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Our favourite memories from Day 3 of Pemberton Fest: Bas, Ice Cube, Wiz Khalifa and YG

Our favourite memories from Day 3 of Pemberton Fest: Bas, Ice Cube, Wiz Khalifa and YG

Pemberton, BC – If you haven’t already heard, this year’s Pemberton Music Festival broke all previous records for attendance and was the … Read More »

We’re still reminiscing over Day 2 of Pemberton with J. Cole, Miguel and more

We’re still reminiscing over Day 2 of Pemberton with J. Cole, Miguel and more

Pemberton, BC – With an overwhelming surge in attendance at this year’s festival, Pemberton drew 180,000 people to their grounds. Day 2 was … Read More »

Erick Rush scores a win with his latest video for “Swoosh” featuring South Africa’s Nasty C

Erick Rush scores a win with his latest video for “Swoosh” featuring South Africa’s Nasty C

Edmonton, AB – Edmonton emcee Erick Rush returns with  the some professionally executed visuals for his recent single, “Swoosh”. The video features South … Read More »

Kayo & Quake Matthews reunite as The Search; release “In Search Of A Dream”

Kayo & Quake Matthews reunite as The Search; release “In Search Of A Dream”

Toronto, ON – Toronto’s Kayo and Halifax’s Quake Matthews recently announced that they have reunited as The Search duo. And they just … Read More »

Toronto’s Meezy Musik deals with Pressure on new EP

Toronto’s Meezy Musik deals with Pressure on new EP

Toronto, ON – Check out the recent released Pressure EP from Toronto recording artist Meezy Musik. We’ve got the young talent’s project … Read More »

Drake brings out Eminem for Detroit Summer Sixteen show

Drake brings out Eminem for Detroit Summer Sixteen show

Detroit, MI – If you were waiting for Drake and Eminem to engage in all out lyrical warfare, you’ll have to wait … Read More »

Tory Lanez adds Canadian dates to I Told You Tour

Tory Lanez adds Canadian dates to I Told You Tour

Vancouver, BC – On the verge of releasing his mainstream debut I Told You, New Toronto’s smooth pretty boy crooner Tory Lanez … Read More »

Wave Palooza: NYC’s Hus Kingpin enlists June Lyfe & Toronto’s Marco Polo for new single

Wave Palooza: NYC’s Hus Kingpin enlists June Lyfe & Toronto’s Marco Polo for new single

New York, NY – Check out this newly released single from The Wave Lord, Hus Kingpin. “Wave Palooza” features production by Toronto’s … Read More »

Song of the Day: Eh Vee drops new JSG-produced “Break Ya Neck” with Doom Squad & DJ IV

Song of the Day: Eh Vee drops new JSG-produced “Break Ya Neck” with Doom Squad & DJ IV

Guelph, ON – Starting the day off with a fresh premiere from Eh Vee for his JSG-produced single, “Break Ya Neck,” featuring … Read More »

The Homies dropped two new gems for the Sunday Snacks series

The Homies dropped two new gems for the Sunday Snacks series

Louisville, KY – Kentucky needs to stand up because there’s been a few new artists emerging from their music scene who are making … Read More »

Watch Toronto rapper T Gramz give an interview & freestyle on Maximum FM

Watch Toronto rapper T Gramz give an interview & freestyle on Maximum FM

Toronto, ON – T Gramz recently stopped by Maximum FM radio in Toronto for an interview and drops a classic freestyle reminiscent … Read More »

Ottawa’s Ceerouse releases the #KingCeerouse mixtape

Ottawa’s Ceerouse releases the #KingCeerouse mixtape

Ottawa, ON – Cap City MC Ceerouse recently released his #KingCeerouse mixtape, touching on a variety of subjects over 13 slick original … Read More »

Ottawa rapper Esco, 33, shot & killed in downtown club

Ottawa rapper Esco, 33, shot & killed in downtown club

Ottawa, ON – The venue was just moments away from closing for the night, but a dispute within Ottawa’s Sentral Nightclub resulted … Read More »

Maino talks “Heard U” single, connecting with Tory Lanez, touring with Uncle Murda & more

Maino talks “Heard U” single, connecting with Tory Lanez, touring with Uncle Murda & more

Ottawa, ON – HipHopCanada Ottawa rep and CapCityHipHop founder, Lil Thrilla, caught up with Brooklyn rapper Maino after his show in Ottawa … Read More »

OVO Sound’s PartyNextDoor releases second studio album, P3

OVO Sound’s PartyNextDoor releases second studio album, P3

Toronto, ON – The highly anticipated sophomore album from PartyNextDoor was officially released on Friday through OVO Sound/Warner Bros. Records. P3, or … Read More »

Drake shouts out Canadian Olympic Champion Penny Oleksiak & hooks her up with tickets

Drake shouts out Canadian Olympic Champion Penny Oleksiak & hooks her up with tickets

Toronto, ON – After revealing through social media that she had come up short in the race to purchase Summer Sixteen tickets, … Read More »

You can count on Ottawa’s Ritchie Boyz to drop a new visual when things aren’t “Adding Up”

You can count on Ottawa’s Ritchie Boyz to drop a new visual when things aren’t “Adding Up”

Ottawa, ON – New from the Ritchie Boyz is the video for “Adding Up” by RB members JB, Zebo, BH and Greatest. … Read More »

Ottawa’s Mario Grinds debuts new mixtape titled Darts Watching Volume One

Ottawa’s Mario Grinds debuts new mixtape titled Darts Watching Volume One

Ottawa, ON – Cap City rapper Mario Grinds recruits DJ Cortez as a host for his new 18-track mixtape called Darts Watching … Read More »

Day 4: Anderson .Paak & the Free Nationals claim spot as the most impressive act at Pemberton

Day 4: Anderson .Paak & the Free Nationals claim spot as the most impressive act at Pemberton

Vancouver, BC – It’s been a couple weeks, and the reverberations of Anderson. Paak’s set at Pemberton Music Festival can still be … Read More »

Song of the Day: Friday releases In Stereo video in support of new Big Tweeze-produced EP, SHIFT

Song of the Day: Friday releases In Stereo video in support of new Big Tweeze-produced EP, SHIFT

Toronto, ON – Our Song of the Day is a new video single from Friday aka Ricky Dred which we’re premiering today … Read More »

Theo3 & Scam pay homage to King Reign, Son of S.O.U.L, more with “4 The Loved Ones”

Theo3 & Scam pay homage to King Reign, Son of S.O.U.L, more with “4 The Loved Ones”

Toronto, ON – Veterans Theo3 and Scam have come together once again. This time the artist and producer pay “tribute to great … Read More »

DirtyDeeds aka C4 releases album featuring JD Era, Clairmont the Second, Cola & more

DirtyDeeds aka C4 releases album featuring JD Era, Clairmont the Second, Cola & more

Toronto, ON – New music from Didier Arlot-Tovel, aka C4 and DirtyDeeds. His latest project, Let’s Be Friends, is a 15-track multi-genre … Read More »

New music: You NEED to hear this insane new record from Jimmy Prime, “Silver & Chrome”

New music: You NEED to hear this insane new record from Jimmy Prime, “Silver & Chrome”

Toronto, ON – The man credited with coining the term ‘The 6’ is back with a new single you won’t want to … Read More »

Calling all DJs! Sign-up now for the newly announced Online Regional DMC DJ Competition

Calling all DJs! Sign-up now for the newly announced Online Regional DMC DJ Competition

Toronto, ON – Our good friends at DMC Canada just dropped off the flyer for their next regional battle. This time they’re … Read More »

Sway in the Morning: Tory Lanez freestyles, talks Drake, I Told You album debut & more

Sway in the Morning: Tory Lanez freestyles, talks Drake, I Told You album debut & more

Los Angeles, CA – With his album debut set to drop just over a week from now, Tory Lanez has announced that … Read More »

Song of the Day: Along with his new mixtape, Sese drops visuals for “Hyperbolic”

Song of the Day: Along with his new mixtape, Sese drops visuals for “Hyperbolic”

St. Catharines, ON – Coming in support of the brand new mixtape from Nightmare Klub’s Sese, the project’s video single is HipHopCanada’s … Read More »

The Buu Saga: Sese releases third installment of his DBZ-inspired mixtape series

The Buu Saga: Sese releases third installment of his DBZ-inspired mixtape series

St. Catharines, ON – The wait is over! If you’re an avid reader of HipHopCanada.com, you’re likely more than aware of Nightmare … Read More »

Toronto’s Babylon Warchild previews album with Citizen Kane-assisted “City of Dreams”

Toronto’s Babylon Warchild previews album with Citizen Kane-assisted “City of Dreams”

Toronto, ON – Babylon Warchild have joined forces with Canadian legend Spade of Citizen Kane for the new Rumplestiltz-produced single, “City of … Read More »

Vancouver Juno Award-winner Grimes featured on Suicide Squad soundtrack

Vancouver Juno Award-winner Grimes featured on Suicide Squad soundtrack

Vancouver, BC – Suicide Squad: The Album dropped on Friday in support of the new feature film based on the DC Comics … Read More »

MuchMusic Top 30: Tory Lanez’s “LUV,” Kaytranada’s “Lite Spots,” & more

MuchMusic Top 30: Tory Lanez’s “LUV,” Kaytranada’s “Lite Spots,” & more

Toronto, ON – There isn’t much hip-hop/urban music featured on the MuchMusic Top 30 chart for the week beginning Friday, August 5, … Read More »

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