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  • Cover of Pete Rock & Slum Village Announce Joint Tour
    Detroit and NYC will connect this spring when Pete Rock and Slum Village embark on tour together. First performing together at Miami's "Dilla Weekend," they'll then kick off a nationwide tour in March. Check out the dates below, and the poster in the gallery above.
  • Cover of Mick Jenkins & Kirk Knight Announce Joint Tour
    Chicago's Mick Jenkins and Pro Era's Kirk Knight may hail from different cities and run with different crews, but after they linked up on Jenkins' "Jerome," it was clear that they're birds of a feather. The duo's just announced a joint tour for February. Check out the dates below.
  • Cover of Tory Lanez Announces New Tour Dates For "Lost Cause Tour 2"
    Last year Tory Lanez kept himself busy by touring quite a bit as part of his "Lost Cause" tour, which was supported by a mixtape of the same name. Well, the Toronto rapper on his grind will be back to touring in 2015 with a string of new tour dates announced today.
  • Cover of Fabolous Went To Ferguson To Meet Mike Brown's Father
    We've seen quite a few rappers do their part by paying tribute to police brutality victim Mike Brown on record, as well as participating in local protests, but only a select few have made it out to Ferguson -- the location of the tragic shooting -- to show their support. Both J.
  • Cover of Get Your Music Video On HotNewHipHop With HeatSeekers Video Edition [Update: January 17]
    Want your music video promoted and featured on HNHH? Submit your original music video for the chance to be posted on HNHH's YouTube channel and in our video section.  
  • Cover of Iamsu! Announces "Eyes On Me" Tour With Rome Fortune
    This morning Iamsu! announced a new tour, "Eyes On Me," which will find the West Coast native teaming up with Rome Fortune from down south. The two rappers will be linking up for tour dates across the United States, starting out with Los Angeles on March 26th.
  • Cover of Kevin Gates Wipes His Instagram Of All Videos & Photos
    Kevin Gates may be the most active Instagram videographer in the game, constantly posting clips of himself ranting on a variety of topics, always making sure to sign off with his chosen mantra, "I don't get tired!".
  • Cover of Azealia Banks Announces "Chasing Time" Remix Contest [Update: Winners Revealed]
    A couple weeks ago, Azealia Banks released her album, Broke with Expensive Taste, and to promote the newly release project, Azealia is getting a little creative.
  • Cover of Stream Willow Smith's "Interdimensional Tesseract" EP
    3 is the magic number for Willow Smith it seems. Making news for her philosophical meanderings with older brother Jaden recently, Willow has also managed to release some music, most notably her 2014 EP, 3, which just so happens to made up of three songs.
  • Cover of Lauryn Hill Announces An Acoustic Mini-Tour For February
    Lauryn Hill still seems to have no plans for dropping a new album, but she has recently returned to performing live, which is a pretty good consolation. Her latest shows have just been announced as part of her "Small Axe Acoustic Performance Series," and the six dates will all take place in February 2015.
  • Cover of YG "Bicketers" Protest "My Krazy Life" Grammy Snub In L.A.
    YG taught us about "Bickin Back" and "Bein' Bool" on his debut album, My Krazy Life, but today some of his LA fans taught us the importance of "bicketing".
  • Cover of K. Michelle Announces The "My Twisted Mind" Tour
    A few months back, R&B singer K. Michelle released her album Anybody Wanna Buy A Heart?, and now she's ready to head out on tour in support of it. With additional dates yet to be announced, view the initial ones below:
  • Cover of Game, Tyga & DJ Mustard Take Part In "Millions March Los Angeles"
    Following the growing number of incidents in which police have killed unarmed black men in the U.S. this year, protesters have gathered nationwide to fight for change. The "Millions March" in New York a couple of weeks back collected a massive turnout, and now other cities are following suit.
  • Cover of Best Album Covers Of 2014
    In many ways, it's surprising that we're still doing a list like this in 2014, as we've reached a point where music has, almost, gone entirely digital. No one's actually buying physical albums, but we still see album artwork with each release, and we certainly had some compelling examples in 2014.
  • Cover of Review: Kevin Gates' "Luca Brasi 2"
    The first Luca Brasi Story, released last February, put Kevin Gates on the map. Soon after, he quietly inked a partnership with Atlantic and a management deal with Young Money.
  • Cover of Raury Announces Dates For "Indigo Child Tour"
    Young Atlanta singer/songwriter Raury is starting 2015 off with a short tour of Alabama and Florida. The "Indigo Child Tour", featuring Tay Jasper and 6lackbear, will be making six stops starting in Alabama, then hitting several locations in Florida.
  • Cover of Hottest Songs Of 2014
    As one of the most anticipated segments of the #HOTNEW14 end-of-year rollout, HNHH is pleased to present our top 50 songs of the year. As always, you're gonna have to do some scrolling to find out the #1 hottest record.
  • Cover of PRhymeTime "Courtesy" Remix Contest: Vote
  • Cover of Stream Starlito's "Black Sheep Don't Grin"
    Starlito already dropped a mixtape, Theories, today, but now here's the big event: the release of his album Black Sheep Don't Grin. Featuring appearances by Don Trip, Young Dolph, Kevin Gates, Dee-1, Yo Gotti and many more, the project is streamable via YouTube below.
  • Cover of Theophilus London Announces Tour Dates With Father & Doja Cat
    Theophilus London's Kanye West-executive produced album Vibes is about to head on the road, as the rapper plans a 16-city tour to kick off in February.
  • Cover of Stream Kevin Gates' "Luca Brasi 2" Album
    After a long promotional campaign, Kevin Gates' Luca Brasi 2 is finally available in full for online streaming.
  • Cover of Nas & Russell Simmons March In NYC Protest
    Yesterday in New York, the "Millions March" protest against police brutality took place. The March comes in wake of the deaths of Eric Garner, Michael Brown, Akair Gurley, and Tamir Rice, all black males who were killed by police officers over the last couple of months.
  • Cover of DJ Premier & Royce Da 5'9" Announce "PRhyme: The Tour" Tour Dates
    DJ Premier and Royce Da 5'9"'s joint endeavor, PRhyme, hit shelves today, and is receiving no lack of positive feedback. If you enjoyed what you heard on the LP, you'll be able to see them perform tracks live as part of their "PRhyme" tour.
  • Cover of JMSN Announces Tour Dates With Rochelle Jordan
    JMSN's new self-titled album aka Blue Album is officially out today. Nonetheless it's possible you've already listened to it as we had a full album stream for the project on our site three days ago. It's another strong offering from the r'n'b singer. 
  • Cover of Nicki Minaj Announces "The Pinkprint" European Tour With Trey Songz
    After tackling Saturday Night Live this past weekend (and giving SNL their second-highest rating of the season), Nicki Minaj will be taking her upcoming album The Pinkprint to Europe for a set of tour dates overseas, alongside special guest Trey Songz. Undoubtedly she'll also be touring North America at some point, bu
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