Madison Murray “Nixx” Born on October 12, 1987 in Boston MA and raised in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.
The artist “Nixx” moved to Halifax, NS, his mother’s place of birth, grew up in a small urban community named Uniacke Square. With a history for breeding incredible talent, Uniacke Square has been home to influential artist like MC J & KOOL G which are the first Canadian rap group to be signed to a major record label. Other names include Vinny D, Littles the General, VA Heatt, Ghetto Child, NEP and R&B artist “Jordan Croucher”.
Nixx spent most of his childhood attending school at Saint Patricks Alexandra School while doing music on the side, even though he lived in Uniacke Square he spent half of his time in another urban neighborhood named Mulgrave Park area because half of his elementary year was spent at St. Josephs a McKay. On his spare time Nixx would usually write music or roam the streets with his friends just like any other young kid coming up in the hood.
Nixx discovered his passion and ability to create music at the age of nine but it wasn’t until 2009 when he decided to pursue his passion as a career. Since then Nixx has been featured in many projects within the Halifax hip hop scene whether it was being featured on tracks or hosting projects for other local artists Nixx is quickly growing his reputation as a well-grounded artist with many traits. In addition to performing, Nixx also demonstrates great skill as a producer. He has engaged in many angles of the Halifax hip hop scene which has helped Nixx to expand his name and has resulted in collaborating with other artist beyond the borders of Nova Scotia including Miami, Florida; different parts of New York and even overseas in London, England.
Nixx isn’t just your average local “rapper”. This talented artist has more to offer than just your typical rap flow; his creative wits when structuring songs and incredible work ethic are testaments to his passion for this art and what makes him stand out as an emerging artist in the Canadian hip hop scene. It’s just a matter of time before the whole world can see the talents that this artist brings to the table.