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2013 JUNO Awards submissions are open! Early bird deadline: Oct. 22 [News]

2013 JUNO Awards submissions are open! Early bird deadline: Oct. 22 [News]

Toronto, ON – It’s that time of year – submissions for the 2013 JUNO Awards are officially open! In order to be … Read More »

Press Release: The Known [Un]Known returns with a monthly event series and reality show [News]

Press Release: The Known [Un]Known returns with a monthly event series and reality show [News]

Toronto, ON – Initiated two years ago by Toronto native Tika Simone, The Known [Un]Known is Toronto’s first urban audition-only showcase that … Read More »

Toronto’s T-Minus produces first leak off new Joe Budden mixtape [News]

Toronto’s T-Minus produces first leak off new Joe Budden mixtape [News]

Jersey City, NJ – Check out the first leak off the new Joe Budden mixtape, No Love Cost. “Put It Down,” produced … Read More »

JD Era’s Comeback Season available now on iTunes [News]

JD Era’s Comeback Season available now on iTunes [News]

Toronto, ON – We recently posted a new Foot Locker/Nike commercial that featured “Comeback Season” by JD Era as the soundtrack. You … Read More »

The SARS Network releases SARS 9: Quarantine mixtape [News]

The SARS Network releases SARS 9: Quarantine mixtape [News]

Toronto, ON – SARS aka Sick Artists Runnin Shit Presents S.A.R.S. 9: Quarantine, the latest addition to their acclaimed mixtape series. Established … Read More »

Montreal’s The Narcicyst to drop free EP on Oct. 22 [News]

Montreal’s The Narcicyst to drop free EP on Oct. 22 [News]

Montreal, QC – The Narcicyst will be dropping a new EP called Leap Of Faith on October 22nd. He’s announced that it … Read More »

Cadence Weapon to perform in London on Oct. 13th; 8 other Canadian dates [News]

Cadence Weapon to perform in London on Oct. 13th; 8 other Canadian dates [News]

London, ON – Cadence Weapon, and special guest Ngajuana, will be performing live at London’s APK Live (340 Wellington Street) on Saturday, … Read More »

2014 Juno Awards to be held in Winnipeg [News]

2014 Juno Awards to be held in Winnipeg [News]

Winnipeg, MB – The 2014 Juno Awards will be held in Winnipeg, Manitoba. It’ll be the first time in 9 years that … Read More »

Toronto producer Marco Polo featured on upcoming MHz Legacy album [News]

Toronto producer Marco Polo featured on upcoming MHz Legacy album [News]

Toronto, ON – Man Bites Dog Records will release the self-titled album by MHz Legacy on October 30th. The group consists of … Read More »

The Weeknd releases “Rolling Stone” video and Trilogy cover art [News/Video]

The Weeknd releases “Rolling Stone” video and Trilogy cover art [News/Video]

Toronto, ON – R&B prodigy and XO member The Weeknd revealed the cover art for his debut album Triology and a new … Read More »

2nd Annual McKee Agency Indie Week Showcase to feature Raz Fresco, Charron & Trinity Chris [News]

2nd Annual McKee Agency Indie Week Showcase to feature Raz Fresco, Charron & Trinity Chris [News]

Toronto, ON – Don’t miss the 2nd Annual McKee Agency Indie Week Showcase on Friday, October 11th inside Toronto’s Rivoli (334 Queen … Read More »

Border Issues: A$AP Rocky, Danny Brown, Hopsin denied entry into Canada [Article]

Border Issues: A$AP Rocky, Danny Brown, Hopsin denied entry into Canada [Article]

Toronto, ON – Canadian concert goers have had a rough week and they’ve taken to Facebook and Twitter to vent their frustrations … Read More »

Jerome Almon responded to Canadian border issues with a $900-million lawsuit [Article]

Jerome Almon responded to Canadian border issues with a $900-million lawsuit [Article]

In light of this weeks border crossing issues, we’ve decided to revist the case of Jerome Almon and revisit the coverage from … Read More »

Big Sean announces sophomore album title in Montreal [Photos/News]

Big Sean announces sophomore album title in Montreal [Photos/News]

Montreal, QC – The Canada Is Finally Famous Tour hit Montreal and Big Sean rocked the stage at Olympia concert hall. He … Read More »

Dartmouth’s Jay Mayne releases Chop Trees Over Everything album on iTunes [News]

Dartmouth’s Jay Mayne releases Chop Trees Over Everything album on iTunes [News]

Dartmouth, NS – Chop Trees Over Everything is the latest release from East coast hip-hop artist and weed connoisseur, Jay Mayne (@JayMayne902). … Read More »

Montreal’s Milli Millz to release S.O.A.L. mixtape tomorrow, Oct. 2 [News]

Montreal’s Milli Millz to release S.O.A.L. mixtape tomorrow, Oct. 2 [News]

Montreal, QC – Look out for a huge release coming out of Montreal tomorrow. Milli Millz will be releasing his S.O.A.L. (Scrapbook … Read More »

Swollen Members win Rap / Hip-Hop Recording of the Year at WCMAs [News]

Swollen Members win Rap / Hip-Hop Recording of the Year at WCMAs [News]

Regina, SK – Congratulations to Madchild, Prevail and Rob The Viking of Vancouver’s Swollen Members for taking home an Western Canadian Music … Read More »

Tech N9ne and Madchild hit Montreal’s Club Soda on Oct. 1st; Ottawa tonight [News]

Tech N9ne and Madchild hit Montreal’s Club Soda on Oct. 1st; Ottawa tonight [News]

Montreal, QC – One of the hottest tours of the year touches down in Montreal on Monday, October 1st. Tech N9Ne, Madchild … Read More »

3 more Canadian dates for The Weeknd this Fall; 1 in MTL, 2 in T.O. [News]

3 more Canadian dates for The Weeknd this Fall; 1 in MTL, 2 in T.O. [News]

Montreal, QC – October 29th will be the first of 3 Canadian performance dates for The Weeknd this fall with 2 Toronto … Read More »

DJ Vekked becomes Canada’s first DMC World Supremacy Champion [News]

DJ Vekked becomes Canada’s first DMC World Supremacy Champion [News]

London, UK – DJ Vekked (Jacob Meyer) has joined the ranks of the world’s top turntablist DJ’s by becoming Canada’s first DMC … Read More »

Reminder! 20+ artists come together for The Stage Is Yours concert tonight [News]

Reminder! 20+ artists come together for The Stage Is Yours concert tonight [News]

Toronto, ON – It’s all going down tonight! Over 20 of some of the hottest artists in Toronto come together for one … Read More »

Kendrick Lamar explains artwork for good kid, m.A.A.d. City [News]

Kendrick Lamar explains artwork for good kid, m.A.A.d. City [News]

Compton, CA – Kendrick Lamar released the artwork for his debut album good kid, m.A.A.d. City which is slated for October 22nd. … Read More »

The evolving Belly x The Weeknd x French Montana connection [Article]

The evolving Belly x The Weeknd x French Montana connection [Article]

New York, NY – By now, Belly fans are making the connection between the CP Records artist/executive and New York’s Coke Boys. … Read More »

Maestro Fresh Wes releases Black Tuxedo EP; precursor to album [News]

Maestro Fresh Wes releases Black Tuxedo EP; precursor to album [News]

Toronto, ON – Canadian hip-hop pioneer Maestro Fresh Wes (@MaestroFreshWes) has just released an EP titled Black Tuxedo. The project features 5 … Read More »

Classified signs deal with Universal for next album and label [News]

Classified signs deal with Universal for next album and label [News]

Luke “Classified” Boyd has inked a new deal with Univeral for his 2012 album and his own imprint, Half Life Records. Details … Read More »

2012 Polaris Music Prize to be announced on Monday, Sept. 24 [News]

2012 Polaris Music Prize to be announced on Monday, Sept. 24 [News]

Toronoto, ON – The 2012 Polaris Music Prize will be announced this coming Monday, September 24th. The award is given to the … Read More »

Manifesto hosts Pharoahe Monch autograph signing on Sept. 23 [News]

Manifesto hosts Pharoahe Monch autograph signing on Sept. 23 [News]

Toronto, ON – Don’t miss the live autograph signing with Duck Down recording artist Pharoahe Monch prior to his free headline performance … Read More »

Snak The Ripper and Bishop Brigante join Onyx in Toronto on Sept. 24 [News]

Snak The Ripper and Bishop Brigante join Onyx in Toronto on Sept. 24 [News]

Toronto, ON – For quite some time now, Snak The Ripper and Bishop Brigante have been members of Onyx’s 100 Mad crew. … Read More »

Drake to appear on Kendrick Lamar’s album debut [News]

Drake to appear on Kendrick Lamar’s album debut [News]

Compton, CA – A ton of people were thrilled to see Kendrick Lamar on Take Care, the sophomore album from Drake, but … Read More »

Big Sean brings Canada is Finally Famous Tour to Montreal on Sept. 26 [News/Video]

Big Sean brings Canada is Finally Famous Tour to Montreal on Sept. 26 [News/Video]

Montreal, QC – After tonight’s show in Calgary, Big Sean is 4 dates deep into his Canada Is Finally Famous tour. On … Read More »

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