The Golden State Warriors are moving their arena eight miles west of their current location in Oakland, to a space in San Francisco known as Mission Bay.
Love her or hate her, there’s no denying the success that Iggy Azalea had in 2014. With 2015 right around the corner, Iggy will look to carry over that success into the new year by releasing her sophomore album, and embarking on her first ever stadium tour.
Gunplay has been a member of the MMG camp for a years, but yet he’s still one of the remaining few to not release his solo album. With his name having partial reason for this, it looks like the MMG artist is also taking the appropriate step in taking his talent to the next level.
Carmelo Anthony Threatened To Beat Up Tim Hardaway Jr. In Locker Room Dec 10, 2014 at 04:57pm 21,148 Views
The New York Knicks' lost their eighth straight game last night to the New Orleans Pelicans, and it appears as though their on court issues are also spilling over into the locker room. During last week's matchup against the Brooklyn Nets, Carmelo Anthony got into a heated exchange with Tim Hardaway Jr.
Mike WiLL Made It's "Ransom" Mixtape Gets A Release Date [Update: Tracklist Revealed] Dec 10, 2014 at 04:10pm 31,245 Views
We've been waiting on a release date for Mike WiLL Made It's Ransom mixtape for at least one minute now. The Ear Drummers boss revealed the cover art for the mixtape awhile back, and he's dropped a few leaks in anticipation of the project, including Young Thug and PeeWee Longway's "I Got" and "Syrup In My Soda" with RiFF RaFF and ILoveMakonnen.
The trend of surprise albums has definitely caused a shift in the traditional method of releasing music. Interviews, music videos and singles are still protocol (well, usually), but we’ve watched the likes of Jay Z, Beyonce, Kanye West, Skrillex, J. Cole etc. trade customary release dates for something a little more exciting and spontaneous.
Dr. Dre hasn't come out with any new music in quite a while (although he did co-produce Kendrick Lamar's 2013 Good Kid m.A.A.d. City and had a verse on the hit-song, "The Recipe") but that hasn't stopped him from swimming in cash.
First Week Sales For The Wu-Tang Clan & Mary J. Blige's New Albums Dec 10, 2014 at 01:42pm 8,233 Views
Last week, the two biggest albums to be released in the hip-hop/R&B sphere came from NYC-based '90s heavyweights. First off, Mary J. Blige dropped her invigorating, British-themed project The London Sessions, and then The Wu-Tang Clan finally freed their first album since 2007's 8 Diagrams, A Better Tomorrow, and now we have the first week sales for both.
Diddy & Drake Reportedly Fought Over A Boi-1da Beat [Update: Video Of Diddy Claiming Ownership Of "0-100" Surfaces] Dec 10, 2014 at 12:56pm 103,862 Views
As we reported yesterday, Diddy and Drake reportedly got into it (well, at least Diddy did) over the weekend, while the two were celebrating DJ Khaled's birthday party at Club LIV in Miami.
The Memphis Cargo Task Force foiled a Tennessee man's plan to steal a trailer full of roughly 7,500 pairs of the Nike LeBron 12, which would be valued at over $1 million dollars. The genius behind the scheme, Charles Jennings, an employee at Intermodal Cartage Group, used his own ID card to leave work with the cargo in tow.
Beanie Sigel Reportedly In "Critical Condition" Following Shooting [Update: New Details On Shooting] Dec 10, 2014 at 11:23am 35,571 Views
After being released from prison just this August, it was reported Friday that Roc-A-Fella rapper Beanie Sigel had been shot in the torso. According to NBC 10 Philadelphia, the rapper is still in critical condition after going through surgery. He is said to be heavily sedated, and has not yet been able to speak with police.
Like we did last year, we'll be rolling out a slew of year-end lists to round up everything that went down in rap and r'n'b in easy-to-digest list-form. We like to kick things off with the Most Searched Artists on our site of 2014, because that will give people a good gauge of who was popping on HNHH specifically in the last year.
Nike Files $10 Million Lawsuit Against Three Designers Who Left For Adidas Dec 10, 2014 at 09:18am 8,962 Views
First, Kanye West left Nike to team up with Adidas in a move that caused a stir in the sneaker community.
Toronto Raptors Celebrate "Drake Night" With Limited Edition T-Shirts Dec 10, 2014 at 04:41am 12,654 Views
Drake's OVO brand is growing by the day. Just a week after King Louie tattooed the label's owl logo on the side of his face and Drizzy opened the first ever OVO store in the heart of Toronto, the city's home basketball team is following suit.
Mayer Hawthorne & Jake One Reveal "Tuxedo" Release Date, Cover Art, Tracklist Dec 10, 2014 at 04:25am 2,467 Views
While it's been a minute since Mayer Hawthorne has made an appearance on our front page, don't get to think that he's off our radar. A Grammy-nominee from Los Angeles, California, the Republic Records vocalist has consistently impressed with his blend of old-fashioned neo soul and contemporary R&B for several years now.
It appears Kendrick Lamar is the latest rapper to cash in on an endorsement deal. Tonight, it was revealed that K. Dot is the newest member of the Reebok Classics squad. Revealed in a new ad campaign by Reebok, the video takes fans through his hometown of Compton, California while rockin' a fresh pair of Reebok Ventilators and reciting a powerful verse. Reebok states:
Kanye West Set To Receive "Visionary Award" At The BET Honors 2015 Dec 9, 2014 at 07:24pm 9,937 Views
On February 23rd, BET will be airing their annual BET Honors award ceremony, and they've just announced that Kanye West will be receiving the coveted "Visionary Award." Usher, Phylicia Rashad, John W. Thompson, and Dr. Johnnetta B. Cole will also be receiving the award, all of whom have "made a difference in business, theater, art, music, and technology."
The College Football Playoff has officially been announced and one of the four teams competing for the championship trophy will be the Oregon Ducks.
This is our weekly rundown of what's new and notable at the top of our charts. Y'all were feeling real introspective this week and it shows in tracks from Lil' Herb, Nicki Minaj and J. Cole.
First Week Sales Projections For J. Cole's "2014 Forest Hills Drive" Dec 9, 2014 at 04:58pm 71,375 Views
Thus far in 2014, no one in hip-hop has been able to top the first week that Rick Ross' Mastermind had in March (selling 179,000 copies), but now J. Cole's been predicted to best it by quite a substantial margin.
After releasing four successful tapes in his Cocaine Riot series, Coke Boy Chinx is now ready to begin unveiling the fifth. Set to arrive on Christmas, the same day as Fabolous' recently-announced Young OG Project, the tape now has dope artwork, which you can view in the gallery above.
Ghostface Killah’s new LP 36 Seasons comes to us just one week after the release of Wu-Tang Clan’s A Better Tomorrow. While the latter LP received lukewarm reviews due to questionably experimental tracks, 36 Seasons is the exact opposite. It is concise and precise, using that classic Wu sound to march along an incredible story line while The Revelations provide the production.
The King doesn't clean up his act for anybody, including the Duke and Dutchess of Cambridge. The royal couple was in attendance at the Barclay's Center last night to witness LeBron James in action, and posed with the self proclaimed king after the game... immediately after the game.
Atlanta producer Mike WiLL Made It has more than just his Ransom mixtape in the pipeline. The producer recently spoke with XXL, and revealed he's got something in the stash with Future.
MJ Cole is a London based remixer and producer who got his start in music as an oboe player at England's esteemed Royal College of Music. He released his first album, Sincere, in 2000, which was nominated for The Mercury Prize (her Majesty's award for the best album in the UK and Ireland).
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