Orphan – The Gift & The Curse

orphan gift and curse

After releasing two mixtapes, Orphan now has a free album available on HotNewHipHop. The Gift & The Curse was produced by Make Way Studios, check it out:  

Budz & High Q – Eyes Low [Video]

Situated in the heart of Pointe-Saint Charles, Make Way Studios has become a staple of our city’s expanding English rap scene. Emcees like Clarity, DZO aka Orphan, bookworm. and many more have recorded there and collaborated with Budz, who is the studio’s in-house sound engineer and also a talented rapper. With Eyes Low, an ode to the feeling […]

Orphan – Mount Rushmore [video] + Logan Ave. [mixtape]

Orphan (formerly known as DZO The Collegian) writes a piece of presidential history with his single Mount Rushmore, the first off his new mixtape Logan Ave. It is available for free download on Hot New Hip Hop. Lots of shots were taken in this party video directed by RedgyFilms, Elementality’s man behind the camera. Orphan […]

DZO The Collegian Releases The Platform Mixtape [Interview]

Montreal Rapper DZO the Collegian

D.Z.O. aka Orphan just dropped “The Platform”, a 12-track mixtape produced by Make Way Studios that can be downloaded for free. We chilled with the South Shore, Montréal rapper, and talked about his new project.       E: Which artists would you say influenced you most as you wrote and recorded The Platform? DZO: […]