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Quake Matthews just dropped a teaser trailer for his upcoming Celebrate The Struggle album

Quake Matthews just dropped a teaser trailer for his upcoming Celebrate The Struggle album

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Drake sets record for most Billboard Music Awards wins in one night: 13

Drake sets record for most Billboard Music Awards wins in one night: 13

Las Vegas, NV – Drake was the big winner at this year’s Billboard Music Awards, taking home 13 awards and surpassing Adele … Read More »

Power Play: Canadian rappers score big with hockey anthems

Power Play: Canadian rappers score big with hockey anthems

Ottawa, ON – It’s taken a decade, but the Ottawa Senators have made it back to the Eastern Conference Finals of the … Read More »

Toronto rapper & OVO affiliate Yung Dubz killed in Brampton shooting

Toronto rapper & OVO affiliate Yung Dubz killed in Brampton shooting

Toronto, ON – We regret to report the apparent loss of yet another member of the Canadian hip-hop community. Sources close to … Read More »

Dhamiri breaks down the state of grime in Canada & his come up as a Canadian grime artist

Dhamiri breaks down the state of grime in Canada & his come up as a Canadian grime artist

Mississauga, ON – A few weeks ago I was putting together one of my weekly Spotify playlists when I came across an … Read More »

Top Dawg’s Ab-Soul brings YMF Tour to Montreal (May 10) & Toronto (May 11)

Top Dawg’s Ab-Soul brings YMF Tour to Montreal (May 10) & Toronto (May 11)

Montreal, QC – Top Dawg Entertainment’s Ab-Soul has a pair of Canadian dates left on his YMF Tour including this Wednesday in … Read More »

Tonight! UNCRWND takes over Toronto’s Rivoli with Ramsay Almighty, JETSET & more

Tonight! UNCRWND takes over Toronto’s Rivoli with Ramsay Almighty, JETSET & more

Toronto, ON – Tonight, after a month of anticipation, UNCRWND is back for its fourth instalment. Featuring performances by Ramsay Almighty, JETSET, … Read More »

Photos: Big Sean live at the 2017 iHeartRadio Fest during Canadian Music Week in Toronto

Photos: Big Sean live at the 2017 iHeartRadio Fest during Canadian Music Week in Toronto

Toronto, ON – The 2017 iHeartRadio Fest inside Rebel featured some great talent including multi–platinum, Grammy-nominated artist, Big Sean, who came to … Read More »

Pressa of BFR teams up with UK artist Giggs for new “Sexy” video

Pressa of BFR teams up with UK artist Giggs for new “Sexy” video

London, ON – Giggs was largely unknown to many North American listeners before sliding into 2 guest spots on Drake’s More Life … Read More »

Scarborough rapper Set2 releases SoloProductZ-directed “SWURV” in support of 10​,​000 Hours

Scarborough rapper Set2 releases SoloProductZ-directed “SWURV” in support of 10​,​000 Hours

Toronto, ON – Our boy Set2 returns with some dope new visuals powered by SoloProductZ. The combative and catchy “SWURV” was produced … Read More »

Manifesto 11 to feature Majid Jordan, The Internet, Sean Leon, Derin Falana & more

Manifesto 11 to feature Majid Jordan, The Internet, Sean Leon, Derin Falana & more

Toronto, ON – We really need to give it up to Che Kothari and the Manifesto team. The annual festival has become … Read More »

Kyle Wildfern’s new release “Suicide” is the banger that you need to hear

Kyle Wildfern’s new release “Suicide” is the banger that you need to hear

Brampton, ON – The latest release from Kyle Wildfern‘s Life Is Crazy playlist comes in the form of a high-energy, high-impact track called … Read More »

Tonight: Pouya & Fat Nick’s DROP OUT OF SCHOOL Tour kicks off in Toronto

Tonight: Pouya & Fat Nick’s DROP OUT OF SCHOOL Tour kicks off in Toronto

Toronto, ON – South Florida rappers Pouya & Fat Nick launch their Drop Out Of School mini-Canadian Tour inside MOD Club Theatre … Read More »

King of the Dot announces BLACKOUT 7

King of the Dot announces BLACKOUT 7

Toronto ON – North America’s number one battle rap league KOTD (King of the Dot) is throwing the seventh installment of its … Read More »

You “Need” to watch the video for this new genre-bending single by Ohara

You “Need” to watch the video for this new genre-bending single by Ohara

Toronto, ON – It seems that everyday in Toronto a new artist comes around that pushes the culture in a fresh direction. … Read More »

Juno Weekend: Peter Jackson will be live inside Ottawa’s Kavali Nightclub on April 1

Juno Weekend: Peter Jackson will be live inside Ottawa’s Kavali Nightclub on April 1

Ottawa, ON – Ottawa is the place to be this Saturday as the 2017 Juno Weekend gets started with a ton of … Read More »

Jai Nitai Lotus talks about the healing power of music & focusing on the “Better Things”

Jai Nitai Lotus talks about the healing power of music & focusing on the “Better Things”

Montreal, QC – Earlier this week Montreal artist Jai Nitai Lotus released a brand new self-produced single titled “Better Things.”
“Better Things” is … Read More »

Drake premieres More Life playlist on OVO Sound Radio: Listen Here!

Drake premieres More Life playlist on OVO Sound Radio: Listen Here!

Drake has released his latest project, officially titled More Life: A Playlist by October Firm … Read More »

Stay Solid: Reps Up’s Gilla Tha Don drops the Joe Gunner-directed “Wrapped Up” video

Stay Solid: Reps Up’s Gilla Tha Don drops the Joe Gunner-directed “Wrapped Up” video

Toronto, ON – Following up on his Jordon Manswell-produced single, “Still Breathin,” which made its debut on OVO Sound Radio Episode 34, … Read More »

Pressa releases the Press Machine mixtape

Pressa releases the Press Machine mixtape

Toronto, ON – Pressa’s new Press Machine mixtape is officially here. The project has 13-tracks featuring production by Motivated, Jmack, Beat Plugs, … Read More »

Drake’s More Life album gets a release date

Drake’s More Life album gets a release date

Toronto, ON – Roughly an hour ago, Drake confirmed through an Instagram video post that More Life will be released on Saturday, … Read More »

D-Sisive, Theo3, Loe Pesci & more to perform at The Cookout in Hamilton on March 12

D-Sisive, Theo3, Loe Pesci & more to perform at The Cookout in Hamilton on March 12

Hamilton, ON – If you like good food and good music, you need to make your way to The Cookout this Sunday … Read More »

Ottawa songstress Vi breaks down her debut single “Fool’s Gold”

Ottawa songstress Vi breaks down her debut single “Fool’s Gold”

Ottawa, ON – Earlier this month, Ottawa vocalist Vi released “Fool’s Gold” as her debut, first-ever single release.
Produced by Craig Betts, “Fool’s … Read More »

Premiere: T Gramz & Peter Jackson release Fatty Soprano & Shutter-directed “Mad Face” video

Premiere: T Gramz & Peter Jackson release Fatty Soprano & Shutter-directed “Mad Face” video

Toronto, ON – We’re thrilled to bring you the premiere of the brand new T Gramz video for “Mad Face” which closed … Read More »

Peter Jackson to join RiFF RAFF as special guest on Aquaberry Aquarius Canadian Tour

Peter Jackson to join RiFF RAFF as special guest on Aquaberry Aquarius Canadian Tour

Nanaimo, BC – RiFF RAFF returns to Canada this April for the nationwide Aquaberry Aquarius tour featuring his official DJ (as well … Read More »

Check out EMP’s just released new video for the “Pink Nights” codeine anthem

Check out EMP’s just released new video for the “Pink Nights” codeine anthem

Brampton, ON – This morning Toronto-Brampton supergroup EMP (Milly Manson, Pree, and producer Eestbound) released brand new visuals for their latest single … Read More »

Nav’s “Some Way” featuring The Weeknd hits 3 billboard charts; stream the full album here

Nav’s “Some Way” featuring The Weeknd hits 3 billboard charts; stream the full album here

Toronto, ON – “A sleek, triumphant arrival from the Toronto MC/producer.” Guaranteed to be part of the discussion when people are wrapping … Read More »

Count It Up: Budding star Smoke Dawg of Halal Gang drops hot new visuals

Count It Up: Budding star Smoke Dawg of Halal Gang drops hot new visuals

Toronto, ON – Smoke Dawg dropped a new banger on OVO Sound Radio paying homage to his growing bank roll and reminiscing … Read More »

Premiere: You need to watch this new EverythingOShauN video for “Broke”

Premiere: You need to watch this new EverythingOShauN video for “Broke”

Brampton, ON – Today is my birthday and I am incredibly excited to announce that I have teamed up with Brampton artist … Read More »

CMW 2017 to feature Earl Sweatshirt, Hopsin, Wasiu, Haviah Mighty & hundreds more

CMW 2017 to feature Earl Sweatshirt, Hopsin, Wasiu, Haviah Mighty & hundreds more

Toronto, ON – It’s almost time for Canadian Music Week! Between April 18 and 23, you’ll be treated to events featuring a … Read More »

Canadian producer Frank Dukes featured on new self-titled Future album

Canadian producer Frank Dukes featured on new self-titled Future album

Atlanta, GA – Following the release of his 2016 album, EVOL, Future released a new album today after first announcing it would … Read More »

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