28 Grams: Hip-Hop Instagram Recap (April 11)

Have you ever scrolled through Instagram and instantly burst into uncontrollable laughter? Raised your eyebrow? Scratched your head? Instantly smiled? Thought, "Damn. That's dope."?  Stared at...

  • 28 Grams: Hip-Hop Instagram Recap (April 11)
    Have you ever scrolled through Instagram and instantly burst into uncontrollable laughter? Raised your eyebrow? Scratched your head? Instantly smiled? Thought, "Damn. That's dope."?  Stared at your phone? Did an instant repost? HNHH is sure you've answered yes to at least one of those questions.  Because so many people are out in the streets flexin' and doing it for the gram, hip hop...
  • Listen To Snippets From Future's "Honest" Album
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    Future is finally getting ready to release his sophomore album, Honest on April 22nd. The album is set to feature guest appearances from Kanye West, Wiz Khalifa, Young Scooter, Drake, Andre 3000, Pusha T, Pharrell, Casino, and more. The new record-- executive produced by Mike WiLL Made It --will serve as the proper follow up to Future's debut album, Pluto which was released 2 years ago...
  • Mac Miller Announces New Mixtape, Debuts New Songs
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    Mac Miller has been extremely prolific over the last year or so, and seems that his output is only accelerating. Last night, during a show at Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, Miller announced that he'll be releasing a new mixtape this mother's day, which is May 11th in case you were wondering (now you definitely won't forget, amirite?). On top of the announcement, the rapper performed...
  • Get Your Music Video On HotNewHipHop With HeatSeekers Video Edition [Update: April 6-12]
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    Want your music video promoted and featured on HNHH? Submit your original music video for the chance to be posted on HNHH's YouTube channel and in our video section.   This week's winner is Honey The Hippie with her track, "Faded". To view other past winners click HERE. What you get:- Your music video will be Posted on the HNHH's Youtube Channel and HotNewHipHop.com.- Video will...
  • Underrated Audio: April 5 - April 11
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    Underrated Audio aims to provide you with some dope looks from the last seven days, that flew under most peoples' radars. While they may have received front-page placement on HNHH, they didn't get as many views as they deserve, so we shine a little more light on them right here. As per usual, we've got five slightly overlooked cuts from the last seven days. The rappers on this week's list are...
  • Stream Coachella Day 1 Featuring OutKast, A$AP Ferg, & More
    Coachella 2014 has officially kicked off, and if you didn't make it out to California this year, you now have the opportunity to watch the whole thing from the comfort of your own home. Day 1 isn't too heavy on hip hop, but there are definitely some heavy-hitters present. Flatbush Zombies, A$AP Ferg, and of course OutKast-- who will be kicking off their ambitious festival tour tonight. Take a...
  • Game's Ex-Fiance Files For Restraining Order [Update: Details Emerge]
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    It has not been a great week for love and hip-hop. Just days after Big Sean and Naya Rivera called off their engagement, TMZ reports that Tiffney Cambridge has gotten a restraining order against Game, her ex-fiancee.  Last week, Game was accused of domestic violence, allegedly striking Cambridge during an incident on March 19th, and "injuring her eye socket and breaking her nose." Now,...
  • Treach Of Naughty By Nature Arrested For "Eluding Police"
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    Naughty By Nature's Treach made headlines last year when he attempted to "fire" fellow group member Vin Rock via Twitter. NBN's tour went on regardless, and while things had been quiet from the camp from some time, it has now been reported that Treach was arrested in New Jersey for "eluding police". According to the cops, the rapper was given signal to pull over, but instead made a break for it,...
  • Review: SZA's "Z" Album
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    Top Dawg Entertainment’s big-haired, freckled, suburban newcomer released her debut album, Z on April 8th. The ten-track album is the follow up to her 2013-released free EP S. TDE’s Kendrick Lamar and Isaiah Rashad appear on the album along with Chicago’s Chance The Rapper. The new offering of her self-described “glitter trap” has production by Mac Miller, Toro...
  • Nas Leaked "Illmatic" Prior To Its Release
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     Yesterday, REVOLT TV played host to Nas for a discussion surrounding the 20th anniversary of his classic debut, Illmatic. Among other things, Nas revealed that he himself had contributed to the infamous leak of the album before its release date: “I heard a lot of stories, but I feel guilty too because I was making tapes for my friends,” he said. “I didn’t think...
  • 50 Cent's Top 20 Vixens
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    50 Cent has been dropping some new videos lately, and after watching some of his new material, it's become clear that the rapper has always had a fine selection of vixens in his visuals. We decided to take a look back at all of Fif's videos, and highlight some of the hottest women in each. Turns out, there's even more than we expected, but we decided to break it down to 20 girls in total. Take...
  • Justin Bieber And Lil Wayne Were In The Studio Together
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    Well, it looks like we'll soon have another Justin Bieber/Lil Wayne collaboration on our hands. Following last year's "Backpack," from Bieber's Journals album, Rap-Up reports that the pair were seen exiting Hit Factory Studios in Miami at 6 AM today following an all-night recording session. Posting the above photo on his Instagram with the caption "Me and Tunechi in the studio," Bieber...
  • T.I. Will Executive Produce New Oxygen Show "Sisterhood Of Hip Hop"
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    With "T.I. & Tiny: The Family Hustle" just two episodes into its fourth season, it's been announced that Tip will soon be involved in another TV show as executive producer. "Sisterhood Of Hip Hop" will air later this year on Oxygen as part of the network's attempt to rebrand itself for young female viewers, and will star aspiring MCs Siya, Nyemiah Supreme, Diamond, Brianna...
  • Ab-Soul Tweets That He's Working On "Longterm 3" Mixtape
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    It's been close to two years since we got a new project from Ab-Soul, but the TDE rapper told us in January that his official follow-up to Control System was "turned in," and now he's revealed that a new mixtape is also coming soon. Taking to Twitter early this morning, the MC tweeted:  I've already begun #LT3 as well... — ab-soul (@abdashsoul) April 11, 2014 #LT3 refers...
  • 50 Cent's "Power" TV Show For Starz Network Gets An Air Date
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    50 Cent has quite a bit on his plate at the moment, a lot of which is actually centered around film and TV. Although Animal Ambition does seem to be a top priority, as he continuously drops off album leaks and music videos, he's also been working on an animated show for FOX and as well as an upcoming comedy, "Spy." This is in addition to executive producing a new TV show for Starz network,...
  • DJ Mustard Talks On His Single With Ty Dolla $ign & 2 Chainz, Kendrick Lamar Collaboration In The Works
    DJ Mustard is undeniably on top of his producer game right now, having multiple hits on the Top 100 for various artists. His sound is definitely in demand, and for an in-depth interview with Hardknock TV the producer breaks down how he created one of his chart-topping hits, Kid Ink's "Show Me" with Chris Brown. He also reveals the title and featured artists of his upcoming single, plus, in...
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