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, 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

Watch Clairmont The Second’s “Old Clothes” Featuring Long Time Friend And Local Rapper Hezi

In 2017 Toronto rapper Clairmont The Second released his album Lil Mont From The Ave including only one feature–Hezi–and that’s who he teams up with for his hot new single “Old Clothes”.  If you’ve been following Clairmont’s come up you’d know Hezi has been a friend, member of his camp, and frequent collaborator of the […]

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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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FEATURED, HIP-HOP/RAP, MUSIC

Listen To This Unreleased KILLY-Promoted Leak Of His Song “Beautiful”

If you follow KILLY on Instagram or SoundCloud you may have noticed him sharing the leak of his latest unofficial release–“Beautiful”.  The unreleased KILLY track was released on SoundCloud via the Secrets Sounds Club. The fact KILLY promoted this leak of his song indicate the young Toronto rapper might have sold the unreleased track, or may know […]

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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

Lais – Instances 

Weeks ago Toronto artist Lais started rolling out his “Give Me One More” EP. With two songs off the EP already released (Lil Lavish & Induce) as a part of his roll out, Lais delivers a third one titled “Instances”.  Lais spits soft and smooth vocals over an up-tempo, and at points trancey beat. The instrumental […]

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

Toronto’s Prime Boys Team Up With Murda Beatz For Their New Banger “Come Wit It”

The last time we heard all three of the Prime Boys on one track was for their 2016 banger Front Page. Now, over a year since the three hop on one track together they’re back with another MurdaBeatz-produced banger titled “Come Wit It”. The song was officially premiered via WorldStarHipHop’s Heatseeker playlist on Youtube. Jay Whiss […]

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

Toronto Duo CMDWN Team’s Up With ATL’s Lil Yachty & Nessly For 2 New Songs.

Toronto rap duo CMDWN has had a very strong 2017. From dropping a dope second project–Castro vs Fiji–and self-hosting their own headlining show at the Phoenix Concert Theatre the duo have been on a roll. Now, they’re back to make some more noise with two new songs featuring Atlanta artists. The first is by FIJI […]

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

Tory Lanez – Sip It

After announcing his first single–Shooters–back in September, Tory Lanez gave a name for his upcoming album–Memories Don’t Die–and continued to drop music off the album. With three songs off the project already out, and the year coming to an end, Tory dropped another single. It’s titled “Sip It” and it’s a smooth, down-tempo song you could […]

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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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FEATURED, HIP-HOP/RAP, MUSIC

BAKA – Money In The Bank

Drake’s friend and the latest rapper to sign to OVO–Baka–is back with a follow up to his trap hit Live Up To My Name, it’s titled “Money In The Bank” and it might just be another banger. It’s been a special year for Baka. After the crazy success of Live Up To My Name becoming the Toronto trap […]

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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

Meet Friyie: The Toronto Rapper That Caught Floyd Mayweather’s Attention.

Maybe you haven’t heard of Friyie yet, but you almost certainly heard his music. His work has caught the attention of Floyd Mayweather, Anzel Jennings of Double Dose Entertainment, and much of the world. From the release of his successful singles such as Money Team and 5 Ways, Friyie has elevated his status from local […]

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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, MUSIC VIDEOS

Pryde – Woadie (Offical Video)

For the seventh consecutive week, the Toronto-based artist, Pryde (or f.k.a D.Pryde), continues his i love u, don’t worry series with the release of his latest video, “Woadie.” The track is the last visual conceived for the seven-part series, produced by K-BeatZ, and directed solely by Pat Greenall. The video captures Pryde in his native […]

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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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HIP-HOP/RAP, MUSIC

Donnie – No Money, No Funny

Toronto Rapper Donnie quickly follows up the video release for his banger “Running” with this new audio “No Money, No Funny”. The Prime group member keeps the consistency with this new track produced by Murda Beatz. Both of his most recent releases are very catchy and will slide into your music rotation very easily.  Listen to […]

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EVENTS, FEATURED

199Z’s First Music Fest Featured An All-Toronto/GTA Line Up & Was A Success.

The past few years have been a clear representation that Toronto’s music scene is becoming one of the hottest. As the eyes shifted towards us and opportunities opened up many young Torontonians took the plunge at whatever it is there vision was. Now, as our music industry begins to mature many local brands are arising […]

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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

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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HIP-HOP/RAP, MUSIC

Derek Wise – JAMAL (Official Video)

Derek Wise has released a video for his song “Jamal.” This is the second single off of his album Inglorious to have an accompanying video created, the first being “Disconnected.” Both premiered on Much. The XO member faced some serious criminal charges in 2014 which were cleared last year. Instead of fighting his reputation, Derek […]

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EVENTS

UNCRWND VOL. 5 @ THE RIVOLI [August 4th]

UNCRWND VOL.5 @ THE RIVOLI UNCRWND makes its return to the Rivoli stage on Friday August 4th! Volume 5 is featuring artists from all over Toronto as well as some from out of town, we are guaranteeing that this will be a night that you don’t want to miss! Performances By: DKAY ELJAY JETSET KYLE […]

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FEATURED, MUSIC, NEWS, PROJECTS

Listen To NAV & Metro Boomin’s Highly Anticipated Project–”Perfect Timing”

Along with announcing his collaboration project with Metro Boomin’ titled “Perfect Timing” is dropping on July 21st, Nav and Metro released the intro–Perfect Timing–and the single–Call Me–off the upcoming album. With the release date literally a few days away Nav and Metro Boomin’ unleashed the track list for the project. It includes popular artists like […]

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

Ro Ransom – Prettiest (Feat. Jazz Cartier)

New York artist Ro Ransom released a hot new track titled “Prettiest” and Toronto’s very own Jazz Cartier is on it. Prettiest was produced by Tim Suby whom also worked with Toronto’s rising star Jessie Reyez on the first 3 songs of her Kiddo EP. The track premiered on High Snobiety and Ro a gave a […]

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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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MUSIC VIDEOS

Derin Falana – N64 (Official Video)

Derin Falana drops a very creative new video for his track fittingly titled “N64″. With all the bars referencing to video games it was only right that the visuals had to be on that sort of theme. In the visuals for Derin Falana’s latest release himself and director JR Ali turn parts of Toronto into a […]

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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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DANCEHALL/REGGAE, R&B/Soul

J-Soul Delivers Dancehall-Inspired Summer Vibes via A 2-Song EP Titled “Summer Fling”

Last month we heard a side of J-Soul via Mama I’m Sorry that we weren’t familiar with, as it had a soft rock sound to it. Now, to complement the warm weather in the city J-Soul does a 360 and releases a dancehall-influenced EP titled “Summer Fling”. Soul blends R&B and dancehall in this  dope short 2-song […]

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HIP-HOP/RAP, MUSIC

Dutch Revz – Link Up (Ft. Stevie Davis)

Toronto’s young up and comers Dutch Revz and Stevie Davis link up for this hot new track titled “Link Up”. Both young rappers have an extremely catchy flow and they really demonstrate it over this original and smooth beat by Yonask. Listen to Link Up below:

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FEATURED, MUSIC, PREMIERES

Vaughan’s Up and Coming Producer GoldSoul Hops On Our #6IXMIX For May 2017

Toronto rapper Mykal Gannon fka Myniakal’s producer GoldSoul teamed up with us for the monthly 6IXMIX of May 2017. Mykal Gannon, GoldSoul and the SRRYINADVANCE team have been slowly but surely showing growth. GoldSoul produces all of Mykal’s music and a new producer/guitarist named LUCA has been helping with production on his latest tracks. May […]

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HIP-HOP/RAP, MUSIC

Brampton Artist Bane Releases Emotional New Record With “Too Close

Bane is a rising talent from west of Toronto who has been making a name for himself with creative releases over the past couple years. Bane and his crew have a distinct sound that fuses darker elements of production with lyrical dexterity. Having released records with some of the city’s top young producers such as […]

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MUSIC VIDEOS

Castro Guapo – HELLalujah (Official Video)

Atlanta-born, Toronto-based rapper Castro Guapo of Toronto’s CMDWN collective releases the first visuals off of the duo’s latest project “Castro vs FIJI”.  After leaving Atlanta a few years ago to make music in Toronto, Castro has built quite a following and catalogue. This latest release is as energetic as most of his music and proves […]

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MUSIC

Ramriddlz – Melanincholy

Ramriddlz dropped his most recent track Melanincholy, produced by Jaegen. In this song he deals with meeting a girl that he’s attracted to and things are going well, until it all eventually goes wrong. He touches on his confusion as he’s never been in a situation like this before. With the warm weather approaching, this song has […]

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

Mississauga’s Anders Proves He’s Next Up With The Release Of His Debut “669 EP”

Anders had caught the attention of many of us last year with his impressive releases Choosy and The Days. The Sauga City newcomer continued to release strong records at a fairly regular pace. But now, he’s officially taken it to another level with the release of his undeniably amazing debut EP–669. Anders’ debut includes productions […]

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FEATURED, HIP-HOP/RAP, MUSIC

Toronto Newcomer NUE Releases The Visuals For His Hot Single “Alaska”

After making an impression on Pigeons & Planes, NUE got his second official song ‘Alaska’ premiered on their platform last month. A bit over a week after that he was mentioned yet again in a Pigeons & Planes article. This time for rising Toronto artists you should know. About another week after that NUE capitalized on […]

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HIP-HOP/RAP, MUSIC

Two Of Mississauga’s Dope Rising Rappers–Devon Tracy and SYPH–Team Up For “I Just Want”

It’s a Sauga City link up as natives Syph and Devon Tracy team up for the new single “I Just Want”. The new song was produced by Australian producer–Blasian–and producer of Migos hit song “What’s the Price”–Keanu Beats. Listen to the new Mississauga banger below:

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FEATURED, MUSIC, R&B/Soul

The Quick 411 On Scarborough’s Amazing New R&B Act–Kristina Alcordo.

Kristina Alcordo (or Alcordo), may seem like a new act in the scene with this release “No Good”, but technically she’s been putting in work for about 3 years now. The young Scarborough native has been improving her craft by working with other artists, producers, releasing an Erykah Badu cover and is currently on tour […]

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HIP-HOP/RAP, MUSIC

Soundman – Boomin Like Metro

Toronto rapper Soundman hops on a grime flow over a very energetic and bumping instrumental for this new release titled “Boomin Like Metro”. The beat is filled with heavy bass and 808’s and it’s a very hype track over all. Soundman throws in some dope bars and clever wordplay throughout the song. This is Soundman’s first release […]

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