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  • Cover of Nicki Minaj Covers Complex, Talks "The Pinkprint"
    After unveiling their creative Wale and Jerry Seinfeld magazine cover yesterday and it's accompanying interview, Complex follows up today with another big star on the cover, Nicki Minaj. This is Nicki Minaj's second cover in recent times, she was also on Billboard recently.
  • Cover of Nicki Minaj Covers Billboard Magazine, Says "The Pinkprint" Will Be "Important To Hip-Hop"
    Nicki Minaj has been racking in the magazine covers as of late. Shortly after the December issue of V magazine was revealed, with the Queen of the Barbz on the front, we receive another December issue featuring Minaj from Billboard magazine.
  • Cover of Nicki Minaj's "The Pinkprint" Pushed To December [Update: Album Cover Revealed]
    Weezy’s Carter V may not be the only YMCMB album that’s getting pushed back. According to a press release via Billboard, Nicki Minaj’s album, The Pinkprint, is now looking at another set back.
  • Cover of Tink Reportedly Signs With Timbaland's Mosley Music Group
    We've known for months that Timbaland's been working closely with Chicago MC Tink, as they were seen together in the studio earlier this year, and then more recently, he shared a preview of  song he's working on with her and Andre 3000.
  • Cover of On The Come Up: GoldLink
    HotNewHipHop's On The Come Up series profiles rising stars in the rap game that show strong promise and the will to succeed. Most of the time, they're new to the site but deserve some shine.
  • Cover of Safaree "SB" Samuels Gets His Nicki Minaj Tattoos Covered Up
    While it's never been confirmed by either party, anyone who has been following the career of Nicki Minaj assumes that her and Safaree "SB" Samuels are an item. One of the many clues that the two are committed is the fact that SB has three very prominent tattoos of Nicki on his body -- at least he did.
  • Cover of Underrated Audio: October 11- October 17
    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 BTS Photos: Kid Ink, Usher & Tinashe's "Body Language" Video
    Just over a month ago, Kid Ink dropped off the Usher and Tinashe-assisted "Body Language," the first single from his upcoming follow-up to My Own Lane, and now it looks as though a video's on its way.
  • Cover of Underrated Audio: September 27- October 3
    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 Nicki Minaj Shoots For Men's Fashion Mag L'Uomo Vogue
    Nicki Minaj is having one of the biggest years of her career, and she hasn't even dropped her album yet. Upon release of the video, ass anthem "Anaconda" became Nicki's highest charting song to date, on top of setting a VEVO record for most views within 24 hours.
  • Cover of Ticket Giveaway: Downtown Fest With Iamsu! & Tink In NYC
    Downtown Festival is about to takeover New York City, with the impending festival kicking off on October 2nd and running until October 4th. While the NYC edition of Downtown Fest is not entirely dedicated to hip-hop, they've recruited two buzzing hip-hop artists this year for two different shows.
  • Cover of Mike Shinoda Talks Possible Fort Minor Follow-Up, First Hearing Eminem
    If you slept on Mike Shinoda's Fort Minor side-project, you missed out on one of the dopest hip-hop albums of the 2000s. If you didn't, then you know why the possibility of a The Rising Tied follow-up is as exciting as it is.
  • Cover of Nicki Minaj Reveals "The Pinkprint" Release Date [Update: New Release Date Revealed]
    The release of Nicki Minaj's new album has been up in the air for a while. At one point it was even rumored that it was coming prior to Lil Wayne's Carter V, but after "Pills N Potions" was greeted with a lukewarm reception in sales, it seemed a release date was just out of reach for the Young Money rapper.
  • Cover of Kid Ink Announces New Single "Body Language"
    Although Kid Ink just released a tape with his BatGang crew last week, he's already prepared to start promoting his upcoming sophomore album with its first single. "Body Language," the Cashmere Cat and Stargate-produced leadoff single from Ink's yet-to-be-titled 2015 album, arrives on September 9th. 
  • Cover of Ty Dolla $ign Announces "In Too Deep" Tour
    Yesterday, Ty Dolla $ign put out his star-studded follow-up to the great Beach House EP, the $ign Language mixtape. Wasting no time, the L.A.
  • Cover of Kid Ink Sued After His Dog Attacks Pizza Delivery Man
    According to TMZ, Kid Ink's legal problems may have just taken a turn for the worse. According the gossip reports, Ink is now being sued by a pizza delivery man named Garnik Nazarian after the man was attacked by Ink's dog at the rapper's Granada Hills home.
  • Cover of BTS Photos Of Nicki Minaj's "Anaconda" Video Reveal Drake Cameo
    Ncki Minaj is clearly putting in a lot of work on this "Anaconda" video.
  • Cover of Ty Dolla $ign Says That Jeremih, Wiz Khalifa, YG And Yo Gotti Appear On His "Sign Language" Mixtape [Update: Release Date And Artwork Revealed]
    While on the road for Wiz Khalifa's "Under The Influence" tour, Ty Dolla $ign had the chance to catch up with HNHH and speak on the mixtape that will be his next release. Sign Language has been slightly delayed as of late, but Ty was eager to spill the beans on the reason behind that, as well as some more det
  • Cover of Kid Ink Reportedly Arrested In Las Vegas
    Las Vegas isn't exactly the most "peaceful" city in the States, especially in the early hours of the morning. Regardless, Kid Ink was reportedly arrested for disturbing said peace today.
  • Cover of Nicki Minaj Reveals Cause Of "Anaconda" Leak
    Nicki Minaj took some time to speak to Carson Daly about the status of her upcoming Pink Print album and why the project's latest single "Anaconda" sprung a leak a week prior to its intended release.
  • Cover of Nicki Minaj Previews "Anaconda" Video
    Nicki Minaj has taken to Instagram to preview her bootylicious new "Anaconda" video. Depicting Minaj and several models in a jungle setting, the Sir Mix-A-Lot-sampling single features the women decked in out in black bandeaus and high-waisted bottoms.
  • Cover of Nicki Minaj Reveals Sexy Single Art For "Anaconda" [Update: Unaltered Artwork Surfaces]
    Nicki Minaj dropped off some new single artwork for a song called "Anaconda" that is sure to make waves on the internet for the art alone. The YMCMB first lady bares her backside on the art, wearing nothing but a pink thong, a pink bra and blue kicks.
  • Cover of Ty Dolla $ign Reveals Upcoming Collaborations With T.I. And Brandy
    After releasing his phenomenal Beach House EP in January, Ty Dolla $ign has been enjoying a very successful 2014, thanks in part to charting singles "Paranoid" and "Or Nah." Back in February, he announced plans for a debut album, which he then said would feature YG and Kendrick Lamar, and now he's given us sl
  • Cover of Underrated Audio: May 24- May 30
    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 Nicki Minaj Talks Marrying Drake, Getting "Fondled" By Rihanna
    Nicki Minaj is set to have a huge year. She's already won back her rap audience with a string of furious-spitting tracks like "Lookin Ass" and "Boss Ass Bitch", and a few weeks back launched her Dr. Luke ballad "Pills N Potions", which has been taking over radio waves since.
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