Only 30 minutes or so after meeting one another, this year’s Honey Jam line-up of stunning, young female artists is on stage at the launch of the 19th annual event, … Read More
#BigTicket, a monthly hip-hop showcase in Toronto celebrated its two-year anniversary with a packed lineup of its finest alumni performing. It was all love between artists who were embracing each … Read More
Day 1: Finnish rapper Cheek proves great rap comes in all languages
Turku Finland’s renowned music festival broke its record with the most number of attendees the festival has ever … Read More
Boston, Massachusetts hip-hop artist Dutch ReBelle came out to Paul Rosenberg’s keynote at North By Northeast (NXNE) to hear the answer to one particular question. She wanted to get the … Read More
Hip-hop and North By Northeast (NXNE) have not always gone hand in hand.
In 2012, a hip-hop showcase held during the festival was shut down by Toronto police allegedly because … Read More
With banger after banger after banger and some “M-M-M-M-Maybach Music’s” in the cut, Ricky Rozay hit The Guvernment stage this weekend, packing years worth of hits into an hour set … Read More
“Performing here means so much to me. I grew up here,” says a l l i e, beaming.
Dressed simply in a form fitting white baby T and light washed … Read More
Vice Island was the most turnt place to ever exist. Maybe it was the party ferry that scooped up wristband holders from the Toronto docks giving them a 45-minute pre-party. … Read More
Everyone seems to have a different definition of what constitutes the new term out of the Dot: Young Toronto Lord. Age, style, drive, motivation.
“A Young Toronto Lord has to … Read More
Soulful, funky, sexy and electric are all ways to describe the atmosphere inside Toronto’s Hoxton when Kelis brought her tour to town. With a career spanning nearly 20 years, Kelis … Read More