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  • Cover of Get Your Music Video On HotNewHipHop With HeatSeekers Video Edition [Update: November 22]
    Want your music video promoted and featured on HNHH? Submit your original music video for the chance to be posted on HNHH's YouTube channel and in our video section.   This week's winner is Nissa Seych, with her video for "Dreams Brother." To view other past winners click HERE.
  • Cover of The 10 Most Outrageous DMX Videos On YouTube
    If you don't jump around when "Party Up" comes on, you're no friend of mine. At the real clubs, DMX's 90s singles still get spun on repeat. The fact remains he's one of the best selling rap artists of all time. His first three records, two in '98 and one in '99, went 4x, 3x, and 5x platinum respectively.
  • Cover of DeJ Loaf Lists Her 10 Favorite Songs From Detroit
    All too often, emcees get caught up listening to and taking influence from the majors instead of looking at the wealth of material growing right in their local music scene. DeJ Loaf is not that kind of emcee.
  • Cover of The Underachievers Talk "Cellar Door" & Enlightening Their Generation
    The Underachievers (Issa Gold and AK) are about halfway through their "Eyes Of The World" tour, which has them matched up with some equally forward-thinking emcees like Denzel Curry, Dillon Cooper, and Azizi Gibson.
  • Cover of King Los Says Split With Bad Boy Was "Amicable"
    King Los left many fans surprised when he announced that he would be parting ways with Bad Boy. Initially, it was unclear if he and Diddy were still on good terms. HNHH was able to catch up with the rapper following his listening party in New York, where he cleared up any rumors about the situation.
  • Cover of E-40 Talks Musical Roots & Storytelling In Rap
    E-40 is a vet in the game, and he's more prolific than ever. The Bay Area legend has released three albums this year alone, and 12 since 2010. Throughout his career, he's kept an emphasis on narrative.
  • Cover of Childish Gambino Reveals "Because The Internet" Script
    Childish Gambino's new album Because The Internet drops on Tuesday, December 10th, and the multitalented emcee unveiled the accompanying script via Twitter last night.  Here's an excerpt: INT. BOY'S ROOM - DAY
  • Cover of KSYN: HNHH Exclusive Hotties Photoshoot
    KSYN (pronounced Kay-Sin) is a dancer, model, and actress, born and raised in the Bronx. You may recognize her from videos such as Usher's "Lil Freak," and 50 Cent's "I Get Money". She's currently performing as a backup dancer on Beyonce's "Mrs Carter World Tour".
  • Cover of Paris Hilton Wants To Collaborate With Nicki Minaj, Reveals Features From New Album
    When it was announced that Paris Hilton had signed with Cash Money back in May, it took many by surprise. The socialite had already made a foray into music back in 2006, but it seemed she now was making her way into the realm of hip hop.
  • Cover of HNHH Does BET Green Carpet With Snoop Dogg, Nelly, Yo Gotti, Bone Thugs & More (Part 1)
    HNHH hit up the BET Hip Hop Awards this Sunday, and we got our very own Broady The Joker to tear up the Green Carpet for some interviews. We talked to Nelly about his new album, asked Snoop about getting into stand-up, as well as hanging out with Cash Out, Tiara Thomas, Yo Gotti, August Alsina, Lola Monroe and more!
  • Cover of DJ Holiday Talks "Miley" & Breaking Records In The Strip Club
    DJ Holiday is fresh off dropping the massive single "Miley" with Waka Flocka and Wiz Khalifa, but the seasoned DJ has plenty more up his sleeve. HNHH's newest addition, Kim Johansson had the chance to sit down with Holiday to talk about his recent single, as well as the Atlanta music scene in general.
  • Cover of Dizzy Wright Speaks On Staying Independent & His Favorite Strain Of Weed
    Dizzy Wright is getting ready to launch his "Fashion" video with Kid Ink and Honey Cocaine very soon, and HNHH got a chance to talk to him on the set of the exclusive visual. Dizzy spoke to Jen Deleon about his favorite kinds of Kush, plans for his debut album, and the benefits of staying independent.
  • Cover of Exclusive BTS: Dizzy Wright's "Fashion" Video With Kid Ink & Honey Cocaine
    Dizzy Wright is fresh off releasing his new mixtape, The Golden Age, and is now giving one of the highlights from the tape the visual treatment. HNHH is proud to work with Dizzy, Honey Cocaine, and Kid Ink on the video for "Fashion," which will premiere on the site in the near future.
  • Cover of Kelsey Adams: HNHH Hotties Exclusive Interview
    You may recognize Kelsey Adams from Maxim's Hometown Hotties. The Richmond, Virginia vixen sat down with HNHH for an exclusive interview, in which she shared her love of hip hop, as well as the things that turn her on, turn her off, and turn her "up".
  • Cover of Ask a Hottie: Hula Hoop Challenge with Kip Force
    Resident Hottie, Kip Force is bringing you our next installment of "Ask A Hottie", a video series where YOU get to make the decision on what our Hotties do on YouTube! We want to make learning fun, with our Hotties teaching you useful tips in the hottest way possible.
  • Cover of Envy: HNHH Exclusive Hotties Photoshoot
    You may remember Envy from Fabolous' official music video for "Lights Out," or from one of her numerous magazine shoots from publications like Spicy and Show. If you're not familiar with the smoking vixen, HNHH is happy to introduce you!
  • Cover of The Game Talks Favorite Cartoons & What His Kids Have Taught Him
    Game has a very good relationship with his children, and is often very vocal about it, including recently warning other parents of a nanny he felt mistreated his kids.
  • Cover of Dizzy Wright Announces "The Golden Age Tour" Sponsored By HotNewHipHop
    Dizzy Wright recently gave us some details on his upcoming The Golden Age mixtape, and has now revealed his tour dates to support the effort. HotNewHipHop is proud to both premiere Dizzy's new mixtape, and sponsor his upcoming tour, which is an ambitious 44-date trek through the U.S. 
  • Cover of Pusha T Talks Lyrical Inspiration & The "Golden Era"
    Pusha T has always paid tribute to the pioneers of the rap game in his music, besides reflecting the influence of the golden era in his style, he's also often flipped classic Rakim lines in his verses, and even went as far as to pay homage to Big Daddy Kane in the title of his latest mixtape.
  • Cover of HNHH Awards: Trinidad James, Jeremih, Yo Gotti, Problem & More Choose "Rapper Most Likely to Be..."
    HNHH attended the 2013 BET Awards this past weekend, and while there we decided to give out some of our own awards. 
  • Cover of Problem Speaks On "Chachi's Revenge" Video
    HNHH recently got together with Problem to film the visuals for his exclusive In The Booth track "Chachi's Revenge". We also got some footage of the rapper behind the scenes at the shoot, where he talked about the process behind the song and video.
  • Cover of Hottest Hip Hop Producers Right Now
    Producers are generally the ones responsible for hot sound and trends, but they are often outshone by the more visible artists in front of them. HNHH is taking the opportunity to shed light on some of the most innovative and and prolific beatmakers in the game right now.
  • Cover of Rosa Acosta: HNHH Hotties Exclusive Interview
    Rosa Acosta has had a huge presence in hip hop for some time. From appearing in music videos from Drake, Chris Brown, and Mario, to appearing in the pages of King and XXL magazine, she's a hard woman to miss.
  • Cover of Fabolous Talks Inspiration & "New School" Artists
    Fabolous is getting ready to drop Loso's Way 2, and just took part in a tour with Pusha T, who is also gearing up to drop a big summer album. HNHH caught up with Fab on his tour, and asked him about the rappers that inspired him as a lyricist, as well as the up-and-coming artists he's been following.
  • Cover of Tokyo : HNHH Hotties Exclusive Interview
    HNHH recently got the chance to chop it up with video vixen, dancer, and model Tokyo. Tokyo's stock in the rap game has been on the rise, ever since she appeared in Kendrick Lamar's music video for "Backseat Freestyle" as 'Sherane.' The labeling led some to believe that she was actually THE Sherane K.
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