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The French hip hop band Scarecrow will be making a rare appearance in New York City this summer. The Toulouse based outfit combines English and French raps over “blues hip hop” live music, an homage...

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SASKATOON – Recording artist Lindsay Knight has dedicated her career to helping young people dream big and stay true to themselves. Her career, however, didn’t come without a struggle. Knight’s early years were marked by...

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  Dj LaJedi Detroit✭Universal Dj LaJedi ✭ Minister of Sound ✭ ELAvator of Frequencies ✭ STARFLEET Representing Detroit to the Uni: Musician, Producer, Dj, Student, Servant to Spirit. Over 6 years experience supporting emcees in...

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Global Hip Hop – Best of 2014

February 1, 2015 | Comments

From the thousands of hip hop releases worldwide in 2014, we listened to about 250 of the most popular and recommended ones. With so many great albums, this was an especially tough year. Check the...

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AMERICA by IAN KAMAU x BIG SPROXX Toronto-based artist Ian Kamau writes: There is a crisis in America. This crisis began with the first European settler encountering the indigenous people of the land; the First...

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SXSW 2014: Guide to Global Hip Hop

March 11, 2014 | Comments

This week begins the largest music conference, SXSW (South by Southwest), in Austin, Texas. For those who have made the trek to go sleepless to see a million bands, he is a guide to the...

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From his freshly released album Unseen Armada comes Toronto’s Fortunato with his brand new video “Stop It” featuring Juno nominee Ghettosocks and producer Fresh Kils. The boys can be seen speeding through time in some trippy visuals directed by...

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Hip-Hop’s Aboriginal Connection

January 3, 2014 | Comments

At the entrance of a new exhibit at Montreal’s Musée d’Art Contemporain, visitors are greeted with a red neon glow and a ping-pong of sounds. A dubstep groove thumps. A high-hat skitters. A pow-wow chant...

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The folks at 8track Radio have cooked up a nice mix of Canadian hip hop including some real gems from the last decade from Classified, Sweatshop Union, Moka Only, and many others. If you haven’t...

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Montreal’s punk-hip hop Art Cons (with MCs BK and Butta) display humor in this catchy song “Satana” from their album Articulate Conception. Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Art-Cons/104590572937233...

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