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Halifax’s Aldean Alliston aka AL Boogie releases fresh visuals for “Make A Kil

Halifax’s Aldean Alliston aka AL Boogie releases fresh visuals for “Make A Kil

Canadian Prairies Feature

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Show Review: Here’s what happened when ONYX came to Calgary

Show Review: Here’s what happened when ONYX came to Calgary

Calgary, AB – On Jan. 29, our friends over at True Rhythm brought Fredro Starr and Sticky Fingaz of ONYX to Calgary … Read More »

Premiere: Pimpton just dropped the video for his track with 40 Cal. titled “Mob Ties”

Premiere: Pimpton just dropped the video for his track with 40 Cal. titled “Mob Ties”

Regina, SK – Originally published Jan. 26, 2016 – We’re super excited to announce that we’ve teamed up with Pimpton and the … Read More »

Contest: Win tickets to see ONYX live in Calgary or Lethbridge

Contest: Win tickets to see ONYX live in Calgary or Lethbridge

Calgary, AB – Our friends over at True Rhythm are bringing legendary OG rappers Sticky Fingaz and Fredro Starr of ONYX to … Read More »

Win tickets to see N.O.R.E. (aka: Noreaga) live in Calgary on Jan. 15

Win tickets to see N.O.R.E. (aka: Noreaga) live in Calgary on Jan. 15

Calgary, AB – On Jan. 15, our friends over at True Rhythm and Just Haze bring N.O.R.E. (aka: Noreaga) to Calgary for … Read More »

Review: k-os’ return to Edmonton an overall success

Review: k-os’ return to Edmonton an overall success

Edmonton, AB – I must say, there is something truly spectacular about a live band that brings out the energy and excitement … Read More »

Ramborghini Beats dropped the XIX beat tape & told us about their first beat battle in Calgary

Ramborghini Beats dropped the XIX beat tape & told us about their first beat battle in Calgary

Edmonton, AB – Edmonton production duo Ramborghini Beats (aka: JDATS and Feddica$h) just hit us with this new beat tape titled XIX … Read More »

Review: Lloyd Banks leaves Edmonton crowd wanting more at the YEG Event Centre

Review: Lloyd Banks leaves Edmonton crowd wanting more at the YEG Event Centre

Edmonton, AB – Short and sweet. Perhaps those are the best words to describe Lloyd Banks’ set at Edmonton’s YEG Event Centre … Read More »

My Hoverboard: Saskatoon’s J Staxx makes waves with new viral hit

My Hoverboard: Saskatoon’s J Staxx makes waves with new viral hit

Saskatoon, SK – J Staxx, not to be confused with controversial Toronto rapper with a similar name, releases his highly explicit visuals … Read More »

Contest: Win two tickets to KOTD’s #Frostbite2 event in Calgary

Contest: Win two tickets to KOTD’s #Frostbite2 event in Calgary

Calgary, AB – On Dec. 5, our friends over at King of the Dot bring #FrostBite2 to Distortion in Calgary. The event … Read More »

Tonight in Calgary: Lexington Ave Culture Spot presents Duelling DJs

Tonight in Calgary: Lexington Ave Culture Spot presents Duelling DJs

Calgary, AB – Tonight Calgary sees the first ever installation of a dope new Duelling DJs night a Flames Central featuring the … Read More »

Pimpton just dropped a new video and he wants you all to “Buck Up”

Pimpton just dropped a new video and he wants you all to “Buck Up”

Regina, SK – C.J.E. rapper Pimpton just hit us with his latest video release for “Buck Up” (produced by longtime Pimpton collaborator … Read More »

Contest: Win Lloyd Banks meet-and-greet tickets in Calgary & Edmonton

Contest: Win Lloyd Banks meet-and-greet tickets in Calgary & Edmonton

Calgary, AB – HipHopCanada has teamed up with G. Baki to give away free Lloyd Banks V.I.P. meet-and-greet tickets in both Calgary … Read More »

Lloyd Banks to perform at Edmonton’s YEG Event Centre on Dec. 2

Lloyd Banks to perform at Edmonton’s YEG Event Centre on Dec. 2

Edmonton, AB – Presented by G. Baki and Hitman, G-Unit’s Lloyd Banks will grace the stage of Edmonton’s YEG Event Centre on … Read More »

Win tickets to see WC of Westside Connection with Alpha Omega in Calgary

Win tickets to see WC of Westside Connection with Alpha Omega in Calgary

Calgary, AB – Next month our friends over at True Rhythm bring Westside Connection vet WC to Calgary with the Alpha Omega … Read More »

Warren G to hit 3 Canadian cities on GFunk Part II Tour

Warren G to hit 3 Canadian cities on GFunk Part II Tour

Edmonton, AB – Brought to you by Spotlight Events, Nightshift Entertainment and DubSac Productions – West Coast legend Warren G is set … Read More »

Tech N9ne gave us A&R advice and told us why he doesn’t do rap beef

Tech N9ne gave us A&R advice and told us why he doesn’t do rap beef

Calgary, AB – Originally published Oct. 8, 2015 – Legendary underground rap lord and Strange Music co-founder Tech N9ne recently kicked off … Read More »

Contest: Enter to win tickets to Tech N9ne in Calgary on Oct. 13

Contest: Enter to win tickets to Tech N9ne in Calgary on Oct. 13

Calgary, AB – On Oct. 13, our good friends over at True Rhythm bring Tech N9ne and Krizz Kaliko to Marquee Beer … Read More »

Dizzy enlists 780’s Doom Squad for new Sonik-directed “Beast Mode” video

Dizzy enlists 780’s Doom Squad for new Sonik-directed “Beast Mode” video

Edmonton, AB – From Ace Hood, Kurupt, Caine and more – Dizzy has an impressive range of features on his resume. Now … Read More »

Winnipeg’s Muzo drops new videos & singles in support of Struggle Trouble & Pain project

Winnipeg’s Muzo drops new videos & singles in support of Struggle Trouble & Pain project

Winnipeg, MB – Up-and-coming hip-hop artist Muzo enlists production from EuroStarz for his single, “Girls & Money.” The video was co-directed by … Read More »

Review: Machine Gun Kelly wins Edmonton over on the Road Trippin Tour

Review: Machine Gun Kelly wins Edmonton over on the Road Trippin Tour

Edmonton, AB – On September 20 the good folks at Nightshift Entertainment brought Cleveland’s golden boy Machine Gun Kelly to Edmonton’s Union … Read More »

Tonight: Feedback Friday producer sessions return to Beat Drop in Calgary

Tonight: Feedback Friday producer sessions return to Beat Drop in Calgary

Calgary, AB – After taking a break for the summer, the Feedback Friday event returns to the Beat Drop production and DJ … Read More »

Win VIP Tickets to Wu-Tang Clan in Edmonton and Calgary [Contest]

Win VIP Tickets to Wu-Tang Clan in Edmonton and Calgary [Contest]

Edmonton, AB – It seems like yesterday when we broke the news that Wu-Tang Clan will make an appearance in Edmonton and … Read More »

Nightshift Entertainment starts September strong with Akon, Bone Thugs-n-Harmony & MGK

Nightshift Entertainment starts September strong with Akon, Bone Thugs-n-Harmony & MGK

Edmonton, AB – After taking a small break from shows over the summer, Nightshift Entertainment came in hot this fall! The homies … Read More »

Find coverage of Calgary’s One Love Music Festival on our Instagram page

Find coverage of Calgary’s One Love Music Festival on our Instagram page

Calgary, AB – HipHopCanada’s Sarah Jay and Rosa Jason were front and centre for this past weekend’s One Love Music Festival, providing … 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 »

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 »

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 »

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