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  • Cover of On The Come Up: YS
    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 Top Tracks Of The Week: August 11-17
    This feature highlights a hand-picked selection of some of the bigger tracks of the week. We have chosen a few of the tracks that landed within our top 10 most played, focusing on those that stood out, and left room for discussion.
  • Cover of First Week Sales Projections For Wiz Khalifa's "Blacc Hollywood"
    Wiz Khalifa's new album Blacc Hollywood just hit the stores and the net yesterday, and today the first week sales projections have arrived. 
  • Cover of Ab-Soul Announces "These Days" Tour
    After releasing his album These Days... back in June, TDE's resident conspiracy theorist, Ab-Soul, has remained relatively quiet, save for a few tracks he did with Statik Selektah.
  • Cover of Ty Dolla $ign Reveals Joint Project With Rich Homie Quan In The Works
    Ty Dolla $ign is just five days away from letting the world hear his free album, Sign Language, which is dropping on August 25th if you're too lazy to do the math. The TGOD rapper recently visited Devi Dev and Mr.
  • Cover of Nicki Minaj's Best "Anaconda" GIFs
    The hype around Nicki Minaj's ass-tastic "Anaconda" cover art was pretty substantial, but when clips from the video arrived, it was clear the Young Money rapper was taking things to the next level.
  • Cover of A$AP Rocky & Girlfriend Chanel Iman Pose For Vogue Magazine
    A$AP Rocky is no stranger when it comes to high fashion magazine photo spreads, he seems to be knocking them out consistently since he stepped his foot into the game. His boo thing, Chanel Iman, is even more on the high fashion tip, after all, she is a super model.
  • Cover of Bow Wow Joins Cast Of "CSI: Cyber"
    Bow Wow (who's recently insisted on using his real name, Shad Moss) has been acting almost as long as he's been rapping, with career-making roles in "Like Mike" and "Roll Bounce" already under his belt at this point.
  • Cover of Flying Lotus: Kendrick Lamar "Took All My Beats"
    Kendrick Lamar seems to have taken a liking to Flying Lotus. Since he recruited the avant-garde L.A.
  • Cover of Stream Puff Daddy & Guy Gerber's New Album, "11 11"
    Puff Daddy is apparently a big fan of the after-hours scene in New York, and through it, he's been introduced to all kinds of electronic music, including the work of Israeli DJ Guy Gerber. 
  • Cover of Cam'ron Speaks On Ferguson, New York's Police Brutality
    Following the tragic killing of 18-year-old Micheal Brown, Ferguson has been in disarray. Citizens of the town have been fighting for justice, and while their protests have generally been met with excessive force from police, the uprising has been inspiring.
  • Cover of Review: Wiz Khalifa's "Blacc Hollywood"
    We all know the story with Wiz and his albums, it's a tale as old as time. He goes super, extra hard on his mixtapes to shut up the critics who talked bad about his albums, only to make some of the same mistakes on the next album.
  • 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 Stream Statik Selektah's New Album "What Goes Around..."
    Tomorrow, Statik Selektah will drop his new album What Goes Around on iTunes, but a day ahead of time, the Spotify stream is available. 
  • Cover of P. Reign Shares Tracklist, Release Date And Artwork For "Dear America"
    On Drake "We Mae It (Remix)," the OVO boss claimed that Toronto's P.
  • Cover of Vote For Your Favorite Drake Feature Of 2014
    Without releasing an album, Drake has completely dominated the first two thirds or so of 2014, staying on the tip of everyone's tongues by delivering unexpected fireballs like "0 To 100/The Catch Up" and "Draft Day." But more so than anything else, the reason Drake's been able to stay relevant this year is his insane g
  • 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 Tinashe Announces Debut Album "Aquarius" Release Date
    After a few strong mixtapes and a buzzing single "2 On" (remixed by Drake and OB OBrien), rising singer Tinashe is finally prepared to announce a release date for her debut album Aquarius.
  • Cover of Top 10 Hip-Hop Dance Trends
    Hip-hop dance crazes have become a huge part of our American mainstream culture. These dances, like the “Shmoney Dance” and the “Wobble” have gone viral due to sites like YouTube, Vine and Vimeo streaming artists’ videos containing them.
  • Cover of Paul Giamatti Cast As Jerry Heller In N.W.A. Movie
    The long-awaited N.W.A. biopic, Straight Outta Compton finally began filming last week, but it's already suffered what could have been a tragedy on set, when crew members were caught within a drive-by shooting.
  • Cover of Charts Don't Lie: August  17
    Last week we saw PARTYNEXTDOOR make a relatively strong debut on the Billboard 200, however he has not maintained his ranking this week, having fallen below Billboard's top 100. We've got one new entry this week, coming from the underground crew signed to Tech N9ne's Strange Music, Ces Cru.
  • Cover of DJ Mustard Recalls Hanging Up On Jay Z Out Of Disbelief
    DJ Mustard just released his debut album, but he's already been an unstoppable presence on the charts for some time. The producer scored himself a deal with Roc Nation, and has plans to launch his own label with Ty Dolla $ign and YG in the near future.
  • 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 Underrated Audio: August 9 – August 15
    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.
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