Drake and Kevin Durant debate who won the recent SMACK/URL battle between Tsu Surf and Hollow Da Don.
The Game Will Help Lead The 20th Anniversary Million Man March In October Jun 18, 2015 at 02:51pm 8,460 Views
The Game spent part of Wednesday receiving "spiritual enlightenment" from Nation of Islam leader Louis Farrakhan, one of the organizers of the first Million Man March in 1995, and took to Instagram to announce that he will be among the leaders of the 20th Anniversary Million Man March set to descend on our nation's capital on October 10th.
Following his cover of The FADER's big 100 issue, Drake goes in alternative direction for his next magazine cover. Drizzy has landed the cover of high-fashion-meets-art magazine, W.
Toronto's Director X is now one of the most successful music video directors around. He's directed multiple Drake videos, as well as recent videos for T.I., Iggy Azalea, and Wiz Khalifa. His latest vid is Kendrick Lamar's "King Kunta", and its some of his best work yet.
The other week the kid Tory Lanez stopped by our office for an interview. It was about time the HNHH readers got better acquainted with the rising rapper, who recently debuted his Lost Cause mixtape exclusively on HNHH and wrapped up his "Lost Cause" tour. The Toronto native opened up in our interview, discussing his upbringing and the loss of his mom, his behind-the-scenes work, and much more.
You've heard the singles, copped the album and read our review. Now all that's left for Jeezy's Seen It All: The Autobiography (besides award nominations) is the first week sales number, and it doesn't disappoint. In keeping with the mostly-positive reviews of the album, it's debuted at number two on the Billboard 200, just behind Maroon 5's new album.
Will the public ever stop caring about Young Thug's sexual preferences? Until the rapper himself clears the air about his orientation once and for all, probably not.
Omarion & Girlfriend Apryl Jones Expecting Their Second Child Together Sep 30, 2015 at 01:13am 7,542 Views
Life must be good for Omarion these days. With his latest singles “Post To Be” & “I'm Up” finding success on the charts & airwaves, the MMG rapper is now about to welcome his second child with longtime "Love & Hip Hop: Hollywood" reality star girlfriend Apryl Jones.
Soulja Boy was arrested in Los Angeles the other month for carrying a loaded gun, which the cops noticed when they pulled him over for running a stop sign. Soulja responded later that the police did not have probable cause, in addition, the rapper's manager claimed Soulja had no idea there was a gun in the car.
Casey Veggies has come a long way in this industry. From his come up with Odd Future to finding success on his own with Life Changes, Casey built a strong fan base and movement out in L.A. that caught the attention of Epic Records and earned himself a record deal.
2 Chainz revealed the cover art for B.O.A.T.S. II: Me Time at the beginning of the month while on Late Night With Jimmy Fallon. Today he follows that up with the official tracklist for the album.
Mos Def Invites Rappers To Battle Him, Lupe Fiasco & King Los Respond Aug 7, 2015 at 03:58pm 49,217 Views
Mos Def seems to be inspired by the recent wave of rap beef, and he's ready to take on a battle of his own.
Frank Ocean made the news recently when he bravely wrote an open letter to his fans coming out. Since then, he's released two singles off his upcoming album, including "Pink Matter" last night, which features the elusive Andre 3000. Shortly after, Frank Ocean decided to release the entire album stream for Channel Orange.Listen to the album in its entirety below.
It's been one hell of a week in Cash Money/Rich Gang news. From Birdman allegedly throwing a drink at Lil Wayne during a performance, to accusations of a murder plot, things got a whole lot crazier after it seemed we had already reached the brink.To make things stranger, a snapchat has surfaced of Rich Homie Quan and Wayne in the studio together.
The biggest story in this week's charts is the triumphant return of Janet Jackson, who -- as she should -- takes the top spot this week, making her one of three artists who has scored number one albums over the last four decades. It kicked off a very rap and R&B-heavy top 5, followed by The Weekend, Drake & Future, and Fetty Wap. Take a look at the full breakdown below.
The Game's new album, Year of the Wolf, was supposed to be a compilation with his Blood Money crew members, Dubb and Skeme. While those two still appear on the record a few times, the driving force of the album is The Game and a stack full of features-- not his artists though.
You may have never heard of him, but apparently he has the ear of Paul Rosenberg and Eminem. A songwriter and producer by the name of Astray signed with Shady Music Publishing/Universal Music Group Publishing, as announced on twitter by Eminem's manager and the artist himself.
Power 105.1 Announces Powerhouse 2014 Line Up: J. Cole, Jeezy, T.I. & More [Update: Chris Brown & Trey Songz Added] Oct 3, 2014 at 02:53pm 37,112 Views
This morning Power 105.1 announced the line-up for their annual Powerhouse concert in New York City. The radio station has tapped some NYC natives and some West Coast favorites for the big event, which goes down on Thursday, October 30th at the Barclays Center.
In the past thirty or so years, the Hip Hop genre has made its way through so many transformations, crossing over all different elements of culture. During its emerging popularity, rappers and artists in the community began to influence a lot more than just the music world. Fashion became a huge part of the hip hop scene, influencing and inspiring trends on a mass scale.
Eminem may be hyper-aggressive on record, but when it comes to his fans, his inner-kindness comes shining through. Gage Garmo, a huge Eminem fan caught the rapper's attention when his friends got the hashtag, #GetGageGarmoToMeetEminem trending.
Former NBA Star Arrested For Stealing $14,000 Worth Of Apple Products Sep 20, 2014 at 09:41am 13,206 Views
Former Phoenix Suns guard and NBA executive, Rex Chapman, was bagged on Saturday for allegedly stealing $14,000 worth of Apple products from a retail store in Scottsdale, Arizona. According to reports, Chapman stole items from the Apple store on seven different occasions over the course of a few months.
DJ Premier has been involved in countless classic projects throughout his career, and he's still at it. Last year, he gave us the collaborative PRhyme project with Royce Da 5'9", and he's still promising a similar project with Nas somewhere down the line. Before that, he's got a solo project in the works.
Former Roc-A-Fella artist & Philadelphia OG Beanie Sigel definitely knows a thing or two about real rap beefs, so on Thursday afternoon he decided to voice his opinion & give advice to those involved in the recent Meek Mill, Drake, and AR-AB situation.
The numbers have arrived for same-day releases from Big Sean and Chris Brown & Tyga. As expected, the former artist moved more than the duo, even exceeding our expectations, however Breezy and Tyga fall squarely within the sales projections.
Dr. Dre, Ice Cube & N.W.A Actors Cover The Hollywood Reporter Magazine Jul 22, 2015 at 04:16pm 6,391 Views
With the anticipated film about N.W.A, "Straight Outta Compton," hitting theatres on August 14th, Dr. Dre, Ice Cube and the actors who play them grace the cover of the new issue of The Hollywood Reporter.