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: March 11th – March 17th
A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie With Don Q – Mar 12 – REBEL – 11 Polson St., Toronto
General Admission Only
Support: Don Q, Trap Manny
This is an ALL AGES event / 19+ mezzanine.
Valid photo ID required for mezzanine access.
Tickets available at ticketmaster.ca
Trap-Jazz Thursdays With game.set.trap – Mar 14 – 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
with selections from…
2 Chainz, Anderson .Paak, Ariana Grande, Big Sean, Bryson Tiller, Busta Rhymes, Cardi B, Childish Gambino, Daniel Caesar, Drake, Fetty Wap, Frank Ocean, Jidenna, Kanye West, Kendrick Lamar, Lil’ Wayne, Omarion, Rich Homie Quan, Schoolboy Q, Tory Lanez, Travis Scott, Wale, and more… #TRAPJAZZ
Cy Youngs & Moodset – Mar 15 – Burdock – 1184 Blood St. W., Toronto
$8 in advance, $10 at the door
Doors at 9 p.m., Show at 9:30 p.m.
Tickets available at eventbrite.ca
THE CY YOUNGS
A quintet playing modern instrumental jazz/hiphop fusion, with flairs of indie rock. Playing all original music, the compositions consist of dynamic changes and lovely melodies
Drums- Mackenzie Clugston, Sax/flute – Stefan Haynes, Trumpet- Max Forster, Bass- Tal Davidson, Keys- Alexa Belgrave
A jazz and R&B collaborative project comprised of Alexa Belgrave (keys), Jacqueline Teh (vocals), Madeleine Ertel (trumpet), Caleb Klager (bass), and Mackenzie Read (drums), all of whom are students and alumni of U of T’s jazz performance program. They have hosted Jazz + R&B Jams and performed at various venues in Toronto, fostering a sense of community among jazz and pop/R&B musicians. They have also been featured in the 2017 World of Jazz Festival in Brampton. Moodset aims to create a vibrant atmosphere with an emphasis on the creation of original music and soulful sounds. With their own individual blend of jazz-informed techniques, R&B vibes, and memorable melodies, they attract and engage listeners across all genres and levels of musicianship
We Love Hip Hop Live Podcast – Mar 16 – Yongesterdam Lounge – 529 Yonge St, Toronto
3:00PM – 6:00PM
We Love Hip Hop will be doing a live version of the podcast. 50% of the proceeds will be going to the family of our fallen brother Jahmal “JLive” Stephens. Come through and smoke 1(Or 10) with us while watching us conduct the podcast live! Live Q&A included. Live Smoke & Mirrors segment and interviews of artist who are in attendance and more!!
Tickets available at eventbrite.ca
Heartbreaka – Mar 17 – TOYBOX – 473 Adelaide St W, Toronto
Ambsdrgold Presents: Heartbreaka, Young Fingaprint, Summer Song, J Reyez