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DJ Barack Obama - Summer Playlist

What’s Barack Obama getting down to on Summer vacation?

Aug 14, 2015

The web-savvy President shared two Spotify playlists, giving us a glimpse into his vacation (and maybe sex?) listening.

straight outta compton

Using Your Influence: Straight Outta Compton, Dr. Dre and today’s gangsta rap legacy

Aug 14, 2015

The new N.W.A. biopic couldn't be better timed, but it leaves out part of the story.

chilly gonzales chambers

Chilly Gonzales Explains It All

Aug 13, 2015

From his concerts to his Pop Music Masterclass series, the (no longer) self-proclaimed musical genius unlocks what makes great music work.

Exposures - SappyFest X

EXPOSURES: The magic of SappyFest X caught on film

Aug 10, 2015

It's hard to explain the adorable charm of this scrappy Sackville, New Brunswick festival... until you see these photos.

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July Talk’s Leah Goldstein isn’t an actress, but she plays one in Diamond Tongues

Aug 6, 2015

The Toronto singer tells us how she went from playing in a band to playing the lead in a new film, all without ever acting before.

Dr. Dre Compton Detox

15 songs that were supposed to be on Dr. Dre’s Detox

Aug 6, 2015

The release of Compton spells the end of Dre's long-hyped Detox, but it doesn't mean we didn't hear it.

caribana

Here are your 2015 Caribana Anthems

Jul 31, 2015

We've rounded up some of our favourite tracks since last year's festival. Caribbean hitmakers and our faves making homage to the island stars.