Vancouver, B.C. – We here at HipHopCanada are obviously really high-class, but we love the filthy sounds of Friends With The Help‘s … 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 »
Toronto, ON – Another fresh new Mayhem Morearty video featuring Bishop Brigante and Young Kazh. The track is called “Ain’t Scared” and … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – This one’s perfect for these lazy, hot Vancouver summer days. The tracks are from HeatWave’s latest mixtape The Masses … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – This is “Right Now” by Kuruption Camp featuring Young Kazh and Rappin Rick James. The video was directed by … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – This is “Hoodaversal Love” by Sactowne native Young Kazh. The video was directed by Big Shot Music Inc. Kazh … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – As promised, check out the fresh new visuals for “Where’s Waldo?” by rising star SonReal. The video was directed … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – As usual, Boombox Saints are bringin the boom back, this time with a new video for “Gotta Let You … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – Defenders of the Faith continue to show people why they’re one of the hottest acts on Canada’s West coast. … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – Today’s Song of the Day is a new single called “Where’s Waldo” from SonReal The song was produced by … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – Yaletown, known for its upper class attitude and expensive dining experiences isn’t typically the spot you would find people … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. -The legendary Digable Planets hit Vancouver’s Bar None in an energetic and positive demonstration of what made them the hip … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – Fresh off the success of his hugely popular Canuck anthem, Terell Safadi is ready for national recognition. With his … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – Remember how in Grade 7 you’d buy those compilation tapes like Dancemix ’94 and Awesome 3? Those were great…so … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – Rihanna got vivacious in Vancity Friday night in one of her “favorite cities in Canada” on the first leg … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – Pete Rock is a classic kind of guy. Not only in the sense that he’s inextricably linked to much … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – One of the most exciting artists to watch from the West Coast is the sultry up and coming R&B … Read More »
Burnaby, B.C. – Mr. Solo Dolo himself aka KiD CuDi was more than enthusiastic to be back in Vancouver performing outdoors at … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – In the wake of Vancouver’s failed run for the Stanley Cup, and as the city slept off the hangover … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – Three 6 Mafia knows how to have a good time. As demonstrated by their last set of performances on … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – Mary Mallon, also known as “Typhoid Mary,” worked as a cook in the New York City area and was … Read More »