French Montana's "MC4" (Review)
French Montana's "MC4" (Review) Nov 15, 2016 at 05:30pm
As of last week, it's been three years since French Montana first announced Mac & Cheese 4. Initially planned as a mixtape, then as a proper follow-up to his disheartening debut album Excuse My French, the project eventually plopped into our laps after years of delays as... a mixtape. This was supposed to be huge.
French Montana Is Releasing "MC4" Tonight
French Montana Is Releasing "MC4" Tonight Nov 5, 2016 at 07:13pm
Earlier this afternoon, French Montana released the video to "Have Mercy," a track featuring Jadakiss, Beanie Sigel, and Styles P that surfaced in August and was originally slated for MC4, the album that French had scrapped last month after its release was delayed due to sa
The Best Hip Hop Songs (On Spotify) Of September 2016
The Best Hip Hop Songs (On Spotify) Of September 2016 Oct 3, 2016 at 02:42pm
Earlier this year, HNHH launched a Spotify playlist called FIRE EMOJI: The Hottest Hip Hop Songs Right Now.  The playlist is updated on a daily basis. It lives on Spotify and thus is inherently imperfect, because not all super-hot hip hop songs have been added to Spotify. Still, the playlist is generally representative of the best new releases in hip hop and R&B.
Stream Chinx's Posthumous Album "Legends Never Die"
Stream Chinx's Posthumous Album "Legends Never Die" Sep 16, 2016 at 12:54am
While the investigation into his senseless murder continues, Chinx’s music forever lives on. At the stroke of midnight, the late Queens rapper’s second posthumous album, Legends Never Die, was just made available for purchase on iTunes.
French Montana's "MC4" Tracklist Features Kanye West, A$AP Rocky, Nas & More
French Montana's "MC4" Tracklist Features Kanye West, A$AP Rocky, Nas & More Aug 4, 2016 at 11:17am
French Montana finally has a concrete release date for his album MC4, which is also (finally) getting some buzz thanks to his single with Drake, "No Shopping," although the single caught more attention for Drake lyrics possibly dissing Joe Budden than it did for French.
French Montana Says He's Not In Contact With Chinx's Mother
French Montana Says He's Not In Contact With Chinx's Mother Jun 7, 2016 at 04:55pm
We recently passed the one-year anniversary of Chinx's untimely death. Veronica Clinton, Chinx's mother, used the anniversary as an opportunity to speak out against those close to Chinx, whom she feels disrespected by-- calling out French Montana, Chinx's label head, in particular, as well as Diddy.
Chinx's Mother Says French Montana Needs To Give Her Answers About Son's Murder
Chinx's Mother Says French Montana Needs To Give Her Answers About Son's Murder May 20, 2016 at 12:53pm
This past Tuesday (May 17) marked the one-year anniversary of death of Lionel Pickens, better known as Queens rapper Chinx, who was signed to French Montana's Coke Boy Records. Many used the occasion to celebrate his legacy, but Chinx's mother, Veronica Clinton, is still demanding answers as to what happened to her son and why no one has been held accountable. She also feels "disrespected" by two of Chinx's most prominent associates in the hip-hop world, Diddy and French Montana. 
NYPD Believes Chinx Was Targeted In Fatal Shooting
NYPD Believes Chinx Was Targeted In Fatal Shooting Apr 14, 2016 at 10:47am
Chinx was gunned down in Queens the early hours of May 17, 2015 as he left a hookah lounge in his Porsche. NYPD detectives are now saying that they believe the murder was carried out by someone jealous of his success.
Behind The Beat: Harry Fraud
Behind The Beat: Harry Fraud Apr 7, 2016 at 01:52pm
Harry Fraud has stayed in the same part of Brooklyn his entire life. “I ran around Gowanus when it was word of mouth the mob was dumpin’ bodies here,” he says with a hint of sarcasm. Fraud’s studio is situated in a relatively industrial patch of a neighborhood that has seen a real estate boom in recent years.
Review: French Montana's "Wave Gods"
Review: French Montana's "Wave Gods" Feb 24, 2016 at 08:19pm
More so than any rapping ability, swagginess, or A&R masterminding, the ability to collaborate with a wide range of artists and dabble in various sounds without once straying from his distinct vocal style has been French Montana's greatest strength. He manages to bring others into his orbit without ever making the resulting music sound like a reach, whether it's Raekwon or Gucci Mane with the assist.
Chris Brown Painted A Portrait Of Chinx For French Montana's Birthday
Chris Brown Painted A Portrait Of Chinx For French Montana's Birthday Nov 11, 2015 at 12:54pm
French Montana's 31st birthday went down earlier this week, and while the Coke Boy has a lot to celebrate, the death of his friend and collaborator Chinx this spring still feels pretty fresh. Chris Brown came through with a fitting gift for the occassion, painting a portrait (along with artist Dee Cosey) of French Montana and Chinx -- the latter with angel wings and a halo. 
69% Of Murdered Rappers' Cases Remain Unsolved
69% Of Murdered Rappers' Cases Remain Unsolved Oct 15, 2015 at 05:52pm
It is common knowledge that the culprits of Tupac and Biggie were never apprehended. But that is no anomaly -- as it turns out, it is extremely common for rap homicides to go unsolved.
Stream Chinx's "Welcome To JFK"
Stream Chinx's "Welcome To JFK" Aug 10, 2015 at 05:35pm
Almost a year and a half ago, Chinx (who had just shed the "Drugz" part of his name) announced his debut album. He gave it the name Welcome To JFK, inspired by his proximity to Queens' John F. Kennedy airport while growing up and living in Far Rockaway.
Album Cover & Tracklist Revealed For Chinx’s “Welcome To JFK”
Album Cover & Tracklist Revealed For Chinx’s “Welcome To JFK” Jul 16, 2015 at 09:21pm
Chinx’s debut album Welcome To JFK, which he had been working on long before he was shot & murdered senselessly in his hometown of Queens, NY back in May, is finally ready to be heard. Due out August 14, the posthumous album has been made available for pre-order on iTunes today, ultimately revealing the album cover and tracklist as well.
Manolo Rose Says He Has Songs With Harry Fraud & Hit-Boy In Store
Manolo Rose Says He Has Songs With Harry Fraud & Hit-Boy In Store Jun 11, 2015 at 11:18am
Fresh off the release of his debut mixtape Concrete Rose, Manolo Rose stopped by the office to speak on the project and what else he has in store this year. At this point, it's become pretty common knowledge that the rapper is the creator of Troy Ave's hit "All About The Money," however he's slowly transitioned into a star of his own with hits like "Run Ricky Run," and most recently "Super Flexin." 
Stream Manolo Rose's New Project "Concrete Rose"
Stream Manolo Rose's New Project "Concrete Rose" Jun 4, 2015 at 06:35pm
Starting off with "All About The Money" last year (after we learned that the track wasn't originally Troy Ave's), Brooklyn's Manolo Rose has been building his buzz with tracks such as "Run Ricky Run" and "Gun Fu," and now he's ready to release a full-length project. Concrete Rose is 14 tracks in length, and although it's called a "mixtape," it's currently not available for free. 
Release Date Set For Chinx's Posthumous Album "Welcome To JFK"
Release Date Set For Chinx's Posthumous Album "Welcome To JFK" Jun 2, 2015 at 01:38pm
This morning, we got the first original Chinx track since he was murdered in Queens last month, the MeetSims-assisted "On Your Body," and now, we've got the release date for the posthumous album it'll appear on. Long in-the-works before Chinx's tragic passing, his debut album Welcome To JFK will arrive on August 14th, with "On Your Body" acting as the first single. 
Five Arrested At French Montana Video Shoot
Five Arrested At French Montana Video Shoot May 31, 2015 at 02:39pm
Five people were arrested during a French Montana video shoot yesterday (May 30) in Brooklyn. According to New York Daily News, undercover cops entered the shoot, behind a Fulton St. supermarket, at 6:15pm and arrested three men and two women on guns and drugs charges.  Four pistols were found on set, as well as cocaine, marijuana, and molly. A picture of the contraband can be seen in the above gallery. 
Juelz Santana & Jadakiss Suggest Benefit Concert For Chinx's Family
Juelz Santana & Jadakiss Suggest Benefit Concert For Chinx's Family May 26, 2015 at 12:48pm
Chinx's funeral takes place today in Queens, and while donations toward his family will be accepted at the service, a few fellow New York rappers are hoping to organize an event that can raise some more money for the cause. Juelz Santana, who's been active in the city's rap scene since Chinx first set foot in the game, suggested on Instagram that the local artist come together to throw a show, sending all proceeds toward the grieving family.