• No. 1 Prospect Andrew Wiggins Expected To Sign $140M Shoe Deal
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    Andrew Wiggins is the most coveted player in this year's Draft, and in any of recent years.  Now there's already talk that he could be signing a massive shoe contract in the neighborhood of $140 to $180 million. Over at Bleacher Report they posted a fantastic, long feature on the future of Wiggins' shoe contract status.  All the major players were mentioned with Nike and adidas projected to be...
  • Underrated Audio: November 2 - November 8
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    Everyone seems to be in Eminem overdrive with the release of Marshall Mathers LP 2 (HotNewHipHop is no different, as you probably noticed), but Underrated Audio gives us a chance to shy away from whatever is taking over our Top 100 chart or taking over our News feed. Thus, we bring you four records from three different spitters and one completely new artist we've never heard before, all of whom...
  • Wale Tells Us How To Reject Women Like Mutombo
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    Dikembe Mutombo has been a mainstay reference for rappers since the 90s.  Usually rappers are talking about how big they are, on the block, or how their money is "long like Mutombo."   The NBA legend has seen a post-playing career resurgence of late as his trademark blocking prowess followed by his signature finger waving were used in a viral GEIKO commercial.  Rick Ross dropped off a "No...
  • BTS Pics Of DJ Khaled's "I Wish You Would" Video
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    DJ Khaled took to twitter and instagram, and released some behind the scenes photos from filming of his "I Wish You Would" video in Miami.  This is a Hype Williams directed video, which features Kanye West and Rick Ross, so the visuals should be hot for this track.Check out the gallery below. 
  • Fabolous and Pusha-T "The Life Is So Exciting" Tour Ticket Giveaway
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    Fabolous & Pusha-T bring you "The Life Is So Exciting" Tour and we have tickets to one of the last shows of this tour! Don't miss your chance to be part of an already legendary tour with appearances by Cassie, The Dream, Trey Songz and more! The show takes place in Montreal, Canada on Thursday May 30 at Club Soda, brought to you by MG2. It is an ALL AGES event! Contest Rules :  Screenshot the...
  • 140 Bars Or Less: Tweets Of The Week (May 25-June 1st)
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    Dissecting the foibles of the hip hop community as expressed in under 140 characters on Twitter.  Not just used as a device to flood people's timelines with your new track, album, video, or clothing line, sometimes rappers truly channel the unfiltered interaction with fans. This week features Tyler, The Creator, Gucci Mane, Waka Flocka and more!
  • Ray Allen's PE XX8 For The NBA Finals
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    Jordan Brand athlete Ray Allen will be lacing up several Jordan XX8 PE models for the NBA playoffs. His team-colored player exclusives features brilliant hits of gold that will turn heads as the Miami Heat look to repeat their title. For Home games, Allen will choose from a White/Black/University Gold or White/Gym Red/University Gold colorway. On the road, the options are Black/Gold and Gym...
  • Rihanna Looking Hot Courtside
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    Closely linked and even rumored to have been in a relationship with Knicks' super-sub, J.R. Smith, Rihanna isn't only a Knicks fan, she also supports New York's other squad, the Brooklyn Nets (recently she even donned a LeBron jersey at a Heat game so it's fair to assume Ri Ri doesn't have any strong NBA allegiances.)  Rihanna was on hand for the Nets' Game 7 matchup, as they hosted the Chicago...
  • Charts Don't Lie: May 12
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    Last week we questioned the grip of Will.i.am's influence on the mainstream, with his solo effort, #willpower, moving less than 30k opening week. We could also blame this on the ever-waning sales of albums in general. This week, we get LL Cool J's Authentic album as a new entry in Charts Don't Lie. The old school rapper only moved around 13k, and so we gotta ask, what factors played into his...
  • NBA Players You Don't Want To Fight
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    There have always been those certain players who are not to be messed with, on or off the hardwood.  Whether it's because of a personal track record, physical stature, on-court aggression or a combination of everything, we'd put our money on these guys if the stuff hit the fan.  Let's take a look at the players who are keeping the essence of the tough "old school" NBA alive and count down 10...
  • Daniel Gibson Says Accuser Insulted & Threatened Keyshia Cole
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    Yesterday we got news that Daniel “Boobie” Gibson had turned himself over to authorities in New Orleans as he was charged with battery.   The Cavaliers guard, who is married to R&B singer, Keyshia Cole, was later released on bail.The only details heard were that the altercation took place at the Essence Music Festival earlier in July.   Keyshia Cole was one of the performers at the event,...
  • Underrated Audio: August 17-23
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    We got quite a few new mixtapes this week, including one really big one from Dizzy Wright, The Golden Age. The tape has been getting Dizzy a lot of love, which is definitely a good thing for the Las Vegas emcee on his grind, and the project is probably his most high-profile yet. As another week wraps up, peep five records that dropped over the past seven days which weren't racking up views like...
  • Biggest Sneaker Release of the Year
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  • Exclusive: King Los Talks On "Becoming King" Mixtape & HNHH Original "Born A King"
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    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 cites...
  • Review: 50 Cent's "The Lost Tape"
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    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...
  • Underrated Audio: May 28-June 3
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    HNHH was on the road for Hot 97's Summer Jam so I'm a day late on this Underrated Audio ish. Apologies. And just like that, it's June!! You know it's summer when you start getting good music. See below. Travi$ Scott- Up Feat. Casey Veggies Travi$ Scott has been featured on Meek Mill's Dreamchasers 2 "I Get It," and there's a rumour he may be joining the G.O.O.D. Music family. I...
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