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Posts By Sadé Powell

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Defying genres, generations
11 months ago

Defying genres, generations

The future of music is unpredictable, but at the same time it’s all around us in the present. Within the realm of urban music right now we’re able to uncover …
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Moto Z: Snap, Jam, Project
12 months ago

Moto Z: Snap, Jam, Project

By  •  Reviews, Tech

As an avid iPhone user, just the thought of an Android device was enough to send an eerie quiver down my spine. Still, when I received Lenovo’s new Moto Z …
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Noel Clarke: Representation Matters
12 months ago

Noel Clarke: Representation Matters

For many of us, the last time we saw writer, director and actor Noel Clarke he was garbed in a navy blue hoodie beaten and bloody at the end of …
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Emerging from Drake’s Shadow
6.5
1 year ago

Emerging from Drake’s Shadow

By  •  Reviews, Music

Prior to the unveiling of his third studio album, P3, Canadian singer, songwriter and producer PARTYNEXTDOOR kicked off the year by helping pen the infectious chart-topping single “Work”. The track …
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Hip-Hop/Soul Integral to NXNE
1 year ago

Hip-Hop/Soul Integral to NXNE

While to many outside the city, Toronto is akin to rapper/singer Drake and his international success, the 6ix has a lavish archive of artists making waves beyond the border. Rappers …
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Amber Rose Aims to Empower
1 year ago

Amber Rose Aims to Empower

Entrepreneur, model and social savvy babe Amber Rose rolls up to the iHeartRadio Much Music Video Awards red carpet in the passenger seat of a lime green Lamborghini, arresting the …
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DJ Rezz: Out of this World
1 year ago

DJ Rezz: Out of this World

It’s late into the afternoon and the first sustained period of sunshine has been bestowed upon the ravers of Ever After Music Festival in Kitchener, Ontario. It’s the final day …
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BOSCO: The ‘Do It Yourself’ Journey
1 year ago

BOSCO: The ‘Do It Yourself’ Journey

BOSCO sits in a room inside Toronto’s Mod Club. Knapsacks and duffle bags crowd the floor around her gold Reebok sneakers as she FaceTimes her mom. She is clad in …
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Skepta Spearheads the Grime Wave
7.5
1 year ago

Skepta Spearheads the Grime Wave

It feels as though the room goes silent for just a millisecond after the commanding sound of a gong chimes through the orchestra of speakers lining the walls of The …
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CMW: 9 Must-See Acts
1 year ago

CMW: 9 Must-See Acts

There are two things that come to mind when planning for Canadian Music Week (CMW): prioritization and time management.

While your average run-of-the-mill annual festival has a lifespan of two …
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