Northern Flow Phenoms: Toronto’s Hottest New Rappers of 2024

Northern Flow Phenoms: Toronto's Hottest New Rappers of 2024

As the vibrant heartbeat of Canada’s hip-hop scene, Toronto continues to churn out fresh talent, each artist adding their own unique flavor to the mix. In 2024, a new wave of rap sensations has emerged, captivating audiences with their infectious beats and lyrical prowess. Here are the top five hottest new rappers from the Northern […]

Paris Saint-Germain Expands Global Presence with Opening of Toronto Boutique

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Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) continues its global brand expansion with the inauguration of its official store in collaboration with Lids and Fanatics. The new PSG boutique, located at 399 Queen Street W in Toronto, is set to open its doors on December 15th. Visit for more information In partnership with Fanatics, with operational oversight by […]

Drake Says He Has a Big Announcement Coming for Toronto

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Drake has an album flowing through the street in Honestly, Nevermind, spawning bangers and radio hits like “Sticky” and “Massive.” What could be next? We are not sure yet but Drake is scheming. Visit for more information The 6ix God was streaming for Stake when he revealed he has something big on the way, […]

Drake Announces Upcoming Shows In New York & Toronto

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Drake must have some huge news on the way as he just announced upcoming live shows in New York City and Toronto during the latest episode of OVO Sound Radio on Sirus XM, shared by Elliott Wilson via social media on Saturday morning (March 12).  Visit for more information MORE: Report: Drake Is The […]

Toronto Emcee Top5 Charged As Accessory To Murder In January Shooting

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According to a Yahoo News report, Toronto native Hassan Ali, who is better known as rapper Top5, has been arrested and charged in connection to the shooting death of a 20-year-old man last month in Ontario. Visit for more information Top5 has been charged with accessory to murder after the fact for the shooting […]

[WATCH] Drake and Steph Curry Have 3-Point Shootout at Drake’s Toronto Mansion

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Drake invited some very important company over to his personal OVO HQ, better known as “The Embassy,” for a shootout. Visit for more information Well, since the guest was Steph Curry, the Toronto-based mogul still had his hands full in winning in this shootout. Even on the OVO court, Drake was at a disadvantage […]

Toronto Rapper Bvlly Shot Dead on Christmas Eve


Bvlly was shot and killed in a Christmas Eve shooting in Toronto. The 24-year-old rapper suffered multiple gunshot wounds in North Oshawa according to police. Bvlly who’s real name is Jahquar Stewart was pronounced dead at the scene. Visit for more information The “Airplane Mode” rapper dropped his debut LP Made in Austria in […]

Drake Teases Fans With Glimpse of Son Adonis in Rare IG Photo

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He said he’s hiding his kid from the world, not the other way around. Visit for more information Drake took to his Instagram page to post a very obscure picture of his son Adonis rocking his “I Love Daddy” socks. Despite the fact of being so private about his sole heir in the past […]

Four Wounded in Shooting at Toronto Raptors Rally

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The Toronto Raptors celebration has a smear on it as four people were shot and injured at the celebration rally in Toronto, three people were arrested. Visit for more information The rally occurred at City Hall square and was the scene of a section of fans scrambling to avoid gunfire. According to ESPN the […]

Drake Continues to Troll Gucci Mane After Bucks Lost


Drake is having the best time as he enjoys the Raptors’ success. The “We The North” franchise is now making its first appearance in the NBA Finals. The last time the Raptors got close to a NBA Finals berth was in 2001. Unfortunately, Vince Carter missed a buzzer beat against Allen Iverson and the 76ers. […]

KOTD Announces Head I.C.E vs. Chilla Jones Title Match

KOTD Announces Head I.C.E vs. Chilla Jones Title Match

Canada’s King Of The Dot has announced that Boston’s Chilla Jones will challenge Harlem’s Head I.C.E for the KOTD Chain in Toronto at their DECADE event on December 9, celebrating ten years in the game since their humbling beginnings outdoors in late 2008. The title match is certainly a style clash and provides a tough […]

Fan Rushes on Stage While Pusha T Performs in Toronto


Pusha T was performing in Toronto at the Danforth Music Hall with New York music group, Phony Ppl. Visit for more information Pusha’s set was disrupted when a fan tried to rush him on stage, but his security team quickly got on it. The DAYTONA rapper confirmed to The Shade Room that he was […]

King Of The Dot Reaches Ten Years in the Battle Rap Community

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Canada’s premiere battle rap platform, King Of The Dot Entertainment or simply KOTD, celebrates its 10th birthday this week since its first event on 8/8/2008 in Toronto when it was founded by host Organik and RyanPVP. Developing in a grassroots manner like most other major battle rap platforms, KOTD started out physically in the streets […]

Lauryn Hill Shows Up Over an Hour Late at Toronto Show


Lauryn Hill’s fans in Toronto are less than happy with her. Visit for more information Not only did she show up over an hour late, but she only performed for 45 minutes. The former Fugee, who was in Canada for her 20th Anniversary of The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill tour, spent majority of the […]

Noah ’40’ Shebib Announces Commitment To Fight Toronto Gun Violence


Drake collaborator and OVO producer Noah “40” Shebib reacts to the gun violence in his city and decides to make a difference. Visit for more information Noah made a name for himself arguably helping to define Drake’s Billboard-topping sound. However, after recent events in the press, the Nice For What producer and Canadian celebrity wants […]

Toronto, Canada Rapper Smoke Dawg Shot And Killed

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Toronto, Canada-based rapper Smoke Dawg was shot and killed in the city’s Entertainment District about 8pm last night, according to confirmed reports. Visit for more information Two other people, a man and a woman, were both wounded and still listed in critical condition in the same shooting. The alleged suspects in the shooting left […]

Is Pusha T Officially Over His Beef With Drake?


This past weekend at the 2018 Governors Ball, Pusha T treated fans to a live set of his new DAYTONA album. However, one song was mysteriously missing. Visit for more information King Push ruled the American Eagle stage at the festival that took over Randall’s Island, coming fresh off a seemingly flawless victory in his […]

Fatal Shooting Occurs as Man Leaves Drake’s Toronto Restaurant

Fatal Shooting Occurs as Man Leaves Drake's Toronto Restaurant

An event at a Toronto-based restaurant co-owned by Drake ended deadly on Sunday night when Jaiden Jackson, 28, was shot and killed while leaving Pick 6ix. Visit for more information Toronto police report two armed men jumped out of a black Honda Civic and began shooting at him. Jackson ran to an underground parking lot, where the […]

Black Customer To Receive $10,000 From Toronto Chinese Restaurant For Discrimination

A Toronto court has ruled in favor of a man who was racially discriminated against by employees at a Chinese restaurant. Visit for more information Emile Wickham, who is Afro-Caribbean, is set to receive $10,000 Canadian from Hong Shing Chinese Restaurant in downtown Toronto for the violation. The ruling came down on April 18th, but the […]