HIP-HOP/RAP, MUSIC, PROJECTS

SHEV Delivers A 2 For 1 Release For His On-Going Playlist “The Vault”

SHEV has been keeping consistent with his releases for his on-going playlist “The Vault”, and this week he delivers two songs instead of one. His new song releases are titled “Run A Mission” and “Man Up”. 

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HIP-HOP/RAP, MUSIC, PROJECTS, R&B/Soul

After A Very Successful Listening Party, Anders Releases His Second EP–”TWOs”

On Monday March 5th, Anders and the NST team hosted a listening party for his “TWOs EP” at Free Space in Downtown Toronto, the turn out was incredible. The only way to get into the event was by being invited or RSVPing. Hundreds of people attended, and everyone seemed to be really feeling the project. […]

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HIP-HOP/RAP, MUSIC, MUSIC VIDEOS

Watch The Visuals For Big Lean’s New Banger “Hermes” Featuring Giggs.

Toronto rapper Big Lean released a new banger with U.K. rapper Giggs titled Hermes while on tour with PARTYNEXTDOOR in Europe. Throughout the month of February Big Lean was on tour with PARTYNEXTDOOR and Jessie Reyes, for the Infinity Tour.  Had Da Place Lit✨ #HERMES #infinitytour A post shared by BIG LEAN (@biglean_) on Feb 25, […]

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MUSIC, PROJECTS, R&B/Soul

K. Forest Drops His EP “When It’s All Said and Done”

K. Forest, the pride of Brampton and Canadian superstar dropped his latest EP When It’s All Said and Done. The 5-track effort is his first major release of 2018, and is his latest project since Eyes of Taiga was released in 2016.

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FEATURED, HIP-HOP/RAP, MUSIC, MUSIC VIDEOS

Brampton Rapper Northside Benji Goes In On Charlie Sloth’s “Fire In The Booth”

If you haven’t heard of Brampton’s young up and coming rap star Northside Benji it’s about time you do. With only one song release and two video release on Youtube for 2017, Benji manages to get in the BBC Radio studios for Charlie Sloth’s Fire In The Booth freestyle series. The Brampton rapper kills his […]

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MUSIC

Toronto’s Youngest Rising Star LB Makes His 2018 Debut With “I Love My Gang”

It was only a year ago when Jane and Finch’s youngest rising star Lb surfaced onto the Toronto hip-hop scene with his banger My Phone. Since then, the young rapper has built quite a reputation for himself. He spent the year releasing content, doing features, and killing every chorus he hopped on. Lb’s catchy flows, and quotable […]

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FEATURED, HIP-HOP/RAP, MUSIC, MUSIC VIDEOS

K Money Follows Up His First Single With A New Banger Titled “Was It Worth It”

Toronto rapper K Money follows up his banger Come Outside, which premiered on his brother CasperTNG’s Youtube, with this hot new track–”Was It Worth It”.

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MUSIC, R&B/Soul

Jessie Reyez – Cotton Candy

Toronto’s rising star Jessie Reyez releases another amazing song titled “Cotton Candy”. The new record includes beautiful, soul-touching vocals over a constant guitar strumming and is definitely one you should check out. <iframe width=”100%” height=”300″ scrolling=”no” frameborder=”no” src=”https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=https%3A//api.soundcloud.com/tracks/359312852&amp;color=%23ff5500&amp;auto_play=false&amp;hide_related=false&amp;show_comments=true&amp;show_user=true&amp;show_reposts=false&amp;show_teaser=true&amp;visual=true”></iframe>

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FEATURED, HIP-HOP/RAP, MUSIC

Killy – Forecast (Prod. Bluxz)

Toronto’s rising young Rapper Killy is back with another banger titled “Forecast”. In the IG description promoting the new track Killy might be hinting at a project being on the way. In a post with the cover he has the caption “Before The Storm”. The instrumental was made by a producer named Bluxz and the heavy […]

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EVENTS

The Come Up Show 10 Year Anniversary [Nov 30th]

10 years ago, a man named Chedo started a radio show based out of London, ON in an effort to spread the music of great artists on the come up. It eventually moved from radio to podcast format and is known as The Come Up Show. 10 years later and the show has featured over […]

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HIP-HOP/RAP, MUSIC

Baka – I Am Who I Am

Under a week after his new banger “Money In The Bank” surfaced, Baka drops another new track titled “I Am Who I Am”. If you were following Baka’s career prior to his local hit Live Up To My Name, you know that his music catalogue is very limited. With his big performance alongside French Montana inside Rebel for […]

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FEATURED, MUSIC, NEWS, R&B/Soul

Majid Jordan Announce Album Release Date & Tour Dates

A few months ago almost the full OVO Sound camp announced they had albums on the way, among them is Majid Jordan’s “The Space Between”. To end off last month Majid Jordan delivered the album release date would be October 27th and unleashed the third single–“My Imagination“–featuring the other OVO Sound duo–DVSN. The duo consisting of […]

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HIP-HOP/RAP, MUSIC VIDEOS

Jane & Finch Rapper Lil 6 Is Back With A “Special Delivery”

Towards the end of 2016 Jane & Finch’s very own Lil 6 made his debut onto the Toronto rap scene with the visuals for his banger “6th Man”. The track seen quite some success, especially for a first release. He then followed up with a video for a track titled “10 Millions” a couple months ago. […]

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HIP-HOP/RAP, MUSIC

Toronto Rapper ShaqIsDope And Shaquille O’Neal Diss RoadMan Shaq On “Big Shaq”

NBA legend Shaquille O’Neal hops on a track with Toronto MC ShaqIsDope to shoot some verbal ammo at British Comedian Michael Dapaah, better known as Big Shaq, Roadman Shaq or MC Quakes. The two previously teamed up on “Karate Chop (Freestyle)” but they’ve level their sights at the viral sensation with “Mans Not Hot.” The […]

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HIP-HOP/RAP, MUSIC VIDEOS

Tory Lanez – Shooters (Official Video)

After releasing three new songs, Tory Lanez follows them up with the music video for “Shooters”–the first single off of “Memories Don’t Die”. The video premiered via Billboard and like most–(if not all)–of Tory’s visuals, it was shot and directed by Toronto’s ZacFacts. Watch below:

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FEATURED, HIP-HOP/RAP, R&B/Soul

Tory Lanez Taps Future For His Latest Banger–”Real Thing”

Tory Lanez has been generous with his music and content lately and continues his generosity with this banger “Real Thing” featuring Future. From the consistent releases of his PSA web series, to the announcement of his album release, and followed by a few releases off the upcoming album, Tory has not been stingy with content […]

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FEATURED, HIP-HOP/RAP, MUSIC, R&B/Soul

Toronto’s Rising Star Jessie Reyez Releases Hot New Single Titled “Phone Calls”

A few days ago it was announced that one of Toronto’s newest rising stars–Jessie Reyez–would be the support act for PARTYNEXTDOOR’S “Infinity Tour”.  I'm direct support for @partynextdoor Infinite Tour in Europe. On sale Oct 13 🎈 pic.twitter.com/4GlKbIeYqP — Jessie Reyez (@Jessiereyez) October 9, 2017 Just a few days after the announcement and on the […]

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FEATURED, HIP-HOP/RAP, MUSIC, MUSIC VIDEOS, R&B/Soul

Anders Makes His Visual Debut On “Diamonds”

Earlier this year a Mississauga-native named Anders made his mark in the Toronto music scene with his 669 EP. The project rapidly became a local success and would have people wondering who Anders is. Taking on the low key aesthetic, which worked so well for The Weeknd, NAV, and PARTYNEXTDOOR, not many knew who Anders was […]

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AFRO-BEATS, DANCEHALL/REGGAE, MUSIC, R&B/Soul

Netto – The Weekend (Official Video)

Toronto’s multi-talented act Netto makes his debut with this afro-beat banger titled “The Weekend”. Netto is a recording artist, producer, DJ, and a student of the Remix Project. From spinning killer sets weekly at an event he hosts in collaboration with a fellow Remix peer, to producing his own beats, and then hopping on them […]

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FEATURED, HIP-HOP/RAP, MUSIC

Killy Makes It 3 For 3 With The Release Of His Banger “No Romance”

Earlier this year we witnessed young Toronto rapper Killy take the first steps to stardom by getting his banger “Killamonjaro” on Pigeons & Planes, and eventually over a million spins on Youtube. After following it up with his latest banger Distance, which also touched over a million spins on Youtube, Killy is back with another […]

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HIP-HOP/RAP, MUSIC, MUSIC VIDEOS

Jr Fomlay – Space (Official Video)

Toronto rapper JR Fomlay makes his debut onto the local hip-hop scene with the video for his track “Space”. The track is shot by a young Toronto cinematographer who goes by the name Ill Cinematics. A whole lot of blunts and a whole lot of energy is in the air throughout the visuals of this hot […]

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HIP-HOP/RAP, MUSIC

Pressa – Bloody Hands (Prod. Murda Beatz)

Murda Beatz taps Toronto’s rising trap star Pressa yet again for a track titled “Bloody Hands”.  The two had collaborated for their banger Novacane at the end of 2016, and went on to build a relationship with the OVO Sound camp. Both Murda and Pressa spent time on road with Drake and OVO at some […]

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MUSIC, MUSIC VIDEOS, R&B/Soul

OVO’s New Signee–Plaza–Makes Visual Debut With Release Of “Personal” Video

OVO’s Plaza has released a video for his single “Personal.” This is Plaza’s first video and is directed by Nina Djacic, who was the cinematographer on Roy Woods’ video “Love You.” Much like the album art on his Shadow EP, the video features a lot of dark lighting. It mostly takes place in the back […]

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HIP-HOP/RAP, MUSIC, MUSIC VIDEOS, R&B/Soul

Jessie Reyez – Blue Ribbon (Offical Video)

With no sight of losing momentum, Jessie Reyez continues to leverage off of the last, building on her unrelenting, breakthrough hype. As collateral, Reyez pulls another gem from the much-acclaimed Kiddo EP, releasing yesterday the fan-driven video for “Blue Ribbon.” In this visual, Reyez finds herself superimposed on many stages, candidly captured within a montage […]

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FEATURED, HIP-HOP/RAP, MUSIC, R&B/Soul

PartyNextDoor Releases Four New Tracks on SoundCloud.

It was recently announced that we’d be seeing new albums from most OVO artists this Fall, including the project called Club Atlantis by PartyNextDoor. Since there is an album on its way, it’s surprising that over the course of the past few days we have seen four new songs from Party. They were all released […]

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MUSIC, PROJECTS, R&B/Soul

Saudin – A Midsummer’s Daydream

Saudin had originally planned to release A Midsummer’s Daydream on August 25th, however quoted issues with SoCan as the release was delayed to the 28th. The EP is four tracks, currently listed as one long song on Soundcloud. All tracks were produced by Emjay, with dF assisting on the lead track “Destiny.” They maintain the chill […]

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HIP-HOP/RAP, MUSIC, PROJECTS, R&B/Soul

Khaliowe – The Way (EP)

Mississauga’s Khaliowe has released his debut EP titled The Way. The five songs include previously released tracks “Love for the Soul” and “Who I Want.” The project maintains the smooth R&B with occasional hints of dancehall that we have heard from Khaliowe so far on his five previous songs. The Way also includes a nod […]

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FEATURED, HIP-HOP/RAP, MUSIC

Sean Leon Surprises Fans with Two New Tracks

A while back, Sean Leon had tweeted about dropping new music on September 11th. It seems that he was as impatient to get his music out there as his fans were to hear it since he decided to drop two new songs yesterday. The tracks, titled “GOD MC 9:05 PM EST” and “BY MYSELF 9:11 PM EST” […]

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FEATURED, MUSIC, NEWS, R&B/Soul

VAL Drops Two New Tracks on OVO Sound Radio

Last night’s episode of OVO Sound Radio featured the premiere of two new tracks from VAL: “Rush Hour” and “Lil Mama (CAMEINFREESTYLE Remix)”. Considering the fact that VAL has posted multiple photos with Majid Jordan on social media recently, it is not surprising that OVO was the platform he released new music on. The drop […]

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HIP-HOP/RAP, MUSIC

Jazz Cartier – Nobody’s Watching

Jazz Cartier just dropped “Nobody’s Watching,” a club anthem ready track. The song was produced by Mike WiLL Made It, a change from Jazz’s usual producer Lantz. “Nobody’s Watching” is the first of two songs Jazz is releasing as part of his collaboration with Red Bull Sound Select. While fans are stuck continuing to wait for Cartier’s next album […]

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HIP-HOP/RAP, MUSIC

Quincy Got Rich – How Bout U

Quincy Got Rich has dropped a new track titled “How Bout U” produced by Joseph L’Étranger. Quincy is starting to make quite the name for himself despite the fact that this is only the fourth song to appear on his Soundcloud. Quincy Got Rich had Derek Wise feature on one of his tracks and has […]

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HIP-HOP/RAP, MUSIC

Sean Leon – GOLD

Sean Leon wasted no time releasing new music. Just a little over a week after his memorable headlining show at The Mod Club, Sean drops the track Gold. Produced by Wondagurl and FrancisGotHeat, the track seems to be taking shots at fellow Toronto rapper Jazz Cartier. In the bridge of the song, it is difficult […]

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MUSIC, R&B/Soul

K. Forest – Two Two’s

Forest just dropped the track “Two Twos” produced by dF. This is the fourth song we’ve seen from K. Forest since his EP Eyes of Taiga released last November. The song features references to Ginuwine and the Knicks while maintaining a chill vibe. Time will tell if this track is part of Forest’s promised upcoming […]

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MUSIC, R&B/Soul

VAL – Mi Amor

The soulful sounds of VAL are back with the track “Mi Amor” produced by HMLT. This is the first we’ve heard from VAL in a year. The track mixes Latin elements with chill vibes to create an ideal song for late nights that have you feeling some type of way. VAL has been tweeting since […]

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MUSIC

Lil Durk – I Done Seen (Feat. Yung Tory)

Lil Durk teams up with one of OTF’s newest artist–Yung Tory–for the release of his new song “I Done Seen”. Yung Tory has been releasing a lot of music this year. His catalogue is getting bigger, and stronger and this feature with Lil Durk could only help his buzz grow. Listen to “I Done Seen” […]

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FEATURED, MUSIC, MUSIC VIDEOS, R&B/Soul

Watch The Video For Majid Jordan and PARTYNEXTDOOR’s New Collab “One I Want”

After surprising us all at Manifesto 11 last week by bringing out Roy Woods and DVSN, Drake took to IG to announce the duo had a song dropping with PARTYNEXTDOOR. This amazing new record by Majid Jordan is called “One I Want” and they enlist help within’ the OVO sweatshop to create a smooth, poppy, […]

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MUSIC, PROJECTS, R&B/Soul

PLAZA – Shadow EP

While Majid Jordan was surprising fans at Manifesto 11 by bringing members of their OVO family Roy Woods and DVSN on stage, OVO Sound Radio was premiering a project from their new signee Plaza. The EP is titled Shadow, and consists of 5 brooding R&B tracks. Like the other members of OVO, Plaza hails from […]

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HIP-HOP/RAP, MUSIC, R&B/Soul

Josh Dillon – SOS (Prod. Martin Sole)

Josh Dillon–the Waycool vocalist out of Brampton–kicks off summer with his new dynamic record “SOS”. Josh once again links up with fellow Waycool producer Martin Sole, after both coming off a strong release of their latest pacifying single “Ones”. SOS is to date Josh’s most aggressive and bouncy ballad, thanks in part to the crazy production from […]

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DANCEHALL/REGGAE, MUSIC, R&B/Soul

T.R.E. – Bubble It (Prod. Joe Impala)

Markham’s T.R.E. makes his debut to the scene with Bubble It, a dancehall track that couldn’t have come at a better time. With summer arriving in Toronto, dancehall music is a necessity. The Toronto vocalist was a  track runner in the Olympic scene who recently stepped away to start making music. T.R.E. tells us he has […]

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HIP-HOP/RAP, MUSIC

Frost Releases His Latest Single No Excuses

Frost is a talented artist that built a reputation among his ever-growing fan base for consistently putting out quality music. It should be no surprise then that he dropped yet another banger called No Excuses. It boasts production from 808 Ty and Trouble Trouble. The cover art for this single is fitting because it features an image […]

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