Maino Talks On Brooklyn, Police Brutality & New Book He's Writing
Maino gets his talk on in our 11-minute interview with the Brooklyn native. After delivering his second instalment of King of Brooklyn in November, we spoke to the rapper on his self-appointed king title as well as his native neighborhood. Maino talks about being a voice for his peers and the streets alike, as well as fellow New York rappers who may not necessarily rep the NY sound (which he says is completely okay).
2 Milly Feat. Maino "Milly Rock (Remix)" Video
2 Milly Feat. Maino
Last month, Maino decided to hop on 2 Milly’s buzzing single “Milly Rock,” and now the two are back today with an official video for it.
Maino Feat. Jadakiss "What Happened" Video
Maino Feat. Jadakiss
Brooklyn's Maino releases a brand new visual for his Jadakiss-assisted record "What Happened". Video directed by Mazi O.Stream Maino Feat. Jadakiss "What Happened" Video, the latest video from Maino, which dropped on Monday, January 6th, 2014. Maino's odds keep getting better with each new leak, and Maino Feat. Jadakiss "What Happened" Video will undoubtedly improve his chances of winning. It's a worthy addition to a respectable catalogue that has seen a lot of growth since Maino debuted in this game. We're looking forward to the follow-up.
Maino Talks Recent NY Prison Escape On CNN
If you didn’t hear, two convicted murderers escaped from the Clinton Correctional Facility in Dannemora, New York this past weekend and have been on the run ever since. Reminiscent of something out of a movie, the two inmates used power tools to cut through a steel wall and followed a series of tunnels, before emerging from a manhole outside the prison walls. CNN, who’s been all over this national matter, decided to invite rapper Maino onto their set to talk about the escape and his very own experiences at that prison. Watch the 8-minute chat above.
Maino Feat. Meek Mill & Troy Ave "Lights, Camera, Action" Video
Maino Feat. Meek Mill & Troy Ave
Maino returns to his King Of Brooklyn EP today with a new music video for the cut "Lights, Camera, Action" featuring Meek Mill and fellow New Yorker Troy Ave. The visual is a pretty typical rapper video, with shots of the crew, shots of the ladies, and shots of both together. It's directed by Mazi O.
Maino Feat. Chinx "PNP" Video
Maino Feat. Chinx
Revisiting his King Of Brooklyn 3 project, Maino decides to come through on this Christmas Eve and release the official video for his Chinx-featured record “PNP,” b.k.a Pussy Nigga Problems. With New York City set as his backdrop, watch as the King of Brooklyn spits his shit, before partying it up with his crew and ladies in the club & parking lot. Look for a cameo from French Montana. Check it out.
DJ Kay Slay Feat. Fame, Maino, Papoose, Troy Ave, Uncle Murda "Straight Outta Brooklyn" Video
DJ Kay Slay Feat. Fame, Maino, Papoose, Troy Ave & Uncle Murda
To promote his upcoming mixtape, Shadow Of The Sun, DJ Kay Slay decides to come through and share the official video for his latest posse cut “Straight Outta Brooklyn,” featuring Fame, Maino, Papoose, Troy Ave, Uncle Murda, Moe Chipps & Lucky Don. Channeling their inner N.W.A., watch as this slew of the notable Brooklyn emcees take over their NYC borough in this Money Mark-directed clip above.
Maino On The Breakfast Club
Maino was a recent guest on Power 105's Breakfast Club. The New York native and self-proclaimed King Of Brooklyn showed up to the Breakfast Club wearing a crown on top of his hoodie, as he discusses the title of his new EP and who may or may not be upset about the title-- from Jay Z to Biggie to Fabolous.
Maino "I Got 5 On It/We Take It (Freestyles)" Video
Maino is campaigning hard before his release of "The King Of Brooklyn" EP, releasing visuals for his two freestyles, over "I Got 5 On it" and "We Take It," respectively.
Maino Feat. Vado, Uncle Murda "Love My Niggas" Video
Maino Feat. Vado & Uncle Murda
Taking a break from his recent KOBmixes, Maino decides to get back to the visuals today. Revisiting his latest KOB 3 mixtape, the Brooklyn native comes through with the official video for his Vado & Uncle Murda-featured cut “Love My Niggas.”
Uncle Murda Feat. Maino "Hands Up" Video
Uncle Murda Feat. Maino
In light of the recent decisions made on the Michael Brown & Eric Garner cases, Uncle Murda & Maino decide to take this opportunity and release a new visual for their collab “Hands Up”. Directed by Picture Perfect, the video pays tribute to the Eric Garner case specifically, and shows disturbing imagery and clips of the police brutality that's happening everywhere in our streets today. The powerful message is definitely felt and portrayed in this visual above. Check it out.
Maino Clears Up Trinidad James Beef
Maino stops by HOT 97 to discuss his beef with Trinidad James, talking about how he ended up acquiring the ATL rapper's watch. The NY emcee also gave out his own number on air.Check out Maino Clears Up Trinidad James Beef, the latest video from Maino, released on Wednesday, February 12th, 2014. Maino's chances in this game are improving with each new release, and Maino Clears Up Trinidad James Beef is no exception - quite the opposite, in fact. It's a nice addition to the impressive catalogue Maino has been building over the years. We're definitely anticipating the next move.
Westbay Feat. Maino "Fly With Him" Video
Westbay Feat. Maino
HNHH brings you the premiere of "Fly With Him," the latest visual offering from emerging Marine Park, Brooklyn emcee Westbay, directed by Mike D'Angelo, produced by Joe Josh Beats and featuring his fellow Brooklynite Maino on the assist. The visual finds both artists reflecting on their respective journeys thus far, rapping from their favorite spots around the neighborhood. Let us know what you think, folks - how's their chemistry?
Maino On Ebro In The Morning
To promote his recently-released King Of Brooklyn 3 mixtape, Maino made his way by the Hot 97 studios this week and sat down with the gang from Ebro in the Morning. Chopping it up for over 30 minutes, Maino spoke about the new project, sliding into DM’s, social media, process of making music, working with Chinx, out hustling other artists, Drake/Meek beef, and more. Check out all that and more in the always entertaining interview above.
Maino Feat. Keith Murray "The Most Beautiful Thing In This World" Video
Maino Feat. Keith Murray
Revisiting his latest Maino Madness mixtape, Brooklyn’s Maino decides to come through and share the official video for his Keith Murray remake of “The Most Beautiful Thing In This world.” Taking out the Porsche & Benz, Maino and the homies invade the outside bball court, before having some fun at night time in this Picture Perfect & Ontime Films-directed clip above. Check it out.
Maino "Tupac Problems" Video
After hitting us with his new King Of Brooklyn EP a few weeks back, NYC's own Maino returns today with a new visual for our viewing pleasure. This time around, Maino heads to church to shoot the official music video for “Tupac Problems”, a track taken from the recent KOB project. Video directed by H.O.O.D. Check it out above.
Maino "Mama Loves Me" Video
Maino continues to roll out new videos in support of his King Of Brooklyn 3 mixtape. After hitting us with “Harder Than Them,” “PNP,” & most recently “Die A Legend,” the Brooklyn rapper decides to return today and share another video for the project’s outro “Mama Loves Me.”
DJ Kay Slay Feat. Maino, Papoose, Red Cafe, Ray J "Thug Love" Video
DJ Kay Slay Feat. Maino, Papoose, Red Cafe & Ray J
Did you enjoy Maino, Papoose, Red Cafe, Ray J's contributions to this video? Let us know what you think, folks. Peep the new visual for DJ Kay Slay's DJ Kay Slay Feat. DJ Khaled, DJ Drama, DJ Doo Wop & Fly Nate "The Kings Of The Streets" Video.
DJ Suss.One Feat. Maino, Vado, Red Cafe, Jamie Drastik "No Invitation" Video
DJ Suss.One Feat. Maino, Vado, Red Cafe & Jamie Drastik
As much as New York is the center of hip-hop media, it can be a tough place to break out of, even when the promotion is there. Vado, Red Cafe, Maino, and Jamie Drastik are all rappers from the area who have been in the game for a minute, but haven't been able to build a fanbase nation-wide. DJ Suss.One has assembled them all for one song, as the rappers take on an aggressive trap-inspired beat, proving their versatility. This one will certainly get some spins in New York, but hopefully it'll be picked up in Atlanta and some of the other rap hotspots nationwide as well.
Maino Feat. Mack Wilds "All About You" Video
Maino Feat. Mack Wilds
Maino is reinforcing his claim of running BK on his upcoming mixtape, King Of Brooklyn 2, and today he's shared a video for a re-release track from the new effort. Linking up with fellow New York resident (and former star of The Wire), Mack Wilds, Maino has put together a bid for radio and video play with the for-the-ladies jam. It's reminiscent of Vado's Jeremih hook-lead "My Bae". The video finds the two artists enjoying a New York summer with a few ladies. What do you think of the visual?