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Tech N9ne has been doing his thing for a long time, putting out music for his fans and touring. He is one of the hardest working emcees in Hip Hop, doing the independent label thing. He doesn't need big label money or support to be successful. He has created an empire on his own that is thriving and he has...
Toronto's Wondgurl may be young, but that doesn't stop her from making banging beats and working with some of the biggest names in Hop Hop. She won the Battle Of The Beat Makers competition in Toronto and has never looked back. She took her turn at Rhythm Roulette, heading to record store "Rotate This" in Toronto to select her three...
  Istandard made a stop in Toronto for their legendary Producer Showcase. They put on these events all over the US and Canada where producers submit music and get selected to have their music played at the event for successful producers who have made tracks with the hottest artists in Hip Hop. Winners of the regional events get to compete...
Vince Staples is an emcee that is fast on the rise. The Long Beach native recently released his second EP "Primma Donna" August 26, giving his fans more of his unique style of Hip Hop. He came through to see Funk Flex and dropped some rhymes. Vince has some big shoes to fill as he steps up on the...
Kaytranada has been making huge waves as of late. His album "99.9%" has been met with a lot of praise and acclamation, winning the Polaris Prize, an award for best Canadian album of the year. I had a chance to see him perform live at the "MNFSTO Day 9 Concert" and he really was amazing. He has produced for...
Pro Era member Nyck Caution has been relatively quiet since the release of his popular mixtape "Disguise The Limit" in February. He has released a new track titled "Eyes Closed". It has a calm, low key feel to it. The piano adds a delicate touch to the beat. Alex Mali brings soft vocals to the beat produced by Freddie Joakim....
Toronto's very own Tory Lanez has been making his presence felt in the Hip Hop world. From his project "New Toronto" to his most recent release "I Told You", he is getting a lot more attention and is not slowing down releasing music to feed the demand for his unique style. He released a new track called "Blue Jays Season"...
Georgia's CyHi The Prince is a real flame spitter who is now starting to get the recognition he deserves. Since signing to Kanye West's G.O.O.D. Music label, he has had more exposure, appearing on Kanye's "My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy" in 2010 and the label's compilation "Cruel Summer" in 2012. He has also released various mixtapes that have helped...
Big K.R.I.T . has been unleashing fire for years, as and emcee and a producer. He took a stab at the legendary Rhythm Roulette and gave us a taste of what he can cook up on the fly. The ATL hit maker went to an Atlanta record store to find the ingredients for his track. That first sample he plays...
It's surprising how a beef between The Game and Meek Mill has spurred into a full on beef with Beanie Sigel and Meek Mill. What started from a chain snatching incident involving Sean Kingston and some alleged snitching by Meek on The Game's entourage has now pit 2 of Philly's most beloved emcees against each other. After the Game released...