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Michie Mee

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Vanessa Heins

Feminist folk, Afrocentric hip-hop and soul, improvised music, live streams and an Ariana Grande dance party – here's what to check out this IWD in Toronto. Read more

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A massive exhibition devoted to Toronto's hip-hop scene is underway at McMichael Canadian Art Collection Read more

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As the Roxanne Shante movie Roxanne Roxanne lands on Netflix, Canadian rapper Michie Mee talks about the pioneering New York emcee's importance in hip-hop history Read more

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City of Toronto

What started as a nod to Canada’s hip-hop founders ended up being a free preview of next month’s OVO Fest – and Drake's surprise appearance was better than any fireworks display Read more

Concert reviews

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Samuel Engelking

Legendary Toronto promoter Ron Nelson, Michie Mee, Dream Warriors, Kardinal Offishall, DJ Mastermind and others on the 100-year-old venue's enduring impact on Canadian hip-hop Read more

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Tanja-Tiziana

"No one wants to hear what this rapper girl has to say. They want to know, 'Okay, who is the black guy in charge of her and then who is the white guy in charge of him?'" Read more

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With his fifth album set to drop Friday, the music icon reminisces about paving the way for Canadian hip-hop and R&B artists, working with a young Rihanna on her demo – and speaks to the local industry's ongoing struggle securing homegrown talent Read more

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