July 6, 2:00 p.m; under the scorching heat, Ottawa’s very own City Fidelia rocked the Blacksheep stage at RBC’s 2013 Ottawa Bluesfest with a high energy performance. Accompanied by a live band and DJ Mes, he shared crowd pleasers off his latest mixtape, The Blindspot, such as “Girls Gone Wild” featuring Cashtro Crosby and “Just Gimme The Time”. He also invited Ottawa R&B vocalist Shayna and local artist Freshman to share the stage with him on his new track “Voyage.”
The CapCityHipHop Media Team got a chance to sit down with Brick Squad Monopoly artist Haitian Fresh for an Exclusive Interview while he was on road finishing up The “DRUGS” Canadian tour featuring Brick Squad Monopoly Founder/Artist Waka Flocka, DJ Ace, Toronto’s BSM Artist Lil Skitzz & more of the BSM squad.
On Sunday June 30th 2013, Nationless Mind Records presents Before Kanada: Nationless Nights happening at The Rainbow Bistro on 76 Murray Street downtown Ottawa. There will be music by BlakDenim, MC The Poet, Sean O/G and music by DJ J.E.T.S. There will be art available by Jason Mullins. Doors open at 9pm. Dress Code All Black Everything!! $10 food by Liyana Hospitality. Be There!!
A few months ago on Wednesday, April 3, 2013, Queensbridge rapper Cormega was one of two rappers that were to be welcomed into Canada to kick off the Canadian tour. Long time legend, Large Professor, was scheduled to join forces with Cormega; however, due to his criminal record they denied his entry into Canada, which prohibiting him from taking part in the Canadian tour.
Get ready North America, Toronto’s own hip hop artist Drake will be playing in your city this fall 2013. The Toronto rapper has announced a large tour alongside like-minded road warriors Miguel and Future. The 42 city road trip will kick off in Portland (9/25) and will end in Los Angeles (11/25).
On Saturday June 29th 2013, Diamond Ent. Presents Red, White & Sexy happening at Mansion Nightclub on 400 A Dalhousie & Rideau street downtown Ottawa. There will be a live performance by Ottawa’s own R&B artist Jay Vado, performing his new single “Fired Up”. Don’t miss out!! 19+ I.D. Required.