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Quake Matthews releases “Just Another Love Story” video; pens himself a letter

Quake Matthews releases “Just Another Love Story” video; pens himself a letter

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Toronto Ricky (formerly BenFrank) drops the Zecko J-directed video for “Sticky”

Toronto Ricky (formerly BenFrank) drops the Zecko J-directed video for “Sticky”

Toronto, ON – “Who can I trust when it’s sticky? 10 toes in the field like I’m Messi.” Toronto Ricky, formerly BenFrank, … Read More »

My Head Cannot Handle: Don’t miss the latest from Toronto up-and-comer $22$

My Head Cannot Handle: Don’t miss the latest from Toronto up-and-comer $22$

Toronto, ON – “Call me 22 and don’t forget the dollar signs.” $22$ has been posting heat to his SoundCloud profile for close … Read More »

Ottawa’s Cashtro Crosby enlists RJ to direct his new “Type of Bars” freestyle

Ottawa’s Cashtro Crosby enlists RJ to direct his new “Type of Bars” freestyle

Ottawa, ON – Cashtro Crosby goes in on Dave East’s “Type of Time” instrumental for his new “Type of Bars” freestyle. The … Read More »

Toronto’s Burgz is “Outta Hand” on new Majur Musik-directed video

Toronto’s Burgz is “Outta Hand” on new Majur Musik-directed video

Toronto, ON – Lidge Entertainment’s Burgz releases new visuals in support of his 6-track EP, The Real Burgz, which is available on … Read More »

Loonie Blue teams up with Reggie Mills for the Pops On Da Beat-produced “Band$”

Loonie Blue teams up with Reggie Mills for the Pops On Da Beat-produced “Band$”

Toronto, ON – Following up on his Riff Raff-assisted “Married To The Game,” trap artist Loonie Blue returns with a new tune … Read More »

Life Of a PI: Montreal’s Boy6lue drops “Real One” & “Blues Nursery” in advance of EP

Life Of a PI: Montreal’s Boy6lue drops “Real One” & “Blues Nursery” in advance of EP

Montreal, QC – With his Life Of a PI EP on the way, Real City rapper Boy6lue has released a pair of … Read More »

Ottawa’s King Tutt gets “Excessive” in hot new video

Ottawa’s King Tutt gets “Excessive” in hot new video

Ottawa, ON – Ottawa recording artist King Tutt returns with impressive new visuals powered by Hawk Eye Creations. In less than 72 … Read More »

Run The Jewels kick off their Run The World Tour in Vancouver

Run The Jewels kick off their Run The World Tour in Vancouver

Vancouver, BC – The first stop of Run The Jewels Run The World Tour recently took place at Vancouver’s PNE Forum to a … Read More »

There’s nothing mediocre about Plaza’s new single “Over”

There’s nothing mediocre about Plaza’s new single “Over”

Toronto, ON – Sticking to his purple tinted visuals, Toronto R&B singer Plaza dropped his latest single today titled “Over”. You may have … Read More »

Villz is the R&B artist we’ve been waiting for on his new single “Loyalty”

Villz is the R&B artist we’ve been waiting for on his new single “Loyalty”

Florida – South of the border, Florida-based singer and crooner Villz is making R&B music that lingers long after the song is finished. … Read More »

WayCool’s Aiona returns with second single release “Numb”

WayCool’s Aiona returns with second single release “Numb”

Brampton, ON – It’s been literally a week since the collective’s last release, and WayCool returns with a new single from recently introduced … Read More »

Toronto’s Pierre Pharaoh talks his single “70 Down” featuring Shottie Pippen

Toronto’s Pierre Pharaoh talks his single “70 Down” featuring Shottie Pippen

Toronto, ON – With such a high saturation of artists coming out of Central Canada, it often takes something out of the ordinary … Read More »

R.O.Z. enlists 2Epik & Dre North for the Yaatavelle-directed “A1” video

R.O.Z. enlists 2Epik & Dre North for the Yaatavelle-directed “A1” video

Toronto, ON – Don’t miss the latest heat coming out of the Da Degress camp. Veteran rapper R.O.Z. enlists Dre North, as … Read More »

HipHopCanada on Spotify: Check out Sarah Jay’s Weekly Picks Vol. 19

HipHopCanada on Spotify: Check out Sarah Jay’s Weekly Picks Vol. 19

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

Grammy-winning Austin producer-MC TROY NōKA remixes “Fighter” by Tyni

Grammy-winning Austin producer-MC TROY NōKA remixes “Fighter” by Tyni

Austin, TX – Grammy Award-winning record producer and artist, TROY NōKA has remixed “Fighter” – the debut hit single by rising British … Read More »

I Think You’ve Gone Mad: You need to listen to Sean Leon’s new 20-track album

I Think You’ve Gone Mad: You need to listen to Sean Leon’s new 20-track album

Toronto, ON – Earlier this month Toronto artist Sean Leon finally released his highly anticipated, long-awaited 20-track album entitled I Think You’ve … Read More »

Derek Wise makes Vancouver debut on February 24th at Republic Nightclub

Derek Wise makes Vancouver debut on February 24th at Republic Nightclub

Vancouer, BC – XO affiliate, Derek Wise makes his Vancouver debut on February 24th at Republic Nightclub. The Toronto-based emcee recently released his … Read More »

Toronto’s Friday aka Ricky Dred discusses his new “Hungry” video featuring T Gramz

Toronto’s Friday aka Ricky Dred discusses his new “Hungry” video featuring T Gramz

Toronto, ON – Last week we brought you the new “Hungry” single from Toronto vet Friday (aka Ricky Dred) featuring 1000 Gramz … Read More »

9-0-Nickel’s Peter Jackson is “On A Wave” with hot new single

9-0-Nickel’s Peter Jackson is “On A Wave” with hot new single

Toronto, ON – It’s only February, but this could be one of the biggest singles we see in 2017. Over the years, … Read More »

Premiere: Toronto’s Lil 6 enlists director M Works for new “Free Throw” video

Premiere: Toronto’s Lil 6 enlists director M Works for new “Free Throw” video

Toronto, ON – We’re amped to bring you the premiere of the new “Free Throw” video by Toronto up-and-comer, Lil 6. The … Read More »

Trina releases NSFW video for “Damn” featuring Tory Lanez

Trina releases NSFW video for “Damn” featuring Tory Lanez

Miami, FL – Trina premiered her “Damn” video (featuring Tory Lanez) on Complex earlier, earning a NSFW (Not Safe For Work) tag … Read More »

Toronto up-and-comer Delon Dior breaks down his new single “Faygo”

Toronto up-and-comer Delon Dior breaks down his new single “Faygo”

Toronto, ON – Following up on his Ktoe-produced banger, “Didn’t See This Coming,” Toronto rapper Delon Dior returns with a new single … Read More »

Toronto MC & entrepreneur TRA talks SARS Radio & other new projects

Toronto MC & entrepreneur TRA talks SARS Radio & other new projects

Toronto, ON – The SARS Network is one of the most recognized and celebrated hip-hop brands coming out of Toronto. The S.A.R.S. … Read More »

CARAS announces JUNO Awards nominations for Rap Recording of the Year

CARAS announces JUNO Awards nominations for Rap Recording of the Year

Ottawa, ON – Earlier today, the Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (CARAS) released the nominations for the 2017 JUNO Awards. … Read More »

Views Before The 6: Thrust & Big Tweeze present new podcast covering Toronto hip-hop history

Views Before The 6: Thrust & Big Tweeze present new podcast covering Toronto hip-hop history

Toronto, ON – If you’ve ever looked for a podcast focusing on the hip-hop of the Toronto hip-hop scene, you’re in luck! … Read More »

No Fear: Toronto’s Bugatti Bonsu & Makida Rae release new visuals for “Let Us Ride”

No Fear: Toronto’s Bugatti Bonsu & Makida Rae release new visuals for “Let Us Ride”

Toronto, ON – Bugatti Bonsu is back with his latest and strongest visual to date, “Let Us Ride,” directed by Sinsinnati.
The beautiful … Read More »

Travis Scott’s “beibs in the trap” video produced by & featuring Nav surpasses 21.5M views

Travis Scott’s “beibs in the trap” video produced by & featuring Nav surpasses 21.5M views

Houston, TX – Travis Scott has had a Canadian influence for quite some time now, something especially highlighted by the credits on … Read More »

This Week: SonReal brings the No Warm Up Tour to Alberta with guest Clairmont the Second

This Week: SonReal brings the No Warm Up Tour to Alberta with guest Clairmont the Second

Lethbridge, AB – SonReal brings his No Warm Up Tour to Alberta this week with special guest Clairmont The Second. The tour … Read More »

Song of the Day: Toronto’s Theo3 & Big Sproxx come together for “RAV4”

Song of the Day: Toronto’s Theo3 & Big Sproxx come together for “RAV4”

Toronto, ON – Our latest Song of the Day is the latest single from veteran Toronto rapper and lyricist extraordinaire, Theo3.
“RAV 4” … Read More »

Watch the new “Fetti” video by Ottawa rapper DaBoiLoc of 2926 Entertainment

Watch the new “Fetti” video by Ottawa rapper DaBoiLoc of 2926 Entertainment

Ottawa, ON – Brought to you by 2926 Entertainment and Triple L Music Group, Ottawa rapper DaBoiLoc started off 2017 with a … Read More »

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