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Dope Piece gets the party started in his new video for “Party Joint”

Dope Piece gets the party started in his new video for “Party Joint”

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Life As I Know It: The rise of Kurdish-Canadian recording artist Dillin Hoox

Life As I Know It: The rise of Kurdish-Canadian recording artist Dillin Hoox

“I still remember the panic-stricken look on my mom’s face when I brought home the bullet casings … Read More »

15 West Coast Artists To Watch in 2016

15 West Coast Artists To Watch in 2016

Vancouver, BC – It’s the beginning of a new year and as tradition follows HipHopCanada’s dedicated writers have decided to compile a … Read More »

Young Kazh of 100 Mad: Canadian Ties & Kalifornia Dreamz [Spotlight]

Young Kazh of 100 Mad: Canadian Ties & Kalifornia Dreamz [Spotlight]

Our Spotlight Feature for May-June 2015 is Young Kazh of 100 Mad / Kuruption Camp / BAXWAR…

Peter Jackson: Since I Was 16, We The North, 9-0 Nickel & More [Spotlight]

Peter Jackson: Since I Was 16, We The North, 9-0 Nickel & More [Spotlight]

The NBA has always had a close connection to hip-hop culture, and in the past couple of years Canada’s team, the Toronto Raptors…

Coming up SonReal [Spotlight]

Coming up SonReal [Spotlight]

“I’m lucky enough that I got to spend time to become seasoned in my craft before I had a platform for it.” … Read More »

Maestro Fresh Wes: Carrying the Olympic torch for Canadian hip-hop [Spotlight]

Maestro Fresh Wes: Carrying the Olympic torch for Canadian hip-hop [Spotlight]

“…to have my songs now representing the Olympics – on any capacity, on any platform – is a milestone in my career.” … Read More »

Sese: Enter the Age of Aquarius [Spotlight]

Sese: Enter the Age of Aquarius [Spotlight]

We caught up with Sese to talk Age of Aquarius, Union Gang, CBC’s Greatest Rappers Ever list, and announce a new release coming soon called Smokers Only … Read More »

JD Era: No Handouts, But One Big Co-sign [Spotlight]

JD Era: No Handouts, But One Big Co-sign [Spotlight]

“It just kind of worked out this way. That’s how it goes sometimes, the stars align and your shit just comes together. … Read More »

Trixx: All Is Fair In Stand Up Comedy [Spotlight]

Trixx: All Is Fair In Stand Up Comedy [Spotlight]

“So I don’t live or die by any set. I go out there and scan the crowd and then base my material … Read More »

Maestro: Progress Is Beautiful [Spotlight]

Maestro: Progress Is Beautiful [Spotlight]

“I told you I got politicians calling me asking if I want to run for Toronto City Council.”

Classified Pushes The Restart Button [Spotlight]

Classified Pushes The Restart Button [Spotlight]

“I kind of did what I set out to do and I felt like I did it. So I felt like let … Read More »

We Still On Some Rich Kidd Shiiiit [Spotlight]

We Still On Some Rich Kidd Shiiiit [Spotlight]

“I just feel like I can evolve more and more. It’s just the boiling point right now.”