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Beat Nation Storms the VAG

Beat Nation: Art, Hip Hop and Aboriginal Culture opens at the Vancouver Art Gallery on Saturday February 25th featuring performances by Jackson 2Bears, A Tribe Called Red, Skeena Reece, Nicholas Galanin, and RPM’s Ostwelve. …read more »

DJ DoezIt and Ali Baby: Native Rap in High School Hallways

Landon Walls, Onondaga and Hopi hip-hop artist  (DJ DoezIT) and mentor, is helping Indigenous youth find their musical path. He’s currently inspired by the work he’s doing with one young man in particular, Junior Harvey, who is set to make a name for himself as Ali Baby. They sat down to answer some questions about their their collaboration, Ali Baby’s upcoming debut album and the importance of listening. …read more »

RPM YouTube Playlist – Native Hip-Hop

As always, accompanying our RPM Podcast #007 is a YouTube playlist from our channel. This week we bring to you some Indigenous hip-hop music videos. Boom.
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Winnipeg Indigenous Hip-Hop Coalition: 8th Fire

Indigenous hip-hop artists in Winnipeg recently gathered to create a coalition against the negative stereotyping of Indigenous rappers. The process will be a part of a new documentary series, 8th Fire, that will air on CBC Television.
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Discreet Da Chosen One’s New Album “Magneto”

Sḵwx̱wú7mesh Nation Hip-hop artist Discreet Da Chosen One hits us with his 4th album release “Magneto” this week.
Discreet Da Chosen One has been putting it down in the Vancouver scene for the past decade and has branched out into the national scene as a nominee for the Aboriginal People’s Choice Awards and with various tours across Canada. …read more »