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2017 Music Nova Scotia Awards: Quake wins SOCAN Songwriter of the Year Award

2017 Music Nova Scotia Awards: Quake wins SOCAN Songwriter of the Year Award

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Listen to Nav & Lil Uzi Vert’s new record “Wanted You”

Listen to Nav & Lil Uzi Vert’s new record “Wanted You”

Toronto, ON – New music from XO artist/producer Nav and Lil Uzi Vert are full of romantic regrets on their catchy new … Read More »

dontLETitBEwinter: Attikus continues promo of album with Moka Only-assisted single

dontLETitBEwinter: Attikus continues promo of album with Moka Only-assisted single

Vancouver, BC – Attikus is back with another new single off his Vago-powered project, UPROARSandDOWNPOURS. Move Right Music presents “dontLETitBEwinter” featuring West … Read More »

Song of the Day: Casper TNG enlists Del Rosario for “Can Go On Forever” visuals

Song of the Day: Casper TNG enlists Del Rosario for “Can Go On Forever” visuals

Toronto, ON – Our Song of the Day is the latest from Toronto rapper Casper TNG. “Can Go On Forever” was produced … Read More »

2017 Music Nova Scotia Awards: Quake wins SOCAN Songwriter of the Year Award

2017 Music Nova Scotia Awards: Quake wins SOCAN Songwriter of the Year Award

Halifax, NS – On Nov. 5, Quake Matthews was presented with the SOCAN Songwriter of the Year Award for “Confessions” during the … Read More »

10 new songs you need to hear: Check out Sarah Jay’s Weekly Picks on Spotify

10 new songs you need to hear: Check out Sarah Jay’s Weekly Picks on Spotify

Calgary, AB – HipHopCanada recently relaunched Sarah Jay’s Weekly Picks on Spotify. And this week we’re back with 10 new songs.
For those … Read More »

Montreality: French Montana talks being president, album with A$AP Rocky & more

Montreality: French Montana talks being president, album with A$AP Rocky & more

Montreal, QC – French Montana is the latest guest in the Montreality hot seat; not the first time they’ve sat with the … Read More »

6ix Wars: Problems in the underground; K Money hits #1 on SoundCloud

6ix Wars: Problems in the underground; K Money hits #1 on SoundCloud

Toronto, ON – One of our favourite Canadian hip-hop YouTubers is back with a new video. Goggles of 6ix Wars discusses the recent … Read More »

Song of the Day: French, Archee & CP drop visuals for Mayan-produced “Been Poppin”

Song of the Day: French, Archee & CP drop visuals for Mayan-produced “Been Poppin”

Toronto, ON – Money Makin Malis in the building. You might just be getting familiar with them but French, Archee and CP … Read More »

Lose My Love: Montreal’s Adam Dahan preps for album with Adem Boutlidja-directed video

Lose My Love: Montreal’s Adam Dahan preps for album with Adem Boutlidja-directed video

Montreal, QC – Independent singer-songwriter Adam Dahan is gearing up for the release of a new album and is currently promoting his … Read More »

Journey to the West: Edmonton’s Touch to release new album on Nov. 10

Journey to the West: Edmonton’s Touch to release new album on Nov. 10

Edmonton, AB – Our friends over at Hand’Solo Records have another dope project ready to share with the masses. This coming Friday, … Read More »

Deadline approaching: Submit now for the JUNO Awards & JUNOfest

Deadline approaching: Submit now for the JUNO Awards & JUNOfest

Toronto, ON – The deadline is quickly approaching to submit for this year’s JUNO Awards taking place in Vancouver.
Submission details and eligibility … Read More »

Tonight: Fire at the Phoenix featuring sets by Thorobread, Lougotcash, Rajan & more

Tonight: Fire at the Phoenix featuring sets by Thorobread, Lougotcash, Rajan & more

Toronto, ON – If you’re going to be in Toronto tonight, the Phoenix Concert Theatre (410 Sherbourne Street) is the place to … Read More »

Press Machine Tour: Toronto rapper Pressa to make Halifax debut on Nov. 18

Press Machine Tour: Toronto rapper Pressa to make Halifax debut on Nov. 18

Halifax, NS – Toronto rapper Pressa is set to make his Nova Scotia debut later this month with a headline performance inside … Read More »

6 Hell / Death Row: Toronto rapper Thorobread returns with fresh video combo

6 Hell / Death Row: Toronto rapper Thorobread returns with fresh video combo

Toronto, ON – Fresh new visuals from Toronto recording artist Thorobread. The “6 Hell / Death Row” video is brought to you … Read More »

FOMO: Sean Leon pairs with director Noel to bring you “Fear of Missing Out 2017”

FOMO: Sean Leon pairs with director Noel to bring you “Fear of Missing Out 2017”

Toronto, ON – Maui returns with a case of FOMO. Directed by Noel, and empowered by the INNITATIVE, budding star Sean Leon … Read More »

Welcome 2 The Future Vol. 2:  TopLeft drops new mixtape showcasing Canadian talent

Welcome 2 The Future Vol. 2: TopLeft drops new mixtape showcasing Canadian talent

Toronto, ON – TopLeft Recordings and HipHopCanada have come together to present the Welcome 2 The Future Volume 2 mixtape showcasing an … Read More »

Attikus releases his first single off the UPROARSandDOWNPOURS album

Attikus releases his first single off the UPROARSandDOWNPOURS album

Vancouver, BC – Attikus is gearing up for the release of his new album, UPROARSandDOWNPOURS, powered by Vago production and slated for … Read More »

Scarborough rapper Stretch hits it out of the park with The Ball Park Tape

Scarborough rapper Stretch hits it out of the park with The Ball Park Tape

Scarborough, ON – After teasing us with singles like “Could Be You” and “JCTB,” the prince of Scarborough, Stretch finally releases The … Read More »

Redbird: This is why you need to hear Junia-T and Casey MQ’s new collaboration

Redbird: This is why you need to hear Junia-T and Casey MQ’s new collaboration

Toronto, ON – On Nov. 1 Casey MQ and Junia-T released “Redbird” as their first ever collaboration. The track came about when … Read More »

Toronto trio Swamp Thing bring real rap to the fight in new album The Octagon

Toronto trio Swamp Thing bring real rap to the fight in new album The Octagon

Toronto, ON – Toronto’s OG trio Swamp Thing are back with a brand new album titled The Octagon. Over the last few … Read More »

CJ Flemings links with Bizness Boi and lyrically anhilates the competition on “Bubbly”

CJ Flemings links with Bizness Boi and lyrically anhilates the competition on “Bubbly”

Montreal, QC – CJ Flemings has never been one to be taken lightly, and the emcee consistently shows up with music that lays to rest much … Read More »

Nas and Ms. Lauryn Hill deliver nostalgic show in Vancouver on their PowerNomics Tour

Nas and Ms. Lauryn Hill deliver nostalgic show in Vancouver on their PowerNomics Tour

Vancouver, BC – What happens when you have two of the greatest to ever do it on a single tour? Ms. Lauryn Hill … Read More »

Kavale isn’t done dropping heaters yet, Releases “New One” and “Sherman Oaks”

Kavale isn’t done dropping heaters yet, Releases “New One” and “Sherman Oaks”

Toronto, ON – Just over three weeks ago we got a taste of new material from Toronto emcee Kavale that announced he … Read More »

Action Bronson brings noteworthy performance to Vancouver’s Commodore Ballroom

Action Bronson brings noteworthy performance to Vancouver’s Commodore Ballroom

Vancouver, BC – Fresh off the debut of his book “Fuck that’s Delicious” and new Viceland TV show “The Untitled Action Bronson … Read More »

Get to know Toronto duo THENWHEN and their infectious single “Love Me Later”

Get to know Toronto duo THENWHEN and their infectious single “Love Me Later”

Toronto, ON – Consisting of Prince and Petar, THENWHEN’s sound revolves around a futuristic feel that mixes urban grunge with infectious dance beats. … Read More »

Sarah Jay’s Weekly Picks just relaunched on Spotify: Check it out!

Sarah Jay’s Weekly Picks just relaunched on Spotify: Check it out!

Calgary, AB – Following a brief hiatus Sarah Jay’s Weekly Picks are back on Spotify this week. Today I’m releasing a new … Read More »

These Roads: Vancouver’s Joseph Rose heads to South Korea for new video

These Roads: Vancouver’s Joseph Rose heads to South Korea for new video

Seoul, SK – Vancouver recording artist Joseph Rose recently dropped fresh visuals in support of his new Twisted Roots album. “These Roads” … Read More »

Toronto’s Brennus releases new video for LUVR-produced “Pilluminati” (Sponsored)

Toronto’s Brennus releases new video for LUVR-produced “Pilluminati” (Sponsored)

Toronto, ON – Brennus recently released visuals for his LUVR-produced record, “Pilluminati.” Check it out below.

Up Top HipHop Podcast Ep. 23: “Welcome Back” & Ep. 22 featuring Guelph’s own Dice

Up Top HipHop Podcast Ep. 23: “Welcome Back” & Ep. 22 featuring Guelph’s own Dice

Guelph, ON – After a lengthy hiatus, Up Top HipHop returned with a new episode of their podcast series; it’s been a … Read More »

Snow: Smoke Dawg enlists Tunnel Vision TO to direct Murda Beatz-produced hit

Snow: Smoke Dawg enlists Tunnel Vision TO to direct Murda Beatz-produced hit

Toronto, ON – Smoke Dawg recently dropped some new visuals in support of his Murda Beatz-produced hit, “Snow.” Tunnel Vision TO was … Read More »

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