- Dirty Circus
Dirty Circus Origin Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada Genres Canadian hip hop Years active 2010–present Labels URBNET Records Associated acts Sweatshop Union, Pigeon Hole, Innocent Bystanders, Trillionaire$, Kyprios, Blue Scholars, Shad Members Metty the Dert Merchant
Dirty Circus is a Canadian hip hop duo, consisting of Metty the DertMerchant and Mos Eisley of the band Sweatshop Union. Already an established act on the local hip hop scene in their hometown of Vancouver prior to joining Sweatshop Union, they released their first album as a duo, Alive and Well, in 2010 on URBNET Records. It was one of three albums released on the same day by side projects of Sweatshop Union, alongside Pigeon Hole's Age Like Astronauts and Trillionaire$' By Hook or by Crook.
The album's lead single, "Into the Sun", features contributions from Geo of Blue Scholars and Shad. Other guest musicians on the album include Bootie Brown, Chin Injeti, Rhettmatic and Rob the Viking.
- Over Easy (2009)
- Alive and Well (2010)
- ^ "New albums from Dirty Circus and The Trillionaire$ mark the opposing poles of Sweatshop Union's sound". Georgia Straight, August 19, 2010.
- ^ a b c "Sweatshop Union to Release Three New Albums this Summer". Exclaim!, May 21, 2010.
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