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Its been a minute since Eve checked in wth us! We've seen her on her acting tip, now she's back in the studio making those 'pitbull in a skirt' hits we like. Lip Lock is set to drop in April of 2013 and its refreshing to know new music from such a legendary female MC is on the...
HOT 97 partnered with platinum selling hip hop artist Nicki Minaj to give back to the community she came from for this Thanksgiving! Before she heads out on the European leg of her “Roman Reloaded” Tour, Nicki Minaj joined HOT 97’s Hip Hop Has Heart Foundation last night, Monday...
The HOT 97 in-studio series continued with Alicia Keys yesterday on HOT 97 TV. Our listeners got to hear Alicia's latest project "Girl on Fire" in it's entirety. They found out what Alicia's inspirations were on the album and even got to ask the RCA songstress questions about...
She might not be the most searched person on Google and she may only be on television for about 2 minutes a day but she is certainly a household name. Get to know Yolanda Vega. She's the woman we've all come to know and love for the way she's announced the New York Power Ball...
Wiz Khalifa came through The Angie Martinez Show to give Angie and DJ Enuff details on his new album "O.N.I.F.C." which stands for "only n**** in first class". The album drops on December 4th and then a few weeks later, he will marry girlfriend Amber Rose (on paper). The actual...
We know her as the beloved bud of every joke on the popular 90's sitcom "Martin". Nowadays she's married, staying fit and starring in a new show "Happily Divorced" on TVland. Watch as she fills Cipha Sounds, Rosenberg and K. Fox in on everything happening in her life. Youtube...
Its become a tradition of ours to remake a HOT song into a funny Thanksgiving parody and this year we turned it up a notch. We selected Kendrick Lamar's hit single "B**** Don't Kill My Vibe" and enlisted the help of cupcake gang affiliate, Tanisha Thomas, to sing the hook. With...
Music Business Veteran Shawn Prez announced the first annual Global Spin Awards back in August and since the announcement, many have wondered why DJs went under the radar for so long. It seems there's categories for everyone BUT the DJs at most awards shows so its about time...
As much as we love Big Boi and Andre 3000's solo careers, it is truly a hip-hop gem to see the two perform TOGETHER as Outkast! The duo's last joint project came in 2006 with Idlewild . Before that, we rocked out to Speakerboxxx/The Love Below , and if you're anything like us,...