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The KOTD #Quarantine2 breakdown with Sketch Menace [Interview]

The KOTD #Quarantine2 breakdown with Sketch Menace [Interview]

Calgary, AB – In case y’all have been sleeping, Mar. 28 marks the date of the massive #Quarantine2 KOTD event in Calgary … Read More »

On the phone with Rae Sremmurd [Interview]

On the phone with Rae Sremmurd [Interview]

Edmonton, AB – With the January release of their debut album SremmLife, a surprise appearance with Rihanna at DirectTV’s Pre-Super Bowl Party, … Read More »

Behind the scenes with Pimpton & JD Era [Interview]

Behind the scenes with Pimpton & JD Era [Interview]

Edmonton, AB – In between shows during the western leg of his KCMKV2 Tour, Regina’s rising star Pimpton made a stop … Read More »

JD Era, Snaz join Battleaxe Warriors; Madchild releases video trailer [News]

JD Era, Snaz join Battleaxe Warriors; Madchild releases video trailer [News]

Toronto, ON – About a month ago, Toronto’s JD Era posted a photo on Instagram of himself along with producer Snaz and … Read More »

Blah Blah Blah: A really heavy conversation with Rich Homie Quan [Interview]

Blah Blah Blah: A really heavy conversation with Rich Homie Quan [Interview]

Calgary, AB – On Feb. 11, Rich Homie Quan came through Calgary for the second stop along his debut Canadian Tour. After … Read More »

Travis Scott’s Rodeo Tour brings down the house in Toronto (Live Review) [Photos]

Travis Scott’s Rodeo Tour brings down the house in Toronto (Live Review) [Photos]

Toronto, ON – Over the course of the last seven years, I have worked with, have been on stage with, have learned … Read More »

Rap Recording of the Year: And the winner is… Naturally Born Strangers [News]

Rap Recording of the Year: And the winner is… Naturally Born Strangers [News]

UPDATE: – Naturally Born Strangers win Rap Recording of the Year for their self-titled project. The R&B/Soul Recording of the Year winner … Read More »

Vancouver music community aids in funding J-Swift’s fight for his rights [Article]

Vancouver music community aids in funding J-Swift’s fight for his rights [Article]

Vancouver, BC – Over the last couple of months it has been a Bizarre Ride indeed for producer/emcee J-Swift of The Pharcyde. … Read More »

Shad becomes new host of CBC show Q [News]

Shad becomes new host of CBC show Q [News]

Toronto, ON – JUNO Award-winning rapper Shadrach Kabango, known professionally as just Shad, has been announced as the new host of CBC’s … Read More »

Adlib talks BAXWAR and his upcoming collab with Rob The Viking [Interview]

Adlib talks BAXWAR and his upcoming collab with Rob The Viking [Interview]

Vancouver, BC – Adlib is a Philadelphia based underground hip-hop artist and label owner at Sensi Star with ties to Battle Axe … Read More »

Checking in with Rushden Diamonds [Interview]

Checking in with Rushden Diamonds [Interview]

Vancouver, BC – From ripping stages around the globe to collaborating with some of the most influential emcees to the culture, Lord … Read More »

Talented producer, UTVMG’s Acres killed in Calgary; suspect charged [News]

Talented producer, UTVMG’s Acres killed in Calgary; suspect charged [News]

Calgary, AB – Canada has lost another talented artist to violence. Producer Jaimend Roberto Orellana-Sincuir, also known as Acres, was shot multiple … Read More »

Home of the Brave: Rezzi talks bullying, new mixtape & more [Interview]

Home of the Brave: Rezzi talks bullying, new mixtape & more [Interview]

Toronto, ON – For the past couple of years, a Toronto teenager has become a strong voice for speaking out against bullying. … Read More »

There Is Only Now: Souls of Mischief hit the stage in Calgary [Review]

There Is Only Now: Souls of Mischief hit the stage in Calgary [Review]

Calgary, AB – On Feb. 11, the good people over at Blueprint Live brought Souls of Mischief to Comonwealth Bar & Stage … Read More »

Rich Homie Quan had us feeling some Type of Way in Calgary [Review]

Rich Homie Quan had us feeling some Type of Way in Calgary [Review]

Calgary, AB – On Feb. 12, Rich Homie Quan rolled through Calgary for the second stop along his debut 2015 Canadian Tour. … Read More »

OVO-KOTD Blackout 5 captured in 23 shots by Ajani Charles [Photos]

OVO-KOTD Blackout 5 captured in 23 shots by Ajani Charles [Photos]

Toronto, ON – By now you’re probably well aware that OVO-KOTD’s highly anticipated Blackout 5 event was a huge success; propelling the … Read More »

Peter Jackson kicks off Since I Was 16 Canadian Tour in Toronto on April 1 [News]

Peter Jackson kicks off Since I Was 16 Canadian Tour in Toronto on April 1 [News]

Toronto, ON – Peter Jackson is making a big statement in 2015. Having been a dominating force in Canadian hip-hop the past … Read More »

Logic’s Under Pressure Tour Hits Vancouver’s Vogue Theatre (Live) [Photos]

Logic’s Under Pressure Tour Hits Vancouver’s Vogue Theatre (Live) [Photos]

Vancouver, BC – Maryland emcee Logic hit Vancouver’s Vogue Theatre last week for an all ages affair on the West Coast portion … Read More »

RiFF RAFF (aka Jody Highroller) preludes WWE debut in Toronto (Live Review) [Photos]

RiFF RAFF (aka Jody Highroller) preludes WWE debut in Toronto (Live Review) [Photos]

Toronto, ON – Last weekend, RiFF RAFF aka Jody HighRoller graced the stage at Toronto’s Danforth Music Hall in all of his … Read More »

The Beatnuts & Jeru the Damaja come through Fortune Sound Club (Live Review) [Photos]

The Beatnuts & Jeru the Damaja come through Fortune Sound Club (Live Review) [Photos]

Vancouver, BC – In an era where the conventional hip-hop DJ takes the backseat, there still exists a breed of emcee that … Read More »

2015 JUNO Awards nominations announced for Rap Recording of the Year [News]

2015 JUNO Awards nominations announced for Rap Recording of the Year [News]

Toronto, ON – Nominations for the 2015 JUNO Awards were announced this morning at the Danforth Music Hall and HipHopCanada was on … Read More »

Demrick talks his roots, inspirations and Losing Focus (Video) [Interview]

Demrick talks his roots, inspirations and Losing Focus (Video) [Interview]

Vancouver, BC – Philly to Cali transplant Demrick has been steadily on his grind for close to a decade and is currently … Read More »

Prevail & Neph discuss Alpha Omega & The Experiment (Interview) [Video]

Prevail & Neph discuss Alpha Omega & The Experiment (Interview) [Video]

Vancouver, BC – Beyond Prevail’s very influential work with Swollen Members, he’s recently started working on a collaboration project with his nephew, … Read More »

Dutchy’s Picks: Top 10 Canadian Rap Videos of 2014 [Article]

Dutchy’s Picks: Top 10 Canadian Rap Videos of 2014 [Article]

Ottawa, ON – A little late to the party. This should be the last of our “Best Of” content, though. We had … Read More »

Dogg Pound’s Roscoe: Under Tha Influence [Interview]

Dogg Pound’s Roscoe: Under Tha Influence [Interview]

Vancouver, BC – Roscoe came up on the heels of some of the biggest legends in West Coast rap history. Philly raised … Read More »

Top 10 HipHopCanada Posts of 2014 [Article]

Top 10 HipHopCanada Posts of 2014 [Article]

Toronto, ON – 2014 was a big year for us, here at HipHopCanada. In case you’ve missed the memo, we’re celebrating our … Read More »

DJ IV’s Picks: Top 10 Nova Scotia Rap Videos of 2014 [Article]

DJ IV’s Picks: Top 10 Nova Scotia Rap Videos of 2014 [Article]

Halifax, NS – In keeping with our Top 10 posts for 2014, HipHopCanada’s own DJ IV put together a list of his … Read More »

KassKills’ Picks: Top 10 Canadian Rap Videos of 2014 [Article]

KassKills’ Picks: Top 10 Canadian Rap Videos of 2014 [Article]

Vancouver, BC – Originally published January 2, 2015 – KassKills’ Picks: Top 10 Canadian Rap Videos of 2014 can be found below. … Read More »

Sarah Jay’s Picks: Top 10 Canadian Rap Videos of 2014 [Article]

Sarah Jay’s Picks: Top 10 Canadian Rap Videos of 2014 [Article]

Calgary, AB – Originally published January 2, 2015 – Damn. Is it just me, or was 2014 a massive year for Canadian … Read More »

Rosa Jay’s Picks: Top 5 Canadian (Edmonton) Rap Videos of 2014 [Article]

Rosa Jay’s Picks: Top 5 Canadian (Edmonton) Rap Videos of 2014 [Article]

Edmonton, AB – Originally published January 2, 2014 – Rosa Jason’s Picks: Top 5 Canadian Rap Videos Of 2014 can be found … Read More »

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