• Dwyane Wade Gave Gabrielle Union A Heat Championship Ring
    On Tuesday night the Miami Heat received their 2013 NBA Championship rings, and lifted their championship banner in a pre-game ring ceremony.  Members of the Heat weren't the only ones who were given a ring however, as Dwyane Wade surprised long time girlfriend, Gabrielle Union, with one of her own. Tuesday was actually Union's 41st birthday, and D Wade stopped by her party at Hyde night club...
  • Action Bronson Talks "Blue Chips 2," Attacks On His Character
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    Action Bronson is known for his colorful personality. While his off-the-wall nature can be responsible for incredible lines like "Grown men turn the keys to cheese, as I water ski Belize," it's also garnered some criticism-- with some accusing the rapper of misogyny. In a new interview with Pigeons & Planes, Bronson spoke of his brand new mixtape, Blue Chips 2, his debut LP, media...
  • Nicki Minaj Responds To Kendrick Lamar's "Control" Verse & Discusses Working w/ Eminem & Drake
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    During a backstage interview with The Breakfast Club (Charlamagne Tha God, Angela Yee and DJ Envy) at Power 105.1's Powerhouse event yesterday, Nicki Minaj finally weighed in on Kendrick Lamar's infamous "Control" verse, and she didn't hold back.  "I'm probably in the top five of the niggas he did mention, so go and do your motherfuckin' research," she said. "But, I also feel like he...
  • Kendrick Lamar Says He's "Got Nothing Against Drake"
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    There's been a lot of speculation over the possibility of a feud between Drake and Kendrick Lamar in the last couple months. Drake's comments on K.Dot's "Control" verse went from apathetic to salty during his promo tour, eventually saying that he probably wouldn't work with Lamar anytime soon. Shortly afterward, Kendrick seemingly fired back in a BET cypher verse, which appeared to be aimed at...
  • Exclusive Photos: BTS Of Kid Ink's "Show Me" Featuring Chris Brown
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    Kid Ink's new "Show Me" single is rapidly climbing both the Billboard and radio charts, and an official visual featuring and directed by Chris Brown will be dropping next week. Check out the gallery above for an exclusive first look at the making of the video (courtesy of Born Original), and cop the single on iTunes. It'll be included on Ink's major label debut My Own Lane, which is scheduled to...
  • Turk Calls Out Lil Wayne, Birdman, & Mannie Fresh For Lack Of Support
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     Things don't seem to be all good in the Cash Money familia. According to a recent statement from Turk, he’s on the outs with Lil Wayne, Juvenile, Birdman, and Mannie Fresh over lack of recent support. Making his statement on Youtube, Turk explains that he tried to reach out to the Cash Money bosses on several occasions after his father passed away recently, and heard nothing back from either...
  • Oregon Players Suspended For Selling Team Issued PE Jordans
    Earlier today, the University of Oregon announced that men's basketball players Ben Carter and Dominic Artis violated NCAA rules by selling team-issued apparel over the past year. Selling team apparel is a violation of NCAA bylaw, which prohibits student athletes from receiving extra benefits.According to reports, Artis, Carter and three former players sold exclusive basketball shoes,...
  • Chris Brown Countersuing Frank Ocean's Cousin Over Studio Fight
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    The Chris Brown x Frank Ocean brawl aftermath seems to be never-ending. Although the fight happened last January, new developments concerning the fight are still coming in. Last we heard, Frank Ocean's cousin, Sha'Keir Duarte, was suing C Breezy for the injuries he sustained during the fight. However, Breezy isn't giving in that easy, now he's countersuing Duarte. TMZ reports that Chris has...
  • Curren$y's Jet Life Recordings Signs New Artist Mary Gold
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    Some of you may recall Mary Gold's appearance on the Jet Life collective's recent Red Eye mixtape - a remix of her song "Prayer" was the project's 13th and final track. She's since become the "First Lady Of Jet Life" and dropped her debut mixtape Sex Hormone’d Druggie.  Spitta is confident in her abilities, to say the least:  "Mary... man, she’s just another...
  • Underrated Audio: November 2 - November 8
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    Everyone seems to be in Eminem overdrive with the release of Marshall Mathers LP 2 (HotNewHipHop is no different, as you probably noticed), but Underrated Audio gives us a chance to shy away from whatever is taking over our Top 100 chart or taking over our News feed. Thus, we bring you four records from three different spitters and one completely new artist we've never heard before, all of whom...
  • Tyler, The Creator & Flying Lotus Put The YouTube Music Awards On Blast [Update: Tyler Explains His Stance]
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    Yesterday, we reported on the list of nominees for the inaugural YouTube Music Awards, which includes artists such as Kendrick Lamar, Eminem and Nicki Minaj. Now, both Tyler, The Creator and Flying Lotus have taken to Twitter to express their impressions of the ceremony, which are both hilarious and on-point.  Despite Tyler's all-caps venting, he'll be performing at the show with...
  • Film Director Guillermo Del Toro Praises Kanye West, Expresses Interest In Working With Him
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    In a recent interview with The Daily Beast, Mexican film director Guillermo Del Toro (who's responsible for such films as Hellboy, Pan's Labyrinth, Blade II and Pacific Rim), expressed his admiration for Kanye West and revealed that they plan on collaborating, eventually. 'Ye praised Del Torro’s Pacific Rim via Twitter shortly after the film was released.  "You know, he sent...
  • Azealia Banks Calls Out Pharrell For Not Supporting "ATM JAM"
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    Azealia Banks is back in the news for her usual Twitter antics. This time Azealia took aim at Pharrell for his lack of support on her Broke With Expensive Taste single "ATM JAM." Azealia has dropped a few singles off her debut album, although there is no release date in sight yet. It appears she's unhappy with the performance of one her singles, "ATM JAM." The track features Pharrell, and...
  • 10 Albums That Should've Happened
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    It’s often said you should never put off tomorrow what you can do today. Although this saying works with most people, for some it’s more of a challenge. For rappers, it can result in not delivering that highly anticipated project the fans have been waiting for. With that, we at HNHH have compiled a list of albums and entertainers that should have capitalized on the moment to bring what...
  • Album Stream: Eddie B & Harry Fraud's "Paper, Piff & Polo"
    Eddie B has teamed up with Harry Fraud once again, with a brand new full length called Paper, Piff & Polo. The album features guest appearances from the likes of Roc Marciano, Sean Price, Termanology, Smoke DZA, Mistah F.A.B. and more. Stream the project in full below, and grab it on iTunes here.  
  • Origins: The Samples From Eminem's "The Marshall Mathers LP 2"
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    Eminem took things back to basics on his new LP. The Detroit rapper recruited one of Hip Hop's pioneers, Rick Rubin, to help him channel some classic sounds and ideas, many of which came through sampling.  The late 80s era of hip hop they pull from is well-represented in plenty of small vocal snippets and interpolations not instantly evident to the casual rap listener. Many of the musical...
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