May 18, 2013
You may remember Briyonza as the sexy vixen from our very own video for Dizzy Wright, "Verbalizing". A couple things you may not know about this 5'0" beauty are she's ambidextrous, has an interest in the culinary arts, and sports a 32 DD bra size!
Take a look at our shoot with the vixen in the gallery above, and take a look at some behind-the-scenes footage as well as an interview in the video...
Sep 30, 2013
Danny Brown's long-awaited album Old is finally ready for release (and may or may not have sprung a leak last night). Even so, Danny is offering an album stream for fans via Spotify.
The album features Freddie Gibbs, ScHoolboy Q, Purity Ring, Ab-Soul and more. Listen below and let us know your first thoughts.
Following Summer Jam this weekend, there were plenty of rumors circulating concerning a TDE signing. Today it was confirmed that the crew had signed up and comer Isaiah Rashad, but it seems like even more rumors are brewing in the Black Hippy camp.
Today both ScHoolboy Q and Ab-Soul tweeted that Action Bronson was the newest member of TDE, which Action later tweeted himself. The three are known...
Feb 17, 2014
Jhene Aiko seems to have got closer to Drake since they've toured together for Drizzy's "Would You Like A Tour?", although not as close as recent rumors might suggest (Jhene recently confirmed she is NOT pregnant with Drake's baby).
In a new interview with Rap-Up, the talented singer speaks on her forthcoming album, Souled Out, and how she thinks of Drake as her "musical soulmate."
Oct 22, 2012
Jay-Z and Beyonce's newest member of the family, Blue Ivy, will not have her name trademarked like her parents wanted.Hov and Queen B lost their bid to trademark their daughters name, reports AHH. The super star couple attempted to file a trademark on Blue Ivy's name shortly after she was born in January 2012.Reports say the couple lost to Blue Ivy Events, a Boston company. The Judge on the...
Jul 26, 2012
MMG's Gunplay's buzz is continuing to grow, although it may have seemed unlikely that the 30-year-old emcee is now on the come-up, that seems to be the case.Gunplay spoke to Pigeons & Planes music blog about his new deal with Def Jam, he shared some personal facts and explained the controversial swastika tattoo on his back.Life since signing with Def Jam:
"Work, work. Now I feel...
Feb 22, 2013
While we wait for J. Cole's delayed sophomore album, Born Sinner, the North Carolina native delivered his EP Truly Yours to occupy us. The four-track EP had demos and older cuts, such as 2009's "Stay." While talking to MTV News, the Cole World rapper spoke on the No I.D.-produced single, which he revealed he recorded shortly after singing to Roc Nation, still new to the music...
Feb 25, 2014
ScHoolboy Q released his major label debut, Oxymoron today, which features some pretty crazy production credits, including work from Pharrell, Mike WiLL Made It, Tyler, The Creator and DJ Dahi. One of the most interesting collaborations however is with Alchemist on "Break The Bank". In an interview with Peter Rosenberg and Cipha Sounds, Q elaborated on the process of recording the song, revealing...
According to DDotOmen, it seems Jay-Z may be adding two new tracks to his imminent Magna Carta Holy Grail album. The official tracklist was originally 15 songs in length, but "a very reliable source" has revealed that two extra tracks will be added to the final version of the project. The alleged tracks are "Crown" and "Somewhere In America," both produced by Travi$ Scott, the former...
May 28, 2013
This year's Hot 97 Summer Jam is only a week away, and perhaps in the spirit of it, Peter Rosenberg had a sit-down with Nicki Minaj on Hot 97. As you may recall, Peter Rosenberg left quite the impression on Nicki Minaj when he blasted her hit single at the time, "Starships," for not being real hip-hop. Although this happened at the Festival Village Stage (which the HNHH team will be at this...
Feb 27, 2013
Despite spawning a very successful single and video, not much is known about Drake's Nothing Was The Same. All we can confirm is that the YMCMB rapper is currently in the process of recording it, and it is due out later this year. Taking a few photos, Swizz Beatz has given us a look behind the scenes with Drake, who he was reportedly recording some material with when...
May 23, 2013
The Weeknd's debut major label release has already been certified gold, since being released on November 13th, 2012. The young Toronto r'n'b singer saw early success with his mixtape series, and soon turned the tapes into a whole project released as Trilogy.
Now, more than a month after the Republic Records debut, Abel Tesfaye has hit the 500,000 sales mark and is now gold.
Nov 30, 2013
Last we checked Gucci Mane was still serving a 6 month jail sentence for a probation violation, but apparently the cops are still looking to seize his firearms.
According to TMZ, a federal indictment has been filed, requesting that Big Guwop surrender a 40 caliber Glock and a 45 caliber Taurus, as well as the accompanying ammunition for the weapons.
No word on how he'll be able to forfeit...
Dec 12, 2012
In July A$AP Rocky was charged with assault and grand
larceny when a passerby was snapping photos of him and A$AP Bigga Bars engaging
in a verbal argument. Rocky and Bigga
quickly turned their attention to the man photographing them, and the man he
was with, and snatched the camera from them.
The two men were treated for cuts
and bruises at a hospital in...
Oct 18, 2013
Expectations are high for both Drake's "Would You Like A Tour" and Kanye West's "Yeezus" tour, which kick off this weekend, so we've decided to take a look back at some of the most iconic hip hop tours in history.
While there are plenty of festivals and performances that will never be forgotten, we're focusing solely on tours, from Yeezy and Jay Z's Watch The Throne stint, to Diddy's No Way Out,...
Mar 22, 2013
Lingerie and football, together at last! The Legends Football League is home to the best female athletes in the sexiest outfits, and we're here to give you a rundown of some of the best the league has to offer in both departments. Take a look at our gallery of 28 of the hottest players in the game, including Tanyka Renee, who you'll see in an upcoming Hotties feature. So without further...