Hey Golden Hawks, it's Dj Kayles coming to you with another recap of this week's episode of The Jam. This week I tried something new, playing newer hip hop songs that we've never really played on the show before. Since I was the only one on the show this week, I had more creative control and played an array of hip hop songs I know listeners may find good. I played everything … [Read more...] about After Class – The Jam ep. 20
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
Artist of the week Big Sean This week we talked about Big Sean and his cemented place in the discussion of the contemporary rap game. Sean Don’s latest albums have done the numbers and have brought in a serious rap following for the Detroit artist. We discussed which of Sean’s albums/ tape were the best and came to the consensus that “Dark Sky Paradise” was our favourite. … [Read more...] about The Rap Up: Episode No. 21
"They say you gotta sell it to snatch the Grammy" Well Chance, you proved them wrong. In case you missed this years Grammy celebrations, The Rap Up has you covered. Perhaps the biggest story of the night for the Hip-Hop community is that Chance the Rapper took home a total of three Grammy's for "Best New Artist", "Best Rap Album", and "Best Rap Performance". After a … [Read more...] about The Rap Up: Episode No. 16
Wudduupp friends?! Hope all is well in school-land. Over here in radio-land we have been busy. Apologies for not being on the web in a minute but we are back now with that real real. We are going to recap you on the past three weeks. Get ready, this may take you a while. Three weeks ago we had a few friends on the sho. TJ and Rafey from our very own newspaper, The Cord, came … [Read more...] about Where We Been At?