earbuds & ticket stubs: Best of 2010

earbuds - Top 10 albums
ticket stubs - Top 10 live shows

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Your portal to free compilation albums, singles and charitable albums from your favourite Canadian artists.

Special Feature : Canadian Hip Hop - A Bright New Day

Part I: Canadian music context, research sources
Part II: influences on Canadian hip hop, especially from our neighbours to the South
Part IIIhistory of Canadian hip hop as well as the 4 major styles
Part IV: the frustrations and roadblocks that rap artists face and how they've adapted.
Part V: explorations in Aboriginal and francophone rap.
Part VI: going global: Drake and K'naan.

There's also a corresponding playlist to go along with the feature, which you can listen to here on CBC Radio 3.