3 artists call out racism in Toronto's music scene

Ian Kamau, Casey Mecija and Michie Mee are among a larger group of musicians who say their city is failing artists of colour.
Michie Mee, Casey Mecija and Ian Kamau speak frankly about their experiences as people of colour in Toronto's music scene. (Fabiola Carletti/CBC)
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Toronto's NOW Magazine has invited real talk about racism in the city's music scene — and several artists have come forward to share their experiences. 

Today, three of them — Ian Kamau, Casey Mecijaand Michie Mee — join Shad to discuss their perspectives and why they feel the arts and culture industry is failing musicians of colour. 

Three artists featured in a new NOW magazine cover story join Shad to expand on their stories. (NOW Magazine)

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