INTERVIEW: La Coka Nostra’s Slaine talks about Hip-Hop & his upcoming movie starring Leighton Meester

Throughout his solo career or as member of hip-hop supergroup La Coka Nostra, Slaine has always made his mark on Hip-Hop thoroughly felt. Working with everyone from Tech N9ne to Skam2 to having his own movie starring Leighton Meester, he's entering a new stage of his life, evolving from...

Video: G-Unit Visits The Breakfast Club and Hot 97

The mighty Unit made some radio runs today. They hit up the Breakfast Club first and then made a stop by Ebro and company. 50, Banks and Yayo touch on their falling out, money issues, and Floyd Mayweather. Watch it all...

Interview: Joyner Lucas Talks New Music, ‘Along Came Joyner’ and More

Joyner Lucas is a rapper with a unique blend of gritty lyricism, effortless skill and a knack for futuristic sounds even if they are borrowed from other genres like dubstep or EDM. An intriguing wordsmith that's been catching the attention of rap fans in 2014, I sat down with the Worcester, MA...

Video: Joey Bada$$ Talks The State Of Hip-Hop, Memories of Capital Steez, And His Respect For 50 Cent With Montreality

  Pro Era general, Joey Bada$$, sat down with Montreality to discuss the current status of his B4.DA.$$ album, the controversy behind the Pro Era symbol, and how the media portrays DMX. He also talks about the current state of hip-hop, his fondest memories of Capital Steez, and his...

Video: Cam’ron Discusses Michael Brown Shooting and His Interview Controversies With Montreality

Montreality caught up with Cam'ron during his visit to Canada. Killa Cam talks about the controversies behind his infamous Bill O'Reilly and Anderson Cooper interviews, and he gives his opinion on the Michael Brown shooting. Check out the interview below and be sure to check out his 1st of the...

Interview: Don Benjamin Talks New Music, Transitioning from Modeling and More

  As many are aware, Don Benjamin is the most highly sought out models around but beyond modeling, he's extremely musically talented. Rapping for a while now, Don Benjamin is preparing to show the world his flow. His most recent tracks, "Doin' It Well," and "Enough" have been on fire and...

Interview: Rakaa of Dilated Peoples Speaks on New Album, Their Hiatus and More

It has been eight years since Dilated Peoples last released a body of work but their presence has been strong since they came into the game and their fans have always stood by their side even throughout their hiatus. Now that they are back with a brand new album, Directors of Photography,...

Video: Curren$y Discusses Pilot Talk 3 Features & Production

In an interview with HotNewHipHop, Spitta Andretti Curren$y sits down with Baker to discuss his admiration of old school low riders and El Caminos, the state of his forthcoming album, Pilot Talk 3, in addition to a couple of artists that we can expect to see featured on the album. Aside from...

Rakim Rocked Houston, Talked To RESPECT. (Photos & Interview)

Photos, words and interview by Trevor Piper The ever-legendary Rakim graced the stage in Houston’s Numbers Night Club last Tuesday to a packed house that hung on his every word. The God MC flew through a litany of his classic tracks from "Holy Are You" to "Paid In Full."  The building swelled...

Interview: Cormega Talks New Album, Changing Hip Hop & More

It has been a good five years since Cormega has released an album, but in no shape or form does that mean he has lost his touch. The rapper is back with a conscious vengeance and is willing to show that there is more to hip-hop than what the eyes can see. In the midst of preparation for the release...