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Archive Tagged ‘Polaris Music Prize’

Kaytranada wins the 2016 Polaris Music Prize; releases 0.001% mixtape

Kaytranada wins the 2016 Polaris Music Prize; releases 0.001% mixtape

Montreal, QC – This week marks a major milestone for Montreal super-producer Kaytranada as he won the 2016 Polaris Music Prize for … Read More »

Toronto rap star Jazz Cartier added to RBC Bluesfest line-up for July 14

Toronto rap star Jazz Cartier added to RBC Bluesfest line-up for July 14

Ottawa, ON – It started out as sour news, but some will argue that it’s grown into an even better situation for … Read More »

Award-winning DJ/producer Skratch Bastid talks Bastid’s BBQ, new projects & more

Award-winning DJ/producer Skratch Bastid talks Bastid’s BBQ, new projects & more

“The BBQ is for the love of food and music, and the enjoyment of how well they go together. I sought out … Read More »

Drake celebrates his 28th birthday [News]

Drake celebrates his 28th birthday [News]

Toronto, ON – Just a couple of weeks after winning Album Of The Year at the 2014 BET Hip Hop Awards (for … Read More »

Calgary Herald gets familiar with JUNO-nominated A Tribe Called Red [Article]

Calgary Herald gets familiar with JUNO-nominated A Tribe Called Red [Article]

Calgary, AB – Mike Bell of the Calgary Herald posted a great article earlier today about the aspirations of Ottawa’s JUNO-nominated crew, … Read More »

Juno award-winning Shad releases fourth studio album, Flying Colours [News]

Juno award-winning Shad releases fourth studio album, Flying Colours [News]

London, ON – Today marks the official release of the new Shad project – his fourth studio album – Flying Colours. It’s … Read More »

Shad kicks off Canadian tour in support of Flying Colours LP [News]

Shad kicks off Canadian tour in support of Flying Colours LP [News]

Ottawa, ON – Fresh off a string of sold out dates with Macklemore and Ryan Lewis, Shad announces his own headlining tour … Read More »

2012 Polaris Music Prize to be announced on Monday, Sept. 24 [News]

2012 Polaris Music Prize to be announced on Monday, Sept. 24 [News]

Toronoto, ON – The 2012 Polaris Music Prize will be announced this coming Monday, September 24th. The award is given to the … Read More »

Charts: Canada continues to dominate Billboard 200 first week sales through Justin Bieber’s Believe [News]

Charts: Canada continues to dominate Billboard 200 first week sales through Justin Bieber’s Believe [News]

New York, NY – Canadians continue to dominate the number one spot as Billboard has announced that Believe by Justin Bieber has … Read More »

Cadence Weapon named Edmonton’s poet laureate [Article]

Cadence Weapon named Edmonton’s poet laureate [Article]

Published in CBC News, May 26th 2009
Edmonton, AB – Roland Pemberton, the 23-year old hip-hop artist who performs as Cadence Weapon, was … Read More »