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  • Cover of 140 Bars Or Less: Tweets Of The Week (March 1-7)
    Dissecting the foibles of the hip hop community as expressed in under 140 characters on Twitter. Not just used as a device to flood people's timelines with your new track, album, video, or clothing line, sometimes rappers truly channel the unfiltered interaction with fans.
  • Cover of The Funniest Tweets About Lil Boosie's New-Found Freedom
    Last night proved to be an eventful one, when we learned that Lil Boosie was finally a free man. All the internet rejoiced, and fans of the Baton Rouge native began to come out of the woodwork, just in time to celebrate his freedom.
  • Cover of Lil Boosie's Rep Says He Will "Absolutely" Be Out Of Prison By March 10 [Update: Lil Boosie Just Released From Prison]
    Rumors of Lil Boosie's release have been circulating over the past couple of months, but a new report seems to be a little more concrete. Ashley Kalmanowitz, a rep for Atlantic Records has announced that Boosie will attend a press conference on March 10th.
  • Cover of Underrated Audio: February 22-February 28
    Underrated Audio aims to provide you with some dope looks from the last seven days, that flew under most peoples' radars. While they may have received front-page placement on HNHH, they didn't get as many views as they deserve, so we shine a little more light on them right here. 
  • Cover of Lil Boosie's Prison Release Delayed
    The music journalist Jeff Weiss reports that Lil Boosie will actually be getting out a little later than hoped, as per his announcement on twitter.
  • Cover of Lil Boosie Reportedly Being Released From Prison In February [Update: Release Confirmed, And Boosie Has 'Hundreds Of Songs' Written]
    Lil Boosie has been incarcerated since 2009, and while many rumors of his return to rap have circulated since his prison bid began, it seems as though the Baton Rouge cult legend is finally coming home. 
  • Cover of Producers To Watch In 2014
    2013 was dominated by emerging producers. Mike WiLL Made It and DJ Mustard, who seemed like newcomers at the top of the year, ended things off with major label artist deals, hits with some of the biggest artists in the game. 
  • Cover of Textbook On Kanye West's Cultural Impact To Be Released
    Looks like Kanye West is not the only person who thinks he has a large cultural impact (though he may argue he has the largest). A new textbook written by Julius Bailey will hit shelves in March under the title The Cultural Impact of Kanye West. 
  • Cover of Three 6 Mafia's Lord Infamous Has Passed Away
    Gangsta Boo, an original member of Three 6 Mafia, tweeted earlier this morning that her friend and collaborator, Lord Infamous has died. She first replied to someone inquiring about the rapper's passing, before giving her condolences to his friends and family.
  • Cover of Lil Boosie's Prison Term Could End In A Few Months' Time [Update: Boosie To Be Released August 2014]
    Good new, folks. According to journalist Jeff Weiss, who's been covering Lil Boosie's trial for Rolling Stone, it looks the Louisiana emcee will be coming home in no more than five months' time. Although no official date has been set, the approximation was officially announced by his attorneys.
  • Cover of Fans In Asia Booed Dwight Howard & Chanted "Kobe" At Him
    NBA fans in the Philippines were understandably excited when members of the Rockets and Pacers touched down to play a pre season game in Manila.  After all, this is the first NBA game being played in the Philippines.
  • Cover of Preview Of 2 Chainz' Cookbook "#MEALTIME"
    // As promised, 2 Chainz is delivering a cookbook with the purchase of his sophomore album B.O.A.T.S. II: Me Time.
  • Cover of Underrated Audio: August 10-16
    It doesn't even really need to be said at this point, but this past week was dominated by Kendrick Lamar and the many "Control" responses that followed. It seems every rapper feels some type of way about some line in K. Dot's verse, even if they weren't directly called out.
  • Cover of LeBron James Posts Rant, Says He Wants To "STOP!!"
    LeBron James, and the Miami Heat have gone to three straight NBA Finals, with LBJ bearing the majority of the pressure for his squad whether they win or lose.   After winning their second straight championship, King James took a little time to party, and then went on his #WitnessHistory tour in Asia, and has even pos
  • Cover of Prodigy Launches "Infamous Books" Publishing Imprint
    Although Prodigy is known for his spot in the rap game, he's familiar with other avenues of business. Having launched a clothing line this past year, he's continuing to diversify with the launch of a publishing imprint. This isn't something completely new to P though, having written two books himself.
  • Cover of Kevin Durant Was Booed At Dodgers Game With Jay Z
    Jay Z is trying to sign all the young talented professional athletes he can to his Roc Nation Sports agency.  One of his first major signings was inking a deal with the Thunder’s Kevin Durant, and Jigga brought his client out to a Dodgers game while they were in Los Angeles. Thunder teammate Russell Westbrook was a
  • Cover of Keyshia Cole's Husband,  NBA Player Daniel Gibson, Arrested For Battery
    Reserve guard and three point specialist, Daniel “Boobie” Gibson, has been charged with battery in New Orleans. The Cleveland Cavaliers player who is married to singer, Keyshia Cole, turned himself into New Orleans authorities for charges which are allegedly linked to the Essence Music Festival in early July, whic
  • Cover of Al Sharpton Under Fire For Taking Book Deal With Cash Money [UPDATE: Sharpton's Camp Responds To Criticism]
    As we reported at the beginning of June, Al Sharpton plans to release a memoir, called "The Reject Stone," via Cash Money Content in the Fall. When the news arrived, many people were surprised because of the known beef between Sharpton and the YMCMB crew.
  • Cover of 2 Chainz Explains His Healthy Lifestyle & How He Feels About Ludacris Still Profiting From Him
    2 Chainz definitely reps his single "I'm Different," recently revealing that he has plans for a cookbook, to be released alongside his upcoming album, B.O.A.T.S. II: Me Time. The rapper is known for Instagramming an array of healthy meals, on the daily, and so now fans will be able to make similar meals.
  • Cover of 2 Chainz' Sophomore Album Will Include A Cookbook
    2 Chainz' love for top notch cuisine is no secret. He's vocal about it, and his Instagram account is filled with snapshots of exquisite dishes, most of which are prepared by his personal chef.
  • Cover of Lil Wayne's Daughter Releases New Single & Book
    YMCMB is know for being a kittle more liberal in its signings than other labels, most recently giving deals to Limp Bizkit and Paris Hilton among others. Another questionable signee in the Young Money roster is Lil Wayne's own 14 year old daughter, Reginae Carter. 
  • Cover of "Karate Chop" Producer Says Lil Wayne's Emmett Till Line Was Not Meant To Be Released
    Lil Wayne's Emmett Till line on "Karate Chop (Remix)" has been responsible for much controversy, the peak of which ended with Wayne being dropped from his Mountain Dew endorsement.
  • Cover of Prodigy Reveals Cover Of His Upcoming Book "H.N.I.C."
    Prodigy has a busy summer ahead of him. The rapper is currently on the road with his other half, Havoc, for a Mobb Deep reunion tour, he's also prepping a joint project with the Alchemist, Albert Einstein, for release on June 11th, plus he has a new book "H.N.I.C.," also arriving this summer.
  • Cover of Beastie Boys Sign Deal To Release Memoir
    The Beastie Boys have never exactly kept things conventional, starting from their break-out in hip-hop scene as three young Jewish (formerly in to hardcore punk) rappers, until they had a strong hold on rap and pop culture world-wide, with over 25 years of success both commercially and critically.
  • Cover of Meek Mill To Release Debut Novel In May
    Yes, you read the headline right - Meek Mill is preparing to drop a book in the coming months. It's a work of fiction called Tony Story, dealing with gang life in Meek's native Philadelphia.
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