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Catch Canadian legend Michie Mee in Toronto at Yuh Heard Meh! on Aug. 25

Catch Canadian legend Michie Mee in Toronto at Yuh Heard Meh! on Aug. 25

Toronto, ON – Michie “Bad Byad” Mee will be live inside Scarborough’s Qssis Banquet Hall (3474 Kingston Road) for Yuh Heard Meh!
Along … Read More »

Don Mulatto’s memory kept alive with the posthumous release of Donny Snowbird

Don Mulatto’s memory kept alive with the posthumous release of Donny Snowbird

Sault Ste. Marie, ON – It’s been two months since the sudden passing of my friend and talented Canadian hip-hop rapper, Justice … Read More »

Listen to the new Dripset Vol. 1 mix from Sean Leon &  IXXI’s official DJ, Jordan Fall

Listen to the new Dripset Vol. 1 mix from Sean Leon & IXXI’s official DJ, Jordan Fall

Toronto, ON – You won’t want to miss the Dripset Vol. 1 mix from Sean Leon and The IXXI Collective’s official DJ, … Read More »

Comeback season? Bishop Brigante takes the “So Gone Challenge” with new freestyle

Comeback season? Bishop Brigante takes the “So Gone Challenge” with new freestyle

Toronto, ON – As the “So Gone” challenge continues to spread across social media, Canadian artists are starting to get in on … Read More »

Watch A Tribe Called Red’s video for “R.E.D.” featuring Yasiin Bey, Narcy & Black Bear

Watch A Tribe Called Red’s video for “R.E.D.” featuring Yasiin Bey, Narcy & Black Bear

Ottawa, ON – Ottawa electronic trio A Tribe Called Red recently announced their forthcoming album, We Are the Halluci Nation, and released … Read More »

Full line-up revealed for Ottawa’s House of PainT 2016, taking place Aug. 25-28

Full line-up revealed for Ottawa’s House of PainT 2016, taking place Aug. 25-28

Ottawa, ON – There’s less than 10 days to go until Ottawa’s annual House of PainT Festival of Arts and Culture, and … Read More »

Dillin Hoox sheds light on atrocities committed against Kurds in new video: “Bad Dream”

Dillin Hoox sheds light on atrocities committed against Kurds in new video: “Bad Dream”

Ottawa, ON – Our Song of the Day is a hot new single from Kurdish-Canadian MC, Dillin Hoox, in support of his … Read More »

Life As I Know It: Ottawa’s Dillin Hoox announces album debut; releases pre-order link

Life As I Know It: Ottawa’s Dillin Hoox announces album debut; releases pre-order link

Ottawa, ON – With more than a decade of experience on the scene, Dillin Hoox has developed a reputation for being a … Read More »

Our favourite memories from Day 3 of Pemberton Fest: Bas, Ice Cube, Wiz Khalifa and YG

Our favourite memories from Day 3 of Pemberton Fest: Bas, Ice Cube, Wiz Khalifa and YG

Pemberton, BC – If you haven’t already heard, this year’s Pemberton Music Festival broke all previous records for attendance and was the … Read More »

We’re still reminiscing over Day 2 of Pemberton with J. Cole, Miguel and more

We’re still reminiscing over Day 2 of Pemberton with J. Cole, Miguel and more

Pemberton, BC – With an overwhelming surge in attendance at this year’s festival, Pemberton drew 180,000 people to their grounds. Day 2 was … Read More »

Rhode Island emcee Knellz is doing everything right on “No Handle”

Rhode Island emcee Knellz is doing everything right on “No Handle”

Providence, RI– Search through the sphere of Soundcloud and you will be rewarded – or that’s what I told myself when I … Read More »

Drake brings out Eminem for Detroit Summer Sixteen show

Drake brings out Eminem for Detroit Summer Sixteen show

Detroit, MI – If you were waiting for Drake and Eminem to engage in all out lyrical warfare, you’ll have to wait … Read More »

Wave Palooza: NYC’s Hus Kingpin enlists June Lyfe & Toronto’s Marco Polo for new single

Wave Palooza: NYC’s Hus Kingpin enlists June Lyfe & Toronto’s Marco Polo for new single

New York, NY – Check out this newly released single from The Wave Lord, Hus Kingpin. “Wave Palooza” features production by Toronto’s … Read More »

The Homies dropped two new gems for the Sunday Snacks series

The Homies dropped two new gems for the Sunday Snacks series

Louisville, KY – Kentucky needs to stand up because there’s been a few new artists emerging from their music scene who are making … Read More »

Ottawa rapper Esco, 33, shot & killed in downtown club

Ottawa rapper Esco, 33, shot & killed in downtown club

Ottawa, ON – The venue was just moments away from closing for the night, but a dispute within Ottawa’s Sentral Nightclub resulted … Read More »

Maino talks “Heard U” single, connecting with Tory Lanez, touring with Uncle Murda & more

Maino talks “Heard U” single, connecting with Tory Lanez, touring with Uncle Murda & more

Ottawa, ON – HipHopCanada Ottawa rep and CapCityHipHop founder, Lil Thrilla, caught up with Brooklyn rapper Maino after his show in Ottawa … Read More »

OVO Sound’s PartyNextDoor releases second studio album, P3

OVO Sound’s PartyNextDoor releases second studio album, P3

Toronto, ON – The highly anticipated sophomore album from PartyNextDoor was officially released on Friday through OVO Sound/Warner Bros. Records. P3, or … Read More »

Drake shouts out Canadian Olympic Champion Penny Oleksiak & hooks her up with tickets

Drake shouts out Canadian Olympic Champion Penny Oleksiak & hooks her up with tickets

Toronto, ON – After revealing through social media that she had come up short in the race to purchase Summer Sixteen tickets, … Read More »

Joe Budden, Tory Lanez & Fabolous finally dropped their video for “Flex”

Joe Budden, Tory Lanez & Fabolous finally dropped their video for “Flex”

New York City, NY – On Aug. 11, OG rap kingpin Joe Budden finally released the video for his “Flex” collaboration track … Read More »

Day 4: Anderson .Paak & the Free Nationals claim spot as the most impressive act at Pemberton

Day 4: Anderson .Paak & the Free Nationals claim spot as the most impressive act at Pemberton

Vancouver, BC – It’s been a couple weeks, and the reverberations of Anderson. Paak’s set at Pemberton Music Festival can still be … Read More »

DirtyDeeds aka C4 releases album featuring JD Era, Clairmont the Second, Cola & more

DirtyDeeds aka C4 releases album featuring JD Era, Clairmont the Second, Cola & more

Toronto, ON – New music from Didier Arlot-Tovel, aka C4 and DirtyDeeds. His latest project, Let’s Be Friends, is a 15-track multi-genre … Read More »

Calling all DJs! Sign-up now for the newly announced Online Regional DMC DJ Competition

Calling all DJs! Sign-up now for the newly announced Online Regional DMC DJ Competition

Toronto, ON – Our good friends at DMC Canada just dropped off the flyer for their next regional battle. This time they’re … Read More »

Contest: Enter to win two tickets to Battle of the Beat Makers 2016, taking place Aug. 27

Contest: Enter to win two tickets to Battle of the Beat Makers 2016, taking place Aug. 27

Toronto, ON – Producers and hip-hop fans take note… Battle of the Beat Makers returns on Saturday, Aug. 27! 32 producers will … Read More »

The best show of Osheaga 2016 was Tory Lanez at the Scène Verte Sonnet

The best show of Osheaga 2016 was Tory Lanez at the Scène Verte Sonnet

Montreal, QC – On Sunday July 31, the annual Osheaga music festival finished strong with its third and final day of festivities … Read More »

Sway in the Morning: Tory Lanez freestyles, talks Drake, I Told You album debut & more

Sway in the Morning: Tory Lanez freestyles, talks Drake, I Told You album debut & more

Los Angeles, CA – With his album debut set to drop just over a week from now, Tory Lanez has announced that … Read More »

Song of the Day: Along with his new mixtape, Sese drops visuals for “Hyperbolic”

Song of the Day: Along with his new mixtape, Sese drops visuals for “Hyperbolic”

St. Catharines, ON – Coming in support of the brand new mixtape from Nightmare Klub’s Sese, the project’s video single is HipHopCanada’s … Read More »

The Buu Saga: Sese releases third installment of his DBZ-inspired mixtape series

The Buu Saga: Sese releases third installment of his DBZ-inspired mixtape series

St. Catharines, ON – The wait is over! If you’re an avid reader of HipHopCanada.com, you’re likely more than aware of Nightmare … Read More »

Contest: Enter to win two tickets to One Love Music Festival in Calgary

Contest: Enter to win two tickets to One Love Music Festival in Calgary

Calgary, AB – Presented by Live Nation and Two Towers, One Love Music Festival returns to Calgary from Sept. 10 – 11 … Read More »

Vancouver Juno Award-winner Grimes featured on Suicide Squad soundtrack

Vancouver Juno Award-winner Grimes featured on Suicide Squad soundtrack

Vancouver, BC – Suicide Squad: The Album dropped on Friday in support of the new feature film based on the DC Comics … Read More »

MuchMusic Top 30: Tory Lanez’s “LUV,” Kaytranada’s “Lite Spots,” & more

MuchMusic Top 30: Tory Lanez’s “LUV,” Kaytranada’s “Lite Spots,” & more

Toronto, ON – There isn’t much hip-hop/urban music featured on the MuchMusic Top 30 chart for the week beginning Friday, August 5, … Read More »

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