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Dope Piece gets the party started in his new video for “Party Joint”

Dope Piece gets the party started in his new video for “Party Joint”

Archive Tagged ‘K’naan’

Che Kothari & Wan Luv present Vashtie’s 1992 Party on Feb. 21 in T.O. [News]

Che Kothari & Wan Luv present Vashtie’s 1992 Party on Feb. 21 in T.O. [News]

Toronto, ON – For the first time in history, Che Kothari and Wan Luv are bringing the multi-talented director and cultural curator … Read More »

K’naan headlines Guelph’s Hillside Inside tonight [News]

K’naan headlines Guelph’s Hillside Inside tonight [News]

Guelph, ON – Celebrated for his dynamic live performances, his political passion, and riveting artistry, K’naan comes to Guelph for an exclusive … Read More »

K’naan on censoring himself for success [Article]

K’naan on censoring himself for success [Article]

Just over a month ago, the New York Times published an op-ed by Toronto’s K’naan on censoring himself for success. You can … Read More »

JRDN, P. Reign, K’naan amongst winners at 2012 SOCAN Awards [News]

JRDN, P. Reign, K’naan amongst winners at 2012 SOCAN Awards [News]

Toronto, ON – Several members of the Canadian urban scene were recently awarded at the 2012 SOCAN Awards. There was an award … Read More »

K’naan and Kardinal Offishall to perform at 100th Grey Cup Festival [News]

K’naan and Kardinal Offishall to perform at 100th Grey Cup Festival [News]

Toronto, ON – On November 15th, Toronto will play host to the 100th Grey Cup Festival. The 11-day event will take place … Read More »

#SOTD | K’naan – Nothing to Lose ft. Nas / Bulletproof Pride ft. Bono [Audio]

#SOTD | K’naan – Nothing to Lose ft. Nas / Bulletproof Pride ft. Bono [Audio]

Toronto, ON – Today’s Song of the Day is in honor of the new K’naan album, Country, God or the Girl album, … Read More »

K’naan releases Country, God or the Girl album featuring Nas, Bono and more [News]

K’naan releases Country, God or the Girl album featuring Nas, Bono and more [News]

Toronto, ON – In case you hadn’t heard, Juno-award winning artist K’naan is currently promoting a new album called Country, God or … Read More »

K’naan opens for Ludacris in Winnipeg on Sept. 14 [News]

K’naan opens for Ludacris in Winnipeg on Sept. 14 [News]

Winnipeg, MB – On September 14th, the University of Manitoba Students’ Union will be closing out Orientation Week 2012 … Read More »

Drake wins Best Hip-Hop Video at 2012 MTV VMAs [News]

Drake wins Best Hip-Hop Video at 2012 MTV VMAs [News]

Los Angeles, CA – Congrats due to Drake and the OVO team. Drake added another award to his resume earlier by taking … Read More »

K’naan – Hurt Me Tomorrow [Video]

K’naan – Hurt Me Tomorrow [Video]

Toronto, ON – Check this new video from K’naan. It’s a song called “Hurt Me Tomorrow” off his LP Country, God or … Read More »

Classified & K’naan headline Canada Rocks in Fort McMurray; K’naan added to Summersonic in Halifax [News]

Classified & K’naan headline Canada Rocks in Fort McMurray; K’naan added to Summersonic in Halifax [News]

Fort McMurray, AB – Classified (@Classified) and K’naan (@Knaan) will be coming to the heart of Alberta today for the Nexen Canada … Read More »

K’naan  – Is Anybody Out There ft. Nelly Furtado [Video]

K’naan – Is Anybody Out There ft. Nelly Furtado [Video]

Toronto, ON – Few are able to create the kind of conscious yet commercially viable songs that K’Naan does. He does it … Read More »

Kardinal Offishall, Classified and Swollen Members amongst artists performing during JUNO Weekend in Ottawa [News]

Kardinal Offishall, Classified and Swollen Members amongst artists performing during JUNO Weekend in Ottawa [News]

Ottawa, ON – Ottawa hasn’t hosted the JUNO Awards (http://junoawards.ca) since 2003 but if you were in town back then, you were … Read More »

Mitt Romney uses “Wavin’ Flag” on campaign trail; K’naan isn’t feeling it [News]

Mitt Romney uses “Wavin’ Flag” on campaign trail; K’naan isn’t feeling it [News]

The Toronto Star discusses K’naan’s displeasure with potential Republican presidental candidate Mitt Romney using his hit single “Wavin’ Flag” as a campaign … Read More »

K’naan talks about the World Of Betters project [PSA/Video]

K’naan talks about the World Of Betters project [PSA/Video]

Toronto, ON – K’naan discusses the World of Betters movement. Western Union has launched a “contest” encouraging viewers to submit an answer … Read More »

Pulling Strings Part 6 – Sol Guy [Interview]

Pulling Strings Part 6 – Sol Guy [Interview]

Vancouver, B.C. – Sol Guy is surprisingly disarming, considering his integral role in cross-cultural media, his knowledge of hip-hop superstardom and generally … Read More »

It Lives In The North Features Drake & K’Naan & Kardinal & Melanie Fiona [News]

It Lives In The North Features Drake & K’Naan & Kardinal & Melanie Fiona [News]

Toronto, ON – Just in time for Toronto’s Manifesto as well as the back to school season, It Lives In The North … Read More »

K’naan and Bono of U2 on CNN to discuss crisis in Somalia [News/Video]

K’naan and Bono of U2 on CNN to discuss crisis in Somalia [News/Video]

Toronto, ON – CNN’s Anderson Cooper talks to Somalian native K’naan and U2 lead singer (and cofounder of ONE), Bono, about the … Read More »

2011 Juno Awards Recap [News]

2011 Juno Awards Recap [News]

Toronto, ON – Of the five possible categories Canadian hip-hop was nominated for at the televised portion of the 2011 Juno Awards, … Read More »

Shad wins Rap Recording of the Year [News]

Shad wins Rap Recording of the Year [News]

Toronto, ON – London rap artist Shad has won the 2011 Juno Award for Rap Recording of the Year for his album TSOL. The … Read More »

K’naan named Globe and Mail’s Artist of the Year [News]

K’naan named Globe and Mail’s Artist of the Year [News]

Toronto, ON – The Globe and Mail has announced that K’naan is their ‘Artist of the Year’ beating out the likes of … Read More »

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 »

k-os: The Fourth Fugee [Interview]

k-os: The Fourth Fugee [Interview]

Vancouver, B.C. – “k-os that actually ends up on the record maybe is sometimes a bit ahead of his time.” That statement … Read More »

K’naan, Shad and Chin at the Malkin Bowl (Live) [Photos/Review]

K’naan, Shad and Chin at the Malkin Bowl (Live) [Photos/Review]

Vancouver, B.C. – It can’t get more West Coast than this: a rainy evening at Stanley Park, featuring both hometown heroes and … Read More »

K’naan & Shad to perform tonight at Malkin Bowl in Vancouver [News]

K’naan & Shad to perform tonight at Malkin Bowl in Vancouver [News]

Vancouver, B.C. – Fresh off a performance at Victoria’s Rifflandia 3 Festival, K’naan, comes to Vancouver’s Malkin Bowl at Stanley Park today … Read More »

Shad speaks to Vancity’s Early Risers [Interview/Video]

Shad speaks to Vancity’s Early Risers [Interview/Video]

Vancouver, B.C. – Shad is more than just another intelligent emcee. He uses simple language to convey complex ideas. You can watch … Read More »

DJ Power – Outta This World [Mixtape]

DJ Power – Outta This World [Mixtape]

New York, NY – The award-winning remix king DJ Power releases a brand new electro remix CD called Outta This World, free … Read More »

K’naan – Take a Minute [Video]

K’naan – Take a Minute [Video]

Toronto, ON – This is the new video from K’naan for his latest single “Take a Minute”. It’s one of the hottest … Read More »

Canadian Choice Cuts – July 25/10 [Audio]

Canadian Choice Cuts – July 25/10 [Audio]

The Canadian Choice Cuts are a list of 10 new Canadian singles selected by the ‘Choice Cuts Council’ on a weekly basis. … Read More »

K’naan – Smile [Audio]

K’naan – Smile [Audio]

Toronto, ON – Today’s Song of the Day is an older joint from K’naan called “Smile” off his album The Dusty Foot … Read More »

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