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JD Era announces release date for No Handouts mixtape [News]

JD Era announces release date for No Handouts mixtape [News]

Toronto, ON – JD Era has announced the official release date of his upcoming mixtape No Handouts. The date has been set … Read More »

Shad debates at Canada Reads 2012; makes cameo in Hey Ocean! video [News]

Shad debates at Canada Reads 2012; makes cameo in Hey Ocean! video [News]

Vancouver, B.C. – Shad recently took part in CBC’s Canada Reads 2012 debates. Here’s how Canada Reads works for those that are … Read More »

Drake explains the artistic downside of meaningless sex to GQ [News]

Drake explains the artistic downside of meaningless sex to GQ [News]

“Drake swears off promiscuity” was posted by Canoe.ca this past Thursday. The post discusses Drake’s interview with GQ in which he describes … Read More »

Today: Raekwon and JD Era to perform at St. Patrick’s Day Block Party in El Paso, Texas [News]

Today: Raekwon and JD Era to perform at St. Patrick’s Day Block Party in El Paso, Texas [News]

El Paso, TX – Raekwon and Ice H2O signee JD Era are 9 dates deep in to a 30+ date Unexpected Victory … Read More »

Public voting open for 2012 Stylus Awards Presented by Pioneer DJ [News]

Public voting open for 2012 Stylus Awards Presented by Pioneer DJ [News]

Toronto, ON – The Stylus Group is proud to continue the tradition with the 7th annual Stylus Awards presented by Pioneer DJ. … Read More »

Don’t blame King of the Dot, blame the individual [Blog] #DutchysCorner

Don’t blame King of the Dot, blame the individual [Blog] #DutchysCorner

Calgary, AB – As is often the case, put hip-hop in the vicinity of anything violent and the culture can be quickly … Read More »

Winnipeg’s Most and Ephin SDK gear up for Langley’s Troubadour [PSA]

Winnipeg’s Most and Ephin SDK gear up for Langley’s Troubadour [PSA]

Langley, B.C. – Where It’s At Entertainment presents what will quite possibly be the rowdiest show we’ve seen for a while – … Read More »

Black Sage set to open for M.O.P., Smif-n-Wessun & DJ Lord Finesse at Sound Academy [News]

Black Sage set to open for M.O.P., Smif-n-Wessun & DJ Lord Finesse at Sound Academy [News]

Toronto, ON – Black Sage is still making noise with his recent single featuring Saukrates “Just A Chick” and will surely perform … Read More »

Drake and Houstatlantavegas stripper Maliah Michel exchange subliminal jabs on Twitter [News]

Drake and Houstatlantavegas stripper Maliah Michel exchange subliminal jabs on Twitter [News]

Toronto, ON – Skip my fist post if gossip makes you feel nauseated. Drake is making social networking “headlines” after a recent subliminal Twitter … Read More »

Winnipeg’s Abstract Artform are Semi-Finalists at the International Songwriting Competition (ISC) [News]

Winnipeg’s Abstract Artform are Semi-Finalists at the International Songwriting Competition (ISC) [News]

Winnipeg, MB – Abstact Artform, Winnipeg’s fuse masters of Prairie-inspired hip-hop and funk, have a new accomplishment to add to their portfolio, … Read More »

R&B singer Eliza prepares for release of Born Knowing EP on April 14th [News]

R&B singer Eliza prepares for release of Born Knowing EP on April 14th [News]

Vancouver, B.C. – Up and coming R&B singer Eliza is preparing for the April 14th release of her highly anticipated Born Knowing … Read More »

Knux Dip Up North on their American Tour [News]

Knux Dip Up North on their American Tour [News]

Vancouver, B.C. – Hollywood hip-hop duo The Knux are touring the U.S. and making one little detour into Vancouver for our viewing … Read More »

Hip-Hop hits Edmonton’s Palestinian Bazaar [News]

Hip-Hop hits Edmonton’s Palestinian Bazaar [News]

Edmonton, AB- It is time to celebrate the contributions Palestinians make to society through their art, film, food, products, knowledge, literature and their … Read More »

Nyce gets nod to open on Freeway’s Canadian Tour [News]

Nyce gets nod to open on Freeway’s Canadian Tour [News]

Montreal, QC – Montreal artist Nyce, whom is set to release his upcoming debut album Certified later this year on local label … Read More »

Brook & Bronze Produce “Cold Crush” For Estelle’s Newest LP [News]

Brook & Bronze Produce “Cold Crush” For Estelle’s Newest LP [News]

Toronto, ON – Estelle’s new album All Of Me dropped Tuesday and features a song called “Cold Crush” which is produced by Toronto’sBrook … Read More »

Rapper knamelis and producer SUP∆83 are MART!N McFLY [News]

Rapper knamelis and producer SUP∆83 are MART!N McFLY [News]

Toronto, ON – This is an overdue post for sure. As the description on the Bandcamp page leads: “MART!N McFLY came from … Read More »

F-YOU: Forgiveness Project goes down February 26th inside Toronto’s Remix Project centre [News]

F-YOU: Forgiveness Project goes down February 26th inside Toronto’s Remix Project centre [News]

Toronto, ON - This is the sixth F-YOU Project set to take place – starting as a group of forty inside Toronto’s Remix … Read More »

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 »

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