Canadian Label Mainestone Artist, Trekar, Releases “Top Man” Video

MaineStone Entertainment, a label based in Ontario, has been bringing dancehall music further into the forefront in Canadian music. Coming out of Portmore, Jamaica, is... more

Drake Drops the Much-Anticipated “God’s Plan” Video

Drake is known for taking some interesting routes to dropping projects, like posting obscure billboards around Toronto and releasing surprise albums late at night. But... more

Marley Waters
Marley Waters Talks Going Platinum, Bieber Parties, Remy vs. Nicki + more

Stepping out from behind the scenes into the limelight, Marley Waters is the guy you didn't know that you knew. After producing platinum records for Tinashe, spinning at... more

Shalli
#UpNext Toronto Artist, Shalli, Talks Visiting Africa, Touring With Kranium, and more

Starting in Vancouver back in May, Shalli toured across Canada to 9 major cities with dancehall artist, Kranium, and LA artist, Marley Waters for the "We Can" tour. For... more

Kranium
Kranium Talks Jamaican Food, the Key to Happiness, XXL Freshman List + More

His first time in Ottawa was as a supporting act on Tory Lanez 'I Told You' tour and now he's embarking on his own. Two stops before the last city on a 19-date North... more

Swisha T “All I Got” Official Video

As the sun sets on the city, Swisha brings forth some new visuals over what seems to be his redemption song. A major part of the Ottawa rapper's story and musical... more

Juvi Da Gemini Sends a Message With “East” Visual

On the east side, we like it grimy; This brand new visual from Juvi Da Gemini is the embodiment of just that. It's an anthem we've been hearing for the past few months,... more

Obie Trice
Montreal Hip Hop Artist: Bless

On the Ottawa leg of the Obie Trice 'The Hangover' tour, Montreal artist Bless was added to the roster; This being his second time touring with Obie. We took the... more

Obie Trice Speaks On ‘The Hangover’, Outrageous Jay-Z Story, Meek vs. Drake, and more

Photo by: Alexandre Brault for Envy Magazine Photos of Obie Trice Live at Ritual Nightclub, Ottawa, here It’s been three long years since we’ve heard an album... more

Drake’s ‘Hotline Bling’ Official Video

Ever since it hit the airwaves we've... been waiting on a video for so long. Drake's 'Hotline Bling' has been the track of the summer and has been climbing the Billboard... more

“The Beautiful Exchange” – Yours Truly, T.Y.

Hamilton artist, Yours Truly, T.Y., collaborates with Chef Byer to create "The Beautiful Exchange" EP. Released on July 14th, already having received accolades from... more

City Fidelia ft. NDMA ‘4am’

The best nights are the ones that are still going until four in the morning-- partying in the streets after the bars have all closed. Off his brand new album 'A Pisces... more

Rich Homie Quan x Envy Magazine

Before heading to his set at Ritual Nightclub, we caught up with Rich Homie Quan in the lobby of his hotel for a quick chat. We talk about his favourite things about... more

“Picket Fence” Quake Matthews: The Signal

In Canada, we're a melting pot of so many different cultures and walks of life. We're a generation of kids listening to trap music in Guns 'n' Roses t-shirts; It's... more

Tech N9ne x Envy Magazine

Ottawa hip hop heads hadn’t had Kansas City rapper Tech N9ne grace them with his presence since 2012, and last Tuesday during a stop on his Strangeulation Canadian... more

“Safe” Erich Mrak – Produced by PPicasso

Back in December, Erich Mrak began work on his latest song, "Safe", and began filming the video in June; This production has been a long time coming. The kid from... more

“0 to 100 Remix” Artiztik

It's catchup season; Summer is the time to go hard and Drizzy knows this. Since the release of 0 to 100 in June, a few worthy artists have been hopping on the beat... more

Brother Ali x Envy Magazine x WeFam Ent

Brother Ali sits down with D.C. of WeFam Ent for Envy Magazine to discuss the Canadian tour with Shad, his funniest tour moments, advice for up-and-comers, plus... more

“Grease Lightening” Swisha T ft. Johnny Bravo

In possibly one of his creepiest videos, Swisha T-- alongside fellow creep, Johnny Bravo-- Grease Lightening gives an evil portrayal of these 613 rappers. The video... more

“Old As Fuck” Philly Moves

If you saw two 80 year olds walking down the street, filming a rap video, what would you do? Philly Moves blow everyones minds with their way too realistic geezer... more

Pusha T Live in Ottawa: MNIMN Canadian Tour (WYWCM.com)

"One half of The Clipse and G.O.O.D. Music signee Pusha T is on a Canadian tour right now and made a stop in Ottawa on February 1st 2014. Barrymore's Music Hall was... more

“This Town” Alex Silas ft. Bryan Ruckstuhl

Alex Silas is one artist I've come across that I'm unable to put into a box with all the other typical rappers. He's like a... rapping, campfire-song singing, Canadian... more

Charron BET Cypher Verse 2013

If you can't join them, body them. Recently, Charron was denied a spot in the 2013 BET cypher (as promised) as the Freestyle Friday champ. Instead of taking it as a... more

“Freaks and Geeks Remix” Artiztik

We've come across a few "Freaks and Geeks" remixes since Gambino released his original version in 2011, but none we've liked quite like this one. This remix showcases... more

Sawbuck ‘Too Easy’ Official Video

Our good friend and Ottawa rapper, SawBuck, has entered in myfunkvolume.com's 'Don't Fu(n)k Up Our Beats' contest. With some serious bars, SawBuck is giving all the... more

Snak The Ripper x Envy Magazine

Halfway through his White Dynamite tour, Snak the Ripper finally stops off in the capital city-- Ottawa. Envy Magazine sat down with he and his team, Jaclyn Gee and... more

Jadakiss Live at Ritual Nightclub, Ottawa

We've waited a long time for Jadakiss to touch down in Ottawa and it was WELL worth the wait. Kapacity Entertainment gave us one of the most memorable shows of 2012... more

Afrika Bambaataa ft. DJ Illo & Jamez Live at Ritual Nightclub, Ottawa

For 2012's Kapacity x Stamina annual x-mas party, we all got to celebrate the holidays with the legend, the man himself: AFRIKA BAMBAATAA. The crowd was nothing but love... more

“Fork in the Road” Loe Pesci directed by Studio Tree Productions

Loe Pesci "Fork in the Road" Official Video http://www.OGHinduKush.Bandcamp.com First Video off "Expensive Heat Vol 1" Video directed by Zee-bot for Studio Tree... more

Viewer’s Pick: Favourite Interview of 2012

2012 has been incredible for Envy Magazine's interviewers, from Bone Thugs-n-Harmony to Yelawolf, we've been able to bring you words from some of your favourite... more

“F*ckboy” Slightly Famous

SLIGHTLY FAMOUS (Johnny Bravo x Happy Killmore) | "FUCKBOY" Official Video In the minds of Johnny and Happy, a "good idea" is filming an outdoor video after a 2 day... more

Swisha T x Envy Magazine

Envy Magazine/Run 613's, D, sits down with Ottawa's own, Swisha T, at Skye Wear to ask him a few questions about the scene, current projects, upcoming ventures, plus... more

Madchild x Envy Magazine

September 29th brought Tech N9ne and Madchild to the capital city on their Canadian wide tour. Run 613/Envy Magazine rep, D, sat down with the homie to ask him a few... more

DJ Mo Beatz x Envy Magazine

Detroit DJ -- Mo Beatz -- detours from his tour with Big Sean to party with the capital city at Mansion Nightclub presented by Building Blocks Ent. Envy Magazine... more

Big K.R.I.T & Slim Thug Live at Ritual Nightclub, Ottawa

Big K.R.I.T and Slim Thug packed nothing but high energy into their performance at Ritual Nightclub, Ottawa; A stop on their Live from the Underground tour. Check out... more

“Reach for the Sky (Try)” Maestro ft. Classified

If you needed a boost of inspiration today, Maestro and Classified got it on lock. Everything from the uplifting lyrics to the Blue Rodeo "Try" sample off the 1987... more

City Fidelia x Envy Magazine #SMAD

City Fidelia, born in Montreal, raised in Brooklyn, and currently resides in Ottawa, Canada. He began writing and singing at the age of 11, then picked up rapping a... more

Envy Magazine in the cut w/ ONYX

MOVE BACK! The ONYX is here! From NY back to the capital city, Ottawa, Fredro Starr and Sticky Fingaz sit down with Envy Magazine to discuss the state of hip hop, the... more

DJ Premier x Bumpy Knuckles Shoutout Envy Magazine

During the last stop on their Canadian tour to promote their Kolexxxion album, Primo and Freddie Foxxx take a second to shoutout Ottawas very own Envy... more

“Whachu Sayin/Something to Show” Vic NS

"Three letters in the name VIC, but who's countin?" Off his 2011 mixtape How I'm Doing, Vic NS brings us the first video he's ever shot in Guelph, ON, and says "it... more

Yelawolf Shouts Out Envy Magazine

 Back for the first time since 2010 when he toured with Wiz Khalifa, Yelawolf gave another killer appearance in Canada's capital at Ritual Nightclub. Envy Magazine... more

“Basics” Homebased

First single off of the sophomore album "Get Busy" due Summer 2012 Produced by Kane B (SOCAN/ASCAP) All lyrics written and performed by Textstyle & BetaVel... more

Masta Ace x Envy Magazine

After a dope show at Ritual [Ottawa], we got a chance to cut it up with one of hiphop legends Masta Ace. The sit down was intimate and the conversation was great. Check... more

Krayzie Bone of ‘Bone Thugs’n’Harmony’ x Envy Magazine

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“DMT With Joe Rogan” Loe Pesci

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Wish Bone Shouts Out Envy Magazine

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AZ Do or Die II Tour Live at Ritual Nightclub, Ottawa

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AZ x Envy Magazine

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