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Mike Boyd – This Aint Funny ft. Classified [Video]

Mike Boyd – This Aint Funny ft. Classified [Video]

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KOTD and GZ Battles Present: First Defense (Live) [Review/Photos]

KOTD and GZ Battles Present: First Defense (Live) [Review/Photos]

Vancouver, BC – Hip-hop in Vancity is growing in ways that don’t always get the spotlight, but if you’re paying attention, it’s … Read More »

Mary James [Prolific Profile]

Mary James [Prolific Profile]

Vancouver, B.C. – It’s always refreshing to see a new face and hear a new voice come up in the scene. Mary … Read More »

Mac Miller and Okay City at Fortune Sound (Live) [Review]

Mac Miller and Okay City at Fortune Sound (Live) [Review]

Vancouver, B.C. – Fortune Sound Club was the place to be on Wednesday night. If you were under 20 and couldn’t hold … Read More »

DL Incognito: Taking a humble approach to hip-hop [Article]

DL Incognito: Taking a humble approach to hip-hop [Article]

Whistler, B.C. – Hip-hop artist and producer DL Incognito (who was born Oliver Nestor) is a pretty down-to-Earth guy.
Despite three Juno award … Read More »

#420 | HeatWave – Smoke Out The Sunroof ft. Concise & Nova [Audio]

#420 | HeatWave – Smoke Out The Sunroof ft. Concise & Nova [Audio]

Vancouver, B.C. – Today’s Song of the Day is “Smoke Out The Sunroof” by HeatWave featuring Concise and Nova. The song appears … Read More »

HeatWave – The Masses Volume 2 [Mixtape]

HeatWave – The Masses Volume 2 [Mixtape]

Vancouver, B.C. – One of Canada’s favorite West Coast MCs has come out with the long-awaited follow-up to The Masses: HeatWave presents … Read More »

Ill Tone [Prolific Profile]

Ill Tone [Prolific Profile]

Vancouver, B.C. – Ill Tone is intent on making his mark on the music industry and his community, and he’s actively achieving … Read More »

Music BC hosts The Business of Hip-Hop Workshop [News]

Music BC hosts The Business of Hip-Hop Workshop [News]

Vancouver, B.C. – Music BC presents The Business of Hip-Hop, an in-house workshop hosted by hip-hop business veteran Kyle Kraft. The co-founder … Read More »

Remembering a Legend: hip-hop cards remember Vancouver MC Sazon Diamante [News/PSA]

Remembering a Legend: hip-hop cards remember Vancouver MC Sazon Diamante [News/PSA]

Toronto, ON – Fred E Fame and HipHopCanada.com have kicked off 2011 by making history with the release of the first ever … Read More »

Win tickets to see Mac Miller and Okay City at Fortune Sound Club in Vancouver [Contest]

Win tickets to see Mac Miller and Okay City at Fortune Sound Club in Vancouver [Contest]

Vancouver, B.C. – It’s time for another ticket giveaway – we here at HipHopCanada love to see you go to shows for … Read More »

Bishop Lamont, Chin Injeti and Defenders of the Faith (Live) [Photos/Review]

Bishop Lamont, Chin Injeti and Defenders of the Faith (Live) [Photos/Review]

Vancouver, B.C. – Fortune Sound Club hosted the first performance of Bishop Lamont – formerly of Dre’s Aftermath label – to an … Read More »

Evil Ebenezer and Ephin Apparel bring Iced Out Tour to Surrey, B.C. on Jan. 20 [News]

Evil Ebenezer and Ephin Apparel bring Iced Out Tour to Surrey, B.C. on Jan. 20 [News]

Surrey, B.C. – Ephin Apparel brings you the Iced Out Tour from Camobear Records recording artist Evil Ebenezer on Thursday, Jan. 20 … Read More »

DJ Kemo remembers brother Sazon Diamante

DJ Kemo remembers brother Sazon Diamante

Vancouver, B.C. – This February marks the ten-year anniversary celebrating the life of Sazon Diamante – a well-loved Vancouver MC and brother … Read More »

10th annual celebration of life for Sazon Diamante to take place in Vancouver on Feb. 9 [News]

10th annual celebration of life for Sazon Diamante to take place in Vancouver on Feb. 9 [News]

Vancouver, B.C. – Aspiring West coast artist Sazon Diamante passed away tragically at a young age in 2001 and on February 9th … Read More »

2011 Stylus Group announces 6th Annual National Awards Show and SpinFest Conference dates expanded to Vancouver, Montreal and Toronto [PSA]

2011 Stylus Group announces 6th Annual National Awards Show and SpinFest Conference dates expanded to Vancouver, Montreal and Toronto [PSA]

Toronto, ON – Embarking on the sixth year of celebration, The Stylus Group is proud to announce Pioneer DJ will present this … Read More »

Swollen Members MC Mad Child barred from U.S. [News]

Swollen Members MC Mad Child barred from U.S. [News]

Vancouver, B.C. – Recording artist Mad Child aka Shane Bunting of the award-winning group Swollen Members was recently held by customs agents … Read More »

k-os prepares for release of new studio album BLack on BLond [News]

k-os prepares for release of new studio album BLack on BLond [News]

Vancouver, B.C. – Internationally renowned Toronto artist k-os is preparing for the release of his new album BLack on BLond. Fans should … Read More »

Three time hip-hop JUNO Nominee DL Incognito & Len Bowen announce tour dates for Western Canada [PSA]

Three time hip-hop JUNO Nominee DL Incognito & Len Bowen announce tour dates for Western Canada [PSA]

Toronto, ON – On Wednesday, February 2nd, URBNET recording artists DL Incognito and Len Bowen will begin a 10 date Western Canada … Read More »

Evil Ebenezer – Step To [Video]

Evil Ebenezer – Step To [Video]

Barkerville, B.C. – New visuals for “Step To” by Camobear Records artist Evil Ebenezer. This Is Evil’s fourth video off his new … Read More »

Evil Ebenezer to tour Western Canada this January [News]

Evil Ebenezer to tour Western Canada this January [News]

Vancouver, B.C. – West Coast rapper Evil Ebenezer could be coming to a town near you this month on his Iced Out … Read More »

Evil Ebenezer – Scarecrow [Video]

Evil Ebenezer – Scarecrow [Video]

Vancouver, B.C. – “Scarecrow” is the third video from the new Evil Ebenezer album Evil Eye. The video was directed by D. … Read More »

Jeff Spec – Stop ft. NaRai [Audio/Video]

Jeff Spec – Stop ft. NaRai [Audio/Video]

Vancouver, B.C. – Check out the visuals for the new Jeff Spec video “Stop” featuring NaRai. The video was directed by mcenroe … Read More »

Christmas Rappin with Rascalz, Maestro & Swollen Members (Live) [Photos/Review]

Christmas Rappin with Rascalz, Maestro & Swollen Members (Live) [Photos/Review]

Vancouver, B.C. – The Christmas Rappin party at Bar None featured nothing but old-school vibes, 90s hip-hop, R&B and Dancehall music. What … Read More »

Pulling Strings Part 2 – Flipout [Interview]

Pulling Strings Part 2 – Flipout [Interview]

Vancouver, B.C. – Flipout dislikes camping, skiing, and DJs who fail to play the classics. He’s quite definitive in his views, and … Read More »

SonReal – Clap For Me [Video]

SonReal – Clap For Me [Video]

Vancouver, B.C. – Check out the new visuals for “Clap For Me” by SonReal. The video was filmed and edited by Dane … Read More »

Moka Only – Martian Xmas 2010 [Review]

Moka Only – Martian Xmas 2010 [Review]

Vancouver, B.C. – Moka Only’s 7th annual Martian Xmas album has finally arrived: Martian Xmas was never intended to be a ‘standard … Read More »

SonReal – Clap For Me [Audio]

SonReal – Clap For Me [Audio]

Vancouver, B.C. – New single by SonReal called “Clap For Me” produced by Chanes. This is HipHopCanada’s Song of the Day.

Nardwuar vs. J. Cole (Interview) [Video]

Nardwuar vs. J. Cole (Interview) [Video]

Shad rates Canadian rap peers Drake, K’naan and k-os [Article]

Shad rates Canadian rap peers Drake, K’naan and k-os [Article]

London, ON – In Canada, hip-hop has historically taken a backseat to internationally acclaimed indie rock, quirky pop and earnest folk. But … Read More »

SonReal – Already There ft. Rich Kidd [Audio]

SonReal – Already There ft. Rich Kidd [Audio]

Vancouver, B.C. – New single from SonReal called “Already There” featuring producer/MC Rich Kidd. The track was produced by Vokab and Big … Read More »

Tre Nyce at Climax Strip Club (Live) [Review]

Tre Nyce at Climax Strip Club (Live) [Review]

Maple Ridge, B.C. – Most people living in our particular province would agree that Vancouver is our largest metropolis, that no doubt … Read More »

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