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ATL-based Canadian rapper DruggOfChoice drops new visuals for “DRUGS-123”

ATL-based Canadian rapper DruggOfChoice drops new visuals for “DRUGS-123”

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Sled Island announces Flying Lotus as the festival’s 2017 guest curator

Sled Island announces Flying Lotus as the festival’s 2017 guest curator

Calgary, AB – With less than six months until the return of Sled Island, the annual Calgary music festival just kicked off … 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 »

Scarborough’s Jessy James releases video in support of his single “Phony”

Scarborough’s Jessy James releases video in support of his single “Phony”

Toronto, ON – Scarborough recording artist Jessy James returns with the new “Phony” video shot by Xerox Visuals. Check out the new … 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 »

You’ll never see Conch coming with “Too Soon”

You’ll never see Conch coming with “Too Soon”

Edmonton, AB – Local rapper/producer Conch recently added a new track to his resume. With production by Lot D, Conch takes his … Read More »

ATL-based Canadian rapper DruggOfChoice drops new visuals for “DRUGS-123”

ATL-based Canadian rapper DruggOfChoice drops new visuals for “DRUGS-123”

Atlanta, GA – Newfoundland born ATL transplant DruggOfChoice returns with a new video for his AK All-Day-produced single, “DRUGS-123.” The songs takes … Read More »

Toronto’s Dre Specz drops 2 new Prince Beatz-directed videos for “Rum Prophets” & “Fist High”

Toronto’s Dre Specz drops 2 new Prince Beatz-directed videos for “Rum Prophets” & “Fist High”

Toronto, ON – Rapper Dre Specz of Gully Side Camp starts the year off with 2 new visual releases directed by Prince … Read More »

Gravestones: Luxe opens up about his first single release since undergoing chemo

Gravestones: Luxe opens up about his first single release since undergoing chemo

Burlington, ON – Burlington artist Luxe (formerly Luxe Taylor) just released a brand new track titled “Gravestones” (co-produced by Luxe, Frenchy and … Read More »

Toronto rapper Pressa releases video for Murda Beatz-produced “Novacane”

Toronto rapper Pressa releases video for Murda Beatz-produced “Novacane”

Toronto, ON – With a recent string of notable co-signs (Meek Mill, Lil Bibby) adding to his already growing buzz, Blue Feathers … Read More »

Khalid releases new track “Saved” and plays Toronto’s Velvet Underground January 15th

Khalid releases new track “Saved” and plays Toronto’s Velvet Underground January 15th

El Paso, TX – At just 18 years old, El-Paso singer/songwriter, Khalid is a star in the making.  As a recent signee with Right … Read More »

Maine reps for London in new visuals for “Rockstar”

Maine reps for London in new visuals for “Rockstar”

London, UK – The UK rap scene is a beast in itself that we don’t often have a chance to cover. But earlier … Read More »

Brampton songstress Aiona introduces herself with sultry single “You & I”

Brampton songstress Aiona introduces herself with sultry single “You & I”

Brampton, ON – Waycool’s newest member is a vocally strong songstress coming out of Brampton who goes by Aiona. Her debut single “You And I” … Read More »

Carmine satisfies listeners with his clever bars on the “Magic Johnson Freestyle”

Carmine satisfies listeners with his clever bars on the “Magic Johnson Freestyle”

Corpus Christi, TX – In the past we’ve had the opportunity to touch on impressive previous releases from Corpus Christi, emcee Carmine such … Read More »

Mississauga singer/songrwriter anders sets the bar high with his new single “re-up”

Mississauga singer/songrwriter anders sets the bar high with his new single “re-up”

Mississauga, ON – The new year seems to have brought rising promise and results for many artists, and singer/songwriter anders is emerging as a competitive … Read More »

GVA Sound’s new low-beat hit “Dogfight” drops

GVA Sound’s new low-beat hit “Dogfight” drops

Vancouver, BC – Music group GVA Sound has been gaining attention not only locally, but also internationally. With their new low, yet upbeat hit … Read More »

You Feel Me? Toronto’s Infu talks new EP, “West Side” video, plans for 2017 & more

You Feel Me? Toronto’s Infu talks new EP, “West Side” video, plans for 2017 & more

Since first emerging on the Toronto hip-hop scene in 2010, rapper Infu has been working hard at…

HipHopCanada on Spotify: Check out Sarah Jay’s Weekly Picks Vol. 15

HipHopCanada on Spotify: Check out Sarah Jay’s Weekly Picks Vol. 15

Calgary, AB – HipHopCanada joined Spotify in 2016 and we’ve been releasing a new playlist with two hours of music every single … Read More »

Party Monster: The Weeknd releases latest video in support of Starboy

Party Monster: The Weeknd releases latest video in support of Starboy

Toronto, ON – The Weeknd released a new video on Thursday in support of his chart-topping album, Starboy. “Party Monster” – which … Read More »

Stevie Ross’s debut Something In Wonderland just dropped and it’s worth checking out

Stevie Ross’s debut Something In Wonderland just dropped and it’s worth checking out

Vancouver, BC – Although he shows promise as one of Vancouver’s budding up-and-comers, Stevie Ross is no novice in the scene. He’s … Read More »

XUAVE’s new single “Worry” is the third release off his alternative rap EP, Glum

XUAVE’s new single “Worry” is the third release off his alternative rap EP, Glum

Ottawa, ON – Based out of Ottawa, and currently rooted in Toronto, 19 year old XUAVE has been building up his fan base in … Read More »

Teff Hinkson teams up with Way Cool producer DviousMindZ for “Headshot”

Teff Hinkson teams up with Way Cool producer DviousMindZ for “Headshot”

Toronto, ON – With roots in Barbados, Teff Hinkson is making the move to infiltrate the North American music scene. Most notably, … Read More »

Kyle Wildfern’s new single “Jerome Bettis Flow” indicates that WayCool isn’t slowing down

Kyle Wildfern’s new single “Jerome Bettis Flow” indicates that WayCool isn’t slowing down

Brampton, ON – WayCool had a strong finish coming out of 2016 with a handful of notable releases from various artists in the … Read More »

MAUJ teases upcoming EP with the release of her vibey first single, “Mind”

MAUJ teases upcoming EP with the release of her vibey first single, “Mind”

Toronto, ON – It wasn’t that long ago that Toronto singer/songwriter MAUJ was hinting at the release of her first single and debut … Read More »

Take a hit at Tyler Skyy’s new “Women” video

Take a hit at Tyler Skyy’s new “Women” video

Vancouver, BC – Vancouver-created artist Tyler Skyy released new visuals for his stimulating track “Women” fresh off his new album Rainy Days + Peace Signs.
The … Read More »

JETSET’s first single “Time Of Your Life” cements him as a Toronto artist to watch

JETSET’s first single “Time Of Your Life” cements him as a Toronto artist to watch

Vancouver, BC – Three months after releasing his first single “Time Of Your Life”, Toronto artist JETSET has managed to establish himself … Read More »

Toronto rapper Top 5 talks Styles P, getting advice from Drake, Varna Drive & more

Toronto rapper Top 5 talks Styles P, getting advice from Drake, Varna Drive & more

Toronto up-and-comer Top 5 recently made his National Capital Region debut with an all ages show inside Ottawa’s The Bourbon Room.

Maestro Fresh Wes to help Carleton University celebrate 75th anniversary on Jan. 18

Maestro Fresh Wes to help Carleton University celebrate 75th anniversary on Jan. 18

Ottawa, ON – The godfather of Canadian hip-hop, Maestro Fresh Wes, returns to Carleton University on Jan. 18 to help the school … Read More »

Toronto young guns LB, LD Bandz & G Boy drop visuals for their catchy new single “My Phone”

Toronto young guns LB, LD Bandz & G Boy drop visuals for their catchy new single “My Phone”

Toronto, ON – Another big record coming out the 6ix to start the year off. Don’t be surprised if the catchy “My … Read More »

Premiere: Snak The Ripper is “Runnin’ Wild” in Mexico in new self-directed video

Premiere: Snak The Ripper is “Runnin’ Wild” in Mexico in new self-directed video

Cabo San Lucas, MX – HipHopCanada brings you the premiere of the brand new Snak The Ripper video coming in support of … Read More »

Song of the Day: ‘Da Baddest Bitch’ Trina & Tory Lanez connect on fresh single “Damn”

Song of the Day: ‘Da Baddest Bitch’ Trina & Tory Lanez connect on fresh single “Damn”

Toronto, ON – Damn! The reaction you might have when you see the artwork to the new Trina and Tory Lanez collaboration which … Read More »

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