Watch the trailer for Cozz' "Nothin Personal" mixtape, arriving January 4.
Earlier this month, the Dreamville crew surprised fans with the release of a new collaborative album, Revenge of the Dreamers 2, and they will keep the new music coming soon into 2016, as Cozz has just announced that he will release a new mixtape, Nothin Personal, on January 4.
It's been just over five years since Abel Tesfaye released his debut mixtape House of Balloons. The influential release didn't just set the stage for the career of one of pop's most iconic modern voices. It altered the landscape of modern music, period.
Tuesday afternoon, Mick Jenkins used his favorite grammatical tool, the bracket, to announced that his debut album has been completed. "I'm done. [wit the album]," he wrote on Instagram
We’ve been patiently waiting on Danny Brown’s first album since Old took the hip hop world by storm back in 2013. Apparently, it’s been finished for at least a month. On verge of beginning a short tour through Australia, Danny Brown had an in-depth conversation with The AU Review and revealed a few things about his upcoming album.
T-Pain's Stoicville: The Phoenix album has been long in the making, but from the looks of it, the project will be worth the wait.
During an interview at the Tribeca Film Festival, Baz Luhrmann spoke on Nas' involvement in his Netflix '70s hip hop drama "The Get Down," calling the rapper "a huge creative force" in shaping the aesthetic of the series, which follows a posse of struggling South Bronx teens during the genesis of hip hop.
Bryson Tiller's debut album is doing numbers most artists dream of, especially considering he's an artist that didn't grow a fanbase with a slew of mixtapes first-- he grew organically through song releases on Soundcloud. All that organic growth has definitely paid off, as it's been announced today that Tiller's debut album, T R A P S O U L, is already certified Gold.
Nike co-founder Phil Knight has built quite a fortune off of the iconic Swoosh, as we reported last March. However, at 78 years old he's probably more than ready for retirement. Now we have a date for that retirement, as Knight announced on an appearance on CNBC that he would be stepping down as chairman of Nike this June.
In a few years, If someone hands you a $20 bill and you don’t recognize the face on it, don’t accuse them of giving you fraudulent money. The US Treasury has reportedly decided to remove (or at least de-emphasize) former President Andrew Jackson from the $20 bill and replace him with Harriet Tubman.
Ramriddlz is one of the many hot new artists coming out of the Toronto area right now. After Drake hopped on his "Sweeterman" remix last summer on the first episode of OVO Sound Radio, all eyes & ears have been on the buzzing new artist from Mississauga, Canada.
New Air Jordan 12s continue to appear on the release calendar this year. Most recently, we saw a “University” colorway that seemed to be inspired by Michael Jordan’s alma mater. The Air Jordan 12 Gym Red/White is next up on the list of brand new colorways.
Who/what is GoldLink? This is the question that led me, one evening earlier this year, to trek through sleet and bitter wind to MoMA PS1 in Queens, where GoldLink was performing in the giant geodesic igloo that stands in PS1’s courtyard. Like most of my fellow concert-goers, I had no idea what GoldLink looked like, or where he was from.
While out at Coachella, Joey Bada$$ got a very important fashion co-sign by appearing in the pages of storied fashion magazine Vogue. The interview covered a range of topics, but centered on his crew Pro Era and their aspirations in the streetwear game.
6ix was in his last semester at University of Maryland when he got a phone call from Logic, who had just signed a deal with Visionary Music Group. “The label wants me to come out to LA,” Logic told him. “I want you out there with me. Let’s fucking move!”
Ice Cube's set from Coachella weekend 1 was full of surprise appearances, but there was one notable absence that night. While the rest of N.W.A. came out to perform "Fuck The Police" and Straight Outta Compton," Dr. Dre was nowhere to be found.
Just over a week after the first installment, Lupe Fiasco has shared "Conversations #2," part of the series with which Lupe wishes to tell the "story of an album," that album being Drogas, the first of three albums he intends to release this year.
Last night saw Waka Flocka returning to Seattle, land of legal marijuana and the city where Flocka once got confused for Richard Sherman by a Seahawks fan. The Turn Up Godz show appeared lit -- possibly too lit -- as Waka ended the night in the hands of paramedics after ingesting more weed than he could handle.
Anderson .Paak is taking full advantage of his newfound status as the critical and popular darling of R&B. He was the MVP of SXSW, performing over a dozen shows in four days, and his name appears on just about every festival billing this summer.
October’s Very Own's first collaboration with Jordan Brand first surfaced back in 2014, when the brand/label’s blog posted photos of the OVO Jordan 10s and OVO Jordan 12s. While the OVO Jordan 10s released in both white and black colorways this year, no news every appeared about the 12s. However, rumors are buzzing that the white versions will become available later this summer.
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"Becky" has been on the tip of everyone's tongue over the last week, following Beyoncé's use of the name in her song "Sorry," where she described a woman many have assumed to be Jay Z's former mistress as "Becky with the good hair".
Justin Timberlake and Timbaland have been working together since the former's debut album Justified, but by the time FutureSex/LoveSounds dropped, it was clear that they were an inseparable creative force.
Despite the fact that most of her new album Lemonade was an indictment of her husband Jay Z's infidelities, Beyonce is still betrothed to his streaming service TIDAL. While the album is still only available for streaming on TIDAL, as of Monday morning it is available to purchase on iTunes.
A twenty-seven year old Jamaican dancehall by the name of Popcaan has been making waves recently, not only in Jamaica, but around the globe.
A while back we reported on collaboration brewing between Travi$ Scott and Maharishi, and English clothing brand. Today, a small capsule collection of Travi$ Scott attire has become available on Maharishi’s online store.
It’s no secret that Fetty Wap loves going fast. After the scary crash he had on his motorcycle last September, it appears the Remy Boyz leader is channeling his need for speed in a different medium: video games.
Rapper, singer, and actor Kid Cudi is a noted film and TV buff, though it's rather surprising too discover he's a devoted fan of Pee-wee Herman, the television, theater, and film character played by Paul Reubens. Herman was immensely popular in the '80s and still retains a widespread following today.
Ever since J. Cole signed him to Dreamville Records at the beginning of 2014, Bas has been living on the road. He toured North America, he toured Europe, and he toured North America again. This summer he's going on tour to promote his sophomore album Too High to Riot.
We, the editors of HNHH, put our heads together this afternoon and picked the 10 artists we deemed most deserving of the 2016 XXL Freshman cover. Tough choices were made. Digital fists of fury were thrown on the HNHH editor email thread. But we feel good about our list. Our list is rock fucking solid.
It was yet another big week on Instagram. PartyNextDoor got in the studio with with Noah Shebib, 50 Cent posed with the dude who got pistol whipped by Rick Ross, and Kehlani, Kylie Jenner, Beyonce, and Karrueche were up to their usual bag of tricks. And more! Take a look at some of the best hip hop Instagram posts of the week after the jump.
This week was pretty monumental. Of course, the sudden passing of Prince rocked the hip-hop world (and accompanying blogosphere) quite a bit, and many, fans and celebrities alike, are still in shock. Apart from that unfortunate news (and his wasn't the only death we reported on this week), we also had some pretty 'WTF' moments, like Birdman's Breakfast Club interview two-minute