Interview: J. Cole Talks About Tupac, Working with Jay Z and More

Interview: J. Cole Talks About Tupac, Working with Jay Z and More

Steve Lobel interviews hip hop heavy weight J Cole in this exclusive interview. Cole proclaims Tupac as the greatest of all time, he discuses his beginnings, working with Jay Z, touring with Eminem and Dreamvillie, his record label.

By October 1, 2014
New Music: Ali Vegas ft. Akon – Think Big

New Music: Ali Vegas ft. Akon – Think Big

After resurfacing after a long absence away from music on Jeezy’s “Been Getting Money,” Akon jumps on another record, this time on NYC veteran Ali Vegas’ “Think Big.” Admitting often to selling weed in school and only going thanks to a promise he made to his mom, Vegas is confessional about his old life on […]

By October 1, 2014
New Mixtape: Nooch – ‘Sophomore Slump’ feat. Wale, Fat Trel, Paul Wall & more

New Mixtape: Nooch – ‘Sophomore Slump’ feat. Wale, Fat Trel, Paul Wall & more

Oy Boyz Records proudly presents Nooch’s new mixtape Sophomore Slump. The project, available now on DatPiff.com, features Wale, Fat Trel, Paul Wall and Lightshow. Additional Nooch collaborated with super producers Canei Finch and KE On The Track. DOWNLOAD HERE

By October 1, 2014
New Music: Azad Right – Work (Prod.  Jonathan Marquez)

New Music: Azad Right – Work (Prod. Jonathan Marquez)

Azad Right first single “Work” is off his upcoming free album ‘For The Hopeful’. The upbeat Jonathan Marquez-produced cut is a kind of ode to the blue collared worker, where the Los Angeles based Hip-Hop artist talks about the jobs he’s had since graduating high school. The first verse reveals a teenage Azad working at […]

By October 1, 2014
New Music: King Chip – Walking Home

New Music: King Chip – Walking Home

“Walkin Home” first lived as the intro track on King Chip’s recent album “44108 (Deluxe Edition)”, but now takes on a life all it’s own. Complex on the premiere.

By October 1, 2014
NYC: Win Tickets to See @IAMSU! Live on Friday 10/3

NYC: Win Tickets to See @IAMSU! Live on Friday 10/3

As part of the Downtown Festival of NYC, IAMSU! will be performing this Friday (10/3) at Webster Hall. HHU has your back and is hooking one lucky reader up with a pair of tickets to the performance, which also includes Kiesza, Autre Ne Veut, Zebra Katz & Saint Pepsi. Find out how to win!

By October 1, 2014
New Music: DJ Quik – Pet Sematary

New Music: DJ Quik – Pet Sematary

Here’s DJ Quik’s brand new single “Pet Sematary” from his upcoming LP The Midnight Life, out October 14. The iTunes pre-order of the album has the Instagrat-track, “That Getter” and now “Pet Sematary” will also be added to the pre-order. Make sure to check out the previously released track “Life Jacket” featuring Suga Free and […]

By October 1, 2014
New Music: Guilty Simpson – Rap Stampede (prod. Oh No)

New Music: Guilty Simpson – Rap Stampede (prod. Oh No)

Guilty Simpson + Oh No. The Simpson Tape is five new tracks by Guilty, backed with the instrumentals produced by Oh No. Take a listen to “Rap Stampede.”

By October 1, 2014
Stream Cam’ron’s “1st of the Month Vol. 4 EP” Now on DJBooth:

Stream Cam’ron’s “1st of the Month Vol. 4 EP” Now on DJBooth:

It’s the 1st of the Month. That means payday, and another highly-anticipated installment in Cam’ron’s ongoing EP series. Volume 4 packs five more original records from the Dipset veteran, including 2 Chainz-assisted lead single “Snapped.” Beats come courtesy of Lizzy and more. 1st of the Month Vol. 4 is now available for stream and direct […]

By October 1, 2014
New Music: Hoodie Allen – Numbers

New Music: Hoodie Allen – Numbers

Hoodie says of this track: “Numbers” was actually the first song I made for the album back in August 2012. It was very hard for me to hold on to it this long but I’m really glad I did because I think it’s the sort of song that my fans have grown to love me […]

By October 1, 2014
The Combat Jack Show Presents: The Big K.R.I.T. Episode

The Combat Jack Show Presents: The Big K.R.I.T. Episode

Says Combat Jack: “King Remembered In Time makes his second Combat Jack Show appearance. On the eve of his 2nd Def Jam album ‘Cadillactica’, which drops November 11, 2014, K.R.I.T. talks about his growth as an artist, surviving his debut album “tanking”, touring with Macklemore, separating his professional and private life, being called out on […]

By October 1, 2014
New Music Video: Arca – Thievery

New Music Video: Arca – Thievery

Arca recently announced details of his highly anticipated debut album, Xen (out November 4th on Mute), while at the same time debuting brand new track “Thievery.” Today, the 24-year-old Venezuelan producer reveals the stunning video that accompanies “Thievery,” created by long-time visual collaborator Jesse Kanda. The pair have had a unique creative relationship since first […]

By October 1, 2014
Stream Macy Gray’s New Album ‘The Way’ in Full Here:

Stream Macy Gray’s New Album ‘The Way’ in Full Here:

“The Way” (Macy’s eighth studio album), is now available to pre-order on iTunes (http://smarturl.it/mgtheway), her current single “Hands” is also available on iTunes as an instant-grat. “The Way” will be available in its entirety on iTunes, Amazon, Spotify and in all good record stores nationwide from October 7th, 2014 (KOBALT Music Group).

By October 1, 2014
New Music: Chynna & Hudson Mohawke – MadeInChynna

New Music: Chynna & Hudson Mohawke – MadeInChynna

Philadelphia rapper Chynna and producer Hudson Mohawke have released their first collaborative track – “MadeInChynna.” Premiered last week on Hudson Mohawke’s Diplo & Friends show for BBC Radio 1, “MadeInChynna” sees Chynna’s taunting vocals play against Hud Mo’s snarky production.

By October 1, 2014