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DK & Justo show us the “Nightmare in Brooklyn” with this new video releas

DK & Justo show us the “Nightmare in Brooklyn” with this new video releas

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Make way for Edmonton’s KBL and “Berta State of Mind”

Make way for Edmonton’s KBL and “Berta State of Mind”

Edmonton, AB – Edmonton hip-hop duo KBL is finally getting the recognition they deserve. It was summer 2014 when I first saw … Read More »

Royce da 5’9″ to perform in Edmonton on Layers Tour

Royce da 5’9″ to perform in Edmonton on Layers Tour

Edmonton, AB – In support of his latest LP Layers, Royce da 5’9″ will be making a stop at Edmonton for the … Read More »

Make way for Edmonton’s KBL and “Berta State of Mind”

Make way for Edmonton’s KBL and “Berta State of Mind”

Edmonton, AB – Edmonton hip-hop duo KBL is finally getting the recognition they deserve. It was summer 2014 when I first saw … Read More »

Contest: Win a pair of wristbands to Canadian Music Week (CMW) in Toronto

Contest: Win a pair of wristbands to Canadian Music Week (CMW) in Toronto

Toronto, ON – HipHopCanada has teamed up with AB Co. to give away two pairs of wristbands to Canadian Music Week (CMW) … Read More »

Pimpton and Joey Stylez make a statement in video for “Itchy Thumbs”

Pimpton and Joey Stylez make a statement in video for “Itchy Thumbs”

Regina, SK – Regina rapper Pimpton links with fellow Saskatoon emcee, Joey Stylez to bring the latest video single from his high traffic album … Read More »

Happy 420: Here are 20 Canadian rap songs about weed

Happy 420: Here are 20 Canadian rap songs about weed

Edmonton, AB – Happy 420 everyone! As you probably know, today is 420 so you’re probably sky-high by now. That, or you … Read More »

Review: The Hop Solo Tour marks the death of Funk Volume & the reawakening of Hopsin

Review: The Hop Solo Tour marks the death of Funk Volume & the reawakening of Hopsin

Edmonton, AB – On Apr. 15, Nightshift Entertainment brought West Coast rapper Hopsin to Edmonton’s Union Hall to perform a show along … Read More »

Factor Chandelier just released his new album Factoria and here’s why you need to go get it

Factor Chandelier just released his new album Factoria and here’s why you need to go get it

Saskatoon, SK – That new wave futuristic trend is really having it’s moment right now in rap culture, but there’s something to be … Read More »

Contest: Win tickets to see Hopsin live in Calgary & Edmonton

Contest: Win tickets to see Hopsin live in Calgary & Edmonton

Edmonton, AB – This upcoming weekend, Hopsin comes through Calgary and Edmonton to perform two shows along his Hop Solo Tour. Hopsin … Read More »

Photo Gallery: Twiztid, Blaze Ya Dead Homie, and Boondox at Dickens in Calgary

Photo Gallery: Twiztid, Blaze Ya Dead Homie, and Boondox at Dickens in Calgary

Calgary, AB – On Apr. 1, the fam at True Rhythm brought Detroit duo Twiztid (Jamie Madrox and Monoxide) through Calgary to … Read More »

Review: This is why you need to see Allan Rayman’s live show

Review: This is why you need to see Allan Rayman’s live show

Calgary, AB – On Apr. 9, Calgary’s Hifi Club brought Allan Rayman through for one of only two Canadian stops along the … Read More »

Behind The Scenes at the 45th Annual JUNO Awards – Part 2

Behind The Scenes at the 45th Annual JUNO Awards – Part 2

Calgary, AB – In part one of our behind-the-scenes coverage at the JUNO Awards, we gave you a sneak peak of all … Read More »

Bishop Brigante will join Royce 5’9″ as a special guest on his LAYERS Canadian tour

Bishop Brigante will join Royce 5’9″ as a special guest on his LAYERS Canadian tour

Toronto, ON – This announcement probably would have been perfect for our mini Bishop Brigante takeover a couple of weeks back, but … Read More »

Cquel goes on a trip down “Memory Lane” with Rel McCoy & Kurlz

Cquel goes on a trip down “Memory Lane” with Rel McCoy & Kurlz

Saskatoon, SK – Saskatoon artist Cquel recently teamed up with Rel McCoy (aka: Relic) and Kurlz to hit us with this new … Read More »

A Glimpse Behind the Scenes at the 45th Annual JUNO Awards – Part 1

A Glimpse Behind the Scenes at the 45th Annual JUNO Awards – Part 1

Calgary, AB – On April 3, the country celebrated Canadian music at the 45th Annual JUNO Awards inside Calgary’s Scotiabank Saddledome. Sarah … Read More »

Catching up with Twiztid: The misconceptions about the juggalo movement

Catching up with Twiztid: The misconceptions about the juggalo movement

Calgary, AB – Detroit duo Twiztid (Jamie Madrox and Monoxide) played at Dickens in Calgary this past Friday, which was coincidentally the … Read More »

Review: Snak the Ripper & SDK took over JunoFest at Broken City #JUNOAwards

Review: Snak the Ripper & SDK took over JunoFest at Broken City #JUNOAwards

Calgary, AB – On Apr. 2, Snak the Ripper and Merkules came through Calgary to perform at Broken City as a part … Read More »

k-os breaks down the Junos: Why 2016 was the #BestJunosYet

k-os breaks down the Junos: Why 2016 was the #BestJunosYet

Calgary, AB – Canadian artist and 2016 nominee for “Rap Recording of the Year,” k-os says that the 2016 Juno Awards in … Read More »

Exclusive: Snak The Ripper announces From The Dirt Canadian Tour

Exclusive: Snak The Ripper announces From The Dirt Canadian Tour

Prince George, BC – With Snak The Ripper revealing the name of his From The Dirt album on social media this past Sunday, … Read More »

Review: Merkules tore down Broken City during JUNOFest #JUNOAwards

Review: Merkules tore down Broken City during JUNOFest #JUNOAwards

Calgary, AB – On Apr. 2, Snak The Ripper and Merkules came through Calgary to perform at Broken City as a part … Read More »

Green Carpet Arrivals: 2016 JUNO Gala Dinner & Awards #JUNOAwards

Green Carpet Arrivals: 2016 JUNO Gala Dinner & Awards #JUNOAwards

Calgary, AB – On Apr. 2, the 2016 JUNO Gala Dinner & Awards took place at the Telus Convention Centre in downtown … Read More »

The complete list of 2016 JUNO Award winners

The complete list of 2016 JUNO Award winners

Calgary, AB – The 2016 JUNO Awards, honouring Canadian music achievements, were presented in Calgary this past weekend by CARAS (Canadian Academy … Read More »

Drake wins Rap Recording of the Year at the 2016 JUNO Awards

Drake wins Rap Recording of the Year at the 2016 JUNO Awards

Calgary, AB – Drake might have only won 1 award at this year’s JUNO Awards, but it came in the category we … Read More »

Kardinal Offishall & Jus Reign presented Country Album of the Year at the JUNOs

Kardinal Offishall & Jus Reign presented Country Album of the Year at the JUNOs

Calgary, AB – Despite the fact that awards for specific musical genres are typically given out at the JUNO Awards pre-gale event … Read More »

The Weeknd brings out XO/Roc Nation signee Belly at the JUNO Awards

The Weeknd brings out XO/Roc Nation signee Belly at the JUNO Awards

Calgary, AB – Despite the Rap Recording of the Year category being once again relegated to the JUNO Awards pre-gala event – … Read More »

Five minutes with Allan Reid: A chat with the president & CEO of CARAS & JUNO Awards

Five minutes with Allan Reid: A chat with the president & CEO of CARAS & JUNO Awards

Calgary, AB – With JUNO Week well underway in Calgary, HipHopCanada was treated to a behind-the-scenes media tour this morning (courtesy of … Read More »

The HipHopCanada Guide to the JUNO Awards

The HipHopCanada Guide to the JUNO Awards

Today is the official kick-off to JUNO Week in Calgary … Read More »

Edmonton’s DIVOT & Philip Solo team up for “9 Millon” video

Edmonton’s DIVOT & Philip Solo team up for “9 Millon” video

Edmonton, AB – DIVOT takes on a million dollar heist in his music video for “9 Million,” featuring fellow Edmonton MC, Philip … Read More »

2 Sides To A Story: Peter Jackson drops new album with Brooklyn (R.I.P.) of Winnipeg’s Most

2 Sides To A Story: Peter Jackson drops new album with Brooklyn (R.I.P.) of Winnipeg’s Most

Toronto, ON – Today marks the official release of 2 Sides To A Story. It’s the new album from 9-0 Nickel’s Peter … Read More »

Win tickets to see Twiztid in Calgary, Edmonton, Fort McMurray, Red Deer, or Lethbridge

Win tickets to see Twiztid in Calgary, Edmonton, Fort McMurray, Red Deer, or Lethbridge

Calgary, AB – Widely considered two of the most important torchbearers for the Juggalo movement, horrorcore rap duo and ICP proteges Twiztid … Read More »

Calgary’s Humble Giants crew gears up for SXSW with this SXSW Freeverse video

Calgary’s Humble Giants crew gears up for SXSW with this SXSW Freeverse video

Calgary, AB – As the Humble Giants (MCs Beni J and Halfcut, and DJ C-SIK) get ready for their SXSW debut later … Read More »

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