• Q-Tip & Busta Rhymes Announce "The Abstract & The Dragon" Mixtape [Update: Official Cover Art Revealed]
    After taking the stage during the Yeezus tour stop at Brooklyn's Barclays Center last night, Q-Tip and Busta Rhymes have officially announced a new collaborative mixtape titled "The Abstract & The Dragon", which may or may not include their new record "Thank You". Busta made the all-caps announcement via Twitter this afternoon.  "BREAKING NEWS! IT'S OFFICIAL! 1ST TIME EVER! BRAND...
  • Most Searched Artists On HNHH Of 2013
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    We've entered the month of December, which means not only is Christmas approaching but so is the New Year. As we did last year, we'll be rounding up the Hottest of 2013 from mixtapes to albums to singles and much more. To kick off our year-end lists we've got a simple enough one, which rounds up the ten Most Searched Artists On HNHH Of 2013. Y'all have no one to blame but yourselves for...
  • Childish Gambino Previews CD Packaging For "Because The Internet" [Update: Album Stream Released]
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    Childish Gambino previously let go the cover art for his new album, and it was a .gif. How will that .gif translate into the actual album art on the CD? Childish reveals that it'll appear as a hologram, in a new Instagram video he posted. The rapper captioned the video "Black Friday," and in it someone holds a physical copy of Because The Internet, examining the front and the back while Childish...
  • Adidas Officially Confirms Signing Of Kanye West For $10M
    Its officially, official, for real, no backsies. Adidas has confirmed they have signed Kanye West to their line;"For 2014, we welcome to the adidas family one of the most influential cultural icons of this generation, Kanye West. Well known for breaking boundaries across music, film and design and partnering with our history in street wear culture and leading innovations in sport, we look forward...
  • Q-Tip Says He's Producing Kanye West's New Album With Rick Rubin
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    Q-Tip and Kanye West have always hinted at doing some big things together, but it's never quite worked out. The GOOD Friday highlight "Chain Heavy" was a good example of the work they could do together, and while MBDTF was initially planned to take a sonically similar route, in which Q-Tip would have likely shown up more ("Mama's Boyfriend" anyone?)-- 'Ye ended up pulling a U-turn, and crafting a...
  • LL Cool J On Kobe Trash Talking Him & Anthony Mason Protecting Him
    Active in the industry for nearly 30 years, LL Cool James, has been around the entertainment industry long enough that he has some interesting tales.  In a recent sit down with SLAM, the New York native talks about his ties to the NBA community.  Apparently, he was close with Patrick Ewing, Charles Oakley and Anthony Mason - members of the tough-as-nails Knicks teams of the early 90s.   LL...
  • Kanye West Says He Doesn't Like Biggie's "Juicy" Or "Big Poppa" Beat
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     As Yeezus continues to travel the country on tour, Monday he dropped by Greg Street’s show on V103 Atlanta to chat about a few topics. The two chopped it up for about 35-minutes in a 2-part interview and as usual, Kanye had some choice words. In part one of their conversation, the two talked about various topics including Kanye breaking down barriers as an artist, Michael...
  • Mac Miller Announces "Live From Space" Album; Reveals Tracklist & Artwork
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     Mac Miller is closing out 2013 with a new project. The Pittsburgh rapper took to twitter Monday night and announced that he will be releasing a new live album titled Live From Space. He also revealed the album's tracklist and artwork as well. The new album will host 14 tracks and will contain live versions of songs as performed on his "Space Migration" tour, along with 5 bonus songs...
  • Rita Ora Joins Cast Of "Fifty Shades Of Grey"
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     It appears that Rita Ora is taking her talents from the studio to the big screen. The “R.I.P.” singer has joined the cast of the upcoming film "Fifty Shades of Grey". According to The Hollywood Reporter, Rita will play Mia, the adopted younger sister of Christian Grey (Jamie Dornan). The film will also star Dakota Johnson as Anastasia Steele, a naive college student...
  • Kevin Gates Reportedly Arrested For Probation Violation
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    According to sources close to XXL, Kevin Gates was arrested for a probation violation in Louisiana last night. reports indicate that the arrest was made after Gates attempted to travel without proper permissions. While another source indicates that the arrest is "not serious," they have confirmed that his recent trips to NYC, Chicago, and Atlanta are what sparked his violation. That's all we...
  • Lupe Fiasco Begins Writing Novel On Twitter
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    Lupe Fiasco has been known to be pretty erratic on Twitter, which lead to him making his account private. While he's been a little more subdued since the privacy change, he's begun work on a fairly strange project through the outlet. Those among the rapper's followers may have noticed a narrative being tweeted from his account in the last few days, and it turns out he's actually in the process of...
  • Machine Gun Kelly Kicks Off “Raging With Reindeer II” Tour
    Machine Gun Kelly is tearing across Canada once again. The second annual "Raging With Reindeer" tour kicked off yesterday in Kelowna, British Columbia, and will make its way through 6 continents before wrapping up in Hamilton, ON December 23rd.  The Black Flag rapper has expressed his excitement for the tour, indicating that Canadians tend to rage a little harder than...
  • Photos: Andre 3000, 2 Chainz, T.I., Lil Wayne & More Hit Kanye West's "Yeezus" Tour In Atlanta
    When Kanye West's "Yeezus" tour hit New York, we saw celebrities and fellow rappers alike come out to support Ye and Kendrick Lamar. The same can be said for the recent "Yeezus" tour stop in Atlanta. Kanye and Kendrick hit the Philips Arena in ATL last night, and famous ATLiens came out to see the monumental show go down. Among them, T.I. was in the building, as well as Three Stacks (who also...
  • J. Cole On "Rich Niggaz":  "I Used To Have Such A Problem With People With Money"
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    J. Cole's "Rich Niggaz" was one of the highlights from Born Sinner, dealing with some fairly personal subject matter for the rapper. The track finds Cole expressing his frustration with those who grew up privileged, while he struggled financially. In an interview with HardKnockTV, the Roc Nation rapper further broke down the inspiration for the song.  “Understand that when I...
  • Rihanna Courtside At A Lakers Game, Stares At Cheerleaders (Photos)
    Rihanna has had some spare time on her hands lately since coming off tour, and has been taking in some Lakers games at the Staples Center. Last week she watched the Lake Show take on the Golden State Warriors, and spent some of the time chatting up a young fan sitting beside her.   Yesterday, RiRi showed up for the Lakers game against the upstart Blazers and brought her brother, Rajad, as her...
  • Rick Ross Reveals Art For "No Games" Remix, It Features Meek Mill & Wale
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    Rick Ross has been consistently tweeting about a "No Games" remix for several days now. He finally dropped the single art, revealing that fellow MMG rappers Meek Mill and Wale will be on the remix. He also revealed the remix is dropping tomorrow. Peep the single art above, and check back tomorrow for the remix. Mastermind coming December 17th. You can listen to the original with Future...
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