Jul 30, 2014
Nicki Minaj had the entire internet extra thirsty earlier this week when she dropped off the bootyfull single art for her upcoming record "Anaconda", which was originally due out July 28th. Unfortunately, Nicki had a slight delay in plans and decided to push back the release date until August 4th, and explained we "will understand why before the week is out."
Well, rumors are...
May 21, 2013
Chief Keef found himself in trouble with the law yet again yesterday, having been arrested for disorderly conduct. The rapper was just released from Juvenile Detention Center for violating his probation in March, and a month later, familiar antics ensue.
At the moment the cause of his arrest is not all too clear, apart from the fact that it was for disorderly conduct. He was booked in...
In a recent interview with Billboard, 2 Chainz spoke about creating the album cover for his much anticipated Based on a T.R.U. Story. The cover, shot by photographer Fabien Montique, is basic and bold with two bright gold chains contrasted against a dark backdrop. To create the cover, 2 Chainz turned to the G.O.O.D. Music honcho, who enslisted the services of his...
Wiz Khalifa has always been an advocate for Mary, but that doesn't mean he can't also support the Molly movement. Although Wiz says that at first he wasn't all-for Molly, now he's seen there's money in it and he doesn't mind hopping on a track about the trendy drug. However, you'll probably never see a solo Molly record from the weed rapper. While talking to Hardknock TV, Wiz Khalifa detailed...
G-Unit returned in full form yesterday, following a reunion on stage at Summer Jam, with a new freestyle over Hit-Boy & HS87's "Grindin' My Whole Life." The track was originally a posse cut from HS87, so there was plenty of space for 50 Cent, Tony Yayo, Lloyd Banks, Young Buck (and Kidd Kidd) to rap over it.
Following the reunion record's release, the G-Unit crew hit up 50's screening of his...
Yesterday we saw the new, modest home purchased by Dr. Dre's Aftermath signee and protegee Kendrick Lamar. K. Dot's $540,000 home, which some speculate may be for his family not himself, pales in comparison to the lavish homes of hip-hop super stars like Drake and Rick Ross, nonetheless, it all the more proves that Kendrick is a humble guy who doesn't need the glitz and the glam.
Game is known for honoring his heroes by having them permanently inked on his body. This year alone, we've seen the rapper brand himself with images of Nate Dogg, Trayvon Martin, Dr. Dre, and Barack Obama. The latest icon the Compton emcee has had inked is Nelson Mandela, who passed away last week.
Game posted photos of the new tatt on his Instagram today, paired with the following caption:
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...
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,...
May 27, 2014
Jay Z has been attempting to dodge a lawsuit aimed at him from Dwayne Walker, the designer of the Rocafella logo, but it looks at though he's gonna have to cooperate after all.
Jay Z, Damon Dash and Universal Music are all named in the suit, in which Walker claims that he's owed $7 Million for his design. Apparently, Walker was promised $3500 on submission of the logo, as well as 2% of...
The Mobb Deep member says he has two books
coming out, and wants people to know that everything in the books is about his
own life “misconception was I wasn’t talking about my life...all of that was me”. His next book will be about his post-prison
experience, “[my] transition from prison to the streets”.
When asked point blank about rumors of him
beefing with Havoc, the...
Jan 19, 2014
Kanye West released his first A.P.C. clothing collection last summer. The very minimal aesthetic proved successful, as all the products sold out within minutes of going online.
Based on the demand of his previous collaboration, Yeezus has decided to put out some new items with the clothing brand, which he debuted at a capsule collection party today.
It has not been confirmed it this is the full...
Oct 15, 2012
Shortly after getting the production credits on Kendrick Lamar's debut effort, good kid, m.A.A.d city, album snippet of the entire project were released.
Listen to snippets of the album below, and let us know what you think in the comment section. Does it live up to the hype thus far?
Nov 14, 2013
As we've reported, Trinidad Jame$ is feeling a bit of heat for a comment he made at a recent gig in Brooklyn: "Us in the South, we run y'all musically."
Bun B, who hails from Houston, and A$AP Rocky, a Harlemite, have shared their thoughts on the comment in a new interview with MTV.
"Hip-hop left New York in the late '70s, early '80s and went out to the world and I came back," says...
Jun 23, 2012
After having a listening session in NYC, Frank Ocean decides to let go the artwork and tracklist for his highly anticipated debut album Channel Orange. The features on the album are limited to Andre 3000, John Mayer and Earl Sweatshirt. Ocean's Def Jam debut hits stores July 17th. So far he's released the lengthy single "Pyramids." See the artwork and tracklist below.
May 21, 2013
Although fans of Fabolous have been waiting on Loso's Way 2 for quite some time (approximately five years), it seems they'll have to wait just a tad longer. Loso recently revealed that his follow-up to Loso's Way has been pushed back around a month.
While talking to Rap-Up about the album, Fabolous announced the delay. Loso's Way 2 was previously due out June 18th, but Fabolous is now aiming for...