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  • Cover of Kanye West Set To Receive "Visionary Award" At The BET Honors 2015
    On February 23rd, BET will be airing their annual BET Honors award ceremony, and they've just announced that Kanye West will be receiving the coveted "Visionary Award." Usher, Phylicia Rashad, John W. Thompson, and Dr. Johnnetta B.
  • Cover of Pharrell Gets His Own Star On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame
    Producer, singer, rapper, songwriter, film-scorer -- these are just some of the many hats that Pharrell Williams wears (along with the atrocious actual hat he's been favoring lately).
  • Cover of 2014 Soul Train Awards Recap & Performances
    The 2014 Soul Train Awards have come to an end. Viewers who had an opportunity to catch the R&B award show were treated to some great performances from the contemporary genre's best and brightest. Featured below is a complete list of the winners and nominees.
  • Cover of Jodeci Debuts New Single With B.o.B At 2014 Soul Train Awards
    BET's Soul Train Awards are back and better than ever this year. While the night has featured some predictably stellar performances from some of the best in contemporary R&B, including Chris Brown, Tinashe, Tamar Braxton, and Missy Elliott, the highlight at this point has to be return of Jodeci.
  • Cover of Watch Nicki Minaj, Lil Wayne, Iggy Azalea & More Perform At The 2014 AMAs
    The AMAs had a pretty stacked cast of performers this year, with a pretty wide range of pop, R&B, and rap performances. Lil Wayne debuted a brand new song from the Carter V, which featured the newly Cash Money-signed singer (and Weezy's rumored girlfriend for a time) Christina Millian.
  • Cover of 2014 American Music Awards Recap
    After a long night of performances, single debuts, and a fair amount controversy, the 2014 American Music Awards is finally over. We'll be making some show footage available once ABC gets their official videos uploaded. In the meantime, check out a full list of the winners and nominees from tonight's event.
  • Cover of Lil Wayne Debuts "Start A Fire" At American Music Awards
  • Cover of Iggy Azalea Wins "Best Hip Hop Album" At The American Music Awards
    In the ongoing debate about whether or not Iggy Azalea is "hip hop," the judges at the American Music Awards have cast their vote as an overwhelming "yes." Beating out Eminem's The Marshall Mathers LP 2, as well as Drake's Nothing Was The Same, Iggy's The New Classic took home the ceremony
  • Cover of Nicki Minaj & Lil Wayne To Perform At The 2014 American Music Awards
    To promote her upcoming album The Pinkprint, Nicki Minaj is taking the stage at Sunday night’s American Music Awards and performing her newly released single “Bed Of Lies” featuring Skylar Gray.
  • Cover of City Of Chicago Names Chance The Rapper "Outstanding Youth of the Year"
    Although Chance included the title in his rap name, and asked you to "please say" it in one of his best-loved tracks, "The Rapper" hasn't been the only occupation that the 21 year old MC has taken on since rising to fame with acclaimed mixtapes.
  • Cover of Photos From The Soul Train Awards 2014
    Last night, the taping of the Soul Train Awards 2014 went down in Las Vegas, and in attendance were many of hip-hop and R&B's finest stars. Ahead of the ceremony itself, which airs on BET on Sunday, November 30th at 8 PM, take a look at some pictures from last night in the gallery above.
  • Cover of 2014 BET Hip-Hop Awards Performances
    A few weeks ago some of the biggest names in Hip Hop took made their way down to Atlanta, Georgia for the 2014 BET Hip Hop Awards. Tonight, we get to see what all went down that night.
  • Cover of 2014 BET Hip-Hop Awards Cyphers
    Well here ya go! The most anticipated part of every BET Hip Hop Awards is the cyphers, and thanks to the leaky internets, we can now watch all of tonight’s cyphers right here on HNHH.
  • Cover of BET Announces Winners Of Their 2014 Hip-Hop Awards
    For some reason, BET decided to unveil the winners of 2014's Hip-Hop Awards before the show airs later tonight. DJ Mustard came away with a whopping three of the 18 awards, with Kendrick Lamar, Drake and YG/Jeezy/Rich Homie Quan all snagging two each.
  • Cover of Chris Brown, Beyoncé & Pharrell Among Nominees For 2014 Soul Train Awards
    With the nominations coming in for the American Music Awards earlier today, it seems like the award season that kicks off with the BET Hip-Hop Awards tomorrow night and ends with The Grammys has begun. The nominations for the Soul Train Awards followed shortly, and you can view a complete list below.
  • Cover of Let The Beat Drop: Hottest BET Hip-Hop Awards Cyphers
    The beauty of a cypher is that it gathers artists from different walks of life and allows them to share their fortes. In a hip-hop cypher, competitors and spectators alike gather to hear some of the hardest bars around.
  • Cover of Drake, Eminem, Beyonce Among Nominees For American Music Awards 2014
    The American Music Awards generally isn't a heavily rap-oriented awards show, however, the big wigs in hip hop generally do get a nod, and this year is no exception.
  • Cover of Nicki Minaj To Host MTV Europe Music Awards
    After teasing fans all day with the prospect of an announcement dropping at midnight, Nicki Minaj finally took to Instagram to share the big news.
  • Cover of 2014 BET Hip-Hop Awards Green Carpet: Interviews With Ty Dolla $ign, Rich Homie Quan, Lil Boosie & More
    The 2014 BET Hip-Hop Awards went down in Atlanta this past weekend, although viewers don't actually get to see the event until it airs on BET on October 14th. Nonetheless, we have some green carpet exclusive coverage from the past weekend that you can check out prior to the awards show airing.
  • Cover of Jay Electronica, YG, DJ Mustard, Young Thug & More To Perform At BET Hip-Hop Awards [Update: Cypher Artists Revealed]
    Earlier in the month we received the full list of nominations for this year's BET Hip-Hop Awards, which will be airing on TV on October 14th at 8 PM. Today Billboard has announced some of the performers we can expect to see at this year's event.
  • Cover of BET Hip-Hop Awards 2014 Nominations Revealed
    The BET Hip-Hop Awards are on the way, and today the full list of nominations have been unveiled. The event goes down on October 14th at the Atlanta Civic Center in the ATL, and will premiere at 8 PM. Snoop Dogg is set to return as the event's host.
  • Cover of Highlights From The MTV Video Music Awards: Full List Of Winners, Performances & More
    MTV is kind enough to release all of the highlights to their ever-popular award show for free streaming via their official player. Check out all of the night's big moments below.
  • Cover of Beyoncé Will Perform At The 2014 VMAs And Receive The Video Vanguard Award
    With a bevy of Grammys, platinum records and number one singles already under her belt, Beyoncé often seems like she's conquered all their is to conquer in the music world.
  • Cover of Snoop Dogg & Murda Mook To Bring Battle Rap To BET Hip-Hop Awards
    Snoop Dogg took to Instagram yesterday to announce big plans he has been cooking up with Total Slaughter winner Murda Mook. In a short clip, Snoop says, "Me and my nigga Murda Mook fitting to come at you with something real big for the Hip-Hop battle scene. Be on the lookout." 
  • Cover of L.A. Bloods Respond To Chris Brown's Use Of Their Gang Signs
    Chris Brown may not be an official member of the Bloods, but he's gotten the OK to throw up an L.A. set's gang signs.
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