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We break down all the biggest categories in Hip Hop and R&B, including songs, mixtapes, albums, videos and everything in between (including Trolls). Peep the official schedule for each of the lists below. So who made the Hottest Lists for 2013? Click each of the images below as HNHH's "Hottest Of 2013" Lists become available. Use the official Hashtag on Twitter #HOTNEW13.
We kicked off our digital cover story series with Action Bronson for a March/April release. The story was timed with the release of Mr. Wonderful, Bronsolino's much-lauded debut album. Today we're giving you a glimpse at who you can expect to hear from in the May/June digital cover story: Dizzy Wright.
Celebrating Meek Mill's massive success with the launch of his most recent Mixtape, Dreamchasers 3, SneakerMob looks back at some of Meek Mill's greatest kicks rocked to date.
Drake the type of guy to wear a r shirt with Jaden Smith's face on it... seriously.
The A-list celebrity power couple, Kim Kardashian and Kanye West, love to be in the media and that includes creating a buzz in social media as well. Kim stunted to her sneaker fanatic followers on Instagram by showing off a pair of her boyfriend's newest sneaker, the Red October Yeezy 2. She captioned the photo by saying:Special delivery!!!
We're very excited today to debut our first-ever digital cover story, with Mr. Wonderful himself, Action Bronson.
NEW SUBMISSIONS FORMATWith the outpouring of HeatSeekers emails sent to HNHH in recent weeks, we wanted to cover more ground to make sure more music gets heard.We’re going to make it easier to apply to HeatSeekers and also give the HNHH community a chance to vote on who they want to see featured.Step 1.
While Jay Z may not have brought back Versace shades, Jigga has certainly maintained his consistent love for all-black footwear. From arriving at the 1999 VMAs in coprportate gangster attire to rocking 5 figure suits from Tom Ford, Jay's style has undoubtedly changed over the years. However whether he's head to toe in Rocawear or wearing the latest brand you can't pronounce, you can safely bet H
Mache is quickly becoming arguably the most recognizable sneaker customizer today. He has made special edition customs for some big names such as Lebron James, Dwayne Wade, and now Chris Brown. Mache hooked up with Chris Brown to transform the Jordan 1 into something special for the music superstar.
This past weekend we saw the release of the "Cherry Blossom" or "Thermal Map" Foamposite.
Like the famous Jordan XI "Bred" model, the Lebron XI dons the Black-Red colorway. While the colorway is officially "Bright Crimson" its hard to not compare this model to Jordan's most iconic "Playoff" colorway.
Created by theshoesurgeon, these baby-sized Nike Air Yeezy 2s will be perfect for Kanye West's child. Created from scratch, this custom made size 10c toddler shoe is an near perfect replica of what Kanye's signature sneaker would look like in crib sizes. From the gold lace tips to the glow in the dark skull, every detail has been recreated in spectacular fashion.
New Feature: Hip Hop Lyrics
Eminem dropped a bomb on the rap world yesterday with his new hit "Rap God." Whether you agree with him or not on that front, one things for certain; Em won't come to mind when we start thinking about "Sneaker Gods." You got to give credit where credit is due though, and the man has his own custom Jordan 2's and 4's. We're not ready to declare him a "Sneaker God", by any stretch of the imaginati
Take a look at what we found, we take a close look at celebrity rapper's feet this week and it's safe to say that they were rocking some heat. This week has been an interesting week for celebrity rappers and their kicks. We saw a lot of variety and even some kicks that we thought we would never see come out of the closet.
Big Sean has always had an eye for fashion. The Detroit Superstar from the begging of his career has been rocking Jordans, Blazers, and Dunks to now with his heavy rotation of Adidas.Being Signed to Adidas Sean has had two of his very own models released to the public.
Ice-T has been very successful in his life with both his rap career and his acting career but now it is time for him to enter into the sneaker market. Vans hooked up with the hip-hop icon to put together a pack that includes a white and black Sk8-Hi OG and an all black everything Chukka Decon.
Macklemore has blown up since his hit single, Thrift Shop, and is continuing to not only put out good music but stellar videos to complement the songs. The newest visual features TDE artist Schoolboy Q and is from the song White Walls that was released on his album, The Heist.
With Summer Jam 20 around the corner, HotNewHipHop.com is heating up the summer as this year's presenting sponsor for the SJXX Festival Village. The HNHH team will be present and on-site, bringing you a live stream of the entire event.
This week we've upped the ante - more girls, and more kicks.
One of if not the best shooter as of right now in the NBA Steph Curry has officially dumped Nike for a contract with Under Armour. The press release below provides the details of the situation.BALTIMORE, Oct. 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Under Armour (NYSE:UA) today announced the addition of dynamic NBA point guard Stephen Curry to their roster of world-class athletes.
Kanye West has always had an eye for fashion, it's like he said before he had it he closed his eyes and imagined. Aside from being a rapper Kanye has an undeniable talent for creating shoes. From his colabs with Nike, Louis Vuitton, Reebok, Bape, and Giuseppe, Kanye has always had his creative mind in the shoe game.
You might have seen our article recapping Kendrick Lamar's choice to stay true to his verse on Big Sean's Control verse. And I ain't rockin no more designer shitWhite T's and Nike Cortez, this is red Corvettes anonymousHowever, before vowing to keep it as un-hypebeast as possible, Kendrick broke out some classic kicks that are staples of most sneakerheads collections, and will definitely miss is
R. Kelly performed at the 10th anniversary for Rehab Las Vegas donning the typical ridiculous attire we've seen from artists anywhere near a red carper.
*OUT NOW*The HNHH Staff wanted to find a way to show some love to the Top Submissions that we've received and also give a hand to artists that deserve it. We developed an ongoing spotlight we’re calling HNHH Heatseekers.Check out the very first edition, with 5 featured, unsigned/independent rappers.The buzz has been great and artists have blown up our submissions inbox.
One of the most recognizable sneakers in the past few years is the Nike Air Yeezy 2 and it has popped back into the news with the "Red October" colorway and now this sample pair.Cyhi the Prynce showed off a pair of Yeezy 2s on his Instagram account today that featured black leather instead of the mesh material on the upper that was used on the retail released pair.
40 years ago, Timberland created the iconic 6 inch boot. Popularized not only by the working man, but by the artists that made the boot true streetwear, its hard to meet anyone that hasn't at one time owned a pair of Timberlands. Released in individually numbered pairs, each boot comes complete with a wooden box, lookbook, and the premium quality expected from the Timberland brand.
Welcome to another edition of our weekly chicks in kicks! We've got another all star line up for you this week, with many of the girls going way back into their retro collections to bring to you some of the hottest kicks to ever release. Certainly easy on the eyes, click through to get started, and let us know which girl and kick combo was your favorite by using the "Cop or Not" feature!