Toronto rapper Cardo Antonnio along with his brother and producer J Cortz, have come along way since the first songs they released and their growth shows on “Baby Bounce”. Listen to the up-tempo, smooth, and digital-sounding project below: https://soundcloud.com/uptwnestate/sets/baby-bounce-1 Cardo and J have been working together from the start, and they have been consistently getting recognized by various platforms. Aside from releasing music every … Continue reading Toronto Rapper Cardo Antonnio Drops “Baby Bounce” The Prequel To An Upcoming Project
Both K Money and Yung Tory have been receiving a lot of attention in the past year, and now they join forces for a new banger “Hurt You”. K Money has seen a lot of success recently thanks to his local banger “Come Outside”, which is being spinned at clubs all over the city, and at most Raptors games. Yung Tory has been consistently releasing music … Continue reading Toronto Rappers K Money and Yung Tory Team Up For “Hurt You”
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”.
Continue reading SHEV Delivers A 2 For 1 Release For His On-Going Playlist “The Vault”
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. Upon entering you received a free drink ticket, and could … Continue reading After A Very Successful Listening Party, Anders Releases His Second EP–”TWOs”
Jane and Finch rapper–Friyie–rapidly follows up his first release of 2018 “Collect” with visuals for a new song titled “Remember My Name”. Continue reading Toronto Rapper Friyie Wants You To Remember His Name With This New Release.
In 2017 Killy built a fan base and created a foundation for his rap career, looks like he aims to take that a step further in 2018 with his debut project “Surrender Your Soul”. Continue reading Killy Quickly Follows-Up “Very Scary” Video With His Debut Project–”Surrender Your Soul”
Towards the end of February, Ty Senoj hosted a listening party for the sequel to his Metrosexual EP, and now he delivers the first single–”IF”. Continue reading Ty Senoj Drops “IF”–The First Release Off The Sequel To His “Metrosexual EP”
After releasing the audio back in 2017, Castro Guapo of Toronto’s CMDWN Collective releases the visuals for “Die In Supreme” featuring Atlanta’s Nessly. Watch it below: Continue reading Castro Guapo – Die In Supreme (Feat. Nessly)
Toronto’s Haley Smalls had an extremely active 2017, as she released music consistently. As 2018 kicks off, the Toronto rapper continues the consistency with a new track titled “Like Mike”. Continue reading Haley Smalls – Like Mike (Official Video)
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
Toronto singer/songwriter 11:11 gets an early start to the year with a new song filled with some old school R&B vibes titled “Pretty Brown Eyes” Continue reading 11:11 – Pretty Brown Eyes
Brampton rapper SHEV teams up with his FTM (For The Moment) comrade Lil’ 4N for “Buckets” their new Martin Sole–produced release. Continue reading SHEV – Buckets (Feat. Lil’ 4N)
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 freestyle and really brings fire to the booth over 21 … Continue reading Brampton Rapper Northside Benji Goes In On Charlie Sloth’s “Fire In The Booth”
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 hooks have created a solid foundation for a career in … Continue reading Toronto’s Youngest Rising Star LB Makes His 2018 Debut With “I Love My Gang”
Yung Tory has been consistently dropping music since he solidified his position in the Toronto rap industry early 2017. As 2018 unfolds, he continues this pattern of delivering plenty of content by releasing the visuals for Drink Alone and appearing in the new visuals for his year-old collaboration with young Toronto rapper/producer Dutch Revz. Last year Yung Tory made his mark in the Toronto hip-hop … Continue reading Yung Tory Kicks Off 2017 Appearing In 2 New Music Videos.
Triple M kick off 2018 with an track by French and CP. Continue reading French x CP – Who’s Dat
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”. Continue reading K Money Follows Up His First Single With A New Banger Titled “Was It Worth It”
Jimmy Prime makes a 3-song release, which although wasn’t rolled out as an EP the art covers and branding implicate they make up a connected triple-feature.
Toronto rapper Pressa–who was recently featured on Noisey’s 6IXRISING documentary–taps Tory Lanez yet again, this time for a cold new track titled Canadian Goose. Continue reading Pressa Taps Tory Lanez Again For A Cold New Track Titled “Canada Goose”
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 featuring Lil Yachty and it’s titled “The Way She Move” … Continue reading Toronto Duo CMDWN Team’s Up With ATL’s Lil Yachty & Nessly For 2 New Songs.
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 Casper TNG has been teasing his #NoCosign project since earlier this year. After constantly releasing music (as usual) the Toronto rapper dropped a hot single titled Can Go On Forever Freestyle. On the description of this hard freestyle he announced “Before The Storm Hits” what he’s lately been referring to as the “pre-EP”. The EP is strong for a project that’s purpose is to build … Continue reading Casper – Before The Storm Hits EP
Toronto rapper Roney was popping in Toronto before Toronto was really popping, but his momentum went on pause upon being locked up. Now, over 3 years after he was arrested for human trafficking and juvenile prostitution, it seems like Roney is being released before the year ends. It looks like his team want to pick up where they left off, seeing as for the past … Continue reading Roney Will Be Released Soon & He Dropped “Glory” Off His Upcoming Project “The Countdown”
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 Monster Mash just around the corner, it looks like Baka … Continue reading Baka – I Am Who I Am
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. Now, he’s back and continues the consistency and drops visuals … Continue reading Jane & Finch Rapper Lil 6 Is Back With A “Special Delivery”
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 banger of the Summer, and Baka’s signing to OVO, the … Continue reading BAKA – Money In The Bank
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 lately. On September 9th, 2017 Tory announced his album would … Continue reading Tory Lanez Taps Future For His Latest Banger–”Real Thing”
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”
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 new Toronto track. Watch JR Fomlay in his debut video … Continue reading Jr Fomlay – Space (Official Video)
Toronto rappers Caution and KPu5h release the video for a street banger titled “Turned Me Cold” via Ham Toronto. Watch it below: Continue reading Caution x KPu5h – Turned Me Cold (Official Video)
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 point in 2017. Now, as we enter the last quarter … Continue reading Pressa – Bloody Hands (Prod. Murda Beatz)
If you haven’t heard of Toronto rapper KHEM formerly known as Khemistry you should get familiar with him by watching the video for his hot new track “Down Down”. Although he’s not one of the rappers who are taking up the spotlight in Toronto, he’s very talented and has his own sound. This new video like all of his others was shot by a prestigious, … Continue reading KHEM – Down Down (Official Video)
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 “No Money, No Funny” below: Continue reading Donnie – No Money, No Funny
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
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 to determine whether Sean is saying “hear the shots hit … Continue reading Sean Leon – GOLD
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 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”
CA$TRO VS FIJI @ THE PHOENIX CONCERT THEATRE Performances by: Ca$tro and FIJI from the CMDWN collective Special Guest: KILLY Date: Friday, June 30th @ 7PM Location: Phoenix Concert Theatre – 410 Sherbourne St Ticket Price: $20 BUY TICKETS. Continue reading CMDWN Presents Castro vs FIJI @ The Phoenix [June 30th]
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 of Michael Jordan, who is a basketball legend and cultural … Continue reading Frost Releases His Latest Single No Excuses
Toronto artist Hypa marks his return with the release of the visuals for his latest single City Cold. The video was directed by Del Rosario Visuals. Peep his video below! Continue reading Hypa – City Cold (Official Video)
From being sampled on Drake’s album NWTS in 2013 to now Baka has been on a bumpy ride. After being arrested, spending about 10 months locked up, and having his human trafficking charges dropped, Baka began to release music. All of Baka’s song releases were produced by the prestigious Canadian producer, which works with Migos–Murda Beatz. The OVO affiliate really impresses with his new track. … Continue reading Baka – Live Up To My Name (Official Video)
Toronto rapper Pressa has been making big moves all year, and now he follows up his Press Machine Mixtape with a video for “No Stomach”. The visuals were premiered via WSHH, shot by Pressa’s videographer NV, and are all black and white. In the video Pressa hangs with a baddie and raps the lyrics to his smooth and catchy mixtape cut “No Stomach”. Continue reading Pressa – “No Stomach” (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 why this new breed of “rage rappers” are the modern … Continue reading Castro Guapo – HELLalujah (Official Video)
It was a crazy night on Friday for the city, as a whole bunch of Toronto/GTA talent took the stage for Utopia Music Fest 2017! Among the many artists who took the stage at The Mod Club last night, was Smoke Dawg and Jimmy Prime who ended up bringing out the Prime Boys, Puffy L’z and MO-G! Mo-G took the stage and was his natural … Continue reading Smoke Dawg Brings Out Puffy L’z and Mo-G Out At UTOPIA FEST For A Halal Gang Reunion!
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 of 2017 and it’s pretty hard. Check it out: Continue reading Soundman – Boomin Like Metro
Queen Street rapper Casper drops a new song titled Burberry Kloset. After dropping an old track from November 2016 titled How I Have It about a week ago, Casper follows it up with this new trap banger. Take it in: [UPDATE] Casper quickly follows up the release of Burberry Kloset with it’s visuals and he’s rocking Smoke Dawg’s chain in it. Smoke Dawg’s chain was apparently snatched … Continue reading Queen Street Rapper–Casper–Rocks Smoke Dawg’s Chain In The Visuals For His New Track “Burberry Kloset”
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)
Toronto’s ALL.ME follows up the video release of We Live with this hard new release titled “No Favours.” This head-bobber of a track is all about burning bridges as he’s doing it without them himself. With quite some time of delivering consistent content, A.M is slowly creating a pretty strong catalogue. This new release is definitely one of the songs that show that something special in … Continue reading ALL.ME – No Favours
If you haven’t heard of Kmpny don’t worry because most people haven’t yet. The new duo from downtown Toronto teamed up with Atlanta’s rising star 24hrs to make their debut onto the scene with “On Road.” On Road is on a similar sound to 24Hrs’ music, which obviously made him the perfect feature to get on this song. The duo had built a relationship with 24Hrs … Continue reading Toronto’s New Duo–Kmpny–Surface Onto The Scene With A Strong Debut Track Featuring Atlanta’s 24Hrs.
Prior to his viral music video release for his new banger “Killamonjaro” not many people knew Killy (including us). In under 4 months the video has picked up around 250K spins on Youtube and that’s huge for your debut video. Don’t be surprised if this doubles in the next few months. With blogs like Pigeons and Planes, HipHopCanada, and artists like Jazz Cartier noticing you and sharing your music … Continue reading Toronto Rapper Killy Made His Visual Debut This Year And It Went Viral.
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”
Towards the end of April Tory took to Twitter to tell us he had some fire on the way with Dave East. https://twitter.com/torylanez/status/858177666394075136 That fire is here, and it’s titled Out of Center. The production was on point and handled by TripleA. Both Tory and Dave are at a great point in their career and we’re glad they teamed up to drop this hot collaboration track. Take it … Continue reading Tory Lanez Teams Up With Dave East To Drop “Out Of Center”
Roy Woods’ UTU group co-member TRIPSIXX makes his 2017 debut with this wavy new release titled Casino. The song was produced by Toronto’s very own Krinny and he did a great job. The beat is hard and it works smoothly with TRIP’S flow on the track. Listen below: Continue reading TRIPSIXX – Casino (Prod. Krinny)
Last week Tory Lanez took to Twitter to hint he was going to drop some new remixes. https://twitter.com/torylanez/status/857481586668961792 Shortly after that he dropped a remix to Shining by DJ Khaled and labeled it a “SWAVE SESSION” release much like his remix to Controlla last year. Although in 2016 the Toronto rapper/singer didn’t follow up his SWAVE SESSION release, this year he restarts it and drops 2 … Continue reading Tory Lanez Drops 2 Back To Back Remixes, For His SWAVE SESSION Series.
Earlier this year Toronto’s Yung Tory teamed up with Lil Durk’s OTF and then dropped his debut mixtape Free Dope. Now, a few months after the release of his debut project, Yung Tory is back with a video for his new banger–Dope & Hoes. The visuals kicks off with Tory Facetiming Lil Durk and showing him the video girls that would then be in the video. … Continue reading Yung Tory – Dope & Hoes (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)
Toronto rapper VNCHY makes his first song release since his Eminent EP release earlier this year. The track is called Money Baby and includes production credits from Toronto’s S.L.M.N and Goldenboy. In only a few days the record has picked up a lot of spins and continues to grow. Make sure you give VNCHY’s record Money Baby a listen: Continue reading VNCHY – Money Baby (Prod. S.L.M.N x Goldenboy)
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)
Toronto’s Don Meeno and fellow Giinchy member W5vy Davis sends shots at the choosy bitches and the mans chasing them in this new record Choosy. The chorus is very catchy and W5vy continues to prove that’s something he can do. Meeno handles both the verses for this hot new record. Listen below: Continue reading Don Meeno – Choosy (Ft. W5vy Davis)
Toronto’s ALL.ME or A.M drops the video for his track We Live. The track is on a very similar vibe as his banger Patience and is definitely the flow A.M works best. Check it: Continue reading ALL.ME – We Live (Official Video)