Toronto, ON – While we wait on his Center Stage album, Famous decides to release this brand new smoker’s anthem which features a hard-hitting sample from MMG artist Wale just in time for #420. Roll one up, listen to “My Eyes Red” below and be sure check in for the official video dropping soon!
Winnipeg, MB – What a perfect release for your 4/20 playlists. Zone out to the smooth vibes of Scarborough-native R.O.Z’s new Mo Piff mixtape. The 15-track release features some great guest appearances including .380 Degrees artist Big Lean, Styles P, Smoke DZA, Peter Jackson and more.
Flat out, after releasing R.O.Z.’s Piff Music 1 and Piff Music 2 mixtapes, the young EMB artist has become one of the most popular on our site (determined by our web traffic stats). Progression is key as R.O.Z. seems to increasingly develop the dynamic of his sound and has obviously taken notice to which songs his fans have responded to the most. As the saying goes, if it ain’t broke, don’t fix it.
Award-winning DJ Dames Nellas
Mo Piff was mixed, arranged and hosted by award-winning Toronto DJ, Dames Nellas. Nellas won the 2012 Stylus DJ Mixtape of the Year award for the Hip-Hop Ain’t Dead It Lives In The North Volume 4 mixtape.
Chicago, IL – A great vibe for a day like this. Chris James talks about the “Head Games” his ladies have been playing with a guest appearance by Glory Boyz CEO, Chief Keef. You can listen to the song on our new site, RNBCanada.com by clicking here.
Toronto, ON – Perfeck Stranger artist Promise drops off his own rendition of a Toronto classic to celebrate 4/20. “Soaring To Heaven” was produced by Rich Kidd and also features additional vocals from Saukrates. Peep the Promise version below!
Wit. Flow. Drive. These are the monikers that describe hip-hop soul artist, Promise. He seamlessly blends conceptual songwriting and potent lyrical content with a focus on life, love & the consciousness of mankind.
St. Catharines, ON – Greg “Chef” Byer produced the first leak off the upcoming Thoby G project, Kool Summer Breeze. “Benchpress Hoes” features Sese, currently promoting his new Age of Aquarius EP. Stay tuned for Kool Summer Breeze and check out “Benchpress Hoes” below via SoundCloud.
Toronto, ON – The perfect choice for HipHopCanada’s Song of the Day with a great line-up! Toronto vet Bishop Brigante, the late great Nate Dogg and production giant T-Minus teamed up for 2007′s “It’s Fo Twenty” single. It should be noted that the song was actually recorded on 420 (April 20), in Los Angeles. You can download the record on iTunes now.
Ottawa, ON – Houston-born Ottawa resident Diction drops his new single “Swervin’ (Roll Out),” speaking on coming up and being raised in the South. Check it out below. You can follow Diction on Twitter @DictionMusic.
Vancouver, BC – Red Dragon Apparel proudly presents “Dragon’s Gate” featuring Moka Only & DEF3 – the follow-up to the Swollen Members smash hit and RDS anthem “Red Dragon”. The video shows a behind the scenes look at Moka and DEF as they take a tour through the RDS warehouse hunting for new gear.
We’ve got major love for these dudes – I mean, who wouldn’t want their anthem featuring Moka and DEF3? Download the track or check out the video after the jump.