Toronto, ON – Freedom Writers rapper Tona will be releasing his album debut, Silverspring Crescent, on June 15, 2013. The project is … Read More »
Any posts relating to artists/DJs etc. originating from Central Canada (Toronto, Montreal, Ottawa and surrounding regions in Ontario and Quebec), or events taking place in a Central Canadian location, can be found in this category. The Central Canada team is head up by Toronto based Natasha Paolini and the team itself is made up of various members of the Central Canada scene. If you are interested in joining the Central Canada team or in getting your story covered, please contact Natasha Paolini via firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Your Editor: Natasha Paolini
Natasha is HipHopCanada’s Central Canada Editor. She was born and raised in Toronto and graduated from York University almost 2 years ago. Since then Natasha has gotten heavily involved with Canadian hip-hop and co-founded a youth led, social enterprise called The Next Edition which uses media and art to engage youth with their community.
Natasha (Right) with Julia Che (President, Lotus Leaf)
The HipHopCanada Editorial Team is managed by Amalia Judith (Executive Editor) and Jesse Plunkett (Editor-In-Chief).
New York, NY – Toronto triple threat (singer-rapper-producer) KinSmuv has spearheaded the first sounds of Cam’ron’s Killa Season comeback. The newly released … Read More »
Toronto, ON – As hip-hop heads across the country partake in Mother’s Day festivities, Torontonian rapper Andy “Abdominal” Bernstein shows his appreciation … Read More »
Toronto, ON – Gangis Khan aka Camoflauge recently released this “Younger Heads” video in support of his new Ninja Music: The Andy … Read More »
Toronto, ON – Here’s some great footage of Melanie Fiona performing in Toronto last night (May 3rd) at the Phoenix. It was … Read More »
Toronto, ON – HipHopCanada had a chance to catch up with Juno nominated Rich Kidd (@RichKiddBeats) at the release party for his … Read More »
St. Catharines, ON – “I Put It Up!” Along with the new Thoby G single Sese is featured on, the YFRWN rapper … Read More »
Yonkers, NY – Sometimes it seems like rap groups are made to be broken up. With the exception of a few select … Read More »
Toronto, ON – Rapper-singer Drake released a new song early Tuesday called “Girls Like Beyoncé” featuring James Fauntleroy. The song pays homage … Read More »
Toronto, ON – On Sunday April 14, Juno-nominated artist JD Era will be celebrating his birthday party, in style, at Vogue Supperclub … Read More »
Toronto/Alberta – Gee Wunder and BMoney Grenier have released the video for “The Grind,” the first single off their collaborative LP entitled … Read More »
Toronto, ON – SonReal and Rich Kidd add more visuals to The Closers project with their new “Hometown” video. The video was … Read More »
Toronto, ON – While Cormega had issues getting to the Montreal date with Large Professor on Sunday, Large P is now the … Read More »
Toronto, ON – Tona drops off fresh visuals for his “Nympho” single. The Zac Facts-directed video comes in support of Tona’s upcoming … Read More »
Toronto, ON – As expected, Drake (@Drake) releases the visual for “5AM In Toronto,” a track produced by Boi-1da (@Boi1da) that he … Read More »
New York City, NY – History was made yesterday as Ottawa’s own Charron defeated Interstate Fatz in the finals on BET’s 106 … Read More »
St. Catharines, ON – Sese (pronounced say-z) has hit a new level in this contributor’s humble opinion. Earlier today he released his … Read More »
Toronto, ON – We know you’ve been waiting patiently for the new Rich Kidd video but its finally here! “SYKE” is the … Read More »
Toronto, ON – We’ve all been loving JD Era‘s No Handouts mixtape, so we’re pretty happy that this ICE H2O artist has … Read More »
Toronto, ON – Toronto vets Point Blank announce the video premiere of their latest single “Loyalty.” “Loyalty” is the second release off … Read More »