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Halifax’s Neon Dreams goes Gold with “Marching Bands” single featuring K

Halifax’s Neon Dreams goes Gold with “Marching Bands” single featuring K

Canadian Prairies

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Premiere: Check out Pimpton’s new video single because it’s definitely not rated “PG”

Premiere: Check out Pimpton’s new video single because it’s definitely not rated “PG”

Regina, SK – HipHopCanada has teamed up with Regina rapper and CJE artist Pimpton for the premiere of this brand new video … Read More »

HipHopCanada on Spotify: Check out Sarah Jay’s Weekly Picks Vol. 43

HipHopCanada on Spotify: Check out Sarah Jay’s Weekly Picks Vol. 43

Calgary, AB – HipHopCanada joined Spotify back in 2016 and we’ve been releasing a new playlist with two hours of music every … Read More »

I M U R discusses summer road life & why they want their music to make you uncomfortable

I M U R discusses summer road life & why they want their music to make you uncomfortable

Vancouver, BC – Amidst a summer tour on the festival circuit, Vancouver trio I M U R has had an exciting start … Read More »

HipHopCanada on Spotify: Check out Sarah Jay’s Weekly Picks Vol. 42

HipHopCanada on Spotify: Check out Sarah Jay’s Weekly Picks Vol. 42

Calgary, AB – HipHopCanada joined Spotify back in 2016 and we’ve been releasing a new playlist with two hours of music every … Read More »

HipHopCanada on Spotify: Check out Sarah Jay’s Weekly Picks Vol. 41

HipHopCanada on Spotify: Check out Sarah Jay’s Weekly Picks Vol. 41

Calgary, AB – HipHopCanada joined Spotify back in 2016 and we’ve been releasing a new playlist with two hours of music every … Read More »

Producer-activist David Strickland discusses the importance of the Native voice within hip-hop

Producer-activist David Strickland discusses the importance of the Native voice within hip-hop

Toronto, ON – On July 1, Native American producer and activist David Strickland released two brand new singles – “Rez Life” and … Read More »

Premiere: Check out Pimpton’s new video single because it’s definitely not rated “PG”

Premiere: Check out Pimpton’s new video single because it’s definitely not rated “PG”

Regina, SK – HipHopCanada has teamed up with Regina rapper and CJE artist Pimpton for the premiere of this brand new video … Read More »

HipHopCanada on Spotify: Check out Sarah Jay’s Weekly Picks Vol. 40

HipHopCanada on Spotify: Check out Sarah Jay’s Weekly Picks Vol. 40

Calgary, AB – HipHopCanada joined Spotify back in 2016 and we’ve been releasing a new playlist with two hours of music every … Read More »

Edmonton’s Doom Squad & Fortunato visit the Letterkenny Farm for monthly cypher series

Edmonton’s Doom Squad & Fortunato visit the Letterkenny Farm for monthly cypher series

Sudbury, ON – Edmonton hip-hop group Doom Squad drops their monthly cypher series with veteran Toronto MC Fortunato at the Letterkenny Farm … Read More »

Here’s what happened during Flying Lotus’ headlining set at Sled Island 2017

Here’s what happened during Flying Lotus’ headlining set at Sled Island 2017

Calgary, AB – From Jun. 21 – 25, the annual Sled Island music festival took over Calgary for a week of live … Read More »

HipHopCanada on Spotify: Check out Sarah Jay’s Weekly Picks Vol. 39

HipHopCanada on Spotify: Check out Sarah Jay’s Weekly Picks Vol. 39

Calgary, AB – HipHopCanada joined Spotify back in 2016 and we’ve been releasing a new playlist with two hours of music every … Read More »

This is why Tierra Whack was the hidden gem find of Sled Island 2017

This is why Tierra Whack was the hidden gem find of Sled Island 2017

Calgary, AB – From June 21 – 25, the annual Sled Island music festival took over Calgary for a week of … Read More »

Lou Phelps came to Calgary and performed one of the best sets of Sled Island 2017

Lou Phelps came to Calgary and performed one of the best sets of Sled Island 2017

Calgary, AB – This last week the annual Sled Island music festival took over Calgary for a week of music and live … Read More »

Here’s what happened when Busdriver performed at Sled Island 2017

Here’s what happened when Busdriver performed at Sled Island 2017

Calgary, AB – From June 21 – 25 the annual Sled Island music festival took over the city of Calgary for a … Read More »

HipHopCanada on Spotify: Check out Sarah Jay’s Weekly Picks Vol. 38 (Sled Island Edition)

HipHopCanada on Spotify: Check out Sarah Jay’s Weekly Picks Vol. 38 (Sled Island Edition)

Calgary, AB – HipHopCanada joined Spotify back in 2016 and we’ve been releasing a new playlist with two hours of music every … Read More »

Review: Future returns to Edmonton for the Nobody Safe Tour

Review: Future returns to Edmonton for the Nobody Safe Tour

Edmonton, AB – On June 7, Future made his return to Rogers Place in support of his headlining Nobody Safe Tour featuring … Read More »

Kid Ink to headline the Canada 150 Parking Lot Day Party in Edmonton

Kid Ink to headline the Canada 150 Parking Lot Day Party in Edmonton

Edmonton, AB – With Canada’s 150th Birthday around the corner, the good folks at The Ranch Roadhouse and HOT 107 Edmonton have … Read More »

The HipHopCanada guide to Sled Island 2017

The HipHopCanada guide to Sled Island 2017

Calgary, AB – From Jun. 21 to Jun. 25, the annual Sled Island music festival takes over Calgary for a week … Read More »

HipHopCanada on Spotify: Check out Sarah Jay’s Weekly Picks Vol. 37

HipHopCanada on Spotify: Check out Sarah Jay’s Weekly Picks Vol. 37

Calgary, AB – HipHopCanada joined Spotify back in 2016 and we’ve been releasing a new playlist with two hours of music every … Read More »

HipHopCanada on Spotify: Check out Sarah Jay’s Weekly Picks Vol. 36

HipHopCanada on Spotify: Check out Sarah Jay’s Weekly Picks Vol. 36

Calgary, AB – HipHopCanada joined Spotify back in 2016 and we’ve been releasing a new playlist with two hours of music every … Read More »

Behind-the-scenes of Summer Jam 2017 with HOT 97’s TT Torrez

Behind-the-scenes of Summer Jam 2017 with HOT 97’s TT Torrez

New York, NY – The team at HOT 97 has been hustling hard as they approach Summer Jam 2017 at MetLife Stadium … Read More »

Curtis Waters discusses his new summer 2017 rework of “Mask Off” by Future

Curtis Waters discusses his new summer 2017 rework of “Mask Off” by Future

Calgary, AB – 17-year-old Calgary raised, North Carolina based artist Curtis Waters just released a brand new flip of Future’s 2017 slapper … Read More »

HipHopCanada on Spotify: Check out Sarah Jay’s Weekly Picks Vol. 35

HipHopCanada on Spotify: Check out Sarah Jay’s Weekly Picks Vol. 35

Calgary, AB – HipHopCanada joined Spotify back in 2016 and we’ve been releasing a new playlist with two hours of music every … Read More »

Watch Edmonton rapper Maz-D’s video debut for “Coming of New Age”

Watch Edmonton rapper Maz-D’s video debut for “Coming of New Age”

Edmonton, AB – Maz-D debuted his music video “Coming of New Age” last fall, in support of his mixtape Let The Beat … Read More »

Snak The Ripper announces 32 dates Canadian tour kicking off in Vancouver on July 6

Snak The Ripper announces 32 dates Canadian tour kicking off in Vancouver on July 6

Vancouver, BC – Stealth Bomb’s Snak The Ripper and Good Friday Entertainment recently announced Snak’s forthcoming Canadian tour which will be reaching … Read More »

CRTC kills funding for MuchFACT & BravoFACT; Sign the Change.org petition

CRTC kills funding for MuchFACT & BravoFACT; Sign the Change.org petition

Ottawa, ON – Originally published May 22, 2017 – It goes without saying, MuchFACT has been a vital tool in the development … Read More »

HipHopCanada on Spotify: Check out Sarah Jay’s Weekly Picks Vol. 34

HipHopCanada on Spotify: Check out Sarah Jay’s Weekly Picks Vol. 34

Calgary, AB – HipHopCanada joined Spotify back in 2016 and we’ve been releasing a new playlist with two hours of music every … Read More »

“Vanilla Blue” from Alex Bent + the Emptiness will hit you with a heavy dose of nostalgia

“Vanilla Blue” from Alex Bent + the Emptiness will hit you with a heavy dose of nostalgia

Saskatoon, SK – Coming in from Central Canada, Saskatoon’s Alex Bent is readying his new LP and dropped his first release of … Read More »

Catch the newly released visuals for LiMM’s “Tokyo” Freestyle

Catch the newly released visuals for LiMM’s “Tokyo” Freestyle

Winnipeg, MB – Philadelphia-based rapper LiMM is a transplant via Winnipeg, but he still has strong Canadian roots. Following the release of his … Read More »

HipHopCanada on Spotify: Check out Sarah Jay’s Weekly Picks Vol. 33

HipHopCanada on Spotify: Check out Sarah Jay’s Weekly Picks Vol. 33

Calgary, AB – HipHopCanada joined Spotify back in 2016 and we’ve been releasing a new playlist with two hours of music every … Read More »

Akon to join Konvict Kartel for Canadian Promo Tour this June

Akon to join Konvict Kartel for Canadian Promo Tour this June

Vancouver, BC – Grammy-nominated singer/rapper/producer Akon has announced that he will be joining the Konvict Kartel music group this June for their … Read More »

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