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Music, sobriety, family & the various other Layers of rhyme-slayer Royce da 5’9

Music, sobriety, family & the various other Layers of rhyme-slayer Royce da 5’9

West Coast Canada

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Dkay & Tecumseh provide dancehall vibes with brand new track “White Whine”

Dkay & Tecumseh provide dancehall vibes with brand new track “White Whine”

Vancouver, BC – Dkay teams up with fellow Vancity artist and frequent collaborator Tecumseh to tease the lead single from their forthcoming … Read More »

Golden shakes up the neighbourhood with new video

Golden shakes up the neighbourhood with new video

Vancouver, BC – Fresh from a cross Canada tour Stealth Bomb’s own Golden still has enough energy in him to make it back home … Read More »

N.O.R.E is back in Vancouver July 9th

N.O.R.E is back in Vancouver July 9th

Vancouver, BC – On Saturday July 9th the West Coast welcomes hip-hop legend Noreaga back to the stage in Vancity. The evening … Read More »

Bas brought his Too High to Riot tour to Vancouver and put on a hype show

Bas brought his Too High to Riot tour to Vancouver and put on a hype show

Vancouver, BC – The summer has been off to a solid start, with many promising acts lined up to take over the … Read More »

Heatwave and Aye1ne team up for “Viccity to Vancity”

Heatwave and Aye1ne team up for “Viccity to Vancity”

Vancouver, BC – Bridging the gap between Vancouver and Victoria Heatwave and Aye1ne link up for their collab track “Viccity to Vancity”. … Read More »

$ully debuts with Larry Luxx produced project Earthbond

$ully debuts with Larry Luxx produced project Earthbond

Vancouver, BC – Vancouver artist $ully breaks on to the scene teaming up with producer Larry Luxx to release his debut project Earthbound. … Read More »

Lyrics Born hits Vancouver August 6th and here’s how you can win tickets

Lyrics Born hits Vancouver August 6th and here’s how you can win tickets

Vancouver, BC – Friday August 6th will see the return of Lyrics Born to Vancouver presented by MRG Concerts and Fource Entertainment … Read More »

Chelsea Grimm arrives to bless us with his fresh and innovative perspective on “Busshead”

Chelsea Grimm arrives to bless us with his fresh and innovative perspective on “Busshead”

Vancouver, BC – Owake Records is back at it, introducing to us another innovative artist might change your mindset about what electronic artists … Read More »

Mynamesbn brings some latin fire on fresh track “All she wants is love”

Mynamesbn brings some latin fire on fresh track “All she wants is love”

Vancouver, BC – New transplant to the Vancouver scene, Mynamesbn is back at it again with the release of his latest track “All … Read More »

Bougie breaks on to the West Coast scene with smooth R&B banger “This Time”

Bougie breaks on to the West Coast scene with smooth R&B banger “This Time”

Vancouver, BC – Hailing from Rotterdam, up-and-coming artist Bougie is grinding to make a name for himself in Canada with the first single … Read More »

Aktu El Shabazz teases upcoming mixtape with new track “Better Than”

Aktu El Shabazz teases upcoming mixtape with new track “Better Than”

Vancouver, BC – NY to Vancouver emcee Aktu El Shabazz recently dropped a peek into his upcoming mixtape F.L.O.W with “Better Than”. … Read More »

Lifestyle brand HICU collaborates with Canadian artists on Sound Tape N ° 1 & Marble Collection

Lifestyle brand HICU collaborates with Canadian artists on Sound Tape N ° 1 & Marble Collection

Vancouver, BC – Originally published June 16, 2016 – Local lifestyle brand HICU released their first clothing line titled the “Luxury Collection” in … Read More »

Raeliss provides video treatment for his velvety cut “Thursday Night”

Raeliss provides video treatment for his velvety cut “Thursday Night”

Vancouver, BC – Crooning his way through his latest cut “Thursday Night” Raeliss enlist the help of director Johnny Black for his … Read More »

Dkay & Tecumseh provide dancehall vibes with brand new track “White Whine”

Dkay & Tecumseh provide dancehall vibes with brand new track “White Whine”

Vancouver, BC – Dkay teams up with fellow Vancity artist and frequent collaborator Tecumseh to tease the lead single from their forthcoming … Read More »

Win tickets to Chuck Inglish & Alex Wiley in Vancouver this Friday

Win tickets to Chuck Inglish & Alex Wiley in Vancouver this Friday

Vancouver, BC – Chuck Inglish has been rocking solo for a minute and Vancouver is about to get the chance to see … Read More »

Nessly to perform Canada Day in Vancouver

Nessly to perform Canada Day in Vancouver

Vancouver, BC – AKA Paradise is bringing Atlanta to Canada to properly celebrate our home and native land. ATL’s rising artist Nessly, … Read More »

Larry Luxx takes listeners down a wavy ride with “Back Then”

Larry Luxx takes listeners down a wavy ride with “Back Then”

Vancouver, BC – Larry Luxx dips into the underground to pull some samples from the vocals of American rappers Lil Ugly Mane … Read More »

Snak The Ripper’s From The Dirt reaches No. 1 on iTunes Canada Hip-Hop chart

Snak The Ripper’s From The Dirt reaches No. 1 on iTunes Canada Hip-Hop chart

Vancouver, BC – The new Snak The Ripper project, From The Dirt, is officially the first Canadian release to surpass Views on … Read More »

Vancouver’s Snak The Ripper releases highly anticipated new album, From The Dirt

Vancouver’s Snak The Ripper releases highly anticipated new album, From The Dirt

Vancouver, BC – After a strong lead up that involved extensive touring and a ton of great marketing collateral, the new Snak … Read More »

Upcoming Vancity showcase Women of the Underground is set to bring out Vancouver’s female emcees

Upcoming Vancity showcase Women of the Underground is set to bring out Vancouver’s female emcees

Vancouver, BC – Where It’s At Entertainment and Cariboo Brewing present Women of the Underground, a hip-hop showcase which is set to expose … Read More »

Let’s Go: TassNata to perform new single featuring Rich Kidd & Tona at BigTicket, June 24

Let’s Go: TassNata to perform new single featuring Rich Kidd & Tona at BigTicket, June 24

Vernon, BC – BC hip-hop vet TassNata has been on our radar now for more than a decade, but lately he’s been … Read More »

#BigTicket returns June 24 with Naturally Born Strangers, TassNata, Rochester & more

#BigTicket returns June 24 with Naturally Born Strangers, TassNata, Rochester & more

Toronto, ON – Monthly hip-hop series #BigTicket returns next Friday, June 24 inside Toronto’s Revival Bar. The headline is JUNO Award-winning trio, … Read More »

SonReal announces the release of The Name EP for August 12

SonReal announces the release of The Name EP for August 12

Vancouver, BC – West Coast rapper SonReal just announced the release of his forthcoming EP titled The Name. The EP is set … Read More »

Vancouver producer Heroshe redefines innovation with debut project ‘Jukes from the 6’

Vancouver producer Heroshe redefines innovation with debut project ‘Jukes from the 6’

Vancouver, BC – The energy is feeling vibrant in the Vancouver music community, and Vancity and Chapel Sound producer, Heroshe just upped … Read More »

DVSN kick off North American tour with exceptional Vancouver show

DVSN kick off North American tour with exceptional Vancouver show

Vancouver, BC – The middle of the week can be a sleepy time for the music scene in Vancouver, but this last Wednesday … Read More »

Adonis the Greek croons velvet hooks on new single “Get 2 U” featuring Raeliss

Adonis the Greek croons velvet hooks on new single “Get 2 U” featuring Raeliss

Vancouver, BC – Los Angeles artist, Adonis the Greek recruits Vancity producer (and established vocalist) Swisslizz on his latest track “Get 2 … Read More »

#12AlbumsFor2016 Tour: Moka Only still puts on one of the best live shows ever

#12AlbumsFor2016 Tour: Moka Only still puts on one of the best live shows ever

Toronto, ON – On Jun. 12, Moka Only performed at Nocturne in Toronto as the fourth stop along his #12AlbumsFor2016 Tour.
Moka Only … Read More »

BAS hits Vancouver’s Alexander Gastown June 23rd on Too High To Riot Tour

BAS hits Vancouver’s Alexander Gastown June 23rd on Too High To Riot Tour

Vancouver, BC – Timbre Concerts has a full summer line up of dope shows coming up…one in particular next Thursday June 23rd … Read More »

Travis Scott, Bryson Tiller & DJ Mustard amongst heavy-hitters slotted for FVDED In The Park

Travis Scott, Bryson Tiller & DJ Mustard amongst heavy-hitters slotted for FVDED In The Park

Vancouver, BC – For their second year in a row Blueprint Live in partnership with Live Nation are set to bring an … Read More »

Listen now: Northwest Division & Stealth Bomb Records artist Junk’s new project, I.A.N.

Listen now: Northwest Division & Stealth Bomb Records artist Junk’s new project, I.A.N.

Vancouver, BC – Fresh off of last night’s release party for Junk’s new album I.A.N. (or I am No One), we bring … Read More »

Listen now: Golden’s new Showers album features Snak, Brevner, Merkules & more

Listen now: Golden’s new Showers album features Snak, Brevner, Merkules & more

Vancouver, BC – Earlier in the year, we ran a feature on Stealth Bomb’s Golden and his SBR debut, Showers. The album … Read More »

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