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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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Moonshine Mix: Daniel Son, Brown Bag Money & Crate Divizion team up for new project

Moonshine Mix: Daniel Son, Brown Bag Money & Crate Divizion team up for new project

Toronto, ON – The recently released Moonshine Mix starring Toronto’s own Daniel Son is one of the main projects I’ve been taking … Read More »

Song of the Day: Asun Eastwood & Daniel Son enlist Johnny Blaze for “Summer’s F’n Over”

Song of the Day: Asun Eastwood & Daniel Son enlist Johnny Blaze for “Summer’s F’n Over”

Toronto, ON – Asun Eastwood and Daniel Son’s “Summer’s Fuckin Over” is one of the dopest collaborations of the year and an … Read More »

Getting caught up with Toronto based SARS Radio: Ep. 102-105 (Hosted by TRA & DJ Law)

Getting caught up with Toronto based SARS Radio: Ep. 102-105 (Hosted by TRA & DJ Law)

Toronto, ON – We have a lot of big changes on the way and apologize for the sporadic updates. Come November, you … Read More »

“Channel Your Inner Fabolous!” We Love Hip Hop Podcast Ep. 35 with Kandy K

“Channel Your Inner Fabolous!” We Love Hip Hop Podcast Ep. 35 with Kandy K

Toronto, ON – Ladies month kicks off with a bang! Kandy K blessed us with a sick interview to set off this October!

Grammy-nominated producer/creative Daxz just dropped “Regular Day” featuring Killy

Grammy-nominated producer/creative Daxz just dropped “Regular Day” featuring Killy

Toronto, ON – Only shy of 2 hours old, Toronto-based producer/artist Daxz (whose real name is Jahmar Carter) just dropped a new release that … Read More »

Vancouver’s Louis Rain gives us “Work” the dark & heavy rap track we’ve been dreaming of

Vancouver’s Louis Rain gives us “Work” the dark & heavy rap track we’ve been dreaming of

Vancouver, BC – The West Coast has a lot of really cool movements percolating just below visible surface that is spawned by … Read More »

Sauga’s Khaliowe sings about glowing up after being counted out on “Upgraded to Saucin'”

Sauga’s Khaliowe sings about glowing up after being counted out on “Upgraded to Saucin'”

Mississauga, ON – One of the most criminally slept on artists coming out of Central Canada just dropped his new single “Upgraded to … Read More »

Toronto’s Cardo Antonnio has big plans to keep getting “Paid in Advance”

Toronto’s Cardo Antonnio has big plans to keep getting “Paid in Advance”

Toronto, ON – Cardo Antonnio may have slipped under our radar, but that ends now. The Toronto artist has been getting plays … Read More »

Let Sauga-city artist Santé Rose get you “LOST” in the vibes on his new single

Let Sauga-city artist Santé Rose get you “LOST” in the vibes on his new single

Mississauga, ON – Right now there’s a really strong appreciation across the industry for vocalists who are slowing down their respective genres with … Read More »

We can’t let you sleep on Layla Hendryx and her JMak-produced EP, PREEPAID any longer

We can’t let you sleep on Layla Hendryx and her JMak-produced EP, PREEPAID any longer

Toronto, ON – Layla Hendryx made her entrance into the industry back in 2015 when she released her debut EP, Channel 6 and established … Read More »

MANILA GREY give us a taste of the vibes that percolate West Coast culture on “Youth Water”

MANILA GREY give us a taste of the vibes that percolate West Coast culture on “Youth Water”

Vancouver, BC – The Asian-Canadian duo MANILA GREY has dropped the music video for their single “Youth Water” this past week. Having been generating steady … Read More »

MĪRAJ continues his wave of memorable releases with “More of You/ October”

MĪRAJ continues his wave of memorable releases with “More of You/ October”

Toronto, ON – There’s been a lot of great Canadian music coming out lately, and among the releases is Toronto artist MĪRAJ who has continuously … Read More »

“Know Your Lane” We Love Hip Hop Ep. 34 with DJ Starting From Scratch

“Know Your Lane” We Love Hip Hop Ep. 34 with DJ Starting From Scratch

Toronto, ON – Bless up DJ Starting From Scratch for coming through for the latest episode of We Love Hip Hop. Blessing us with … Read More »

Til’ The Wheels Fall Off: Halifax’s Rude Dowg enlists Knotez, Miracle & Razkal for new video

Til’ The Wheels Fall Off: Halifax’s Rude Dowg enlists Knotez, Miracle & Razkal for new video

Halfax, NS – East Coast rapper Rude Dowg recently released new Kin Crew Music-directed visuals for his single “Til’ The Wheels Fall … Read More »

Song of the Day: Ottawa’s Black Iri$h teams up with RoffieTrill for new “Foreign” single

Song of the Day: Ottawa’s Black Iri$h teams up with RoffieTrill for new “Foreign” single

Ottawa, ON – One of the three artists behind last year’s “Auston Matthews” viral hit is back with a new single powered … Read More »

Waycool’s Josh Dillon bares all in his passioned new single “LOVER”

Waycool’s Josh Dillon bares all in his passioned new single “LOVER”

Brampton, ON – Waycool vocalist Josh Dillon delivered a new single this weekend and we haven’t been able to get over it since … Read More »

Zac Flewids debuts Vaults, a collective album of lyrically strong singles you should hear

Zac Flewids debuts Vaults, a collective album of lyrically strong singles you should hear

Vancouver, BC – The West Coast is majorly been slept on, and among the voices that you should know coming out of … Read More »

MANILA GREY bring hints of the tropics & city life to their debut EP, No Saints Under Palm Shade

MANILA GREY bring hints of the tropics & city life to their debut EP, No Saints Under Palm Shade

Vancouver, BC – After successfully imprinting themselves as a rising force on the West Coast with a slew of successful singles, MANILA GREY released their … Read More »

Kavale is coming for his “All Mines” and we can’t deny the love for this new single

Kavale is coming for his “All Mines” and we can’t deny the love for this new single

Toronto, ON – It’s been almost a year since we’ve received music from Toronto-based artist Kavale, but the time between his most recent … Read More »

Vancouver’s Jay Moses talks about everything that comes with “Fame & Temptation”

Vancouver’s Jay Moses talks about everything that comes with “Fame & Temptation”

Vancouver, BC – Adding another strong addition to his weekly series, Vancouver’s Jay Moses recently dropped “Fame & Temptation” this past week. … Read More »

Vancouver’s Dave Fields croons of failing love on his new single “On Me”

Vancouver’s Dave Fields croons of failing love on his new single “On Me”

Vancouver, BC – Today might be his birthday, and what better an occasion to release new music. Dave Fields dropped his newest … Read More »

2017 BET Hip Hop Awards winners; Eminem calls out Trump in Hip Hop Awards Cypher

2017 BET Hip Hop Awards winners; Eminem calls out Trump in Hip Hop Awards Cypher

Miami Beach, FL – To much anticipation, the 2017 BET Hip Hop Awards aired tonight with host DJ Khaled leading the way… … Read More »

Video of the Day: Belly drops “Lullaby” & “Mumble Rap” videos in support of mixtape

Video of the Day: Belly drops “Lullaby” & “Mumble Rap” videos in support of mixtape

Toronto, ON – Along with Belly surprising fans with the sudden release of his Boi-1da-executive produced-project, Mumble Rap, the Roc Nation/XO artist … Read More »

Billboard interviews Belly to discuss Mumble Rap, JAY-Z, Trump’s travel ban & more

Billboard interviews Belly to discuss Mumble Rap, JAY-Z, Trump’s travel ban & more

Eminem disses Trump + full winners list.

SVDVM previews Coldnada Valley with Timotheus-produced “thug”

SVDVM previews Coldnada Valley with Timotheus-produced “thug”

Ottawa, ON – Earlier today, SVDVM released new music in advance of his Coldnada Valley project (which he has listed as dropping … Read More »

The Intro: Toronto’s Keyon makes great first impression with EP debut

The Intro: Toronto’s Keyon makes great first impression with EP debut

Toronto, ON – Toronto recording artist Keyon let us know earlier that one of his goals was to be featured on HipHopCanada.
Well after … Read More »

Halloween 2017: The Underachievers bring The Renaissance Tour to Vancouver

Halloween 2017: The Underachievers bring The Renaissance Tour to Vancouver

Vancouver, BC – Celebrate this coming Halloween with The Underachievers and The Renaissance Tour. Timbre Concerts will host the tour inside Fortune … Read More »

Tomorrow: Jay Z’s A&R nephew Rel Carter stops in Toronto during 4-city Culture Tour

Tomorrow: Jay Z’s A&R nephew Rel Carter stops in Toronto during 4-city Culture Tour

Toronto, ON – Artists, managers and indie labels take note! This Wednesday, Oct. 11, The Rel Carter Culture Tour lands in Toronto … Read More »

Bass N’ Tings II returns Oct. 19 with ShaqIsDope, Staasia Daniels, EverythingOShauN & more

Bass N’ Tings II returns Oct. 19 with ShaqIsDope, Staasia Daniels, EverythingOShauN & more

Toronto, ON – HipHopCanada is thrilled to be on board for another round of the Bass N’ Tings Festival. Bass N’ Tings … Read More »

Song of the Day: Kayo enlists Michael Robinson & Yogidaproducer for “Something’s Wrong”

Song of the Day: Kayo enlists Michael Robinson & Yogidaproducer for “Something’s Wrong”

Toronto, ON – One half of one of our favourite Canadian rap duos – The Search – is back with a dark … Read More »

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