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Maestro speaks with Global Halifax about acting, Fish N’ Chips, new projects & more

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Maestro speaks with Global Halifax about acting, Fish N’ Chips, new projects & more

Maestro speaks with Global Halifax about acting, Fish N’ Chips, new projects & more

Halifax, NS – Toronto’s Maestro Fresh Wes, the Godfather of Canadian hip-hop, has been quite busy on the East coast this summer. … Read More »

Tomorrow: Day 1 of KOTD’s 3-day World Domination 5 Global Supremacy

Tomorrow: Day 1 of KOTD’s 3-day World Domination 5 Global Supremacy

Toronto, ON – Hip-hop heads and battle MCs from around the world are currently descending upon Toronto for the next chapter of … Read More »

Maestro speaks with Global Halifax about acting, Fish N’ Chips, new projects & more

Maestro speaks with Global Halifax about acting, Fish N’ Chips, new projects & more

Halifax, NS – Toronto’s Maestro Fresh Wes, the Godfather of Canadian hip-hop, has been quite busy on the East coast this summer. … Read More »

Paul Wall the Slab God brings Canadian Codeine Tour to Halifax Aug. 23

Paul Wall the Slab God brings Canadian Codeine Tour to Halifax Aug. 23

Halifax, NS – Looks like “The People’s Champ” Paul Wall will be in Halifax next weekend at the Reflections Cabaret (5187 Salter … Read More »

Top 10 Sean Price connections to Canadian hip-hop

Top 10 Sean Price connections to Canadian hip-hop

The best Sean Price connections to Canadian hip-hop … Read More »

#DearRappers: You are scum if you post your demo in response to #RIPRedway

#DearRappers: You are scum if you post your demo in response to #RIPRedway

Disclaimer: It’s been a minute since we’ve run a #DearRappers column here on HipHopCanada. But a lot of you cats have been … Read More »

The impact of Wes “Maestro” Williams’ book, Stick To Your Vision

The impact of Wes “Maestro” Williams’ book, Stick To Your Vision

Toronto, ON – This video examines the impact Maestro Fresh Wes’ self-help book Stick To Your Vision had on the NSCC (Nova … Read More »

ReverbNation Feature: Former ‘Nova Scotia Entertainer of Year’ Three Sheet with Stamina

ReverbNation Feature: Former ‘Nova Scotia Entertainer of Year’ Three Sheet with Stamina

Halifax, NS – Back to the Maritimes for our latest ReverbNation campaign selection. This is Halifax’s five member, genre-bending power house Three … Read More »

Dope Piece gets “Likity $plit” in his fresh new video release

Dope Piece gets “Likity $plit” in his fresh new video release

St. John’s, NL – The East Coast murk king Dope Piece recently dropped new visuals for “Likity $plit” off the recently-released Piece … Read More »

ReverbNation Feature: Dartmouth’s A’drian Scott with “Crazy”

ReverbNation Feature: Dartmouth’s A’drian Scott with “Crazy”

Dartmouth, NS – East coast rapper A’drian Scott’s “Crazy” is the latest selection from our June-July ReverbNation-HipHopCanada Featured Artists campaign. Check it … Read More »

DJ Skratch Bastid’s BBQ 2015 set for July 18 in Dartmouth

DJ Skratch Bastid’s BBQ 2015 set for July 18 in Dartmouth

Dartmouth, NS – Skratch Bastid does it again… and when it’s eats and beats, you can’t go wrong! Make your way to … Read More »

East Coast rapper MAK11 gets ready to blow-up with new video for “C4″

East Coast rapper MAK11 gets ready to blow-up with new video for “C4″

St. John’s, NL – East Coast up-and-comer MAK11 just released his debut video for “C4″ off his forthcoming mixtape titled New Atlantis. … Read More »

Tha Real K.I.D. of WaenGang releases the W.A.E.N. Vol. 1 EP

Tha Real K.I.D. of WaenGang releases the W.A.E.N. Vol. 1 EP

Toronto, ON – Check out this new project coming from Tha Real K.I.D. of WaenGang. W.A.E.N. Volume 1 features 6 bangers engineered … Read More »

EPDMC – Ugly Country (Prod. A’Drian Scott) [Audio]

EPDMC – Ugly Country (Prod. A’Drian Scott) [Audio]

Windsor Junction, NS – Nova Scotia rapper Mark Walker aka EPDMC was recently named the recipient of SET SAIL: The Alex Gillespie … Read More »

Quake Matthews – You Ain’t Me (Prod. Chris Noxx) [Video]

Quake Matthews – You Ain’t Me (Prod. Chris Noxx) [Video]

Amsterdam, NL – Veteran Halifax rapper Quake Matthews teams up with iLLvibe to direct the video for his new Chris Noxx-produced single, … Read More »

RealEyez – Head Down Low (Dir. KekeBeatz) [Video]

RealEyez – Head Down Low (Dir. KekeBeatz) [Video]

Halifax, NS – New visuals coming out of Canada’s vibrant East coast. RealEyez presents “Head Down Low,” directed by KekeBeatz Films, and … Read More »

Peter Jackson – Daddy’s Little Girl ft. JRDN (Prod. Rush More Muzic) [Audio] #SOTD

Peter Jackson – Daddy’s Little Girl ft. JRDN (Prod. Rush More Muzic) [Audio] #SOTD

Toronto, ON – Just in time for Father’s Day, new father Peter Jackson has released his latest single “Daddy’s Little Girl” off … Read More »

DJ IV – Summer Kickoff 2015 [Mixtape]

DJ IV – Summer Kickoff 2015 [Mixtape]

Halifax, NS – I dropped my Annual Summer Kickoff Mix earlier this week, something to start your day off proper, or if … Read More »

OKAY TK – DJ Edit (May 2015) [DJ Pack]

OKAY TK – DJ Edit (May 2015) [DJ Pack]

Halifax, NS – OKAY TK (formerly DJ PLAEBOi) has released his first pack of DJ Edits that club DJs might want to … Read More »

NaDaSiMusik – Bonfire (Dir. KekeBeatz Films) [Video]

NaDaSiMusik – Bonfire (Dir. KekeBeatz Films) [Video]

Dartmouth, NS – NaDaSiMusik brings us some new visuals for a dub called “Bonfire” he did over a Childish Gambino beat, someone … Read More »

Baseline – Money Lies (Prod. The Cortez) [Audio]

Baseline – Money Lies (Prod. The Cortez) [Audio]

Halifax, NS – Halifax’s self proclaimed “Villain of Rap” Baseline dropped some new audio on us from his upcoming #TopFive album. The … Read More »

¡MAYDAY! announces dates for Future Vintage Tour with Aileron, Ghost and Kap Kallous [News]

¡MAYDAY! announces dates for Future Vintage Tour with Aileron, Ghost and Kap Kallous [News]

Vancouver, BC – Strange Music’s ¡MAYDAY! are setting out on a North American tour in promotion of their new album Future Vintage – dropping … Read More »

Murda Marz – True Story ft. JRDN [Video] #RIPMurdaMarz

Murda Marz – True Story ft. JRDN [Video] #RIPMurdaMarz

Toronto, ON – Toronto-based Nova Scotian MC Shmar Parris (aka Murda Marz) was killed in April 4, 2014, but his memory lives … Read More »

Quake Matthews – Hard To Choose [Audio]

Quake Matthews – Hard To Choose [Audio]

Halifax, NS – Originally published May 14, 2015 – New music from Quake Matthews over 9th Wonder’s “Hard To Choose” instrumental. Check … Read More »

Tha Real K.I.D. – IAGNF / Bullshit [Audio] #WaenGang

Tha Real K.I.D. – IAGNF / Bullshit [Audio] #WaenGang

Toronto, ON – Two more newer tunes from Tha Real K.I.D. of WaenGang. You can check out “IAGNF” below and look for … Read More »

Tha Real K.I.D. – Tyra Banks (Dir. Nino Luey) [Video]

Tha Real K.I.D. – Tyra Banks (Dir. Nino Luey) [Video]

Toronto, ON – Tha Real K.I.D. dropped new Nino Luey-directed visuals to his track “Tyra Banks” which is the lead track on … Read More »

Tha Real K.I.D. – Barsnia [Mixtape] #WaenGang

Tha Real K.I.D. – Barsnia [Mixtape] #WaenGang

Toronto, ON – The recently released Barsnia mixtape from Tha Real K.I.D is quickly picking up steam. The 8-track tape comes through K.I.D.’s own … Read More »

Shevy Price – Slow Dance (Prod. ZXTheProducer) [Audio]

Shevy Price – Slow Dance (Prod. ZXTheProducer) [Audio]

Halifax, NS – Shevy Price, one of the few Female MCs that hail from Halifax, just got her first experience at SXSW, … Read More »

Pretty Boy Cuv – R.O.T.Y. [Mixtape]

Pretty Boy Cuv – R.O.T.Y. [Mixtape]

Halifax, NS – Check out the latest release from up-and-comer Pretty Boy Cuv, R.O.T.Y. (Rookie of the Year), hosted by Jordan Metro. … Read More »

Dipset Reunion Tour reaches 9 Canadian cities starting with Winnipeg on June 10 [News]

Dipset Reunion Tour reaches 9 Canadian cities starting with Winnipeg on June 10 [News]

Winnipeg, MB – Dipset fans get ready for a tour you don’t want to miss! Starting on June 10 in Winnipeg, Dipset … Read More »

Pretty Boy Cuv – Alright Alright ft. Big T (Prod. Moshuun) [Audio]

Pretty Boy Cuv – Alright Alright ft. Big T (Prod. Moshuun) [Audio]

Halifax, NS – Pretty Boy Cuv drops off new music as he gears up for a mixtape at the end of summer. … Read More »

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