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 Weston road artist for a long time. Most of their … Continue reading Watch Clairmont The Second’s “Old Clothes” Featuring Long Time Friend And Local Rapper Hezi

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 bass on it is perfect for Killy’s flow. Listen to … Continue reading Killy – Forecast (Prod. Bluxz)

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 track comes as a response to Big Shaq’s freestyle on … Continue reading Toronto Rapper ShaqIsDope And Shaquille O’Neal Diss RoadMan Shaq On “Big Shaq”

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 banger! It’s called “No Romance” and it’s a short 2-minute … Continue reading Killy Makes It 3 For 3 With The Release Of His Banger “No Romance”

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 Fleurever, they will have another track with Mike WiLL Made … Continue reading Jazz Cartier – Nobody’s Watching

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 has embraced a darker image which is clear in the … Continue reading Derek Wise – JAMAL (Official Video)

Sean Leon Makes A New Playlist Including His 2 New Tracks “Tony Flamingo” and “Sidelines”

Sean Leon kicked off the Summer with an energetic and dope performance at Manifesto 11, and now follows it up with 2 new song releases. Leon performed both of these songs at the RBC Echo Beach for Manifesto and has now officially released them. The new songs he performed are called “Tony Flamingo” and “Sidelines”.  Sean made a playlist tiled “Life Goes On Without You”, … Continue reading Sean Leon Makes A New Playlist Including His 2 New Tracks “Tony Flamingo” and “Sidelines”

Hezi – Cereal & Wine

Hezi, born Shane Bramwell, is a 20-year-old rapper hailing from Toronto’s Eglinton West area. You may recognize him as being associated with Clairmont the Second, another up and coming artist from the same area. Don’t be fooled by the album art for his album Cereal & Wine. Unlike his friend Clairmont, who sticks to clean lyrics, Hezi has some explicit songs on his project. The … Continue reading Hezi – Cereal & Wine

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 the buzz he was getting and released his debut project–IROQUOIS. Now, … Continue reading Toronto Newcomer NUE Releases The Visuals For His Hot Single “Alaska”

Yung 187 – The Recipe (Feat. Pressa)

Philly artist Yung 187 connected with Toronto’s own Pressa for his new track–”The Recipe”. Both artists not only share the spotlight, but also have good chemistry. They take turns in telling listeners they have the recipe (shout out to Gordon Ramsay) for getting money and becoming successful. Pressa’s presence on this song is felt, and he’s a welcome addition because his verse adds a different element. The … Continue reading Yung 187 – The Recipe (Feat. Pressa)

Jay Whiss Releases His First Music Video Of 2017 For A New Song–”Welcome To The Life”

Jay Whiss has been releasing consistently strong tracks in the past 6 months, and now he drops these dope visuals for a new one titled “Welcome To The Life.” This new Jay Whiss record was produced by prestigious Canadian producer–MurdaBeatz. Following up his early 2017 release–“Cheat Day”–Jay makes a classy visual debut for 2017 with Welcome To The Life.  Although nothing has been confirmed, as Whiss hasn’t released … Continue reading Jay Whiss Releases His First Music Video Of 2017 For A New Song–”Welcome To The Life”

Spadez x K.$ x Twin – She Says (Official Video)

Three new Toronto youngins surface onto the city’s trap scene with this new song  titled She Says. The video was shot by rising Toronto videographer KR Productions, and it was shot at Yonge and Dundas Square. It’s a very melodic sounding track with an upbeat tempo, and a quick-paced, but catchy flow. Watch the video for Spadez, K.$ and Twin’s new song She Says: Continue reading Spadez x K.$ x Twin – She Says (Official Video)

Giggs x Pressa – Sexy (Official Video)

U.K. rapper Giggs whom was featured twice on Drake’s More Life and Toronto rapper Pressa who was on Drake’s Boy Meets World Tour team up for a new song titled Sexy. The video for the song is a simple one, shot in what appears to be a hotel or loft. The two rappers pace around the unit and rap the lyrics to their verses surrounded by members of … Continue reading Giggs x Pressa – Sexy (Official Video)

The Essential Toronto Hip-Hop/R&B Guide To Canadian Music Week 2017

It’s that time of they year again, for the 35th year, Canadian Music Week is back! The 1-week festival will start on April 18 and go through to April 23. There are many talented acts from Canada and beyond and although the acts spread far beyond the hip-hop and R&B genre this guide is just for the followers of Toronto’s hip-hop/R&B scene. A lot of … Continue reading The Essential Toronto Hip-Hop/R&B Guide To Canadian Music Week 2017

NAV – Good For It (Official Video)

Toronto’s rising rap star and XO signee NAV is back with yet another video for his track Good For It off of his self-titled debut project. The Rexdale rapper released the Ten Toes Down video last year even before we knew about his album. This year he dropped the visuals for Some Way with The Weeknd a few weeks before the project dropped to build hype, … Continue reading NAV – Good For It (Official Video)

Devon Tracy – Brothers (Official Video)

Sauga’s multi-talented rapper Devon Tracy is back and it’s with the video for the official single titled Brothers off his upcoming project Life After Midnight. The song is about putting his brothers first and it includes a visual skit of the young rapper ditching a girl who was making him pick her over his boys. The video then goes on to shots of Tracy with his team … Continue reading Devon Tracy – Brothers (Official Video)

Luu Breeze – LoveDon’tLiveHere

After releasing 2 singles this year–La Senza and Felt So Good–Luu Breeze follows them up with the official project they belong to–LoveDon’tLiveHere. It’s a smooth and soulful 10-song project in with features by only 2 artists: Craig Cooper and Emeron Brookz. As a part of his album roll out Luu went on an interview with our friends at The Come Up Show. Listen to LoveDon’tLiveHere and Luu’s … Continue reading Luu Breeze – LoveDon’tLiveHere

Derin Falana – These Days (Prod. Jahmal Gittens)

Brampton’s rising rap star Derin Falana teams up with producer Jahmal Gittens once again for his new song These Days. With the release of the song came the announcement of a SoundCloud playlist which Falana refers to as These Days: Audio Journal.  https://t.co/V51iJ47RY3pic.twitter.com/W0hYCyR6s0 — Derin Falana (@derinfalana) April 4, 2017 Listen here: Continue reading Derin Falana – These Days (Prod. Jahmal Gittens)

Jimmy Prime Announces His Project “Bleeding Bull” Drops On March 29

After releasing two very hot music videos this year, Jimmy takes to Twitter to announce his upcoming project titled Bleeding Bull. To start off the year the DT rapper, which coined Toronto’s new nickname–The 6–dropped a video for his MurdaBeatz-produced banger off of Keep God First. A few weeks ago he released his second music video of the year featuring Donnie Prime and Smoke Dawg of Halal Gang … Continue reading Jimmy Prime Announces His Project “Bleeding Bull” Drops On March 29

Seth Dyer – Lock

Toronto rapper Seth Dyer shows us he’s confident in this rap shit with his brand new release Lock. Dyer has been real consistent with his continuous song releases. The Toronto emcee subtly throws in his vocalizing and melodizing skills for the chorus and raps proudly in the verses. Seth battles the demons of expectations in Lock and he demonstrates he’s in this for the long run. The … Continue reading Seth Dyer – Lock

Yung Tory – Sauce (Ft. ManMan Savage) [Prod. Zaytoven & Gamerboomin]

Yung Tory keeps the consistency of his music releases even after his Free Dope mixtape release. This new release is called Sauce and it’s featuring East Atlanta rapper ManMan Savage. The production was handled by Future’s Beast Mode producer–Zaytoven and Gamerboomin’ who has production credits on Yung Tory’s mixtape. Take it in: Continue reading Yung Tory – Sauce (Ft. ManMan Savage) [Prod. Zaytoven & Gamerboomin]

Toronto Ricky – Do It (Official Video)

Jane & Finch rapper Toronto Ricky follows up his banger Sticky, which dropped last month with another ZeckoJ-directed video for his song Do It. In the video T.R. falls asleep while ignoring a clingy chick and dreams himself into the main part of the visuals. The video includes cuts of Ricky in a mechanic’s unit and shots of him scoping out the plug until he finally … Continue reading Toronto Ricky – Do It (Official Video)

Tory Lanez Has Dropped 3 New Videos This Month.

The third month of 2017 is almost gone and Tory Lanez dropped three new music videos throughout it. Two of the three songs Tory dropped visuals for this month were from The New Toronto 2 and one of them was for his collab with Sean Paul. On the same day he released the first of the three new videos–Tek Weh Yuh Heart–he announced that his … Continue reading Tory Lanez Has Dropped 3 New Videos This Month.

Haley Smalls – Type Of Way (Official Video)

Right at the start of the year Haley Smalls released a song titled Type of Way via RnBass. Now, about 2 months after her new track surfaced Haley is back with the video for it. The video is shot in a cold, snowy setting, with cuts from what appears to be a typical Toronto building, drifting in the snow, and posted up with the mandem. At the … Continue reading Haley Smalls – Type Of Way (Official Video)

STK 9 – Long Time (Official Video)

STK 9 of GDS (Grind Don’t Stop) makes his 2017 debut towards the end of the years first quarter with the video for a new song–Long Time. The group has been putting in work for a long time and STK 9 raps in this new one that it’s their time. In the description for his new video release STK 9 announces his mixtape is coming soon. … Continue reading STK 9 – Long Time (Official Video)

Derin Falana – Cruising

Brampton has been officially recognized has a hotbed for a lot of the talent coming our of Canada, and Derin Falana is a prime example of that. Falana’s growth over the years has been organic and inspirational. His debut release for 2017 is a song called Cruising produced by Po and Jordan Manswell with vocals by a local singer called AIONA. It’s a 2-part song and the … Continue reading Derin Falana – Cruising

Puffy L’z – RiRi (Official Video)

You may know him as Puffy L’z, but the Halal Gang rapper hasn’t been taking any “L’s” lately that’s for sure. After appearances on Drake’s Boy Meets World Tour in Europe, Puffy dropped a new video for a new song titled RiRi.  The song includes shots in a coin laundry and shots of Puffy cruising through Toronto in a Rolls Royce. The chorus for this new … Continue reading Puffy L’z – RiRi (Official Video)

Pollári & Lais – Forest

Toronto’s dark and talented singer Lais teams up with Atlanta’s Pollari to drop a new song titled Forest. After the recent success of his MuchFact sponsored music video Cocaine Rain Lais is back to hop on a short second verse of this new release. The track has production credits from dope producers of the likes of Lex Luger, 1Mind, and Jake Goes Digital Check it: Continue reading Pollári & Lais – Forest

Keffaleng – Hit It & Quit It (Prod. Vinnyx)

Toronto’s talented up and comer Keffaleng or Keffa released a new song and announced his next project Not So Famous is dropping in March. ⭐ NOT SO FAMOUS ⭐| EP: MARCH 2017. Shot by: @limmidy Artwork by: @OriginalTone #DPXND #NSF https://t.co/9iswsJOuBI — K E F F A (@hughkeffner_) February 7, 2017 The new song is called Hit It & Quit It and it was produced … Continue reading Keffaleng – Hit It & Quit It (Prod. Vinnyx)

FROST – Imma Star (Prod. Trouble Trouble)

If you’re a Nav fan it’s really about time you got familiar with his friend, and kush link Frost. The Toronto rapper has been mentioned in multiple Nav tracks and released a lot of music in 2016. Now during the first month of the new year, Frost drops a new track titled Imma Star. The production on the track was done by Frost and Nav’s other … Continue reading FROST – Imma Star (Prod. Trouble Trouble)

UNCRWND @ The Rivoli: Performances by Jviden, Myniakal, Jetset & More

The UNCRWND will reign in Toronto! This is a 19+ Event. Doors open at 8PM. Line Up: Mutari – Jordan Wise – Jviden – Jetset – Creo – Pierre Pharaoh – Myniakal COME OUT  ON JANUARY 20TH TO THE RIVOLI FOR THE THIRD INSTALMENT OF #UNCRWND AS WE BRING YOU A NIGHT FULL OF TORONTO SOUNDS AND GOOD VIBES! UNCRWND is designed to bring artists … Continue reading UNCRWND @ The Rivoli: Performances by Jviden, Myniakal, Jetset & More

Jazz Cartier – PREE

Jazz Cartier is back with a new release titled PREE. The track has a catchy chorus with a couple of witty bars here and there. It’s produced by Jazz’s usual producer–Lantz, and it’s apparently a shot at Toronto rapper Sean Leon. Most of the track is Jacuzzi bragging, boasting, and asking why mans love to “Pree him” (to pree someone means to watch their moves … Continue reading Jazz Cartier – PREE

Adrian Duncan – Chase A Check (Prod. Blvck Divmonds)

November 2016 has come to an end, and to finish it off Adrian Duncan killed this new Blvck Divmonds produced release titled Chase A Check.  In this new track AD continues to prove that he’ll always have bars in the bag. This new song not only confirms how strong he is lyrically, but how authentic his catchy flow is. The beat was produced by Atlanta … Continue reading Adrian Duncan – Chase A Check (Prod. Blvck Divmonds)

Huey & Apac – Don’t Get Me Started (Prod. Vinny)

West end rap artists Huey and Apac team up yet again for another melodic trap banger. The record is called Don’t Get Me Started and was released on Toronto producer Vinny’s Soundcloud. Vinny has produced for many artists including J-Soul and Kodak Black. Now he teams up with Toronto’s dope up and coming trap artists Huey and Apac for this single off of Apac’s upcoming project All … Continue reading Huey & Apac – Don’t Get Me Started (Prod. Vinny)

YL Vision – Can Go Bye (Prod. Jazzfeezy & KL)

The young new Toronto up and comer YL Vision has been turning heads with his catchy, auto-tuned bangers. YL has been getting a lot of spins on all his releases and they all have an authentic sound. In a time where many new rappers try hopping on the drugged out, and wavy trap flows, YL Vision found a way to do it is own way. Make … Continue reading YL Vision – Can Go Bye (Prod. Jazzfeezy & KL)

Toronto Singer 11:11 Released A New EP On November 11th Titled 11/11

Toronto R&B artist 11:11 released a short, 4-track EP on the date in honour of his name (November 11th). After listening to this project in it’s entirety, you could safely say that he does a remarkable job restoring the original R&B sound that we’ve known and still enjoy, with the signature sound we’ve become accustomed to by 11. This latest release is meant to be … Continue reading Toronto Singer 11:11 Released A New EP On November 11th Titled 11/11

Belly – Re Up (Feat. NAV)

  On November 11, 2016 The Weeknd’s XO group mate Belly released his Inzombia EP. Among the various features on the project was Toronto rapper/producer NAV–whom we discovered is a part of The Weeknd’s XO as well. Rexdale’s rising star NAV is featured on Belly’s track Re Up. Both artists are apparently member’s of XO, and this is a very dope collaboration. Inzombia is a drug-influenced … Continue reading Belly – Re Up (Feat. NAV)

Nav – Nothing On Me

Nav, one of Toronto’s biggest artist who experienced a metoric rise (you could read about it here), recently celebrated his birthday and as a result released his newest song ‘Nothing on me’. It’s a really dope track, and it was produced by Nav himself, which further shows just how talented he really is. He also mentions The Weeknd: “I was in the Honda bumping Kissland/Abel … Continue reading Nav – Nothing On Me

Drake Announced His New Project “More Life” And Premiered 4 New Songs On OVO Sound Radio

It was Drake’s birthday show on OVO Sound Radio this weekend and he announced a new “playlist project”–as he calls it–titled “More Life” and releases 4 new songs off of it. Drake turns 30 on October 24, 2016 and he had a set on the newest OVO radio show. The cover of the upcoming Drake project is of his father Dennis Graham sitting in a chair … Continue reading Drake Announced His New Project “More Life” And Premiered 4 New Songs On OVO Sound Radio

Toronto’s Rapper/Producer Rich Kidd Hosts Beats Mind Movement Showcase.

The Beats Mind Movement is a 6 month youth programming initiative dedicated to young people between the ages of 16 – 24 interested in growing and developing a skill set in the world of recording arts with a focus on Audio engineering and Production. In the program facilitated by Toronto’s Juno Award-winning producer and rapper Rich Kidd, applicants learn skills in Audio Engineering and Production.  … Continue reading Toronto’s Rapper/Producer Rich Kidd Hosts Beats Mind Movement Showcase.

Ally Way – Lizzy Goo (Ft. Zenboi & Arez)

Toronto rappers Ally Way and Arez team up once again to release a wavy new banger. The last time the two teamed up was for Arez’s catchy track Wave, which was on heavy repeat. This time it’s for Ally’s song Lizzy Goo and they add Zenboi into mix. The track is just as catchy as Wave. The repetitive chorus on their wavy flow sticks to your head and … Continue reading Ally Way – Lizzy Goo (Ft. Zenboi & Arez)

Adrian Duncan Releases New Single “Paralyzed”

Toronto artist Adrian Duncan released a brand new single Paralyzed. This dark, bass-heavy track features production from UK-based duo Sticky Blood. It’s a new sound for Adrian Duncan as he’s embraced a more trap sound, which is different from his more soulful, original sound. He does a great job with Paralyzed by offering his signature reflective sound with top notch production. You can listen to this … Continue reading Adrian Duncan Releases New Single “Paralyzed”

SamGNotes – “AmorYDolor” (Love&Pain)

Sam “Gnotes” releases his first mixtape “Love&Pain”  (“AmoryDolor”) hosted by King Of The Dot’s official DJ–Dj Docta The project includes features from Toronto hip-hop veteran Choclair, Toronto singer VERONICA, Miami’s WaveMiller and many more…including a tribute to Toronto hip-hop scene’s guardian angel Redway Production Credits: DreMinor, YoungForeverBeats, Nova, Cugini, Nagra.   Listen: Continue reading SamGNotes – “AmorYDolor” (Love&Pain)