This feature highlights a hand-picked selection of some of the bigger tracks of the week. We have chosen a few of the tracks that landed within our top 25 most played, focusing on those that stood out, and left room for discussion. This edition features Future, Kendrick Lamar, Juicy J and more! Take a look at the list in the gallery above, and feel free to let us know your own favorite...
There's quite a bit of repetition in the game these days, and specific lyrics tend to get overlooked (with the exception of select Tyler, The Creator references). 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...
It is rumored, that at the turn of the twentieth century, marijuana and music were married in New Orleans. Jazz was in its infancy; as experimental art-form it found Mary Jane to be a complimentary companion. She permitted calm endurance and open-minded expression; benefits those creative forefathers indulged in. However, bad press burned in the flames and hatred rose from the ashes. Thereafter...
May 17, 2012
Dissecting the funniest, most entertaining, and outrageous tweets from some of the biggest names in rap who are on Twitter. Twitter is intriguing to fans because it offers an un-buffered forum into the minds of some of your favorite artists. The material is often raw and unfiltered, and lucky for us, most of these guys have no filter.We recently started a new Twitter account for this feature,...
Big Sean's lead single off his sophomore album, Hall Of Fame, is currently getting the visual treatment in Detroit.The video for "Guap" was being shot on Woodward Avenue in Big Sean's hometown, and resulted in the area being shut down for a few hours, reports say.Check out flicks from the set below (via HHNM).Hall Of Fame won't be dropping until early 2013.
Today's pop stars have several pioneers to thank, including arguably the '90's most famous R&B singer, Aaliyah. She will forever be ingrained into pop culture's memory after her accidental death in 2001. And on what would have been her 34th birthday, HNHH decided to honor the pop star with some of her greatest tracks. Check them out below.
up Hot 97's Summer Jam, an event not-to-be missed in the Tri-State
area. It rained on and off throughout the day of the event on June
which put a damper on my seat but not my mood. The Jam started with
the pre-show, aka the Festival Village, where Peter Rosenberg made
his now-infamous remarks about Nicki Minaj's single “Starships.”
Honestly, I was more pumped for the...
Jul 12, 2012
Tyga released the cover art for his forthcoming mixtape Well Done 3, which is the latest instalment in his Well Done series. Check out the gallery below for his latest and past cover art in his mixtape series.
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...
The newest signee to MMG, Rockie Fresh, surprised most folks
when Rick Ross announced him as the latest member on his label. HNHH recently caught up with the Chicago
rapper who has maintained his humble roots, and stresses the importance of
family and respect. Even though he’s
part of one of the biggest groups in the rap game, Rockie has not changed a
bit, and spoke to us about what he...
Oct 31, 2012
With Halloween being today, HNHH decided to collect some of the best photos we could find of rappers wearing Halloween costumes. 'Cause what's funnier than seeing a rapper in a Halloween costume? Not much.Scroll through rappers in various Halloween get-ups throughout the years. And make sure you stop at #5 and absorb the hilarity that is Drake dressed up as an elf. Happy Halloween!
We all knew it was coming, and here it is. The Nike LeBron 11 "Christmas" differs from some previous LeBron "Christmas" designs in that it's primary color is green, rather than red.A release date has not been set, but you can be sure to see it out with the next month. The predominately green upper, which strays from the traditional red upper, is supported by red laces, swoosh and lining....
Speaking about his biggest rivals in the league today, LeBron James says there is no one individual rival for him. Measuring the greatness of LeBron has shifted from putting him up against Kobe Bryant, Kevin Durant, and Paul Pierce, and is now about seeing how he stacks up against the all-time greatest players. Asked about who he considers his chief rival these days, James doesn't mention...
Oct 29, 2013
Halloween is less than 48 hours away at this point and it's about time for us to offer up some of what we think are the creepiest, spookiest, most disturbing rap videos ever made. There isn't any particular order here, but this list is sure to get you in the mood for the biggest fright night of the year. Happy Halloween and enjoy!
Prior to his debut in a Knicks uniform, Metta World Peace decided to touch base with his New York roots and ride the subway to Madison Square Garden. Growing up in Queensbridge, where his brother still lives, Metta (or Ron Artest, as he was known then) took the F train frequently, and he had not taken it in a long time so he felt prior to his first Knicks game would be a good chance. Metta had...
This week we overloaded with music, thanks in most part to Halloween-- rappers love dropping their shit on a holiday of some sort or on some themed tip, and this year was no different.
Among the ton of mixtapes and singles we received, we've picked out four in particular that deserve a second look in this week's Underrated Audio.