Rose Lilah updates HNHH daily, while also managing the other writers on-staff and all HNHH contributors. She oversees site content in general, whether that be video, editorial or music. Not so unlike Kanye, she just wants one thing out of life: dopeness.
Favorite Hip Hop Artists: Atmosphere, Eminem, Sir Michael Rocks, Jay Z, The-Dream, Curren$y, Drake, Ab-Soul, Boldy James, Outkast, Kevin Gates
Features & News Writer
Hip Hop enthusiast and all-around music stan, Trevor contributes news, features, and lists to HNHH. His interest in rap music is rivaled only by his love for the internet, and he strives to write about the subject in exciting and humorous ways.
Favorite Hip Hop Artists: Kanye, Danny Brown, Drake, Clipse, Das Racist, Gunplay, Kevin Gates
Feature & News Writer
Ever since he borrowed a copy of "Speakerboxxx/The Love Below" from his local library, Patrick's love affair with hip-hop has been on an extended honeymoon phase. He now contributes features to HNHH, hoping to share his knowledge and passion with this site's broad audience.
Favorite Hip Hop Artists: André 3000, Danny Brown, Kanye, Weezy, Gucci Mane, Action Bronson, MF DOOM, Ghostface Killah
Favorite Producers: Lex Luger, Kanye (again), RZA, Young Chop, Madlib, J Dilla, Hudson Mohawke
Kevin Goddard is an editor for HNHH. He keeps you in the loop nightly by updating the site with your favorite songs, videos, mixtapes, and news stories, all while maintaining our social media game to be on point. His appreciation for art, and love for sports & fashion makes this Chicago writer very knowledgeable within the entire urban culture.
Favorite Hip Hop Artists: Drake, Kanye West, Lil Wayne, A$AP Rocky, Wiz Khalifa, Kid Cudi, Big Sean, Childish Gambino, Miguel, Lupe Fiasco, Common
Feature & News Contributor
Brooklyn via Toronto writer and music enthusiast. Angus writes reviews, features, and lists for HNHH. While hip-hop is his muse, Angus also puts in work at an experimental dance label. In the evenings, he winds down to dub techno and Donna Summer.
Raised on the streets of Seattle, Danny Schwartz writes all manner of content for HNHH. Writer by day, producer by night. Detlef Schrempf enthusiast.
Favorite Hip Hop Artists::Vince Staples, Iamsu, Outkast, Action Bronson, A$AP Rocky, Danny Brown, J Dilla
Senior Editor For BOA & SneakerMob
New York born and raised. Knicks fan, sneaker collector, and commissioner of one of the premier fantasy football leagues in the USA.
Favorite Hip Hop Artists: Nas, Action Bronson, Young Dolph.
Talent Relations & Studio Manager
DJ S.WHiT a.k.a. Simone Whitney is a Queens,New York bred Hip Hop addict who pretty much handles all the Talent Relations for HNHH. She's a curator for the culture by day and a pretty dope DJ by night.
Favorite Hip Hop Artists:Travi$ Scott, J. Cole Kendrick Lamar, Two-9, Drake, Pusha T, Nipsey Hussle, Wiz Khalifa, Kanye West, ScHoolboy Q, A$AP Rocky
Graphics And Lifestyle Editor
Mike De Leon creates pretty much all of the graphics you see on HNHH. Also known as DJ DELEON, he has a background in turntablism and origami.
Favorite Hip Hop Artists: Method Man, Jay-Z, Mos Def, Notorious B.I.G, Tupac, Kendrick Lamar, Kanye West, Ludacris, Busta Rhymes, 50 Cent & Childish Gambino
Director of Visual Production
The Fleisch A.K.A. Justin Fleischer A.K.A. @jFlei is responsible for the overall production (directing, shooting, editing) of all video/photo content found on hotnewhiphop.com and youtube.com/hotnewhiphop. As a director, he aims to allow his subjects to authentically tell their own stories, accompanied by a visually stunning aesthetic.
Favorite Hip Hop Artists: Andre 3000, Kanye West, A Tribe Called Quest, Lauryn Hill, Nas, A$AP Rocky, Key!, Partynextdoor, Joey Bada$$, Schoolboy Q, Chance the Rapper, Pharrell
Head of Marketing & Content Strategy
Devon leads the strategy for what type of content HNHH posts, how that content is distributed to readers, and how HNHH can expand the site's audience. Previously she provided strategic consulting for brands such as Pepsi, Amazon, HBO, and Twitter. She's an avid connoisseur of expensive scotch, offensively high heels, and crappy dive bars.
Favorite Hip Hop Artists: Chance the Rapper, Skizzy Mars, Childish Gambino, Major Lazer, Action Bronson, J. Cole
Opportunities range from article writing, album reviews, event coverage, artist interviews and tons of music industry press/ promotional opportunities. If you can't live without Hip Hop and would like to be a part of the growing HNHH network, contact (subject line: Contributor): firstname.lastname@example.org.
Ultimately, we are looking for interns that have the drive to move their careers forward in a work environment that recognizes talent, hard work and growth potential.
All interns must be presently enrolled with an accredited college, trade program or university. Students must provide a letter from their schools confirming that they will receive school credit. Our internships are for credit only. For more information contact (subject line: Internship): email@example.com.