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Find A Way: Neon Dreams win Canadian Music Radio Award, shine at Juno Week

Find A Way: Neon Dreams win Canadian Music Radio Award, shine at Juno Week

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Gov returns with “Physical” the new single from his upcoming EP

Gov returns with “Physical” the new single from his upcoming EP

Toronto, ON – We recently had the opportunity to catch up with Toronto-based emcee Gov to talk about his debut album Nights (and you … Read More »

NYC budding star Casanova continues promotion of hit mixtape with “Stick & Move” video

NYC budding star Casanova continues promotion of hit mixtape with “Stick & Move” video

Brooklyn, NY – With the raw ferocity and intensity of BK rappers that came before him – like Busta Rhymes or Uncle … Read More »

Last call! The Emerging Artist Music Mentorship Program closes for submissions on April 30

Last call! The Emerging Artist Music Mentorship Program closes for submissions on April 30

Toronto, ON – The deadline is just around the corner for the 2017 Emerging Artist Music Mentorship Program, presented by Canada’s Walk … Read More »

Still Got Time? PartyNextDoor appears to cut ties with Zayn Malik & their recently released single

Still Got Time? PartyNextDoor appears to cut ties with Zayn Malik & their recently released single

London, ON – Rumour has it that OVO Sound crooner PartyNextDoor has cut ties with former One Direction star Zayn Malik and … Read More »

“Fuck 12” is the high-impact new single from a4

“Fuck 12” is the high-impact new single from a4

Vancouver, BC – Admittedly focused on love, loyalty and living life to the fullest, a4 learned early on how to channel these things in his … Read More »

Toronto rapper Killy leads a wave with viral video “Killamonjaro”

Toronto rapper Killy leads a wave with viral video “Killamonjaro”

Toronto, ON – It’s an interesting time for the Canadian industry, and we’re currently seeing the rise of a few extremely promising artists. … Read More »

Prep your weekend playlist with “Habaesha” the new dancehall single from Ramriddlz

Prep your weekend playlist with “Habaesha” the new dancehall single from Ramriddlz

Mississauga, ON – Few words are needed to do justice to the most recent release from Ramriddlz – the Mississauga-based Drake co-signee. Heavily … Read More »

Ottawa’s ADUB releases new video for Archie Golden-produced “Run Up”

Ottawa’s ADUB releases new video for Archie Golden-produced “Run Up”

Stittsville, ON – Ottawa rapper ADUB and his squad get a game of paintball in at Delta Force Paintball as the backdrop … Read More »

NINETYFOUR’s been “Plottin” the Yours Truly takeover and you need to watch his new video

NINETYFOUR’s been “Plottin” the Yours Truly takeover and you need to watch his new video

Vancouver, BC – Scarborough born rap/R&B artist NINETYFOUR connects with Mississauga native Devon Tracy to present the video for their single “Plottin.”
The clean visuals … Read More »

Ottawa’s DaBoiLoc goes “Cross Country” with new RealCity411-directed video

Ottawa’s DaBoiLoc goes “Cross Country” with new RealCity411-directed video

Ottawa, ON – Ottawa rapper DaBoiLoc of Triple L Music Group teamed up with Real City 411 once again for his latest … Read More »

The Fate of the Furious album features Migos, Young Thug, Wiz Khalifa & more (Sponsored)

The Fate of the Furious album features Migos, Young Thug, Wiz Khalifa & more (Sponsored)

Los Angeles, CA – With the latest installment of the Fast & Furious series hitting theatres today, fans can expect another top … Read More »

Sit back and enjoy the vibes that Ashoka brings on “No Stress”

Sit back and enjoy the vibes that Ashoka brings on “No Stress”

Rockland County, NY – Putting out a series impressive tracks this last year, New York-based emcee Ashoka came proper this week with one … Read More »

SARS Radio Ep. 89 features new music from Dre Barrs, Sayzee, Belly, Luu Breeze & more

SARS Radio Ep. 89 features new music from Dre Barrs, Sayzee, Belly, Luu Breeze & more

Toronto, ON – The latest episode of SARS Radio has been posted online and available to stream through MixCloud. The mix features … Read More »

Lou Phelps discusses 001: Experiments & why Montreal isn’t ready to have its own sound yet

Lou Phelps discusses 001: Experiments & why Montreal isn’t ready to have its own sound yet

Earlier this month, Montreal artist Lou Phelps released his debut solo project titled 001: Experiments … Read More »

OSIYM teams up with Clairmont The Second for a strong performance on “Look at God”

OSIYM teams up with Clairmont The Second for a strong performance on “Look at God”

Toronto, ON – Produced by Danthrax of Bass & Bakery, “Look at God” is the latest release from Toronto-based duo OSIYM (Out Of … Read More »

My Level: Sauga City’s White previews My Turn mixtape with BrownGuyMadeIT-directed video

My Level: Sauga City’s White previews My Turn mixtape with BrownGuyMadeIT-directed video

Mississauga, ON – Sauga City artist White has taken promotion of his forthcoming mixtape up a notch with the release of a … Read More »

Find A Way: Neon Dreams win Canadian Music Radio Award, shine at Juno Week

Find A Way: Neon Dreams win Canadian Music Radio Award, shine at Juno Week

Halifax, NS – New chapters in the phenomenal success story of Neon Dreams continue to be written at a very rapid rate. … Read More »

Song of the Day: Cashtro Crosby enlists Khamali Jordan for “Prelude” to Live From Neverland

Song of the Day: Cashtro Crosby enlists Khamali Jordan for “Prelude” to Live From Neverland

Ottawa, ON – Our Song of the Day is a new record from Ottawa-based Pittsburgh-native, Cashtro Crosby. It serves as a prelude … Read More »

Dkay introduces us to the Leftside with “Dáme”

Dkay introduces us to the Leftside with “Dáme”

Vancouver, BC – At only 23, Vancouver-based musician/creative Dkay has proven himself to be one of the most promising forces that is currently coming … Read More »

You need to listen to the Kiddo EP by Jessie Reyez because it will make you feel all the feelings

You need to listen to the Kiddo EP by Jessie Reyez because it will make you feel all the feelings

Toronto, ON – At the end of last week, Toronto songstress Jessie Reyez dropped a brand new EP titled Kiddo.
The 7-track project … Read More »

Black Don’t Crack: Rochester releases powerful single taking on racism, injustice, more

Black Don’t Crack: Rochester releases powerful single taking on racism, injustice, more

Toronto, ON – Rochester (aka Juice) continues his wave of new releases for 2017 with the launch of his new single, “Black … Read More »

Capeech & Flash Da God team up for hard-hitting “Sh!t On You” featuring Relic The Oddity

Capeech & Flash Da God team up for hard-hitting “Sh!t On You” featuring Relic The Oddity

Toronto, ON – Introducing The Mighty Capeech, proclaiming the title of “most exciting super rapper of all time!” Capeech and Flash Da … Read More »

Photos: Big Sean live at the 2017 iHeartRadio Fest during Canadian Music Week in Toronto

Photos: Big Sean live at the 2017 iHeartRadio Fest during Canadian Music Week in Toronto

Toronto, ON – The 2017 iHeartRadio Fest inside Rebel featured some great talent including multi–platinum, Grammy-nominated artist, Big Sean, who came to … Read More »

UNCRWND Volume 4 gearing up to be one of the hottest events in Toronto this May

UNCRWND Volume 4 gearing up to be one of the hottest events in Toronto this May

Toronto, ON – One of our new star contributors, Stefan Calabrese aka CALABRU, has a big event coming up that we’re thrilled … Read More »

Aiona’s new single “yes men” is the track that every female can relate to

Aiona’s new single “yes men” is the track that every female can relate to

Brampton, ON – One of our current favourite vocalists reigns from Brampton. WayCool member Aiona released her new single “yes men” and it’s … Read More »

CJ Flemings is more than an emcee, and shows his artistry on “All Around You”

CJ Flemings is more than an emcee, and shows his artistry on “All Around You”

Montreal, QC – If you direct your vision to Montreal, you’ll see a core group of talented emcees making their own wave right … Read More »

Montreal emcee Speng Squire recruits Sevn Thomas for his new single “Ways”

Montreal emcee Speng Squire recruits Sevn Thomas for his new single “Ways”

Montreal, QC – Easily one of the best releases this month, Montreal’s Speng Squire released “Ways” this month and the reception has been … Read More »

MAINE gives us a dose of humour from the TOORARETODIE camp on “Eenie Miney Moe”

MAINE gives us a dose of humour from the TOORARETODIE camp on “Eenie Miney Moe”

West London, UK – For only being 20 years old, West London emcee Maine is well on his way to creating his own … Read More »

End your week right with Carmine’s new single “Popping Them Thangs”

End your week right with Carmine’s new single “Popping Them Thangs”

Corpus Christi, TX – Texas emcee Carmine comes in with some heavy vibes and vivid lyrics on his newest release, “Popping Them Thangs.” … Read More »

Montreal’s JT Soul won’t go unnoticed with a strong debut on his EP, 372 ; Velvet Tears

Montreal’s JT Soul won’t go unnoticed with a strong debut on his EP, 372 ; Velvet Tears

Saint-Léonard, Montréal –  Rising talent JT Soul might only be 17, but his music is doing things well beyond his years. His debut EP, 372 … Read More »

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