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Halifax’s Aldean Alliston aka AL Boogie releases fresh visuals for “Make A Kil

Halifax’s Aldean Alliston aka AL Boogie releases fresh visuals for “Make A Kil

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Halifax’s Aldean Alliston aka AL Boogie releases fresh visuals for “Make A Killing”

Halifax’s Aldean Alliston aka AL Boogie releases fresh visuals for “Make A Killing”

Halifax, NS – Aldean Alliston aka AL Boogie has been honing his craft for years mixing it up with the likes of … Read More »

#BigTicket: Eternia & MoSS to headline with support from OSIYM, Blaq August & more

#BigTicket: Eternia & MoSS to headline with support from OSIYM, Blaq August & more

Toronto, ON – It’s that time of the month again! Toronto’s infamous #BigTicket monthly hip-hop series is back once again with another … Read More »

Song of the Day: Derek Wise is “GLAM” with new Tommy Kruise-produced single

Song of the Day: Derek Wise is “GLAM” with new Tommy Kruise-produced single

Toronto, QC – Derek Wise and Tommy Kruise are two of the most intriguing and creative talents coming out of their respective cities. … Read More »

Runnin’ It: Derek Wise gets back on track with the Glam Wave EP

Runnin’ It: Derek Wise gets back on track with the Glam Wave EP

Toronto, ON – Originally uploaded to SoundCloud late 2015 as a 3-song release, Derek Wise finally settled on 6-tracks for the final … Read More »

Swisslizz showed up with some game on his new EP, Tales From 25

Swisslizz showed up with some game on his new EP, Tales From 25

Vancouver, BC – Over the last two weeks we’ve seen a slew of new releases within the Vancouver hip-hop scene. Many of our well-known … Read More »

No Rush: Tyler Durand gears up for his Elephants Got Wings EP with a new lyric video

No Rush: Tyler Durand gears up for his Elephants Got Wings EP with a new lyric video

Brantford, ON – With his new Elephants Got Wings EP set to drop Saturday, Feb .13, seasoned lyricist and songwriter Tyler Durand releases … Read More »

New York rapper Troy Ave talks Canadian Tour, White Christmas 3, Young Lito & more

New York rapper Troy Ave talks Canadian Tour, White Christmas 3, Young Lito & more

Ottawa, ON – BSB Records rapper Troy Ave was recently in the Nation’s Capital for the second date of his White Christmas … Read More »

All-Star Weekend: Drake set to face NBA legend Reggie Miller in ping pong challenge

All-Star Weekend: Drake set to face NBA legend Reggie Miller in ping pong challenge

Toronto, ON – As if there wasn’t enough to look forward to for this year’s NBA All-Star Weekend taking place in Toronto. … Read More »

Dizzy stays on top of his game with new mixtape Been Dizzy

Dizzy stays on top of his game with new mixtape Been Dizzy

Edmonton, AB – Nearly six years ago, HipHopCanada profiled Edmonton product and well regarded MC, Dizzy. While interviewed he was asked what … Read More »

Doom Squad’s NineLivez releases solo project, Nickel Plated 9’z

Doom Squad’s NineLivez releases solo project, Nickel Plated 9’z

Edmonton, AB – In Fall 2015, Doom Squad member NineLivez released his second solo project, Nickel Plated 9’z. The album fittingly consists … Read More »

Migki Barrz makes his Prairies debut with new single “MVP”

Migki Barrz makes his Prairies debut with new single “MVP”

Edmonton, AB – Introducing Migki Barzz, making his HipHopCanada debut with the new single “MVP.” Born in Jamaica and coming up in … Read More »

Song(s) of the Day: Toronto’s $KrewUpz make strong debut with party-themed self-titled EP

Song(s) of the Day: Toronto’s $KrewUpz make strong debut with party-themed self-titled EP

Toronto, ON – After just recently introducing our viewers to up-and-comer MessThaBest, we’re happy to bring you the $KrewUpz self-titled EP debut, … Read More »

Show Review: Here’s what happened when ONYX came to Calgary

Show Review: Here’s what happened when ONYX came to Calgary

Calgary, AB – On Jan. 29, our friends over at True Rhythm brought Fredro Starr and Sticky Fingaz of ONYX to Calgary … Read More »

Junia-T releases new Sproxx-produced single “My, My, My” featuring BriskInTheHouse

Junia-T releases new Sproxx-produced single “My, My, My” featuring BriskInTheHouse

Mississauga, ON – Backed by some smooth Sproxx (Proletarian Music/Freedom Writers) production and DJ Docta cuts, “My My My” is the latest … Read More »

Ramsay Almighty starts off 2016 strong with new singles: Miami, Kola Champagne, Ari Ferrari

Ramsay Almighty starts off 2016 strong with new singles: Miami, Kola Champagne, Ari Ferrari

Kitchener, ON – “Big city dreams for a small city kid.” – Up-and-coming producer/MC Ramsay Almighty has a party in “Miami” in … Read More »

Krayzie Bone of Bone Thugs-N-Harmony is live in Oshawa on Mar. 12 at Jimmy O’Toole’s

Krayzie Bone of Bone Thugs-N-Harmony is live in Oshawa on Mar. 12 at Jimmy O’Toole’s

Oshawa, ON – Oshawa… this is big one! Completely stoked to be putting this post together. One of my favourite artists of … Read More »

Sault Ste. Marie hip-hop artist Outspoken Corboy remixes Adele’s “Hello”

Sault Ste. Marie hip-hop artist Outspoken Corboy remixes Adele’s “Hello”

Sault Ste. Marie, ON – Before the New Year, up-and-comer Outspoken Corboy released his take on Adele’s popular single, “Hello.” Corboy teamed … Read More »

Song of the Day: Peter Jackson enlists Ace Hood & Jay Vado for new single “Mind Blown”

Song of the Day: Peter Jackson enlists Ace Hood & Jay Vado for new single “Mind Blown”

Toronto, ON – If anyone was a strong candidate for a JUNO nomination that didn’t get a nod, it was Peter Jackson. … Read More »

That’s COLD: Friday aka Ricky Dred previews Nocturnal LP with new video

That’s COLD: Friday aka Ricky Dred previews Nocturnal LP with new video

Toronto, ON – “COLD” is the latest visual release from Toronto vet Friday aka Ricky Dred. The track is the first single … Read More »

2016 JUNO Awards: Drake, Kardinal, k-os & more nominated for Rap Recording of the Year

2016 JUNO Awards: Drake, Kardinal, k-os & more nominated for Rap Recording of the Year

Toronto, ON – After months of waiting patiently, CARAS has finally revealed the nominations for the 2016 JUNO Awards taking place in … Read More »

Moka Only talks Swollen Members: Interview video 2 / 3

Moka Only talks Swollen Members: Interview video 2 / 3

Vancouver, BC – Last week we premiered the first of a three-part interview with Moka Only on the topic of his come-up and relationship … Read More »

The Cell Saga: Rising star Sese pushes anime rap genre further with latest project

The Cell Saga: Rising star Sese pushes anime rap genre further with latest project

St. Catharines, ON – After pushing his career to new heights with the release of The Frieza Saga EP, rising hip-hop star … Read More »

Dartmouth’s FoFF previews Code of Conduct LP with “Sidewalks” single

Dartmouth’s FoFF previews Code of Conduct LP with “Sidewalks” single

Dartmouth, NS – “Sidewalks” is the first single from FoFF off his Code of Conduct album, set to drop this spring. You … Read More »

Hopscotch Recap: 3-day Halifax event featured Rakim, Freddie Gibbs, Madchild & more

Hopscotch Recap: 3-day Halifax event featured Rakim, Freddie Gibbs, Madchild & more

Halifax, NS – Check out this great recap video of the 3-day Halifax Hopscotch Festival. The event took place this past September … Read More »

MessThaBest & Levy Da Don release the “Thought It Was A Drought Remix” video

MessThaBest & Levy Da Don release the “Thought It Was A Drought Remix” video

Toronto, ON – Markham in the building. TK Productions holds down directing duties on the latest visual release from up-and-comers MessThaBest and … Read More »

Chart Topper: Toronto producer Boi-1da held the No. 1 & 2 spots on iTunes

Chart Topper: Toronto producer Boi-1da held the No. 1 & 2 spots on iTunes

Toronto, ON – By now you’ve heard of the new Drake single, “Summer Sixteen” produced by Toronto’s own Noah “40” Shebib and … Read More »

Black Mask: Toronto’s Big Billz, GD & Pressa join forces for new video

Black Mask: Toronto’s Big Billz, GD & Pressa join forces for new video

Toronto, ON – Brought to you by 3Letterz Entertainment, Toronto’s Big Billz, GD and Pressa of Wassi Gang come together for the … Read More »

Understanding Summer Sixteen: With Meek Mill digested, Drake sets his sights on bigger targets

Understanding Summer Sixteen: With Meek Mill digested, Drake sets his sights on bigger targets

Listening to Episode 14 of OVO Sound Radio earlier tonight, it’s clear … Read More »

Drake introduces “Summer Sixteen” on OVO Sound Radio Ep. 14; available on iTunes

Drake introduces “Summer Sixteen” on OVO Sound Radio Ep. 14; available on iTunes

Toronto, ON – It seems the feud with Meek Mill has turned on a more aggressive side of Drake that’s showing no … Read More »

Moka Only talks Swollen Members: Interview video 1/ 3

Moka Only talks Swollen Members: Interview video 1/ 3

Vancouver, BC – Leading up to the upcoming re-releases of Swollen Members’ first two albums, Balance and Bad Dreams, on February 26th, … Read More »

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