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Smif-N-Wessun, M.O.P & Lord Finesse Perform at the Sound Academy

Smif-N-Wessun, M.O.P & Lord Finesse Perform at the Sound Academy

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Share On March 10th, Toronto was fortunate enough to have not one but three legendary acts perform at the Sound Academy. The show featured Smif-N-Wessun, M.O.P and Lord Finesse and it was one of

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GZA the Genius Live in Toronto

GZA the Genius Live in Toronto

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Share The legendary GZA blessed Toronto with a live performance at the Opera House on Friday. Wu-heads packed the place to see the living icon spit his ingenious lyrics. DJ Law already had everyone feeling lifted

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Rebirth of Detroit — Dilla Day — February 10th, 2012

Rebirth of Detroit — Dilla Day — February 10th, 2012

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Share J. Dilla is not dead. On Friday, February 10th, the spirit of this legendary figure in hip hop was very much alive in Detroit. The Fillmore was full of love and positive energy

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2012 Grammys RECAP

2012 Grammys RECAP

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Share With the news of the talented Whitney Houston, passing, I swore I would watch the Grammys in its entirety so that I wouldn’t miss ANYTHING!!! All I can say is, there  were a

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Concert Review: Honey Jam “Then & Now”

Concert Review: Honey Jam “Then & Now”

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Share On February 3rd, Canada’s longest-running talent showcase, Honey Jam, hosted a reunion concert at the Harbourfront Centre. For the past 16 years, Honey Jam has provided a platform for some of Toronto’s most

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2011: MOST SLEPT-ON ALBUMS OF THE YEAR

2011: MOST SLEPT-ON ALBUMS OF THE YEAR

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Share As each year passes, there’s a number of albums that go unnoticed, unrewarded and unheard of until years later – if that. “I didn’t know he was making music back then!” Let’s put

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Album Review: The Roots — “undun”

Album Review: The Roots — “undun”

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Share Redford Stephens is dead, to begin with. Just in time for the holiday season, legendary hip hop crew, The Roots, drop their highly anticipated 13th studio album, undun. It is a concept album

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J.Cole brings his “World” to Toronto, premieres ‘God’s Gift’

J.Cole brings his “World” to Toronto, premieres ‘God’s Gift’

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Share When concertgoers, hip hop heads and fans attended The Blueprint III tour in 2009, it’s fair to say that they were all there to witness one of the greats, a champion of sorts

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Miguel — Concert Review

Miguel — Concert Review

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Share  On Sunday September 25th, Jive Records artist Miguel graced the stage of Toronto’s Guvernment Nightclub. Backed by a live  band, who effortlessly glided through electrifying guitar riffs and complicated drum beats, Miguel shined.

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Nas Live at YorkFest…

Nas Live at YorkFest…

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Share Nas backed by Pete Rock for FREE?!? That’s all I needed to hear to make the trek up to York University. YorkFest-Welcome Week is the largest Welcome Week event held on any university

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