“Five Minutes With” Toronto Hip Hop Artist Junia-T

Name: Jonathon “Junia-T” Lindo
Genre: Forever Music
Founded: From time G.
# of Albums: 2
Latest Release: Know Better

Latest Video


Toronto based Producer Junia-T just released his debut single ‘Know Better’ featuring Miloh Smith, Sean Leon, Julian Thomas, off of his forth-coming new album “Studio Monk” which is being released via Pirates Blend (A Tribe Called Red, Saul Williams, Bedouin Soundclash, etc). Junia-T is also Jessie Reyez’s DJ, which allows him to tour the world and connect with Hip Hop’s, R&B’s, Pops, finest. Junia-T has been featured on APPLE Music’s Apple Music Pop, Best of the Week, and The New Toronto. Whether its touring the world with Jessie Reyez as her DJ and longtime creative collaborator or busy in the studio cooking up tracks with the who’s who of the up and coming global Hip Hop and R&B scenes, Junia-T’s incredible creative influence and contagious positive vibes are instantaneously winning people over everywhere he goes.

Latest Single:

Know Better

Favourite Restaurant:

Yeuh Tung

Favourite band as a teenager:

The Wailers

Favourite band now:

Juice Money Collective

Live Show Ritual:

roll some flowers and pray.

Favourite local artist:

Too Many lol. Jessie Reyez, Faiza, Julian Thomas

Sneaky Dees nachos, pasta from Terroni or a superfood salad from Fresh?

Pasta from Terroni’s

Junia-T Toronto Hip Hop

Queen or College St?

Queen St

Trinity Bellwoods or Highpark, Riverdale or Kew Gardens?

Trinity Bellwoods

EP or LP?


Early bird or night owl?

Night Owl

Road or studio?


Swiss Chalet or Roti?


Where can we follow you?

Twitter | Instagram

Any shows or albums coming up?

Made In America Festival (Philly)



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