• Lauryn Hill Shows Up Late For Concert, Lectures Fan
    5,745 Views
    4 Likes7 Dislikes
    The fans showed up for Miseducation and instead the were educated. That's the story of the recent Lauryn Hill concert portrayed in the video below. Beginning her 10:30pm set at 11:20pm, Hill was quickly called out by a disappointed fan and proceeded to lecture said attendee on respect. "If a little patience is too much, it's alright, you can go," said the former Fugee before having the...
  • Boldy James Talks Signing With Nas, Authenticity, & Detroit
    3,071 Views
    3 Likes
    It’s been a great year so far for Detroit’s Boldy James, not to be confused with saxophonist and jazz musician Boney James. The Midwest rapper, born James Clay Jones III was one of the first three artists signed to Nas’ new imprint, Mass Appeal Records. He performed in front of a sold out crowd alongside the legend during this year’s SXSW festival. In 2013, he dropped...
  • N.W.A Biopic Casting Call Criticized As Racist, Company Apologizes
    11,242 Views
    6 Likes4 Dislikes
    The N.W.A biopic film "Straight Outta Compton" is well on its way, after announcing several of the lead characters and a release date in mid-June, the film went on to start casting for other roles, some of which have raised a few eyebrows. Universal Pictures announced that "Straight Outta Compton" will hit theatres in August 14, 2015 at the same time Dr. Dre unveiled the first promo image from...
  • Bishop Nehru Announces Release Date For MF DOOM Collaborative Album
    2,257 Views
    13 Likes
    Bishop Nehru is a relatively new rapper, but he's already been able to make an impact on the NY rap scene, since dropping his debut project Nehruvia in May of 2013. The tape was a good indication of the young MC, with his beat selection decidedly old school; production ranges from MF Doom to Madlib to J Dilla. The New York native's relationship with Doom developed from there, so much so that the...
  • Did Drake & 50 Cent Record A New Song Together?
    30,513 Views
    68 Likes2 Dislikes
    Could we be seeing an upcoming collaboration between Drake and 50 Cent in the near future? According to 50/50 Konvict Muzik A&R & artist D-Teck, Drizzy and Fif have put together a new song that is a banger. Taking to twitter yesterday, D-Teck posted that he had just heard a song from the two superstars that made him put his gun fingers in the air and go...
  • Rich Homie Quan Slaps Fan At Show In Wisconsin [Update: Quan Claims Fan Tried To Steal His Watch]
    56,044 Views
    27 Likes14 Dislikes
    Rich Homie Quan generally seems like a pretty reasonable dude, but some inappropriate fan behavior definitely had him feeling some type of way at his show in Wisconsin last night. While performing a song, Quan put his hand out to the crowd, giving some love to the fans. One spectator in particular took the gesture a little too far however, as he attempted to grab Quan's hand and pull himself on...
  • Coolio Teams Up With PornHub For New Music Video
    19,108 Views
    23 Likes2 Dislikes
    For readers who have been craving some new Coolio music in their life, today is your lucky day. Along with a new music video, the "Gangsta's Paradise" emcee is promising fans that new music is on its way. There's only one catch: they'll have to be a member of PornHub (the largest porn sight on the internet) to hear it all--at least until the material inevitably leaks to the rest of the...
  • On The Come Up: G4SHI
    1,850 Views
    4 Likes1 Dislikes
    HotNewHipHop's On The Come Up series profiles rising stars in the rap game that show strong promise and the will to succeed. Most of the time, they're new to the site but deserve some shine. We will profile artists and producers ranging from those in the deep underground to artists just about to bubble up into the mainstream that you may have missed. You'll be able to check out some of their best...
  • Matt Barnes Asks Social Media To Help Capture His Aunt's Killer
    9,665 Views
    Los Angeles Clippers forward Matt Barnes has turned to social media to help bring the murderer of his Aunt to justice. Michael Williams, the 51 year old man suspected of the murder, is believed to be hiding out in South Sacramento.  This dude stabbed my auntie in the neck last week & left her for dead on the sidewalk, she ended up… http://t.co/nHIczsJdrG — Matt Barnes...
  • Kanye West Speaks On Drake, New Single "All Day", Marrying Kim Kardashian & More
    60,070 Views
    33 Likes10 Dislikes
    At the end of last week, GQ magazine revealed that Kanye West takes the cover of their new issue. 'Ye hasn't done an interview in a minute and so you can guarantee we're soaking in every word from his latest piece with GQ, which was published on their website today, along with several new flicks from Yeezy's photo shoot. The interview is pretty informative, as Kanye reveals plans for his new...
  • Stream Majid Jordan's New EP "A Place Like This"
    7,959 Views
    11 Likes
    After hearing two leaks off the EP, the title track and more recently "U", Majid Jordan decided to release their new EP a few days early. The project hit iTunes on July 17th, and today we're able to stream the EP in full thanks to Spotify. The 5-track offering is short but sweet, and it's limited to the duo, no features necessary. You can grab the EP on iTunes if you're feeling after listening...
  • Questlove Defends Iggy Azalea's "Fancy," Says Hip-Hop Has "Spread Its Wings"
    1,462 Views
    5 Likes
    Questlove is a man who knows hip-hop music (he even published a book on the subject), so when the legendary Roots drummer speaks, his opinions tend to be held in the highest regard--even when they're not the most popular. In an interview with Time magazine, Quest called Iggy Azalea's "Fancy" not just the clear-cut song of the summer, but a game changer for rap music as a whole. "Here’s...
  • HNHH Hotties: Wild'N'Out Edition
    66,191 Views
    11 Likes2 Dislikes
    The ladies on MTV's Wild'N'Out have never looked better. Host Nick Cannon always brings out a solid crew of hotties, so we decided to feature a couple of them right here on HNHH! Check out our extensive video and photo galleries from the likes of Graciii3, Rosa Acosta, Sheneka Adams, Daphne Joy & Britanny Dailey. Enjoy!
  • Top 10: Sophomore Albums Of The 2000s
    22,423 Views
    21 Likes11 Dislikes
    In music we tend to glorify the debut album, always craving the newest and shiniest thing out. The downside of that is usually we're slightly disappointed in the follow up sophomore album, possibly what led to the phenomenon known as the "sophomore slump". Our expectations are set so high that we tend to discount the second effort, sometimes leading us to be pleasantly surprised by the third...
  • Ice Cube Announces Release Date For "Everythang's Corrupt" LP [Update: New Release Date Announced]
    13,159 Views
    30 Likes2 Dislikes
    After announcing the album title over a year ago, Ice Cube has finally given his follow-up to 2010's I Am The West a release date. Everythang's Corrupt will hit stores May 13th 2014, according to a tweet from Cube today. Around Halloween the legendary emcee dropped a very creepy video for "Sasquatch" which is expected to land on the album. Check out the visual, as well as Cube's tweet...
  • Ray J Charged With Sexual Battery, Resisting Arrest
    9,696 Views
    17 Likes2 Dislikes
    Back in May, police were called to the Beverly Wilshire Hotel, when it was reported that Ray J had "made contact" with a woman's rear end, against her will. When cops arrived on the scene, they deemed the actions "incidental", and not that of sexual battery, but were forced to take the singer in when he caused a scene in the Valet area, refusing to leave, and eventually kicking out a cop car...
Password must be at least 6 characters.