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Final Notice: Hip Hop Ain’t Dead: The Tour Kicks Off in St. Catherines Feb 25th [Event]

Final Notice: Hip Hop Ain’t Dead: The Tour Kicks Off in St. Catherines Feb 25th [Event]

Toronto, ON - Hip Hop Ain’t Dead It Lives In The North is the pre-eminent Canadian brand representing unity in hip hop. We … Read More »

Raekwon brings cross-Canada tour to Ottawa on March 1 inside Ritual [News]

Raekwon brings cross-Canada tour to Ottawa on March 1 inside Ritual [News]

Ottawa, ON – Wu-Tang Clan’s Raekwon continues his cross-Canada tour and will be making a stop inside Ottawa’s Ritual Nightclub on Thursday, … Read More »

Montreal’s Loe Pesci (OG Hindu Kush) releases GOOD X 2 solo album [News]

Montreal’s Loe Pesci (OG Hindu Kush) releases GOOD X 2 solo album [News]

Montreal, QC – Acclaimed King of the Dot battle MC – and one half of the group OG Hindu Kush – Loe … Read More »

Bizz reveals new “Hip Hop Ain’t Dead It Lives In The North” hoodies [Video]

Bizz reveals new “Hip Hop Ain’t Dead It Lives In The North” hoodies [Video]

Toronto, ON – Jonathon “Bizz” Brown shows off the newly released Hip Hop Ain’t Dead It Lives In The North hoodies in … Read More »

Toronto’s Chillaz releases artwork for Yours To Discover project dropping February 28th [News]

Toronto’s Chillaz releases artwork for Yours To Discover project dropping February 28th [News]

Toronto, ON – Up and coming Toronto artist Chillaz (@chillychillz) from Varsity Family is preparing for the February 28th release of his … Read More »

DJ Symphony fields Submissions: I Love Canada Mixtape hosted by JD Era [News]

DJ Symphony fields Submissions: I Love Canada Mixtape hosted by JD Era [News]

DJ Symphony is fast becoming one of our favourites – and he seems to like us too, judging by his plans to … Read More »

The Beatnuts and Code Blue to perform in Toronto on March 17th [News]

The Beatnuts and Code Blue to perform in Toronto on March 17th [News]

Toronto, ON – The Beatnuts are coming to town and HipHopCanada will be there! Will you? On Saturday, March 17th Golden Era Series … Read More »

Melanie Fiona wins big at 54th Grammy Awards [News]

Melanie Fiona wins big at 54th Grammy Awards [News]

Los Angeles, CA – The 54th Annual Grammy Awards went down last night and they were largely somber due to the death … Read More »

Drake, Kardinal Offishall & JRDN receive multiple nominations for 2012 JUNO Awards [News]

Drake, Kardinal Offishall & JRDN receive multiple nominations for 2012 JUNO Awards [News]

Toronto, ON – The 2012 JUNO Award Nominees have been announced and the Rap Recording of the Year is looking very competitive. … Read More »

Dirty Deeds releases a series of racy videos [News/Video]

Dirty Deeds releases a series of racy videos [News/Video]

Toronto, ON – To promote his upcoming album, Let’s Be Friends, Dirty Deeds( a.k.a C4) will release a series of videos of … Read More »

DJ Power’s Fly So High single with Machel Montano and Kardinall Offishall to be marketed at 2012 Grammy Awards [Audio/News]

DJ Power’s Fly So High single with Machel Montano and Kardinall Offishall to be marketed at 2012 Grammy Awards [Audio/News]

New York, NY – DJ Power’s current single “Fly So High” with Soca superstar Machel Montano and rapper Kardinal Offishall will be … Read More »

Rapper Big Pooh (Little Brother) headed to Vancouver [News]

Rapper Big Pooh (Little Brother) headed to Vancouver [News]

Vancouver, B.C. – Rapper Big Pooh, of Little Brother fame, is coming to Vancouver on his Dirty Pretty Things Tour alongside Chaundon … Read More »

Devon Tracy, The 6th Letter and more to open for Machine Gun Kelly in Toronto on Feb. 18 [News]

Devon Tracy, The 6th Letter and more to open for Machine Gun Kelly in Toronto on Feb. 18 [News]

Toronto, ON – Machine Gun Kelly brings The Lace Up Tour to Toronto on Saturday, February 18th. The event will take place … Read More »

The Substance Group kicks off 8-date cross-Canada Young Jeezy tour in Vancouver on March 28 [News]

The Substance Group kicks off 8-date cross-Canada Young Jeezy tour in Vancouver on March 28 [News]

Canada – Premier promotions company The Substance Group will be bringing Atlanta rap star Young Jeezy and The Hustlaz Ambition Tour across … Read More »

Raekwon starts 12-date cross-Canada tour on Feb. 20 in Whistler, B.C. [News]

Raekwon starts 12-date cross-Canada tour on Feb. 20 in Whistler, B.C. [News]

Toronto, ON – Raekwon has announced the dates for his club tour kicking off this February in Whistler, B.C. The 42-year-old Wu-Tang … Read More »

Rochelle Jordan and Shi Wisdom headline Tika Simone’s next Known UNKnown event at Harbourfront Centre [News]

Rochelle Jordan and Shi Wisdom headline Tika Simone’s next Known UNKnown event at Harbourfront Centre [News]

Toronto, ON – Tika Simone recently announced that her acclaimed The Known UNKnown event series has partnered with the Harbourfront Centre. This … Read More »

Tonight: Juicy J of Three 6 Mafia performs live in Toronto inside Opera House [News]

Tonight: Juicy J of Three 6 Mafia performs live in Toronto inside Opera House [News]

Toronto, ON – Juicy J of the Academy Award-winning group Three 6 Mafia is performing tonight (Friday, February 3rd) inside Toronto’s Opera … Read More »

Mitt Romney uses “Wavin’ Flag” on campaign trail; K’naan isn’t feeling it [News]

Mitt Romney uses “Wavin’ Flag” on campaign trail; K’naan isn’t feeling it [News]

The Toronto Star discusses K’naan’s displeasure with potential Republican presidental candidate Mitt Romney using his hit single “Wavin’ Flag” as a campaign … Read More »

Madchild talks holding #1 spot on iTunes Canada hip-hop charts with Little Monster EP [News]

Madchild talks holding #1 spot on iTunes Canada hip-hop charts with Little Monster EP [News]

Winnipeg, MB – No stranger to chart success, Madchild continues to show his strength as a solo artist with a recent 6-day … Read More »

La Coka Nostra and Swollen Members bring cross-Canada tour to Ottawa on Feb. 8 [News]

La Coka Nostra and Swollen Members bring cross-Canada tour to Ottawa on Feb. 8 [News]

Ottawa, ON – As reported not to long ago on HipHopCanada, La Coka Nostra and Vancouver’s own Swollen Members have embarked on … Read More »

Masta Ace, Marco Polo and more to perform at Ritual Nightclub in Ottawa on Sat. March 10 [News]

Masta Ace, Marco Polo and more to perform at Ritual Nightclub in Ottawa on Sat. March 10 [News]

Ottawa, ON – Living legend Masta Ace will be performing live inside Ottawa’s Ritual Nightclub on Saturday, March 10th. Ace will be … Read More »

Call For Submissions: CapCityHipHop and HipHopCanada team up to present Ottawa-based mixtape [Contest/News]

Call For Submissions: CapCityHipHop and HipHopCanada team up to present Ottawa-based mixtape [Contest/News]

Ottawa, ON – HipHopCanada has teamed up with CapCityHipHop to present a new mixtape featuring talent from our Nation’s Capital. CapCityHipHop is … Read More »

Reminder: A$AP Rocky performs live inside Ottawa’s Ritual Nightclub on Sat., Jan. 28 [News]

Reminder: A$AP Rocky performs live inside Ottawa’s Ritual Nightclub on Sat., Jan. 28 [News]

Ottawa, ON – Excitement is building as the first of 3 concert dates from Harlem’s A$AP Rocky is about to go down tomorrow … Read More »

D-Sisive launches Episode 1 of ‘The Unknown’ online radio show [News/Radio]

D-Sisive launches Episode 1 of ‘The Unknown’ online radio show [News/Radio]

Toronto, ON – D-Sisive sent out an e-mail this morning letting his fans know that he’s started a new radio show in … Read More »

Aspiring Toronto rap artist Tony Trapz killed in Scarborough [News]

Aspiring Toronto rap artist Tony Trapz killed in Scarborough [News]

Toronto, ON – In the early hours of Saturday, January 21st, Toronto lost yet another aspiring rap artist to gun violence. Anthony … Read More »

DJ Whoo Kid interview coming soon to HipHopCanada [News]

DJ Whoo Kid interview coming soon to HipHopCanada [News]

Toronto, ON – Stay tuned to HipHopCanada for our one on one with DJ Whoo Kid. Our Central Region Editor Jonathon “Bizz” … Read More »

Final call: Don’t miss 1st Annual Winterfest inside Carleton University’s Oliver’s Pub (Ottawa) [News]

Final call: Don’t miss 1st Annual Winterfest inside Carleton University’s Oliver’s Pub (Ottawa) [News]

Ottawa, ON – If you’re in Ottawa today you’ll definitely want to check out Winterfest inside Carleton University’s Oliver’s Pub. This is … Read More »

X-Factor rapper Astro signs with LA Reid’s Epic Records; now rumored to be working with Canadian producers [News]

X-Factor rapper Astro signs with LA Reid’s Epic Records; now rumored to be working with Canadian producers [News]

Toronto, ON – Well it looks like Astro has incredibly good taste. Despite being eliminated from the competition on December 1st, 15-year-old … Read More »

Rich Kidd, Tona & Adam Bomb Collaborate With Legends League For New Project [News]

Rich Kidd, Tona & Adam Bomb Collaborate With Legends League For New Project [News]

Toronto, ON – Today we’re first to report there’s a new collaborative project brewing between Rich Kidd, Adam Bomb and Tona called … Read More »

Stay Schemin’ – Drake vs. Common [News/Video]

Stay Schemin’ – Drake vs. Common [News/Video]

Chicago, IL – Check out the video below, where Common fires back at Drake over “Stay Schemin” calling Drake “a hoe ass … Read More »

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