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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

Canadian Prairies Feature

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True Rhythm presents: The 8th Annual Charity Food Drive event for the Calgary Food Bank

True Rhythm presents: The 8th Annual Charity Food Drive event for the Calgary Food Bank

Calgary, AB – Our friends over at True Rhythm have teamed up with Come Correct, Marked UP, and SAY SUM’N Entertainment to … Read More »

Review: Here’s what happened when Post Malone & Jazz Cartier came through Calgary

Review: Here’s what happened when Post Malone & Jazz Cartier came through Calgary

Calgary, AB – On Oct. 27 Post Malone, FKi 1st, Jazz Cartier, and Larry June came through Calgary’s MacEwan Ballroom for a … Read More »

Nights In The Flame: Calgary artist CloudE breaks down his new mixtape

Nights In The Flame: Calgary artist CloudE breaks down his new mixtape

Calgary, AB – Earlier this month, Calgary artist CloudE released his debut mixtape entitled Nights In The Flame.
The 14-track tape is … Read More »

Contest: Win a pair of tickets to the Eyedea Tribute & screening of The World Has No Eyedea

Contest: Win a pair of tickets to the Eyedea Tribute & screening of The World Has No Eyedea

Calgary, AB – On Oct. 14, our friends over at True Rhythm present a very special tribute in honour of Eyedea. The … Read More »

Drake closes Edmonton’s summer with the Summer Sixteen Tour

Drake closes Edmonton’s summer with the Summer Sixteen Tour

Edmonton, AB – Full disclosure: This was my second time attending the Summer Sixteen Tour. The first was combined with OVO Fest … Read More »

Recap: Here’s what happened at the second annual One Love Music Festival

Recap: Here’s what happened at the second annual One Love Music Festival

Calgary, AB – Earlier this month, Live Nation and Two Towers teamed up to bring Calgary the second installation of the One … Read More »

Contest: Win two VIP meet-and-greet tickets to La Coka Nostra in Calgary, Edmonton, or Saskatoon

Contest: Win two VIP meet-and-greet tickets to La Coka Nostra in Calgary, Edmonton, or Saskatoon

Calgary, AB – Next month, our friends over at True Rhythm bring the supergroup La Coka Nostra through the prairies for three … Read More »

Tomorrow: Quake Matthews & Kayo bring Lost & Found Tour to Medicine Hat

Tomorrow: Quake Matthews & Kayo bring Lost & Found Tour to Medicine Hat

Medicine Hat, AB – With a pair of dates already in the bag Kayo and Quake Matthews continue their Lost & Found Canadian … Read More »

The beauty behind K-Riz & Fresh Air

The beauty behind K-Riz & Fresh Air

Edmonton, AB – May 14, 2015. On a balmy spring evening, K-Riz posts himself contently inside Up In Arms Studio, the safe … Read More »

Top 5 performances I am looking forward to at One Love Music Festival 2016

Top 5 performances I am looking forward to at One Love Music Festival 2016

Calgary, AB – With only a few weeks left until the annual One Love Music Festival, we’re getting super excited to see … Read More »

Lil Wayne cancels One Love Music Festival appearance; Logic added to the festival line-up

Lil Wayne cancels One Love Music Festival appearance; Logic added to the festival line-up

Calgary, AB – With less than a month until the highly anticipated One Love Music Festival, the festival organizers just announced two … Read More »

Contest: Enter to win two tickets to One Love Music Festival in Calgary

Contest: Enter to win two tickets to One Love Music Festival in Calgary

Calgary, AB – Presented by Live Nation and Two Towers, One Love Music Festival returns to Calgary from Sept. 10 – 11 … Read More »

Premiere: You need to watch Evrlove Blake’s new video for “MST” #SongOfTheDay

Premiere: You need to watch Evrlove Blake’s new video for “MST” #SongOfTheDay

Edmonton, AB – HipHopCanada has teamed up with Edmonton artist Evrlove Blake to bring you the video premiere for “MST” off the … Read More »

Review: This is what happened when Pusha T came through Calgary

Review: This is what happened when Pusha T came through Calgary

Calgary, AB – On July 16 Pusha T came to Calgary to perform at Marquee Beer Market & Stage. The show was … Read More »

You need to watch Mourainè’s new video for “Envy”

You need to watch Mourainè’s new video for “Envy”

Edmonton, AB – Edmonton artist Mourainè (formerly Muta Mouraine) recently released a new video for his track “Envy.”
“Envy” is a shot fired … Read More »

Down with the clown: This is what happened when Insane Clown Posse came to Calgary

Down with the clown: This is what happened when Insane Clown Posse came to Calgary

Calgary, AB – On July 12, Detroit horrorcore duo and Psychopathic Records founders Insane Clown Posse (ICP) came through Calgary to perform … Read More »

Contest: Win tickets to see Pusha T live in Calgary on July 16

Contest: Win tickets to see Pusha T live in Calgary on July 16

Calgary, AB – On July 16, the good people over at Live Nation, Two Towers, Marquee Beer Market & Stage, and True … Read More »

Make sure you check out Classified’s show at the Calgary Stampede on July 10

Make sure you check out Classified’s show at the Calgary Stampede on July 10

Calgary, AB – This week the Calgary Stampede rodeo, exhibition and festival takes over the city of Calgary for nine days. Although … Read More »

You need to watch Pimpton’s new video for “Checkered Flags”

You need to watch Pimpton’s new video for “Checkered Flags”

Regina, SK – CJE artist Pimpton just dropped his video for “Checkered Flags” (produced by Dead Lighters) off the just-released Allow Us … Read More »

Sled Island 2016: Cakes Da Killa live at Commonwealth Bar & Stage

Sled Island 2016: Cakes Da Killa live at Commonwealth Bar & Stage

Calgary, AB – On Jun. 23, New Jersey rapper Cakes Da Killa came through Commonwealth in Calgary to perform his first of … Read More »

The HipHopCanada Guide To Sled Island 2016

The HipHopCanada Guide To Sled Island 2016

Calgary, AB – Today marks the start of Calgary’s annual Sled Island music festival. In case you’re not familiar, Sled Island is … Read More »

Beyonce shuts down Commonwealth Stadium on Formation Tour

Beyonce shuts down Commonwealth Stadium on Formation Tour

Albertan’s know what they’re in for every May Long Weekend. Rain or more … Read More »

The Blue released “The People’s Champ” & told us why Shad is his favourite rapper

The Blue released “The People’s Champ” & told us why Shad is his favourite rapper

Calgary, AB – Calgary artist The Blue is back from his hiatus with the release of his latest single titled “The People’s … Read More »

Ill Beats to Host Fundraiser for Fort McMurray Fire #HHCSponsored

Ill Beats to Host Fundraiser for Fort McMurray Fire #HHCSponsored

Edmonton, AB – The nation witnessed the devastation that hit Fort McMurray this week, as a massive wildfire forced the entire city … 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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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