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We caught up with DopePiece to talk about his “DIRTYDOPE” single

We caught up with DopePiece to talk about his “DIRTYDOPE” single

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Team Next’s ImYoungin & Swagga P put on for Austin, TX with new “Can’t Even Lie” video

Team Next’s ImYoungin & Swagga P put on for Austin, TX with new “Can’t Even Lie” video

Austin, TX – Grind Life Films reached out with some fresh visuals from Team Next’s ImYoungin and Swagga P. “Can’t Even Lie” … Read More »

Greezy Deckz teams up with Lawzah Blazah for the new “Wah Gwan” video

Greezy Deckz teams up with Lawzah Blazah for the new “Wah Gwan” video

Toronto, ON – Up-and-comer Greezy Deckz drops off new visuals in support of his “Wah Gwan” single featuring Lawzah Blazah. The song … Read More »

Underestimated: Maestro Fresh Wes releases new video featuring JD Era & JRDN

Underestimated: Maestro Fresh Wes releases new video featuring JD Era & JRDN

Toronto, ON – Originally published September 5, 2015 – There’s plenty of reasons to celebrate the illustrious career of Wesley “Maestro Fresh … Read More »

Producer/MC Cess’s 18-track project RISE showcases some of the East Coast’s best

Producer/MC Cess’s 18-track project RISE showcases some of the East Coast’s best

Halifax, NS – Originally published September 5, 2015 – Check out RISE by Camp Fyah Entertainment mc-producer, Cess.
The 18-track project, which dropped … Read More »

Win tickets to Madchild, Joey Bada$$, Underachievers or Tech N9ne in Vancouver

Win tickets to Madchild, Joey Bada$$, Underachievers or Tech N9ne in Vancouver

Vancouver, BC – We are very pleased to announce that HipHopCanada will be teaming up with Timbre Concerts to support a few … Read More »

Song of the Day: Set2 & Sese show you “WUSSUP” with new VSOP-directed video

Song of the Day: Set2 & Sese show you “WUSSUP” with new VSOP-directed video

Toronto, ON – Our latest Song of the Day is a new banger from Scarborough rapper, Set2. “WUSSUP,” featuring Sese, was produced … Read More »

Joey Bada$$ World Domination Tour stops in Vancouver Sept. 19th

Joey Bada$$ World Domination Tour stops in Vancouver Sept. 19th

Vancouver, BC – Originally published August 28th, 2015 – Timbre Concerts is setting up to bring Joey Bada$$‘ World Domination Tour through … Read More »

Toronto Remembers: A tribute to veteran DJ Son of S.O.U.L.

Toronto Remembers: A tribute to veteran DJ Son of S.O.U.L.

Toronto’s hip-hop community is in mourning today … Read More »

Up-and-comer Em $heezy teams up with ShotByDolo for “I Wanna Bang It/I Hustle”

Up-and-comer Em $heezy teams up with ShotByDolo for “I Wanna Bang It/I Hustle”

Toronto, ON – More new visuals coming out of ShotByDolo’s impressive catalogue of work. This time the director teams up with Em … Read More »

Toronto’s K Sizzle releases new video for “City’s Too Small/Damage” featuring SP

Toronto’s K Sizzle releases new video for “City’s Too Small/Damage” featuring SP

Toronto, ON – K Sizzle drops off fresh visual support for his self-produced single, “City’s Too Small,” with a sample of his … Read More »

Psy Fly Records producer Deek The DJ releases new project, DER!US

Psy Fly Records producer Deek The DJ releases new project, DER!US

St. Catharines, ON – Psy Fly Records producer (and Nightmare Klub / UTVMG affiliate) Deek The DJ dropped off his new … Read More »

OVO Sound’s Majid Jordan release new video for “My Love” featuring Drake

OVO Sound’s Majid Jordan release new video for “My Love” featuring Drake

Toronto, ON – OVO Sound’s Majid Jordan release new Common Good-directed visuals for their single “My Love” featuring bossman Drake.
Majid Jordan is a … Read More »

Director Darren Aronofsky talks music & film with Red Bull Music Academy in Toronto, Sept. 10

Director Darren Aronofsky talks music & film with Red Bull Music Academy in Toronto, Sept. 10

Toronto, ON – Red Bull Music Academy announced Wednesday that it will bring Oscar nominated film director Darren Aronofsky (Requiem for a … Read More »

Toronto’s P.O.M.S. releases video for “Who I Am” featuring Smilez & Dwayne Johnson

Toronto’s P.O.M.S. releases video for “Who I Am” featuring Smilez & Dwayne Johnson

Toronto, ON – Product of My Society aka P.O.M.S. enlisted H.I.T.S. Media to direct his new video for “Who I Am” featuring … Read More »

Davinci’s Good. Bad, Ugly features Rich Kidd, Kemi, Crooklin, Solid Mas & more

Davinci’s Good. Bad, Ugly features Rich Kidd, Kemi, Crooklin, Solid Mas & more

Toronto, ON – The Good. Bad, Ugly release from Ridgeway’s Davinci (formerly Gudini) is the perfect introduction to what the veteran MC has … Read More »

Song of the Day: Davinci’s “Papercuts” featuring Rich Kidd off Good. Bad, Ugly

Song of the Day: Davinci’s “Papercuts” featuring Rich Kidd off Good. Bad, Ugly

Toronto, ON – Our Song of the Day is the latest single from Davinci off his Good. Bad, Ugly project. “Papercuts” features … Read More »

Vancouver’s Own Unknown: JuLS drops new EP filled with slick urban beats

Vancouver’s Own Unknown: JuLS drops new EP filled with slick urban beats

Vancouver, BC – Originally published August 26, 2015 – Vancouver born rapper JuLS, released his new EP, Vancouver’s Own Unknown, only a few … Read More »

jSTOCK releases new video; set to perform in Ottawa, Toronto & Vancouver this September

jSTOCK releases new video; set to perform in Ottawa, Toronto & Vancouver this September

Columbus, OH – Ohio rapper jSTOCK teams up with director Justin “JMillz” Milhouse for his new visuals for “The Trap Pt. 2.” … Read More »

YYZ to A3C: Toronto’s MegaPowers collective looks to raise money for Atlanta trip

YYZ to A3C: Toronto’s MegaPowers collective looks to raise money for Atlanta trip

Toronto, ON – A3C, Atlanta’s premier annual hip-hop festival, has made a point of showcasing Canadian talent for the past few years … Read More »

Sean Price’s last known collabo with a Canadian MC: “My Nigga” by Casino Costa

Sean Price’s last known collabo with a Canadian MC: “My Nigga” by Casino Costa

Toronto, ON – Not long before the untimely passing of NYC legend Sean Price, Toronto’s Casino Costa enlisted him for a feature … Read More »

Ottawa’s House of PainT Festival celebrates 12 years at Brewer Park Sept. 9-13

Ottawa’s House of PainT Festival celebrates 12 years at Brewer Park Sept. 9-13

Ottawa, ON – House of PainT Festival of Urban Arts and Culture (HoP) celebrates its 12th annual Festival with the Main Event … Read More »

Review: Nicki Minaj’s Pinkprint Tour comes to an end in Edmonton

Review: Nicki Minaj’s Pinkprint Tour comes to an end in Edmonton

Edmonton, AB – The concourse at Rexall Place may as well have been a catwalk – that’s what happens when Nicki Minaj … Read More »

Motive Music signs Mezziah & Set2; releases Gee Wunder’s 16th album, New World

Motive Music signs Mezziah & Set2; releases Gee Wunder’s 16th album, New World

Gee Wunder and his Motive Music imprint proudly present Gee’s 16th original full-length, New World … Read More »

Scarborough’s Social Anti talks #triggers exhibit; Toronto Aug 28 – 30

Scarborough’s Social Anti talks #triggers exhibit; Toronto Aug 28 – 30

Toronto, ON – Last week we told you about a new 20-piece photo exhibit known as #triggers which is based on the … Read More »

Tomorrow: Day 1 of KOTD’s 3-day World Domination 5 Global Supremacy

Tomorrow: Day 1 of KOTD’s 3-day World Domination 5 Global Supremacy

Toronto, ON – Hip-hop heads and battle MCs from around the world are currently descending upon Toronto for the next chapter of … Read More »

Maestro speaks with Global Halifax about acting, Fish N’ Chips, new projects & more

Maestro speaks with Global Halifax about acting, Fish N’ Chips, new projects & more

Halifax, NS – Toronto’s Maestro Fresh Wes, the Godfather of Canadian hip-hop, has been quite busy on the East coast this summer. … Read More »

Review: Miguel brings his Wildheart tour to Toronto’s Sound Academy

Review: Miguel brings his Wildheart tour to Toronto’s Sound Academy

Toronto, ON – Musicians like Prince, Queen, Guns N’ Roses and Michael Jackson dominated the 80s and set the bar unbelievably high … Read More »

Cipha Sounds to headline comedy event in Vancouver Aug. 23

Cipha Sounds to headline comedy event in Vancouver Aug. 23

Vancouver, BC – Vancouver’s Alexander Gastown recently started a weekly comedy affair that takes place every Sunday in their Gastown venue with … Read More »

Swerve On Your Ends: Toronto’s RodZilla & Swagger Rite team up for new video

Swerve On Your Ends: Toronto’s RodZilla & Swagger Rite team up for new video

Toronto, ON – Following up their popular “Six Side” anthem, Swagger Rite and RodZilla team up for the hot new video “Swerve … Read More »

416BlockBoyz release the first single off their New Wave EP, “I Want It All”

416BlockBoyz release the first single off their New Wave EP, “I Want It All”

Toronto, ON – A few days back the 416BlockBoyz debuted their new DC Holigan-produced single “I Want It All.” The song will … Read More »

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