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Mike Boyd – This Aint Funny ft. Classified [Video]

Mike Boyd – This Aint Funny ft. Classified [Video]

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KOTD West Coast Squad Tour stops in Edmonton [Review]

KOTD West Coast Squad Tour stops in Edmonton [Review]

Edmonton, AB – Since I joined HipHopCanada five months ago, 2014 has all of a sudden become a year of “firsts.” First … Read More »

KOTD West Coast Squad Tour stops in Edmonton [Review]

KOTD West Coast Squad Tour stops in Edmonton [Review]

Edmonton, AB – Since I joined HipHopCanada five months ago, 2014 has all of a sudden become a year of “firsts.” First … Read More »

Danny Brown live at Encore in Edmonton [News]

Danny Brown live at Encore in Edmonton [News]

Edmonton, AB – The homies over at Pearl Entertainment and Nightshift Entertainment have teamed up to bring Danny Brown to Encore nightclub. … Read More »

Rico Love talks Usher, social media, writing platinum hits & more [Interview]

Rico Love talks Usher, social media, writing platinum hits & more [Interview]

Edmonton, AB – On July 5, Rico Love made a stop in Edmonton while joining Future on the Honest Tour. The New Orleans … Read More »

YEG to the World: Vol. 2 Recap [Review]

YEG to the World: Vol. 2 Recap [Review]

Edmonton, AB – July 9 marked Volume 2 of The 25th Dynasty’s YEG to the World at YEG Dance Club. This is … Read More »

Grieves to hit Western Canada on North America Tour [News]

Grieves to hit Western Canada on North America Tour [News]

Victoria, BC – Rhymesayers’ own Grieves is grinding his way through North America this summer finally making his way to the West … Read More »

Future gets Honest: cover art and why he always wears sunglasses [Interview]

Future gets Honest: cover art and why he always wears sunglasses [Interview]

Calgary, AB – On July 6, Future rolled through Calgary for a stop along his Honest Tour. Following two monstrous shows in … Read More »

Hellnback – Shake [Audio]

Hellnback – Shake [Audio]

Winnipeg, MB - Peep the latest track from Winnipeg rapper Hellnback. “Shake”  produced by Aries. Some of that up beat organic shake the … Read More »

Tuffhouse presents: Wu-Tang Clan live in Edmonton [News] #HHCSponsored

Tuffhouse presents: Wu-Tang Clan live in Edmonton [News] #HHCSponsored

Edmonton, AB – Our friends over at Tuffhouse in Edmonton are bringing the YEG hip-hop heads a once-in-a-lifetime show of supremacy. All … Read More »

The HipHopCanada down-low on every act performing at Pemberton Music Festival [Article]

The HipHopCanada down-low on every act performing at Pemberton Music Festival [Article]

Calgary, AB – Your friendly neighbourhood HipHopCanada editors (Prairies Editor, @saroshrizvi and Associate Editor in Chief, @IHeartTART) are gearing up to trek … Read More »

Freebandz: Future stops in Edmonton for the Honest Tour [Review]

Freebandz: Future stops in Edmonton for the Honest Tour [Review]

Edmonton, AB – On July 5, our friends at Pearl Entertainment, Eiffel Tower Entertainment and Union Events brought Future to perform live … Read More »

True Rhythm presents: Tech N9ne and Krizz Kaliko in Calgary [News]

True Rhythm presents: Tech N9ne and Krizz Kaliko in Calgary [News]

Calgary, AB – It’s almost that time of the year, again; the time of year when our friends over at True Rhythm … Read More »

YG announces dates for My Krazy Life Canadian Tour [News]

YG announces dates for My Krazy Life Canadian Tour [News]

Los Angeles, CA – Bompton rapper YG has released dates for his My Krazy Life Canadian Tour which will get started on … Read More »

Win two tickets to see Onyx live in Calgary on Aug. 15 [Contest]

Win two tickets to see Onyx live in Calgary on Aug. 15 [Contest]

Calgary, AB – In case you missed the memo, our friends over at True Rhythm are bringing Onyx to Calgary on Aug. … Read More »

Maxal Tha Best – Harriet ft. F. Virtue & Chynna (Prod. Drainpuppet) [Audio]

Maxal Tha Best – Harriet ft. F. Virtue & Chynna (Prod. Drainpuppet) [Audio]

Penticton, BC – Penticton-based rapper, Maxal Tha Best, recently teamed up with F. Virtue, Chynna, and producer Drainpuppet to hit us with … Read More »

KOTD presents: West Coast Squad Tour Edmonton [News]

KOTD presents: West Coast Squad Tour Edmonton [News]

Edmonton, AB  – Brought to you by King of the Dot Entertainment, the battle-rap phenomenon that is KOTD makes its way to … Read More »

The 25th Dynasty presents: YEG to the World Vol. 2 [News]

The 25th Dynasty presents: YEG to the World Vol. 2 [News]

Edmonton, AB – It’s hard to believe that nearly a month has gone by since YEG to the World Vol. 1, and … Read More »

Random Humans – Kamikaze (Dir. Brandon Christensen) [Video]

Random Humans – Kamikaze (Dir. Brandon Christensen) [Video]

Calgary, AB – Calgary based hip-hop group Random Humans have returned with their new Kamikaze EP, their third release to date. Today … Read More »

10 at 10 Spotlight: Natural Ensemble [Interview]

10 at 10 Spotlight: Natural Ensemble [Interview]

Calgary, AB – June marked another monster month for the 10 at 10 fam over at Commonwealth. Is it just me – … Read More »

#DearRappers: Stop sending me “0 to 100″ freestyles [Article]

#DearRappers: Stop sending me “0 to 100″ freestyles [Article]

Edmonton, AB – Here’s the deal: you cats need to stop sending me “0 to 100″ freestyles. I won’t listen to them. … Read More »

Win tickets to see Shad, A Tribe Called Red, and Holy Fuck in Banff [Contest]

Win tickets to see Shad, A Tribe Called Red, and Holy Fuck in Banff [Contest]

Banff, AB – In case you missed the memo, the good people over at the Banff Centre are kicking off the annual … Read More »

Pimpton – Cunning Cupid ft. Malfunction [Video]

Pimpton – Cunning Cupid ft. Malfunction [Video]

Regina, SK – Pimpton recently released new visuals for the track “Cunning Cupid” (featuring Malfunction) off the P-Man’s upcoming LP release, Killa … Read More »

JRDN hits Vancouver on West Coast summer tour [News]

JRDN hits Vancouver on West Coast summer tour [News]

Vancouver, BC – Juno award winning singer JRDN is about to take over the West. The East Coast crooner will hit Shine Nightclub … Read More »

Banff Summer Arts Festival kicks off with Shad, A Tribe Called Red, and Holy Fuck [News]

Banff Summer Arts Festival kicks off with Shad, A Tribe Called Red, and Holy Fuck [News]

Banff, AB – On July 1, the good people over at the Banff Centre kick off the annual Banff Summer Arts Festival … Read More »

Win a pair of Wu-Tang tickets for Winnipeg or Vancouver [Contest]

Win a pair of Wu-Tang tickets for Winnipeg or Vancouver [Contest]

Winnipeg, MB - Originally published June 18, 2014 –  The good news just keeps rolling in. Our pals at Timbre Concerts are giving … Read More »

Run The Jewels announce summer tour including Canadian dates [News]

Run The Jewels announce summer tour including Canadian dates [News]

Victoria, BC – Killer Mike and El-P are back on their tour grind with their collaborative effort Run The Jewels. While their … Read More »

HHC x Union Events: Win tickets to see Future live in Edmonton or Calgary [Contest]

HHC x Union Events: Win tickets to see Future live in Edmonton or Calgary [Contest]

Calgary, AB – We’re only less-than a couple of weeks away from the kick-off to Future‘s highly-anticipated Canadian leg of the Honest Tour. … Read More »

Nki Louise – The Prayer (Prod. NockNock Beats) [Video]

Nki Louise – The Prayer (Prod. NockNock Beats) [Video]

Calgary, AB – Calgary’s hip-hop honey – Nki Louise – just hit us with some new visuals she launched for her single … Read More »

The Ghetto Gospel: Killer Mike took ‘em to church in Calgary [Review] #SledIsland

The Ghetto Gospel: Killer Mike took ‘em to church in Calgary [Review] #SledIsland

Calgary, AB – On Jun. 19, Killer Mike returned to Calgary to perform a headlining set as part of the annual Sled … Read More »

Def3 – Babyface [Video]

Def3 – Babyface [Video]

Vancouver, BC – After much anticipation Def3 had finally revealed his latest project WILDLIF3, fully produced by Factor. While we are definitely … Read More »

Doom Squad – May 2014 Cypher ft. Sonik [Video]

Doom Squad – May 2014 Cypher ft. Sonik [Video]

Edmonton, AB – Originally published June 18, 2014 – It’s that time again – Doom Squad throws down in the “May 2014 Cypher” featuring … Read More »

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