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Archive Tagged ‘OVO Fest’

“We’re working on an album.” Kanye’s Vogue interview fuels anticipation for Drake collabo

“We’re working on an album.” Kanye’s Vogue interview fuels anticipation for Drake collabo

Toronto, ON – Kanye West recently alluded to the long-awaited collaborative project with Drake during an appearance at OVO Fest, and now … Read More »

OVO Fest: Drake & Future pack the house at Summer Sixteen Tour stop in Toronto

OVO Fest: Drake & Future pack the house at Summer Sixteen Tour stop in Toronto

On Aug. 1, I attended Drake and Future’s Summer Sixteen concert in Toronto … Read More »

Steve Lobel talks Hip-Hop Don’t Know You, Family, Millionaire Matchmaker & more

Steve Lobel talks Hip-Hop Don’t Know You, Family, Millionaire Matchmaker & more

Toronto, ON – HipHopCanada’s Neil “Logik” Donaldson and Adhimu “Mindbender Supremem” Stewart caught up with hip-hop pioneer Steve Lobel during his stay … Read More »

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 »