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Daniel Caesar at the Danforth Music Hall

Samuel Engelking

This year's 10 Polaris Prize short list contenders include albums from Daniel Caesar, U.S. Girls, Pierre Kwenders, Jeremy Dutcher, Snotty Nose Rez Kids and more. more

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The Polaris Music Prize long list has been announced for 2018. NOW cover stars U.S. Girls, Daniel Ceasar and Charlotte Day Wilson made the cut and will vie with 37 other Canadian albums for the $50,000 prize. more

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Charlotte Day Wilson and Work director Fantavious Fritz are using their $15,000 Prism Prize money to create a one-time grant for female music video directors. They're also donating a portion of it to a women's shelter. more

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The Prism Prize has announced its 2018 shortlist – the 10 best Canadian music videos of the year. It includes music videos by Alice Glass, Daniel Caesar, Charlotte Day Wilson, Jessie Reyez, PUP and more. more

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Poised for stardom, the Toronto soul auteur wants to help other young women achieve their own self-made success more

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Over 120 jurors chose a longlist that includes many Toronto-centric videos from the Weeknd, PUP, Clairmont The Second and others more

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From vanishing (and reappearing) venues to the Indigenous Next Wave, these are the most fascinating stories we've been following this year more

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Daniel Caesar at Danforth Music Hall

Samuel Engelking

An arena tour feels inevitable, but at the fourth of five sold-out Danforth shows the golden boy kept things intimate and highlighted other hometown talent more

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Our top local releases of the year as voted by NOW’s music critics more

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These are the shows NOW critics are most looking forward to this month more

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Even as details about her identity have emerged, the up-and-coming R&B singer and Daniel Caesar collaborator is keeping the focus solely on her music more

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Samuel Engelking

After last year's retro-pop rebrand, the former Flow radio station will now capitalize on the popularity of local hip-hop and R&B acts such as Daniel Caesar more

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If you couldn't get tickets to the first four, now there's a whopping fifth show from the local singer/songwriter more

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The rising Toronto R&B talent and recent NOW cover star plays guitar and sings on a new song by the Chicago MC more

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From the Horror Master to local pop-artist U.S. Girls, this is going to be a crazy good season for shows more

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“As soon as you sign, you give over your ideas, your potential, to somebody else," says the 22-year-old singer/songwriter. "You’re no longer the big boss.” more

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The rising Toronto R&B and soul musician's debut full-length is a beautiful account of a 20-something falling in and out of love more

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The local scene has all the pieces to become its own mecca of R&B, but it could take some notes from the Brits more

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A recap of the sweltering season's music news and trends in five songs more

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