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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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“New Foreign” is the newest release from Vancouver’s promising creative Angst

“New Foreign” is the newest release from Vancouver’s promising creative Angst

Vancouver, BC – For those who are unfamiliar with the Vancouver scene, and the growth that we’ve seen over the last year, there … Read More »

HipHopCanada on Spotify: Check out Sarah Jay’s Weekly Picks Vol. 31

HipHopCanada on Spotify: Check out Sarah Jay’s Weekly Picks Vol. 31

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

Tonight! UNCRWND takes over Toronto’s Rivoli with Ramsay Almighty, JETSET & more

Tonight! UNCRWND takes over Toronto’s Rivoli with Ramsay Almighty, JETSET & more

Toronto, ON – Tonight, after a month of anticipation, UNCRWND is back for its fourth instalment. Featuring performances by Ramsay Almighty, JETSET, … Read More »

“401 WEST” is the track that proves you need to pay attention to Kyle Wildfern

“401 WEST” is the track that proves you need to pay attention to Kyle Wildfern

Brampton, ON – We say that WayCool’s Kyle Wildfern just keeps getting better, but that’s because his songs are developing with such speed … Read More »

“Too Late” comes just hours after Aiona’s successful visual debut

“Too Late” comes just hours after Aiona’s successful visual debut

Brampton, ON – Joining up with Martin Sole once again for production, WayCool songstress Aiona returns a few hours after the debut of her … Read More »

JAHAIL delivers for Yours Truly with “Jealous” featuring SuhadSoLegit

JAHAIL delivers for Yours Truly with “Jealous” featuring SuhadSoLegit

Vancouver, BC – Coming to us from the Yours Truly camp, JAHAIL released his latest single “Jealous” and you’ll want to catch this … Read More »

Views Before The 6: Toronto DJ and producer, DRK, featured in new podcast

Views Before The 6: Toronto DJ and producer, DRK, featured in new podcast

Toronto, ON – The latest episode of Views Before The 6 features legendary Toronto DJ and producer, DRK.
“In this episode we sit … Read More »

We Love Hip Hop: Hosts Friday & PK Herc feature Stacee Brizzle & Junia-T on Episode 11

We Love Hip Hop: Hosts Friday & PK Herc feature Stacee Brizzle & Junia-T on Episode 11

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

Premiere Brampton songstress Aiona’s enticing visual debut on “You and I”

Premiere Brampton songstress Aiona’s enticing visual debut on “You and I”

Brampton, ON – 2017 has undoubtedly been the year for WayCool, and Aiona has made an exceptional entry into the Canadian music scene … Read More »

Thoby G & E.U. Afool release new Frank Films-directed video for “Introduction”

Thoby G & E.U. Afool release new Frank Films-directed video for “Introduction”

St. Catharines, ON – Choom Gang’s E.U. Afool and Thoby G recently dropped a fresh new Frank Films-directed video for their single, … Read More »

Gov returns with “Physical” the new single from his upcoming EP

Gov returns with “Physical” the new single from his upcoming EP

Toronto, ON – We recently had the opportunity to catch up with Toronto-based emcee Gov to talk about his debut album Nights (and you … Read More »

NYC budding star Casanova continues promotion of hit mixtape with “Stick & Move” video

NYC budding star Casanova continues promotion of hit mixtape with “Stick & Move” video

Brooklyn, NY – With the raw ferocity and intensity of BK rappers that came before him – like Busta Rhymes or Uncle … Read More »

Last call! The Emerging Artist Music Mentorship Program closes for submissions on April 30

Last call! The Emerging Artist Music Mentorship Program closes for submissions on April 30

Toronto, ON – The deadline is just around the corner for the 2017 Emerging Artist Music Mentorship Program, presented by Canada’s Walk … Read More »

Still Got Time? PartyNextDoor appears to cut ties with Zayn Malik & their recently released single

Still Got Time? PartyNextDoor appears to cut ties with Zayn Malik & their recently released single

London, ON – Rumour has it that OVO Sound crooner PartyNextDoor has cut ties with former One Direction star Zayn Malik and … Read More »

“Fuck 12” is the high-impact new single from a4

“Fuck 12” is the high-impact new single from a4

Vancouver, BC – Admittedly focused on love, loyalty and living life to the fullest, a4 learned early on how to channel these things in his … Read More »

Toronto rapper Killy leads a wave with viral video “Killamonjaro”

Toronto rapper Killy leads a wave with viral video “Killamonjaro”

Toronto, ON – It’s an interesting time for the Canadian industry, and we’re currently seeing the rise of a few extremely promising artists. … Read More »

Prep your weekend playlist with “Habaesha” the new dancehall single from Ramriddlz

Prep your weekend playlist with “Habaesha” the new dancehall single from Ramriddlz

Mississauga, ON – Few words are needed to do justice to the most recent release from Ramriddlz – the Mississauga-based Drake co-signee. Heavily … Read More »

Ottawa’s ADUB releases new video for Archie Golden-produced “Run Up”

Ottawa’s ADUB releases new video for Archie Golden-produced “Run Up”

Stittsville, ON – Ottawa rapper ADUB and his squad get a game of paintball in at Delta Force Paintball as the backdrop … Read More »

NINETYFOUR’s been “Plottin” the Yours Truly takeover and you need to watch his new video

NINETYFOUR’s been “Plottin” the Yours Truly takeover and you need to watch his new video

Vancouver, BC – Scarborough born rap/R&B artist NINETYFOUR connects with Mississauga native Devon Tracy to present the video for their single “Plottin.”
The clean visuals … Read More »

Ottawa’s DaBoiLoc goes “Cross Country” with new RealCity411-directed video

Ottawa’s DaBoiLoc goes “Cross Country” with new RealCity411-directed video

Ottawa, ON – Ottawa rapper DaBoiLoc of Triple L Music Group teamed up with Real City 411 once again for his latest … Read More »

The Fate of the Furious album features Migos, Young Thug, Wiz Khalifa & more (Sponsored)

The Fate of the Furious album features Migos, Young Thug, Wiz Khalifa & more (Sponsored)

Los Angeles, CA – With the latest installment of the Fast & Furious series hitting theatres today, fans can expect another top … Read More »

Sit back and enjoy the vibes that Ashoka brings on “No Stress”

Sit back and enjoy the vibes that Ashoka brings on “No Stress”

Rockland County, NY – Putting out a series impressive tracks this last year, New York-based emcee Ashoka came proper this week with one … Read More »

SARS Radio Ep. 89 features new music from Dre Barrs, Sayzee, Belly, Luu Breeze & more

SARS Radio Ep. 89 features new music from Dre Barrs, Sayzee, Belly, Luu Breeze & more

Toronto, ON – The latest episode of SARS Radio has been posted online and available to stream through MixCloud. The mix features … Read More »

Lou Phelps discusses 001: Experiments & why Montreal isn’t ready to have its own sound yet

Lou Phelps discusses 001: Experiments & why Montreal isn’t ready to have its own sound yet

Earlier this month, Montreal artist Lou Phelps released his debut solo project titled 001: Experiments … Read More »

OSIYM teams up with Clairmont The Second for a strong performance on “Look at God”

OSIYM teams up with Clairmont The Second for a strong performance on “Look at God”

Toronto, ON – Produced by Danthrax of Bass & Bakery, “Look at God” is the latest release from Toronto-based duo OSIYM (Out Of … Read More »

My Level: Sauga City’s White previews My Turn mixtape with BrownGuyMadeIT-directed video

My Level: Sauga City’s White previews My Turn mixtape with BrownGuyMadeIT-directed video

Mississauga, ON – Sauga City artist White has taken promotion of his forthcoming mixtape up a notch with the release of a … Read More »

Find A Way: Neon Dreams win Canadian Music Radio Award, shine at Juno Week

Find A Way: Neon Dreams win Canadian Music Radio Award, shine at Juno Week

Halifax, NS – New chapters in the phenomenal success story of Neon Dreams continue to be written at a very rapid rate. … Read More »

Song of the Day: Cashtro Crosby enlists Khamali Jordan for “Prelude” to Live From Neverland

Song of the Day: Cashtro Crosby enlists Khamali Jordan for “Prelude” to Live From Neverland

Ottawa, ON – Our Song of the Day is a new record from Ottawa-based Pittsburgh-native, Cashtro Crosby. It serves as a prelude … Read More »

Dkay introduces us to the Leftside with “Dáme”

Dkay introduces us to the Leftside with “Dáme”

Vancouver, BC – At only 23, Vancouver-based musician/creative Dkay has proven himself to be one of the most promising forces that is currently coming … Read More »

You need to listen to the Kiddo EP by Jessie Reyez because it will make you feel all the feelings

You need to listen to the Kiddo EP by Jessie Reyez because it will make you feel all the feelings

Toronto, ON – At the end of last week, Toronto songstress Jessie Reyez dropped a brand new EP titled Kiddo.
The 7-track project … Read More »

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