Vancouver, B.C. – Regime Entertainment brought Theophilus London to Fortune Sound Club this past Thursday night. It is safe to say that … 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. – Kyprios – a top 20 contender in the 100.5 PEAK Performance contest for $100,000 – will play Tonic Nightclub … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – It’s not too often than a hip-hop mastermind like Rakim will drive all the way across the continent – … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – New mixtape from Killawatt Records artist HeatWave called Original JackBoy’s 2. The mixtape is presented by SELFHIRED Productions. Download … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – Today’s Song of the Day is dope tune from SonReal called “One’s For You” featuring Rich Kidd on the … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – On Wednesday, August 25th at 8 p.m., come celebrate the long awaited freshman release from hip-hop’s newest sensation – … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – Skillzbeatz finds his second home in Vancouver, but is based in the UK where he works with a variety … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – California native and Quannum Records mainstay Pigeon John was recently in town headlining The Biltmore here in Vancouver. Once … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – “On My Feet” is from the new album Sneakerboxxx by Jeff Spec, available now on iTunes. The video was … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – The mighty Rakim Allah will be hitting Vancouver on August 17th, accompanied by local hip-hop acts Defenders of the … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – Originally posted May 31st, 1999 – REUP – From their earlier album Balance, Swollen Members present “Lady Venom”. The … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – Tonic nightclub continued their Live N Direct Thursdays with a show by the notorious R.A. the Rugged Man. Unfotunately … Read More »
Victoria, B.C. – Emmy Award nominated hip-hop choreographer Shane Sparks has teamed up with producer Filip Filipi for his debut rap tune called ”Boom.” … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – A favorite in both Vancouver and Japan, West Coast rapper Jay Kin teams up with D-City to work on … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – Tonic nightclub launched their new Live N Direct Thursday nights this week, and who better to make the premiere … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – Famous Circle recently played host to a battle of mass proportions at the Russian Hall in Vancouver, British Columbia.
Surrey, B.C. – G.R. is a Surrey rapper who’s recently released an album called Scroungin for Pennies. Here’s the video for “I’m … Read More »
Nanaimo, B.C. – It was quite a night at the Spice Lounge in Nanaimo as the legendary Canadian hip-hop crew Rascalz reunited, … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – Tonic nightclub and Leftcyde Media launch Live N Direct Thursdays, a new hip-hop night in downtown Vancouver. Choclair will … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – In the midst of Vancouver’s urban scene, flying far lower under the radar than he should, sits one of … Read More »