K'naan

Recent Red Hot Much News

  • Bow down to our fave new golden couple: Lupita Nyong’o and K’Naan!
    Bow down to our fave new golden couple: Lupita Nyong’o and K’Naan!
    Well we totally didn’t see this coming, but we are absolutely in love with this news: Oscar winner Lupita Nyong’o is dating Canadian artist K’Naan! The two were spotted together arriving at Live With Michael and Kelly on Monday, fresh off her Oscar win on Sunday night. Seen arm-in-arm, K’Naan is even seen holding Nyong’o's […] (read more)
    article
    Posted: Thu, Mar 06, 2014
  • Get pumped for this Sunday’s big gold medal game with the ultimate Canadian playlist
    Get pumped for this Sunday’s big gold medal game with the ultimate Canadian playlist
    If you live in North America and you’ve turned on a TV or left your house today you would’ve noticed a little something called the Olympics. The United States and Canada faced off in the hockey semi-finals earlier today and after a nail-biting three periods, Canada prevailed in a 1-0 victory. If you live in […] (read more)
    article
    Posted: Fri, Feb 21, 2014
  • Today’s Top 10: Biggest Hip Hop Songs of the Decade
    Today’s Top 10: Biggest Hip Hop Songs of the Decade
    YAY! It’s March Break! And to help you celebrate, Today’s Top 10 is taking a look back at the best songs of the last ten years! Tonight, it’s all about the biggest hip hop songs! Don’t miss brand new episodes of Today’s Top 10 every Monday to Wednesday at 10 PM ET only on MuchMusic! […] (read more)
    article
    Posted: Wed, Mar 13, 2013
  • Listen to MuchMusic’s Black History Month Mixtape
    Listen to MuchMusic’s Black History Month Mixtape
    February is Black History Month, a time to remember all of the pioneers who led the way for black people everywhere. For us here at Much, it’s also a time for us to recognize artists and songs which raised awareness of the Black struggle over time. Presenting our official BHM mixtape. Kendrick Lamar, Hiii Power […] (read more)
    article
    Posted: Wed, Feb 06, 2013
  • Today’s Top 10: Empowering Anthems
    Today’s Top 10: Empowering Anthems
    Today, a few of the members from Artists Against same by NML to perform their anti-bullying hit, “True Colors”. So, that inspired us to count down our fave song that celebrates individuality and empowers you to be YOU! Don’t miss brand new episodes of Today’s Top 10 every Monday to Wednesday at 10 PM ET […] (read more)
    article
    Posted: Thu, Nov 22, 2012
  • Today’s Top 10: Celebrity Feuds
    Today’s Top 10: Celebrity Feuds
    You know what we love most about celebrities? All the drama that goes on in their superstar worlds. We’re taking a look at some of the biggest celebrity feuds that have gone down in recent years. And it sure is scandalous! Don’t miss brand new episodes of Today’s Top 10 every Monday to Wednesday at […] (read more)
    article
    Posted: Tue, Oct 16, 2012
  • We Day rocked with Hedley, Jennifer Hudson and more!
    We Day rocked with Hedley, Jennifer Hudson and more!
    We Day Toronto was a day full of inspiring stories and amazing musical performances. 2012 MMVA Covers winner Tyler Shaw got the day started with his brand new song Kiss Goodnight (watch his performance here) and the good tunes kept on coming. Check out pictures from We Day under the jump! We Day veterans Hedley […] (read more)
    article
    Posted: Fri, Sep 28, 2012
  • Today’s Top 10: Fave VMA Nominees
    Today’s Top 10: Fave VMA Nominees
    The 2012 MTV VMAs are tomorrow, and we’re sooooo excited! To get you in the mood for all of the crazy pop music shenanigans that are bound to go down, we had you guys vote for your fave nominees on our Facebook page. And don’t forget to watch the awards live tomorrow at 8 PM […] (read more)
    article
    Posted: Thu, Sep 06, 2012
  • K’Naan releases new single, ‘Hurt Me Tomorrow’
    K’Naan releases new single, ‘Hurt Me Tomorrow’
    Hurt Me Tomorrow is the second single off of K’Naan’s upcoming album, Country, God or The Girl. This new track features One Republic’s Ryan Tedder on piano, while K’Naan sings about delaying a break up. Country, God of The Girl will be the follow-up to his successful 2009 album, The Troubadour which features the popular […] (read more)
    article
    Posted: Mon, Jul 09, 2012
  • Today’s Top 10: Feel Good Songs
    Today’s Top 10: Feel Good Songs
    One thing I know for sure is music heals all. When you’re feeling down you can always put on a song that lifts your spirits. That’s what Today’s Top 10 is all about as we countdown the top 10 feel good songs. Don’t miss brand new episodes of Today’s Top 10 every Monday to Thursday […] (read more)
    article
    Posted: Tue, Jun 26, 2012
  • RapCity playlist for June 9th
    RapCity playlist for June 9th
    In honor of the 2012 MMVAs coming up this Sunday, June 17th, we decided to broadcast the ultimate MMVA playlist, RapCity edition. Here’s what we played: Beastie Boys, Kanye west, A-Game, Eminem, Classified, Harvey Stripes, K’Naan, A Tribe Called Quest and Drake. BEASTIE BOYS TRIPLE TROUBLE (5:25) LABEL: CAPITOL – EMI DIRECTOR: NATHANIAL HORNBLOWER KANYE […] (read more)
    article
    Posted: Mon, Jun 11, 2012
  • Nelly Furtado keeps her eye on some big hoops in latest video
    Nelly Furtado keeps her eye on some big hoops in latest video
    The last time we heard from Nelly Furtado it was when she was featured on a hot record with K’Naan for Is Anybody Out There? We even went on set for that video, which you can watch here. Now Nelly is on her own with Big Hoops (Bigger The Better) and we can tell she […] (read more)
    article
    Posted: Thu, May 10, 2012
  • Today’s Top 10: Express Yourself Videos
    Today’s Top 10: Express Yourself Videos
    Self expression makes the world go round! So we want to see what you can express in a new contest we’re running with Sharpie. If you can design something stellar using Sharpie’s you might just win a chance to see any band, anywhere in the world! Sounds pretty awesome right. Well go enter now at […] (read more)
    article
    Posted: Fri, Apr 06, 2012
  • Today’s Top 10: Biggest Canadian Artists
    Today’s Top 10: Biggest Canadian Artists
    It’s a big couple of weeks for Canadian music. Canadian music Week just wrapped up in Toronto and this Sunday we cap things off with a huge celebration of Canadian talent at the Juno Awards in Ottawa! So tonight we’ll countdown the biggest Canadian artists with everyone from Justin Bieber to City and Colour. Don’t […] (read more)
    article
    Posted: Tue, Mar 27, 2012
  • RapCity Playlist for the week of March 24th
    RapCity Playlist for the week of March 24th
    For the week of March 24th we featured videos from: J. Cole with Missy Elliott, Bow Wow with Lil Wayne, Lil Twist with Busta Rhymes, Young Jeezy with Fabolous & Jadakiss, French Montana with Diddy, Rick Ross & Charlie Rock, Big K.R.I.T., K’naan with Nas, Classified with Kayo & Jim Cuddy, Dirty Deeds with Choclair […] (read more)
    article
    Posted: Sat, Mar 24, 2012
  • K’Naan joining Simple Plan on stage at the 2012 Juno Awards
    K’Naan joining Simple Plan on stage at the 2012 Juno Awards
    When Simple Plan hit the stage on Sunday, April 1 at the 2012 Juno Awards in Ottawa they’ll be accompanied by four-time Juno winner K’Naan. The Canadian rapper will be joining the Montreal rockers for their track Summer Paradise off the bands 2011 disc Get Your Heart On. Also announced today is a performance between […] (read more)
    article
    Posted: Thu, Mar 22, 2012
  • Today’s Top 10: Controversial Hip Hop Stars
    Today’s Top 10: Controversial Hip Hop Stars
    Today one of hip hop’s most shocking turns 21 years old! Happy Birthday Tyler The Creator! This boy has created quite the mountain of controversy in a short amount of time, so he inspired out list of the top 10 most controversial stars in hip hop. You know we’re going to include Tyler, probably Eminem, […] (read more)
    article
    Posted: Wed, Mar 07, 2012
  • Rap City Playlist For March 1st (Playlist) (Video)
    Rap City Playlist For March 1st (Playlist) (Video)
    For the week of March 1st, Rap City played some great new music from the following artists: Big Sean, Future, Snoop Dogg, Wiz Khalifa, Tyga, K’naan, Bollywood Booz, Diggy, Childish Gambino, Drake, Backburner and J Dilla. BIG SEAN F. NICKI MINAJ DANCEA$$ (3:37) UNIVERSAL DIRECTOR: JEVONNE CORTEZ FUTURE F. T.I. MAGIC (3:35) EPIC/SONY DIRECTOR: DECATUR […] (read more)
    article
    Posted: Fri, Mar 02, 2012
  • Watch On Set with K’Naan and Nelly Furtado tonight at 7 pm ET!
    Watch On Set with K’Naan and Nelly Furtado tonight at 7 pm ET!
    Tonight at 7 pm ET watch host Lauren Toyota spend the day On Set with Juno winners K’Naan and Nelly Furtado as they make their music video for Is Anybody Out There. Watch as K’Naan praises singer Nelly Furtado for saving his new song during a late night phone call, and Nelly shares with MuchMusic […] (read more)
    article
    Posted: Tue, Feb 28, 2012
  • K’naan ft Nas “Nothing To Lose” (VIDEO)
    K’naan ft Nas “Nothing To Lose” (VIDEO)
    Is it just me, or does it seem like there’s a lot of great music being dropped every day? That may be true, but it’s not everyday that you get a new K’naan and Nas visual! The video for Nothing To Lose premiered today and if you’re from Toronto, you’ll quickly recognize a lot of […] (read more)
    article
    Posted: Fri, Feb 17, 2012
ADVERTISEMENT

Featured Artists

Browse More Artists »

Top Tracks

Jason Aldean - Burnin' It Down
Jason Aldean
Burnin' It Down
+ Preview & Buy
Maroon 5 - Maps
Maroon 5
Maps
+ Preview & Buy
Nico & Vinz - Am I Wrong
Nico & Vinz
Am I Wrong
+ Preview & Buy
Sam Smith - Stay With Me
Sam Smith
Stay With Me
+ Preview & Buy
OneRepublic - Love Runs Out
OneRepublic
Love Runs Out
+ Preview & Buy

Top Albums

5 Seconds of Summer - 5 Seconds of Summer (Bonus Track Version)
5 Seconds of Summer
5 Seconds of Summer (Bonus Track Version)
+ Preview & Buy
Rise Against - The Black Market
Rise Against
The Black Market
+ Preview & Buy
"Weird Al" Yankovic - Mandatory Fun
"Weird Al" Yankovic
Mandatory Fun
+ Preview & Buy
Milky Chance - Stolen Dance - EP
Milky Chance
Stolen Dance - EP
+ Preview & Buy
Ed Sheeran - x (Deluxe Edition)
Ed Sheeran
x (Deluxe Edition)
+ Preview & Buy