Sep 19, 2012
Many had written off, Dwyane Wade, who was hobbled with a
knee injury throughout the 2012 Playoffs, but he was able to persevere and the
Miami Heat dispensed of the Oklahoma City Thunder in a surprisingly short five
game series to capture the franchise's second NBA Championship.
D-Wade recently shouted out HNHH for continually supporting
his charity event for kids,“Wade’s World...
This week Nicki reaches out to the Head of State, Big Sean talks "big", and Mac Miller gets "retarded". Check out the article's Twitter account here, where we post even more re-tweets. If you see any tweets by known rappers you think should be included then let us know @140BarsorLess
10. MAC MILLER
no matter how much shit people talk on twitter, the number one thing i see is that...
For starters it needs to be stated that DJ Holiday is one of
the greatest mixtape DJ’s out there. With Classic’s like French Montana’s
Mister 16: Casino Life, and Gucci Mane’s Writings on the Wall 2, he
definitely deserves the honor. That said, his work with Waka Flocka is equally
admirable, and considering this new chapter in their celebrated series the
crack continues to...
Sep 14, 2012
Feeling the back to school/work doldrums now that summer is disappearing into the rear view mirror of your whip? Don't worry, just because the hot weather is nearly gone doesn't mean there aren't hot albums on the horizon (even if you have to play them in your ride with the top up). HotNewHipHop compiled a list of ten of the hottest LPs dropping this fall, some with...
HotNewHipHop.Com is celebrating the release of Resident Evil: Retribution by doing a T-Shirt giveaway.We've got ten "Resident Evil" Umbrella Corporation T-Shirts and one T-Shirt signed by Milla Jovovich that we're giving away. To cop a t-shirt, hit this link and follow the instructions.
Sep 13, 2012
Wiz Khalifa nabs the cover for Complex's October/November issue. Peep the cover below as well as other photos from the shoot, and head to Complex for the full cover story. Wiz talks about why his album is delayed (not surprisingly he blames it on label and artist differences), his label mate Mac Miller, his commercially successful album Rolling Papers, the changing rap...
Sep 11, 2012
Slaughterhouse finally performed at the
Well in Brooklyn on September 8th, after the concert initially was delayed. Although
it still rained a bit during the show, the performance was
well-recieved and HotNewHipHop was able to catch up with (most) of the Slaughterhouse boys after the show.
Fans may have noticed 1/4 of the super
group, Joe Budden, was missing from the stage that night....
Ricky Rozay is constantly on his grind, and although for most of us that doesn't involve flying to Anguilla to shoot a music video, for the MMG Bawse, that's exactly what it entails.Ross is posted in Anguilla while he shoots the visuals for "Diced Pinapples," his collabo song with Drake and Wale off God Forgives, I Don't. Although there are is no sign of the two features in...
The MTV VMAs took place last night, and as per usual, the eventful night was jam-packed with photo-ops. There were performances by Lil Wayne, 2 Chainz, Rihanna, A$AP Rocky, Nicki Minaj and more, and many-a-star was in attendance. As in years past, some artists took the opportunity to make a big announcement (Wiz Khalifa & Amber Rose are expecting), some celebrities took the time to...
Day has dawned and it can now be considered official,
summer is at a close. Sure the heat wave might hold for awhile, but the season will soon become Fall. With that said, we here at
HotNewHipHop have compiled a list of the free-for-download mixtapes
that defined this summer past. Our top ten are tapes you'll most likely be bumping year round, and are definitely...
Aug 30, 2012
Twitter is often the fastest news
source, although not always reliable. Trending this afternoon was the
news of the death of Chris Lighty, who is the CEO Violator Records & Management, which oversees many popular rap stars.
This time though, Twitter's trending
topic was accurate. Chris Lighty has passed away. Chris Lighty
managed such artists as Busta Rhymes, Soulja Boy, Mariah...
Just after getting the CDQ version of Game's new single, which has some all-star features, behind-the-scenes pics surfaced online from the video shoot.The video shoot went down at a park in L.A., and features the mandatory models as well as some low-riders. Although Weezy wasn't present for this part of the shooting, his portion is going to be shot in Miami. Check...
Aug 23, 2012
Lupe Fiasco gets artistic on us for the cover of his album Food & Liquor 2: The Great American Rap Album Pt. 1.The album, which drops September 25th, has had a few changes in single releases recently, but aside from that, seems to be on track.Check out the cover art below. Yes, you're seeing it correctly, it's just black. If you want to see something a little more interesting, click...
Self-promoted as a hungry emcee, Ace approaches tracks with a ravenous appetite, and on Body Bag Vol. 2 he devours everything placed in front of him. On “Gutta Back” he introduces the tape’s subject matter; namely, outright arrogance expressed poetically. He gets political on “Wanna Beez” and “Yeen Bout Dat Life,” questioning the candidacy of his opposition. In Ace’s eyes he is...