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  • Cover of Dwyane Wade Gave Gabrielle Union A Heat Championship Ring
    On Tuesday night the Miami Heat received their 2013 NBA Championship rings, and lifted their championship banner in a pre-game ring ceremony.
  • Cover of Cover Art & Tracklist Revealed For Fredo Santana's "Trappin Aint Dead"
     It appears that GBE’s Fredo Santana will finally be releasing his Trappin Aint Dead project this Thursday. With the release date only two days away, the Chicago native decided to release the cover art and tracklist to the project.
  • Cover of Ab-Soul & Joey Bada$$ Arrested In St. Louis [Update: Details Emerge, Joey & Ab Were Released]
    After their performance in St. Louis Monday night for The Smokers Club Tour, Ab-Soul, Joey Badas$$, and a few members of the Pro Era crew were arrested.
  • Cover of Tracy McGrady "Feels Sorry" For Kobe & The Lakers This Year
    Watching a Lakers pre-season game, Tracy McGrady tweets that he feels sorry for Kobe Bryant when he returns. Kobe and McGrady have both praised each other recently, saying how difficult the other was to guard as they were the two elite wing players in the early 2000s.
  • Cover of Joey Bada$$ Talks About His Love/Hate Relationship With Twitter, TDE's BET Cypher
    Yesterday we brought you our interview with Soulo Ho3 from the Smokers Club tour, and today we're returning with our brief conversation with Joey Bada$$, a fellow headliner on the tour. 
  • Cover of Drake Allegedly Cancels "Would You Like A Tour" Performance In Philadelphia [Update: Show Rescheduled]
    After kicking off his "Would Your Like A Tour" tour in Pittsburgh last night, it seems Drake may have already cancelled the second date, which was scheduled to take place this evening at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia.
  • Cover of Underrated Audio: October 12- October 18
    This week was a good one for hip-hop. The BET Hip-Hop Awards delivered cyphers from plenty of rappers, and Curren$y hopped on a track with his former YMCMB bosses, Lil Wayne and Birdman, which was pretty cool. DJ Khaled also leaked a bajillion tracks off Suffering From Success (well, at least four). 
  • Cover of Drake Talks "Nothing Was The Same," Being Labeled As Emotional & Toronto
    Drake recently sat down with Canadian broadcaster Jian Ghomeshi of CBC Radio for an hour-long discussion, touching on his background, musical identity, legacy, the songwriting process behind his new album Nothing Was The Same and much more. 
  • Cover of LeBron & Wade Blast Garnett And Pierce For Leaving Celtics
    When Ray Allen left the Boston Celtics in 2012 to join the Miami Heat, certain members of the C's spoke out against him fleeing the team.
  • Cover of Win Tickets To "The Smokers Club Tour" And See Joey Bada$$ and Ab Soul!
    THE RULES ARE SIMPLE: 1) Follow HotNewHipHop on Facebook + Twitter Follow @hotnewhiphop // 2) Enter the comment below: "HotNewHipHop, send me to Smokers Club in CITY NAME!"
  • Cover of No. 1 Prospect Andrew Wiggins Expected To Sign $140M Shoe Deal
    Andrew Wiggins is the most coveted player in this year's Draft, and in any of recent years.
  • Cover of Joey Bada$$ Announces "Summer Knights" EP - Tracklist & Features Revealed
    Following the release of the visuals to "Hilary $wank" today, Joey Bada$$ is announcing a followup EP to his Summer Knights mixtape. 
  • Cover of Mike WiLL Made It Wants His Triple Disc Album To Have The Same Impact As Dr. Dre's "The Chronic"
    Mike WiLL Made It is having a big year. In a short span, the Atlanta producer has gone from an in-house beatmaker for Gucci Mane to working with some of the biggest names in the pop world. One landmark achievement that came in 2013 was working with Jay Z, though their collaboration was a bit of a tease.
  • Cover of Stream Black Milk's "No Poison, No Paradise" In Its Entirety
    We haven't heard a proper full length from Detroit rapper/producer Black Milk since 2010's Album Of The Year. While we've had some collaborative efforts with Danny Brown, Sean price, and Guilty Simpson to tide us over, Milk is now back with a brand new solo project.
  • Cover of Miami Heat's New Red On Red Jerseys
    The Miami Heat have been dropping behind the scenes videos on their Instagram page today, beginning with a look at LeBron James going insane in an industrial dungeon while working out.  We also received a preview of alternate jerseys the Heat will be rocking this year.
  • Cover of Stream Devin The Dude's "One For The Road" Album
    Devin The Dude is back with another slice of his smoked-out everyman rap, and while the project is due out next week, he's made it available to stream in full until the release date. The new project from Devin features guest appearances from Rob Quest, Jugg Mugg, Rum, DNA, Angela Williams and more. 
  • Cover of Diddy Donates $250,000 To Young Entrepreneur Network
    Sean Combs is well-documented as the highest paid man in hip hop, so it's only right for him to give back. As a relatively self-made man, Diddy decided to inspire the next generation to do as he did, with a donation of $250,000 to the Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship.
  • Cover of Erykah Badu Encourages Drake To Respond To Kendrick Lamar's Diss
    Outside of Kendrick Lamar's infamous "Control" verse, we're in the no-names era of rap disses. While rappers sub-tweeting each other in their verses can be interestingly cryptic, it's often led to listeners creating beef that doesn't exist. 
  • Cover of U-God Reveals Capadonna Has A Record With Drake, Talks "Wu-Tang Forever" Remix
    Drake has a steady stream of Wu-Tang Clan references on his new album, Nothing Was The Same, and he's taking things to next level by getting the Wu on the remix to his "Wu-Tang Forever" tribute. U-God is one of the Wu affiliates who will appear on the remix, and recently spoke to MTV about it.
  • Cover of Drake Is  Raptors New Global Ambassador, Will Help Re-Brand Team
    The Toronto Raptors had announced that rapper and TO-native, Drake, would be the host of the 2016 All Star Weekend held in Toronto, which would only be one of his roles with the team.
  • Cover of Dwyane Wade Custom Jordan
    While Dwyane Wade has left Jordan Brand for Li-Ning, sneaker customizer Sole-On-Canvas imagines what his Player-Edition Jordan Brand sneakers could have looked like. Using the fire red Jordan 5 as a base, he adds custom "3" stitching near the heel and Miami Heat coloring on the midsole and tongue.
  • Cover of Big K.R.I.T Announces New Album Title
    While Big K.R.I.T. has been in the studio working on his sophomore album for quite some time, he's finally revealed the title of the project. The Mississippi rapper's follow-up to 2012's Live From The Underground will be called Cadillactica.
  • Cover of Mike WiLL Made It, T.I., Pharrell & Usher Are In The Studio Together
    Mike WiLL Made It and Pharrell have been dominating the production game this year. They've each had their share of radio hits, in both hip hop and pop world, and now they appear to be combining their talents for a new record. The two were pictured in the studio with Usher and T.I.
  • Cover of Dr. Dre's Beats Electronics Receives $500 Million Investment
    Beats Electronics refuses to stop growing. Dr. Dre and Jimmy Iovine's headphone brand already has a monopoly on the headphone game, but they are far from hitting a plateau. 
  • Cover of Dopest Jordans in '23' Music Video
    For an anthem that centers around the greatest of all time, its only fitting that Mike Will, Juicy J, and even Miley Cyrus show off their best sneakers for the video.
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