After going back to the drawing board to create a distinct dreamy sound for Hip Hop & R&B, Nadia Stone worked with some of Toronto’s most celebrated producers and engineers. The talented songstress unveils the official music video for her first single off Two Birds, One Stone titled “Kandy.” Directed by @88Everything, the visual is set in Los Angeles and finds Nadia parlaying on the beach, in the dance studio and the rest of Lala land’s beautiful scenery. “Kandy” is currently available for streaming on all digital platforms here: https://fanlink.to/Kandy
Allan Rayman unveils the music video for his latest track, “Word of Mouth” as part of a double feature to his previous video release Go My Way. The single has seen continuous success since its release in late 2017. Directed by Steph Verschuren, and conceptualized by Allan, the video was shot throughout his last tour that included stops in Colorado, Utah, Vegas and parts of Europe.
The track perfectly captures Allan’s grunge-leaning sound, which is showcased on his latest EP titled Courtney. The accompanying music video brings to life the ever mysterious and challenging artist, with Allan’s own take on grunge exposed as both eerie yet intoxicating. Watch the “Word of Mouth” video here:
Allan has been consistently praised for his genre bending style, with Billboard commending his ability to, “fuse R&B swagger with hip-hop grit all while spinning compelling stories much like a country artist”. The arrival of the 5-track EP, Courtney on November 10, 2017 follows up the 2017 R&B-leaning LP Roadhouse 01, which focused on Rayman’s dark alter ego. Rayman has racked up an impressive 70 Million+ streams on digital platforms. Allan completed a 35 date tour this past fall with sold out dates throughout the United States, Canada and Europe selling out venues like Commodore Ballroom in Vancouver, The Danforth Music Hall in Toronto, Warsaw in New York City, two back to back nights at Omeara in London and more.
Toronto’s Nanu Alidina brings warm vibes for the winter on his new track “When I’m Gone”: As opposed to a lot of the grimy, bass-heavy and “banger” type tracks Alidina has been recently releasing, he switches it up on his new single “When I’m Gone” (featuring EverythingOShauN) Produced by IISaints. Consisting of a more melodic approach to Alidina’s delivery, the track is complimented by powerful drums, smooth piano chords and ambient samples. Alidina says “I want to be remembered and for my music to last forever, even after I’m gone”.
BIO: Nanu Alidina is a rapper/producer who was born in Toronto, Ontario. For Nanu Alidina, innovation is everything. Since the young age of 9, he has shown a great interest in not only creating music but also producing & completing quality tracks to later on release. This has made Nanu realize that this is the career-path he’d like to pursue. The 23-year-old was born in Toronto, Ontario, and currently travels within the city to pursue his musical venture. From different musical influences including Drake, A$AP Rocky, Kendrick Lamar & more, Nanu Alidina creates a hazy, mysterious aura for himself, fused with a rap-style that ranges from soft & melodic to hard & aggressive but he is always able to maintain the abstract image for himself. Nanu’s most recent work consists of his single “When I’m Gone” (featuring EverythingOShauN) which released Jan. 26th/2018.
“Toronto Hip Hop Artist JellyToofly releases her anticipated single, “Think About.”
Throughout the video, JellyTooFly, responds lyrically to a series of questions often initiated in the subconscious mind that kick-start survival instincts, self-reflection of trials and tribulations and provokes a call to action to address social injustice.
JellyTooFly will be dropping her upcoming album, Patience, coming soon.”
Kaka is a 22 year old artist and producer from Toronto who has been building a buzz with his debut single release “Heroine”. Partnering with Toronto based indie label, GCP, who have a long history in Toronto’s hip hop culture, Kaka’s debut single has been steadily gaining in streams since its release.
The multi-talented artist also co-produced the record with Toronto based producer James Stang. Officially releasing the record via Spotify, Apple Music and Tidal, Kaka is gearing up to release a ton of new content for fans. Generating a buzz with new fans via social media platforms such as Instagram and SnapChat, the record has been organically accumulating streams and growing in strength.
Kaka has now teamed up with director Everything Roses to release the visual treatment for “Heroine”. The video features some trippy visual effects and lets Kaka’s personality shine as he performs the female tribute song to a woman who’s caught his eye.
Be on the look out for new videos and new music coming soon to all stream service providers!
DillanPonders is starting 2018 off happy. Last year was a career high for him, and his most recent project, NO MANS LAND, broke 1,000,000 streams in just a few short months.
To celebrate, and keep fans happy while he works on his next original album, Ponders is releasing the third instalment of his YOU’RE WELCOME remix series, starting with “I SHYNE”.
Though the original was released less than a week ago, Ponders hops on the Carnage produced beat and tears it to shreds. These remixes let him have some fun, and on “I SHYNE” he displays a dizzying flow sounding more like Busta Rhymes than Lil Pump.
Listen to “I SHYNE”, check out YOU’RE WELCOME 3 track list below and look out for the project February 1st!
Hard work always has the most important role to play in everyone’s success, this song is all about glorifying hard work and the payoffs that stem from it. Out of Toronto, Meeno, links with the producer named GodFlow for a sickening and infectious beat. The visual for “Iceland” is dropping in a couple of weeks. In the past, Meeno has worked with Tory Lanez and French Montana.
R&B / Soul-Pop Singer and Songwriter JNYR is back with his new single “No Matter Where” produced by 8 Bars. The Toronto native first arrived on the scene with his widely appreciated debut single “Twenty Ten” late last year now he’s ready to step into 2018 showing his full range of musical capabilities. His debut EP is expected to be released March 2018.
Toronto based Thorobread lays out a smooth flow on an equally mellow beat, that’s simple enough, to let listeners hear his talented word play. The video was directed by Matt Delovino and it doesn’t channel the typical materialistic over indulgent rap video. Instead, it shows Thorobread in his element. Thorobread will be releasing more singles with the anticipation of his full length EP titled “Trust is a Luxury.” Content wise this album will focus on his struggles, current, and future aspirations..
Toronto artists Prince Young and M-Touch unveil their “Sunday To Sunday” music video. A cut off Prince and M-Touch’s Tunnel Vision mixtape, the visual takes place in a church—an apparent parallel to the song’s title. The church represents the medium through which Prince Young and and M-Touch preach to the viewers. For them, “Sunday To Sunday” represents a 24/7 grind of chasing their dreams and staying out of trouble. The record embodies the hustler’s ambition, schooling others about the struggle and what path to take in life.