Humble the Poet
Humble the Poet (a.k.a. Kanwer Singh) is a Canadian-born rapper, spoken-word artist, poet, author, and former elementary school teacher. He’s also a social media star with a popular blog that attracts more than 100,000 monthly readers and an Instagram account with close to a half a million followers. He has performed at concerts and festivals including Lollapalooza, and made music videos with Lilly Singh. In 2017, he championed the CBC Canada Reads winner, Fifteen Dogs, by André Alexis. His first book, Unlearn: 101 Simple Truths for a Better Life, was an international bestseller. Humble the Poet splits his time between Toronto and Los Angeles.