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Today, 17 years ago, a hip hop legend and arguably the greatest MC to ever touch the mic, Christopher Wallace aka Notorious B.I.G, Biggie Smalls, Big Poppa, Frank White, passed away after being shot in a drive by shooting in Los Angeles. As we remember what Biggie did for the...
The legendary Russell Simmons is a man of many talents – from jump starting a hip hop label with the help of his friend Rick Rubin that changed the music game, to building a clothing line, charities, books, you name it. The HOT 97 Morning Show had the chance to chop it up with...
Check out this week’s picks for Battle of The Beats in our music meeting:
As we gear up for Summer Jam 2014, it’s right to only take it back to the early days and reminisce on the good moments we had! Take a look at 2002! Do you remember when this happened? What’s your best memore?
The cat’s out the bag! It’s true, we have an unscripted comedy show coming out on VH1 and we’re so excited for you all to see it! Staying hush hush about the whole thing was rough but we managed to do it and ready to give you guys 30 minutes of pure entertainment! ( via VH1 )...
Legendary supermodel Naomi Campbell paid a surprise visit to The Angie Martinez Show rocking a brand new ‘do and looking fabulous as always. Naomi and Angie talk about the Oscars and the woman of the night, Lupita N’yongo, winning an award for Best Supporting Actress In A...
Fresh off the Oscars, Pharrell calls into The Angie Show to talk about his Oscars performance and experience, new album “G I R L” and how the married life is treating him:
DJ Mister Cee finished off his Black Fist Fridays for “Black History Month” with the one and only DJ Marley Marl. Watch as the two legends talk about Marley Marl’s DJ career, the history of hip hop and more:
Check out this week’s pick in the music meeting for Battle of The Beats: