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Grey Cup 2015 w/ Jeffrey Orridge & more

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What a game! 103rd Grey Cup went down last night in Winnipeg. Was pretty exciting to watch. The Edmonton Eskimos won their first CFL title since 2005 by taking down the Ottawa Redblacks 26-20 in the Grey Cup 2015. Here’s a quick look at the Grey Cup as seen on social media featuring some of our favourite upper echers. Good morning Edmonton. …

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Raptors Win On Drake Night

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Big win for the Raptors tonight. They beat Lebron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers 103-99. There was some extra energy and 6ix magic in the house because it was #DrakeNight! For the 3rd consecutive year the Toronto Raptors and their fans celebrated their global ambassador Drake.  The sold out crowd received some free OVO merch; black and gold Raptors long sleeved shirts …

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Raptor Patrick Patterson Hosts Movie Night

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Raptor Patrick Patterson hosted a private screening of the movie Legend starring Tom Hardy, about identical twin gangsters. He gave away 40 tickets to the screening. To enter fans posted pics of them alongside a pic of their doppelgänger or celebrity look alike. The PD Patt chose the best ones. It’s Drake night tonight at the ACC so we’ll of …

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Old Spice Guy Isaiah Mustafa Hosts P&G Beauty Awards

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The top editorial and creative talent in the Canadian beauty industry were celebrated last night. The P&G Beauty Awards are open to Canadian beauty and grooming media, content creators, and artists. In the past people like Queen Latifah have hosted the event. This year the Old Spice guy Isaiah Mustafa took to the podium. He’s the man your man could …

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On Set w/ Chad Owens, Milt Stegall & more

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You know TheUpperEch.com is all about showing love to Canadian urban personalities doing their thing. So as always we have to give a  shout out to some of our favourites who were on set recently chatting with media. We especially loved Argo Chad Owens and TSN analyst Milt Stegall on The Social today doing some CFL trivia. Check out the …

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Saks Canada Shantell Martin Event

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Well as it turns out, everything is black and white. At least that was the case tonight at the Saks Canada event featuring monochromatic stream of consciousness artist Shantell Martin. The New York based artist is brilliant and the epitome of cool. Saks Fifth Avenue is getting set to open two full-line stores in Toronto. The 163,000 square-foot location in the …

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Weekend Tings w/ DJ Lissa Monet & others

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Happy Monday! We’re looking back at the weekend that was. What were you up to? We enjoyed scrolling through social media this weekend checking out what your favourite upper echers were doing.  This time around we featured two brunches, one anniversary bash and a female empowered pop-up event. As always if you have suggestions of weekend pics we should feature. …

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Jully Black At Mirror Ball 2015

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Mirror Ball took place on the weekend at Liberty Grand. The fundraising gala was hosted by E.T Canada’s Matte Babel and Sangita Patel, with a special performance by the incomparable Jully Black. The 24th annual gala has supported over 165,000 women through the Cancer Blues with “Look Good Feel Better”, their cosmetic and hair alternatives workshop. The funds raised through Mirror …

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Raptors 905 Fall To Maine In Home-opener

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Not the result we had hoped for but they kept it close. Raptors 905 is our D-League based in Mississauga. The 109-104 loss to the Maine Red Claws means the Raptors 905 are now winless through their first three games. Nonetheless a near-capacity crowd of 6,007 fans turned out for the inaugural game. The energy at the Hershey Centre was …

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DJ Starting From Scratch marks 25 years!

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One of Canada’s most recognized DJ’s, DJ Starting From Scratch, is celebrating his 25th anniversary on the 1s and 2s. And what better way to do it up than to party for 3 days straight! Scratch holds the title of 2014 Turntablist of the Year from the prestigious Global Spin Awards. What a career this guy has had! He’s toured …

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