8 Iconic Hip-Hop Tours

Expectations are high for both Drake's "Would You Like A Tour" and Kanye West's "Yeezus" tour, which kick off this weekend, so we've decided to take a look back at some of the most iconic hip hop...

  • 8 Iconic Hip-Hop Tours
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    Expectations are high for both Drake's "Would You Like A Tour" and Kanye West's "Yeezus" tour, which kick off this weekend, so we've decided to take a look back at some of the most iconic hip hop tours in history. While there are plenty of festivals and performances that will never be forgotten, we're focusing solely on tours, from Yeezy and Jay Z's Watch The Throne stint, to Diddy's No Way Out,...
  • Jordan 1 Retro High OG "Bred"
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    The Air Jordan 1 Retro High OG "Bred" is one of the most anticipated released of the year, with a scheduled release about 2 months away.The iconic sneaker is dear to those sneakerheads who appreciate the history of the shoe, which is the exact model Jordan wore. With a release date of December 28th, you can expect a Holiday frenzy from now until then. We'll keep you posted with any new...
  • Kevin Garnett Fires Back At LeBron For Dissing Him For Leaving Boston
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    LeBron James called Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce out for attacking Ray Allen for leaving the Celtics, and then leaving themselves.  Now Garnett has a response for James. After Ray Allen bolted from Boston to join the rival Miami Heat, KG and Pierce were not too please.  Now after they moved to the Nets, LeBron thought they were being a bit hypocritical, and both him and Dwyane Wade told the...
  • Kobe Bryant Almost Starred In The Movie "He Got Game"
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    One of the greatest basketball players of all-time was nearly the star of one of the greatest basketball movies of all-time, as Kobe Bryant reveals he passed on "He Got Game." Originally, the movie was based on the exploits of Coney Island's Finest, Stephon Marbury, and Spike Lee had asked him to play the lead role of Jesus Shuttlesworth.  a few actors tried out for the part as well, but Lee...
  • Origins: The Samples From Danny Brown's "OLD"
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    OLD is Detroit emcee Danny Brown's third studio project, released on October 8th via Fool's Gold Records. The audience rating on our review of the album stands at 85%, and we feel it's one of the better offerings of 2013, both sonically and lyrically. The production was handled by Paul White, A-Trak, SKYWLKR, Oh No, Corin Roddick, Rustie, JMIKE, Darq E Freaker and BadBadNotGood, a diverse...
  • Lil Wayne Calls Out Lamar Odom On "442" For Smoking Crack
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    This off season just keeps getting worse for Lamar Odom, as yet another notable rapper drops his name on a track as Lil Wayne calls out Odom's reported drug use.  Lamar's struggles with drug abuse have been well-documented, and although he claims to not be on drugs, there are various sources citing that he has been indulging in crack.  Plus, at the end of August, LO and his wife, Khloe...
  • LeBron & Wade Blast Garnett And Pierce For Leaving Celtics
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    When Ray Allen left the Boston Celtics in 2012 to join the Miami Heat, certain members of the C's spoke out against him fleeing the team.  Now that Kevin Garnett, Paul Pierce, and Doc Rivers have left Boston themselves, LeBron James and Dwyane Wade think they were hypocritical in calling out Ray. LeBron James and the Miami Heat became the most hated team in the NBA, after LeBron defected to...
  • Jordan Says Playing Grizzlies Owner 1-on-1 Is "Comical"
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    Grizzlies owner Robert J. Pera challenged Michael Jordan to a game of one-on-one for a million dollars to charity, but Jordan calls is "comical." 35 year old billionaire, Robert Pera is the youngest owner in the league, and actually possesses a pretty decent jumpshot and game.  He's been putting in work with the Grizzlies training staff and issued a challenge to Grizzly, Tony Allen to play ones...
  • Lakers Nick Young Slides Down Great Wall Of China & Crashes (Video)
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    The Lakers travelled to China and Nick Young wiped out on a toboggan at the Great Wall of China.  Before matching up with the Golden State Warriors in Beijing, the Lakers went to the Great Wall and a few went down a huge slide on toboggans.  Well, Nick Young decided to film himself while flying down the slide and was yelling about sliding down the Great Wall...until he crashed.  Young's new...
  • Review: Game's "OKE: Operation Kill Everything"
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    Game has held an interesting position in the rap game since his monstrous debut in 2005, The Documentary. He’s acknowledged as one of the premier acts from the West Coast, but he’s been hit-or-miss with his projects since that first album. He’s become known for his chameleon-like style and over-reliance on guest features - issues that have made it difficult to grasp Game’s personal style...
  • Jordan Summer '14 Releases
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    Every year Jordan Brand takes a handful of Retro models and releases classic OG and brand new colorways of them that end up getting scooped up off of shelves in an instant.  2014 is shaping up to be another huge year for the Brand and today we get a glimpse of what is to come next calendar year.  A leaked shot of a catalogue hit the web today and has been stirring up a lot of interest.  If the...
  • Kris Humphries Sold Kim Kardashian's $2M Wedding Ring For $750K
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    Kris Humphries has officially auctioned off the $2 million wedding ring he gave Kim Kardashian fornearly $750,000. In September it was announced that Humphries was unloading the ring in an auction with Christie's.  Originally he had paid $2 million for the ring, but pre-auction speculation was that he would net a quarter of the price at $300,000 to $500,000, but Hump looks to have made out...
  • Win Tickets To "The Smokers Club Tour" And See Joey Bada$$ and Ab Soul!
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    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!" 3) We will announce winners for each city 1-3 days before each show date.  Winners will be contacted via their Facebook accounts and as a reply to their comment, so make sure to check this article when nearing...
  • Who Had The Best BET Cypher?
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    The BET Hip-Hop Awards always result in a lot of commentary the next day, from critics to fans, everyone has their thoughts on the show and in particular, on the BET cyphers. This year we saw the TDE labelmates Kendrick Lamar, ScHoolboy Q, Ab-Soul, Jay Rock and Isaiah Rashad take the mic, as well as Slaughterhouse, the A$AP Mob crew, Jon Connor, Rittz, Rapsody, Lil Kim, Travi$ Scott, the Real...
  • New Images Of Air Jordan 5 Blackout
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    These sizzling hot pictures are of the Air Jordan 5 "Blackout" from Private Stock Gallery. The shoe resembles the classic "metallic black" 5's with its all black nubuck suede upper. The difference in the "Blackout" 5 lies in its use of an all black tongue and outsole, with the only hint of white being the outline on the 23 by the heel.As shown in the slides, DJ Khaled first brought this exclusive...
  • Grizzlies Owner Challenges Michael Jordan 1-on-1 For $1M
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    The owner of the Memphis Grizzlies, Robert J. Pera has taken to Twitter to challenge more people to a game of one-on-one including Mark Cuban, and even Michael Jordan. Turns out I was way off with my analysis of Pera's game.  Last month he went on Twitter and challenged the Grizz' hard-nose defender, Tony Allen, to a game of one-on-one for $100,000 that would be donated to charity.  I was not...
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