King Los speaks on his departure from Bad Boy records, his plans for 2014, and his new mixtape, "Zero Gravity 2" with HotNewHipHop.
Lil Reese Accuses 2 Chainz Of Stealing Hook For "Wuda Shuda Cuda" May 10, 2014 at 07:32pm 52,402 Views
The phrase "Shoulda Coulda Woulda" has been around for quite some time, with variations on it popping up everywhere from a song title on Chief Keef's 2013 tape Almighty So to a title of an episode of "Sex In The City." Most recently, 2 Chainz borrowed a variant of the phrase ("Wuda Cuda Shuda") for the name of a track on his recently-released Freebase EP.
Recently Colorado is one of the states to legalize marijuana which made this past 4/20 a very special occasion in Denver. Rapper
Big Sean Talks Eminem's Reaction To "Hall Of Fame," Kanye's Baby North & His Relationship With Naya Rivera Jun 30, 2013 at 11:33am 22,833 Views
Big Sean recently caught up with Sway Calloway of Shade 45 to discuss Eminem's involvement on his highly anticipated Hall Of Fame album, among other things. Unfortunately, he made no mention of any direct musical collaboration during his studio session with Em.
Random Ish: The Only Person Jay Z Follows On Twitter Is Joe Budden Apr 3, 2014 at 11:18am 25,545 Views
This serves as your random but extremely necessary news of the day: Jay Z follows only one person on Twitter, and it's Slaughterhouse MC Joe Budden. What does this mean???
Kid Cudi Discusses A$AP Rocky Feature, Plans For "Wicked Awesome" Label Apr 4, 2013 at 10:27am 13,835 Views
It's only been a few days since his departure from G.O.O.D. Music was announced, but Kid Cudi is already planning big things for his own business endeavors. The rapper is coming back to his Wicked Awesome Records label, which he had announced a few years ago but never really focused on until now.
Full Album Stream Of Ghostface Killah's "12 Reasons To Die: The Brown Tape" Apr 24, 2013 at 11:29am 564 Views
Ghostface Killah and Adrian Younge's joint project 12 Reasons To Die dropped on April 16th, and was also released as an alternate version titled 12 Reasons To Die: The Brown Tape, which features production by Apollo Brown.
Future Announces "Super Future" Release Date, Talks On Sophomore Album Sep 20, 2012 at 11:16am 254 Views
While speaking to Montreality, ATL native and lover of all things auto-tuned, Future, spoke on his upcoming projects, revealing a release date for Super Future.Super Future will be a double disc mixtape, consisting of Super Future & Fire Marshall Future. You can expect it to drop on October 23rd.
Summer Jam Recap: Performances From Chris Brown, A$AP Rocky, Kendrick Lamar & More Jun 5, 2013 at 04:24pm 66 Views
HotNewHipHop.Com was on site the day of Hot 97's Summer Jam concert, which took place this past Sunday on June 2nd. We brought the whole team down to cover the event, including the Festival Village stage, of which we were a sponsor!
Official Tracklist Revealed For Snoop Dogg's "Reincarnated" Reggae Album Mar 24, 2013 at 12:02pm 17,307 Views
As reported by Complex, the official tracklist for Snoop Dogg's Reincarnated has been revealed, and it's quite the departure from his previous body of work. Other than those we've already heard (Drake, Mavado, Popcaan), notable features include Chris Brown, Akon, Busta Rhymes, Rita Ora, Collie Budz and Miley Cyrus, surprisingly enough.Here's the official list: 1. Rebel Way2.
RiFF RAFF is significantly broadening his horizons in 2015. While the world once knew him simply as a rapper, JODY now has plans to join the WWE as Hulk Hogan's tag team partner... but that's not all. As of today, RiFF will also be hosting a prom date service.
Big Sean Fires At Those (Danny Brown) Saying He's Not From The Hood Of Detroit [UPDATE: Big Sean & Danny Brown Squash Beef] Aug 11, 2013 at 07:25pm 46,006 Views
The city of Detroit has been in the news often lately, as its state of disrepair has come to the forefront of national media. Recently, the D’s Danny Brown was speaking about his hometown in an interview and the subject of Big Sean came up, and Brown questioned the G.O.O.D. Music rapper’s credibility. Now Sean fires back.
Mobb Deep recently announced a reunion album and tour as they celebrate the 20 years it's been since the release of The Infamous. Prodigy is also working on a solo effort in the vein of The Infamous, with a new album titled The Most Infamous.
Lil Wayne Explains Decision To Pull Nicki Minaj Out Of Summer Jam Jun 18, 2012 at 04:01pm 27,936 Views
Lil Wayne has finally given his two cents on Nicki Minaj pulling out of Summer Jam, while backstage at Hot 107.9's Birthday Bash in Atlanta. The Young Money boss told MTV News, "That's a female; first and foremost Nicki Minaj is a female.
French Montana Explains His Hustle, His Relationship With Diddy & Max B Jan 20, 2013 at 02:20pm 10,873 Views
French Montana's profile continues to rise. The 28-year old rapper has had no shortage of big collaborations over the past year, including his hugely successful crew-tracks "Pop That" and "Marble Floors”, as well as his star-studded mixtape, Mac & Cheese 3.
We got a surprise back in March when the first trailer for the Jake Gyllenhaal-starring film "Southpaw" dropped with a snippet of a new Eminem song attached. As the film also stars 50 Cent, we should've guessed that Shady Records was involved in some way.
Nicki Minaj Announces "The Pinkprint" European Tour With Trey Songz Dec 8, 2014 at 10:38am 5,284 Views
After tackling Saturday Night Live this past weekend (and giving SNL their second-highest rating of the season), Nicki Minaj will be taking her upcoming album The Pinkprint to Europe for a set of tour dates overseas, alongside special guest Trey Songz. Undoubtedly she'll also be touring North America at some point, but first she'll head to Stokholm, Sweden on March 16th.
A$AP Rocky Says It Makes Him Upset That Homosexuality "Even Matters When It Comes To Hip-Hop" Mar 25, 2013 at 10:52am 22,856 Views
A$AP Rocky has had a big year, not only in hip-hop but in fashion. The rapper has appeared in countless fashion magazines, including the covers of some big ones, to talk about his fashion-taking risks just as much as his Southern-influenced hip-hop sound.
After devoting a few of the most recent editions of "Samples Of The Week" to break down sample-heavy albums by J. Cole, Lupe Fiasco. Joey Bada$$ and Fabolous, we return to the usual format this week. That means it's back to covering three big tracks that dropped this week, and this time around, they're taken from all corners of the hip-hop spectrum.
Ace Hood Working On "Body Bag 3" Mixtape? [Update: Artwork Revealed] Aug 29, 2014 at 01:41pm 23,744 Views
Ace Hood has been busy jumping on some of the industry’s hottest instrumentals these past few weeks, but could that all just be for preparation for his next mixtape?
The KTT sleuths are at it again. The popular rap forum has unearthed some possible evidence of a Drake feature on Katy Perry's Prism deep cut, "Legendary Lovers", hidden in plain sight on songwriter Max Martin's official website.
Lloyd Banks' pedigree as an ill emcee speaks for itself at this point. During G-Unit’s active days, Banks was widely considered the best pure spitter in the group. Very little has changed in that regard; if anything Banks' career since the early 2000s has distinguished him as one of the most technically savvy rappers out. F.N.O. (Failure's No Option) only makes it easier to argue the case.
If you're looking for a news story to parody or riff on, 9/11 is rarely the right choice. The terrorist attack, which took the lives of nearly 3,000 people, has even been treated delicately by the famously "no holds barred" satirists Matt Stone and Trey Parker, but ATL's Jose Guapo is now making it clear that he has no problem lampooning the most devastating attack in United States history.
Hip-Hop emerged out of a collective struggle against oppression, poverty, and pain. Recently, rappers have been teaming up in order to promote an end to police brutality, even raising money for victims like Mike Brown, and spreading digital campaigns to promote awareness of the issue.
Wiz Khalifa Reportedly Building A Case Against Amber Rose To Gain More Custody Of Their Son Feb 17, 2015 at 02:42pm 20,671 Views
Yesterday, things got dramatic when Khloe Kardashian decided to call Amber Rose out on her comments regarding Tyga and Kylie Jenner's relationship. Amber criticized Tyga for leaving his wife and child, and dating a 17-year-old, which made Khloe decided to hop on Twitter and defend her half-sister, Kylie. From there things only got crazier, with insults being thrown back and forth.
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