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Music, sobriety, family & the various other Layers of rhyme-slayer Royce da 5’9

Music, sobriety, family & the various other Layers of rhyme-slayer Royce da 5’9

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Music, sobriety, family & the various other Layers of rhyme-slayer Royce da 5’9″

Music, sobriety, family & the various other Layers of rhyme-slayer Royce da 5’9″

Fredericton, NB – Royce Da 5’9″ has been rapping for over 20 years now, he’s been in many successful collaborative groups, and … Read More »

Wasiu gave us a very thorough break-down of his new track “No Jumper”

Wasiu gave us a very thorough break-down of his new track “No Jumper”

Montreal rapper Wasiu recently released his latest single titled “No Jumper,” co-produced by … Read More »

Dynamic talks Eh List Summer Tour, new album & more with DJ MelBoogie on Vibe 105.5 FM

Dynamic talks Eh List Summer Tour, new album & more with DJ MelBoogie on Vibe 105.5 FM

Toronto, ON – Dynamic aka Ya Favourite Lightskin stops by Studio B on Vibe 105.5 FM to kick it with DJ MelBoogie. … Read More »

The Pick Up: We caught up with Derin Falana to talk about his new video

The Pick Up: We caught up with Derin Falana to talk about his new video

Brampton, ON – Brampton’s own Derin Falana recently released this new video for “The Pick Up” off the Live From Rocky Mountain … Read More »

EverythingOShauN & Xpress aka DJXP told us about their new video for “Til Now”

EverythingOShauN & Xpress aka DJXP told us about their new video for “Til Now”

Brampton, ON – B-Town up-and-comer EverythingOShauN just released his latest video for “Til Now.”
“Til Now” was produced by Xpress AKA DJXP, and … Read More »

Kardinal Offishall discusses the cultural impact of ‘The Greatest’, Muhammad Ali

Kardinal Offishall discusses the cultural impact of ‘The Greatest’, Muhammad Ali

Toronto, ON – Kardinal Offishall and Islamist scholar, Abdullah Hakim Quick discuss Muhammad Ali’s legacy and the impact he had on both … Read More »

Van Hill and Bane team up for “Stay Low” & Van told us all about it

Van Hill and Bane team up for “Stay Low” & Van told us all about it

Brampton, ON – B-Town up-and-comers Van Hill and Bane teamed up to bring us their first collaborative effort, “Stay Low” (produced by … Read More »

Premiere: Jame$ $crambles from the $crambler Gang releases his video for “Average Joe”

Premiere: Jame$ $crambles from the $crambler Gang releases his video for “Average Joe”

Toronto, ON – HipHopCanada has teamed up with Jame$ $crambles (from the $crambler Gang) to launch this new video for “Average Joe” … Read More »

Classified talks about his collaboration with Snak The Ripper & Slug on “Never Stop The Show”

Classified talks about his collaboration with Snak The Ripper & Slug on “Never Stop The Show”

Enfield, NS – This week Classified is promoting the single “Never Stop The Show” off his recently released Greatful album. The track … Read More »

Now You Know: EverythingOShauN breaks down his latest music video

Now You Know: EverythingOShauN breaks down his latest music video

Brampton, ON – Originally published May 26, 2016 – Brampton artist EverythingOShauN recently released his latest video for “Now You Know” off … Read More »

Sound Lust is a brand new solo EP from DJ Floetic that you should hear

Sound Lust is a brand new solo EP from DJ Floetic that you should hear

Vancouver, BC – Vancouver’s DJ Floetic has been sharing a space on the rooster of respected West Coast DJ’s for a while. He is … Read More »

Stealth Bomb’s new Golden boy rains Showers with debut album

Stealth Bomb’s new Golden boy rains Showers with debut album

Vancouver, BC – Originally published on May 10, 2016 – They are pushing the boundaries of Canadian hip-hop and now the Stealth … Read More »

Check out this lecture from Madlib at New York’s recent RBMA

Check out this lecture from Madlib at New York’s recent RBMA

New York, NY – This past May saw Red Bull Music Academy take over the city of New York for a month of … Read More »

KIV and Thomas dropped a double video release for “Flying High” & “Wake Up”

KIV and Thomas dropped a double video release for “Flying High” & “Wake Up”

London, ON – Following the release of the Wake Up mixtape, KIV teamed up with Thomas to release this double video drop … Read More »

We caught up with Van Hill about his return to the rap game & his new song “Prove That”

We caught up with Van Hill about his return to the rap game & his new song “Prove That”

Brampton, ON – Earlier this week, Van Hill released his latest single on us titled “Prove That.” It’s been almost half a … Read More »

k-os breaks down Views From The Stix & talks about what it’s like to work with Kaytranada

k-os breaks down Views From The Stix & talks about what it’s like to work with Kaytranada

Toronto, ON – On May 20, k-os released his second ever mixtape titled Views From The Stix. The project is 15 tracks … Read More »

The Blue released “The People’s Champ” & told us why Shad is his favourite rapper

The Blue released “The People’s Champ” & told us why Shad is his favourite rapper

Calgary, AB – Calgary artist The Blue is back from his hiatus with the release of his latest single titled “The People’s … Read More »

We caught up with DillanPonders to talk about his hiatus & his new track “Go Daddy Go”

We caught up with DillanPonders to talk about his hiatus & his new track “Go Daddy Go”

Toronto, ON – DillanPonders made huge waves in 2014 and 2015 as Toronto rap’s reigning drug lord. But 2016 has been surprisingly … 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 »

A Conversation with Vancouver Rapper Walden Ash on His Rapid Rise to Success

A Conversation with Vancouver Rapper Walden Ash on His Rapid Rise to Success

Vancouver, BC – Having recorded his first song ever only last year, up and coming artist Walden Ash has broken onto the … Read More »

“Super Crush” is a new video collaboration from Rel McCoy and Moka Only that you’ll want to catch

“Super Crush” is a new video collaboration from Rel McCoy and Moka Only that you’ll want to catch

Toronto, ON – It’s always a good time when we get new music from Rel McCoy, and he recently dropped a new … Read More »

You need to listen to this “No Traffic” track by D.O. Gibson

You need to listen to this “No Traffic” track by D.O. Gibson

Toronto, ON – Back in April, D.O. Gibson teamed up with Slakah The Beatchild and Prince Albert, Saskatchewan-based producer Rayne Drop for … Read More »

On This Grind: D.O. Gibson gave us industry advice & discussed his new podcast

On This Grind: D.O. Gibson gave us industry advice & discussed his new podcast

Toronto, ON – One of my favourite guys in the rap game, D.O. Gibson recently debuted a new podcast series entitled On … 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 »

LostSoulsClub: Meet the Brampton rap collective and listen to “Bravo” & “U Should Chill”

LostSoulsClub: Meet the Brampton rap collective and listen to “Bravo” & “U Should Chill”

Brampton, ON – I recently got familiar with a new collective coming out of Brampton called the LostSoulsClub (LSC). The LSC collective … Read More »

Nostalgia OD: M Mac talks about the oldschool, the new school & sampling The Simpsons

Nostalgia OD: M Mac talks about the oldschool, the new school & sampling The Simpsons

Toronto, ON – Earlier this week, Toronto super producer and SmashMouth Music Group beatsmith M Mac released his Nostalgia OD remix project.
Nostalgia … Read More »

Introducing ninetyfour: New Vancouver’s auspicious R&B talent

Introducing ninetyfour: New Vancouver’s auspicious R&B talent

Vancouver, BC – At 21 years old Tevin Douglas, known as ninetyfour, is already showing strong promise, hustle and potential for Vancouver’s budding … Read More »

Premiere: Listen to the Sad Mafia EP by 17 year old Richmond Hill producer Krinny

Premiere: Listen to the Sad Mafia EP by 17 year old Richmond Hill producer Krinny

Richmond Hill, ON – HipHopCanada has teamed up with 17 year old Richmond Hill producing prodigy, Krinny, to bring you the premiere … Read More »

Live From Rocky Mountain: We caught up with Derin Falana to talk about his new mixtape

Live From Rocky Mountain: We caught up with Derin Falana to talk about his new mixtape

Brampton, ON – Brampton artist Derin Falana finally released his his highly anticipated new Live From Rocky Mountain mixtape earlier this month.
The … Read More »

Behind The Scenes at the 45th Annual JUNO Awards – Part 2

Behind The Scenes at the 45th Annual JUNO Awards – Part 2

Calgary, AB – In part one of our behind-the-scenes coverage at the JUNO Awards, we gave you a sneak peak of all … Read More »

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