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  • Cover of First Week Sales Projections For T.I.'s "Paperwork" & Logic's "Under Pressure" Are Here
    The time has arrived for us to analyze and gauge who will outsell who, the newcomer Logic with his debut album Under Pressure or the veteran in the game with his ninth studio album, T.I.?
  • Cover of Review: T.I.'s "Paperwork"
    Following the release of T.I.’s last two somewhat lackluster albums, 2010's No Mercy and 2012's Trouble Man, combined with the rise of new age rap stars like Drake, Kendrick Lamar, J.
  • Cover of T.I. On Snoop Dogg's Apology To Iggy Azalea: “I Didn’t Make Snoop Do Anything”
    T.I. is becoming known as much for diffusing tense situations as he is for his musical output. Tip has done everything from talk down a jumper, to making peace between Rick Ross and Jeezy over the last couple of years, but his most recent crusade was on behalf of his friend and frequent collaborator, Iggy Azalea.
  • Cover of Stream Flatbush Zombies & The Underachievers' "Clockwork Indigo" EP
    Last month, Brooklyn's psychedelic rap factions Flatbush Zombies and The Underachievers came together to release "The Butterfly Effect", the first track from their collaborative project, Clockwork Indigo.
  • Cover of Artwork & Tracklist Revealed For Bobby Shmurda's Upcoming EP "Shmurda She Wrote"
    Bobby Shmurda became an over night sensation this past Summer when his anthem ”Hot Nigga” swept the streets of every neighborhood across the states.
  • Cover of Stream T.I.'s "Paperwork"
    T.I.'s hotly-anticipated new album Paperwork arrives a week from tomorrow on October 21st, and today iTunes Radio is letting you stream the whole thing ahead of time. Head over here to launch the player. the tracklist is below.
  • Cover of Iggy Azalea Reissue To Be Titled "Reclassified", Artwork Revealed
    Despite "Fancy" spending multiple weeks at number one, Iggy Azalea's album, The New Classic has yet to go gold (to be fair, no rap album this year has achieved this). The single was a late surprise hit, connecting after a few singles failed before it.
  • Cover of Top 10 Chicago Drill Songs
    King Louie speaks the truth: “They say you can make it anywhere, if you make it in Chicago.” The city notoriously known as Chiraq has been long overshadowed by gang violence, and those fortunate enough to make it out the trap are considered heroes.
  • Cover of Review: SBTRKT "Wonder Where We Land"
    SBTRKT took the world by storm with his first LP.
  • Cover of Chief Keef Reveals Artwork And Release Date For "Back From The Dead 2" Mixtape
    While he released a couple of mixtapes last year, Chief Keef has yet to deliver a truly complete-sounding project since his 2012 debut, Finally Rich. He has, however been dropping sporadic singles that range from decent to pretty great.
  • Cover of Dreamville Rapper Cozz Reveals Artwork & Tracklist For Debut Mixtape "Cozz & Effect"
    Last week, Cozz ended the week with the release of a new record "Wait's Over," declaring that his debut mixtape on the Dreamville imprint would be arriving shortly.
  • Cover of Stream SBTRKT's New Album, "Wonder Where We Land"
    London DJ SBTRKT has carved out a unique niche for himself in the electronic/R&B world, frequently collaborating with Drake cohort Sampha on his 2011 debut and becoming a festival mainstay thanks to his thrilling live show.
  • Cover of Jason Derulo And Jordin Sparks Reportedly Break Up
    The past few months have not been kind to high profile couples in the hip-hop/R&B worlds, as Tyga and Blac Chyna, Ciara and Future and most recently, Wiz Khalifa and Amber Rose have all called it quits at some point (Ciara and Future got back together though).
  • Cover of Diddy's Revolt TV Is Having Trouble Bringing Up Viewership
    We've seen Diddy's Revolt TV brand all over the net since its inception last year, but it looks like the TV network itself is having trouble increasing its viewership.
  • Cover of T.I. Reveals Tracklist For "Paperwork: The Motion Picture"
    After unveiling the artwork for his upcoming album Paperwork: The Motion Picture at the end of last month, T.I. returns today with the official tracklist and deluxe edition cover art.
  • Cover of Snippets Of Three Tracks From Lil Durk's "Remember My Name" Surface Online
    Back in May, we learned of Remember My Name, the debut album that Lil Durk announced via his Twitter.
  • Cover of Jeremih Teases New Single Featuring J. Cole "Planes"
    Jeremih is on a roll. After "Don't Tell 'Em" hit gold, the r'n'b singer dropped off an official remix of the record enlisting Ty Dolla $ign and French Montana for additional verses. Now he's teasing the artwork for the next single we can expect off of his upcoming album Late Nights: The Album.
  • Cover of Dr. Dre's "Detox" May Not Actually Be Titled "Detox"
    Well, it looks like Detox isn't coming after all -- at least not with the title.
  • Cover of Flatbush Zombies And The Underachievers Announce "Electric Koolaide Experience" Tour
    After sharing their first track under the "Clockwork Indigo" moniker earlier today, Flatbush Zombies and The Underachievers have announced a fall tour called the "Electric Koolaide Experience." All the dates are below, and you can cop tickets here.
  • Cover of Kendrick Lamar's Single Artwork For "I" Revealed
    As reports indicated, Kendrick Lamar is poised to drop a new single in the coming week. Originally the title was thought to be "I Love Myself," but then it was later confirmed to be simply "I." This is confirmed once more with the official single artwork, via the man himself.
  • 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 Underrated Audio: September 6 - September 12
    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 Tyga Unveils Artwork For Kanye West-Produced Single "40 Mill"
    Back in January we saw a photo surface online of Tyga and Kanye West working together in the studio on what appeared to be new music. Well with Tyga’s new album, The Gold Album: 18th Dynasty, right around the corner, it appears Tyga is about ready to let the world hear what the two cooked up.
  • Cover of Nicki Minaj Denied From Speaking At Her Former High School
    Nicki Minaj took to Twitter yesterday to let her followers know that her former high school, the famed LaGuardia High School in New York's Upper Westside, turned down Nicki's proposal to speak to the students. Nicki took to Twitter to express her disappointment in the school.
  • Cover of Artwork Revealed For Chief Keef & Kanye West's Upcoming Collab "Nobody"
    After a few setbacks, Chief Keef is finally getting ready to release his long overdue project Bang 3.
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