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All Canadian, Eh?
2 years ago

All Canadian, Eh?

The air is cool, but the stage is hot as several performers from across the Greater Toronto Area (GTA) and other parts of Canada gather for the ninth chapter of …
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6 God Tony: A Gritty Brag Affair
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2 years ago

6 God Tony: A Gritty Brag Affair

By  •  Reviews, Music

King Louie delivers royal sound on his short, and cynically sweet, new project.

6 God Tony, Louie’s second mixtape release of 2015 acts as a teaser to what many people …
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Three Things This Summer
2 years ago

Three Things This Summer

First things first, my apologies to my readers – I know you have been yearning for the latest release of your favourite column. After being thrust into the abyss affectionately known to me as my summer, I’ve finally been able to sit back, reflect and collect my thoughts on a number of events that have transpired in the sports and entertainment industry. Read More

Drake pairs up with Majid Jordan for smooth results
2 years ago

Drake pairs up with Majid Jordan for smooth results

By  •  Tracks, Music

Drake delivers fans a fresh song in collaboration with alternative R&B duo Majid Jordan, signed to the rapper’s label OVO Sound. Listen with caution – the following track may cause …
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Duru Tha King Swangs In With “SoHo”
3 years ago

Duru Tha King Swangs In With “SoHo”

While Drake is running through the six with his woes, Duru Tha King is rolling with is n*ggas swanging in North Carolina.

The Charolette emcee is currently molding a forthcoming …
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More To Canadian Music Than Bieber, Drake: Ghostface
3 years ago

More To Canadian Music Than Bieber, Drake: Ghostface

Wu-Tang Clan member and hip-hop legend, Ghostface Killah, has been leaving his mark on the game for over two decades now.

Fresh off the release of Sour Soul – his …
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Aubrey’s Ascension
3 years ago

Aubrey’s Ascension

It’s almost sacrilegious, with half a dozen “The Grant Slant” column submissions written to my credit for Urbanology, I have managed to, for the most part, spend little to no time discussing Canada’s most successful hip-hop export. I’m talking about none other than Aubrey Graham, affectionately known as Drake. It’s not that there has been a lack of relevant subject matter to discuss surrounding Drake, however given the recent successes of the Toronto Raptors; I would be remised not to give some attention to the anointed Raptors’ brand ambassador. Read More

Hip-hop & the Junos in 2015
3 years ago

Hip-hop & the Junos in 2015

It took over 20 years, but maybe the tide is changing for urban music in Canada. The Juno Awards are supposed to celebrate the very best in Canadian music and …
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Drake Showcases Skills Other Rappers Should Fear on New Project
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3 years ago

Drake Showcases Skills Other Rappers Should Fear on New Project

By  •  Reviews, Music

When Drake rapped on “0 to 100”, “We already got spring 2015 poppin’, PND droppin’, Reps-up P droppin’, Majid Jordan droppin’, OB droppin’, not to mention me droppin,’” it wasn’t …
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Nicki Minaj can hang with the best of them
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3 years ago

Nicki Minaj can hang with the best of them

By  •  Reviews, Music

In the arena of rap, there isn’t much of a natural gender advantage – you could argue a natural baritone is an advantage, but when you add it up, Nicki …
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