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  • Cover of Joell Ortiz Signs With Penalty Entertainment To Release His Brand New Album, "House Slippers"
    Things are looking up for Joel Ortiz, the emcee/poet from Brooklyn, as he announced that he inked a new deal with Penalty Entertainment to facilitate the release of his new album, House Slippers, with The Heatmakerz serving as executive producer. An elated Joell Ortiz made a statement about the new deal, sayi
  • Cover of Random Ish: The Only Person Jay Z Follows On Twitter Is Joe Budden
    This serves as your random but extremely necessary news of the day: Jay Z follows only one person on Twitter, and it's Slaughterhouse MC Joe Budden. What does this mean???
  • Cover of Joe Budden Apologizes For Racist Instagram Post
    Joe Budden posted an image to Instagram yesterday which gained him a lot of negative attention. The Slaughterhouse rapper put up an image of a Sikh man-- seemingly going through customs at the airport --with the caption, “Not on my watch Homeboy!”, suggesting the man was a terrorist.
  • Cover of Remy Ma Squashes Beef With Fat Joe; Reveals Plans After Prison
    The return of Remy Ma is quickly approaching. In July, the Bronx rapper will be released from prison after serving a six-year sentence for assault, and she plans to make up for her lost time.
  • 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 Crew Love: Pro Era
    Last week, Pro Era released the triumphant sequel to their debut mixtape, 2012's The Secc$ Tap.e.
  • Cover of Joey Bada$$ Weighs In On The Grammy's Kendrick Lamar Vs. Macklemore Debate
    Yesterday it was revealed that Macklemore & Ryan Lewis almost didn't make it into the rap categories at the Grammys because they've been too successful aka mainstream aka pop this past year.
  • Cover of Joe Budden Speaks On Failed Marriage Proposal To Tahiry
    Awhile ago rumors started circulating that Joe Budden would be proposing to his on-again off-again girl, Tahiry Jose, on the popular TV show "Love & Hip-Hop." When the episode finally aired the other week, we saw the proposal go down in New York's Times Square-- and we also saw Tahiry reject Joe for it.
  • Cover of Joe Budden Reveals Title Of Slaughterhouse Album, Says It Has "Budden" Undertones
    In December Slaughterhouse announced a new tour kicking off in March titled "Glass House" tour, which we assume would be in conjunction with their upcoming new album, thus it may come as no surprise that their album is actually titled Glass House.
  • Cover of Joey Fatts Reveals Cover Art & Release Date For "iLL Street Blues"
    Rising rapper Joey Fatts grabbed our attention with the release of his mixtape Chipper Jones Vol. 2 last May. He'll be returning soon with a new effort, iLL Street Blues.
  • Cover of Awkword Reveals Art, Tracklist & Features For "World View" Compilation, Feat. Joell Ortiz, Harry Fraud, KRS-One & More
  • Cover of Joey Bada$$ Announces Pro Era Mixtape Title & Release Date
    Pro Era dropped a pretty big mixtape back in 2012, and they're looking to follow it up at the top of 2014. Joey Bada$$ shared a new track from the collective this afternoon, along with the announcement of a brand new project.
  • Cover of Lupe Fiasco Reveals Features For "Tetsuo & Youth," Praises Joey Bada$$
    Lupe Fiasco has been in the news for some bizarre reasons this year-- from getting a tomato thrown at him, to writing a mystery novel on Twitter, so it's always good to hear some updates about his music.
  • Cover of Slaughterhouse Announce "Glass House" North American Tour
    Slaughterhouse have been hinting at a new album for some time now. In fact, according to Joe Budden it's actually complete.
  • Cover of Fat Joe Licks His Jordan 11s To Show They're Clean
    Fat Joe is still practicing the technique of licking the soles of his deadstock sneakers.
  • Cover of Lupe Fiasco Begins Writing Novel On Twitter
    Lupe Fiasco has been known to be pretty erratic on Twitter, which lead to him making his account private. While he's been a little more subdued since the privacy change, he's begun work on a fairly strange project through the outlet.
  • Cover of Fat Joe Released From Jail
    Fat Joe is reportedly out of jail, just in time to celebrate Thanksgiving.  The rapper was serving a four-month sentence on tax evasion charges, in addition to paying a $15,000 fine. According to producer DJ Nasty (he did "All I Do Is Win"), Joe is a free man today.
  • Cover of Joe Budden Says New Slaughterhouse Album Is "By Far" Their Best Project, Will Feature Action Bronson
    Joe Budden certainly seems confident in the new Slaughterhouse project. The New York wordsmith also made sure to stress that his feelings about the LP are sincere, realizing just how often "rappers say that" to promote their albums. 
  • 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 Joe Budden On New Slaughterhouse Album: "We're Not Doing Nothing While Em Is Coming Out"
    Slaughterhouse are getting ready to drop their follow-up to welcome to: Our House, and while the project is complete, the rap supergroup have no plans on releasing it until Eminem is done with his chart takeover. MTV spoke to Joe Budden about the crew's new record.
  • 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 Win Tickets To "The Smokers Club Tour" And See Joey Bada$$ and Ab Soul!
    THE RULES ARE SIMPLE: 1) Follow HotNewHipHop on Facebook + Twitter Follow @hotnewhiphop // 2) Enter the comment below: "HotNewHipHop, send me to Smokers Club in CITY NAME!"
  • Cover of Joey Bada$$ 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 A$AP Ferg Headlining "Turnt x Burnt" Tour With A$AP Mob, Joey Fatts
    A$AP Ferg is ready for a headlining tour, although he'll still be joined by the A$AP Mob. The Harlem rapper is taking Trap Lord on the road, along with the Mob, Joey Fatts, Aston Matthews, Overdoz, and 100s
  • Cover of 15 ‪Hottest Mixtapes Of The Summer 2013
    Now that the new scholastic year is upon us, the doors of summer have officially closed and it's back to reality. As such, we've decided to look back on some of the projects that helped define the warmer months of 2013, if only to prolong those chiller times for a moment. 
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