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Nova Scotia’s Mitchell Bailey teams up with Cam Smith & Gold Bangz for “W

Nova Scotia’s Mitchell Bailey teams up with Cam Smith & Gold Bangz for “W

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Tonight: KarmaXWave presents J Soul,Top 5 and special guests in Toronto

Tonight: KarmaXWave presents J Soul,Top 5 and special guests in Toronto

Toronto, ON – To close out a hot summer, KarmaXwave is putting on one last show tonight at Adelaide Hall. Doors open … Read More »

Top 5 performances I am looking forward to at One Love Music Festival 2016

Top 5 performances I am looking forward to at One Love Music Festival 2016

Calgary, AB – With only a few weeks left until the annual One Love Music Festival, we’re getting super excited to see … 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

Producers and hip-hop fans take note… Battle of the Beat Makers returns on Saturday, Aug. 27! Buy your tickets now!

Toronto’s Dre Specz releases new “It’s On” video in support of #NoRefund EP

Toronto’s Dre Specz releases new “It’s On” video in support of #NoRefund EP

Toronto, ON – Coming in support of his upcoming EP, #NoRefunds, GSC/Oracle Recordings artist Dre Specz drops off new visuals. “It’s On” … Read More »

Lil Wayne cancels One Love Music Festival appearance; Logic added to the festival line-up

Lil Wayne cancels One Love Music Festival appearance; Logic added to the festival line-up

Calgary, AB – With less than a month until the highly anticipated One Love Music Festival, the festival organizers just announced two … Read More »

First-year Chicago teacher creates rap video to welcome 4th grade students

First-year Chicago teacher creates rap video to welcome 4th grade students

Chicago, IL – We need more people like this teaching our kids. With back to school right around the corner, a new … Read More »

In 2020 Maestro feels Andre De Grasse will stick to his vision and go “The Distance”

In 2020 Maestro feels Andre De Grasse will stick to his vision and go “The Distance”

Toronto, ON – Right before the Olympics kicked off in Rio, Canadian rap pioneers Maestro Fresh Wes and Saukrates teamed up to … Read More »

You need to listen to “DiCaprio” by OSIYM right now

You need to listen to “DiCaprio” by OSIYM right now

Toronto, ON – We’re taking a late pass on this one; but earlier this year Toronto’s OSIYM duo dropped a dope new … Read More »

Listen to Episode 008 of The Faculty Co. podcast featuring MC/actor Bishop Brigante

Listen to Episode 008 of The Faculty Co. podcast featuring MC/actor Bishop Brigante

Toronto, ON – Shane Stirling and Jonathon “Bizz” Brown come together once again as The Faculty Co.. Episode 008 of their podcast … Read More »

Nova Scotia’s Mitchell Bailey teams up with Cam Smith & Gold Bangz for “Who Da Man”

Nova Scotia’s Mitchell Bailey teams up with Cam Smith & Gold Bangz for “Who Da Man”

Cape Breton, NS – Nova Scotia up-and-comer Mitchell Bailey recently teamed up with Gold Bangz and Cam Smith for this track titled … Read More »

New music from Sauga City’s Fame Holiday: “I’m On” & posse cut “Respek”

New music from Sauga City’s Fame Holiday: “I’m On” & posse cut “Respek”

Mississauga, ON – Check out the latest release from Sauga City up-and-comer, Fame Holiday. You can listen to “I’m On” via Fame’s … Read More »

Montreal’s Hellbound Bishop releases new visuals for Auzi-produced “1st of the Month”

Montreal’s Hellbound Bishop releases new visuals for Auzi-produced “1st of the Month”

Montreal, QC – Representing Gutta Pham, Real City rapper HellBound Bishop releases a new trap banger called “1st of the Month.” You … Read More »

Ritchie Boyz: Fresco releases the BAMN-directed “2 Minutes of Fire” video

Ritchie Boyz: Fresco releases the BAMN-directed “2 Minutes of Fire” video

Ottawa, ON – Fresco of the Ritchie Boyz is back with new BAMN-directed visuals for the track, “2 Minutes of Fire.” The … Read More »

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 »

Ain’t For Everyone: T Gramz releases new video in support of My Way album debut

Ain’t For Everyone: T Gramz releases new video in support of My Way album debut

Toronto, ON – 1000 Gramz Entertainment presents… Coming in support of his album debut, My Way, Toronto’s T Gramz releases new visuals … 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 »

Hope You Feel: Kayo releases new song featuring Tanisha & Yuri Koller

Hope You Feel: Kayo releases new song featuring Tanisha & Yuri Koller

Toronto, ON – As a thank you to the fans who came out to his show at The Drake Hotel on Thursday, … 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 »

Brampton’s Romeyo Wilson previews Timeless EP with Blacka Da Don-assisted “New Tings”

Brampton’s Romeyo Wilson previews Timeless EP with Blacka Da Don-assisted “New Tings”

Brampton, ON – B-Town stays killing it! Romeyo Wilson teams up with Toronto’s Blacka Da Don for “New Tings.” The Primestars-produced record … Read More »

Ottawa up-and-comer Wavy Drexler impresses with 4-track EP, Base

Ottawa up-and-comer Wavy Drexler impresses with 4-track EP, Base

Ottawa, ON – After building a buzz with his self-produced single “BYE!”, Ottawa’s Wavy Drexler drops a 4-track EP by the name … Read More »

Toronto’s ScrapGang preview Already Signed mixtape with 2 new leaks

Toronto’s ScrapGang preview Already Signed mixtape with 2 new leaks

Toronto, ON – We’ve got some dope new music from Toronto’s ScrapGang. SG preview new tunes from their mixtape, Already Signed, which … Read More »

Industry vet Heavy Hudson wants to help you step up your social media game

Industry vet Heavy Hudson wants to help you step up your social media game

Toronto, ON – Michael Hudson (aka Heavy Hudson) has been part of the Canadian hip-hop community for years, working with a variety … Read More »

Jahail makes multiple moves with double video for “Y.W.M / Late Nights”

Jahail makes multiple moves with double video for “Y.W.M / Late Nights”

Toronto, ON – Our homies at the YoursTruly collective put us on to one of their Toronto collaborators making moves in the … Read More »

Tory Lanez releases album debut, I Told You; sits at No. 2 on iTunes’ Top Albums chart

Tory Lanez releases album debut, I Told You; sits at No. 2 on iTunes’ Top Albums chart

Toronto, ON – Today is a big day for Canadian hip-hop as Tory Lanez has officially released his album debut, I Told … 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 »

Aktu El Shabazz drops 18-tracks of F.L.O.W Vol. 1

Aktu El Shabazz drops 18-tracks of F.L.O.W Vol. 1

Vancouver, BC – New generation Brooklyn to Vancity rapper Aktu El Shabazz drops his classic sound over 18-tracks of a brand new … 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 »

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