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  • Cover of Stream Freddie Gibbs & Madlib's "Piñata" In Full
    Freddie Gibbs and Madlib's collaborative album has been in the works for some time. Originally titled Cocaine Piñata, The album eventually lost the more controversial part of its name, and was released as simply Piñata today. Along with its release 
  • Cover of The Beat Konducta: Madlib's Best Collaborations
    With his dusty, warped, sample-heavy sound almost instantly recognizable at this point, Madlib has carved out quite a niche for himself in the underground hip-hop world.
  • Cover of Young Thug Clears Up Ambiguous Label Status
    It's been a bizarre saga as to where Young Thug's affiliations lie. First, he claimed to be a free agent no longer with Atlantic. Then, he inferred that he signed to Cash Money, but then labelhead Birdman quickly denied it.
  • Cover of Wiz Khalifa, Young Thug, Vic Mensa & More Perform At SXSW Fader Fort
    There have been plenty of big hip hop showcases and sets going on at SXSW this year, but the last couple of days at the Fader Fort have been pretty solid.
  • Cover of Isaiah Rashad Reflects On TDE, Names Jay-Z Above Tupac And Biggie
    Isaiah Rashad has been making waves since his inception as a member of Top Dawg Entertainment, where he raps among the label's impressive roster, including recent classics like Kendrick Lamar.
  • Cover of Frank Ocean Sued By Chipotle [Update: Ocean Cuts A Check, Writes "Fuck Off" On It]
    Chipotle may fill our stomachs, but they're looking to burn a hole right through Frank Ocean's pocket.
  • Cover of Young Thug Is Not A Free Agent, Still Signed To Brick Squad And Atlantic
    There have been many rumors as to where Young Thug is going to sign, some instigated by the rapper himself. However, apparently Young Thug has no one to sign to, as of yet, as he's still reportedly signed to Atlantic and 1017 Brick Squad. 
  • Cover of Slick Rick Shares "The Great Adventures of Slick Rick" Tour Dates
    Slick Rick's debut, The Great Adventures of Slick Rick celebrated its 20th anniversary back in November, and in (Slightly delayed) celebration of the event, Rick has announced a U.S. tour. 
  • Cover of A DJ Was Wounded During A Shootout At Rick Ross' Album Release Party In DeKalb County Last Night
    Diddy may want to consider laying low for a minute. Not 24 hours after a shooting at a CIAA after party at Charlotte, NC's Sheraton hotel, which he hosted alongside Future and Fabolous, another occurred during a release party for Rick Ross' Mastermind album at a DeKalb County, Georgia nightclub, which he also
  • Cover of Juicy J Offers Some Oscar Advice
    When Three 6 Mafia won the academy award for best song for a song they did for the film "Hustle & Flow," years back, they quickly delivered what became everyone's favorite Oscar acceptance speech.
  • Cover of Big K.R.I.T. Ushers In The Week Of K.R.I.T. And Looks Forward To "Cadillactica"
    Big K.R.I.T. is back and the Week of K.R.I.T. is upon us. That means starting Monday (tomorrow) K.R.I.T. will be releasing a new piece of content daily, for seven consecutive days.
  • Cover of Da Brat Ordered To Pay Ex-NFL Cheerleader $6.4 Million For Assault
    Da Brat has already served a three-year sentence after she pled guilty to aggravated assault in 2007, when she violently hit an ex-NFL cheerleader with a bottle inside an Atlanta nightclub. Although she's served her sentence (not to mention community service hours), she hasn't finished paying for the crime yet.
  • Cover of Twista's Bodyguard, Davy Easterling, Found Dead
    On Friday, Chicago OG Twista posted on his Instagram that his bodyguard,  Davy Easterling, also known as 6'9, had gone missing for 48 hours, and he asked for anyone to send information on his whereabouts. Unfortunately, Easterling was found murdered inside an apartment building on Chicago's South Side.
  • Cover of Classic Rotation: Eminem's "The Slim Shady LP" 15 Years Later
    In early 1999, a white rapper came out of relative obscurity and pissed off a lot of people. He was a white kid from Detroit, backed by a legend in Dr. Dre, and savvy music -industry heavyweight Jimmy Lovine.
  • Cover of Bonnaroo 2014 Lineup Announced; Kanye West To Headline
     It looks like Hip Hop will be representing at this summer’s Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival. Tonight, the official lineup was announced during a live stream event and it looks deep.
  • Cover of Review: Pro Era's "The Secc$ Tap.e 2"
    This tape has been something that Pro Era fans have no doubt been waiting patiently for after their last releases were back in 2012.
  • Cover of Isaiah Rashad Says He's The "Lil Homie" In TDE Crew
    Isaiah Rashad has been part of the growing TDE family for a minute now, and as one of the newest signees he's probably still getting used to the ways of the label, and finding his groove within the rest of the Top Dawg crew.
  • Cover of OutKast & Drake To Headline OVO Fest 2014
    We've received yet another OutKast festival announcement, to add to the growing list of their 40 festival tour dates. This time the ATLiens have been tapped by Drake's OVO Fest as headliners.
  • Cover of Hopsin Goes On Twitter Rant, Calls Out Fans, "Knock Madness" Tour & Fame
    At the beginning of 2014 we saw Hopsin go on quite the depressing Twitter rant, even going so far as to mentioning suicide and dissing his own Knock Madness album.
  • Cover of BTS Photos For Rick Ross & Jeezy's "War Ready" Video Shoot
    Rick Ross and Jeezy put their past beef aside to connect for a single off Rozay's upcoming Mastermind album, "War Ready." We recently heard how T.I. had a part to play in the squashing of the beef, as he spoke to Jeezy about unnecessary feuds. 
  • Cover of Crew Love: Pro Era
    Last week, Pro Era released the triumphant sequel to their debut mixtape, 2012's The Secc$ Tap.e.
  • Cover of Underrated Audio: February 8- February 14
    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 Review: Vado's "Sinatra EP"
    For Vado, Sinatra represents much more than just another one of the several tapes he has dropped over the past few years. The smooth flowing Harlem representer is in the midst of a crucial part of his rap career.
  • Cover of Chief Keef Reveals "Back From The Dead 2" Mixtape Artwork
    Chief Keef just announced that his Bang 3 project will be an album rather than a mixtape (a fate similar to that of French Montana's Mac & Cheese 4), but we will be getting some new free music from Sosa very soon in the form of Back From The Dead 2, which Keef has now revealed the art for.
  • Cover of T.I. Apparently Responsible For Jeezy & Rick Ross Ending Beef [Update: T.I. Explains]
    It came as a surprise to many when Rick Ross announced that his new single "War Ready" would feature Young Jeezy, who Ross has had a high-profile beef with, escalating to an altercation between crews at the 2012 BET Awards. "War Ready" finally dropped yesterday, as did some news of how the reconciliation happened.
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