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...
Last week Waka Flocka dropped his latest mixtape Salute Me
Or Shoot Me Vol. 4: Banned From America, and HNHH was on hand for the exclusive
listening party at Patchwerk Studio in Atlanta.
While talking to Waka, we asked him about what he’ll do when
he reaches the two million followers plateau on Twitter, and what special track
or event will he have for his friends to commemorate it. ...
Sep 30, 2012
Winston Churchill stated that, “a fanatic
is someone who can’t change his mind and won’t change the subject.” Thus, the
supporters of Lil Wayne, Kanye West and Lil B fit into this framework
perfectly. In essence, any enthusiastic individual devoted to an artist is
considered a fan. The term “fanatic” being derived from a pair of Latin words
invested with religious connotations....
It's already October in this bitch.
Shieeet. I don't mind though, October is my favorite month, and not
just 'cause it contains my birthday. Here a few examples of all the
good shit that happens in October: Boardwalk Empire started back up,
Halloween, Kendrick Lamar's album, Meek Mill's album... you get the
point. Yesssir, let's enjoy this month.
Evidence- Sakura Feat. Planet Asia
As T.I. gears up to release his new album, Trouble Man, on December 18th, he's announced a new series called #TroubleManTuesdays.Today's #TroubleManTuesday content are behind-the-scenes photos from his videoshoot with Lil Wayne for his single "Ball." The single is expected to drop next Tuesday, while the video will follow the Tuesday after that.Check out the flicks below.
In the wake of that crazy bitch
Hurricane Sandy chances are people might go a little crazy
themselves. So if you have to evacuate or you have to do just the
opposite, and stay inside all day, the only thing that will make the
time past faster (or more enjoyably, at least), is good music. Check
out these three songs below, and although it's definitely not a
sufficient amount, it's a...
In the age of the internet it seems everybody can be a rapper, or at least make a feeble attempt at so doing. It may seem hard to find real talent with the game cluttered by generic, wanna-be, or insignificant rappers. That's not to say that ill emcees don't exist out there-- they obviously do, but sometimes they get overlooked 'cause some mainstream fish...
With voting happening today all around the United Stated, celebrities and musicians have been outspoken on who they're supporting in order to garner more votes for their Presidential candidate. Regardless of who your favorite rapper is voting for, you should make it your job to vote in today's election.HNHH is taking a look at what the hip-hop world has been saying on Twitter in regards to the...
While King Los was shooting the official
video for his HNHH Original "Born A King" we caught up with him
on the set to shoot him a few questions.
Los' upcoming mixtape, Becoming
King, is set to drop November 29th, and has a slew of
features including Wiz Khalifa, Diddy, Machine Gun Kelly etc. So we wanted to know
who he wanted to have featured that doesn't make an appearance. Los
Dec 12, 2012
The past year was another intriguing one for hip-hop with several albums vying for best of the year along with a few that were expected to be great but fell short. The year also brought us a whole host of collaborative efforts from crews, to quartets, to surprising duos that took listeners by surprise. Many albums fell by the wayside as the chemistry between the artists never sparked while the...
Jan 28, 2013
There've been a slew of rap game birthdays lately. Alicia Keys celebrated her born day on Friday, Lil Jon's was yesterday and now it's The Bawse's turn for cake. Turning 37 today, Rick Ross' impressive career boasts a plethora of solid songs and verses. He's overcome criticism, beef, literal shots and even two seizures to become one of the best in the game currently. He's also created one of it's...
The day after his 25th birthday Meek Mill released Dreamchasers 2. In one day, it became the most downloaded mixtape in recorded history. It seems the sleeper has awoken, and the dream’s become reality. Once upon a time, the Maybach Music Empire was just one man hustlin’. Metaphorical bricks flipped, multiplied and the roster grew into a trinity. Rick Ross signed Wale and Meek Mill in...
May 24, 2012
50 Cent is no stranger to controversy, having feuded with just about every big name in the hip hop game. However, his latest mixtape shows that for all his enemies, Fifty’s made the right friends. The Lost Tape boasts some impressive features, most notably Snoop and Eminem, and introduces a more thoughtful, mature sound from Fifty – He’s come a long way from his “Candyshop” days.Fifty...
There's quite a bit of repetition in the game these days, and specific lyrics tend to get overlooked. This is an opportunity to take a closer listen and really consider what these artists have to say. We encourage your opinions.
Keep in mind, these are the most noteworthy lyrics of the week, not necessarily the best. Also, it's hard to get everything right - if you notice any errors, don't...
One of the most talented sneaker custom artists in the game right now is Mache, and I believe Lebron James would agree. The king received an Ironman inspired custom of his signature shoe this year from him and was recently spotted wearing them during practice. It looks like Mache has not forgotten about Tony Stark quite yet as we have now have a look at his new "Ironman" customs. This time...