The seventh annual BET Hip Hop Awards delivered an evening filled with hip hop's biggest stars and performances. One of those happened to be Busta Rhymes' custom "Hip Hop General" look and French Montana's "Hip Hop Royalty" ensemble. Montana's outfit was for his surprise performance with rapper Future and Diddy, while Rhymes' outfit was a salute to the late music executive Chris...
Oct 31, 2012
With Halloween being today, HNHH decided to collect some of the best photos we could find of rappers wearing Halloween costumes. 'Cause what's funnier than seeing a rapper in a Halloween costume? Not much.Scroll through rappers in various Halloween get-ups throughout the years. And make sure you stop at #5 and absorb the hilarity that is Drake dressed up as an elf. Happy Halloween!
Yo Gotti and Birdman linked up this past weekend to shoot a video for the track "Check". The song is Yo Gotti's and the Cash Money CEO made an appearance on the joint which was originally featured on Gotti's CM7: The World Is Yours mixtape. Check out some behind the scenes photos of the video shoot below.
Beyonce is scheduled for another big performance this weekend, following her lip-synching scandal at President Obama's inauguration last week. On Sunday Bey will be performing during half-time at the Superbowl, with more than 100 million viewers expected to tune in.Beyonce has been busy prepping for the show, which is set to include Destiny's Child, although details on their...
Feb 11, 2013
After the awards, the celebration was in full swing around town last night. Highlights include Jay-Z actually drinking from his award, and party photos of Chris Brown, Nas, 2 Chainz, Rihanna, Usher, Trinidad James - all enjoying the festivities.Check out some highlight photos from the 55th Annual Grammy Awards after parties below.
Sep 30, 2013
The BET Hip-Hop Awards went down in Atlanta this past weekend, bringing out rappers, video vixens, industry people and more. For those who couldn't actually attend the event, Twitter was full of live tweets documenting what went down, from the BET cyphers to the red carpet.
HotNewHipHop was on the scene, and we'll be bringing you some exclusive red carpet footage soon enough. For now, take a...
Oct 12, 2013
Grills have been a part of hip hop culture for some time. From Flava Flav to A$AP Rocky, and of course Nelly and Paul Wall's famous ode, we're not likely to see this trend dying anytime soon.
Take a look through our gallery of the various rappers and R&B singers who have donned fronts, including Jay Z, Big Sean, Rihanna, and more!
Michael Jordan hates to lose, perhaps more so than any athlete you've ever heard of. Jordan's insane competitive streak has been well-documented, and one tale has it from a UNC teammate that Mike was over at his house for dinner and was playing a game of bridge with the teammate's grandmother. Dinner started late because MJ refused to stop until he beat granny. So it's good to see Mike...
Nov 16, 2013
Champagne Papi has some undeniable Instagram skills, and it's pretty safe to say, they're genetic. Looking through Drake's dad's Instagram account, you'll find a good share of flexin', and we've taken the time to compile the cream of the crop from Drizzy Senior.
Take a look through to see Champagne Papi's Papi stunt'n with the likes of Nicki Minaj, Lil Wayne, Rick Ross, Juicy J and more!
Rihanna has had some spare time on her hands lately since coming off tour, and has been taking in some Lakers games at the Staples Center.
Last week she watched the Lake Show take on the Golden State Warriors, and spent some of the time chatting up a young fan sitting beside her.
Yesterday, RiRi showed up for the Lakers game against the upstart Blazers and brought her brother, Rajad, as her...
Jul 14, 2013
Despite the fact that Beyonce is currently in the midst of a world tour, she managed to find time to relax with her family at a Miami resort. Along with Blue Ivy, she was joined by her mother Tina, her sister Solange and her nephew Julez.
As a means of dissuading the paparazzi, she's shared her own set of photos, revealing Blue Ivy’s face for the first time since she...
Hitting up the nightlife in Atlanta, HNHH sponsored the latest Migos event hosted by DJ Holiday.
Check out some of the pics above and footage from the event brought to you by HNHH YouTube.
Rihanna visited her home of Barbados for a quick vacation, and while there she partied it up for the Crop Over Festival this past Saturday, and two days later, she was at it again for the Kadooment carnival, which was just one event during the on-going Festival.
She rocked a bejeweled bikini for the carnival event, while she drank out of a flask and danced on a float for the carnival.
MMG's Stalley shot the video for his "Swangin" single in his hometown of Massillon, Ohio on Friday afternoon. Although Rick Ross, Rockie Fresh, and Omarion were on set, there was no sign of veteran Houston emcee Scarface, who is featured on the track.
Unfortunately, Stalley was denied permission to film at his alma mater school Washington High, which was his original plan.
"As part of...
Despite being over 80-years-old, Clive Davis was found at the heart of the party at an exclusive pre-GRAMMY gala at the Beverly Hilton, designed to honor Universal Music Group Chairman Lucian Grainge. The event was filled with stars and musical icons, including R. Kelly, Pharrell and even Taylor Swift and Lorde.
Macklemore and Ryan Lewis performed, and Clive Davis led the stars in singing "Happy...
As per usual, the Grammy Awards proved to be an eventful night. We saw performances from husband and wife, Jay Z and Beyonce, as well as John Legend, Robin Thicke, Kendrick Lamar with Imagine Dragons, Juicy J alongside Katy Perry, and Macklemore & Ryan Lewis with Madonna and more.
We also witnessed Macklemore & Ryan Lewis take home four awards, including Best Rap Album, Best Rap Song,...