Tag: hip hop

IDK Preaches His Word to Toronto’s Mod Club

Maryland native IDK isn’t afraid to question the meaning of it all. On his major label debut Is He Real?, the 27 year-old-rapper (born Jason Mills) airs his spiritual struggles front and centre throughout its dense 36-minute runtime. Tackling subjects…

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Noname live at the Danforth Music Hall

If there’s one name in hip-hop you should know for 2019, it should be Noname. Taking the stage at Toronto’s Danforth Music Hall, the packed venue clamored with twenty-somethings itching to see the Chicago rapper impart her unique brand of…

“Extra” EP by J’Moris

Described as “combin[ing] the best of hip-hop, southern rap, dub & modern trap,” the entire 16 minutes found on Texas rapper J’Moris’ Extra EP exist in a space between the future, the past and his own reality. Residing in the same…

Addicted chats with Toronto rapper Patrik about his new Spadina EP

Montreal born rapper Patrik seems to have Toronto on his mind with his latest EP, Spadina. It’s a title that doubles nicely, referencing the street that intersects the city’s Queen West and Chinatown neighbourhoods while also paying homage to his youth….

Kweku Collins at Radio

Though colder nights and shorter days have touched down upon Toronto, the melodic rap and sheer charisma of Illinois native Kweku Collins kept things cooking at Radio (formerly Adelaide Hall). Sporting a mane of dreadlocks, the multi-talented artist glided on…

Ask your #MCM with Leo Vance

This week we are crushing on Leo Vance. Leo is a hip hop artist from right here in Toronto.  He grew up in a musical family; his dad a producer, his mom a singer.  From the age of 13 he started…