Drake Brings Out Meek Mill in Boston

It's been an interesting few weeks in the name of rap beef, to say the least. Following an apology from Kanye to Drake came another public beef-squashing between Drake... more

Mac Miller
Rapper Mac Miller Dies at Age 26

After a public, troubling few months for Pittsburgh rapper, Mac Miller, it has all come to a devastating end after being found unresponsive in his San Fernando Valley... more

Drake Releases “In My Feelings” Music Video

It's a track you might have initially overlooked during your Scorpion listening party, but now you can't imagine skipping over. Drake's "In My Feelings" track... more

Birdman Cash Money Documentary
Birdman’s ‘Before Anythang: The Cash Money Story’ Documentary Has Been Released

    Despite being surrounded by a negative media frenzy lately for allegedly not paying his artists, Bryan 'Birdman/Baby' Williams has built an... more

Ottawa Bluesfest Full Lineup Was Announced and it’s a Banger

The most anticipated list in Ottawa has just been released: the Bluesfest lineup. Every year, we twiddle our thumbs for a whole year in hopes that we're going to see who... more

Room 104 Opens in Ottawa’s Byward Market

Ottawa is generally known as a "sleepy" city but we're constantly stepping our game up to prove the haters wrong.This past weekend, a brand new club opened in "the... more

Drake OVO Fest 2017
Drake Announces Album, Squashes Beef with Tory Lanez at OVO Fest

It's been 8 years since OVO Fest became a staple for Caribana weekend in Toronto. Last night, Drake placed another successful one at Budweiser Stage under his... more

Migos Ottawa
Migos Sparks Debates and Questions About Hip Hop’s Place at Ottawa Bluesfest

Usually rappers are late, it's just the nature of artists in general, so it wasn't a shocker that 30 minutes had passed and Migos were still not on stage. Much to... more

DVSN Don't Choose
Toronto RNB Duo DVSN Releases New Song ‘Don’t Choose’

After Drake released his new track 'Signs' at SS18 Louis Vuitton show, OVO Sound co-founder Oliver El-Khatib promised more music from the label. Keeping true to that... more

Drake Signs
Drake Premiers New Song ‘Signs’ at Paris Fashion Week With Louis Vuitton

For a while there, it felt like Drake was putting out a new track every hour and dropping a new album every week. With his last 22-track project, 'More Life', he managed... more

Mobb Deep Rapper Prodigy Passes Away at 42

One of the two members of the legendary rap duo, Mobb Deep, has passed away today at the age of 42. While the cause of death is unknown, Prodigy had battled with sickle... more

Afrika Bambaataa Removed From Zulu Nation As Leader

It's been a shocking couple of months for the hip hop community as molestation allegations have surfaced against Zulu Nation leader, Afrika Bambaataa. Back in March,... more

Afeni Shakur, Mother of Rap Legend Tupac, Passes Away

Authorities have reported that, after being rushed to the hospital from her home and more than an hour of trying to revive her, Afeni Shakur has passed away this... more

“Put Some Respeck On It” Birdman Cartoon Parody

The internet still hasn't let up on Birdman and we think it's hilarious. During a Breakfast Club interview, the Cash Money mogul went off on the hosts Charlamagne (whom... more

Drake Views
Drake Unveils ‘Views From the 6’ Album Art

We've been waiting for it forever and now it's just 5 short days away. This Friday, April 29th, the world will hear the highly anticipated project that Drake has... more

Slim Jesus Causes Snatching Spree Across Canada

WARNING: Slim Jesus side-effects include the strong urge to snatch the f*ck out of people. Video by: whatthehype.ca It's been a bad week in Ottawa for Slim... more

Sean Price (Heltah Skeltah) Dies at 43

Waking up to the news of another lost legend is not quite what the hip hop world expected today. Sean Price, of Heltah Skeltah and Boot Camp Click, reportedly passed... more