Vancouver, BC – Tour life can tend to force a man to neglect certain maintenance routines like regular sleeping and eating, showering … Read More »
West Coast Canada
Any posts relating to artists/DJs etc. originating from the West Coast region of Canada (Vancouver, Victoria and surrounding regions in British Columbia), or events taking place in a West Coast location, can be found in this category. The West Coast Canada team is headed by Vancouver-based KassKills and is comprised of various members of the West Coast scene. If you are interested in joining the West Coast team or in getting your story covered, please contact Kass at email@example.com.
Vancouver, British Columbia
Please note that all submissions must be accompanied by a press release, bio and 450-pixel width photo. Video submissions need to have the videographer and director’s credits and web links, plus a still shot. We like to tell stories, so please tell us yours: community work you do, people you are inspired by, how your environment has affected the way you make your music.
Your Editor: KassKills
Born in Ontario but raised on the West Coast, Kass is currently located in the wonderfully diverse East side of Vancouver. With a passion for all things creative KassKills is a hair stylist by day and HipHopCanada’s West Coast Editor by night. Along with that she takes on the role of stylist and social network sweetheart to her media productions company, Team Heartbreak as well as occasional writer for Abort Magazine. Throughout her journey she has had the opportunity to interview and photograph some amazing artists including Sheek Louch, Noreaga, Black Milk, Kool Keith and JD Era.
KassKills (Right) with HipHopCanada’s Executive Editor, Amalia Judith
The HipHopCanada Editorial Team is managed by Amalia Judith (Executive Editor) and Jesse Plunkett (Editor-In-Chief).
Vancouver, BC – Mad Ruk Entertainment’s Peter Huang directs the new video for the 2oolman-produced single “Believe” by rising star SonReal. It’s … Read More »
Vancouver, BC - From party rap, to intense displays of lyricism and introspection, there is no shortage of substance nor style in this … Read More »
Vancouver, BC – Think what you will about Waka Flocka Flame’s lyrical content, his ability to perform an energizing live experience is … Read More »
Vancouver, BC – CO:LAB is Vancouver’s monthly hip-hop showcase hosted by #BlueprintLIVE at the Venue nightclub and features some of the best … Read More »
Vancouver, BC – Lupe Fiasco made his way to Vancouver on his Tetsuo and Youth Preview Tour presented by Timbre Concerts. The … Read More »
Vancouver, BC – With the release of his album Mason’s World, Tony Mason drops a little “Vancity” visual to celebrate. Shot in … Read More »
Vancouver, BC – Later today, the head of Camobears Records, recording artist Josh Martinez, brings his Blotto … Read More »
Vancouver, BC – 13 years after the release of Deltron 3030′s combination of Del The Funky Homosapien‘s futuristic storytelling, Dan The Automator’s … Read More »
Vancouver, BC – Hugo has been working hard over the years on his debut mixtape Vancity’s Most Wanted hosted by DJ Bad … Read More »
Vancouver, BC – After releasing three albums with Self Taught and one with Cloud City Classic, Cliff Herman aka Yo Playboy is … Read More »
Vancouver, BC – As one might already be aware, the boys of Odd Future aren’t exactly known for their composed demeanor and … Read More »
Vancouver, BC – Tony Mason has been heavy on the grind preparing his latest project Mason’s World for quite some time. Finally … Read More »
Edmonton, AB – Edmonton’s hip-hop community has teamed up with Vancouver MC, SonReal, for the upcoming Hip Hop 4 Haiyan show on Nov. … Read More »
Vancouver, BC – Originally published Nov. 4, 2013 – You know any time any of those Odd Future kids rolls through town, … Read More »
Vancouver, BC – Originally published Nov. 4, 2013 – Vancity loves the classics. The great Pete Rock & CL Smooth rolled through … Read More »
Vancouver, BC – Azrael & Inkspill are proud to present the first video from their new album Mur-Diddly-Urdlers. “Snap n Break” is … Read More »
Vancouver, BC – Kurupt stopped by to kick it with our friends at HHVtv while in Vancouver with Daz Dillinger a while … Read More »
Vancouver, BC – Bring Cash Entertainment is bringing Slim Thug to Gossip Nightclub in Vancouver on November 29. The Southern boss will … Read More »
Vancouver, BC – With his up-coming album Tetsuo and Youth on the verge of release, Lupe Fiasco is embarking on a two-month … Read More »
Vancouver, BC – As bras, panties and doobies fly overhead landing on the Commodore ballroom stage, one thing is for sure – … Read More »