Toronto’s favourite strictly 90s R&B and Hip-Hop party, Get on Up joins Toronto’s longest-running all-90s party, Renaissance, and legendary MuchMusic VJ Master T for an incredible evening devoted to the 90s.
NUFUNK, SFS Ent., & Brown Eyes Entertainment in association with Beaches Jazz Fest present
ALL 90s – GET ON UP meets RENAISSANCE
w/Starting from Scratch, Mista Jiggz & special guest host Master T
Thursday, July 20th, 2023 – 7:00 PM
Woodbine Park Main Stage – 1695 Queen St. E., Toronto, ON
Co-hosted by Timbrrr, Kid Artik & Jay NuFunk
FREE ADMISSION VIA RSVP
Two of Canada’s top tier DJs, Starting From Scratch & Mista Jiggz, and the creator of MuchMusic’s legendary X-Tendamix/Da Mix are pressing rewind to bring you back to one of the greatest decades in music; the 90s. Get ready to groove all night and belt out all your favourite tunes from the decade that brought you Biggie, Brandy, the Backstreet Boys, and so much more. So, dust off those Nike Air Max 90s, get a babysitter for your Tamagotchi, and page your crew because this one is going to be bigger than FUBU.
Starting From Scratch
One of Canada’s most recognized DJ’s, DJ Starting From Scratch, holds the title of 2014 Turntablist of the Year from the prestigious Global Spin Awards. He has also been honoured in 2013 with two nominations in the categories of International DJ of the Year and Remixer of the Year. His decorated career includes touring with top performers including Russell Peters, Usher, John Legend and Kanye West.
Blazing the music scene around the world with his unrivalled talent, unstoppable energy and flawless sets, Mista Jiggz has captivated crowds and moved masses across Canada, as well as in Miami, Osaka, Nassau, Negril, Dubai, Arusha, Diani Beach, San Francisco and New York. Mista Jiggz is a relentless entertainer who is always taking his craft to new heights. He is known for perfectly blending beats into signature, live remixes – keeping his sets fresh and his audiences craving more. Mista Jiggz is the mastermind behind Forever Young – 80s Dance Party, Renaissance – All 90s, and All Vinyl Everything – sell-out concept events that have taken retro revelers by storm. His talents have also been showcased on national television shows in Canada, and he can currently be seen in the movie “Drop The Needle”, playing on Prime Video Canada.
Originally from Leeds, England, Tony Young aka Master T has been in the forefront of music, dance and culturally diverse television for over 40 years. He and his wife Paula created the show X-Tendamix/Damix which aired on Muchmusic from 1990-2001 and was one of the networks highest rated shows. He fueled the growth of urban music in Canada during his 11 years on air as a Muchmusic VJ and also established himself as an innovative producer. He became world renowned for his relaxed, well-researched style of interviewing some of the biggest stars in the world, such as Madonna, Janet Jackson, Lauryn Hill, Mariah Carey, P Diddy, John Travolta, Mary J Blige, Spice Girls, Eminem, Meat Loaf, Snoop Dogg, Dr Dre and countless others. Master T is also the last to interview Tupac before his untimely passing in 1996. He was responsible for introducing North Americans to some of their favorite Reggae artists including Beenie Man, Sean Paul, Lady Saw, Shaggy, Bounty Killer, Elephant Man and many more.