Kardinal Offishall

Canadian rapper, record producer, DJ, and record executive

Jason D. Harrow (born May 12, 1976 in Scarborough, Ontario) is a Canadian rapper/songwriter and record producer better known by his stage name, Kardinal Offishall.

Kardinal Offishall
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Kardinal Offishall in 2008
Background information
Birth nameJason D. Harrow
Born (1976-05-12) May 12, 1976 (age 44)
Scarborough, ON, CAN
OriginToronto, Ontario, Canada
GenresCanadian hip hop
Reggae fusion
Occupation(s)Rapper, producer, songwriter
Years active1996–present
LabelsMCA (2000–2003)
Kon Live/Geffen (2007–present)
Associated actsSean Paul, Black Jays, Akon, T-Pain, Rock City, Clinton Sparks, Keri Hilson, Rihanna, Nicole Scherzinger, Lady GaGa, Colby O'Donis, Estelle, Raghav
WebsiteOfficial website

Offishall has won many awards including 3 Juno Awards, 4 MuchMusic Video Awards, 3 SOCAN Awards and 1 Canadian Urban Music Award.


Kardinal Offishall has released 5 studio albums and 1 EP:


Year Album
1997 Eye & I
2001 Quest for Fire: Firestarter, Vol. 1
2005 Fire and Glory
2008 Not 4 Sale
2010 Mr. International


Year Album
2000 Husslin'