Jun 16, 2013
Kanye West is dropping Yeezus on tuesday, but like pretty much any album these days, it leaked onto the internet Friday afternoon. While Yeezy is known for being a hothead in this kind of situation, even he knows that this type of thing is unavoidable in 2013. The rapper has expressed apathy towards the recent leak, but his label still plans to pursue the source of the piracy.
TMZ reports that...
Oct 30, 2014
It appears as though Benzino and his fiancee Althea Eaton have been given the boot from "Love & Hip-Hop: Atlanta" reality TV show. According to reports, the firing is a result of a brawl that took place between Althea and her castmate, Joseline Hernandez.
Althea and Joseline got into a violent fight during the "Love & Hip-Hop: Atlanta" reunion, which was captured on tape. Althea later...
May 31, 2013
Soulja Boy's Bentley doesn't seem to be very lucky, or Soulja doesn't really know how to drive it. In September, we reported on a lawsuit Soulja was facing because of a car crash involving his Bentley, which he denied he was driving at the time, but then later admitted to it. The victims of the crash were suing him for medical expenses among other things. Now, Soulja Boy's Bentley finds...
Jul 28, 2013
As we near the new release date for A$AP Ferg's Trap Lord in August, today we are given the cover art. The project was once supposed to be a mixtape, but has since been changed to a full-length LP.
The album is scheduled to hit stores on August 20th. Ferg's lead single, "Shabba" with A$AP Rocky, is out now and you can catch the visual for it below.
Peep the cover art in the gallery...
May 15, 2013
On last week's edition of Rap Fix Live, Birdman controversially revealed that while there would be a new Big Tymers album, it would not involve founding member Mannie Fresh. Even more controversially, Baby hinted that Lil Wayne and Drake may take Mannie's place in the former duo.
Fresh called into Rap Fix today to comment on the claims, expressing that while both Wayne and Drake are great...
Dec 21, 2013
Kanye West isn't done his slew of interviews just yet, and with these interviews we can usually count on some quotable gems and some controversy. His perceived anti-semitic remarks resulted from the Breakfast Club interview while Ye complety spazzed out during his conversation with Sway In The Morning.
Sway has since responded to the incident and even made "You Ain't Got The Answers"...
Aug 12, 2012
Looks like fans will have to wait a little longer for the much anticipated G.O.O.D. Music compilation album Cruel Summer. The album, originally slated for a September 4th release, has been pushed back to September 18th release date, according to Amazon.com (from HipHopDX) and a Tweet from a G.O.O.D. Music member. Malik Yusef took to Twitter and announced that the album has been pushed...
Mar 22, 2014
YG has been enjoying decent reception for his album My Krazy Life since it was released a few days ago. It has a dirty, thorough sound that the recalls the echoes of previous recent masterpieces, like Kendrick's "GOOD Kid" record. That's exactly why YG thought Kendrick would be so keen to make an appearance on the record and he shared as much when talking to MTV about the...
Oct 17, 2014
The internet got excited when Big Sean confirmed that the long-awaited collaboration with Eminem was finally happening. In a recent interview he kept it brief, just saying that a "somethin'" would arrive sooner or later. Now, in another interview with Angie Martinez over at Power 105.1, the G.O.O.D. rapper explains a bit more on his studio session with Eminem, and says that the song will likely...
Feb 20, 2014
Ludacris hasn't put out an album since 2010's Battle of the Sexes, but although he's appeared in several big movies including the "Fast & Furious" franchise, he still seems to be having some financial issues. Perhaps it's time he get started on that delayed Ludaversal album (we did receive "Party Girls" from him the other month).
Luda was in court on Wednesday with his baby mama Tamika...
Will major labels become obsolete one day? Today we've received news of mainstream rapper and former major label artist, Game, choosing to go the indie route by inking a deal with distributor eOne for his forthcoming studio album (despite plenty of past rumors he was signing with Cash Money). He's just one of many artists opting to, either switch to independent, or stick with independent for...
Jul 24, 2012
Lupe Fiasco is known as a socially conscious rapper, and that is the lane he chooses for himself, with songs like "Bitch Bad" making us aware of negative effects of using "bitch" so often in rap lyrics. So it may come as no surprise that Lupe is not feeling 2 Chainz' new single "Birthday Song," where he spits about wanting a "big booty ho" for his birthday.While...
Jun 18, 2013
This Jersey-raised Asian goddess is best known for appearing in Nick Cannon's WILD'N OUT, as well as Meek Mill's "Burn" video. She's got a striking side-shave haircut that reminds of Cassie, as well as some sexy tattoos. You may be surprised that not only does Graciii3 rock Jordan's on the regular, but she's a self-described sneaker head!
Graciii3 stopped by HNHH studios for an exclusive...
Sep 13, 2013
Earl Sweatshirt has not been shy in his appreciation for Drake. Earlier in the month, the rapper revealed that he was a huge fan of Drizzy, and in an interview with the New York times, he speaks on his innately Canadian, grandmotherly kindness, as well as commenting on the Rick Ross' "U.O.E.N.O" controversy, and his poetry background.
Read some excerpts from the interview below.
You were just...
May 26, 2014
Waka Flocka Flame has been engaged to fellow Love & Hip Hop Hip Atlanta star Tammy Rivera for a minute, but as far as we knew, a wedding wasn't planned anywhere in the near future.
Turns out, the Waka and Tammy wed in secret about two weeks back, according to the rapper's mother and founder of MIzay entertainment, Deb Antney.
As Antney tells it, she was also left out of the...
Jun 23, 2014
As we learned earlier this year, VH1 is looking to mimic the success of their TLC biopic with one about another r'n'b singer, Aaliyah. The singer's uncle announced news of the film back in September, but we've yet to receive any new details on the progress of the film, including casting, until today.
Among the stars vying for a chance at playing Aaliyah on film was BET's Keisha Chante. However...