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Dylan Guthro releases “Here Till The Mornin'” with Quake Matthews; drops three

Dylan Guthro releases “Here Till The Mornin'” with Quake Matthews; drops three

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Dylan Guthro releases “Here Till The Mornin'” with Quake Matthews; drops three-track EP

Dylan Guthro releases “Here Till The Mornin'” with Quake Matthews; drops three-track EP

Halifax, NS – East Coast singer-songwriter Dylan Guthro recently teamed up with Quake Matthews for this track titled “Here Till The Mornin’” … Read More »

Sneaker Adiccion Episodes 3 & 4 with In Kix We Trust & Halifax MC, Awol

Sneaker Adiccion Episodes 3 & 4 with In Kix We Trust & Halifax MC, Awol

Toronto, ON – We’re back with 2 new episodes of your favourite new shoe culture web series, Sneaker Adiccion. Episode 4 just … Read More »

Dylan Guthro releases “Here Till The Mornin'” with Quake Matthews; drops three-track EP

Dylan Guthro releases “Here Till The Mornin'” with Quake Matthews; drops three-track EP

Halifax, NS – East Coast singer-songwriter Dylan Guthro recently teamed up with Quake Matthews for this track titled “Here Till The Mornin’” … Read More »

Here’s what happened when Classified performed at the Calgary Stampede this year

Here’s what happened when Classified performed at the Calgary Stampede this year

Calgary, AB – On Sunday July 10, Classified came through Calgary to perform on the Coca-Cola Stage at the Calgary Stampede rodeo … Read More »

Dope Piece delivers his message of peace on “DOPEACE”

Dope Piece delivers his message of peace on “DOPEACE”

St. John’s, NL – Newfoundland rapper Dope Piece recently released his namesake track “DOPEACE” off his the recently released dopeace project (which … Read More »

FVDED In The Park: Day 1 Highlights and how Bryson Tiller shut down Holland Park with Trapsoul

FVDED In The Park: Day 1 Highlights and how Bryson Tiller shut down Holland Park with Trapsoul

Surrey, BC – For a festival that’s only passed it’s 2nd year in full completion, FVDED In The Park set anticipations high … Read More »

Classified just dropped this new video for “It’s Hard To Understand”

Classified just dropped this new video for “It’s Hard To Understand”

Enfield, NS – Today Classified released a new video for “It’s Hard To Understand,” off his January released Greatful album.
This track … Read More »

Make sure you check out Classified’s show at the Calgary Stampede on July 10

Make sure you check out Classified’s show at the Calgary Stampede on July 10

Calgary, AB – This week the Calgary Stampede rodeo, exhibition and festival takes over the city of Calgary for nine days. Although … Read More »

Bad Decisions: Chris Thomas previews LP with new single featuring Sese & Quake

Bad Decisions: Chris Thomas previews LP with new single featuring Sese & Quake

Toronto, ON – In a week filled with exclusive premiere’s on HipHopCanada, we’re thrilled to bring you yet another! Toronto vet Chris … Read More »

Music, sobriety, family & the various other Layers of rhyme-slayer Royce da 5’9″

Music, sobriety, family & the various other Layers of rhyme-slayer Royce da 5’9″

Fredericton, NB – Royce Da 5’9″ has been rapping for over 20 years now, he’s been in many successful collaborative groups, and … Read More »

The importance of exporting: How the Halifax rap scene has grown in 2016

The importance of exporting: How the Halifax rap scene has grown in 2016

Halifax, NS – One of the greatest gifts about working for HipHopCanada is that every single day I get to talk with … Read More »

Classified talks about his collaboration with Snak The Ripper & Slug on “Never Stop The Show”

Classified talks about his collaboration with Snak The Ripper & Slug on “Never Stop The Show”

Enfield, NS – This week Classified is promoting the single “Never Stop The Show” off his recently released Greatful album. The track … Read More »

Quake Matthews makes Top 5 in Casino Nova Scotia Artist in Residence Program

Quake Matthews makes Top 5 in Casino Nova Scotia Artist in Residence Program

Halifax, NS – East Coast rapper Quake Matthews was just announced as a Top 5 finalist for Casino Nova Scotia’s Artist in Residence … Read More »

Classified releases video for “Work Away” in support of relief efforts in Northern Alberta

Classified releases video for “Work Away” in support of relief efforts in Northern Alberta

Enfield, NS – On May 5, Classified released this video (directed by Jason Levangie) for his David Myles assisted “Work Away” off … Read More »

Toronto talent Shah teases upcoming EP Day of Shah with video series

Toronto talent Shah teases upcoming EP Day of Shah with video series

Toronto, ON – It feels like it’s shaping up to be a summer filled with a copious amount of new projects. Toronto … Read More »

Drunk Uncle: N.O.R.E. kicks off Eastern Canadian promo tour in Hamilton on May 12

Drunk Uncle: N.O.R.E. kicks off Eastern Canadian promo tour in Hamilton on May 12

Hamilton, ON – Hip-hop icon N.O.R.E. returns to Canada this coming Thursday, May 12, for the first of 13 stops on his … Read More »

“Super Crush” is a new video collaboration from Rel McCoy and Moka Only that you’ll want to catch

“Super Crush” is a new video collaboration from Rel McCoy and Moka Only that you’ll want to catch

Toronto, ON – It’s always a good time when we get new music from Rel McCoy, and he recently dropped a new … Read More »

Kung Fu Vampire announces North American tour dates and KOTD’s Dirtbag Dan is joining

Kung Fu Vampire announces North American tour dates and KOTD’s Dirtbag Dan is joining

San Jose, California –  Kung Fu Vampire has announced the dates for his upcoming Look Alive Canadian tour and KOTD’s legendary Battle … Read More »

Contest: Win a pair of wristbands to Canadian Music Week (CMW) in Toronto

Contest: Win a pair of wristbands to Canadian Music Week (CMW) in Toronto

Toronto, ON – HipHopCanada has teamed up with AB Co. to give away two pairs of wristbands to Canadian Music Week (CMW) … Read More »

DK & Justo show us the “Nightmare in Brooklyn” with this new video release

DK & Justo show us the “Nightmare in Brooklyn” with this new video release

Halifax, NS – Halifax producer DK recently joined forces with Brooklyn-based rapper Justo to form a duo that fuses American East Coast … Read More »

Happy 420: Here are 20 Canadian rap songs about weed

Happy 420: Here are 20 Canadian rap songs about weed

Edmonton, AB – Happy 420 everyone! As you probably know, today is 420 so you’re probably sky-high by now. That, or you … Read More »

You need to hear this new track from Dope Piece titled “SUNROOF”

You need to hear this new track from Dope Piece titled “SUNROOF”

St. John’s, NL – Newfoundland’s wavy cloud rap king Dope Piece recently released his latest single titled “SUNROOF” off his forthcoming dopeace … Read More »

Quake Matthews takes home his first ECMA for Hip-Hop/Rap Recording of the Year

Quake Matthews takes home his first ECMA for Hip-Hop/Rap Recording of the Year

Halifax, NS – HopHopCanada wants to send out a huge congratulations to Quake Matthews for taking home his first ever East Coast … Read More »

Droppin Inwards: Watch the new “People Like Me” video from East Coast vet Phakt

Droppin Inwards: Watch the new “People Like Me” video from East Coast vet Phakt

Saint John, NB – East coast hip-hop veteran Phakt released a new project back in March titled Droppin Inwards on indie label, … Read More »

We caught up with Classified to chat about his new animated video for “Having Kids Is Easy”

We caught up with Classified to chat about his new animated video for “Having Kids Is Easy”

Enfield, NS – East Coast rapper Classified just released new animated visuals for his dad anthem, “Having Kids Is Easy” off the … Read More »

Bishop Brigante will join Royce 5’9″ as a special guest on his LAYERS Canadian tour

Bishop Brigante will join Royce 5’9″ as a special guest on his LAYERS Canadian tour

Toronto, ON – This announcement probably would have been perfect for our mini Bishop Brigante takeover a couple of weeks back, but … Read More »

A Glimpse Behind the Scenes at the 45th Annual JUNO Awards – Part 1

A Glimpse Behind the Scenes at the 45th Annual JUNO Awards – Part 1

Calgary, AB – On April 3, the country celebrated Canadian music at the 45th Annual JUNO Awards inside Calgary’s Scotiabank Saddledome. Sarah … Read More »

Quake Matthews spoke with us about his recently released video for “Snowflake”

Quake Matthews spoke with us about his recently released video for “Snowflake”

Halifax, NS – At the end of last month, one of our favourite East Coast artists, Quake Matthews released a video for … Read More »

Fortunato & Sean One release the “Honest Man” video in support of Blue Collar

Fortunato & Sean One release the “Honest Man” video in support of Blue Collar

Elsipogtog First Nation, NB – Released in support of their collaborative album, Blue Collar, Fortunato and Sean One release new visuals for … Read More »

Green Carpet Arrivals: 2016 JUNO Gala Dinner & Awards #JUNOAwards

Green Carpet Arrivals: 2016 JUNO Gala Dinner & Awards #JUNOAwards

Calgary, AB – On Apr. 2, the 2016 JUNO Gala Dinner & Awards took place at the Telus Convention Centre in downtown … Read More »

Caught Up In Darkness: Toronto based Chaisson & Melly.D pay tribute to friend on new single

Caught Up In Darkness: Toronto based Chaisson & Melly.D pay tribute to friend on new single

Toronto, ON – After starting to get his name out through working with Kardinal Offishall, Dartmouth singer-songwriter Chaisson returns with a new … Read More »

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