Dec 11, 2013
There have been rumors concerning Game and his potential signing with the ever-growing YMCMB roster, ever since Birdman was featured on Jesus Piece shouting out Game, and specifically saying Cash Money was next.
However, Game had not confirmed that Cash Money was actually his new home, even after his deal with Interscope had ended, and neither did the YMCMB boss. Tonight though, Baby tweeted...
Nov 28, 2013
Chief Keef has had dialogues with pop stars before--you may remember his short-lived "beef" with Katy Perry earlier this year--but his exchange with Lady Gaga last night following her AMA interview was a much more positive, though no less hilarious encounter.
On the red carpet of yesterday's awards ceremony, Gaga was asked what music she's been into lately, to which she responded rather...
Mar 1, 2013
Kanye West and Kim Kardashian are pretty comfortable in their relationship, as evidenced by a cover shoot they did for French magazine L’Officiel Hommes.The two lovers and parents-to-be appear nude and in an embrace on the cover of the magazine's Spring 2013 issue, which was captured by photographer Nick Knight.For now, we only have a low-quality version of the cover. Peep it above. As...
Apr 6, 2013
Ray J's new cover art and single title are currently making waves in the blogosphere for their equally outrageous content. The title, "I Hit It First," may give you some indication that we're going to be getting something referring to his ex, Kim Kardashian, and the cover art makes it even clearer, if we weren't sure at first.
Ray J looks like he'll be throwing some shade Kanye West...
Oct 5, 2012
T.I. is a busy man. Apart from his reality TV show, working on his upcoming album, running Grand Hustle, he also finds time to save lives.
He was able to talk a man down from jumping to his death recently, but he also helped Creed frontman Scott Stapp out of a dark situation. Sapp appeared on VH1's Big Morning Buzz Live (via HHDX) and spoke on what happened. He had check into Miami's...
Dec 20, 2012
We find the winter upon us, for most sooner than expected. Looking back on both the summer and the fall, its crazy how fast time flies. During this time we’ve seen a bunch of artists drop some memorable projects. On the flipside we’ve also hoped to hear from certain artists a little bit more, but this wasn’t the case. The worst part about it is some of these artists...
Dec 21, 2012
Earlier this year, Lil Wayne caught heat after he put the
city of New York on blast saying “flat out: I don’t like New York,” this
stemmed from him serving time for catching a weapons charge in NYC. Recently, Weezy was on the Jim Rome show and
chopped it up about sports mostly, but also got real and took time to lend his
support to those affected by the Sandy Hook shootings. ...
Dec 19, 2013
Good new, folks. According to journalist Jeff Weiss, who's been covering Lil Boosie's trial for Rolling Stone, it looks the Louisiana emcee will be coming home in no more than five months' time. Although no official date has been set, the approximation was officially announced by his attorneys.
In 2011, Boosie began serving an eight-year prison sentence after pleading guilty to...
May 6, 2014
If you've been on HotNewHipHop at all today, you've probably noticed the diss record towards Lil Durk and 40 Glocc, sent from Tyga and Game. The beef began brewing when Durk took aim at T-Raww, for apparently backing down on his promise of a feature (basically), and after Tyga caught wind of Durk's diss on Meek Mill's "Chi-Raq" freestyle, he responded with his own freestyle, "Chi-Raq To...
Jun 15, 2012
Here is video footage of the incident from the other night at NYC's W.I.P. Nightclub. The video allegedly shows Chris Brown trying to get out of a headlock. You be the judge.
Oct 17, 2013
Kim Kardashian is known for her curvacious body, something which she recently had to work to get back after giving birth to North West. Now that she's back to her usual sexy self, she's been back on her Instagram tip, and that means posting selfies.
This is nothing new for Kim, she makes men thirsty all over the world, including her baby daddy, Kanye West. Soon after Kim posted an...
Oct 5, 2013
Outside of Kendrick Lamar's infamous "Control" verse, we're in the no-names era of rap disses. While rappers sub-tweeting each other in their verses can be interestingly cryptic, it's often led to listeners creating beef that doesn't exist.
In Kendrick Lamar's latest BET Cypher verse (which we still haven't heard in full, by the way), there is already a lot of confusion. While it seems to...
Jun 26, 2013
Here's what everyone's been waiting for. The first week sales for all those albums that dropped on June 18th have come in!
Kanye West, J. Cole and Mac Miller all dropped an album last week, and although all three albums had leaked prior, each rapper nonetheless moved a solid amount. The numbers line up with the projections as well.
Kanye West's Yeezus moved 328,800 units, of course nabbing...
Dec 4, 2013
Kanye West is a passionate dude, and while his recent interviews have mostly shown a less confrontational side of his persona, he definitely turned up on Sway this morning.
Yeezy stopped by Shade 45 today, and things were off to a good start until Sway asked the rapper why he couldn't "empower himself" in terms of his fashion line, which set 'Ye off.
"You ain't got the answers!"...
Oct 7, 2013
Whether we know him as the infamous 2 Chainz, Tity Boi or one half of Playaz Circle, the rapper has written some of the funniest and sometimes plain ridiculous lines in hip hop. His fans can’t help but memorize and shout out his outrageous quotables, something which is beginning to characterize Tity 2 Necklace.
2 Chainz often uses his lyrics to boast about his success, his designer...
Mar 16, 2014
There have certainly been many hints that Rihanna and Drake have been hooking up once again, with Rihanna popping up often on Drake's European tour, and the two being spotted holding hands leaving a bowling alley last weekend.
Well, according to sources close to the two stars, they're getting serious. Apparently RiRi and Drizzy have spent every night together since she arrived, and Drake is "in...