Hip-Hop News

Atlantic Canada

Quake Matthews – You Ain’t Me (Prod. Chris Noxx) [Video]

Quake Matthews – You Ain’t Me (Prod. Chris Noxx) [Video]

Hip-Hop News

SUBMISSIONS & INQUIRIES: General inquiries, and all submissions for posting consideration, can be sent to submit@hiphopcanada.com.

ADVERTISING: Please direct all advertising inquiries to sales@hiphopcanada.com.

JOIN OUR TEAM: Since its launch back in 1999, the HipHopCanada team has been comprised of talented volunteers from across the country (and beyond). If you’re into hip-hop and would like to support the Canadian scene, consider volunteering your time with our team! We’re looking for bloggers/journalists, photographers, videographers and more. It’s a great way to build your network and portfolio.

If you’re interested in joining our team, please contact editor@hiphopcanada.com.

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 »

ILOVEMAKONNEN brings Loudest of the Loud Tour to Vancouver July 27

ILOVEMAKONNEN brings Loudest of the Loud Tour to Vancouver July 27

Vancouver, BC –  Timbre Concerts, Cherchez and Substance Group presented OVO Sound signee ILOVEMAKONNEN‘s Vancouver stop of the Loudest Of The Loud Tour.
With … 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 »

Win tickets to A Journey Home with Crnkn, Smalltown DJs, and Eviction in Calgary [Contest]

Win tickets to A Journey Home with Crnkn, Smalltown DJs, and Eviction in Calgary [Contest]

Calgary, AB – Shambhala presents A Journey Home reaching Calgary on Sunday June 7th, with Crnkn, Smalltown DJs, and Eviction touching down … Read More »

9th Illy hip-hop comic series announces its arrival in XXL [News]

9th Illy hip-hop comic series announces its arrival in XXL [News]

Ottawa, ON – Make sure you check out the Spring 2015 edition of XXL Mag, covered by Meek Mill and Rick Ross. … Read More »

Smif-n-Wessun at Republic Vancouver June 24 [News]

Smif-n-Wessun at Republic Vancouver June 24 [News]

Vancouver, BC – Tek and Steele of the Legendary  Smif-n-Wessun are celebrating the 20th year Anniversary of Dah Shinin stopping in Vancity with … Read More »

Bareknuckle Beats fundraiser brings together local artists on June 13 [News]

Bareknuckle Beats fundraiser brings together local artists on June 13 [News]

Vancouver, BC – We’re very proud to announce our participation in sponsoring the Bareknuckle Beats fundraiser for Aprons For Gloves contestant Zoe … Read More »

Holy Shipyard with Mike G & Left Brain June 21st [News]

Holy Shipyard with Mike G & Left Brain June 21st [News]

Vancouver, BC – Odd Future’s Mike G & Left Brain have announced their Mind Gone Tour coming to Vancouver June 21st.
Presented … Read More »

The South Side Slugs Tour ft. Pouya with Sir Michael Rocks hits Vancouver July 9th [News]

The South Side Slugs Tour ft. Pouya with Sir Michael Rocks hits Vancouver July 9th [News]

Vancouver, BC – Shit is about to get weird at Vancouver’s Alexander Gastown. For the launch of their weekly Thursday nights Super … Read More »

Ab-Soul to headline East Van Summer Jam with BJ The Chicago kid and more [News]

Ab-Soul to headline East Van Summer Jam with BJ The Chicago kid and more [News]

Vancouver, BC – It’s becoming an annual tradition to throw a ‘hood party in the park every summer in Vancity; Timbre Concerts … Read More »

Adlib x Rob the Viking – Teenagers From Mars Vlog 2: Plastic Reality [Video]

Adlib x Rob the Viking – Teenagers From Mars Vlog 2: Plastic Reality [Video]

Vancouver, BC – The second instalment of the Teenagers From Mars vlog series just dropped starring Adlib and Rob The Viking, and … Read More »

C.O.B. Canada to join Dipset Reunion Tour this June [News]

C.O.B. Canada to join Dipset Reunion Tour this June [News]

Edmonton, AB – The boys of C.O.B. Canada (Dubz, Rome Angel, K-Blitz, Young Tox, Prosper, Yak Dollaz, and TJ Beats) are no … Read More »

Toronto’s DirtyDirtyRappers headline Freshest In The Market on June 26 [News]

Toronto’s DirtyDirtyRappers headline Freshest In The Market on June 26 [News]

Newmarket, ON – On Friday, June 26, Barker Booking Agency and Arthur Jr. Music present Toronto’s DirtyDirtyRappers as headliners for the Freshest In … Read More »

SonReal, Tory Lanez, P. Reign, NBS & John River nominated for Best Hip Hop Video [News]

SonReal, Tory Lanez, P. Reign, NBS & John River nominated for Best Hip Hop Video [News]

Toronto, ON – The 2015 MuchMusic Video Awards nominations were recently revealed and features some stiff … Read More »

Adlib x Rob the Viking – Teenagers from Mars Vlog 1: The Beginning – We Are [Video]

Adlib x Rob the Viking – Teenagers from Mars Vlog 1: The Beginning – We Are [Video]

Vancouver, BC – Philadelphia based underground hip-hop artist and Battle Axe Warrior Adlib has teamed up with legendary producer Rob The Viking … Read More »

The 14th Annual STOMP Urban Dance Competition goes down June 7 [News]

The 14th Annual STOMP Urban Dance Competition goes down June 7 [News]

Toronto, ON – Do you dance? Confident with your moves? Maybe you just enjoy watching people with talent get down on the … Read More »

Win tickets to Dipset in Vancouver & Toronto [Contest]

Win tickets to Dipset in Vancouver & Toronto [Contest]

Vancouver, BC – You heard? The Diplomats are back on tour, making their way to a city near you. Dipset – Cam’ron, … Read More »

Post Malone at Republic on June 12 [News]

Post Malone at Republic on June 12 [News]

Vancouver, BC – AKA Paradise is steady bringing the up-and-comers through to Vancity and on June 12th they are throwing a straight … Read More »

One Love Music Festival line-up announced [News]

One Love Music Festival line-up announced [News]

Calgary, AB – After last week’s monstrous announcement of the One Love Music Festival, everyone was left waiting on the line-up announcement. … Read More »

Page 1 / 551232040Last