The grammy’s is known for not only it’s red carpet glam but as well as the the musical talent awarded for several different artists and genres. For years hip hop has had a rebellious reputation. Artists such as the legendary Tupac Shakur, struggles to receive a positive light for their music. The media tended to focus more on the “gangster lifestyle” opposed to the message … [Read more...] about Hip Hop making a move at the Grammys!
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Artist of the week- Childish Gambino Our Artist of the Week this week was Donald Glover also known as Childish Gambino, he is an artist in every sense of the word. He is talented, not only in music, but also with his acting, and stand-up. Everything that he puts work in on turns out to be great and it is no surprise how replayable and great we find all of his … [Read more...] about The Rap Up Episode 27
Childish Gambino “Atlanta” Season 2 This week on the show we discussed how Donald Glover, or better known by his rap alias Childish Gambino has us eager to tune in for the second season of the show “Atlanta”. The season 2 premiere will be on March 1st at 10pm on FX. We discussed how the first season of the show transferred the hip hop/ rap industry on to television media. … [Read more...] about The Rap Up: Episode 26
Drake most streamed Spotify artist of 2017 Toronto’s own Drake has been named the most streamed artist of 2017 with over 6 billion in 2017 alone. Drake’s high amount of streams can be attributed to the release of his playlist More Life as well as a number hit singles. Drake also has many older albums and song that remain in the libraries of hip hop heads and regular music … [Read more...] about The Rap Up: Episode 25
Killy Toronto just keeps coming and dropping music with brand new artists. If you need a bit more Toronto touch from an upcoming artist, make sure to check out the one and only, Killy. You might've heard his new track "No Romance" and "Distance" as it's been hitting the charts and as well as everyone's playlist. The Toronto artist released one of his hit tapes, "Underground … [Read more...] about The Rap Up Brantford: ARTISTS YOU’LL HEAR ABOUT IN 2018