Hip Hop Authority is proud to bring to you “7 in The 6ix”. It’s a weekly publication where you can find out what’s happening in Toronto in regards to the Hip Hop culture. There are so many amazing events happening in the city and it can be hard to keep up with it all. “7 In The 6ix” is your go to spot to find out what’s poppin and where you can find it.
“7 In The 6ix” also represents the rich and thriving Hip Hop culture that Toronto exudes. From the music, whether it’s emcees, producers and DJs, art in the form of graffiti and other aspects, and dance, all elements of the Hip Hop culture are fully represented in this vibrant city. When you see the “7 In The 6ix” logo you will feel the strength, influence and significant contribution that Toronto has brought to the Hip Hop world now and in the future.
7 In The 6ix: April 22nd – April 28th
Kodak Black: Dying To Live Tour – Apr 23 – Rebel – 11 Polson St., Toronto
Kodak Black with Calboy, Sniper Gang and 22Gz.
Tickets available at Ticketmaster.ca.
Trap-Jazz Thursdays with game.set.trap – Apr 25 – Friday Roots and Vibes – 876 Dundas St. W., Toronto
7:00PM – 11:00PM
ALL LIVE MUSIC with guest DJs between and after live sets at the best new joint for soul food in Toronto – FRIDAY Roots & Vibes.
3 live jazz sets between 7pm-11pm each and every Thursday. $5 admission all night$
game.set.trap is a #trapjazz collective of musicians performing soul-jazz arrangements of all hip-hop, trap, and R&B.
Tenor Sax: Evan Porter
Electric Piano: Darryl Joseph-Dennie
Upright Bass: Ben Dwyer
Drumset: Donny Milwalkee
Tap Dancer: Travis Knights
Henny & Hip Hip – Apr 25 – Basso Lounge – 320 Queen St. East, Toronto
Starting April 11th Thursday nights will be lit inside Basso Lounge. Come and join us for HENNY & HIP HOP. Free shot of Henny on us! Playing the best Hip Hop Club Anthems, Trap, Latin, and Ol’school ALL NIGHT!!
Tickets at eventbrite.ca
416: RISE: 7 Year Anniversary – Apr 28 – Artscape Daniels Launchpad – 130 Queens Quay East, Toronto
$30 – $50
R.I.S.E EDUTAINMENT & ARTSCAPE DANIELS LAUNCHPAD
Celebrating the accomplishments and growth of youth and artists in our community. RISE hopes that the annual celebration of 416RISE will mark an important day of recognizing the arts and culture in the city, and one day, throughout the world.
This will be our biggest event yet! You can expect amazing performances, a very special guest and very special announcements from some very big people in the city.
This year, we are honored to present Mumu Fresh, live in Toronto!
Thanks to an NPR Tiny Desk Concert that has so far garnered over 440k views and counting, Maimouna Youssef, aka Mumu Fresh, Global citizen, musical healer, singer, and hip hop artist, demands attention and rightfully gets it. She‘s shared stages and collaborated with music giants such as Sting, Nas, Common, Erykah Badu, Lauryn Hill, The Roots, DJ Jazzy Jeff and many more!
Her powerful fusion of jazz, soul, hip-hop, and R&B with fearless social commentary and life lessons on love and growth is well needed for a magical moment in our city in Toronto.
Other performances will include TRP.P, ADL, Matt Muse, JAYD INK and a very special guest!
Tickets available at eventbrite.ca.
Lil Debbie, Dev Electric – Apr 28 – Lee’s Palace – 529 Blood St. West, Toronto
Tickets available at ticketweb.ca.