Bow Wow recently revealed that he's working on a new mixtape project, Greenlight 5, and he went on Twitter to list a bunch of features off the project.While fans still have to wait for a studio LP from the YMCMB rapper, Greenlight 5 should be dropping in the near future. The artwork was let go today, take a look at it below.[via HHNM]
Jan 21, 2013
Consequence is known for his beef with a few rappers in the game, most notably, Kanye West. The former G.O.O.D. Music signee recently released his fourth installment of Movies On Demand, and in doing promo for the mixtape, Cons and his wife, Jen the Pen, visited Power 105's The Breakfast Club.The couple, who are new parents, discuss their relationship with Kanye West and they both go in on...
Certain members of G.O.O.D. Music have been dropping major
hints at a Cruel Winter project being in the works. Now one of the most veteran members of the
crew, Common, says that fans should not expect a compilation effort anytime
soon as everyone, himself included, is too focused on solo projects as Cruel
Summer acted as a launching pad for them.
In a recent interview with...
Rockie Fresh has been hard at work since signing to Ricky Rozay's MMG team this summer. Rockie dropped his debut mixtape, Electric Highway for the Maybach Music camp on Monday, and has been learning a lot from Ross since being picked up.As a Chicago resident, Rockie has witnessed a lot of gun crimes happening in his hometown, particularly centered around youth gangs. The Chi-city rapper...
Atlanta native Mike WiLL Made It has become a go-to producer for a club or southern sound, however he's not limited himself to those designations, and he prides himself on listening to a variety of music. Whatever kind of producer we label him, he's definitely a hit-maker. While chopping it up with The Breakfast Club on Power 105, Mike WiLL discusses creating hits for artists like...
Joey Bada$$ is fresh off the release of his crew's new mixtape, PEEP: The Aprocalypse, and also recently got his own DJ Premier beat. All this from a kid, who just celebrated his 18th birthday last week. Joey stopped by Sway In The Morning to speak on how his success came together.Joey cited the importance and structure of his Pro Era crew, explaining that it's not all...
Macklemore and Ryan Lewis had an impressive debut with their joint album The Heist, and now the lead single off the LP has proven once again for the duo that doing it independently was the right move. "Thrift Shop" has topped the Billboard Hot 100, grabbing the #1 spot. This follows the single going platinum the other week. Congrats are definitely in order, as this is the first...
Jan 24, 2013
Despite currently serving a 60 day sentence in juvenile detention, Chief Keef continues to make headlines. In the last week, the rapper has been targeted in lawsuits concerning missed show appearances, been accused of not paying his child support by a middle school student, and is now the subject of a controversial photo depicting him and his mother flashing a gang sign.The photo,...
Cross genre appeal is something that many rappers have been
relying on for awhile now to make the massive dollars in the music
industry. Now it’s not enough to just
sell hit rap records, but you have to appeal to the fans of massive pop artists. Now Will.i.am and Britney Spears are enlisting Diddy, Waka
Flocka, Lil Wayne and Hit-Boy to appear on the remix of...
Cassidy has made a return to the blogosphere ever since he and Meek Mill started beefing, and throwing diss tracks at each other. He's making the most of his time in the spotlight by announcing some new and innovative projects in the works.Cassidy is teaming up with Pastor Jomo K. Johnson of Philly Open Air Church (you may recognize his name, as he was the Pastor who called for a...
Jan 25, 2013
Having released God Forgives, I Don't not six months ago, Rick Ross is well on his way to putting out Mastermind, his sixth studio project which is slated to drop at some point this year.
Today, Ross dropped the artwork for the album's first featureless single "Box Chevy" via Twitter. This track will clearly take us back to his humble beginnings, seing as Ross wouldn't be caught dead in a box...
Jan 26, 2013
Gearing up for the release of his anticipated and oft
delayed studio album, French Montana is planning to drop his next single “Freaks”
which features a verse from Nicki Minaj.
Recently, the Bad Boy artist talked about the track, and says, it will
top the charts. He also discusses why he
likes working with Nicki and feels him and her are two of the hottest to ever
come out of New...
Jan 27, 2013
With a career as eclectic as Lil Jon's, it's hard to pinpoint what the multi-talented artist truly is: rapper, DJ, producer, actor or hype-man. A swirling mix of dread-locks, gold teeth, pimp cups, and random exclamations, the self-proclaimed King of Crunk is 42 years young today. At HNHH, we decided to honor Jonathan Smith's birthday by listing the top ten hit tracks that he's associated with...
Jan 28, 2013
More issues surrounding Chris Brown. After being involved in a brawl at a nightclub with Drake, over which was believed to be caused by each of their involvement with Rihanna, Breezy is making headlines again, this time for an altercation with Frank Ocean. TMZ reports that the fight happened in Westlake Studio in L.A. where Brown was attending to listen to one of his artists. The...
Frank Ocean has been busy lately, as he was in the studio
recently, and we all know how that ended up.
He also has been constructive and working on the visuals for one of the
stand out tracks from his stellar studio debut channel ORANGE.
Check out some pics of Ocean rocking a yellow suit and a
powder blue tuxedo shirt on the set of the video for “Forrest Gump”.
Jan 28, 2013
After enjoying a wealth of success as an independent artist,
Kid Ink announced early in the new year that he had signed a deal with RCA
Records. In a recent interview, the
Cali rapper discusses his decision to sign with a major label as he feels it
will help elevate his career, outside of following the standard indie artist formula. Kid Ink also discusses how he got...