.[15]

Discography[change | change source]

Year Album/Single Credit
2012 HumAn naTurE Solo
2012 My Only Girl Solo
2016 Lets Go Raptors Solo
2016 Summertime in Bollywood feat. Kat Eyez[16] hip hop duo
2017 Go Leafs Go feat. Dudsymil[17] hip hop duo
2017 Taking It Back feat. Lois Mackay[18] duo single

References[change | change source]

  1. "New Leafs anthem out just in time for playoffs - CityNews". CityNews. 13 April 2017. Retrieved 9 August 2017.
  2. "Azeem Haq Discography at CD Universe". CD Universe. Retrieved 9 August 2017.
  3. "Azeem Haq pumps up fans with new Leafs anthem". MSN. Retrieved 9 August 2017.
  4. "New Playoff Song for the Toronto Maple Leafs - A Journal of Musical Things". A Journal of Musical Things. 21 April 2017. Retrieved 9 August 2017.
  5. Williams, Rob (20 March 2017). "This new Maple Leafs-inspired song is so damn catchy (VIDEO)". Daily Hive. Retrieved 9 August 2017.
  6. "The 26th Radio And Production Awards (2016) - Radio And Production". Radio And Production Magazine. Retrieved 15 August 2017.
  7. "Azeem Haq Music overview". ArtistTrove. Retrieved 9 August 2017.
  8. "Canadian songwriters place well at International Songwriting Competition". CBC.ca. Retrieved 9 August 2017.
  9. "Honorable Mention - Keep Clappin". World Music Central. Retrieved 9 August 2017.
  10. Fred, Fearless. "WATCH: GO LEAFS GO Anthem 2017 Video". CJKR-FM POWER 97. Retrieved 9 August 2017.
  11. "About Azeem Haq - Sonicbids". Sonicbids. Retrieved 9 August 2017.
  12. "The 25th Radio And Production Awards (2015) - Radio And Production". Radio And Production Magazine. Retrieved 9 August 2017.
  13. Szabo, Emily. "GO LEAFS GO anthem 2017 – going VIRAL!". CING-FM. Retrieved 9 August 2017.
  14. "Azeem Haq pumps up fans with new Leafs anthem". Breakfast Television (City Toronto). Retrieved 9 August 2017.
  15. "'Go Leafs Go' by Azeem Haq is an anthem perfect for a Toronto playoff run - Article - BARDOWN". BARDOWN by The Sports Network. 29 March 2017. Retrieved 9 August 2017.
  16. "Azeem Haq - Summer Time In Bollywood Ft. Kat Eyez - Desi Hip Hop". Desi hip hop. 18 June 2013. Retrieved 9 August 2017.
  17. Fred, Fearless. "WATCH: GO LEAFS GO Anthem 2017 Video". 102.1 the Edge CFNY-FM. Retrieved 9 August 2017.
  18. "Azeem Haq Feat. Lois Mackay "Taking It Back"". BringyaehGame.com. Retrieved 9 August 2017.

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