Jake Kivanc

RAP MAP

The Essential Guide to Downtown Toronto Rap

Jazz Cartier, Smoke Dawg, TEA, and more inhabit the shadowy corners of the city core.
Jabbari Weekes
Jake Kivanc
11.20.17
RAP MAP

The Essential Guide to West Toronto Rap

Sean Leon, Pressa, Ebonhi, and more fill out the suburbs and parks of the west GTA.
Jabbari Weekes
Jake Kivanc
Sharine Taylor
11.20.17
RAP MAP

The Essential Guide to East Toronto Rap

Big Lean, Gilla, Leila Dey and more are representing the "Ends" that helped birth the scene.
Jabbari Weekes
Jake Kivanc
Sharine Taylor
11.20.17
Gallery

Marvel At The Greatness of Drake And His CN Tower At This Year's OVO Fest

Remember when everyone chirped Drake for the 'Views' cover?
Jake Kivanc
8.8.17
RAP MAP

The Essential Guide to Toronto Rap

Toronto's rap scene is as diverse as its neighbourhoods and communities so we've made a map to track the best artists coming out of the city.
Jabbari Weekes
Jake Kivanc
5.18.17
Premiere

Toronto’s Bianca Wants To Hide In Every Single Feeling With Debut Track “Missed Calls”

"What I write about in a song doesn't have to be a right now thing, it could be... some kind of feeling I had in-between."
Jake Kivanc
3.27.17
Premieres

Toronto's Gilla Shows Off The Streets of Galloway in New Video "Wrapped Up"

The OVO/Reps Up affiliate rapper talked to us about his new video and pulled no punches when critiquing the state of modern rap.
Jake Kivanc
3.1.17
Premieres

Teddy Fantum’s Debut Project 'HELP ME' Is a Personal Journey Through the Nine Circles of Hell

The Divine Comedy comes back in the form of a mental health-focused rap album.
Jake Kivanc
2.15.17
Interviews

How Teddy Fantum Let His Inner Devil Feed His Art

“Asking for help, in general, is maybe the most vulnerable thing you can do.” - Teddy Fantum
Jake Kivanc
2.10.17
Premiere

Brampton's K. Forest Wants to "LINK" Up In His Debut Video

The Travis Scott collaborator shows us what's like it have a chill night in the GTA.
Jake Kivanc
2.1.17
Premieres

Toronto’s Omari Jabari Counts His “Blessings” With Teddy Fantum and G Milla

Meet the 'Holy Trinity' of downtown Toronto.
Jake Kivanc
1.25.17
we saw this

6LACK and Nav Are Building a Dark R&B Alliance Between Toronto and Atlanta

We went backstage at the singer's sold-out Mod Club show.
Jake Kivanc
1.25.17
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