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Quake Matthews just dropped a teaser trailer for his upcoming Celebrate The Struggle album

Quake Matthews just dropped a teaser trailer for his upcoming Celebrate The Struggle album

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VNCHY discusses Money Baby: “Although money can give you anything, it is far from everything”

VNCHY discusses Money Baby: “Although money can give you anything, it is far from everything”

Toronto, ON – At the end of last month, Toronto artist VNCHY teamed up with S.L.M.N. and GoldenBoy for a brand … Read More »

That Ciroc D*%K (Puffy Juice) We Love Hip Hop Ep. 13 with guest Choclair

That Ciroc D*%K (Puffy Juice) We Love Hip Hop Ep. 13 with guest Choclair

Toronto, ON – Don’t miss our amazing new episode with our guest, Choclair. We discussed the beginning of his career, meeting Kardinal … Read More »

LARRY LUXX talks his latest remix of “Mask Off” and breaking his hiatus from releasing music

LARRY LUXX talks his latest remix of “Mask Off” and breaking his hiatus from releasing music

Vancouver, BC – Never before has it been a better time to be a producer in the music industry. With an overall newfound … Read More »

Mizzy of KIDS delivers a tribute to the hustle on “Pay The Man”

Mizzy of KIDS delivers a tribute to the hustle on “Pay The Man”

Vancouver, BC – Serving as the lead single off his upcoming album, Clarity, Vancouver-based emcee Mizzy delivers “Pay The Man.” A tribute to … Read More »

Snak The Ripper to perform at Out4Fame Festival in Germany

Snak The Ripper to perform at Out4Fame Festival in Germany

Dortmund, DE – Vancouver’s own Snak The Ripper will be joining a star-studded line-up in Germany this year for the highly popular … Read More »

We spoke to New Jersey’s thefame about “Contradictions” and why Canada loves his music

We spoke to New Jersey’s thefame about “Contradictions” and why Canada loves his music

New Jersey – Covering the Canadian scene often includes speaking to the influence that foreign artists have on our community. Occasionally we encounter … Read More »

Premiere: Devon Tracy makes them “Feel A Way” with new Charlton Visuals-directed video

Premiere: Devon Tracy makes them “Feel A Way” with new Charlton Visuals-directed video

Mississauga, ON – Budding star Devon Tracy kicked off 2017 by premiering his “Brothers” video on The Source and building awareness for … Read More »

Premiere: Alpha Omega & The Leisure Principle join forces as AOXLP to release new “Sorry” video

Premiere: Alpha Omega & The Leisure Principle join forces as AOXLP to release new “Sorry” video

Vancouver, BC – Vancouver-based postmodern-pop group The Leisure Principle have teamed up with Prevail and Neph from hip-hop group Alpha Omega to … Read More »

Power Play: Canadian rappers score big with hockey anthems

Power Play: Canadian rappers score big with hockey anthems

Ottawa, ON – It’s taken a decade, but the Ottawa Senators have made it back to the Eastern Conference Finals of the … Read More »

Martin C. Pariseau wins the 2017 Prism Prize for Kaytranada’s “Lite Spots” video

Martin C. Pariseau wins the 2017 Prism Prize for Kaytranada’s “Lite Spots” video

Toronto, ON – On Sunday May 14, director Martin C. Pariseau was awarded the 2017 Prism Prize for Kaytranada’s “Lite Spots” music … Read More »

CGB confronts political injustice and racial targeting in his new single “Hands Up”

CGB confronts political injustice and racial targeting in his new single “Hands Up”

Vancouver, BC – Acting as a precursor to his upcoming project Wake Up, Vancouver-transplant CGB delivers “Hands Up.” The IGNORVNCE-produced release is … Read More »

London’s Stash Peso rolls out the clean and compelling visuals for “Glow”

London’s Stash Peso rolls out the clean and compelling visuals for “Glow”

London, UK – TOORARETODIE member and leader, Stash Peso gives us the latest in a series of consistently vivid and clean selection of … Read More »

NINETYFOUR brings on Grand Hustle producer Joe McLaren for “Watch Me”

NINETYFOUR brings on Grand Hustle producer Joe McLaren for “Watch Me”

Vancouver, BC – The artist who has brought the Yours Truly collective to notoriety in the West Coast community is back with his … Read More »

Part 2: “Dilla made beats until the end” as told by Dank of Frank N Dank (We Love Hip Hop Ep. 12)

Part 2: “Dilla made beats until the end” as told by Dank of Frank N Dank (We Love Hip Hop Ep. 12)

Toronto, ON – This is the second half to an amazing and emotional episode! Dank Harv of Frank N Dank breaks down … Read More »

J Dilla Adventures! Part 1 with Dank Harv of Frank N Dank (We Love Hip Hop Ep. 12)

J Dilla Adventures! Part 1 with Dank Harv of Frank N Dank (We Love Hip Hop Ep. 12)

Toronto, ON – Hosts Friday and PK Herc celebrate the success of their new We Love Hip Hop podcast with the release … Read More »

Balmain: HeatWave releases second video in support of The Masses Volume 3

Balmain: HeatWave releases second video in support of The Masses Volume 3

Atlanta, GA – ATL-based Vancouver-native HeatWave continues his promotional campaign for his forthcoming project with the release of a new video. “Balmain,” … Read More »

Toronto rapper & OVO affiliate Yung Dubz killed in Brampton shooting

Toronto rapper & OVO affiliate Yung Dubz killed in Brampton shooting

Toronto, ON – We regret to report the apparent loss of yet another member of the Canadian hip-hop community. Sources close to … Read More »

HipHopCanada on Spotify: Check out Sarah Jay’s Weekly Picks Vol. 32

HipHopCanada on Spotify: Check out Sarah Jay’s Weekly Picks Vol. 32

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

Premiere: Adlib drops “All I Ever Had” video in support of Primitive Tomorrow & Canadian Tour

Premiere: Adlib drops “All I Ever Had” video in support of Primitive Tomorrow & Canadian Tour

Philadelphia, PA – With our Video of the Day, we’re thrilled to bring you world premiere of the Adlib video for “All … Read More »

Foot In: Toronto’s Blacka Da Don & Eestbound team up for new single

Foot In: Toronto’s Blacka Da Don & Eestbound team up for new single

Toronto, ON – Blacka Da Don and Eestbound team up for a new gem called “Foot In.” Peep it below.

Song of the Day: Sauga City’s J.O. Mairs returns with new “WISHES” single

Song of the Day: Sauga City’s J.O. Mairs returns with new “WISHES” single

Mississauga, ON – Our Song of the Day is a hot new single by J.O. Mairs called “WISHES.” Check it out below.
“J.O. … Read More »

Toronto’s Michael Hearts has “No Bad Vibes” on new Luigi-produced single (Sponsored)

Toronto’s Michael Hearts has “No Bad Vibes” on new Luigi-produced single (Sponsored)

Toronto, ON – Up-and-coming Toronto rapper Michael Hearts enlisted Luigi to produce his new single, “No Bad Vibes.” Check it out below.

Not So Famous: Keffaleng discusses the dangers of fame & the importance of Kid Cudi

Not So Famous: Keffaleng discusses the dangers of fame & the importance of Kid Cudi

Toronto, ON – Back in March, Toronto artist Keffaleng unleashed his sophomore release; a seven-track EP entitled Not So Famous.
Not So Famous … Read More »

Dhamiri breaks down the state of grime in Canada & his come up as a Canadian grime artist

Dhamiri breaks down the state of grime in Canada & his come up as a Canadian grime artist

Mississauga, ON – A few weeks ago I was putting together one of my weekly Spotify playlists when I came across an … Read More »

Toronto’s Webz sees the “Cash Calling” on new Kavin Roberts-directed video

Toronto’s Webz sees the “Cash Calling” on new Kavin Roberts-directed video

Toronto, ON – Up-and-coming Toronto rapper Webz teams up with director Kavin Roberts to create his new video for “Cash Calling.” Check … Read More »

Ottawa’s Kool Krys empowers women with music video & Wonder Woman tribute album FEMINUM

Ottawa’s Kool Krys empowers women with music video & Wonder Woman tribute album FEMINUM

Ottawa, ON – Rap artist Kool Krys (aka Christina Devine) will be releasing her fourth album FEMINUM, produced and arranged by JUNO-nominated … Read More »

Dyces Trench releases the “Long Walk” video directed by Prince Beatz

Dyces Trench releases the “Long Walk” video directed by Prince Beatz

Toronto, ON – Up-and-comer Dyces Trench calls on Prince Beatz to direct his new video for “Long Walk.” Check it out below.

Budding director Kavin Roberts visualizes “She Says” by young artists Spadez, K.$ & Twin

Budding director Kavin Roberts visualizes “She Says” by young artists Spadez, K.$ & Twin

Toronto, ON – Young Gods on the come up. KR Productions presents the latest visuals from a trio of young Toronto talents. … Read More »

UCLA star Lonzo Ball raps as ZO2 for new “Free Smoke” remix with DC The Don

UCLA star Lonzo Ball raps as ZO2 for new “Free Smoke” remix with DC The Don

Los Angeles, CA – Lonzo Ball, who could be a top 3-5 pick at the 2017 NBA Draft in June, has decided … Read More »

Toronto’s Los Poetas preview Cartas Vol. 1 with ShaqIsDope-assisted “Tronco”

Toronto’s Los Poetas preview Cartas Vol. 1 with ShaqIsDope-assisted “Tronco”

Toronto, ON – The Los Poetas movement continues to build with the arrival of their new DJ Grouch-produced single, “Tronco,” which features … Read More »

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