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  • Cover of Iggy Azalea Responds To Funkmaster Flex Calling Her Record "Trash" On Air
    Iggy Azalea is a divisive artist. So divisive, that one radio host was compelled to express his distaste for her record, after playing it on air. That DJ was Funkmaster Flex.
  • Cover of Trick Daddy Arrested And Charged With Multiple Felonies
    Trick Daddy was never the leading the pack as the shining beacon of responsibility in the Rap Game, but we were still surprised that Trick Daddy, already a convicted felon, managed to get himself in so much trouble.
  • Cover of Big K.R.I.T. Talks "Cadillactica", Working With Lil Boosie And Jeezy
    After Big K.R.I.T. released a trailer for his upcoming album Cadillactica last month, anticipation for the project has now reached a fever pitch. NahRight sat down with the Mississippi MC to get some insight on the album, as well as studio time that he's recently had with Lil Boosie and Jeezy. 
  • Cover of J. Lo Tops Puff Daddy In Bidding War For Fuse TV
    Coincidence or competition? One-time couple Jennifer Lopez and Sean "Puff Daddy" Combs have both recently been involved in struggles to obtain the rights to cable music channel Fuse TV. Now it appears as if J. Lo's NuvoTV has beaten out Combs' Revolt TV in a bidding war to acquire the network.
  • Cover of Notorious B.I.G.'s Estate Sued By R&B Singer For Sample Used In "The What"
    Sometimes, it's immediately obvious where samples come from, but other times, it takes twenty years to correctly identify them.
  • Cover of Review: King Los' "Zero Gravity II"
    After his recent split with Puff Daddy’s Bad Boy Records and Interscope on March 19, King Los has stepped it up quickly and released his latest mixtape, Zero Gravity II. He had first signed with the label back in 2005.
  • Cover of Samples Of The Week: March 27
    When hip-hop began, samples were all that DJs and producers had to construct instrumental tracks with. They'd dig through crates of vinyl trying to find isolated drum breaks, melodies or vocals that they could repurpose for use in hip-hop music.
  • Cover of Atmosphere Announces "North Of Hell" Canadian Tour Dates
    Atmosphere are heading north for the "North Of Hell" tour, which will hit a bunch of Canadian spots come May. The duo of Slug and Ant are prepping the release of a new album, Southsiders, as they revealed the other month with the album artwork and tracklist (plus the first record, "Bitter").
  • Cover of Diddy Changes Name Back To Puff Daddy
    In February Bad Boy Diddy announced he was working on a new album, simply titled MMM, which would be executive produced by fellow Bad Boy French Montana. This will serve as the music mogul's first album 2010's Last Train To Paris and will be his seventh since his 1997 debut No Way Out.
  • Cover of Classic Rotation: MF Doom & Madlib's "Madvillainy" 10 Years Later
    On certain occasions obscure and experimental sounds explode into something extraordinary. An explosion that is heard from far away, from one end of their genre to the other, even spilling over into other disciplines, effecting everyone from A to Z with their creative ooze. Too much? Perhaps.
  • Cover of Canadian Government Gives Drake $300,000 For OVO Fest
    Another year, another OVO Fest. At least that's how it is if you're the highly successful rapper/singer, Drake who recieved 300 grand in government funding for this year's festival. The grant comes from the Celebrate Ontario program brought to you by the Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport.
  • Cover of King Los Says Split With Bad Boy Was "Amicable"
    King Los left many fans surprised when he announced that he would be parting ways with Bad Boy. Initially, it was unclear if he and Diddy were still on good terms. HNHH was able to catch up with the rapper following his listening party in New York, where he cleared up any rumors about the situation.
  • Cover of Samples Of The Week: March 20
    When hip-hop began, samples were all that DJs and producers had to construct instrumental tracks with. They'd dig through crates of vinyl trying to find isolated drum breaks, melodies or vocals that they could repurpose for use in hip-hop music.
  • Cover of King Los Parts Ways With Diddy's Bad Boy Records [Update: Los Elaborates]
    Earlier this morning, during an appearance on Sway In The Morning on Shade 45, emerging Baltimore, Maryland emcee King Los announced his departure from Diddy's Bad Boy Records. He also murdered another "5 Fingers Of Death" freestyle, which you can watch below.
  • Cover of Review: Freddie Gibbs & Madlib's "Piñata"
    On paper, stone cold gangster Freddie Gibbs and alt-hop producer Madlib have little in common. But after releasing several highly enjoyable EPs beginning in 2011, it quickly became apparent that the duo were capable of vibing off one another.
  • Cover of Eminem Rumored To Headline Lollapalooza 2014
    While the official lineup for Chicago's 2014 Lollapalooza music festival is yet to be announced, industry sources have revealed what are claimed to be the "confirmed" headliners of the festival.
  • 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
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