Vancouver, BC – After releasing three albums with Self Taught and one with Cloud City Classic, Cliff Herman aka Yo Playboy is … 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 – Johnny Dilemma aka Dilemmanade is a complex guy, a mix between business savvy, artistic passion and sheer expediency. It’s no … 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 »
Vancouver, B.C - It’s been years since the presence of an artist like Amanda Silvera has been felt in the music industry. The … Read More »
Vancouver, BC – Dangerous aka The Deadly MC is a self proclaimed lyrical poet who made waves in his early years auditioning … Read More »
Vancouver, BC – The A$AP Mob was in the building at Fortune Sound the past week to support A$AP Ferg on his … Read More »
Edmonton, AB – Edmontonian rapper Ben E Brix (of the Come Up Gang) teamed up with BC-based rappers Ayetown Ant and Ant Foe to … Read More »
Winnipeg, MB – As the movement for Native hip-hop gains momentum throughout the Canadian West Coast and Prairies, Hellnback stands out as … Read More »
Vancouver, BC – Originally published Nov. 7, 2013 – We know you’re down to see N.O.R.E in Vancouver so we’ll do you … Read More »
Vancouver, BC – These boys be on their one night stand game. HeatWave drops “O.N.S (One Night Stand)” featuring B’Orion from his … Read More »
Vancouver, BC – It’s Throwback Thursday! And we’ve got some old school J. West from his Throwback EP series. The Throwback EP … Read More »
Vancouver, BC – DKay got the baddest chick in the game running his latest video “Fuckin Round”. Babe in a bathtub? Yes … Read More »