Joey Kramer Reportedly Sues Aerosmith After Grammy Ban

According to a new report, Joey Kramer is suing his Aerosmith bandmates on the grounds that they’ve prevented him from performing with them. TMZ reports that it all stems from a shoulder injury Kramer suffered last April — described at the time as “minor” — which caused him to miss the last few dates of the first half of Aerosmith’s Deuces Are Wild Las […]

Roddy Ricch Prevents Justin Bieber’s Attempt To Take Over Spotify Chart

Roddy Ricch and “The Box” are taking off. Compton rapper Roddy Ricch released one of the best albums of the entire year, coming through strong with his debut Please Excuse Me For Being Antisocial. Containing features from Meek Mill, A Boogie wit da Hoodie, and others, the true standout track appears right at the beginning of the body of work. Directly […]


Country music artist Chris Lane‘s “I Don’t Know About You” music video features the North Carolina native pursing a potential love interest at a local bar. Does the beautiful brunette look familiar? There’s a reason for that— it’s Hannah Ann Sluss from the new season of The Bachelor! We’ll have to wait and see if the model from Knoxville, […]

Cam’s Baby Arrives After Long, Arduous Journey

Country singer Cam and her husband Adam Weaver welcomed their baby girl Lucy Marvel Weaver on Saturday (Dec. 21), and shared a gallery of pictures of their bundle of joy on Instagram. But Lucy certainly didn’t take the easy way out. Cam admits that the baby was in a breech position, which means she was […]

HNHH x TuneCore “Heat Seekers” Studio Session

Volume 0%  Check out our video recap of the “Heat Seekers” contest studio session. TuneCore and HotNewHipHop recently teamed up for an extensive “Heat Seekers” contest, giving artists the opportunity to have their music heard on our playlist, and the chance to take part in a studio session with one of the game’s best producers at the HNHH […]

Why Faith Hill Was Taylor Swift’s Go-To Confidante

There’s country music. And then there’s the rest of the world. That’s my takeaway from the new Billboard storyOpens in New Window on Taylor Swift, their woman of the decade. Because when Swift talks about Faith Hill being so kind to her when she was just getting her country career off the ground, I feel like I was […]

Eminem Vs. Nick Cannon: A Brief History

As the latest flurry of shots ring out, we take a look at the decades long feud between Shady and Nick Cannon. When it comes to hip-hop beef, the catalyst can come in many forms. For the most part, it’s due to a slight on one rapper’s character, wealth or artistic acumen that will set […]