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Quake Matthews just dropped a teaser trailer for his upcoming Celebrate The Struggle album

Quake Matthews just dropped a teaser trailer for his upcoming Celebrate The Struggle album

Archive Tagged ‘OVO Sound’

Pressa of BFR teams up with UK artist Giggs for new “Sexy” video

Pressa of BFR teams up with UK artist Giggs for new “Sexy” video

London, ON – Giggs was largely unknown to many North American listeners before sliding into 2 guest spots on Drake’s More Life … Read More »

Manifesto 11 to feature Majid Jordan, The Internet, Sean Leon, Derin Falana & more

Manifesto 11 to feature Majid Jordan, The Internet, Sean Leon, Derin Falana & more

Toronto, ON – We really need to give it up to Che Kothari and the Manifesto team. The annual festival has become … Read More »

Run Up: Hitmakers Major Lazer enlist PartyNextDoor & Nicki Minaj for new single

Run Up: Hitmakers Major Lazer enlist PartyNextDoor & Nicki Minaj for new single

Toronto, ON – Despite the appearance of online squabbling over unsubstantiated ghostwriting claims, Nicki Minaj and OVO crooner PartyNextDoor are both featured … Read More »

Song of the Day: Blacka Da Don drops Charlton-directed video for “What I’ve Been Through”

Song of the Day: Blacka Da Don drops Charlton-directed video for “What I’ve Been Through”

Toronto, ON – Our Song of the Day is a new single from Blacka Da Don which has already received a co-sign … Read More »

OVO affiliate Gilla releases official Reps Up remix to “Hallucinations” by dvsn

OVO affiliate Gilla releases official Reps Up remix to “Hallucinations” by dvsn

Toronto, ON – OVO affiliated rap don Gilla releases an official dvsn “Hallucinations” remix inspired by his experiences in the rap game … Read More »

Come Closer: WizKid “Hush Up The Silence” featuring Drake officially released with new title

Come Closer: WizKid “Hush Up The Silence” featuring Drake officially released with new title

Toronto, ON – The song “Come Closer” originally leaked back in January, but it dropped with the title “Hush Up The Silence.” … Read More »

Toronto rapper Pressa to join Giggs on various Landlord: The Tour dates

Toronto rapper Pressa to join Giggs on various Landlord: The Tour dates

Mayrhofen, AT – After being added to Drake’s Boy Meets World Tour, Toronto up-and-comer Pressa has joined another big European tour currently … Read More »

You NEED to see Drake’s new jewelry piece by Ben Baller of IF & Co.

You NEED to see Drake’s new jewelry piece by Ben Baller of IF & Co.

Los Angeles, CA – “Hermès link, ice-blue mink, tat on my ribs like I do not know what permanent is….”
Drake will be … Read More »

Coin In the Bank: OVO Sound’s Mike Zombie & Dougie F team up for new single

Coin In the Bank: OVO Sound’s Mike Zombie & Dougie F team up for new single

Willingboro, NJ – OVO Sound producer Mike Zombie and fellow Jersey artist Dougie F drop off a new Sonic the Hedgehog 2-inspired … Read More »

A look at More Life’s ties to the UK; Plus 6 other British MCs you need to know

A look at More Life’s ties to the UK; Plus 6 other British MCs you need to know

While taking in the More Life debut, one thing that really caught my interest was the … Read More »

Toronto’s Man Like Reez goes in on Nicki Minaj’s “No Fraud” beat

Toronto’s Man Like Reez goes in on Nicki Minaj’s “No Fraud” beat

Toronto, ON – We try to limit the amount of remixes we post when a big artist drops a new single, but … Read More »

Puffy L’z celebrates touring with Drake, releases visuals for “RiRi”

Puffy L’z celebrates touring with Drake, releases visuals for “RiRi”

Toronto, ON – Making his entrance into the Toronto music scene in 2015 with his crew, the 878 Halal Gang, Puffy L’z is … Read More »

Drake’s More Life album gets a release date

Drake’s More Life album gets a release date

Toronto, ON – Roughly an hour ago, Drake confirmed through an Instagram video post that More Life will be released on Saturday, … Read More »

Nicki Minaj releases Remy Ma diss; new music ft. Drake, Boi-1da, Frank Dukes & Lil Wayne

Nicki Minaj releases Remy Ma diss; new music ft. Drake, Boi-1da, Frank Dukes & Lil Wayne

New York, NY – “But here @ Young Money, we don’t do diss records, we drop HIT RECORDS & diss u ON … Read More »

Count It Up: Budding star Smoke Dawg of Halal Gang drops hot new visuals

Count It Up: Budding star Smoke Dawg of Halal Gang drops hot new visuals

Toronto, ON – Smoke Dawg dropped a new banger on OVO Sound Radio paying homage to his growing bank roll and reminiscing … Read More »

5M Views in 24 HRS: The Weeknd’s “Reminder” features Drake, Nav, Belly, Derek Wise & more

5M Views in 24 HRS: The Weeknd’s “Reminder” features Drake, Nav, Belly, Derek Wise & more

Stockholm, SE – Before setting out on his European tour, Starboy: Legend of the Fall, which officially got underway about an hour … Read More »

Drake & Nineteen85 win 2 Grammy Awards for “Hotline Bling”

Drake & Nineteen85 win 2 Grammy Awards for “Hotline Bling”

UPDATE: In a what will definitely come as a surprise to some, Chance The Rapper beat out Drake’s chart topping album Views … Read More »

CARAS announces JUNO Awards nominations for Rap Recording of the Year

CARAS announces JUNO Awards nominations for Rap Recording of the Year

Ottawa, ON – Earlier today, the Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (CARAS) released the nominations for the 2017 JUNO Awards. … Read More »

Travis Scott’s “beibs in the trap” video produced by & featuring Nav surpasses 21.5M views

Travis Scott’s “beibs in the trap” video produced by & featuring Nav surpasses 21.5M views

Houston, TX – Travis Scott has had a Canadian influence for quite some time now, something especially highlighted by the credits on … Read More »

Toronto rapper Top 5 talks Styles P, getting advice from Drake, Varna Drive & more

Toronto rapper Top 5 talks Styles P, getting advice from Drake, Varna Drive & more

Toronto up-and-comer Top 5 recently made his National Capital Region debut with an all ages show inside Ottawa’s The Bourbon Room.

Jazz Cartier previews Fleurever with T-Minus & Lantz-produced single, “Tempted”

Jazz Cartier previews Fleurever with T-Minus & Lantz-produced single, “Tempted”

Toronto, ON – Looks like T-Minus is making beats again. Him and Michael Lantz team up a HOT new record by Jazz … Read More »

DJ Akademiks: Tory Lanez disses Drake again on his new mixtape The New Toronto 2

DJ Akademiks: Tory Lanez disses Drake again on his new mixtape The New Toronto 2

Toronto, ON – The always entertaining DJ Akademik briefly looks at The New Toronto 2 mixtape from Tory Lanez and highlights what … Read More »

Our Favourite Stories of 2016

Our Favourite Stories of 2016

We wanted our list to be 16 items long (it’s the trendy thing to do with Top 10 lists this year) but that wasn’t going to happen.

Take me down to Paradise City: OVO Sound’s Mike Zombie releases catchy new single

Take me down to Paradise City: OVO Sound’s Mike Zombie releases catchy new single

Willingboro, NJ – OVO Sound’s Mike Zombie, known primarily for his impressive production portfolio, puts on his rapper hat for the catchy … Read More »

Go, Go, Go: OVO’s Roy Woods takes it back to Exis with new video

Go, Go, Go: OVO’s Roy Woods takes it back to Exis with new video

Brampton, ON – While some Roy Woods fans have undoubtedly been waiting on more visual support for his studio debut, Waking at … Read More »

Keep God First: Murda Beatz drops new tape with PND, Jimmy Prime, Jay Whiss, Pressa & more

Keep God First: Murda Beatz drops new tape with PND, Jimmy Prime, Jay Whiss, Pressa & more

Toronto, ON – Co-hosting the latest episode of OVO Sound Radio Saturday evening, Murda Beatz surprised fans with a hot new mixtape … Read More »

Toronto rising star Top 5 to make Ottawa debut on Dec. 23 inside The Bourbon Room

Toronto rising star Top 5 to make Ottawa debut on Dec. 23 inside The Bourbon Room

Ottawa, ON – “Whole city goin’ crazy, Top 5 no debating / Top 5, top 5, top 5…” the famous Drake line … Read More »

Tonight: Drake joins Dave Chappelle, Steph Curry & more on David Blaine’s Beyond Magic

Tonight: Drake joins Dave Chappelle, Steph Curry & more on David Blaine’s Beyond Magic

Brooklyn, NY – Drake and David Blaine come head-to-head tonight on the illusionist’s new TV special, Beyond Magic. As the preview clip … Read More »

Less is still more: Majid Jordan brought a perfectly refined audio and visual experience to Vancouver

Less is still more: Majid Jordan brought a perfectly refined audio and visual experience to Vancouver

Vancouver, BC – After their successful show at the Alexander Gastown last December, the return of OVO’s Majid Jordan was held high … Read More »

OVO Sound’s Roy Wood$ enlists Ty Dolla $ign & 24hrs for “Only You”

OVO Sound’s Roy Wood$ enlists Ty Dolla $ign & 24hrs for “Only You”

Toronto, ON – OVO Sound crooner Roy Wood$ is back with a new single featuring guest support from LA rapper Ty Dolla … Read More »

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