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Drake & Kendrick Lamar steal the show at the 2013 BET Hip Hop Awards [News]

Drake & Kendrick Lamar steal the show at the 2013 BET Hip Hop Awards [News]

Toronto, ON – Since the BET Hip Hop Awards aren’t live – it was filmed in Atlanta on September 28 – it … Read More »

Update: Future is back on Drake’s Would You Like A Tour? line-up [News]

Update: Future is back on Drake’s Would You Like A Tour? line-up [News]

UPDATE – Oct. 16, 2013 – Through unnamed sources, Atlanta’s Hot 107.9 confirms that Drake and Future have ironed out their differences … Read More »

Loaded Lux Confirms Battle with Hollow Da Don in the UW Battle League [News]

Loaded Lux Confirms Battle with Hollow Da Don in the UW Battle League [News]

Harlem, NY – On October 13th Loaded Lux confirmed that he would be stepping back in the ring for his final battle, with … Read More »

Bonnie Godiva vs 40 B.a.r.r.s. at Queen of the Ring’s Do or Die [Video]

Bonnie Godiva vs 40 B.a.r.r.s. at Queen of the Ring’s Do or Die [Video]

New York, NY – Bonnie Godiva vs 40 B.a.r.r.s. is here. The main battle at Queen of the Ring’s Do or Die event featured … Read More »

Juno award-winning Shad releases fourth studio album, Flying Colours [News]

Juno award-winning Shad releases fourth studio album, Flying Colours [News]

London, ON – Today marks the official release of the new Shad project – his fourth studio album – Flying Colours. It’s … Read More »

Rumours have P. Reign signing with Sony; tweet suggests otherwise [News]

Rumours have P. Reign signing with Sony; tweet suggests otherwise [News]

UPDATE – 5:15PM EST – A new tweet from P. Reign suggests that in official terms he remains unsigned. No word … Read More »

Five shows in Edmonton you need to see [News]

Five shows in Edmonton you need to see [News]

Edmonton, AB – Edmonton has it good for great rap shows coming through the city. Even now, with the summer behind us … Read More »

Ab-Soul & the 2013 Smokers Club Tour hit Montreal on Oct. 19 [News]

Ab-Soul & the 2013 Smokers Club Tour hit Montreal on Oct. 19 [News]

Montreal, QC – This coming Saturday, Oct. 19, TDE’s Ab-Soul and Joey Bada$$ bring the 2013 Smokers Club Tour to Arena Montreal … Read More »

Soundsmith Productions credit missing on Nipsey Hussle’s Crenshaw tape [News]

Soundsmith Productions credit missing on Nipsey Hussle’s Crenshaw tape [News]

Toronto, ON – It has come to our attention that Nipsey Hussle’s popular Crenshaw mixtape has a Canadian connection that we hadn’t … Read More »

The Weeknd reaches No. 1 on MuchMusic’s The Countdown [News]

The Weeknd reaches No. 1 on MuchMusic’s The Countdown [News]

Toronto, ON – The Weeknd has reached the No. 1 spot on MuchMusic’s The Countdown for his “Belong To The World” video. … Read More »

Pimpton climbs the MuchMusic charts with “Little Darrell” [Interview]

Pimpton climbs the MuchMusic charts with “Little Darrell” [Interview]

Regina, SK – Regina’s own Pimpton is climbing the MuchMusic R&B charts this week with his Andre Nickatina-assisted video for “Little Darrell.” … Read More »

Daylyt vs Loe Pesci at King of the Dot’s World Domination 4 [Video]

Daylyt vs Loe Pesci at King of the Dot’s World Domination 4 [Video]

Toronto, ON – Daylyt vs Loe Pesci is finally here. Out of all the battles at King of the Dot’s World Domination 4 … Read More »

Big Pops, Burd & Keyz, Daniel Worthy, 2oolman & Pilz produce for Game’s OKE [News]

Big Pops, Burd & Keyz, Daniel Worthy, 2oolman & Pilz produce for Game’s OKE [News]

Compton, CA – When it comes to hip-hop, Canadian producers continue to account for a large share of the success Canada sees … Read More »

Jaclyn Gee drops Autonomous EP on Stealth Bomb Records [News]

Jaclyn Gee drops Autonomous EP on Stealth Bomb Records [News]

Vancouver, BC – We’ve got the goods on Miss Jaclyn Gee and her first release on newly established Stealth Bomb Records, Autonomous … Read More »

Travis Scott hits Vancouver’s Venue Nightclub on Oct. 16 [News]

Travis Scott hits Vancouver’s Venue Nightclub on Oct. 16 [News]

Vancouver, BC – The good people at #BlueprinLive have yet another must-attend event to mark down on your calendars. Travis Scott (aka … Read More »

HipHopCanada connects with Bas of Dreamville in Toronto [News]

HipHopCanada connects with Bas of Dreamville in Toronto [News]

Toronto, ON – HipHopCanada’s own Tia Gordon just linked up with Queens rapper Bas of Dreamville (and The Super Mookin Fiends) for … Read More »

Mac Miller comes to Calgary on Nov. 14 [Contest]

Mac Miller comes to Calgary on Nov. 14 [Contest]

Calgary, AB – Our friends over at True Rhythm and Union Events just announced they are bringing Mac Miller and Choo Jackson to … Read More »

Joell Ortiz brings his Yaowa Nation Tour to Vancouver on Oct. 12 [News]

Joell Ortiz brings his Yaowa Nation Tour to Vancouver on Oct. 12 [News]

Vancouver, BC – Straight outta Slaughterhouse, Joell Ortiz brings his Yaowa Nation Tour to Vancouver’s Fortune Sound Club this Saturday, Oct. 12, … Read More »

Shad unveils Flying Colours in exclusive track-by-track stream [News]

Shad unveils Flying Colours in exclusive track-by-track stream [News]

Toronto, ON – Today, Shad unveils his fourth album Flying Colours through an exclusive track-by-track stream with CBCMusic.ca a week before its … Read More »

CBC: Ottawa rapper shut out of BET Hip Hop Awards performance [News]

CBC: Ottawa rapper shut out of BET Hip Hop Awards performance [News]

If one thing is for sure, Corey Charron doesn’t need to worry about people misunderstanding why he was cut from the BET … Read More »

Charron speaks out after being cut from BET Hip Hop Awards show [News]

Charron speaks out after being cut from BET Hip Hop Awards show [News]

Ottawa, ON – After slaying the competition and being crowned the champion of this past season’s 106 & Park Freestyle Fridays, east … Read More »

Freedom Writers celebrate album release on Oct. 10 at The Mod Club [News]

Freedom Writers celebrate album release on Oct. 10 at The Mod Club [News]

Toronto, ON – The time is NOW! Toronto supergroup Freedom Writers will officially release their album debut, NOW, this Thursday, along with … Read More »

Toronto’s ShaqIsDope featured on MTV’s RapFix Live with Nelly [News]

Toronto’s ShaqIsDope featured on MTV’s RapFix Live with Nelly [News]

Toronto, ON – ShaqIsDope had a great look a couple of days back as MTV host Sway Calloway featured the rising star … Read More »

True Rhythm brings freestyle legend Supernatural to Calgary on Nov. 2 [News]

True Rhythm brings freestyle legend Supernatural to Calgary on Nov. 2 [News]

Calgary, AB – HipHopCanada is a proud sponsor of the King of the Dot Afterparty featuring a performance by an undisputed freestyle … Read More »

Snak the Ripper heads to Calgary with the Stealth Bomb Tour [News]

Snak the Ripper heads to Calgary with the Stealth Bomb Tour [News]

Calgary, AB – On Oct. 18, our friends over at True Rhythm bring Snak the Ripper to Local 522 (522 – 6 … Read More »

Marco Polo returns with new LP, PA2: The Director’s Cut on Nov. 12 [News]

Marco Polo returns with new LP, PA2: The Director’s Cut on Nov. 12 [News]

Brooklyn, NY – It’s been six years since Marco Polo took the hip-hop world by storm with his Rawkus/Soulspazm Records debut LP, … Read More »

Merkules drops Hunger Pains EP on Stealth Bomb Records [News]

Merkules drops Hunger Pains EP on Stealth Bomb Records [News]

Vancouver, BC – Stealth Bomb Records soldier and your mom’s favorite fat kid (we heard) Merkules drops his latest EP Hunger Pains. … Read More »

New Beeyoudee single to feature 50 MCs and 6 DJs from 10 countries [News]

New Beeyoudee single to feature 50 MCs and 6 DJs from 10 countries [News]

Québec City, QC – French-Canadian rapper Beeyoudee is getting ready to unleash a colossal new record called “They” (or “Ils” in French). … Read More »

R.I.S.E Edutainment presents: The 1st Annual Edutainment Convention [News]

R.I.S.E Edutainment presents: The 1st Annual Edutainment Convention [News]

Toronto, ON – Beginning on Friday, October 25th and running through to Sunday, October 27th R.I.S.E Edutainment will be hosting The 1st … Read More »

Pete Rock and C.L. Smooth come to Calgary [Contest]

Pete Rock and C.L. Smooth come to Calgary [Contest]

Calgary, AB – Our friends over at True Rhythm and Union just announced they are bringing Pete Rock and C.L. Smooth’s Mecca … Read More »

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