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Ain’t No Way: Dartmouth’s FoFF & Octave team up for new single

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Veteran producer/MC Phakt represents for the “East Coast” with Rob Parsons-directed video

Veteran producer/MC Phakt represents for the “East Coast” with Rob Parsons-directed video

Saint John, NB – Phakt is a legend in Atlantic Canada. Residing in Saint John, New Brunswick, Mike Washington came to Halifax … Read More »

Mitchell Lawler & Conch release anticipated new single “Open and Close”

Mitchell Lawler & Conch release anticipated new single “Open and Close”

Edmonton, AB – After taking a hiatus from releasing material, Edmonton’s Mitchell Lawler dropped his latest single “Open and Close” featuring fellow … Read More »

SO LOKI induce a trance of the senses with release of “Lil Ma”

SO LOKI induce a trance of the senses with release of “Lil Ma”

Vancouver, BC – Originally published Jan. 25, 2016 – Vancity artists, Sam Lucia and Geoffrey Millar, team up to release the third … Read More »

Premiere: Pimpton just dropped the video for his track with 40 Cal. titled “Mob Ties”

Premiere: Pimpton just dropped the video for his track with 40 Cal. titled “Mob Ties”

Regina, SK – Originally published Jan. 26, 2016 – We’re super excited to announce that we’ve teamed up with Pimpton and the … Read More »

Brevner to play intimate show at Dutil Vancouver

Brevner to play intimate show at Dutil Vancouver

Vancouver, BC – Updated January 27th 2016 – Matt Brevner has been making some sharp and strategic moves lately, most recently becoming … Read More »

Alex Gillespie Music Fund winner, EPDMC, enlisted Brendan Lyle for “Ugly Country” visuals

Alex Gillespie Music Fund winner, EPDMC, enlisted Brendan Lyle for “Ugly Country” visuals

Windsor Junction, NS – We first introduced you to EPDMC as the recipient of SET SAIL: The Alex Gillespie Music Fund. The … Read More »

Raeliss drops some R&B gold with the release of mixtape Every Body Know I’m Dope

Raeliss drops some R&B gold with the release of mixtape Every Body Know I’m Dope

Vancouver, BC – 2015 was a big year for R&B in Canada. We saw the come-up of artists like Tory Lanez, Jazz … Read More »

Xuave is f**king “Gorgeous” so he made a song about it

Xuave is f**king “Gorgeous” so he made a song about it

Ottawa, ON – Ottawa rapper Xuave recently dropped his latest single on us titled “Gorgeous,” produced by Bravestarr.
Xuave is still riding … Read More »

Excitement builds as NBA All-Star Weekend 2016 approaches Toronto

Excitement builds as NBA All-Star Weekend 2016 approaches Toronto

Toronto, AB – There comes a time every now and then when an event is so legendary, that even the mildest fan … Read More »

Sicker Than Your Average: Gee Wunder & Set2 preview Livication LP with new single

Sicker Than Your Average: Gee Wunder & Set2 preview Livication LP with new single

Toronto, ON – Not long ago we posted information about the new Gee Wunder and Set2 collaborative album which is out on … Read More »

Motive Music’s Gee Wunder & Set2 gear up for Jan. 29 release of their Livication LP

Motive Music’s Gee Wunder & Set2 gear up for Jan. 29 release of their Livication LP

Toronto, ON – On Friday, Jan. 29, Toronto hip-hop artists Set2 and Gee Wunder invite you to celebrate life in the form … Read More »

King of the Dot: Less than a month till epic Blackout6ix event (Feb. 19-20)

King of the Dot: Less than a month till epic Blackout6ix event (Feb. 19-20)

Toronto, ON – If you’re still unfamiliar with KOTD (King of the Dot) at this point, you’ve likely been living under a … Read More »

Song of the Day: Toronto’s ScrapGang build anticipation for new mixtape with “Still”

Song of the Day: Toronto’s ScrapGang build anticipation for new mixtape with “Still”

Toronto, ON – Compared to 90’s hip-hop, successful rap groups are few and far between. But new ones still form regularly and … Read More »

Toronto’s Pressa shakes the city with new “Deadmihana” video

Toronto’s Pressa shakes the city with new “Deadmihana” video

Toronto, ON – Check out these new visuals from up-and-comer Pressa for his DaBeatPlug-produced single “Deadmihana” or “Dead Man Marijuana.” Although Pressa … Read More »

Truss Dat: Lone Soja previews Something to Prove Vol. 1 mixtape with new single

Truss Dat: Lone Soja previews Something to Prove Vol. 1 mixtape with new single

Toronto, ON – Producer/MC LS AKA Lone Soja drops off a quick introduction in the form of “Truss Dat.” Look out for … Read More »

B-Town’s Flexx Jasper of OBCS impresses with new Forever EP

B-Town’s Flexx Jasper of OBCS impresses with new Forever EP

Brampton, ON – It’s no secret that B-Town is a hotbed for hip-hop talent. A quick search of “Brampton” on HHC reveals … Read More »

Madchild announces new album for March/April; “Man Down” single featuring Demrick

Madchild announces new album for March/April; “Man Down” single featuring Demrick

Ottawa, ON – Madchild is currently on tour and promoting his latest album, Silver Tongue Devil, but that hasn’t slowed down the … Read More »

Song of the Day: Kardinal Offishall takes over Toronto’s TTC in new “No Reason” video

Song of the Day: Kardinal Offishall takes over Toronto’s TTC in new “No Reason” video

Toronto, ON – In his new Cazhhmere-directed video for “No Reason,” Mr. International himself, Kardinal Offishall, hits the streets of Toronto, takes … Read More »

Hellbound Bishop takes a “Walk In” his trap house for new video

Hellbound Bishop takes a “Walk In” his trap house for new video

Montreal, QC – Real City hip-hop artist Hellbound Bishop lets you take a “Walk In” his trap house in new video. Directed … Read More »

Earl Sweatshirt performs “Burgandy” on Crash Test: With Rob Huebel and Paul Scheer

Earl Sweatshirt performs “Burgandy” on Crash Test: With Rob Huebel and Paul Scheer

Hollywood, CA – Rob Huebel and Paul Scheer take the show on the road in the network television premiere of Crash Test: … Read More »

Halifax’s Neon Dreams, signed to Waka Flocka’s 36BRICKHOUSE, go “Hard In The Paint”

Halifax’s Neon Dreams, signed to Waka Flocka’s 36BRICKHOUSE, go “Hard In The Paint”

Halifax, NS – Waka Flocka recently signed Halifax based group Neon Dreams to his 36BRICKHOUSE production label. This is their first collaborative project … Read More »

Appreciate The Wait: After 9 years in jail, Halifax’s Corey Writes releases new mixtape

Appreciate The Wait: After 9 years in jail, Halifax’s Corey Writes releases new mixtape

Halifax, NS – Corey Writes was a kid on the come up when Halifax’s scene was going through a passing of the … Read More »

Toronto’s Dre.Square of FTG releases the new “BOUNCE” video

Toronto’s Dre.Square of FTG releases the new “BOUNCE” video

Toronto, ON – New music from Toronto up-and-comer Dre.Square of FTG. This is the “Bounce” video shot by fellow FTG member, Jeffrey … Read More »

Spoils of War: Montreal’s Bless talks new album, singles with Fred the Godson, Vado & more

Spoils of War: Montreal’s Bless talks new album, singles with Fred the Godson, Vado & more

Ottawa, ON – Montreal’s Bless of Platinumberg, was in Ottawa for a performance at Ritual Nightclub as part of Obie Trice’s The … Read More »

Montreal’s Bless enlists Fred the Godson, Vado,  Statik Selektah & more for latest album

Montreal’s Bless enlists Fred the Godson, Vado, Statik Selektah & more for latest album

Montreal, QC – Released through URBNET distribution, Spoils of War is the latest album from Montreal hip-hop artist, Bless. The Gang Starr … Read More »

HipHop Affair: Toronto’s Babu G self-directs first video off album debut

HipHop Affair: Toronto’s Babu G self-directs first video off album debut

Toronto, ON – 2015 was a big year for Babu G, kicking off his album debut release campaign. “HipHop Affair,” produced by … Read More »

Song of the Day: Classified teams up with Canadian vet Saukrates for “Noah’s Arc”

Song of the Day: Classified teams up with Canadian vet Saukrates for “Noah’s Arc”

UPDATE: After an overwhelming response to the initial post, we’ve decided to make Class and Soxx’s new collaboration our Song of the … Read More »

Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Marcus Stroman featured on Mike Stud’s “These Days” remix

Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Marcus Stroman featured on Mike Stud’s “These Days” remix

Toronto, ON – Last week, Toronto Blue Jays right-handed pitcher Marcus Stroman was featured in rapper Mike Stud’s music video for “These … Read More »

Song of the Day: P. Reign is “On A Wave” with new video in support of Off The Books

Song of the Day: P. Reign is “On A Wave” with new video in support of Off The Books

Toronto, ON – OVO and Reps Up hip-hop artist P. Reign has released new visuals in support of his latest mixtape, Off … Read More »

Canada vs. USA: Drake & Kevin Hart to coach NBA All-Star Celebrity Game

Canada vs. USA: Drake & Kevin Hart to coach NBA All-Star Celebrity Game

Toronto, ON – Excitement is certainly building for the NBA All-Star weekend, just around the corner. The 65th Annual NBA All-Star game … Read More »

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