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Mike Boyd – This Aint Funny ft. Classified [Video]

Mike Boyd – This Aint Funny ft. Classified [Video]

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Here’s what happened when Snoop Dogg rolled through Pemberton Music Festival [Review]

Here’s what happened when Snoop Dogg rolled through Pemberton Music Festival [Review]

Pemberton, BC – On Jul. 19, Snoop Dogg (aka: Snoop Lion, Snoopzilla, Snoop Doggy Dogg, Snoopadelic,, etc, etc, etc) rolled through Pemberton … Read More »

ScHoolboy Q makes his Canadian debut at Pemberton Music Festival [Review]

ScHoolboy Q makes his Canadian debut at Pemberton Music Festival [Review]

Pemberton, BC – On Jul. 18, T.D.E.’s own ScHoolboy Q made his Canadian debut at Pemberton Music Festival 2014. Q has admittedly … Read More »

Tyler, The Creator talks about interracial dating on the way to Pemberton [News]

Tyler, The Creator talks about interracial dating on the way to Pemberton [News]

Pemberton, BC – On Jul. 18, Tyler, The Creator hit us with a deep heartfelt PSA about the importance of interracial dating … Read More »

Move Right Music: Providing service to Canada’s emerging talent [Interview]

Move Right Music: Providing service to Canada’s emerging talent [Interview]

Vancouver, BC – Originally published July 21, 2014 – If you pay attention to what’s going on in the music underground you’ll … Read More »

DillanPonders – Swallow / SMCG [Audio]

DillanPonders – Swallow / SMCG [Audio]

Toronto, ON – SmashMouth Music Group MC DillanPonders is now less than a month away from dropping his sophomore LP, The Boy Who Lived. … Read More »

Bishop Brigante talks KOTD West Coast Squad Tour, starting tonight in Calgary [Interview]

Bishop Brigante talks KOTD West Coast Squad Tour, starting tonight in Calgary [Interview]

Calgary, AB – Calgary, get ready for KOTD! Tonight marks the official start to the King of the Dot West Coast Squad … Read More »

Future gets Honest: cover art and why he always wears sunglasses [Interview]

Future gets Honest: cover art and why he always wears sunglasses [Interview]

Calgary, AB – On July 6, Future rolled through Calgary for a stop along his Honest Tour. Following two monstrous shows in … Read More »

Tuffhouse presents: Wu-Tang Clan live in Edmonton [News] #HHCSponsored

Tuffhouse presents: Wu-Tang Clan live in Edmonton [News] #HHCSponsored

Edmonton, AB – Our friends over at Tuffhouse in Edmonton are bringing the YEG hip-hop heads a once-in-a-lifetime show of supremacy. All … Read More »

The HipHopCanada down-low on every act performing at Pemberton Music Festival [Article]

The HipHopCanada down-low on every act performing at Pemberton Music Festival [Article]

Calgary, AB – Your friendly neighbourhood HipHopCanada editors (Prairies Editor, @saroshrizvi and Associate Editor in Chief, @IHeartTART) are gearing up to trek … Read More »

Freebandz: Future stops in Edmonton for the Honest Tour [Review]

Freebandz: Future stops in Edmonton for the Honest Tour [Review]

Edmonton, AB – On July 5, our friends at Pearl Entertainment, Eiffel Tower Entertainment and Union Events brought Future to perform live … Read More »

Mosaic x Moka Only x A-Ro x Kapok – Bone Case [Audio]

Mosaic x Moka Only x A-Ro x Kapok – Bone Case [Audio]

Vancouver, BC – Released via KapokRhymesWell’s SoundCloud comes the surprisingly dope pairing of a few Vancity freshman and one OG. Moka Only … Read More »

The HipHopCanada Guide to Pemberton Music Festival 2014 [Article]

The HipHopCanada Guide to Pemberton Music Festival 2014 [Article]

Pemberton, BC – On July 16, Pemberton Music Festival kicks things off in the wonderful land that is beautiful British Columbia. One of … Read More »

Raekwon, Jay Elec & more at the Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival 10th Anniversary [News]

Raekwon, Jay Elec & more at the Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival 10th Anniversary [News]

Brooklyn, NY – Originally published June 21, 2014 – July 9 will mark the official start to the 10th anniversary of the … Read More »

Matt Brevner – Dark Side of the Moon ft. Tom MacDonald [Video]

Matt Brevner – Dark Side of the Moon ft. Tom MacDonald [Video]

Vancouver, BC – Matt Brevner just dropped another incredibly original video with BSharp bro Tom MacDonald. These guys take a trip to … Read More »

Futonious Don III & SoULBOi are R.O.M.I [Audio]

Futonious Don III & SoULBOi are R.O.M.I [Audio]

Vancouver, BC - Futonious Don III and SoULBOi join forces to bring a 5-track EP by the name of R.O.M.I or Rise Of My … Read More »

Shai Mate – Exponential Growth ft. Evil Ebenezer [Video]

Shai Mate – Exponential Growth ft. Evil Ebenezer [Video]

Vancouver, BC – Local rising star, Shai Mate releases the first video from his brand new album Take Control. The single is … Read More »

Arami “The Corrector” – Ali Bombaye [Video]

Arami “The Corrector” – Ali Bombaye [Video]

Vancouver, BC – For better or for worse whatever Arami “The Corrector” touches, he’s gonna make it work. His recent video “Ali Bombaye” comes … Read More »

Muneshine’s new full-length was penned completely In Transit [News]

Muneshine’s new full-length was penned completely In Transit [News]

Toronto, ON – Toronto-based producer-MC Muneshine, has just released his highly anticipated album, In Transit. The 15-track album features production and … Read More »

DUBB & HipHopCanada announce new mixtape; Chippy’s Top 5 DUBB songs [News]

DUBB & HipHopCanada announce new mixtape; Chippy’s Top 5 DUBB songs [News]

Ottawa, ON – With Canada Day in full swing, and the National Capital Region’s infamous festivities underway on Parliament Hill (Serena Ryder, … Read More »

#DearRappers: Stop sending me “0 to 100″ freestyles [Article]

#DearRappers: Stop sending me “0 to 100″ freestyles [Article]

Edmonton, AB – Here’s the deal: you cats need to stop sending me “0 to 100″ freestyles. I won’t listen to them. … Read More »

From the slums of Shaolin: Wu-Tang Clan live at Vancouver’s Orpheum Theatre [Review]

From the slums of Shaolin: Wu-Tang Clan live at Vancouver’s Orpheum Theatre [Review]

Vancouver, BC – The most epic rap show in Vancouver’s history was held this weekend at the Orpheum Theatre and HipHopCanada was … Read More »

Swollen Members – Brand New Day [Review]

Swollen Members – Brand New Day [Review]

Vancouver, BC - With 11 group albums, 11 solo albums and a solid 15 years in the game under their belt, it’s a … Read More »

Kirsten Olivia – Stay Away ft. Kayo [Audio]

Kirsten Olivia – Stay Away ft. Kayo [Audio]

Halifax, NS – East Coast R&B songstress, Kirsten Olivia, just dropped the lead single from her soon-to-be released EP, The Here And Now (T.H.A.N). … Read More »

Win a pair of Wu-Tang tickets for Winnipeg or Vancouver [Contest]

Win a pair of Wu-Tang tickets for Winnipeg or Vancouver [Contest]

Winnipeg, MB - Originally published June 18, 2014 –  The good news just keeps rolling in. Our pals at Timbre Concerts are giving … Read More »

Black Milk returns to Vancouver July 3 with Nat Turner [News]

Black Milk returns to Vancouver July 3 with Nat Turner [News]

Vancouver, BC – What is better than hip-hop with a live band? When the emcee is Black Milk and the band is … Read More »

The Ghetto Gospel: Killer Mike took ‘em to church in Calgary [Review] #SledIsland

The Ghetto Gospel: Killer Mike took ‘em to church in Calgary [Review] #SledIsland

Calgary, AB – On Jun. 19, Killer Mike returned to Calgary to perform a headlining set as part of the annual Sled … Read More »

HHC x Pemberton Music Festival: Win two passes to Pemberton Music Festival [Contest]

HHC x Pemberton Music Festival: Win two passes to Pemberton Music Festival [Contest]

Pemberton, BC – In case you haven’t heard, HUKA Entertainment has partnered with Molson Canadian, SiriusXM Canada, and Somersby Cider for this … Read More »

Evil Ebenezer and Factor – Paul Giamatti [Video]

Evil Ebenezer and Factor – Paul Giamatti [Video]

Vancouver, BC – Brand new video straight from Factor and Evil Ebenezer directed by, who else? Stuey Kubrick.
The boys are lookin’ sharp … Read More »

B4.Da.$$: How Joey Bada$$ became one of my favourite rap cats in the game [Interview]

B4.Da.$$: How Joey Bada$$ became one of my favourite rap cats in the game [Interview]

Edmonton, AB – I recently reunited with Joey Bada$$. And he is now one of my favourite rappers in the game. But … Read More »

Matt Brevner – Pride ft. Stevie Ross [Video]

Matt Brevner – Pride ft. Stevie Ross [Video]

Vancouver, BC – When it comes to Vancouver talent there is no avoiding Matt Brevner and his serious ear for musical detail … Read More »

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