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As we all know, Weezy couldn’t get onto Nicki’s debut Pink Friday but nonetheless Lil Wayne hops onto the dangerous record Roman’s Revenge for a remix. This has been a Karen Civil exclusive.

HT: Roman’s Revenge 2.0 (feat. Lil Wayne) – Nicki Minaj

With the success of Hoopin 4 Haiti and Hoopin 4 Remix, Toronto’s very own DJ P-Plus teams up with We Got Game! and Player 1 for another gaming tournament called Sports Mania. The tournament will take place on January 30 and will include two games this time around, NBA 2k11 and Madden NFL 11. It is only $20 to enter one tournament but you if you like to test your skills on both games it’s $30, though Madden NFL 11 is only for Xbox. There are limited spaces and trust me they go fast! If you would like to participate contact DJ P-Plus at

Last night, Cee Lo Green performed on Saturday Night Live which was hosted by Gwyneth Paltrow. He performed two tracks off his album The Lady Killer, Forget You and my favourite track Bright Lights Bigger City. He also acted in a few skits. I think he has the best band members ever.

On January 28th, the boys of Dipset will be performing in Toronto at the Sound Academy and I am giving two tickets away for free! Cam’ron, Juelz and Jim Jones with Vado are gonna be tearing up the stage live! So, in order to enter tell me the name of the debut Dipset album and when it was released in the comment section below. Be sure to include your name and email to win. One comment per entry. The contest will end on January 21st and the winner will be picked random by yours truly. Good luck! Shout out to The Come Up Show.

Congrats Sunny Toor for winning the tickets!

Toronto’s own award winner DJ Spoonz drops a crazy brand new mixtape which features an entire catalogue of 35 Kanye West records and even interview clips which is all mixed together by Spoonz!

HT: DJ Spoonz presents Kanye West – No Interruptions

And here we go! Inspired by Yeezy’s GOOD Fridays, your Thursdays just got better cause the legendary producer Timbaland is going to be dropping free records for all. For the first Timbaland Thursdays, he drops a track with his long time friend Missy. Good to hear both of them back together! Watch out for Shock Value 3 this year.

HT: Take Ur Clothes Off (feat. Missy Elliott) – Timbaland

When Roc Nation’s lyrical wizard Jay Elec stop by in Toronto for Manifesto 2010, DJ Chedo got an 1 on 1 with him. They talk about the status of his album, working with Nas, what makes his music and then some.

The ever so lovely Jenna Andrews was with Tony Ormond and they covered John Mayer’s touching record Waiting On The World To Change.

This song is slowly becoming my Heroin Track, seriously. R&B is my first love and thanks to the wonderful Lissa Monet for putting me onto The Weeknd’s music who by the way are from Toronto. What You Need offers soft sultry vocals with a relaxed beat. Keep it locked into Heroin Tracks for more information and music by The Weeknd.

This is big news! Afters many years, RapCity makes the returns to MuchMusic and it’s being hosted by 1LoveT.O.’s Tyrone “T-Rexxx” Edwards. I remember watching RapCity for all things hip-hop and R&B when there wasn’t FLOW 935 and all these music blogs as a source. Hell, we didn’t even get BET at that time! Back then when I used to watch RapCity it was hosted by the legendary MM VJ, Master T. Much is also bring back The Wedge for all thing alternative and that will be hosted by Damian Abraham. RapCity will premiere on Thursday January 20th at 10pm; The Wedge will premiere on Wednesday January 26th at 10pm.