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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 »

Boi-1da and Arthur McArthur production featured on new Rick Ross mixtape Rich Forever [News]

Boi-1da and Arthur McArthur production featured on new Rick Ross mixtape Rich Forever [News]

Miami, FL – Toronto producers Arthur McArthur and Boi-1da both have a pair of production credits on the new Rick Ross mixtape … Read More »

Wish Bone and Krayzie Bone of Bone Thugs N Harmony are live in Ottawa on Jan. 29 [News]

Wish Bone and Krayzie Bone of Bone Thugs N Harmony are live in Ottawa on Jan. 29 [News]

Ottawa, ON – Sound Republic and Bydek proudly present Bone Thugs N Harmony (Wish Bone & Krazyie Bone) live in concert inside … Read More »

Kapacity Entertainment announces Fashawn live in Ottawa on Friday, Feb. 3 [News]

Kapacity Entertainment announces Fashawn live in Ottawa on Friday, Feb. 3 [News]

Fresno, CA – HipHopCanada affiliates Kapacity Entertainment have just announced Fresno, California artist Fashawn live in concert inside Ottawa’s Ritual Nightclub on … Read More »

A$AP Rocky announces 3 Canadian dates on A$AP Mob Tour [News]

A$AP Rocky announces 3 Canadian dates on A$AP Mob Tour [News]

Harlem, NY – Fresh off the release of his new “Pretty Flacko” tune to bring in the New Year, A$AP Rocky has … Read More »

QMI Agency includes Drake’s Take Care in Top 10 Albums of 2011 list [News]

QMI Agency includes Drake’s Take Care in Top 10 Albums of 2011 list [News]

Montreal, QC – The QMI Agency (Quebecor Media Inc.), one of Canada’s largest media corporations, has released their 10 Top Albums of … Read More »

Chanté, Emery ‘make it work’: Singer-songwriter, NHLer ‘interested’ in marriage [News]

Chanté, Emery ‘make it work’: Singer-songwriter, NHLer ‘interested’ in marriage [News]

The Ottawa Citizen’s Alicja Sierkierska talks marriage between R&B singer Keshia Chanté and NHL goaltender, Ray Emery.
Ottawa, ON – For Keshia Chanté, … Read More »

Drake to Common: Sweet? Say it to my face [News]

Drake to Common: Sweet? Say it to my face [News]

Toronto, ON – As a rapper, if a woman calls you sweet it’s generally a good thing but if fellow rapper Common … Read More »

First annual Winterfest hits Ottawa on January 21st [News]

First annual Winterfest hits Ottawa on January 21st [News]

Ottawa, ON – On Saturday, January 21st, CKCU-FM is hosting Ottawa’s newest and most-inclusive hip-hop festivals live on Carleton University’s campus at … Read More »

#420 | Moses, Jelly Too Fly, ProteJay, Chillaz & more to perform at Tika Simone’s Stoner Show [News]

#420 | Moses, Jelly Too Fly, ProteJay, Chillaz & more to perform at Tika Simone’s Stoner Show [News]

Toronto, ON – Don’t miss Tika Simone’s Stoner Show as part of her Known [UN]Known series going down this Friday, December 9th … Read More »

A-Trak and Zinc are ‘Stingray’ on December 13th (Fool’s Gold Records) [News]

A-Trak and Zinc are ‘Stingray’ on December 13th (Fool’s Gold Records) [News]

Montreal, QC – Why watch the throne when you can watch the turntables? Stingray is the result of a particularly inspired studio … Read More »

Gift of Music (Charity Event) featuring Michie Mee, Andreena Mill, Rich Kidd & More on Dec. 8 [News]

Gift of Music (Charity Event) featuring Michie Mee, Andreena Mill, Rich Kidd & More on Dec. 8 [News]

Toronto, ON – Toronto’s three time Stylus Award winner Kid Kut in collaboration with IV Play Entertainment and Darling Nicky return to … Read More »

Ottawa’s Brokenbridge announces Dec. 12th release date for Washed Up mixtape [News]

Ottawa’s Brokenbridge announces Dec. 12th release date for Washed Up mixtape [News]

Ottawa, ON – The bridge is not broken! Brokenbridge has announced that December 12th will be the release date for their new … Read More »

Drake says ‘Take Care’ to management team and agents – pun intended! [News]

Drake says ‘Take Care’ to management team and agents – pun intended! [News]

New York, NY – According to the New York Post, Drake is “cleaning house” and has fired his managers and agents. Earlier … Read More »

Drake and Melanie Fiona rack up multiple nominations for 2012 Grammy Awards [News]

Drake and Melanie Fiona rack up multiple nominations for 2012 Grammy Awards [News]

Toronto, ON – Hopefully Drake is still holding on to that Grammy speech. The nominations for the 2012 Grammy Awards were announced … Read More »

Drake’s Take Care stays high on US and Canadian charts [News]

Drake’s Take Care stays high on US and Canadian charts [News]

Toronto, ON – Drake continues to flip the proverbial bird to his haters. The Toronto-bred superstar captured the No. 1 spot on … Read More »

Ice H20: Raekwon x JD Era x Gangis Khan [News]

Ice H20: Raekwon x JD Era x Gangis Khan [News]

Toronto, ON – After Raekwon‘s label officially launched in Toronto Thursday night, two things became clear: JD Era is officially signed to … Read More »

Tonight: Vancouver’s Snak The Ripper and Evil Ebenezer kick-off 9 date Eastern tour in St. Catherines with Angerville and SSSC [News]

Tonight: Vancouver’s Snak The Ripper and Evil Ebenezer kick-off 9 date Eastern tour in St. Catherines with Angerville and SSSC [News]

St. Catharines, ON – Two staples of the Vancouver scene, Snak The Ripper  and Evil Ebenzer, will be kicking off the highly … Read More »

HipHopCanada’s Ajani Charles opens The Expanse art exhibit in Toronto on Dec. 3 [News]

HipHopCanada’s Ajani Charles opens The Expanse art exhibit in Toronto on Dec. 3 [News]

Toronto, ON – HipHopCanada’s own Ajani Charles will be opening his art exhibit called The Expanse this Saturday at Gallery C.C. in … Read More »

Kardinal Talks African Famine on George Stroumboulopoulos Tonight [News]

Kardinal Talks African Famine on George Stroumboulopoulos Tonight [News]

Toronto, ON – Hunger haunts the Horn of Africa, but World Vision is working to alleviate the suffering. Recently, World Vision President … Read More »

The Wu-T.(O.)ang Connection [Blog/News]

The Wu-T.(O.)ang Connection [Blog/News]

Toronto, ON – Anyone heard the hums of killer bees in Toronto lately? I swear there’s more yellow cabs than ever before … Read More »

Tre Mission and KJ to headline Tika Simone’s Known [UN] Known event in Toronto on Nov. 20th [News]

Tre Mission and KJ to headline Tika Simone’s Known [UN] Known event in Toronto on Nov. 20th [News]

Toronto, ON – Tika Simone presents Known [Un] Known. Here latest event series after a successful run with Intimate & Interactive. Tre … Read More »

Vancouver’s Evil Ebenezer releases artwork for The Birds album dropping Dec. 6 [News]

Vancouver’s Evil Ebenezer releases artwork for The Birds album dropping Dec. 6 [News]

Vancouver, B.C. – Evil Ebenezer, who is currently preparing for a European tour with fellow Camobear Records artist Snak The Ripper, has … Read More »

Rest In Peace, Scott Day, Founder of Abort Magazine [Tribute]

Rest In Peace, Scott Day, Founder of Abort Magazine [Tribute]

HipHopCanada’s West Coast editor Amalia Judith has written a piece in tribute to Abort Magazine’s Scott Day who passed away on November … Read More »

Drake releases 2nd official studio album, Take Care – Available on iTunes [News]

Drake releases 2nd official studio album, Take Care – Available on iTunes [News]

Toronto, ON – Just logged off iTunes fresh from purchasing the new Drake album, Take Care. Originally scheduled for release on Drizzy’s … Read More »

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