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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

Canadian Prairies

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Win tickets to One Love Music Festival in Calgary on Sept. 5

Win tickets to One Love Music Festival in Calgary on Sept. 5

Calgary, AB – Exactly one week from yesterday (Aug. 29), Calgary sees the first ever installation of the One Love Music Festival. … Read More »

Win tickets to One Love Music Festival in Calgary on Sept. 5

Win tickets to One Love Music Festival in Calgary on Sept. 5

Calgary, AB – Exactly one week from yesterday (Aug. 29), Calgary sees the first ever installation of the One Love Music Festival. … Read More »

Arlo Maverick shows the domino effect of bullying in new video, “More”

Arlo Maverick shows the domino effect of bullying in new video, “More”

Edmonton, AB – Edmonton artist Arlo Maverick (of the Politic Live crew) recently released a video for “More” as part of the … Read More »

Pleuto just celebrated his birthday and dropped a new track titled “Murder”

Pleuto just celebrated his birthday and dropped a new track titled “Murder”

Calgary, AB – On Aug. 23, Pleuto celebrated his birthday, and the day afterwards he hit us with his latest release titled … Read More »

New music: The Humble Giants release “We On Now” and announce debut EP release

New music: The Humble Giants release “We On Now” and announce debut EP release

Calgary, AB – The Humble Giants trio just released a fresh new single on us titled “We On Now” off their forthcoming … 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 »

New music: Calgary’s Kid Mellow debuts the Heaven Below beat tape

New music: Calgary’s Kid Mellow debuts the Heaven Below beat tape

Calgary, AB – Updated Aug. 25 at 9:10 AM – I just found out that yesterday was Kid Mellow’s birthday so everyone … Read More »

True Rhythm presents: Sage Francis & Sweatshop Union in Calgary & Red Deer

True Rhythm presents: Sage Francis & Sweatshop Union in Calgary & Red Deer

Calgary, AB – Our good friends over at True Rhythm recently announced that they are bringing Sage Francis and Sweatshop Union to … 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 »

The Pinkprint Tour: DeJ Loaf is the greatest & Meek Mill is losing it

The Pinkprint Tour: DeJ Loaf is the greatest & Meek Mill is losing it

Calgary, AB – On Aug. 18, the good people over at Live Nation brought Nicki Minaj and her Pinkprint Tour through Calgary … Read More »

New music: Fingaz and Pleuto have to make some “Vents”

New music: Fingaz and Pleuto have to make some “Vents”

Calgary, AB – Calgary artists Pleuto and Fingaz just teamed up to hit us with this new single titled “Vents.” This song … Read More »

Dej Loaf performs at Ten Nightclub in Calgary on Aug. 18

Dej Loaf performs at Ten Nightclub in Calgary on Aug. 18

Calgary, AB – On Aug. 18, our good friends over at Two Towers and One Entertainment bring Dej Loaf to Ten Nightclub … Read More »

New music: Pleuto drops a song for the ladies, “Medusa”

New music: Pleuto drops a song for the ladies, “Medusa”

Calgary, AB – Calgary artist Pleuto just released his latest track titled “Medusa.” Homie’s been on a music-making binge all summer and … Read More »

Opinion: Wu-Tang shows need to ban attendees who can’t name all the members of Wu-Tang

Opinion: Wu-Tang shows need to ban attendees who can’t name all the members of Wu-Tang

Calgary, AB – There can be no denying that in recent years, Wu-Tang Clan has joined the stable of notable 20th century … Read More »

Bone Thugs N Harmony hit the West Coast mid September

Bone Thugs N Harmony hit the West Coast mid September

Edmonton, AB – Spotlight Productions is gearing up to bring hip-hop legends Bone Thugs N Harmony through to the West Coast for … Read More »

F. Virtue releases new video for “As of Forever” starring London performance artist IMMA/MESS

F. Virtue releases new video for “As of Forever” starring London performance artist IMMA/MESS

New York City, NY – Calgary-raised, New York-based artist F. Virtue just released his latest music video for “As of Forever” off … Read More »

Wu-Tang Clan set to perform live in Edmonton & Calgary #HHCSponsored

Wu-Tang Clan set to perform live in Edmonton & Calgary #HHCSponsored

Edmonton, AB – Has the headline sunk in yet? Didn’t think so! Christmas came early for the underdogs, otherwise known as the … Read More »

#DearRappers: You are scum if you post your demo in response to #RIPRedway

#DearRappers: You are scum if you post your demo in response to #RIPRedway

Disclaimer: It’s been a minute since we’ve run a #DearRappers column here on HipHopCanada. But a lot of you cats have been … Read More »

Eiffel Tower Ent. presents I-Octane for Edmonton Reggae Fest Official After-Party

Eiffel Tower Ent. presents I-Octane for Edmonton Reggae Fest Official After-Party

Edmonton, AB – Summer maybe winding down, but the music festival circuit is still going strong. The Edmonton Reggae Festival will be … Read More »

The Bo$ Clique crew split up and dropped their last video ever, “Like A Drug”

The Bo$ Clique crew split up and dropped their last video ever, “Like A Drug”

Hamilton, ON – A few days ago, I found out that the Bo$ Clique split up and released their last video ever … Read More »

New music: Wolfpack records over archived beat for new track, “Bright Lights”

New music: Wolfpack records over archived beat for new track, “Bright Lights”

Prince Albert, SK – The Wolfpack crew recently came back on to the scene after a very long hiatus from the rap … Read More »

Calgary’s Shawtee Re releases “Willi Bum Bum” produced by Grammy-winning Ghost

Calgary’s Shawtee Re releases “Willi Bum Bum” produced by Grammy-winning Ghost

Calgary, AB – New music from your girl Shawtee Re. This is “Willi Bum Bum” produced by Grammy Award-winning Ryan “Ghost” Bowser.

Canada’s Cream Of The Crop to showcase top Canadian MCs in XXL Mag

Canada’s Cream Of The Crop to showcase top Canadian MCs in XXL Mag

Calgary, AB – We’re overdue for coverage on this one. OhNo! Entertainment have a great initiative underway by the name of “Canada’s Cream Of … Read More »

New music: Harm Franklin & New’L enlist the help of OG Maco for “25-8″

New music: Harm Franklin & New’L enlist the help of OG Maco for “25-8″

Calgary, AB – Calgary rappers Harm Franklin (formerly Dirty Harry) and New’L recently teamed up with up-and-coming Atlanta rapper and 2015 XXL … Read More »

HipHopCanada Picks: Top 3 rappers we’re most excited to see at One Love Music Festival

HipHopCanada Picks: Top 3 rappers we’re most excited to see at One Love Music Festival

Calgary, AB – On Sep. 5, the good people over at Two Towers and Union Events bring us the One Love Music … Read More »

If you never get a chance to see the Flatbush ZOMBiES live, you’re BetterOffDEAD

If you never get a chance to see the Flatbush ZOMBiES live, you’re BetterOffDEAD

Calgary, AB – On July 23, the good folks over at Boodang, DubSac, SP, The Supreme Hustle, and Nightshift Entertainment teamed up … Read More »

Edmonton’s K-Blitz approaches Week 30 of #NewSoundSaturday weekly series

Edmonton’s K-Blitz approaches Week 30 of #NewSoundSaturday weekly series

Edmonton, AB – C.O.B. Canada’s K-Blitz has created the brainchild #NewSoundSaturday (NSS) – a weekly series where the Edmonton-based MC releases a … Read More »

Song of the Day: Calgary’s Jae Sterling releases video for the mjNichols-produced “Scumbag”

Song of the Day: Calgary’s Jae Sterling releases video for the mjNichols-produced “Scumbag”

Calgary, AB – Fresh sounds coming out of Calgary. Up-and-comer Jae Sterling recently reached out with the new video for his single, … Read More »

ReverbNation Feature: Edmonton’s Sully with “Thim Slick”

ReverbNation Feature: Edmonton’s Sully with “Thim Slick”

Edmonton, AB – Check out “Thim Slick” off the UnderRated album by YEG rapper Salman Khan aka Sully. The track is the … Read More »

The Wolfpack crew “Still Got It” with their return to the scene

The Wolfpack crew “Still Got It” with their return to the scene

Prince Albert, SK – Saskatchewan’s Wolfpack trio recently returned to the scene with a drastic new sound after taking an eight-month-long hiatus … Read More »

Win tickets to see Flatbush ZOMBiES in Calgary, Edmonton & Winnipeg

Win tickets to see Flatbush ZOMBiES in Calgary, Edmonton & Winnipeg

Calgary, AB – In case you missed the memo, our friends over at Nighshift Entertainment and DubSac are bringing the Flatbush ZOMBiES … Read More »

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