wondagurl

Essays

A Guide to Toronto's Dark, Emotional Hip-Hop Sound

"There is raw feeling here, as well as laptop wizardry that few can touch."
Phil Witmer
11.21.17
Internet Exploring

Travis Scott Doesn't Get Half of His Potential Royalties from "Antidote"

Always clear your samples, friends.
Phil Witmer
6.15.17
Holy Shit

Stop Me If You've Heard This One: Juicy J Is Back with "Ain't Fukin Wit Cha"

You say no to feature money, Juicy J can't.
Slava Pastuk
11.9.15
In Memoriam

The Life & Times of Shane Redway

Remembering the Mississauga native who represented Toronto to the fullest.
Slava Pastuk
8.12.15
Interviews

Eestbound Is the Man Behind Travis $cott's "Antidote" and the First Producer Signed to Wondagurl

The Brampton-via-Holland producer talks about the sudden success of "Antidote" and stepping away from Toronto’s signature sound.
Dean Rosen
8.10.15
Holy Shit

Sean Leon Recruits Wondagurl and River Tiber for "This Ain't 2012"

Canadian music can be awesome sometimes.
Noisey Canada Staff
5.25.15
New music

Redway's New Song "Eat" Features a Wondagurl Sample of Capleton's "Slew Dem"

Is Wondagurl the new Timbaland? Does that make Redway the new Missy Elliott?
Noisey Canada Staff
1.29.15
Premieres

Premiere: Tre Capital's New Song "Capo" is a Blend of the North and West Coast

We're premiering a new offering from Tre Capital, and it's produced by Toronto's Sevn Thomas and Daniel Worthy.
Slava Pastuk
10.22.14
Interviews

Wondagurl: Already Graduated

Most people probably think of YouTube as a distraction, but Ebony Oshunrinde saw it as a tutor.
Slava Pastuk
7.9.14
Interviews

Redway: Two Steps Ahead

The Mississauga rapper may be 25, but he's been rapping for almost 10 years. He explains his early days in Toronto, the Mic For Your Life competitions, his "TDotWire Freak" success, and how he met Wondagurl.
Slava Pastuk
5.6.14
Premieres

PREMIERE: Redway Heats Up With "On Fire" Video

The talented Toronto lyricist is back, and this time he's brought along stunning visuals and a beat from musical prodigy, Wondagurl.
Noisey Canada Staff
4.1.14