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Word on Road: Drake signs Philly rapper AR-Ab to OVO Sound?

Word on Road: Drake signs Philly rapper AR-Ab to OVO Sound?

While Drake has been doing his best to bring the feud with Meek Mill onto a more traditional platform for hip-hop beef…

Ez-Mak releases All About The Money mixtape hosted by DJ Mad Linx

Ez-Mak releases All About The Money mixtape hosted by DJ Mad Linx

Toronto, ON – Don’t miss the newly released All About The Money mixtape from Ez-Mak Records & Entertainment. Hosted by DJ Mad … Read More »

Under Pressure’s 20th Anniversary to feature Q-Bert, Kool Herc, Theo3 & more

Under Pressure’s 20th Anniversary to feature Q-Bert, Kool Herc, Theo3 & more

Montreal, QC – You won’t find too many festivals out there that properly showcase each of the 4 … Read More »

Meek Mill responds to Drake’s diss track… with more tweets; will he release a track?

Meek Mill responds to Drake’s diss track… with more tweets; will he release a track?

Philadelphia, PA – It took less than an hour for Meek Mill to voice his opinion about the new Drake diss record, … Read More »

The Canadian leg of Madchild’s North American tour kicks off in Vancouver Sept. 10

The Canadian leg of Madchild’s North American tour kicks off in Vancouver Sept. 10

Vancouver, BC – Canadian hip-hop veteran Madchild (of Swollen Members) is back on the road for a North American tour just shy … Read More »

Friday: Tommy Spitz celebrates birthday with DJ Law & special guests at Revival

Friday: Tommy Spitz celebrates birthday with DJ Law & special guests at Revival

Toronto, ON – HipHopCanada’s own Tommy Spitz had a birthday this past Wednesday and on Friday he’ll be celebrating in style with … Read More »

iLoveMakonnen brings Loudest of the Loud Tour to Vancouver July 27

iLoveMakonnen brings Loudest of the Loud Tour to Vancouver July 27

Vancouver, BC –  Originally published June 25, 2015 – Timbre Concerts, Cherchez and Substance Group are presenting OVO Sound signee ILOVEMAKONNEN‘s Vancouver stop … Read More »

Amidst controversy: Kanye West, Pitbull & Serena Ryder to close out Pan Am Games

Amidst controversy: Kanye West, Pitbull & Serena Ryder to close out Pan Am Games

Toronto, ON – Kanye West will be closing out the 2015 Pan Am Games on July 26 along with Miami’s Pitbull and … Read More »

iLoveMakonnen’s Loudest of the Loud Tour reaches Canada on July 27

iLoveMakonnen’s Loudest of the Loud Tour reaches Canada on July 27

Vancouver, BC – Having recently wrapped 12-dates of his European tour, iLoveMakonnen is now gearing up to bring Loudest of the Loud … Read More »

DJ Skratch Bastid’s BBQ 2015 set for July 18 in Dartmouth

DJ Skratch Bastid’s BBQ 2015 set for July 18 in Dartmouth

Dartmouth, NS – Skratch Bastid does it again… and when it’s eats and beats, you can’t go wrong! Make your way to … Read More »

Pemberton Music Festival releases artist’s scheduled set times

Pemberton Music Festival releases artist’s scheduled set times

Pemberton, BC – Kendrick and Missy and J. Cole – yes please! HUKA Entertainment just released the scheduled set times for artists … Read More »

Full Flex Express journeys to this year’s 2015 RBC Ottawa Bluesfest

Full Flex Express journeys to this year’s 2015 RBC Ottawa Bluesfest

HipHopCanada’s Ottawa affiliate partner CapCityHipHop, brings us full coverage of the first day of the 2015 RBC Bluesfest courtesy of Emily Plunkett … Read More »

Apple Music exclusive: Drake drops video for “Energies”; Majid Jordan releases new single “My Love”

Apple Music exclusive: Drake drops video for “Energies”; Majid Jordan releases new single “My Love”

Toronto, ON – OVO Sound has taken over Apple Music in the last 24 hours. Last night Toronto duo Majid Jordan made an anticipated … Read More »

Relic and Ghettosocks bring The 13th Floor Tour to Calgary on July 10

Relic and Ghettosocks bring The 13th Floor Tour to Calgary on July 10

Calgary, AB – On July 10, Relic and Ghettosocks return to Calgary to play a show at Nite Owl (213 10 Ave … Read More »

Stacked hip-hop bill at the 2015 RBC Ottawa Bluesfest

Stacked hip-hop bill at the 2015 RBC Ottawa Bluesfest

HipHopCanada’s Nick Ward provides a quick summary of the hip-hop acts performing at the RBC Ottawa Bluesfest … Read More »

Flatbush Zombies bring North Trip Tour to Saskatoon July 20th

Flatbush Zombies bring North Trip Tour to Saskatoon July 20th

Saskatoon, SK – Shit is about to get trippy as Timbre Concerts presents the Flatbush Zombies take over at all-ages venue O’Brians … Read More »

Abstract Rude at Vancouver’s Alexander on July 16th

Abstract Rude at Vancouver’s Alexander on July 16th

Vancouver, BC – Abstract Tribe Unique, Haiku D’eTatI and The A-Team all have one thing in common – Abstract Rude.
Super Ugly & Northwest … Read More »

Catch Lil Thrilla and DJ Alive on NU BRL Radio (Friday’s 3 to 5 p.m.)

Catch Lil Thrilla and DJ Alive on NU BRL Radio (Friday’s 3 to 5 p.m.)

Ottawa, ON – Don’t miss Ottawa host Lil Thrilla (pictured below) and DJ Alive on their weekly hip-hop gig, NU BRL Radio. … Read More »

Spotify Canada predicts SonReal, Jazz Cartier, Keys N Krates, BBNG among 2015 stars

Spotify Canada predicts SonReal, Jazz Cartier, Keys N Krates, BBNG among 2015 stars

Toronto, ON – The highly respected commercial music streaming, podcast and video service giant Spotify has steadily been gaining momentum to becoming … Read More »

Father’s Cry $$$ Tour hits Vancouver on August 4th [News]

Father’s Cry $$$ Tour hits Vancouver on August 4th [News]

Vancouver, BC – Straight from the ATL, leader of Awful Records Father is making is second round to Vancity on his Cry … Read More »

Adlib x Rob The Viking – Teenagers From Mars Vlog 4: Mars Attacks [Video]

Adlib x Rob The Viking – Teenagers From Mars Vlog 4: Mars Attacks [Video]

Vancouver, BC – The second to last vlog from Adlib and Rob The Viking has just arrived and has the boys talking … Read More »

Bring Ya Eh Game Radio launches on Toronto’s CIUT FM Monday nights

Bring Ya Eh Game Radio launches on Toronto’s CIUT FM Monday nights

Toronto, ON – Toronto has a new radio show on the college circuit promoting Canadian hip-hop, reggae and R&B. Bring Ya Eh … Read More »

The HipHopCanada Guide To Sled Island 2015 [Article]

The HipHopCanada Guide To Sled Island 2015 [Article]

Calgary, AB – Updated Jun. 18 at 12:30 p.m. – In case y’all are sleeping, Sled Island 2015 is going down all … Read More »

Win a triple pack of tix: Erykah Badu, Questlove & East Van Summer Jam in Vancity [Contest]

Win a triple pack of tix: Erykah Badu, Questlove & East Van Summer Jam in Vancity [Contest]

Vancouver, BC – A few a Vancouver’s best organizations have come together to offer up a pair of tickets to three fire … Read More »

Moka Only launches record label, Beautiful Records [News]

Moka Only launches record label, Beautiful Records [News]

Vancouver, BC – If you haven’t heard of Moka Only by now, you will after his latest release Magickal Weirdness, dropping July … Read More »

Today: Ottawa’s Nu BRL Radio from 3 to 5 p.m. with Lil Thrilla & DJ Alive

Today: Ottawa’s Nu BRL Radio from 3 to 5 p.m. with Lil Thrilla & DJ Alive

Ottawa, ON – If you’re looking for a tight mix to listen to this afternoon, make sure you tune into Nu BRL … Read More »

Pumpkinhead aka PH, Brooklyn rapper passes away at 39 [News]

Pumpkinhead aka PH, Brooklyn rapper passes away at 39 [News]

New York, NY – Our tribute to veteran Brooklyn rapper, PH who passed away the morning of June 9 … Read More »

Black Milk hitting Vancouver with Nat Turner Band and guests Chin Injeti and Def3 [News]

Black Milk hitting Vancouver with Nat Turner Band and guests Chin Injeti and Def3 [News]

Vancouver, BC – June 27th at Fortune Sound Club is an event not to be missed as Detroit’s own Black Milk returns with … Read More »

The Outlawz hit Vancouver June 16 for Happy Birthday Tupac! party [News]

The Outlawz hit Vancouver June 16 for Happy Birthday Tupac! party [News]

Vancouver, BC – To celebrate the life of the late Tupac Shakur, Fortune Sound and HipHopKaraoke Van are throwing a gangster party … Read More »

¡MAYDAY! announces dates for Future Vintage Tour with Aileron, Ghost and Kap Kallous [News]

¡MAYDAY! announces dates for Future Vintage Tour with Aileron, Ghost and Kap Kallous [News]

Vancouver, BC – Strange Music’s ¡MAYDAY! are setting out on a North American tour in promotion of their new album Future Vintage – dropping … Read More »

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