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  • Cover of 60 Nicki Minaj "Anaconda" Memes & Art You Must See
    Last week we were blessed with the magic that is the artwork for Nicki Minaj's track "Anaconda".  The artwork features Nicki in workout clothes (if a G-string is what you typically work out in, that is), J's and a whole lot of booty.
  • Cover of Charts Don’t Lie: July 27
    This week we find the master of all parodies, Weird Al Yankovic, take over Billboard's #1 spot with his new album Mandatory Fun. There's not much new on here in the way of r'n'b and rap, as we await the debut numbers for Common's new release, Nobody's Smiling.
  • Cover of 28 Grams: Hip-Hop Instagram Recap (July 26)
    Have you ever scrolled through Instagram and instantly burst into uncontrollable laughter? Raised your eyebrow? Scratched your head? Instantly smiled? Thought, "Damn. That's dope."?  Stared at your phone? Did an instant repost? HNHH is sure you've answered yes to at least one of those questions. 
  • Cover of Ludacris Criticized By Photographer Over Instagram Photo
    Ludacris is finding himself in some hot waters regarding a beach photo posted to the rapper's Instagram account this past Thursday. A shot of Perth's beautiful coastline, the seascape was posted on all of Ludacris' social media accounts to an estimated 28 million followers. The problem? The photo wasn't his to post.
  • Cover of Charts Don’t Lie: July 20
    This week we see Trey Songz maintain a spot within the Billboard 200's top 10, although he fell from the grace of #1. We're also seeing just how quickly Robin Thicke's Paula is going to fall off, as it already finds itself nearing the edge of the top 50.
  • Cover of 28 Grams: Hip-Hop Instagram Recap (July 19)
    Have you ever scrolled through Instagram and instantly burst into uncontrollable laughter? Raised your eyebrow? Scratched your head? Instantly smiled? Thought, "Damn. That's dope."?  Stared at your phone? Did an instant repost? HNHH is sure you've answered yes to at least one of those questions. 
  • Cover of Stream Gucci Mane, Peewee Longway & Young Dolph's "Felix Brothers" Album
    Gucci Mane will serve time in jail until 2016, but since he was officially sentenced, we've seen his output increase rather than decrease.
  • Cover of Lecrae Reveals Artwork For "Anomaly" [Update: Tracklist Released]
    In 2012, Christian spitter Lecrae made history by becoming the first rapper to win the "Best Gospel Album" Grammy for his project Gravity, which featured contributions from Big K.R.I.T., No Malice, 9th Wonder, Boi-1da and many more.
  • Cover of Review: B.o.B.'s "No Genre 2"
    B.o.B. is one of those artist that currently stands in a grey area: he's attained mainstream success thanks to catchy tunes, but he's also a seasoned rapper, and finds himself balancing between full-out pop music and more hardened hip-hop. So who are his main fans, the picky hip-hop heads or the avid radio listeners?
  • Cover of Charts Don’t Lie: July 13
    This week Trey Songz's Trigga makes its debut on the Billboard 200 at #1, giving Trey his second #1 album in a row, following up Chapter V. Although Chapter V sold more records in its opening week (135k), Trigga came close under it with 105k.
  • Cover of 28 Grams: Hip-Hop Instagram Recap (July 12)
    Have you ever scrolled through Instagram and instantly burst into uncontrollable laughter? Raised your eyebrow? Scratched your head? Instantly smiled? Thought, "Damn. That's dope."?  Stared at your phone? Did an instant repost? HNHH is sure you've answered yes to at least one of those questions. 
  • Cover of L.A. Bloods Respond To Chris Brown's Use Of Their Gang Signs
    Chris Brown may not be an official member of the Bloods, but he's gotten the OK to throw up an L.A. set's gang signs.
  • Cover of First Week Sales Projections For Trey Songz' "Trigga" & Robin Thicke's "Paula" [Update: Official Numbers Are In]
    Trey Songz & Robin Thicke both had new albums drop today, July 1st, and just hours into their releases we already have early sales projections rolling in. While there can only be one top spot for the week, this week’s release appears to not even be close.
  • Cover of Ty Dolla $ign Reveals Upcoming Collaborations With T.I. And Brandy
    After releasing his phenomenal Beach House EP in January, Ty Dolla $ign has been enjoying a very successful 2014, thanks in part to charting singles "Paranoid" and "Or Nah." Back in February, he announced plans for a debut album, which he then said would feature YG and Kendrick Lamar, and now he's given us sl
  • Cover of 50 Cent Takes More Shots At Diddy In Instagram Video
    50 Cent has taken a few opportunities to send shade Diddy's way over the last year, most recently calling him a "sucker" in a GQ interview. The rapper is not through with Puff, it seems, as a new Instagram video uploaded to his account finds him mocking his brand of Vodka, Ciroc, before addressing Diddy directly.
  • Cover of 28 Grams: Hip-Hop Instagram Recap (July 5)
    Have you ever scrolled through Instagram and instantly burst into uncontrollable laughter? Raised your eyebrow? Scratched your head? Instantly smiled? Thought, "Damn. That's dope."?  Stared at your phone? Did an instant repost? HNHH is sure you've answered yes to at least one of those questions. 
  • Cover of Hashtagged Hotties 12: Brighten Your Instagram Feed
    It's safe to say that there is no fun seeing the same ol' selfies on your Instagram feed while using the app to pass time.
  • Cover of The 1017 Brick Squad Timeline
    Ah, Gucci Mane. One of the most controversial figures in Atlanta hip-hop, his extracurricular activities and legal struggles often overshadow his actual music, especially when he's wylin' out on Twitter for the whole world to see.
  • Cover of 2pac's Murder Examined In A New National Geographic Documentary
    Close to two decades after Tupac Shakur was murdered on the Los Vegas strip, the rapper's murder remains unsolved.
  • Cover of Review: Trey Songz's "Trigga"
    The average man thinks about sex between one and 388 times per day; Trey Songz isn’t your average man. In his nine years of making music, the twenty-nine-year-old has made it abundantly clear that sex is pretty much all he thinks about. One might even say he invented it.
  • Cover of T.I. Says There Is "A Possibility" That Troy Ave Will Sign To Hustle Gang [Update: T.I. Says Deal Is Being Finalized]
    In the past month, T.I. turned heads when he was seen hanging out with recent XXL Freshman and Brooklyn native Troy Ave on Instagram and the Summer Jam mainstage. Especially after popping up on a remix of Troy's "Your Style" yesterday, T.I.
  • Cover of Nicki Minaj Will Release A Song With Jessie J And Ariana Grande On July 29th
    Nicki Minaj is on pace to have the widest variety of collaborations in Hip-Hop this year. Already teaming with Young Thug, Soulja Boy and Lil Herb this year, Minaj will team with two of the world's biggest pop stars, Jessie J and Ariana Grande, for a new song to be released on July 29th.
  • Cover of Iggy Azalea Is Third Artist Ever To Replace Herself On The Top Of The Charts
    Mariah Carey, OutKast, and... Iggy Azalea? Now that Ariana Grande and Iggy's song "Prolem" has replaced Charli XCX and Iggy's "Fancy" at the top of the charts, that's the list of the only artists in history to replace themselves with number one songs.
  • Cover of Ariana Grande Shares "My Everything" Tracklist, Features From A$AP Ferg, The Weeknd & More
    Ariana Grande released the solid debut album Yours Truly last summer, and she's about to shut shit down again this August with her follow up My Everything.
  • Cover of Ariana Grande Announces New Album Featuring Big Sean & Iggy Azalea
    Ariana Grande's currently riding high off the success of her single 'Problem" with Iggy Azalea, and yesterday she announced that the single would soon find its home on her sophomore album.
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