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5 Dope AF Moments From Usher, Young Thug & Travis Scott's Hot 97 Hot For The Holidays Concert  –

[After an explosive Hot 97 Hot For The Holidays weekend concert in New Jersey, SOHH’s picked our top five moments from the night – narrowing in on headliners Usher, Young Thug and Travis Scott!] 1. Usher’s Pals ADVERTISEMENT If you thought Usher only kept it R&B, then check out his track record. Ush flexed his Continue reading 5 Dope AF Moments From Usher, Young Thug & Travis Scott's Hot 97 Hot For The Holidays Concert –

Reality TV's Alicia G Names The "Most Corrupt" Thing You'll Ever See –

[With new tunes circulating like “Cash & Nap” and “Pretty Girl,” music newcomer Alicia G talks to SOHH about her past days in beauty pageants and smears their ugly truths.] The South was a big part me because I would do beauty pageants down there all the time. The thing about them is that they’re Continue reading Reality TV's Alicia G Names The "Most Corrupt" Thing You'll Ever See –

Charles Hamilton On Long-Awaited Comeback: "Nothing Comes Without Sacrifice" –

[With a long-awaited Hamilton, Charles album finally available, hip-hop veteran Charles Hamilton talks to SOHH about piecing together this “emotional journal” into a must-hear studio release.] This album has been a long time coming. It’s been an emotional journey. I learned a lot about myself in the last six years. I’ve been in the game Continue reading Charles Hamilton On Long-Awaited Comeback: "Nothing Comes Without Sacrifice" –

Forget 2 Chainz & Snoop Dogg, Kendrick Lamar Throws Shots At President Obama  –

Top Dawg Entertainment‘s Kendrick Lamar wants to see if President Barack Obama is really about that basketball life. The hip-hop star has publicly challenged the head state to a game b-ball. In a new interview, K. Dot playfully joked about wanting to see President Obama’s skills in-person. A few days ago, rap star 2 Chainz Continue reading Forget 2 Chainz & Snoop Dogg, Kendrick Lamar Throws Shots At President Obama –

Yasiin Bey's Retirement Is Far From What You'd Expect [Audio] –

G.O.O.D. Music‘s Yasiin “Mos Def” Bey‘s recent retirement announcement won’t mean the end his music-making. The hip-hop veteran has announced plans to put out at least two more albums following his upcoming rap exit. In a new interview, Bey shocked listeners by announcing he has a couple new studio releases on deck. ADVERTISEMENT Later this Continue reading Yasiin Bey's Retirement Is Far From What You'd Expect [Audio] –

Lil Wayne Tells Baby To Spread Wide Open: "F**k Cash Money In They A**"  –

Grammy-winning rapper Lil Wayne doesn’t look any closer to making things better with Cash Money or longtime mentor Baby. The rap star has once again publicly ripped the iconic powerhouse. New footage has surfaced Weezy F. Baby sending a blatant shot at his label. Recently, Wayne sparked Jay Z rumors after shouting out his Roc-A-Fella Continue reading Lil Wayne Tells Baby To Spread Wide Open: "F**k Cash Money In They A**" –

Ab-Soul Loses The Shades, Reveals DWTW Album Release Date –

Top Dawg Entertainment‘s Ab-Soul has all eyes on him. The hip-hop stud has announced plans to release his long-awaited DWTW album in the coming days. On Monday (December 5), Ab went to Twitter to announce the project’s December 9 drop date and its cover art. Last month, Soul responded to shade thrown his way from Continue reading Ab-Soul Loses The Shades, Reveals DWTW Album Release Date –

10 Incredible Moments From DMX's B.B. King Blues Club & Grill Show  –

[With a massive hip-hop comeback on deck, DMX is showing no chill to the music scene or his diehard fans. SOHH had a chance to see Dark Man X recently rip the B.B. King Blues Club & Grill in New York City performing past and present hits. Kick back and check out 10 incredible moments Continue reading 10 Incredible Moments From DMX's B.B. King Blues Club & Grill Show –