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JUNO Awards 2013: Where to meet your favourite artists [News]

JUNO Awards 2013: Where to meet your favourite artists [News]

Regina, SK – As the JUNO Awards week comes to an end, hip-hop fans who are unable to attend the awards ceremony … Read More »

Limited edition Buck 65 vinyl to be released for Record Store Day [News]

Limited edition Buck 65 vinyl to be released for Record Store Day [News]

Halifax, NS – Warner Music Canada is taking a creative approach to celebrating Record Store Day this Saturday, April 20. The annual … Read More »

JD Era, Classified & Maestro among presenters at 2013 JUNO Awards [News]

JD Era, Classified & Maestro among presenters at 2013 JUNO Awards [News]

Regina, SK – This coming weekend, on Sunday April 21st in Regina, Saskatchewan the Canadian music industry will be coming together to … Read More »

R.I.S.E Poetry celebrates One Year Anniversary on April 22 [News]

R.I.S.E Poetry celebrates One Year Anniversary on April 22 [News]

Toronto, ON – This coming Monday, April 22, R.I.S.E Poetry will be celebrating their one year anniversary at Lula Lounge (1585 Dundas … Read More »

Sean Leon Releases Viral Style Footage & 7AM Freestyle [News/Video]

Sean Leon Releases Viral Style Footage & 7AM Freestyle [News/Video]

Toronto, ON – Sean Leon has released viral style footage from his last performance at the Hardrock Cafe, that was presented by … Read More »

Kid Capri to perform in Toronto on April 18 [News/Contest]

Kid Capri to perform in Toronto on April 18 [News/Contest]

Toronto, ON – After a great response to their Funkmaster Flex show at Maison Mercer, Save Our Soul follows up on April … Read More »

Winnipeg’s Most rapper Jon-C to stand trial for drug-trafficking charges [News]

Winnipeg’s Most rapper Jon-C to stand trial for drug-trafficking charges [News]

Winnipeg, MB – William “Jon-C” Pierson of Winnipeg’s Most will stand trial later this month on drug trafficking charges that date back … Read More »

Juno-nominated JD Era’s Suit & Tie birthday party on April 14 [News]

Juno-nominated JD Era’s Suit & Tie birthday party on April 14 [News]

Toronto, ON – On Sunday April 14, Juno-nominated artist JD Era will be celebrating his birthday party, in style, at Vogue Supperclub … Read More »

Macklemore: Longest-running No. 1 rap song ever with “Thrift Shop” [News]

Macklemore: Longest-running No. 1 rap song ever with “Thrift Shop” [News]

Seattle, WA – “Thrift Shop” is officially the longest running No. 1 song on Billboard’s Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart.
The song by Macklemore … Read More »

Quake Matthews Releases Third Full Length Album Corrado [News]

Quake Matthews Releases Third Full Length Album Corrado [News]

Halifax, NS - Corrado is finally here! After creating an undeniable hype surrounding this release with his single “Lucy,” Quake Matthews‘ highly anticipated third album dropped today … Read More »

Confirmed: Cormega to perform in Toronto tonight [News]

Confirmed: Cormega to perform in Toronto tonight [News]

Toronto, ON – While Cormega had issues getting to the Montreal date with Large Professor on Sunday, Large P is now the … Read More »

RNBCanada: Drake signs with ASCAP [News]

RNBCanada: Drake signs with ASCAP [News]

Toronto, ON – Billboard has reported that Toronto rapper-singer Drake has signed a deal with ASCAP. Click here to check out the … Read More »

Rich Kidd’s In My Opinion release party goes down April 25 [News]

Rich Kidd’s In My Opinion release party goes down April 25 [News]

Toronto, ON – Toronto’s own Rich Kidd has started the year off with a string of successes from the wide support of … Read More »

Just announced: Music industry internship opportunity in Toronto [News]

Just announced: Music industry internship opportunity in Toronto [News]

Toronto, ON – If you answer ‘yes’ to these two questions then there is a good chance that this internship opportunity is … Read More »

Queensbridge rapper Cormega denied entry into Canada [News]

Queensbridge rapper Cormega denied entry into Canada [News]

Montreal, QC – We’ve been pretty good about reporting on rappers getting turned away at the border, but we really don’t even … Read More »

Charron wins big at BET’s 106 & Park Freestyle Friday [News]

Charron wins big at BET’s 106 & Park Freestyle Friday [News]

UPDATE – OCT. 15, 2013 – The BET Award Show appearance won by Charron was later taken away from him as he … Read More »

Politics to blame for cancellation of Tyga show [News]

Politics to blame for cancellation of Tyga show [News]

Vancouver, BC – Last Wednesday a tweet was sent out from YMCMB artist Tyga’s twitter account renouncing the Vancouver and Toronto dates … Read More »

Famous Announces Release of Debut Album Center Stage [News]

Famous Announces Release of Debut Album Center Stage [News]

Toronto, ON – For everyone who has been following the Famous projects since the release of 4th Biggest City in January 2008, … Read More »

Tha Dogg Pound to hit up Fortune Sound for pre 4/20 party on April 18 [News]

Tha Dogg Pound to hit up Fortune Sound for pre 4/20 party on April 18 [News]

Vancouver, BC – Tha mighty Dogg Pound are coming to Vancity to get their smoke for a pre 4/20 sesh at Fortune … Read More »

Postponed Rockie Fresh concert in Montreal rescheduled for April 18 [News]

Postponed Rockie Fresh concert in Montreal rescheduled for April 18 [News]

Montreal, QC – Rockie Fresh was originally scheduled to perform in Montreal on March 5th but it was postponed due to weather.
The … Read More »

The Known Unknown Meets Who Got Next on April 7 [News]

The Known Unknown Meets Who Got Next on April 7 [News]

Toronto, ON – The Known Unknown and Who Got Next presents an artist showcase featuring special guest singer/songwriter NYLO from Chicago! The … Read More »

Buffalo’s Mad Dukez and Toronto producer Fresh Kils launch The Open Affairs EP [News]

Buffalo’s Mad Dukez and Toronto producer Fresh Kils launch The Open Affairs EP [News]

Toronto, ON – The Open Affairs EP is the latest from rising Buffalo artist Mad Dukez and highly-acclaimed Toronto-based producer Fresh Kils, … Read More »

Swollen Members hit #1 on iTunes hip-hop chart with Beautiful Death Machine [News]

Swollen Members hit #1 on iTunes hip-hop chart with Beautiful Death Machine [News]

Vancouver, BC – Beautiful Death Machine, the tenth studio album from Vancity trio Swollen Members, has gotten off to a great start … Read More »

SpaceGhostPurrp at Fortune Sound on April 9 [Contest]

SpaceGhostPurrp at Fortune Sound on April 9 [Contest]

Vancouver, BC – Miami producer/rapper SpaceGhostPurrp is coming to Vancity on April 9. Timbre, Fortune Sound and ReUp Trippy Shit are presenting … Read More »

Juicy J Live in Toronto on March 29 [News/Contest]

Juicy J Live in Toronto on March 29 [News/Contest]

Toronto, ON – Who’s ready to get trippy with Juicy J in Toronto at the Guvernment on March 29th? I know I … Read More »

Sese releases highly anticipated Age of Aquarius EP [News]

Sese releases highly anticipated Age of Aquarius EP [News]

St. Catharines, ON – It’s finally here! You’re now able to purchase the new Sese EP, Age of Aquarius (aka #AOA). Aside … Read More »

Hip-Hop Karaoke Comes to Calgary [News]

Hip-Hop Karaoke Comes to Calgary [News]

Calgary, AB – On Monday Mar. 25, Commonwealth Bar & Stage brings Calgarians the first installation of its new weekly Hip-Hop Karaoke … Read More »

Money Marlo to release Money Over Every Thing 2 in April; artwork revealed [News]

Money Marlo to release Money Over Every Thing 2 in April; artwork revealed [News]

Toronto, ON – Riot Squad Canada rapper Money Marlo will be releasing a new project next week in April called Money Over … Read More »

Are you an artist? Is your music being licensed? [News]

Are you an artist? Is your music being licensed? [News]

Toronto, ON – In 2013, with access to information via the Internet and industry workshops, artists should be responsible for learning the … Read More »

Peter Jackson & JD Era headline Walder Showcasing Toronto on March 31 [News]

Peter Jackson & JD Era headline Walder Showcasing Toronto on March 31 [News]

Toronto, ON – We’re really excited for this upcoming showcase by our good friends at ThisIsWalder. Walder Showcasing Toronto features an all-star … Read More »

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