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Drake releases third studio album, Nothing Was The Same [News]

Drake releases third studio album, Nothing Was The Same [News]

Toronto, ON – Drake is once again the talk of the town today as the Toronto artist has officially released his third … Read More »

BreakOut West Festival comes to Calgary from Oct. 3 – 6 [News]

BreakOut West Festival comes to Calgary from Oct. 3 – 6 [News]

Calgary, AB – From Oct. 3 – 6, the BreakOut West Festival takes over the city of Calgary to spotlight Western Canada’s music … Read More »

Just announced: ASAP Ferg with special guests in Toronto Dec 11 [News]

Just announced: ASAP Ferg with special guests in Toronto Dec 11 [News]

Toronto, ON – On December 11th, Smashmouth Entertainment, iLuvLola and Union Events proudly present A$AP Ferg in concert with special guests A$AP … Read More »

The Known Unknown Presents: The Re-Introduction of Wolf J McFarlane [News]

The Known Unknown Presents: The Re-Introduction of Wolf J McFarlane [News]

Toronto, ON – One of Toronto’s most successful showcase series, The Known Unknown is back with another event on September 29th at … Read More »

Raincity Rap Festival and Conference with Maestro Fresh Wes Oct 4 – 5 [News]

Raincity Rap Festival and Conference with Maestro Fresh Wes Oct 4 – 5 [News]

Vancouver, BC – Miscellaneous Productions is putting on a two day event with some pretty amazing details. Raincity Rap Festival is a … Read More »

Catch John River at Manifesto’s Live At The Square concert in Toronto [News]

Catch John River at Manifesto’s Live At The Square concert in Toronto [News]

Toronto, ON – Mississauga’s own John River will be performing at Yonge-Dundas Square on Sunday, September 22 for the 2 O’Clock Fresh … Read More »

Niko Doughski releases self-titled album debut, Doughski [News]

Niko Doughski releases self-titled album debut, Doughski [News]

Ottawa, ON – Capital city recording artist Niko Doughski has released his self-titled album debut, Doughski. The 15-track release features production from … Read More »

Evil Ebenezer drops latest album Howl [News]

Evil Ebenezer drops latest album Howl [News]

Vancouver, BC – The fourth studio album and most recent release from Vancity’s Evil Ebenezer, Howl, is now available on on iTunes and … Read More »

Canadian Urban Music Conference 2013 takes place Sept. 27 – 28 [News]

Canadian Urban Music Conference 2013 takes place Sept. 27 – 28 [News]

Toronto is the place to be late September as the Canadian Urban Music Conference 2013 kicks off on Friday, September 27. The … Read More »

Rock band Queens Of The Stone Age criticize Jay Z [News]

Rock band Queens Of The Stone Age criticize Jay Z [News]

Toronto, ON – Canadian media personality George Stroumboulopoulos interviewed Queens Of The Stone Age on CBC Radio 2 this past Sunday. During … Read More »

House of PainT 2013: DL Incognito & Eternia on the home stage [Photos]

House of PainT 2013: DL Incognito & Eternia on the home stage [Photos]

Ottawa, ON – Home-grown hip-hop was the theme for House of PainT’s Basement Raps event at Ritual Nightclub on Sept. 12.
The performance … Read More »

Gavin Sheppard (Remix Project) releases web series, Welcome to Rawluck [News]

Gavin Sheppard (Remix Project) releases web series, Welcome to Rawluck [News]

Toronto, ON – A multi-media series, Welcome to Rawluck, breaks mediums and rules as it explores a dystopian Toronto circa 2022. Releasing … Read More »

Underground King Bun B says: “You Gotta Eat This” [News]

Underground King Bun B says: “You Gotta Eat This” [News]

Houston, TX – Do you like posting pictures of the meal you’re about to devour? Spend a few minutes on Instagram and … Read More »

Maestro and Friends 25th Anniversary Concert Sept 21 [Contest]

Maestro and Friends 25th Anniversary Concert Sept 21 [Contest]

Toronto, ON – On September 21st at Massey Hall, Canada’s Walk of Fame will be bringing together some of Canada’s finest artists … Read More »

Canadian National DMC DJ Championships to go down Sept. 25 in Toronto [News]

Canadian National DMC DJ Championships to go down Sept. 25 in Toronto [News]

Toronto, ON – The City of Toronto will once again play host to the Canadian National DMC DJ Championships. This year’s event … Read More »

Northern Lights Showcase September 15 [News]

Northern Lights Showcase September 15 [News]

Toronto, ON – HipHopCanada is a proud sponsor of the Northern Lights showcase happening this Sunday, September 15th. The showcase, which will … Read More »

Checkmate & Concise – Spit Game Teaser [Video]

Checkmate & Concise – Spit Game Teaser [Video]

Vancouver, BC – Checkmate & Concise are getting things ready to drop their most recent and second video from Love & War … Read More »

What’s going on in Calgary hip-hop this month [News]

What’s going on in Calgary hip-hop this month [News]

Calgary, AB – This month we’ve got more big shows in the city. Throw in this past weekend’s Psyychology release with Teekay, … Read More »

Happy Ending Friday Tupac Party and Bliss N Eso at Fortune Sound Sept 13 [Contest]

Happy Ending Friday Tupac Party and Bliss N Eso at Fortune Sound Sept 13 [Contest]

Vancouver, BC – HipHopCanada is proudly co-presenting this week’s Happy Ending Friday at Fortune Sound – with a handful of hyphy DJs … Read More »

Obey the Crooks delivers the Care Package [Interview]

Obey the Crooks delivers the Care Package [Interview]

Calgary, AB – On Sept. 8, Obey the Crooks (OTC) launches their most recent Care Package mixtape. The five-track tape showcases the … Read More »

Toronto’s Cancer the Crab moves on to National DMC Championships [News]

Toronto’s Cancer the Crab moves on to National DMC Championships [News]

Toronto, ON – The 2013 DMC Toronto Regional DJ Battle (presented by DMC Canada) went down on Thursday, Aug. 29 inside the … Read More »

Joey Bada$$ and Statik Selektah come to Calgary [Contest]

Joey Bada$$ and Statik Selektah come to Calgary [Contest]

Calgary, AB – On Sept. 12 (this upcoming Thursday), our friends over at True Rhythm bring Joey Bada$$ and Statik Selektah to Calgary … Read More »

Jay Z to bring Magna Carter World Tour to Canada Jan. 2014 [News]

Jay Z to bring Magna Carter World Tour to Canada Jan. 2014 [News]

New York, NY – Jay Z has announced a 34-date tour in support of his latest album, Magna Carta Holy Grail. The … Read More »

Drake reveals Nothing Was The Same track listing [News]

Drake reveals Nothing Was The Same track listing [News]

Toronto, ON – Would You Like The Tracklist? Drake took to Twitter early morning (which is usually the case) Thursday to ask … Read More »

Snak The Ripper launches new label Stealth Bomb Records [News]

Snak The Ripper launches new label Stealth Bomb Records [News]

Vancouver, BC – Snak The Ripper has been a fixture in the underbelly of Vancouver’s hip-hop scene for sometime and his growing … Read More »

The 6th Annual 106 & York Urban Arts Festival on September 14 [News]

The 6th Annual 106 & York Urban Arts Festival on September 14 [News]

Toronto, ON – HipHopCanada is a proud sponsor of the 6th annual 106 & York Urban Arts Festival! On Saturday September 14th … Read More »

Brandon T. Jackson & Spoken Reasons headline T.O. comedy show Aug 31 [News]

Brandon T. Jackson & Spoken Reasons headline T.O. comedy show Aug 31 [News]

Toronto, ON – Originally posted August 21, 2013 – On August 31, Major Biggz presents Aaron & Friends, a comedy event that … Read More »

Toronto mourns the loss of a hip-hop pioneer, MadLocks (aka MadLoxx) [News]

Toronto mourns the loss of a hip-hop pioneer, MadLocks (aka MadLoxx) [News]

Toronto, ON – Canadian hip-hop took a hit this week with the passing of two people considered to be pioneers in their … Read More »

Hip-hop heads mourn the passing of DJ Booda [News]

Hip-hop heads mourn the passing of DJ Booda [News]

Lethbridge, AB – Alberta’s hip-hop community is mourning the sudden death of 31-year-old promoter-DJ, James “DJ Booda” Nishima. Nishima passed away on … Read More »

Win tickets to see Kendrick Lamar at Ottawa Folk Festival [Contest]

Win tickets to see Kendrick Lamar at Ottawa Folk Festival [Contest]

Ottawa, ON – You did read that correctly. Kendrick Lamar is playing the Ottawa Folk Festival on September 6th at Hogs … Read More »

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