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Classified talks about his collaboration with Snak The Ripper & Slug on “Never

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DVSN kick off North American tour with exceptional Vancouver show

DVSN kick off North American tour with exceptional Vancouver show

Vancouver, BC – The middle of the week can be a sleepy time for the music scene in Vancouver, but this last Wednesday … Read More »

Adonis the Greek croons velvet hooks on new single “Get 2 U” featuring Raeliss

Adonis the Greek croons velvet hooks on new single “Get 2 U” featuring Raeliss

Vancouver, BC – Los Angeles artist, Adonis the Greek recruits Vancity producer (and established vocalist) Swisslizz on his latest track “Get 2 … Read More »

BAS hits Vancouver’s Alexander Gastown June 23rd on Too High To Riot Tour

BAS hits Vancouver’s Alexander Gastown June 23rd on Too High To Riot Tour

Vancouver, BC – Timbre Concerts has a full summer line up of dope shows coming up…one in particular next Thursday June 23rd … Read More »

Travis Scott, Bryson Tiller & DJ Mustard amongst heavy-hitters slotted for FVDED In The Park

Travis Scott, Bryson Tiller & DJ Mustard amongst heavy-hitters slotted for FVDED In The Park

Vancouver, BC – For their second year in a row Blueprint Live in partnership with Live Nation are set to bring an … Read More »

New music: Sese & Jmak Beatz “OD” on hard-hitting single

New music: Sese & Jmak Beatz “OD” on hard-hitting single

St. Catharines, ON – More new music from your boy Sayzor Ramone, aka Sese of the Nightmare Klub movement. “OD” was produced … Read More »

The HipHopCanada Guide To NXNE 2016

The HipHopCanada Guide To NXNE 2016

Toronto, ON – The week marks the beginning of NXNE 2016, one of Toronto’s most anticipated festivals of the month. In case … Read More »

All The Way Up: Toronto’s MessThaBest drops his own take on Terror Squad hit

All The Way Up: Toronto’s MessThaBest drops his own take on Terror Squad hit

Toronto, ON – MessThaBest drops his own take on Fat Joe and Remy Ma’s “All The Way Up,” originally produced by Edsclusive.

Listen now: Northwest Division & Stealth Bomb Records artist Junk’s new project, I.A.N.

Listen now: Northwest Division & Stealth Bomb Records artist Junk’s new project, I.A.N.

Vancouver, BC – Fresh off of last night’s release party for Junk’s new album I.A.N. (or I am No One), we bring … Read More »

Listen now: Golden’s new Showers album features Snak, Brevner, Merkules & more

Listen now: Golden’s new Showers album features Snak, Brevner, Merkules & more

Vancouver, BC – Earlier in the year, we ran a feature on Stealth Bomb’s Golden and his SBR debut, Showers. The album … Read More »

Triple L Music Group’s D Chase pulls up with new visual “Till I’m Rich” directed by NV

Triple L Music Group’s D Chase pulls up with new visual “Till I’m Rich” directed by NV

Toronto, ON – Originally from Ottawa and now living in the 6, Triple L Music Group artist D Chase pulls up and … Read More »

Montreal’s Bandz Denero & Hellbound Bishop team up for new video “I Need Cash”

Montreal’s Bandz Denero & Hellbound Bishop team up for new video “I Need Cash”

Montreal, QC – Real City rappers Bandz Denero and Hellbound Bishop have teamed up for a new D6 of DBM Squad-produced single … Read More »

Kenny Gourmet initiates a summer wave with his latest single “Like A Movie”

Kenny Gourmet initiates a summer wave with his latest single “Like A Movie”

Vancouver, BC – The last time we heard from Vancity emcee, Kenny Gourmet, it was for the notable release of his last … Read More »

Erick Rush drops cinematic visuals for “#Since98” featuring Groovy Mave

Erick Rush drops cinematic visuals for “#Since98” featuring Groovy Mave

Edmonton, AB – One of the greatest things about music is it’s ability to bring together people from all around the world. Edmonton … Read More »

Mac Miller releases a 5th Year Remastered Anniversary Edition of Best Day Ever

Mac Miller releases a 5th Year Remastered Anniversary Edition of Best Day Ever

Pittsburg, IL – 2011 was a monumental year for Mac Miller. The release of his mixtape Best Day Ever garnered him a spot … Read More »

The Only Crew are a voice for the Kentucky rap game with 2 For $.00 EP

The Only Crew are a voice for the Kentucky rap game with 2 For $.00 EP

Lexington, Kentucky – Jay Elly and Cub Capulet are two emcees we haven’t heard from, but it’s not for lack of talent. They recently dropped their new … Read More »

Kardinal Offishall discusses the cultural impact of ‘The Greatest’, Muhammad Ali

Kardinal Offishall discusses the cultural impact of ‘The Greatest’, Muhammad Ali

Toronto, ON – Kardinal Offishall and Islamist scholar, Abdullah Hakim Quick discuss Muhammad Ali’s legacy and the impact he had on both … Read More »

Song of the Day: Snak The Ripper leaks “FTW” in advance of June 17 album, From The Dirt

Song of the Day: Snak The Ripper leaks “FTW” in advance of June 17 album, From The Dirt

Vancouver, BC – Our Song of the Day comes in the form of an exclusive leak from our good friends at Stealth … Read More »

Power Level Up: Sese of Nightmare Klub releases new visuals in support of The Cell Saga

Power Level Up: Sese of Nightmare Klub releases new visuals in support of The Cell Saga

St. Catharines, ON – “Power Level Up” is the latest visual release from Sese in support of The Cell Saga mixtape. The … Read More »

The HipHopCanada recap of Hot 97 Summer Jam 2016

The HipHopCanada recap of Hot 97 Summer Jam 2016

Hot 97’s Summer Jam certainly had it’s ups and downs this year, but the annual outdoor hip-hop festival … Read More »

The importance of exporting: How the Halifax rap scene has grown in 2016

The importance of exporting: How the Halifax rap scene has grown in 2016

Halifax, NS – One of the greatest gifts about working for HipHopCanada is that every single day I get to talk with … Read More »

NXNE teams up with The Academy to bring LA’s Azizi Gibson to Toronto on June 16

NXNE teams up with The Academy to bring LA’s Azizi Gibson to Toronto on June 16

Toronto, ON – By now you’ve probably seen some of our NXNE coverage, including a really dope giveaway that will give some … Read More »

Watch the new “West Drive” video from Toronto producer-recording artist Kavale

Watch the new “West Drive” video from Toronto producer-recording artist Kavale

Toronto, ON – With his Carpe Diem project on the way, Toronto producer and recording artist Kavale releases his latest visuals for … Read More »

Northside Finest: Toronto’s Big Troopz releases Part 2 of EP series

Northside Finest: Toronto’s Big Troopz releases Part 2 of EP series

Toronto, ON – Toronto vet Big Troopz returns with his latest project, the Northside Finest Part 2 EP. The 7-track project features … Read More »

Big Troopz enlists Uncla Murda & Biggie Smalls for animated “Take Notes” video

Big Troopz enlists Uncla Murda & Biggie Smalls for animated “Take Notes” video

Toronto, ON – Coming in support of his new EP, Northside Finest Part 2, Big Troopz of the Northside Ryders movement enlists … Read More »

Major Key: DJ Khaled promotes new album with hot summer anthem For Free featuring Drake

Major Key: DJ Khaled promotes new album with hot summer anthem For Free featuring Drake

Miami, FL – With his forthcoming album announced, producer, record exec and Snapchat king, DJ Khaled, has officially dropped the project’s first … Read More »

Toronto’s YogiDaProducer dedicates new beat tape to late mother, Petronilla

Toronto’s YogiDaProducer dedicates new beat tape to late mother, Petronilla

Toronto, ON – Up-and-comer YogiDaProducer drops off a hot new instrumental project, dedicated to his mother who passed away in 2010. Petronilla … Read More »

Tonight: Bring Ya Eh Game brings the Eh List Summer Tour to Montreal’s TRH Bar

Tonight: Bring Ya Eh Game brings the Eh List Summer Tour to Montreal’s TRH Bar

Ottawa, ON – Recording artist, radio host, and Bring Ya Eh Game founder Dynamic (aka Ya Favourite Lightskin) kicked off his Eh … Read More »

Song of the Day: Friday promotes new album Nocturnal with Cazhhmere-directed “After Hours”

Song of the Day: Friday promotes new album Nocturnal with Cazhhmere-directed “After Hours”

Toronto, ON – The Cazhhmere-directed “After Hours” is the latest visual release from veteran Toronto rapper Friday (aka Ricky Dred) in support … Read More »

Is the beef coming to an end? Madchild gives a shout-out to Snak The Ripper & Merkules

Is the beef coming to an end? Madchild gives a shout-out to Snak The Ripper & Merkules

Vancouver, BC – Updated Jun. 1 at 10:45 a.m. MT – Looks like the rap beef is not coming to an end. … Read More »

Rel McCoy’s new album Gas Money is a Canadian treasure and we’ve got the exclusive stream

Rel McCoy’s new album Gas Money is a Canadian treasure and we’ve got the exclusive stream

Toronto, ON – It’s been awhile coming, and Rel McCoy‘s latest album Gas Money is finally here for your listening.  The release … Read More »

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