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Summer Jam Update

Vinny Cha$e is a festival artist who is a product of Harlem. I'm not sure what they have in their water up there, but Harlem is a pool of talent. Vinny has performed shows with Hot 97 "Who's Next," finally making his way to the festival stage of the hip hop olympics, Summer Jam...
After MMG shut down the stage last night (quite literally since French's set was cut short), MMG Vice President Young Savv took to social media, announcing the the next compilation for MMG-- Self-Made Volume 3 by releasing the cover art. What do you think? The glowing green 3...
Rumors surfaced that Nicki Minaj was going to make a guest appearance on that Summer Jam stage, but we didn't know if it was really going to happen until she showed up for her verse on "I Luv Dem Strippers." Check out her entrance below!
Bozoma Saint John is a unicorn, but is most commonly known as the head of music and entertainment marketing at Pepsi. This wonder woman was the genius behind the Beyonce Super Bowl marketing campaign and has again partnered with Hot 97 to bring us Summer Jam XX. Bozoma has...
During Wale's set, I ran in to Low Key who was vibing to some of Wale's older records like "Lotus Flower Bomb" and "No Hands." I caught up with him to discuss the hip hop artist and his new album The Gifted , which comes out June 25th. Check out what Low Key had to say below!...
Kid Ink was the only performer on the festival stage from the West Coast. He performed some hits from his new EP Almost Home , finishing with his hit "Bad Ass" ft. Meek Mill and Wale. When I asked what performing at Summer Jam meant for him, he said, "The two biggest things that...
If the festival stage brought some hip hop notables, you can only imagine who showed up during the main-stage performance. There were whispers that Jay-Z and Beyonce were going to come as the surprise guests and perform "Crazy in Love" (one could only hope); however, the...
Decked out in 10 Deep and a 40 Oz Van #Been #Trill hat, Relly is one of the most knowledgable hip hop personalities. I caught up with him for a chat, check out what he had to say! When I assumed Relly was a seasoned Summer Jam attendee, he was quick to catch me, saying "nah,...
At every hip hop show, there is always a melee backstage. From entourages to staff, you never really know who you might run in to. This year, the festival stage brought some familiar faces in hip hop. Check them out below! While the point of going to a concert is to the see the...

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