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  • Cover of Rich Homie Quan Says His Joint Project With Young Thug Is The "Best Collabo Since OutKast"
    Young Thug revealed that he and Rich Homie Quan would be releasing a joint mixtape in the near future, and while promises of collaborative projects rarely see any results these days, this one may just come to fruition.
  • Cover of 50 Cent Describes "Animal Ambition" & Talks On Tony Yayo's G-Unit Comments
    50 Cent revealed the cover art for his upcoming album Animal Ambition last night, along with a 'release calendar' for when you can expect new music off the project to drop. The first tracks coming up are "Hold On" and "Don't Worry 'Bout It" with Yo Gotti, both due out on March 18th.
  • Cover of Kendrick Lamar, Alicia Keys & Pharrell Contribute To "The Amazing Spider-Man 2" Soundtrack
    Kendrick Lamar just contributed a song to the Divergent soundtrack, and it looks like he's not done making music for films just yet. The upcoming superhero flick, "The Amazing Spider-Man 2", will feature a new song from Alicia Keys and Kendrick Lamar titled "It's On Again".
  • Cover of Stream Young Money's "Rise Of An Empire" Album
    The sales projections for the new Young Money compilation Young Money: Rise Of An Empire came in yesterday, and unsurprisingly, they were quite low. Only 30k-40k copies are expected to be moved within the first week of the album's release, which is about 100k copies less than the first YM album.
  • Cover of Young Money Compilation "Rise Of An Empire" Sales Projections
    Young Money's new album, Young Money: Rise Of An Empire officially dropped today, without very much buzz or noise. Perhaps the somewhat flat tracklist, with a lack of big names attached to it, is to blame for this. Nonetheless, the album is on shelves and thus we have some sales projections for you to take in.
  • Cover of Courtney Noelle Talks "Love On The Run" & Her Taylor Gang Family
    If you weren't already made aware by our homepage takeover, Courtney Noelle, the only female (singer) signed to Taylor Gang, dropped her first big project on the label today, Love On The Run.
  • Cover of Jay Z & Kanye West To Headline Samsung's SXSW Concert Series
    We just reported on the G.O.O.D. Music showcase to take place on March 12th at SXSW this year, and although Kanye West was not one the artists listed to perform at their showcase, he will be taking the stage at the Samsung concert, alongside Samsung's past collaborator, Jay Z.
  • Cover of Gucci Mane Announces Two New Projects Dropping Same Day
    Gucci Mane is usually a prolific rapper, but lately he's quieted down, although that's not to stay he's been stagnant, he's still dropped a leak or two and visuals. We heard GuWop on "Trap Numbers" just the other week.
  • Cover of Underrated Audio: March 1- March 7
    Underrated Audio aims to provide you with some dope looks from the last seven days, that flew under most peoples' radars. While they may have received front-page placement on HNHH, they didn't get as many views as they deserve, so we shine a little more light on them right here.
  • Cover of Meek Mill Announced The Title For His Second Album
    Meek Mill just made the announcement on Instagram to Revolt, revealing that his upcoming album will be called Dreams Worth More Than Money. The title ties in nicely with his first album which was entitled, Dreams And Nightmares. 
  • Cover of Young Thug Is Not A Free Agent, Still Signed To Brick Squad And Atlantic
    There have been many rumors as to where Young Thug is going to sign, some instigated by the rapper himself. However, apparently Young Thug has no one to sign to, as of yet, as he's still reportedly signed to Atlantic and 1017 Brick Squad. 
  • Cover of Murs Announces Upcoming Album, "Mursday"
    It seemed like an odd (or, erm, strange) choice to add Murs to the Strange Music roster. Don't get us wrong, Murs is an absolute veteran in the rap game and Tech N9ne's label has really shaped up into something impressive, but the two artists always seemed so different in their style
  • Cover of New Orleans Hip-Hop: From Under Water To Underground
    In 2005, the largest residential disaster in U.S. history hit the South and destroyed the city of New Orleans. 80 percent of the city was flooded, with flood waters ranging from one to ten feet in depth. The city was in ruins, leaving over a million people in the Gulf Coast region displaced.
  • Cover of Soundset 2014 Festival Line-Up To Include Atmosphere, Wiz Khalifa, Nas & More
    The festival news is pouring in these days, as we approach the spring/summer months. The seventh annual Soundset festival takes place in May, presented by Rhymesayers Entertainment and Rose Presents.
  • Cover of Mike Posner Announces "Unplugged" Tour Dates
    Mike Posner is about to kick off a unique "Unplugged" tour experience for fans, in seven cities only. The venture will find the singer performing his tracks in an acoustic setting, it'll allow for Mike to explain the stories behind records and have a Q&A session with the fans, and more.
  • Cover of Roc Nation & Kanye West's DONDA Announce Partnership
    This probably won't come as a surprise, given Jay Z and Kanye West's close ties, however Roc Nation and DONDA have made it official, announcing a new partnership this morning.
  • Cover of 50 Cent Unveils Trailer For New "Power" TV Series
    50 Cent has been involved in many business ventures, and is responsible for a lot of important music, so it's really saying something when he describes his new TV series as  “probably the biggest thing” he's ever worked on.
  • Cover of Underrated Audio: February 22-February 28
    Underrated Audio aims to provide you with some dope looks from the last seven days, that flew under most peoples' radars. While they may have received front-page placement on HNHH, they didn't get as many views as they deserve, so we shine a little more light on them right here. 
  • Cover of 140 Bars Or Less: Tweets Of The Week (February 22-28)
    Dissecting the foibles of the hip hop community as expressed in under 140 characters on Twitter. Not just used as a device to flood people's timelines with your new track, album, video, or clothing line, sometimes rappers truly channel the unfiltered interaction with fans.
  • Cover of Fredo Santana Announces Joint Album With Chief Keef
    Fredo Santana dropped his iTunes project Trappin Ain't Dead (which featured the stand-out Kendrick Lamar-featured "Jealous") back in October, which he followed up in December with his mixtape It's A Scary Site 2. Santana already has his sights set on a new release, which he revealed via Twitter would be a joi
  • Cover of 10 Chicago Players From The Underground
    In December we cooked up 10 Detroit Players From The Underground. The feature was meant to give you a close look at rappers hailing from the D, who may not be on your radar/the mainstream radar.
  • Cover of Young Thug Signs To Cash Money [Update: Birdman's Rep Denies Signing]
    Speculation has been arising lately, but when Young Thug was earlier seen exiting a Maybach that Cash Money Exec., Birdman was chilling in, he was snagged for an (unplanned) interview with Mass Appeal who asked him whether he was signed to Cash Money or not. Young Thug replied, "Yeah. I signed."
  • Cover of Young Thug Arrested In Atlanta
    Young Thug was reportedly arrested in Atlanta yesterday. Sources close to Complex say that the arrest "started as a traffic violation", but other charges may have arisen. Upon further investigation, Thug (real name Jeffrey Williams) was found in the database for Fulton County Jail.
  • Cover of Nipsey Hussle Creates Custom "Crenshaw" Uniforms For Fatburger
    Nipsey Hussle's Crenshaw movement was definitely a successful one, he sold plenty of copies of his $100 album, which was also available for free download, and continued the movement with a "Crenshaw" tour.
  • Cover of Kid Cudi To Release "Satellite Flight" Album Tonight On iTunes [Update: Album Released]
     It appears that Kid Cudi is ready for liftoff. The singer-rapper just announced on Twitter that his new album, Satellite Flight: The Journey To Mother Moon, will be released tonight/Tuesday morning at 12:01 a.m. EST on iTunes. 
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