MAGNOLIUS is a Toronto based hip-hop duo consisting of Shan Vincent de Paul and Derek DaCosta. Within the past few years, MAG has successfully headlined tours across Canada, US, Asia, Europe, & Brazil. Their debut and sophomore releases were well received by fans and critics alike. The duo's latest effort, "Mary Musth", earned them the "Best Rap" award at the Toronto Independent Music Awards and was nominated for "Best Rap/Hip-hop" album of 2009 at the Independent Music Awards (US). The group is currently working on their third studio album as well as preparing for their second US tour.