To help you celebrate your Christmas while maintaing the hip-hop on your playlist, we're providing you with 20 jams that have surfaced over the years, from vintage to brand new, that all contain a reference to today in some way or another.
The inspiration rappers draw from mob films can't be denied. Flicks such as The Godfather, King Of New York, Casino, Goodfellas and Scarface have helped shape the persona of many of your favorite emcees.
Yesterday we kicked off our month of the Hottest of 2013 with the Most Searched Artists On HNHH. That's just the beginning though, as you can expect a lot more from us within the coming weeks, leading up to the New Year.
Whether it’s in gold, rose-gold, platinum or diamond-filled, rappers have often spared no expense when it comes to buying their chains. It is by no doubt an important symbol in hip hop that continuously crops up in rap music.
Nas celebrates his birthday and appears on NBC's "Stoop Talk" where he talks about the progression of hip-hop, saying that it's lost its "integrity, love and meaning." Do you agree?Peep Nas Appears On NBC's "Stoop Talk", the latest visual from Nas.
Stream P.I.M.P. Freestyle , the newest drop from Grand Daddy I.U.. The cut was released on Sunday, November 24th, 2013. Things are looking better for Grand Daddy I.U. with each new release, which P.I.M.P. Freestyle has proven yet again.
Things are improving for Snake Hollywood with each new offering, and Radio Silence is certainly no exception. It's a worthy addition to his catalogue, which has seen much evolution as of late. We're definitely anticipating the next step.
The other day we saw Kendrick Lamar's Man of the Year GQ cover. The magazine has dubbed Kendrick Rapper of the Year, and along with the title came an interview with the West Coast MC.
VH1 Working On Four-Part Hip-Hop Documentary Based Off Steve Stoute's "Tanning Of America" Oct 30, 2013 at 06:07pm
VH1 is working on what sounds like it'll be huge documentary about the culture of hip-hop, as told by Steve Stoute in his 2012 book "The Tanning of America:How Hip-Hop Created a Culture That Rewrote the Rules of the New Economy." VH1 has teamed up with Billy C
Redman continues to impress with each new leak, and Zip Lock (Hip Hop Remix) is no exception. It's strengthens Redman's already impressive body of work, which has seen positive change over the years. We're most definitely anticipating Redman's next offering.
It was strange when the tracklist for Old was released, as the album was divided into two different halves, but at first listen it's obvious why: they represent two sides of Danny Brown's multifaceted psyche and personality, as well as the old and the new.
Danny Brown Says Rappers Are Only Co-Signing Miley Cyrus Because They're Trying To Eat Oct 3, 2013 at 12:13pm
Danny Brown represents his home of Detroit to the fullest, so it may not come as a surprise that he gets sensitive when other people try to claim his city.
Today we've got our second episode of Hip-Hop Trivia, where we get our correspondent Ashlee Ray to hit the streets and test unsuspecting strangers on their rap IQ.
Things are looking better for Doley Bernays with each new release, which Drown has proven yet again. It's worthy addition to the impressive body of work Doley Bernays has been developing over the years. We're looking forward to hearing what's next.
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