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Quake Matthews releases “Just Another Love Story” video; pens himself a letter

Quake Matthews releases “Just Another Love Story” video; pens himself a letter

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Rick Ross wants you to know that success is yours if you’re bold enough to take it

Rick Ross wants you to know that success is yours if you’re bold enough to take it

Empires aren’t built over night, and the decade-long career of Rick Ross has been an unwavering and … Read More »

Just Another Love Story: Quake Matthews discusses his longterm relationship with alcohol

Just Another Love Story: Quake Matthews discusses his longterm relationship with alcohol

Halifax, NS – East Coast rapper and one half of The Search duo, Quake Matthews just released a new solo cut in … Read More »

Toronto’s Pierre Pharaoh talks his single “70 Down” featuring Shottie Pippen

Toronto’s Pierre Pharaoh talks his single “70 Down” featuring Shottie Pippen

Toronto, ON – With such a high saturation of artists coming out of Central Canada, it often takes something out of the ordinary … Read More »

Friend Switch: Nēgu$ breaks down his new track & talks about cutting people out of his life

Friend Switch: Nēgu$ breaks down his new track & talks about cutting people out of his life

Brampton, ON – Brampton up-and-comer Nēgu$ (of the LSC collective) just released a brand new single titled “Friend Switch” (produced by Emil. … Read More »

Toronto’s Friday aka Ricky Dred discusses his new “Hungry” video featuring T Gramz

Toronto’s Friday aka Ricky Dred discusses his new “Hungry” video featuring T Gramz

Toronto, ON – Last week we brought you the new “Hungry” single from Toronto vet Friday (aka Ricky Dred) featuring 1000 Gramz … Read More »

King Push: ShaqIsDope breaks down his new Pusha T homage track

King Push: ShaqIsDope breaks down his new Pusha T homage track

Toronto, ON – Toronto artist ShaqIsDope recently released a brand new track titled “King Push” as homage to the G.O.A.T. Pusha T.
This … Read More »

Toronto up-and-comer Delon Dior breaks down his new single “Faygo”

Toronto up-and-comer Delon Dior breaks down his new single “Faygo”

Toronto, ON – Following up on his Ktoe-produced banger, “Didn’t See This Coming,” Toronto rapper Delon Dior returns with a new single … Read More »

Toronto MC & entrepreneur TRA talks SARS Radio & other new projects

Toronto MC & entrepreneur TRA talks SARS Radio & other new projects

Toronto, ON – The SARS Network is one of the most recognized and celebrated hip-hop brands coming out of Toronto. The S.A.R.S. … Read More »

PostCard: B3auu breaks down his new mixtape from up north in Nunavut

PostCard: B3auu breaks down his new mixtape from up north in Nunavut

Iqaluit, NU – Nunavut artist B3auu (formerly of the Hamilton, ON based Bo$ Clique crew) recently released his latest solo project, PostCard: … Read More »

Dark Matter: Johnny Darko talks about his new EP & why it’s his most authentic release ever

Dark Matter: Johnny Darko talks about his new EP & why it’s his most authentic release ever

Toronto, ON – Toronto artist Johnny Darko recently teamed up with Cream to release this new three-track EP titled Dark Matter, as … Read More »

Harbored Thoughts: LSC artist Zsay talks about his new track & making vulnerable music

Harbored Thoughts: LSC artist Zsay talks about his new track & making vulnerable music

Brampton, ON – At the end of January, LSC collective artist Zsay released a brand new single titled “Harbored Thoughts.” Arguably his … Read More »

We spoke to The People North West about their smooth come-up on the West Coast

We spoke to The People North West about their smooth come-up on the West Coast

Vancouver, BC – The People North West are one of the few rap crews making moves on the West Coast, and they’ve accomplished … Read More »

City On A Wave: CloudE discusses his latest track & putting Calgary on the map

City On A Wave: CloudE discusses his latest track & putting Calgary on the map

Calgary, AB – Calgary artist CloudE recently released a brand new single titled “City On A Wave” (produced by GoldFlame Beats).
“City On … Read More »

Premiere: Ottawa artist Pter P releases his highly anticipated debut LIT album

Premiere: Ottawa artist Pter P releases his highly anticipated debut LIT album

Ottawa, ON – We’re very excited to announce that we’ve teamed up with Ottawa artist Pter P for the premiere of his … Read More »

Watch JT Soul’s cinematic two-track video for “Velvet Tears” & “Sun & Moon”

Watch JT Soul’s cinematic two-track video for “Velvet Tears” & “Sun & Moon”

Montreal, QC – Originally published Jan. 27, 2017 – Earlier this month, 17-year old Montreal up-and-comer JT Soul released a new two-track … Read More »

Immerze discusses his new two-track video for “2 Cents” & “Black Bond”

Immerze discusses his new two-track video for “2 Cents” & “Black Bond”

Vancouver, BC – Originally published Jan. 27, 2017 – Earlier this week Vancouver artist Immerze released a brand new two-part visual for … Read More »

We talked to Vancouver singer/songwriter Raiel about establishing his artistic identity

We talked to Vancouver singer/songwriter Raiel about establishing his artistic identity

While the West Coast music scene is heavily filled with trap-influenced R&B, there are few artists who are confidently executing other avenues of the genre … Read More »

Jordan Rivers talks about “Going In” on his latest video

Jordan Rivers talks about “Going In” on his latest video

Toronto up-and-comer Jordan Rivers recently dropped a new video single titled “Going In” (produced by BDM) off the forthcoming new Finding My Way EP … Read More »

Winnipeg emcee Myazwe talks about his newest single “Right My Wrongs”

Winnipeg emcee Myazwe talks about his newest single “Right My Wrongs”

Toronto and the West Coast generally get the most credit for giving rise to promising rap talent, but Winnipeg’s Myazwe is making a smooth entry into the industry as one of the few … Read More »

Khalid talks finding his voice & charting his own path to success

Khalid talks finding his voice & charting his own path to success

At just 18 years old, R&B singer/songwriter Khalid isn’t your typical teen. With a newly acquired deal under his belt from RCA Records, his rise to the forefront of the … Read More »

Song of the Day: Ziyaad Luceō discusses “Broken Skies” & watching a loved one battle addiction

Song of the Day: Ziyaad Luceō discusses “Broken Skies” & watching a loved one battle addiction

Brampton, ON – Earlier this month Brampton artist Ziyaad Luceō released a brand new single titled “Broken Skies.” “Broken Skies” is HipHopCanada’s … Read More »

We caught up with Bane to talk about his new two-part release “Decisions / Who Are You”

We caught up with Bane to talk about his new two-part release “Decisions / Who Are You”

Brampton, ON – Today Brampton artist Bane premiered this dope new two-part record via Complex titled “Decisions / Who Are You.”
This … Read More »

We caught up with Keffaleng to talk about his new track “Off The Wall”

We caught up with Keffaleng to talk about his new track “Off The Wall”

Toronto, ON – Earlier this month Toronto artist Keffaleng released his latest single titled “Off The Wall” in anticipation of his forthcoming … Read More »

Atlanta-based artist Quie speaks about self-producing his debut album, Darkside

Atlanta-based artist Quie speaks about self-producing his debut album, Darkside

Atlanta, GA – Coming through our speakers from Georgia, Atlanta artist Quie has been quietly working away for most of 2016 on his debut … Read More »

Los Angeles artist Tate Tucker talks about keeping things on the “Low”

Los Angeles artist Tate Tucker talks about keeping things on the “Low”

Los Angeles, CA – Earlier this month Los Angeles artist Tate Tucker dropped “Low” (produced by KJ and Garrett Lodge) as his … Read More »

Premiere: JR Fillion goes global for the first time ever in his new video for “City Life”

Premiere: JR Fillion goes global for the first time ever in his new video for “City Life”

London, ON – HipHopCanada has teamed up with London artist JR Fillion to bring you the premiere of this new video single … Read More »

We caught up with DillanPonders to talk about his “PRBLMS”

We caught up with DillanPonders to talk about his “PRBLMS”

Toronto, ON – Following the monstrous release of his new Acid Reign project, SmashMouth Music Group artist DillanPonders just dropped a … Read More »

Chase Aaron’s album, Therapy is a charismatic R&B experience courtesy of WTFCAMP

Chase Aaron’s album, Therapy is a charismatic R&B experience courtesy of WTFCAMP

Vancouver, BC – In an industry that is constructed with extremely calculated moves, there’s fewer instances where we’re faced with music that … Read More »

Premiere: Kevin Oaks releases “Kevin Spacey” as a flip of Kaytranada’s “Hilarity Duff”

Premiere: Kevin Oaks releases “Kevin Spacey” as a flip of Kaytranada’s “Hilarity Duff”

Toronto, ON – HipHopCanada has teamed up with Toronto artist Kevin Oaks (formerly known as K.Seize) to bring you the premiere of … Read More »

Premiere: Seth Dyer releases Adom Woods directed visuals for “Black Ghosts”

Premiere: Seth Dyer releases Adom Woods directed visuals for “Black Ghosts”

Toronto, ON – Nearly one year after writing “Black Ghosts,” Toronto artist Seth Dyer returns with a minimalistic Adom Woods directed video … Read More »

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