Last night I headed down to Soho for Detroit artist SAYITAINTTONE’s release event for his upcoming mixtape 500 Million. Tone is a member of Big Sean’s D-town collective Finally Famous, and his featured verses on both “My Closet” and “Woke Up” have allowed the mainstream to preview the energy he brings to his raps. From […]
REPOST: A TON OF ENTRIES ALREADY. WINNERS WILL BE CONTACTED AT 9AM TOMORROW (2/22). Another contest brought to you by TheHipHopUpdate. This time around we’re giving away two pairs (4 total tickets) to see Naughty By Nature perform at the Gramercy Theatre here in NYC. 20 Years of Hip Hop Hooray – this will […]
Another contest brought to you by TheHipHopUpdate. This time around we’re giving away two pairs (4 total tickets) to see Naughty By Nature perform at the Gramercy Theatre here in NYC. 20 Years of Hip Hop Hooray – this will be a hip hop history lesson for some as the pioneers of hip hop take […]
Last night, we attended a release event at The Griffin for Hoodie Allen’s newest mixtape Crew Cuts. Hoodie’s debut solo album All American took the industry by storm as it debuted at #1 on iTunes, while also landing a Top 10 spot on the Billboard Charts. The event was sponsored by LeSUTRA Sparkling Liqueur and brought in surprise guests Prodigy of […]
Since here in L.A. it’s Grammy week and everyone is in town for the awards. So it made for a captive audience this past Thursday night at the Sunset Marquis Hotel, where The Morrison Hotel photo exhibition was held. Read more about the event below. -C.A.
CONGRATS TO BRITTNEY C. Curren$y will storm the city a few days after New Years to celebrate 2013 in style – with a dope show at SOBs. This contest is open to anyone living in or around NYC and is 18+. All you have to do is send a quick e-mail with your FULL NAME […]
HHU CONTEST: NYC Win 2 Tickets to the Roc-A-Fella Reunion Show ft. Memphis Bleek, Freeway, and Young Gunz
CONTEST OVER: CONGRATS BRITTNEY B. Another contest brought to you by HHU and Move Forward Music. We are giving away two (2) tickets to the Roc-a-Fella Reunion show at NYC’s Gramercy Theater, which takes place on the night of December 19th. Bleek, Freeway, Young Gunz, and you never know who else will show up…. All […]
CONTEST OVER. CONGRATS TO OLIVIA B. Hoodie Mob! HHU is giving away two (2) tickets to see Hoodie Allen THIS SATURDAY 11/24 at Irving Plaza (NYC). You must be 16 years of age or older to enter. All you have to do is e-mail email@example.com with “Hoodie Allen” in the subject and your FULL NAME […]
HHU has teamed up with Prescribed Inc. to give away a pair of tickets to see Chuck Inglish, Chase N. Cashe, Curtain$ and A$AP TyY during their “Self Taught” CMJ 2012 showcase at The Studio at Webster Hall tomorrow (10/18). Also performing at the showcase will be Telli of Ninjasonik, Vault Boyz, GDP, Vyle, Blvckalfred, […]
NYC – HHU Is Giving Away 2 Tickets to See Casey Veggies, Mr. MFN eXquire and Travis $cott This Thursday
CONGRATS TO XAVIER AND SARA Tickets for the show are still available here. HHU has teamed up with Hollywood East Entertainment to give away a pair of tickets to see Casey Veggies, Mr. MFN eXquire, and Travis $cott during their “Leaders of the New Cool” CMJ 2012 showcase at S.O.B.’s this Thursday (10/18). Also performing at […]
CONGRATS TO KELLY AND HER GUEST Following the success of our contest for the Big K.R.I.T. tickets yesterday, I have partnered with Move Forward Music to give away 2 tickets to see Das Racist at NYC’s Irving Plaza on September 27th. They’re joined by supporting artists Le1f, SAFE, & Lakutis. Oh, and as always, you never […]
NYC – HHU is Giving Away 2 Free Tickets to See Big K.R.I.T. & Slim Thug at Irving Plaza! #BigKritNYC
CONTEST OVER – CONGRATS TO SARA & HER GUEST You can still purchase tickets HERE – well worth it… Hello all. Here’s another contest brought to you by HHU and Move Forward Music. We are giving away a pair (2) tickets to see Big K.R.I.T. at his upcoming Live at the Underground tour in NYC. […]
Action Bronson recently graced us with several performances on the West Coast. Here we capture last Thursday night’s performance at the Roxy in West Hollywood, CA with a live review with photos and video clips below the cut. -C.A.
DD172.tv & Bluroc Records present :McKenzie Eddy , Vado , Ski Beatz , DJ Boogie & Sean O’Connell live Tuesday May 8th at NYC’s Mercury Lounge. Doors open at 9PM , Show begins at 9:30. To win, you have to live in or around NYC and be 21+. All you have to do is email firstname.lastname@example.org […]
As we reported last week of the Paid Dues Festival 2012 with a concert review recap, this is a video accompaniment to the show. Just in case you missed it or you we there to witness this hip hop spectacle on the West Coast it gives a good overview of the show. Enjoy! -C.A.
HHU Exclusive Intv: Emilio Rojas Talks Pursuing Music Full Time, Air Mattresses Advice, Being Labeled as a Latino Artist, and More
HHU interview contributor Ivan serves up yet another exclusive in the form of a new intv with up and coming MC Emilio Rojas. I think this is an important interview because Rojas spends a good amount of time discussing the importance and expectations of being a Latino in the music industry. Also, watch for his warning/advice for […]