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Drummer best known as a founding member of the Canadian jazz band BadBadNotGood. He and the band have won acclaimed for albums like BBNG (2011) as well as their collaborations with hip-hop artists like Snoop Dogg and Tyler The Creator.
He met the other members of BadBadNotGood while studying at Humber College.
Alexander William Sowinski was born on October 11, 1991 and raised in Mississauga, Ontario. There, he attended Lorne Park Secondary School, before moving to Toronto as a teenager and transferring to Humberside Collegiate Institute. He went to high school with future collaborator Charlotte Day Wilson.
Sowinski studied jazz performance at Humber College, where he met his future BBNG bandmates Chester Hansen and Matthew Tavares in class. Before forming BBNG, Sowinski played in a band with musician Tommy Paxton-Beesley, who performs as River Tiber. BADBADNOTGOOD formed in 2010 and had viral success the following year after posting jazz covers of Odd Future online. They released their debut record in Fall 2011. Sowinski both drums and acts as the band's MC from behind his drum kit. Following the rising popularity of BBNG in 2011 and 2012, Sowinski eventually withdrew from Humber.
In 2018, he helped form the Toronto-based design collective Arrangement Studio. With its Fall 2018 launch, Sowinski released a volume of original music titled Vol. 1. In 2019, Sowinski helped curate a series of experimental DJ mixes as part of Arrangement Studio. In 2019, Sowinksi composed the soundtrack of the Canadian indie thriller Disappearance at Clifton Hill with BBNG bandmate Leland Whitty.
As of 2020, Sowinski has released five full-length albums with BBNG, including a collaborative record with Ghostface Killah, and has been short-listed for the Polaris Music Prize twice. Also with the group, Sowinski has produced numerous hip hop, R&B, and electronic music singles, including tracks by Kendrick Lamar, Daniel Caeser, and Kali Uchis. Sowinski has also worked as a session musician and songwriter for the past decade, working with producers and musicians like Kaytranada, Frank Dukes, Jerry Paper, and Charlotte Day Wilson, among others.
Alexander has a brother.
Currently, Alexander Sowinski is 29 years, 4 months and 14 days old. Alexander Sowinski will celebrate 30th birthday on a Monday 11th of October 2021. Below we countdown to Alexander Sowinski upcoming birthday.