Humble The Poet

Juror

Humble The Poet

Kanwer Singh, a.k.a. Humble The Poet, is a Toronto-bred MC and spoken-word artist. He began releasing independently recorded tracks on YouTube in 2008, and since then has toured internationally with dynamic live sets that shake conventions and minds at the same time. #LEH and #IVIVI, his collaborations with YouTube star Lilly Singh, have collectively drawn over 15 million YouTube views to date. Humble The Poet has been featured in numerous publications including Buzzfeed, Rolling Stone, MTV, Huffington Post (Canada), The Times of India and WorldstarHipHop.

Humble The Poet won Canada Reads 2017 defending Fifteen Dogs by AndrĂ© Alexis.

Humble The Poet is a juror for the 2017 CBC Poetry Prize.

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