Taylor Bennett shares a new four track EP after getting hit by hackers.
Jay-Z seems to be non-stop making moves these days. The rapper announced the launch of his very own sports management company, Roc Nation Sports, a week ago, and now yet another new deal has been announced with Universal Music Group, which not only pertains to Hov, but to other Roc Nation artists, like Rihanna, J.
Chris Brown is getting ready to unleash the first single from his new album X tomorrow. The ypcoming track which is titled "Fine China" was co-written by singer/songwriter Eric Bellinger, who broke down the songwriting process of the cut.“When you hear that, it’s gonna be something that Chris hasn’t done yet,” said Eric, who’s written for Chris in the past.
Nipsey Hussle Reveals Art For New Album "Mailbox Money" [Update: Hard Copies Will Be Sold For $1000] Dec 4, 2014 at 05:51pm 33,549 Views
Although we haven't received an update on the long-awaited/long-delayed Victory Lap album from Nipsey Hussle, it is supposed to arrive in 2015. Whatever the case may be with that album, Nipsey is prepping another album to drop before Victory Lap, called Mailbox Money. The rapper revealed the artwork today.
Too Short made headlines last month when his car was stopped by police in L.A., and he appeared to be under the influence. Short then tried to make a break for it, but was apprehended and brought into custody, and meth was found in the back of the cruiser he was riding in.
For this week's Track Breakdown, we called upon rising singer August Alsina. August already has a deal locked in with Def Jam, through none other than r'n'b singer and hit-maker, The-Dream. With mentoring from Terius Nash, there is no doubt that August will go far with his music. The 20-year-old singer recently released his second mixtape, The Product 2, and the response has been very positive.
Both Lecrae and Andy Mineo were two rappers featured on our recent list of 5 Christian Hip-Hop Artists Infiltrating the Mainstream, and as they continue to do just that, they're linking up for a tour centered around Lecrae's new album Anomaly.
While rumors circulated a few weeks ago of Diddy's Bad Boy Records signing him, Vinny Cha$e has officially signed to Epic Records.According to MTV, the Harlem emcee, Vinny Cha$e, has signed a deal with Epic Records worth a reported 2.5 million earlier Tuesday afternoon.
Though it seems an unlikely beef, there were some minor jabs thrown between Kanye West and Justin Timberlake earlier this year. From a fan's perspective, it's difficult to tell if there is still bad blood between the artists. In an interview with Sway, Justin Timberlake has revealed that he has no issues with West, and in fact, he REALLY wants to work with him.
Some of your favorite celebrities are known for wearing sneakers, today we have a list of some of the best Nike SB kicks that they have rocked over time. While Jordan retros may dominate the majority of closet space for celebrity sneaker heads, many still make room to give the Nike SB some love. We see celebrities like Trinidad James, Wale and even some TV stars rocking the skate shoes.
While most rappers prefer taking their beef to the street to solve, 40 Glocc is taking his to court.The rapper was involved in a fight with Game, which Game had recorded on his camera phone and put out on the world wide web for all to see.
There’s no better time to celebrate Reebok’s milestone anniversary - the iconic Reebok PUMP sneaker has been around for 25 years – than during the NCAA Basketball’s March Madness.
Remix Fix: Orange Calderón Chops Up Travi$ Scott's "Drugs You Should Try It" Nov 26, 2014 at 10:27am 7,636 Views
If you're feeling sluggish this Wednesday morning, well, Remix Fix probably won't help with that (and sorry we're a day late). This week we take things the chopped and screwed direction, with a chopped up remix of Travi$ Scott's already-melancholic "Drugs You Should Try It."
Eminem Speaks On Past Addiction To Painkillers & Near Fatal Overdose In "How To Make Money Selling Drugs" Jun 27, 2013 at 01:40pm 28,129 Views
Eminem isn't the most media-friendly or public person, however, a lot of what he wouldn't share in an interview comes out through his lyrics. Thus we've often heard Eminem rap about drugs, whether it's when he was taking them consistently, or when he was trying to sober up.
Labor Day has dawned and it can now be considered official, summer is at a close. Sure the heat wave might hold for awhile, but the season will soon become Fall. With that said, we here at HotNewHipHop have compiled a list of the free-for-download mixtapes
Starvation 2 kicks in and you realize you're hungry for an Ace Hood track as the synth-heavy, hi-hat hitting "Root of Evil" starts and the production is instantly impressive - with lyrics that come off as a warm-up, as it's just the opening track.
Lil Durk Arrested On Weapons Charge [Update: Durk To Be Released June 19] Jun 14, 2013 at 03:46pm 42,894 Views
Lil Durk recently signed a deal with French Montana's Coke Boys imprint, but his sucess in the rap game doesn't seem to have affected his tendency to get in trouble with the law.
Drake Distances Himself & OVO From "Homecoming" Film [Update: Drake Now Being Sued] Mar 18, 2015 at 09:49pm 54,676 Views
Recently, news has been circulating of a Drake film called "Homecoming: The Lost Footage." A trailer surfaced for the film, which consists of footage from a 2009 concert at Toronto's Sound Academy, documenting a pre-Young Money Drizzy.
J. Cole's "2014 Forest Hills Drive" Debuts At Number One On The Billboard 200 Dec 16, 2014 at 04:55pm 70,273 Views
Rick Ross, move over -- J. Cole just topped your first week sales record for 2014. Rozay's Mastermind moved 179,000 units in its first week back in March, but now his tally's been handily topped by that of Cole's 2014 Forest Hills Drive. The official numbers just came in, and it looks like Cole sold a whopping 361,120 copies of his new project.
Kendrick Lamar Announces New Album Title [Update: Announcement Reportedly Fake] May 10, 2014 at 01:17pm 102,377 Views
Kendrick Lamar's good kid, m.A.A.d. city made a huge impact on the rap game upon its release, and while the rapper has remained a looming presence since its release ("Control" anyone?), anticipation has remained for the follow-up to his debut.
Curren$y will be releasing his studio album The Stoned Immaculate on June 5th. We've already heard a few records off it, including the Wiz Khalifa & Big K.R.I.T.-featured "Jet Life," as well as "Capitol" with 2 Chainz.If you'd like to hear more of the album before it's released, you can check out album snippets compiled below.
Tyga was performing at the 2012 Los Magnificos Car Show in Houston and gaves the fans a little more than they expected when he dropped some news on them.
It's good to be Rozay right now as he takes his unlikely sales victory over Pharrell's latest album.
Today we're introducing a new weekly series, Remix Fix, which will aim to bring you dope, fresh remixes of some of your favorite hip-hop and r'n'b records, for a little something different each week. We'll aim to bring you relatively new and undiscovered producers and remix artists to give your music collection a wider scope. We kick things off with Kygo.
Today Tupac would have been 43. Tragically, Shakur's life was cut short at the age of just 25 after being shot in Las Vegas. Years on, Tupac is still treasured as a legend in hip hop for his outstanding discography clocking up 11 album and 44 singles.
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