Jun 15, 2014
On the fifth anniversary of his breakthrough mixtape, The Warm Up, J. Cole has released a message for the fans who have been there for him since the beginning. Posted on the rapper's official website, the text finds Cole talking about the development of that original project and how the music elevated him in the industry.
In support of the anniversary, Cole is also bringing back his "Dollar...
May 15, 2014
It was only two months ago that we reported on Drake and Rihanna dating "exclusively", following several public outings from the couple. Now US Weekly reports that the couple are no more, or at least, they're on a break.
US Weekly reports on "sources" that say the couple broke up following a fight, citing Drizzy's overwhelming love for Rih Rih as a cause.
"Rihanna and Drake had another...
Mar 29, 2014
Since Odd Future's first break into the public eye, the anticipation for an Earl Sweatshirt and Tyler, The Creator joint album has existed. The name of the hypothetical album, EarlWolf also dates back to this time, and tracks like "AssMilk", "Lemonade" and more recently, "Whoa" have solidified the chemistry between the two rappers.
While Earl said that the album could eventually come to...
Jan 26, 2014
The Grammys always have their share of memorable performances, and the 56th annual awards will certainly be no different. We'll be updating with performances as they happen. Among those set to take the stage are Beyonce, Jay Z, Robin Thicke, Pharrell, Daft Punk, Kendrick Lamar, Macklemore and Ryan Lewis and many more.
So far, Macklemore and Ryan Lewis have been dominating the rap-related awards...
Sep 13, 2014
This past week, Apple unveiled the iPhone 6 and iWatch at a highly-hyped conference in Cupertino, CA. But perhaps the biggest news story to emerge from the event was U2's surprise arrival to perform new material, announce a new album, and (surely the strangest part) inform iTunes users that the album was, at that very moment, in their libraries, free of charge. Many people (myself included) took...
Jun 22, 2013
It's been a big day so far, and the announcements just keep rolling in. Big Sean has dropped a visual preview of his highly anticipated sophomore album Hall Of Fame, which also happens to reveal the project's release date, that being August 27th (via Def Jam Records and G.O.O.D. Music).
That's all for now, folks. You can peep the visual and the tentative tracklist below. Who's...
WILD 'N OUT is known for pitting rappers and comedians against one another in a series of competitions. To celebrate the show returning for its fifth season, HNHH has compiled a list of artists we'd like to see go head to head in freestyle battles.
We've pitted J. Cole against Drake, Kanye against Ray J, DJ Khaled against Kevin Hart and more in this freestyle faceoff!
Take a look through...
It seems Yeezus may not be the only "dark" album dropping on June 18th. J. Cole is dropping his sophomore album on the same day, and a recent interview with Soul Culture indicates that the rapper used the writing process to get out of a dark time in his life.
“When you listen to the album you’ll notice how it flows from darkness to light, from hell to heaven, depression to...
Jul 22, 2012
Lil Wayne went on twitter to announce to fans that he will be releasing his Dedication mixtape next month, which is the fourth installment in his series with DJ Drama. Earlier this month in an online chat with friends, Weezy said he plans to release Tha Carter V next year. The Dedication mixtape will feature Wayne rhyming over some of the hottest beats of the summer. ...
May 20, 2014
Lil Boosie has certainly been a hot topic since his release from prison in January. While the Baton Rouge rapper has been steadily releasing tracks since becoming a free man, the majority of the hype falls upon his upcoming album, Touchdown 2 Cause Hell.
In an exclusive interview with HNHH, the Bad Azz himself shared some details about the new effort, including the meaning of the title,...
Oct 20, 2013
After kicking off his "Would Your Like A Tour" tour in Pittsburgh last night, it seems Drake may have already cancelled the second date, which was scheduled to take place this evening at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia.
According to DDotOmen, there's been "an influx of reports from disappointed fans... stating the show has been called off".
That's all the information we have for now....
Rick Ross took yet another trip to Power 105's Breakfast club, this time in promotion of his brand new album, Mastermind. Ross spoke on a number of subjects during his interview, answering a few questions that fans have had on their minds. He addressed Diddy's rants on "Nobody", the infamous Instagram diss from 50 Cent, as well as briefly talking about the attempt on his life in 2013.
Apr 17, 2013
The snare and synth-filled beats, the arrogance in the rhymes, and the claims to fame are all reasons why Tyga has gained so many followers, and this shines through on the first three tracks of Hotel California. It's this familiar, blanket sound that has garnered him the success he so rightfully brags about. But by the fourth track, "Diss Song", Tyga starts to demonstrate more maturity as an...
Jul 11, 2013
Wale was praised by Jay-Z yesterday during his Breakfast Club Interview, when Hov named Wale as a rapper who would still be around in ten years from now. Wale seems to be of a similar opinion as Jay, whose label Roc Nation manages Wale. In an interview with Baltimore, Maryland's 92Q radio station Wale discusses comparions to Jay-Z and Nas, as well as how J. Cole and Kendrick Lamar (who were...
Yesterday, we saw some very comical photos from Lil Wayne and Snoop Dogg's Celebrity Beach Bowl game. However, it was not all fun and games, as the last photo in the series had Wayne looking very angry, allegedly in an altercation with an unidentified person.We now have more in formation that the person Wayne was giving a piece of his mind to was in fact a cameraman, filming the game....
Jun 27, 2014
Summer is about to be in session. University students wrapped up their final days a month or two ago, and high school students followed suit around two weeks ago. For those high school students in their last year, this inevitably means prom and all the things that go with it: limousines, parents taking photos, getting fancy, friends, and general debauchery as the night progresses.
Prom isn't for...