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Drake “plagued and pained” by OVO Fest after-party violence

Drake “plagued and pained” by OVO Fest after-party violence

Toronto, ON – Drake initially remained quite about the shooting that occurred Aug. 4 shortly after the OVO Fest after-party, but earlier … Read More »

Skepta “Shutdown” Toronto during his tour’s final show

Skepta “Shutdown” Toronto during his tour’s final show

Toronto, ON – Grime is a powerful musical movement that was birthed in the UK during … Read More »

P. Reign premieres the Megaman-produced “Rich” on OVO Sound Radio

P. Reign premieres the Megaman-produced “Rich” on OVO Sound Radio

Toronto, ON – Along with a dope tribute to recently deceased Toronto rapper Redway, OVO Sound Radio continued to establish itself as … Read More »

Toronto producer J. Staffz identifies OVO Fest after-party victim; calls for end to violence

Toronto producer J. Staffz identifies OVO Fest after-party victim; calls for end to violence

Update: – Police have confirmed the names of the 2 fatal shooting victims. They are Ariela Navarro-Fenoy, 26, of Toronto, and Duvel … Read More »

OVO Fest Day 2 Recap (Part 2)

OVO Fest Day 2 Recap (Part 2)

Toronto, ON – This is Part 2 of our Day 2 coverage of the 6th Annual OVO Fest in Toronto. Part 1 … Read More »

2 dead, 3 critically injured in shooting at OVO Fest after-party (Video)

2 dead, 3 critically injured in shooting at OVO Fest after-party (Video)

Toronto, ON – OVO Fest ended on a sour note early Tuesday as a shooting broke out at the official OVO Fest … Read More »

Drake holds 4 spots on the iTunes Hip-Hop/Rap Top 10 Songs chart

Drake holds 4 spots on the iTunes Hip-Hop/Rap Top 10 Songs chart

Toronto, ON – While Drake pulled off arguably the hip-hop event of the year with OVO Fest, he’s also found himself dominating … Read More »

Drake, WondaGurl, Classified, Organik, Rich Kidd & more pay tribute to Redway on social media

Drake, WondaGurl, Classified, Organik, Rich Kidd & more pay tribute to Redway on social media

Update: Redway’s untimely passing has now seen coverage from the biggest hip-hop platforms around. BET, The Source, XXL, Hot97, Noisey, Complex, HipHopDX… … Read More »

Drake’s ‘Meek Mill Memes’ at OVO Fest

Drake’s ‘Meek Mill Memes’ at OVO Fest

Toronto, ON – Along with his highly anticipated Day 2 performance at OVO Fest, when Drake took the stage at the Molson … Read More »

OVO Fest Day 2 Recap (Part 1)

OVO Fest Day 2 Recap (Part 1)

Toronto, ON – Despite J. Cole’s set being rained out to close out Day 1 of the 6th Annual OVO Fest, excitement … Read More »

OVO Fest Day 1 Recap

OVO Fest Day 1 Recap

Sights and sounds from OVO Fest Day 1 … Read More »

Tribute: Toronto rising star Shane Redway of BLVD killed in car accident

Tribute: Toronto rising star Shane Redway of BLVD killed in car accident

Toronto’s Redway passed away early Saturday in a car accident on Toronto’s Hwy. 427 … Read More »

#OVONorm: Drake confirms councillor Norm Kelly’s OVO Fest appearance

#OVONorm: Drake confirms councillor Norm Kelly’s OVO Fest appearance

Toronto, ON – And the saga continues… Early Friday, Drake used Instagram to confirm an expected appearance by Toronto city councillor Norm … Read More »

OVO Fest 2015 line-up revealed for Aug 1-3 event [News]

OVO Fest 2015 line-up revealed for Aug 1-3 event [News]

Toronto, ON – OVO FEST 2015! The 6ixth annual OVO Fest is going down August 1 to 3 with tickets going on … Read More »

Drake entices Kevin Durant to join Raptors; NBA fines Toronto $25,000 [News]

Drake entices Kevin Durant to join Raptors; NBA fines Toronto $25,000 [News]

Toronto, ON – It’ll seem like a small price to pay if Kevin Durant ends up joining the Raptors, but we won’t … Read More »

Drake announces new album, Views From The 6; gears up for the EPSY Awards [News]

Drake announces new album, Views From The 6; gears up for the EPSY Awards [News]

Toronto, ON – The blogosphere is buzzing right now with talk of the new Drake album dropping next year… and various other … Read More »

Drake announces OVO Fest style concert series for Houston [News]

Drake announces OVO Fest style concert series for Houston [News]

Toronto, ON – OVO Fest isn’t moving to Houston, but residents of the largest Texas city have taken to social media in … Read More »

OVO Fest 2013: A New Hope [Review]

OVO Fest 2013: A New Hope [Review]

Toronto, ON – It’s truly difficult to put it all in words. The legend of OVO Fest has officially taken itself so … Read More »

Drake announces line-up for 2-day 2013 OVO Fest [News]

Drake announces line-up for 2-day 2013 OVO Fest [News]

Toronto, ON – Two night’s ago Twitter went into a frenzy as Drake’s camp released information regarding the 4th annual OVO Fest. … Read More »

DJ Drama – My Moment ft. 2 Chainz, Meek Mill & Jeremih [Video]

DJ Drama – My Moment ft. 2 Chainz, Meek Mill & Jeremih [Video]

Toronto, ON – A lot of Canada/Toronto connections to the new DJ Drama video. “My Moment” was produced by T-Minus and the … Read More »

Rick Ross at Drake’s 3rd Annual OVO Fest [Video]

Rick Ross at Drake’s 3rd Annual OVO Fest [Video]

Toronto, ON – Rick Ross gives us some backstage and onstage footage from Drake’s OVO Fest that took place on August 5th … Read More »

OVO Fest 2011 Recap [Photos/Review]

OVO Fest 2011 Recap [Photos/Review]

Toronto, ON – To walk into the Molson Amphitheater on July 31st was to walk into a stadium filled with more collective … Read More »