Hip-hop Artist

Talon Nadeau, known as “TALON”,  is a 20-year-old Piapot Indigenous hip-hop artist who was born and raised in East Vancouver. His lyrics are honest, introspective, and passionate; reflecting his experiences as a youth living on the Downtown Eastside his entire life. Through his music, TALON candidly explores both his struggles and triumphs, offering a raw and authentic glimpse into his life.

One of TALON's motivations is supporting his mother, who battles addiction. Through his art, he aspires to offer a healing perspective that resonates with other young people facing similar challenges.

His music serves as a beacon of empowerment within his community, inspiring fellow youth and artists alike. By sharing his personal narrative, TALON actively encourages others to embrace their creativity and pursue their dreams.