By: Allison Kugel – One conversation with rapper Rick Ross will have you questioning the definitions of success, wealth and opportunity; how to identify opportunity, how to achieve success and how to maintain it while keeping your soul and bodily faculties intact. Ross, born William Leonard Roberts II, rose to prominence in 2006 with his breakout … Continue reading
By: Staff – The Prism Prize today announced the Top 20 best Canadian music videos of the year, as voted by a jury of more than 120 Canadian music, film and media arts professionals. After viewing hundreds of music videos, jurors selected the Prism Prize Top 20 based on originality, style, creativity, innovation and effective … Continue reading
Photos by: Stephan Ordonez – Hip-Hop artist Drake, who released his fifth album, Scorpion, on June 29th, 2018 via Young Money/Cash Money/Republic, which featured the singles “God’s Plan”, “Nice for What”, “I’m Upset”, “Don’t Matter to Me”, “In My Feelings”, and “Nonstop”, performed at Scotiabank Arena in Toronto last night (Aug. 21st) with hip-hop trip Migos, who released their third album, Culture … Continue reading
Photos by: Johnny Nunez – Lebron James hosted Dwyane Wade’s birthday last night at Drake’s new Pick 6ix restaurant in Toronto. Attendees included Drake, Lebron James, Dwayne Wayde, OVO Chubbs, DJ Charlie B, DJ Meel, Baka Not Nice, Eric Da Jeweler, DJ Steph Floss, Future The Prince, and more. The Cleveland Cavalier athletes were in Toronto for the basketball game versus the Toronto Raptors on January … Continue reading
By: Curtis Sindrey – Toronto has become an essential hub for creativity, and has served as a launching pad for dozens of international superstars like Drake, The Weeknd, Broken Social Scene, Metric, and Pup. Now you have the opportunity to check out some of Hogtown’s most iconic musical assets with the ongoing “Music From People City” exhibition, which … Continue reading
Photos by: Stephan Ordonez – Hip-Hop/Trap artist 2 Chainz, who released his fourth album, Pretty Girls Like Trap Music, on June 16th, 2017 via Def Jam, performed at Rebel in Toronto last night, which featured a special appearance from hip-hop superstar Drake.
Photos by: Anton Mak – The Canada Days concert series celebrated Canada 150 at Nathan Philips Square in Toronto on July 2-3 with performances by Drake, Belly, Dvsn, Roy Woods, and Shad.
By: Staff – The Polaris Music Prize unveiled the 40 albums on this year’s Long List earlier today at the National Arts Centre (NAC) in Ottawa. The 2017 Polaris Music Prize Long List: A Tribe Called Red – We Are The Halluci Nation Alaclair Ensemble – Les Frères Cueilleurs Anciients – Voice of the Void … Continue reading
By: Staff – The Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (CARAS) announced the nominees for the 46th Annual JUNO Awards at a press conference at REBEL Nightclub in Toronto this morning. The Weeknd garnered an impressive five nomination: JUNO Fan Choice*, Single of the Year, Album of the Year*, Artist of the Year, and R&B/Soul Recording of … Continue reading
Photos by: Shahnoor Ijaz – Canadian hip-hop artist PartyNextDoor, who released his second album, PartyNextDoor 3, on August 12th, 2016 via OVO/Warner Bros., performed at Rebel Nightclub in Toronto on November 24th.