Specially curated by Erin Ashley, Audiomack is proud to present the Hometown Heroes of Toronto.
If you’re looking to catch a vibe or get lost in your feelings, look no further than Toronto, home to the gloomiest and most evocative melodies hip-hop has to offer. From titans like Drake and The Weeknd, to upcoming cats like Jazz Cartier, Toronto’s rap scene has dug its claws into the international rap stage and music has never been the same.
Specially curated by Erin Ashley, Audiomack is proud to present the Hometown Heroes of Toronto. As hip-hop editor of Exclaim!, Canada’s authority on music and entertainment, Erin is more than qualified to spotlight upcoming artists and stars in the making. While the US hip-hop market is circling around the same names, Erin Ashley is bringing us quality music from artists who deserve more press.
Featuring Jazz Cartier, The Sorority, Lou Val, and more, this playlist showcases the sheer breadth of the Toronto soundscape. More than the sum of the city’s mood music, Toronto artists are moving music forward by injecting a unique brand of authenticity and energy that’s unheard of in the states. Press play to hear how Toronto is moving music forward and influencing some of your favorite rappers.