Hip Hop

Teck-Zilla – Joe Jackson Kids

Nigerian-born, Montreal-based producer Teck-Zilla brings us “Joe Jackson Kids”, an instrumental tribute to the Jackson 5. Just when you thought you’d heard every J5 sample, along comes Teck-Zilla. As you’d expect, Michael features prominently in the way of vocal samples but that doesn’t take away from the stonking beats, wonderfully varied in rhythm and texture. …

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Shad – Peace (demo)

Shad previews Peace, a demo off his upcoming album. Drake may be the most well known rapper out of Canada but you should never sleep on Shad. Ever. Since his debut When This Is Over, Shad has been weaving incredible wordplay over some fantastic beats. TSOL was his least album and it’s been three years …

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Potatohead People – Back To My Shit (feat. Frank Nitt)

Canadian producers Nick Wisdom & AstroLogical form a coalition called Potatohead People and drop the funkadelic “Back To My Shit” featuring Frank Nitt. Without doubt one of the funkiest tracks I’ve heard this year. Potatohead People are a collaboration between Vancouver’s Nick Wisdom and Toronto’s AstroLogical and, with help from Frank Nitt, released the superb …

Potatohead People - Back To My Shit (feat. Frank Nitt)
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