Wednesday, August 31, 2011

5th Annual Manifesto Festival

What's going on...

Manifesto, Toronto's annual hip hop festival is here again.
Sept 15th - 25th
The flyer clearly outlines what's really good, but if you want a full rundown of the festivities check out

Tuesday, August 30, 2011

That Brotha Lokey - Then & Now – The Prologue

Free Chunes...

Mixed by DJ Agile. Nice.

Die-Rek - Remember

Free Chunes/Rap Mega City...

Another dope single from a dope album and now a dope video. The entire album available for free as well.

Monday, August 29, 2011

Theo3 - Ari Gold (prod. MoSS)

Free Chunes/Rap Mega City...

Theo's flurry continues...

Saturday, August 27, 2011

DJ Mensa presents "Babygirl: An Aaliyah Retrospective"

Mix... Tape!

Commemorating the 10 year anniversary of the loss of one of America's sweethearts...
-Right Click and "Save Link As" to download-

BTHHS 11.08.26 - 105.5 Live! With Special Geusts: Fineprint

Frineprint, guest star with a live on air performance!

A magical experience from beginning to end, as Fineprint was flawless and the whole family was in the house to enjoy it. Truly, one of the best shows ever.



DJ Khaled - I'm On One f. Drake (Hot 97 Summer Jam)
Kardinal Offishal - Ol' Time Killin part 2 (Anywhere) (Flow Summer Jam)
k-os - I Wish I Knew Natalie Portman f. Saukrates (CBC Hip Hop Summit)
Maestro - Let Your Backbone Slide f. Shad & k-os (CBC Hip Hop Summit)
Mos Def - Boogie Man (Paris)
Kanye West - Jesus Walks (Dave Chapelle's Block Party)
Alicia Keys - Love It Or Leave It Alone f. Mos Def & Common (Brooklyn Academy of Music)
Michie Mee - Jamaican Funk (CBC Hip Hop Summit)
Gangstarr - Code of the Streets (Austria)
Big L - Ebonics (The Tramps)
LL Cool J - Mama Said Knock You Out (MTV Unplugged)
Nicki Minaj - Moment For Life f. Drake (106 & Park)
-What's Going On-
Fineprint - Ashby



Fineprint Live Performance:
Greener Pastures
For Your Love
Wish I Could
La Ti Da
Puerto Rico

Adelle - Turning Tables
Theo3 and Scam - Love (Close Enough) (prod. Scam)
Kanye West - Gorgeous f. Kid Cudi & Raekwon (prod Kanye West, No ID & Mike Dean)
Unknown Misery - Empty Handed Warriors (prod. Rumplestiltz)
J.Shiltz - Gimme That Flow pt 1 (prod. Lancecape)
J.Shiltz - Gimme That Flow pt 2 (prod. Lancecape)
Sean Prominent - Sugar Free f. Mickey Ital (prod. Brotha Soul)
Wio-K - Scarlight f. Tue Track (prod. Tue Track)

Friday, August 26, 2011

Spek Won - Adjoa (A Rexdale Love Story) f. Muhsinah

Free Chunes...

Another fresh dub from Spek Won. Shouts.

Thursday, August 25, 2011

Tuesday, August 23, 2011

The Academy + The Cypher Present: J-Live

What's Going On...

*Contest Alert!*  (Contest now closed)

Alright, so we are giving out two pairs of tickets to the Toronto J-Live Show. One can be won by listening to the last BTHHS podcast, the other can be won by commenting on this post. Comment and let us know who's prophetic quote is sampled on J-Live's "Practice". First to do so correctly wins. (be sure to leave ur email addy)

The Show is still going on tho! Enjoy Tdot!

The Wonder Years, Sunday Aug 28th


Sound Supremacy Entertainment would like to proudly announce the screening of “The Wonder Year” as a part of the “Battle of the Beat Makers 2011: Producer Retreat”. Come join Grammy Award Winning producer 9th Wonder, film director Kenneth Price and Woodie White from L-R-G for the EXCLUSIVE Canadian screening premiere of “The Wonder Year”. Presented by L-R-G in association with Sound Supremacy Entertainment and Urbanology Magazine. This is a Canadian exclusive one-time screening that you do not want to miss! A brief introduction before the film and a Q&A session after with 9th Wonder and Kenneth Price will take place.
Very familiar with the grind producers have to endure to make it in the industry. 9th was tapped to produce on Jay-Z’s “The Black Album”, three songs for the R&B super group Destiny’s Child on the album “Destiny Fulfilled”, Mary J. Blige for the “The Breakthrough”, Erykah Badu’s “Honey” and Ludacris’s “Do The Right Thang”, and will also be working with Drake on his sophomore album. 9th Wonder signs on as a special guest judge, panelist and keynote speaker at the Pro Audio Conference during the Battle of the Beat Makers: Producer Retreat.
Event: 9th Wonder “The Wonder Year” Canadian Exclusive film screening (In person Q&A with 9th Wonder & Kenneth Price)
Date: Sunday, August 28th, 2011 | Time: 6:30pm – 8:30pm
Location: The Royal Theatre (608 College Street, Toronto)
Ticket Price: $20 (Bonus: Access to after-party)
After Party
Time: 10:30pm - 2:30am
Location: Pacha Lounge (1305 Dundas Street West, Toronto)
Sounds by: Stylus Award-winning DJ P-Plus, and an exclusive set by 9th Wonder himself.
Film Synopsis:
A year in the life of CEO, NAACP ambassador, Duke University professor, husband, father, son and Grammy Award winning producer 9th Wonder. The film follows one of soul music’s most dynamic figures, from his childhood home to late nights in the studio and everywhere in between. Featuring: Drake, DJ Premier, DJ Green Lantern, J. Cole, Murs, Phonte, Sha Money XL, Young Guru, The Alchemist & more.
Tickets Available at:
Play De Record (357 Yonge Street, Downtown Toronto)
LiveStock (116 Spadina Ave., Downtown Toronto)
Broadway Fashion (Scarborough Town Centre)
2Lined Hut (Malvern Mall)
Broadway Fashions (Square One Mall, Mississauga)
XTC Fashions (Shoppers World, Brampton)
Essence Hair Studio (48 Harwood Ave. South, Ajax)
For information and to purchase advance tickets online, please visit:
For All Media Inquiries & Interview Requests:
George Edwin | Media Relations
Sound Supremacy Entertainment


BANG!!!Not only is BCC gon be droppn some classic ish we got The Mighty Monolith LIVE ON STAGE !!! SERIOUS !!!! Big Up Promise and Richie Sosa also on the bill Cant miss this one!!!

Motion - Graf

Rap Mega City...

A T-dot Pioneer, still breaking ground. Motion's latest spoken word joint.

Frankie Payne - Hard Headed f. Fire Kid Steenie

Free Chunes/Rap Mega City...

The Freedom Writers are working. Big up Frankie and download the new chune here.

Tona - Break Off f. Richie Hennessey (prod. Rich Kidd)

Free Chunes/Rap Mega City

Toner is really pumping out the content at this point, that means the album should be crazy! Anyhow, download the DJ Pack for this one here.

Saturday, August 20, 2011

BTHHS 11.08.19 - A Plethora of Hip Hop Headz f. DJ Combo

H3 is in the house to discuss J-Live coming to town, DJ Combo puts it down, Spontigalo and Jake are after the crown and Mr. Grumpy as always is profound with the big movements. By the way, listen to this podcast (fron to back) and you WILL win tickets to the J-Live show.



T-Dot's Tightest
Theo-3 and Scam - Love (Close Enough)(prod. Scam)
Ron Dias - Won't Budget f. Rich Kidd, Wolf J and O'Sound (prod. Rich Kidd)
Sep - Nuh Fren f. Wio-K (prod. Kahn Soulo and Sep)
Humble the Poet - HIStory (prod. KinG!)

The Big Bundown part 1. -  DJ Combo
The Delfonics - Ready Or Not, Here I Come
Fugees - Ready or Not
Pharcyde - Passing Me by
112 - Only You f. Biggie
Bill Withers- Just the Two of us
Bobby Caldwell -Open Your Eyes
Common - The Light
Don Randi - The Fox
Black Star- Respiration ft. Common
Marvin Gaye & Tami Terrell - Your All I Need
Mary J Blige & Method Man - Your all I need (Puffy Mix)
Bobby Caldwell - What You Won't Do For Love
Tupac - Do For Love
Mos Def - Ms Fat Booty
Jay-Z & Kanye West - Murder Excellence
Jay-Z & Kanye West - Otis f. Otis Redding
Jay-Z- A Million

-What's Going On-



J-Live - Feel Like Spittin' f. Evil Dee
J-Live - The Upgrade f. Oddisee & Posdanous
J-Live - Poetry In Motion
J-Live - Talk About
J-Live - Braggin' Writes

The Big Bundown part 2 - Dj Spontaneous
Frank Nitt - L.O.V.E. feat. DJ Quik & J.Black (prod. Terrace Martin)
Smif N Wesson & Pete Rock - That's Hard f. Styles P & Sean Price
Randome Axe - The Hex (prod. Black Milk)
Wio-K - Boom Style Fresh (prod. Tranzformer)
Common ft. Nas- Ghetto Dreams (prod. No I.D.)
Common - (Lately) I've Been Thinking f. Sean Lett
Channel Live - Mad Izm f. KRS-One
Mad Skillz - Nod Factor (prod. The Beatnuts)
Da Bush Babies - Remember We
Mic Geronimo - Unstoppable (prod. Pete Rock)
Kardinal Official -Breakdown (Keep Moving) f. Denosh
Down To Erf - Learn To Earn (prod. Erf Productions)
Mr. Roam - Psyko-Nitro (prod. Mr. Roam)
Choclair - 21 Years (prod. Day Productions)
Casual - I Didn't Mean Too
MC Fubb - In The Face of No Agreement (prod. Noyz)

KJ - Just Sometimes

Free Chunes...

Just Sometimes you like to wake up to find new dubs from KJ...

(orignal by The Stuyvesants)

Friday, August 19, 2011

Fresh Arts Reunion

What's Going On...


FRESH ARTS PANEL: hosted by J-Wyze
Appearances by Thrust, Motion, Lillian Allen & Orin
Issacs and Shi Wisdom

August 21st

Panel 6-8 p.m.
Showcase 8-11 p.m

DJs DTS from the Masterplan Show & DJ Jake D'Snake from the Bigger than Hip Hop Show
Dazzling Lounge, 291 King st. W

Toronto's past to it's future. If you don't know about Fresh Arts, it was the idea that lead to the Remix Projects and Nia Centres of today. For more info check out The Nia Centre for the Arts.

Tuesday, August 16, 2011

Phat Tony and Theo3 - The 2 WEEK EP

Free Chunes/Rap Mega City...

Bonus! It's free now, although the dollas originally went to a cause. Regardless, love this song/EP (download the whole thing for free) and the video is mad cute! Yes, I said cute. Song by Theo, beat by Phat Tony, video by Theo.

Humble The Poet - HIStory (Prod. KinG​!​)

Free Tunes...

A little taste of dope.

J-Live - The Live Identity Mixtape

Mix... Tape!

J-Live puts out a mixtape... a REAL mixtape, with actual mixes, featuring an anthology of his joints. Download it, get familiar, and get ready for his show in Toronto on Aug 25th...

24 Carat Tuesdays w/ Special guest Bozack

What's Going On...

Every Tuesday Night

24K is proud in having back one of our homies BOZACK! With DJ SERIOUS out of town it will be KAEWEEZY & BOZACK who will be supplying ya'll with that HIP HOP and FUNK you need to start your week off right!

BENZO & HEISTDRO will be your hosts for the night!


Tuesday night hip hop weekly... you know it's dope. Birthday Shouts to the homie Bozack! Clack Clack!

Saturday, August 13, 2011

BTHHS 11.08.12 - It's Ok

Even if things don't go you way, worry not, It'll be OK.



The Real Frequency - Rock For You f. IRS & Promise (prod. Tone Mason)
Relic & Omslaw - My Life f. Marvel (prod. Relic)
Progress - Spark Your Brain (Nottz)
Common - Ghetto Dreams f. Nas (prod. No I.D.)
Promise - Change f. Probz, Supastition & Royce The 5'9 (prod. DFS)
Nas - Nasty (prod. Salaam Remy)
9th Uno - Fast Livin' (prod. Thought Product)
Ski - Word, Sound, Power, Energy (prod. Phat Tony)
Smash Brovaz - Whatchu Need  f. Blake Carrington (prod. Junia T)
Roach Uno - Take Me Higher f. Grimace Love & Wio-K (prod. Wonder Productions)
-What's Going On-



Audio Two - Many Styles
Michee Mee - On Da Mic
Mc Lyte - Cha Cha Cha
Rah Digga - Made MC (prod. Rich Kidd)
Elzhi - One Love f. Will Sessions & Eternia
Wu Tang - Laced Cheeba f. Sean Price & Trife Deisel (prod. The Revalations)
Crooked I - Mr. Porter meets Mr. Pigface f. Mr. Porter (prod. Mr. Porter)
Ghost Doom - Victory Lap (prod. MF Doom)
Wu Block - Wu Block (prod. RZA)
Sep - Nuh Frenn f. Wio-k (prod. Black Cat)
J Shiltz - Louder f. Grimace Love & Notlam (prod. Kev Brown)
Nish Rawks - Bring It Back (prod. Lancecape)
The Roots - Distortion to Static (prod. The Roots)
Krs 1 - Higher Level (prod. DJ Premier)
Nas - The World Is Yours (Q-Tip Remix)
Alex Dimes - Green (prod. TymE aka ECP)

Friday, August 12, 2011

Mindbender in Ghana - I Can ~ Making Dreams Come True with the Childrens

Bigger Than Hip Hop...

Adi "Mindbender Supreme!"... Brapp! Brapp! Brapp Brapp Brapp! Bom!

Black Daddies Club 2nd Annual Family Picnic

What's Going On...

Saturday, August 13 · 12:00pm - 7:00pm

Orono Park (east of Bomanville)
1000 Princess Street
City of Clarington

Shout out to the fams Brandon Hay for continuing to do God's work and build the ideal of family in our communities!

Check out the Event Page for details and bus schedules.

Thursday, August 11, 2011

Let-Go Expo 2011 "Re-imagine Your Reality"

What's Going On...

Mississauga holdin' it down for the B-Boys and the Writers. This time we got a festival geared towards the "forgotten" elements of hip hop. Going down this Saturday and Sunday.

For more info check out their Facebook page.

Tuesday, August 9, 2011

Monday, August 8, 2011

Saturday, August 6, 2011

BTHHS 11.08.05 - The Band is Back

Jake & Grumpy put it down like old times...



The Real Frequency - No Regrets f. Frankie Payne, Kardinal Official & Kim Davis (prod. T.R.A.C.K.S.)
King Reign - Money f. Saukrates & Kardinall Official (prod. Boi-1da)
Die-Rek - Remember (prod. Die-Rek)
HighDef - Don't Do It (prod. Lyve)
Shi Wisdom - Love Speak f. KJ (prod. Burd N Keyz)
Promise - The Wake (prod. E. Jones)
DJ Jazzy Jeff & Ayah- Notorious (prod. Jazzy Jeff)
DJ Jazzy Jeff & Ayah-One Life ft. Tona (prod. Jazzy Jeff)
Theo 3 & Scam- Love (prod. Scam)
SKI- 4Ever young (prod. JReal)
-What's Going On-



Buy Dis Album: Die-Rek - The Diversion Project
Jay-Z & Kanye West - Otis f. Otis Redding (prod. Kanye West)
Jay Electronica - The Anouncement f. John F Kennedy
Theo3 - I'll Be Better (Phat Tony)
Nottz - Blast That f. Black Milk (Nottz)
Pete Rock & Smif N Wessun - Prevail f. Raekwon (prod. Pete Rock)
Wio-K - Boom Style Fresh (prod. Tranzformer)
Brass Tacks - Ice Breaker Classics (prod. Wall and Steele)
Brass Tacks - Hidden In Sight/Hidden Insight (prod. Wall and Steele)
The Extremities - Dial Tones f. Lushlife, Ghettosocks & Ambition (prod. The Extremities)
Drumattix - Heart Beat (prod. Nick Holder)

Friday, August 5, 2011

Progress - Spark Your Brain (prod. Nottz)

Free Chunes/Rap Mega City...

Video- shot, directed, and edited by Big Sproxx
Artwork- Gusto for Genius Labs.


320 MP3

Blind ft. Relic (Prod. SeAn Prominent)

Blind - NewBreedMC feat. Relic (Produced by SeAn Prominent) by SPreadWORD

Love this joint rite now!!! In heavy rotaion on BTHHS. New Breed MC drops some heavy bars featuring Relic on the hook and produced by SeAn Prominent, all the ingredients for a banger! food for thought belive dat!!!Hopefully we see a dj pack for this.....

Thursday, August 4, 2011

Progress - As I Reflect

Free Chunes/Rap Mega City...

Another big one from the Freedom Writers camp. If you know this dude, encourage him.

Honey Jam – The Sweet 16 Anniversary Edition

What's going On...

Thursday, August 11, 2011
The Mod Club
722 College Street, Toronto
Doors open 7pm, Showtime 8pm Sharp

$20 Advance Tickets
$25 at the door
This is a 19+ event

Tickets available at:
Play De Record
357 Yonge Street

Wednesday, August 3, 2011

Theo3 - Theo3's Canada Day

Free Chunes...

This is so sick...

House of Paint - Connect

What's Going On...

House of PainT 2011
This year, Ottawa's biggest independent Hip Hop festival will take place during the week of August 3rd to August 7th! The main event will be on August 6th, under the Dunbar Bridge near Carleton University as always.

The theme for this year is "CONNECT"- to celebrate the ties of community that can bring together people of all ages, sexes, cultures and interests in an urban setting and celebrate the value of diversity and grassroots activism.

Writers, B-Boys, MCs, DJs, Beatboxers... Reach!

Wio-K - Scarlight f. Tue Track (prod. Tue Track)

Free Chunes...

Had to finally post this. Might have to renominate this for Top Tune.

Tuesday, August 2, 2011

Slakah the Beatchild - The Cure

Free Chunes...

Some feel good.

Eternia on BET's Follow Fridays

That's a good look...

Always proud of our girl! Eternia represents on BET's Follow Fridays.

Battle of the Beatmakers 2011

What's Going on...

Grammy award winning and nominated producers, and previous winners, T-Minus and Boi-1da, along with 9th Wonder and Maybach Music Group Recording Artist Stalley will be joining aspiring producers in Toronto, Canada for the nations official producer competition and retreat. Battle of the Beatmakers Producer Retreat is a three-day, ten-event series and an unbelievable opportunity for upcoming producers. Producers, don't flop. Do this. Check out for all the details.

Monday, August 1, 2011

Brendan Phillip - Wait

Free Chunes...

This dude is making some dope music. Download this one for free and others @

BTHHS 11.07.29 - Ah Feelin' De Feelin' f. DJ Manifest

DJ Manifest puts it down, Real Freqs drop a new album, and Caribana is upon us...



Kardinal Official - Ol' Time Killing Part 2 (Anywhere)
Wio-K - Starlight f. Tue Track (prod. Tue Track)
Smash Brovaz - The Kitchen f. Riche Sosa
Kanye West - Two Words f. Mos Def & Freeway
Shi Wisdom - Lovespeak f. KJ (prod. Burd N Keyz)
A Tribe Call Quest - Bonita Applebum
Wayne Wonder - Anything Goes
Choclair - Made to Move Mountains (prod. PHS Productions)
Eminem - W.T.P.
Jay-Z and Kanye West - Otis f. Otis Redding
Rick Ross - No. 1 f. P.Diddy & Trey Songz
Choclair - Focused (prod. Solitair)
Wio-K - Footloose
K-os - Aqua City Boy
Gangstarr - B.Y.S.
- What's Going On -



Buy This Album: The Real Frequency - The New North
Freedom Writers - Arizona Bay
Theo 3 and Scam - Love (Close Enough)
The Roots - Radio Daze f. Blu, P.O.R.N. & Dice Raw
Lupe Fiasco - Paris, Tokyo
HighDef - Don't Do It

Spek Won - 2nd Chances

Free Chunes...

Shout out Spek Won who held it down on our Canada Day special!