Divo

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Divo
BornGuatemala
Genreship hop[1]
Occupation(s)songwriter
Years active1999–present

Ivan Andres "Divo" Ramirez is a Canadian hip hop recording artist based in Toronto.[2] Divo has released several albums featuring D. O., Classified, Dan-e-o, Eternia, D-Sisive and DL Incognito.[3] In 2016, Divo's fourth album Transatlantic Soul won East Coast Rap Album of the Year at the Canadian Urban Television Hip Hop Awards.[4]

Career[change | change source]

Divo was born in Guatemala in 1980 and later moved with his family to Canada.[5] In 1999, Divo released his debut hip hop music album, Sparks of Friction. His second album, released in 2003 was titled The Evolution Theory, followed by This Iz Bizness in 2004.[6] In 2015, Divo released his fourth album, Transatlantic Soul which won East Coast Rap Album of the Year at the 2016 Canadian Urban Television Hip Hop Awards. Transatlantic Soul was shown in the Pan Am Path music compilation during the Pan American Games, 2015.

Divo is also known for creating his own album artwork for Transatlantic Soul and Classified's Boy-Cott-In the Industry and Hitch Hikin Music.[7][8][9]

Discography[change | change source]

Year Album Credit
1999 Sparks of Friction Album
2003 The Evolution Theory Album
2004 This Iz Bizness Album
2014 Inside The Vault[10] Mixtape
2015 Transatlantic Soul[11] Album
2016 Gotta Vibe[12] Single
2016 Angels Fly Remix[13] Single
2016 Set Sail[14] Single

References[change | change source]

  1. "Divo (2) Discography at Discogs". Discogs. Discogs. Retrieved 14 August 2017.
  2. "Divo - Soldier (Featured Toronto Music Video)". CanadianDope.com. 19 November 2014. Retrieved 28 August 2017.
  3. "Veteran Latino Hip Hop Artist, Divo Releases Inside the Vault Mixtape". Latin é. 27 January 2014. Retrieved 14 August 2017.
  4. "CUT HIP HOP AWARDS 2016 WINNERS September 12th 2016". CUT Connex 2017 TORONTO. 8 November 2016. Retrieved 28 August 2017.
  5. "Toronto Rapper Divo - LatinRapper.com Featured Artist". LatinRapper.com. Retrieved 14 August 2017.
  6. "Divo :: Thiz Iz Bizness :: URBNET Records". RapReviews. Retrieved 14 August 2017.
  7. "Immortal, by Dan-e-o". Dan-e-o. Bandcamp. Retrieved 28 August 2017.
  8. "Transatlantic Soul (2015), by Divo & GMJ". Bandcamp. Retrieved 28 August 2017.
  9. "♫ Perseverance - Divo. Listen @cdbaby". CD Baby. Retrieved 28 August 2017.
  10. "Divo – Inside The Vault [Mixtape]". Canadian hip hop. 11 December 2013. Retrieved 14 August 2017.
  11. "Behind The Scenes Of Divo's "Perseverance" Video [Photos]". HipHopCanada.com. 6 June 2013. Retrieved 14 August 2017.
  12. "New video released by Divo & GMJ". Canadian Beats Media. 6 September 2016. Retrieved 14 August 2017.
  13. "The Eh List: Divo & GMJ Head To Los Angeles For "Angels Fly Remix" Videoshoot". HipHopCanada.com. Canadian hip hop. 28 March 2016. Retrieved 14 August 2017.
  14. "Toronto's Divo Inspired to Set Sail in Costa Rica". TheCaribbeanCurrent. 13 February 2017. Retrieved 28 August 2017.

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