Shad is notoriously clever when it comes to wordplay and multi-level metaphors. Sometimes his references can fly over people's heads. We got Shad to deconstruct some of his more complicated bars for those of us who are having trouble keeping up.
What is your favourite reference from Shad's lyrical arsenal? Let us know in the comments below. This is the topic of discussion today on CBC Radio 3.
Shad will also be giving us a glimpse into his day-to-day life on Radio 3's Instagram account today.
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on Oct 15, 2013