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Freddie Gibbs added to the line-up for Friday night at NXNE Port Lands

Freddie Gibbs added to the line-up for Friday night at NXNE Port Lands

Toronto, ON – NXNE just announced that they’ve added Freddie Gibbs to the Friday evening line-up at NXNE Port Lands on Jun. … Read More »

Macklemore hits Vancouver as first stop on North American tour

Macklemore hits Vancouver as first stop on North American tour

Vancouver, BC – It’s been four years since independent Seattle emcee, Macklemore, performed in Vancouver. August 12th, 2012 saw the send-off show for … Read More »

Future, Big Sean, DJ Khaled & more to perform at Hot 97’s Summer Jam 2016 in June

Future, Big Sean, DJ Khaled & more to perform at Hot 97’s Summer Jam 2016 in June

East Rutherford, NJ – Hot 97‘s annual hip-hop festival, Summer Jam, takes place at MetLife Stadium on June 5. As usual they’ve … Read More »

Win tickets to The Smoker’s Club Tour May 31st in Vancouver

Win tickets to The Smoker’s Club Tour May 31st in Vancouver

Vancouver, BC – Timbre Concerts is bringing the flames to Fortune Sound Club on May 31st as The Smoker’s Club Tour hits … Read More »

BBMAs: Meek Mill wins Top Rap Album, Drake wins Top Rap Artist; The Weeknd wins the rest

BBMAs: Meek Mill wins Top Rap Album, Drake wins Top Rap Artist; The Weeknd wins the rest

Las Vegas, NV – Hate him or love him, Meek Mill continues to make headlines long after the beef with Drake which … Read More »

Purgatory: Rob Jackson checks in from Kentucky with new video featuring Jonny Rice

Purgatory: Rob Jackson checks in from Kentucky with new video featuring Jonny Rice

Lexington, KY – After a solid run in 2002, Kentucky native Rob Jackson makes his comeback into hip-hop wit the release of … Read More »

Smokers Club: DillanPonders & Jimmy B join Cam’ron, Smoke DZA & more on Canadian dates

Smokers Club: DillanPonders & Jimmy B join Cam’ron, Smoke DZA & more on Canadian dates

The Smokers Club Tour returns for another year with a fitting debut in Vansterdam, aka Vancouver on Tuesday, May 31 … Read More »

Beyonce shuts down Commonwealth Stadium on Formation Tour

Beyonce shuts down Commonwealth Stadium on Formation Tour

Albertan’s know what they’re in for every May Long Weekend. Rain or more … Read More »

Drake just added 15 more dates to his upcoming Summer Sixteen Tour

Drake just added 15 more dates to his upcoming Summer Sixteen Tour

Toronto, ON – Last month Drake announced his upcoming Summer Sixteen Tour with Future, Roy Wood$, and dvsn just days before the … Read More »

Another Day: Deuce Deuce & Young Noble enlist Fred E Fame for new video featuring Oso

Another Day: Deuce Deuce & Young Noble enlist Fred E Fame for new video featuring Oso

Toronto, ON – “Another Day” (featuring Oso) is the latest visual release by Concrete Mob’s Deuce Deuce and Young Noble of The … Read More »

Lil Uzi Vert and Playboi Carti Tear Down Alexander Gastown (Photos)

Lil Uzi Vert and Playboi Carti Tear Down Alexander Gastown (Photos)

Vancouver, BC – Timbre Concerts and Alexander Gastown threw another lit party this past weekend, bringing Lil Uzi Vert and Playboi Carti‘s … Read More »

Toronto’s SNDWRx makes international strides in ‘audio marketing’ industry

Toronto’s SNDWRx makes international strides in ‘audio marketing’ industry

Toronto, ON – We’ve got an interesting update from our man Didier Tovel who we originally introduced to our viewers as C4ENT. … Read More »

ScHoolboy Q announced as the headliner for Friday night at NXNE Port Lands

ScHoolboy Q announced as the headliner for Friday night at NXNE Port Lands

Toronto, ON – The annual NXNE music festival goes down in Toronto this year from June 13 through June 19. And we’re … Read More »

Talib Kweli releases iconic feature on Karma Fields new track “Greatness”

Talib Kweli releases iconic feature on Karma Fields new track “Greatness”

Brooklyn, NY –  Karma Fields’ debut album New Age | Dark Age was released March 2nd release, and Raven Kwok provides the lyric video … Read More »

She Down: Toronto’s RandomactPAPA releases new Uneekint-assisted single

She Down: Toronto’s RandomactPAPA releases new Uneekint-assisted single

Toronto, ON – New music from RandomactPAPA. This is Trayvon Palmer-produced “She Down” featuring Portland’s own Uneekint. Check it out below.

Converse brings Rubber Tracks Sample Library workshop to Toronto with producer Frank Dukes

Converse brings Rubber Tracks Sample Library workshop to Toronto with producer Frank Dukes

Toronto, ON – Are you familiar with the Converse Rubber Tracks Sample Library? Well it’s a growing royalty-free library of one shots, … Read More »

The Layers of Ryan Montgomery: Royce da 5’9″ talks new album & the day he got sober

The Layers of Ryan Montgomery: Royce da 5’9″ talks new album & the day he got sober

Nearly four years ago, Royce da 5’9″ got sober. The Detroit MC has been in the rap game for … Read More »

Nardwuar connects with Drake & 40 to talk Views, Raptors, KOTD, musical roots & more

Nardwuar connects with Drake & 40 to talk Views, Raptors, KOTD, musical roots & more

Toronto, ON – Celebrity interviewer and media personality Nardwuar the Human Serviette caught up with Drake and Noah “40” Shebib during a … Read More »

Toronto insiders Jonathon “Bizz” Brown & Shane Stirling launch The Faculty podcast

Toronto insiders Jonathon “Bizz” Brown & Shane Stirling launch The Faculty podcast

Toronto, ON – If you’ve been around the Canadian hip-hop scene for a while, specifically the Toronto scene, you have to be … Read More »

Royce da 5’9″ brings the LAYERS tour to Ottawa’s Ritual Nightclub on May 12

Royce da 5’9″ brings the LAYERS tour to Ottawa’s Ritual Nightclub on May 12

Ottawa, ON – Our good friends at Ritual Nightclub are gearing up to host Royce da 5’9″ and the LAYERS Canadian Tour … Read More »

Toronto’s Deuce Deuce of Concrete Mob teams up with Young Noble of The Outlawz for The Code

Toronto’s Deuce Deuce of Concrete Mob teams up with Young Noble of The Outlawz for The Code

Toronto, ON – Concrete Mob’s Deuce Deuce teams up with Young Noble of The Outlawz once again for a new project titled, … Read More »

Peter Jackson’s “Rap City” (feat. Michael Mazzé) holds down Raptors as playoff push continues

Peter Jackson’s “Rap City” (feat. Michael Mazzé) holds down Raptors as playoff push continues

Toronto, ON – He was certain they’d see success with last year’s push, but a deep playoff run for the Toronto Raptors … Read More »

Views surpasses 1 million sales in under a week; Drake thanks fans

Views surpasses 1 million sales in under a week; Drake thanks fans

Toronto, ON – After less than a week on the market, Drake has sold more than a million copies of his fourth … 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 »

Good Food: Brooklyn rapper ScienZe dishes on what he’s cooked up on his latest album

Good Food: Brooklyn rapper ScienZe dishes on what he’s cooked up on his latest album

Brooklyn, NY – Brooklyn artist ScienZe just premiered his latest album release titled Good Food via MassAppeal this morning.
For this project, … Read More »

Watch Terell Safadi’s video for “Myself” & get ready for his upcoming A Night To Remember album

Watch Terell Safadi’s video for “Myself” & get ready for his upcoming A Night To Remember album

Los Angeles, CA – Los Angeles artist (by way of Vancouver) Terell Safadi just delivered his latest video for “Myself” (produced by … Read More »

Royce da 5’9″ to perform in Edmonton on Layers Tour

Royce da 5’9″ to perform in Edmonton on Layers Tour

Edmonton, AB – In support of his latest LP Layers, Royce da 5’9″ will be making a stop at Edmonton for the … Read More »

Scrub & Ace Ha get funky and fresh in “Anita Ride” video

Scrub & Ace Ha get funky and fresh in “Anita Ride” video

St. Louis, MO – Taking a moment to look farther south than we usually do, duo Scrub & Ace Ha just released … Read More »

Royce Da 5’9 stops in Vancouver this Thursday on Layers Canadian Tour

Royce Da 5’9 stops in Vancouver this Thursday on Layers Canadian Tour

Vancouver, BC – One quarter of Slaughterhouse, one half of Bad Meets Evil and PRhyme, the legendary Royce Da 5’9 is set … Read More »

Rihanna’s Anti Tour hit Vancouver Saturday night and proved why she’s the shining star of music

Rihanna’s Anti Tour hit Vancouver Saturday night and proved why she’s the shining star of music

Vancouver, BC – Do you remember where you were when you heard Rihanna for the first time? I remember that moment more … Read More »

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