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Here’s why FVDED in the Park saved festival season on the West Coast

Here’s why FVDED in the Park saved festival season on the West Coast

Surrey, BC  – While Vancouver is considered one of the most popular destinations in Canada, there are actually very few occasions for the … Read More »

Zac Flewids debuts Vaults, a collective album of lyrically strong singles you should hear

Zac Flewids debuts Vaults, a collective album of lyrically strong singles you should hear

Vancouver, BC – The West Coast is majorly been slept on, and among the voices that you should know coming out of … Read More »

MANILA GREY bring hints of the tropics & city life to their debut EP, No Saints Under Palm Shade

MANILA GREY bring hints of the tropics & city life to their debut EP, No Saints Under Palm Shade

Vancouver, BC – After successfully imprinting themselves as a rising force on the West Coast with a slew of successful singles, MANILA GREY released their … Read More »

Vancouver’s Jay Moses talks about everything that comes with “Fame & Temptation”

Vancouver’s Jay Moses talks about everything that comes with “Fame & Temptation”

Vancouver, BC – Adding another strong addition to his weekly series, Vancouver’s Jay Moses recently dropped “Fame & Temptation” this past week. … Read More »

Vancouver’s Dave Fields croons of failing love on his new single “On Me”

Vancouver’s Dave Fields croons of failing love on his new single “On Me”

Vancouver, BC – Today might be his birthday, and what better an occasion to release new music. Dave Fields dropped his newest … Read More »

Halloween 2017: The Underachievers bring The Renaissance Tour to Vancouver

Halloween 2017: The Underachievers bring The Renaissance Tour to Vancouver

Vancouver, BC – Celebrate this coming Halloween with The Underachievers and The Renaissance Tour. Timbre Concerts will host the tour inside Fortune … Read More »

Bad Habits: Hard Trix (aka Heath Cherry) drops new album & video (Sponsored)

Bad Habits: Hard Trix (aka Heath Cherry) drops new album & video (Sponsored)

Vancouver, BC – Don’t miss the new Bad Habits album by Vancouver recording artist Hard Trix (aka Heath Cherry). Along with the … Read More »

Check out “Astronaut” the new video about Cloudy Tunnel from Vancouver creative SCOPE

Check out “Astronaut” the new video about Cloudy Tunnel from Vancouver creative SCOPE

Vancouver, BC – There’s a lot of misconceptions about Vancouver’s music scene, and among those is the idea that rap music is … Read More »

Vancouver artist bbno$ contributes a live feature to Graves’ new video “Meta”

Vancouver artist bbno$ contributes a live feature to Graves’ new video “Meta”

Vancouver, BC – Bbno$ just recently completed a three stop West Coast Tour to wrap an already eventful summer. After recently headlining six shows … Read More »

Goldlink brought the “At What Cost” Tour to Vancouver with Masego for sold-out show

Goldlink brought the “At What Cost” Tour to Vancouver with Masego for sold-out show

Vancouver, BC –  Touring season is upon us, and last week Vancouver was in for a treat when Goldlink brought his “At What Cost” … Read More »

Jay Moses is a self-made kid from the West Side and he reps it on his new single “Bag Music”

Jay Moses is a self-made kid from the West Side and he reps it on his new single “Bag Music”

Vancouver, BC – Following the release of his debut EP Eden, West Coast artist Jay Moses returns with the first single from … Read More »

Song of the Day: Sleeping on Kenny Gourmet is a “No-No” after listening to his new single

Song of the Day: Sleeping on Kenny Gourmet is a “No-No” after listening to his new single

Vancouver, BC – With two singles successfully released this past summer 2017 (“Come Thru” and “For The Babes”), singer-rapper Kenny Gourmet is … Read More »

Song of the Day: Dave Fields joins forces with Seth Kay for nocturnal track “Can’t Sleep”

Song of the Day: Dave Fields joins forces with Seth Kay for nocturnal track “Can’t Sleep”

Vancouver, BC – Dave Fields is a rapper and producer based in Vancouver, Canada. He’s had two major projects since 2016: a full-length album titled Neck … Read More »

Here’s why FVDED in the Park saved festival season on the West Coast

Here’s why FVDED in the Park saved festival season on the West Coast

Surrey, BC  – While Vancouver is considered one of the most popular destinations in Canada, there are actually very few occasions for the … Read More »

HipHopCanada on Spotify: Check out Sarah Jay’s Weekly Picks Vol. 50

HipHopCanada on Spotify: Check out Sarah Jay’s Weekly Picks Vol. 50

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. 49

HipHopCanada on Spotify: Check out Sarah Jay’s Weekly Picks Vol. 49

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

Catch our recap of the inaugural Safe & Sound Fest featuring Majid Jordan, dvsn & Jessie Reyez

Catch our recap of the inaugural Safe & Sound Fest featuring Majid Jordan, dvsn & Jessie Reyez

New Westminster, BC – For those music fans who felt like the West Coast missed out on the full festival experience this summer, Safe … Read More »

Vancouver rapper Blak Ace enlists Starving Marvel for new “SiXohFoe” video (Sponsored)

Vancouver rapper Blak Ace enlists Starving Marvel for new “SiXohFoe” video (Sponsored)

Vancouver recording artist Blak Ace recently teamed up with director Starving Marvel to create his new visuals for “SiXohFoe.” Check out the … Read More »

HipHopCanada on Spotify: Check out Sarah Jay’s Weekly Picks Vol. 48

HipHopCanada on Spotify: Check out Sarah Jay’s Weekly Picks Vol. 48

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

Safe & Sound is set to bring together top voices in Canadian R&B for immersive festival experience

Safe & Sound is set to bring together top voices in Canadian R&B for immersive festival experience

New Westminster, BC – This coming Sunday, September 3rd, Safe & Sound Entertainment will welcome a roster of Canada’s top talents in … Read More »

Last night was a vibe as Vancouver warmly received Jidenna’s “Long Live The Chief Tour”

Last night was a vibe as Vancouver warmly received Jidenna’s “Long Live The Chief Tour”

Vancouver, BC – Vancouver came out last night for a packed show at Vancouver’s downtown nightclub Venue to welcome Wondaland Records artist Jidenna and the Long … Read More »

Havoc of Mobb Deep kicks off Canadian tour in Vancouver on Sept. 6 (Sponsored)

Havoc of Mobb Deep kicks off Canadian tour in Vancouver on Sept. 6 (Sponsored)

Vancouver, BC – Earlier this year, New York rapper Prodigy had been working with our friends at Good Friday Entertainment to launch … Read More »

Necro announces the F**k Commercial Rap Canadian Promo Tour with Madchild

Necro announces the F**k Commercial Rap Canadian Promo Tour with Madchild

Oshawa, ON – Necro is set to embark on his first Canadian tour in almost a decade, embarking on the Fuck Commercial … Read More »

HipHopCanada on Spotify: Check out Sarah Jay’s Weekly Picks Vol. 47

HipHopCanada on Spotify: Check out Sarah Jay’s Weekly Picks Vol. 47

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

Junk kicks off Western Canada leg off Stupid and Ugly Tour on September 2

Junk kicks off Western Canada leg off Stupid and Ugly Tour on September 2

Vancouver, BC – More news from the Stealth Bomb Records camp. Junk and D-Rec are bringing the Stupid and Ugly Official Tour … Read More »

Wanna Be Me: Stealth Bomb’s Jaclyn Gee drops hot new Stuey Kubrick-directed visuals

Wanna Be Me: Stealth Bomb’s Jaclyn Gee drops hot new Stuey Kubrick-directed visuals

Vancouver, BC – Check out the latest visual release from Stealth Bomb Records recording artist, Jaclyn Gee. “Wanna Be Me” – was … Read More »

Aug. 27: House of PainT main event to feature A-Trak, Adam Bomb, Smif-n-Wessun & more

Aug. 27: House of PainT main event to feature A-Trak, Adam Bomb, Smif-n-Wessun & more

Ottawa, ON – The good people at House of PainT have another great line-up in store for their annual festival under Ottawa’s … Read More »

Live Evil perform their single “Throw It” ft. P-Lo at Serato Studios

Live Evil perform their single “Throw It” ft. P-Lo at Serato Studios

Vancouver, BC – Vancouver live production duo Live Evil – consisting of DJs Marvel and Kutcorners – recently teamed up with Bay … Read More »

The identity of H.E.R. remains a mystery, but the authenticity behind her music is crystal clear

The identity of H.E.R. remains a mystery, but the authenticity behind her music is crystal clear

Vancouver, BC – It’s a Friday evening in the sunny coastal city, and the energetic lines of youth stretch around UBC’s Thunderbird Stadium. … Read More »

2 Chainz kills Vancouver stop of his “Pretty Girls Like Trap Music” Tour, with a broken leg

2 Chainz kills Vancouver stop of his “Pretty Girls Like Trap Music” Tour, with a broken leg

Vancouver, BC – Last night was a particularly busy evening on the West Coast. The Commodore Ballroom sold-out weeks in advance and … Read More »

HipHopCanada on Spotify: Check out Sarah Jay’s Weekly Picks Vol. 46

HipHopCanada on Spotify: Check out Sarah Jay’s Weekly Picks Vol. 46

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

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