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Black Milk and The Nat Turner Band tear up the stage at Fortune Sound Club

Black Milk and The Nat Turner Band tear up the stage at Fortune Sound Club

Vancouver, BC – There is nothing greater than a seasoned and genuinely talented emcee backed by a righteously on-point band. Every time … Read More »

The best show of Sled Island 2015: Jazz Cartier at Nite Owl [Review] #SledIsland

The best show of Sled Island 2015: Jazz Cartier at Nite Owl [Review] #SledIsland

Calgary, AB – On Jun. 27, Jazz Cartier came through Calgary to wrap Sled Island 2015, and delivered the best show of … Read More »

Part II of Tory Lanez at Sled: Tory broke Calgary at Hifi Club [Review] #SledIsland

Part II of Tory Lanez at Sled: Tory broke Calgary at Hifi Club [Review] #SledIsland

Calgary, AB – Fresh off his superlative performance on Jun. 25, Tory Lanez hit Calgary with a second show during Sled Island … Read More »

Part I of Tory Lanez at Sled: Calgary almost broke Tory [Review] #SledIsland

Part I of Tory Lanez at Sled: Calgary almost broke Tory [Review] #SledIsland

Calgary, AB – On Jun. 25, one of my all-time favourite up-and-comers – the great Tory Lanez – blessed the people of … Read More »

De La Soul souled out and sold out at Sled Island 2015 [Review] #SledIsland

De La Soul souled out and sold out at Sled Island 2015 [Review] #SledIsland

Calgary, AB – On Jun. 24, Sled Island 2015 kicked off for Calgary’s hip-hop heads with a massive show headlined by the … Read More »

Death Grips destroy at the Commodore Ballroom (Live) [Photos]

Death Grips destroy at the Commodore Ballroom (Live) [Photos]

Vancouver, BC – Cali hardcore hip-hop group Death Grips made a stop in Vancouver late last week for a sold-out Timbre Concerts … Read More »

The HipHopCanada Guide To Sled Island 2015 [Article]

The HipHopCanada Guide To Sled Island 2015 [Article]

Calgary, AB – Updated Jun. 18 at 12:30 p.m. – In case y’all are sleeping, Sled Island 2015 is going down all … Read More »

Post Malone at Vancouver’s Republic [Review]

Post Malone at Vancouver’s Republic [Review]

Vancouver, BC – Vancouver hip-hop fans packed Republic Nightclub to the hilt last Friday night to see LA-based artist Post Malone perform over … Read More »

Emotionz talks Shambhala Music Festival [Interview]

Emotionz talks Shambhala Music Festival [Interview]

In this new interview, Emotionz talks Shambhala Music Festival and his new booking agency … Read More »

Hellnback – #FOE (Album) [Review]

Hellnback – #FOE (Album) [Review]

Winnipeg, MB – #FOE (Family Over Everything) is the new solo album released by Alberta-born, HellnbacK and is already garnering attention snagging two … Read More »

Merkules – Scars [Review]

Merkules – Scars [Review]

Vancouver, BC – Merkules is back with another full length studio album. Scars is the latest release and it feature some inventive … Read More »

Pumpkinhead aka PH, Brooklyn rapper passes away at 39 [News]

Pumpkinhead aka PH, Brooklyn rapper passes away at 39 [News]

New York, NY – Our tribute to veteran Brooklyn rapper, PH who passed away the morning of June 9 … Read More »

Juicy J’s The Hustle Continues Tour hits Vancouver (Live) [Review/Photos]

Juicy J’s The Hustle Continues Tour hits Vancouver (Live) [Review/Photos]

Vancouver, BC – Juicy J has been on the periphery of hip-hop since the early 90s. Only recently has he gained attention in … Read More »

Young Kazh of 100 Mad: Canadian Ties & Kalifornia Dreamz [Spotlight]

Young Kazh of 100 Mad: Canadian Ties & Kalifornia Dreamz [Spotlight]

Our Spotlight Feature for May-June 2015 is Young Kazh of 100 Mad / Kuruption Camp / BAXWAR…

Yo Gotti makes debut in Edmonton on the Class in Session Tour [Review]

Yo Gotti makes debut in Edmonton on the Class in Session Tour [Review]

Edmonton, AB – May was a busy month for CMG’s founder Yo Gotti as he set out for his first Canadian tour. … Read More »

Action Bronson’s Mr. Wonderful Tour hits Vancouver (Live) [Review]

Action Bronson’s Mr. Wonderful Tour hits Vancouver (Live) [Review]

Vancouver, BC – The hip-hop scene in Vancouver was focused on the Vogue Theatre late this week where Action Bronson took to the … Read More »

Remembering SixFire: Rising Alberta hip-hop talent passed away at 33 [Article]

Remembering SixFire: Rising Alberta hip-hop talent passed away at 33 [Article]

Edmonton, AB – It is with deep sorrow that we report on the loss of yet another budding talented member…

K-9’s K-Slick talks new projects & his views on hip-hop [Prolific Profile]

K-9’s K-Slick talks new projects & his views on hip-hop [Prolific Profile]

Toronto, ON – K-Slick of K-9 has been making music for several years and has garnered a ton of performance experience along … Read More »

Non Phixion kick-off 20th Anniversary Tour in Vancouver at Fortune Sound [Photos]

Non Phixion kick-off 20th Anniversary Tour in Vancouver at Fortune Sound [Photos]

Vancouver, BC – Back on April 21, Underground rap legends, Non Phixion reached Vancouver’s Fortune Sound Club to kick-off the Canadian leg … Read More »

Kyprios talks Storyhive, his team and life as an artist [Interview]

Kyprios talks Storyhive, his team and life as an artist [Interview]

Vancouver, BC – In the nearly 15 years that Vancouver based rap artist Kyprios has been on the hip-hop scene, he’s left … Read More »

Mark Haynes, creator of 9th Illy, talks comic books & hip-hop [Interview]

Mark Haynes, creator of 9th Illy, talks comic books & hip-hop [Interview]

Ottawa, ON – Dig this and dig it deep. In 1997, we were given a front row seat to one of the … Read More »

Joey Crack leans back: Fat Joe live in Calgary [Review]

Joey Crack leans back: Fat Joe live in Calgary [Review]

Calgary, AB – On Apr. 30, our fam over at Two Towers, Marquee Beer Market & Stage, and One Entertainment brought Fat … Read More »

Getting to know the Red Bull Thre3style World DJ Competition Western Regional Qualifiers [Article]

Getting to know the Red Bull Thre3style World DJ Competition Western Regional Qualifiers [Article]

Vancouver, BC – “There are a lot of great DJs throwing dope parties . . .but some don’t always get the support … Read More »

Rick Ross in Calgary: The #HoodBillionaire experience [Review]

Rick Ross in Calgary: The #HoodBillionaire experience [Review]

Calgary, AB – On Apr. 25, our good friends over at Two Towers, One Entertainment and Union Events teamed up to bring … Read More »

Billionaire B – Prestige STVT [Mixtape]

Billionaire B – Prestige STVT [Mixtape]

Vancouver, BC – Awaiting the release of his summer album Prestige 3, Billionaire B drops a little teaser for fans titled Prestige … Read More »

Peter Jackson: Since I Was 16, We The North, 9-0 Nickel & More [Spotlight]

Peter Jackson: Since I Was 16, We The North, 9-0 Nickel & More [Spotlight]

The NBA has always had a close connection to hip-hop culture, and in the past couple of years Canada’s team, the Toronto Raptors…

Travi$ Scott owns the crowd in Edmonton at the YEG Event Centre [Review]

Travi$ Scott owns the crowd in Edmonton at the YEG Event Centre [Review]

Edmonton, AB – In the little hub that is Edmonton’s hip-hop scene, it takes an artist of a certain caliber to … Read More »

Captain California: Problem is heating up the West Coast [Article]

Captain California: Problem is heating up the West Coast [Article]

All ears are on L.A. when it comes to laid-back bangers with a voice speaking for the ‘hood. He’s been making major moves for…

Travi$ Scott arrives in Vancouver on high horse (Live Review) [Photos]

Travi$ Scott arrives in Vancouver on high horse (Live Review) [Photos]

Vancouver, BC – Travi$ Scott is undoubtable one of the hottest young artists in the rap game right now. From coming up under … Read More »

Touched by the Turn Up Godz: Waka Flocka Flame gets live in Edmonton [Review]

Touched by the Turn Up Godz: Waka Flocka Flame gets live in Edmonton [Review]

Edmonton, AB – After a brief hiatus, our friends at Nightshift Entertainment are back in action for the spring / summer season. … Read More »

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