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Music, sobriety, family & the various other Layers of rhyme-slayer Royce da 5’9

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Watch the new “West Drive” video from Toronto producer-recording artist Kavale

Watch the new “West Drive” video from Toronto producer-recording artist Kavale

Toronto, ON – With his Carpe Diem project on the way, Toronto producer and recording artist Kavale releases his latest visuals for … Read More »

Northside Finest: Toronto’s Big Troopz releases Part 2 of EP series

Northside Finest: Toronto’s Big Troopz releases Part 2 of EP series

Toronto, ON – Toronto vet Big Troopz returns with his latest project, the Northside Finest Part 2 EP. The 7-track project features … Read More »

Big Troopz enlists Uncla Murda & Biggie Smalls for animated “Take Notes” video

Big Troopz enlists Uncla Murda & Biggie Smalls for animated “Take Notes” video

Toronto, ON – Coming in support of his new EP, Northside Finest Part 2, Big Troopz of the Northside Ryders movement enlists … Read More »

Major Key: DJ Khaled promotes new album with hot summer anthem For Free featuring Drake

Major Key: DJ Khaled promotes new album with hot summer anthem For Free featuring Drake

Miami, FL – With his forthcoming album announced, producer, record exec and Snapchat king, DJ Khaled, has officially dropped the project’s first … Read More »

Toronto’s YogiDaProducer dedicates new beat tape to late mother, Petronilla

Toronto’s YogiDaProducer dedicates new beat tape to late mother, Petronilla

Toronto, ON – Up-and-comer YogiDaProducer drops off a hot new instrumental project, dedicated to his mother who passed away in 2010. Petronilla … Read More »

Tonight: Bring Ya Eh Game brings the Eh List Summer Tour to Montreal’s TRH Bar

Tonight: Bring Ya Eh Game brings the Eh List Summer Tour to Montreal’s TRH Bar

Ottawa, ON – Recording artist, radio host, and Bring Ya Eh Game founder Dynamic (aka Ya Favourite Lightskin) kicked off his Eh … Read More »

Song of the Day: Friday promotes new album Nocturnal with Cazhhmere-directed “After Hours”

Song of the Day: Friday promotes new album Nocturnal with Cazhhmere-directed “After Hours”

Toronto, ON – The Cazhhmere-directed “After Hours” is the latest visual release from veteran Toronto rapper Friday (aka Ricky Dred) in support … Read More »

Is the beef coming to an end? Madchild gives a shout-out to Snak The Ripper & Merkules

Is the beef coming to an end? Madchild gives a shout-out to Snak The Ripper & Merkules

Vancouver, BC – Updated Jun. 1 at 10:45 a.m. MT – Looks like the rap beef is not coming to an end. … Read More »

Rel McCoy’s new album Gas Money is a Canadian treasure and we’ve got the exclusive stream

Rel McCoy’s new album Gas Money is a Canadian treasure and we’ve got the exclusive stream

Toronto, ON – It’s been awhile coming, and Rel McCoy‘s latest album Gas Money is finally here for your listening.  The release … Read More »

Eighty 8 Five presents the Flexx Luger mixtape from Toronto’s Young Allwood & DJ Ritz

Eighty 8 Five presents the Flexx Luger mixtape from Toronto’s Young Allwood & DJ Ritz

Toronto, ON – Eighty 8 Five presents the latest body of work from veteran Toronto rapper, Young Allwood. A combination of hard … Read More »

Watch the new “My Blikka” video from Ottawa’s DaBoiLoc of 2926 Entertainment

Watch the new “My Blikka” video from Ottawa’s DaBoiLoc of 2926 Entertainment

Ottawa, ON – 2926 Entertainment releases new visuals from Ottawa rapper DaBoiLoc. “My Blikka” was shot and chopped in the city’s South … Read More »

Classified talks about his collaboration with Snak The Ripper & Slug on “Never Stop The Show”

Classified talks about his collaboration with Snak The Ripper & Slug on “Never Stop The Show”

Enfield, NS – This week Classified is promoting the single “Never Stop The Show” off his recently released Greatful album. The track … Read More »

Montreal’s muGz is back with a “BANG” in new Brian Finlay-directed video

Montreal’s muGz is back with a “BANG” in new Brian Finlay-directed video

Montreal, QC – Guess who’s back? Real City’s own muGz returns with some new music after taking some time off to rehab … Read More »

Devylle reps for the Six in new visuals for “Round Town” featuring Shapiro

Devylle reps for the Six in new visuals for “Round Town” featuring Shapiro

Toronto, ON – Toronto-based rapper, Devylle, sets his sights high to the international stage with the release of his latest track, “Round Town” featuring … Read More »

Montreal to host Red Bull Music Academy Fall 2016 following 9 year Canadian hiatus

Montreal to host Red Bull Music Academy Fall 2016 following 9 year Canadian hiatus

Montreal, QC – Red Bull recently announced that it’s about to host it’s next month-long music workshop and festival series in Montreal in autumn of … Read More »

Discreet rolls out new album Victoria’s Secret and dominates for Victoria

Discreet rolls out new album Victoria’s Secret and dominates for Victoria

Victoria, BC – While some artists show up with a mere few tracks, others realize that riding fans appreciate a little something extra … Read More »

Now You Know: EverythingOShauN breaks down his latest music video

Now You Know: EverythingOShauN breaks down his latest music video

Brampton, ON – Originally published May 26, 2016 – Brampton artist EverythingOShauN recently released his latest video for “Now You Know” off … Read More »

Sound Lust is a brand new solo EP from DJ Floetic that you should hear

Sound Lust is a brand new solo EP from DJ Floetic that you should hear

Vancouver, BC – Vancouver’s DJ Floetic has been sharing a space on the rooster of respected West Coast DJ’s for a while. He is … Read More »

Stealth Bomb’s new Golden boy rains Showers with debut album

Stealth Bomb’s new Golden boy rains Showers with debut album

Vancouver, BC – Originally published on May 10, 2016 – They are pushing the boundaries of Canadian hip-hop and now the Stealth … Read More »

Check out this lecture from Madlib at New York’s recent RBMA

Check out this lecture from Madlib at New York’s recent RBMA

New York, NY – This past May saw Red Bull Music Academy take over the city of New York for a month of … Read More »

Freddie Gibbs added to the line-up for Friday night at NXNE Port Lands

Freddie Gibbs added to the line-up for Friday night at NXNE Port Lands

Toronto, ON – Updated Jun. 4 at 5:50 p.m. – Due to Freddie Gibbs’ ongoing legal issues, he will no longer be … Read More »

Quake Matthews makes Top 5 in Casino Nova Scotia Artist in Residence Program

Quake Matthews makes Top 5 in Casino Nova Scotia Artist in Residence Program

Halifax, NS – East Coast rapper Quake Matthews was just announced as a Top 5 finalist for Casino Nova Scotia’s Artist in Residence … Read More »

Macklemore hits Vancouver as first stop on North American tour

Macklemore hits Vancouver as first stop on North American tour

Vancouver, BC – It’s been four years since independent Seattle emcee, Macklemore, performed in Vancouver. August 12th, 2012 saw the send-off show for … Read More »

Snak the Ripper provides a filthy preview of From The Dirt with his latest video

Snak the Ripper provides a filthy preview of From The Dirt with his latest video

Vancouver, BC – If cleanliness is next to godliness consider Snak The Ripper the devil’s sidekick. From his upcoming and widely anticipated … Read More »

Long weekend showcase brings out a plethora of the best Vancouver talent

Long weekend showcase brings out a plethora of the best Vancouver talent

Vancouver, BC – Long weekends are always an excuse to throw a good party, and the Alexander Gastown hosted a memorable one this … Read More »

Future, Big Sean, DJ Khaled & more to perform at Hot 97’s Summer Jam 2016 in June

Future, Big Sean, DJ Khaled & more to perform at Hot 97’s Summer Jam 2016 in June

East Rutherford, NJ – Hot 97‘s annual hip-hop festival, Summer Jam, takes place at MetLife Stadium on June 5. As usual they’ve … Read More »

Win tickets to The Smoker’s Club Tour May 31st in Vancouver

Win tickets to The Smoker’s Club Tour May 31st in Vancouver

Vancouver, BC – Timbre Concerts is bringing the flames to Fortune Sound Club on May 31st as The Smoker’s Club Tour hits … Read More »

k-os breaks down Views From The Stix & talks about what it’s like to work with Kaytranada

k-os breaks down Views From The Stix & talks about what it’s like to work with Kaytranada

Toronto, ON – On May 20, k-os released his second ever mixtape titled Views From The Stix. The project is 15 tracks … Read More »

Brevner paints the city red with visuals for “Came Up”

Brevner paints the city red with visuals for “Came Up”

Vancouver, BC – Premiering his second video single from the widely spread BREVNER EP on Noisey this morning, Brevner washes crimson over … Read More »

Larry Luxx’s new remix “Sick and Tired” is an epic ode to Denzel Curry

Larry Luxx’s new remix “Sick and Tired” is an epic ode to Denzel Curry

Vancouver, BC – Larry Luxx has become one of the few Vancouver artists who consistently puts out compelling new tracks which push … Read More »

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