Vancouver, B.C. – HipHopCanada would like to send a big shout-out to DJ Hunt. Earlier today he announced the official launch of … 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
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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 – It’s a celebration with the latest Checkmate & Concise video “Congratulations” featuring Fizal Stars and P. Jericho. The Vancity … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – Vancouver-based hip-hop artist Terell Safadi has independently dropped the music video for his single “Tonight”. The video was directed … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – One of Vancity’s dopest MCs, JayKin, will be opening up for UGK’s Bun B on December 7th as part … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – Culturally, Black Milk comes from a longstanding tradition of good music: Detroit produced an entirely new sound with Motown, … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – That time again… a brand new video from T.Funk for his song “Welcome to the Wild” featuring KAi. The … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – Be sure to check out this hot new mixtape from T.Funk called Woke Up Dreamin’. The project is presented … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – The third in HeatWave’s free single series is a real banger – “Verbal Murder” is a dark culmination of … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – Afrika Bambaataa is a straight up legend of almost biblical proportions. Descending down the dark stairs of Shine in … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – Dirty Radio is known throughout the Vancity music scene for his vocal and percussion abilities. He has been crafting … Read More »
Langley, B.C. – SOS aka Sauce has to be one of the hardest working MCs in hip-hop. He recently released his solo … Read More »
Toronto, ON – While in the GTA to shoot a MuchFACT supported video for “Already There” featuring Rich Kidd, Vancouver’s SonReal linked … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – Spectrum Events and Tigerstone present the Amen-Ra of hip-hop and electro, Afrika Bambaataa. HipHopCanada wants you to see the … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – The second of HeatWave’s free singles is upon us, this time a track called “Let Me Hear You Say” … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – Black Milk – the producer/MC from Detroit – played to a packed house at Vancouver’s W2 Storyeum as part … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – In any cultural context, there’s more than meets the eye. In Vancouver’s hip-hop scene we see the dancers, the … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – The Boombox Saints are known for putting out a wide variety of party beats, culturally relevant jams, and old-school … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – N.E.R.D. may have been one of the first truly successful crossovers of this artistic generation: when In Search Of… … Read More »
Surrey, B.C. – Speechless Beats is a young producer who has been involved in music since a tender age. An inducer of … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – Camobear Records artist Evil Ebenezer has a new album out called Evil Eye which is definitely worth checking out. … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – It was quite a night as LiveNation presented both N.E.R.D. and Gorillaz to a packed Rogers Arena. The crowd … Read More »