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New Music Alert: YMTK – “No Rest (West Coast)” feat. Iamsu!

| July 27, 2016 | 0 Comments
New Music Alert: YMTK – “No Rest (West Coast)” feat. Iamsu!

  Bay Area, CA rapper ymtk, joins forces with Iamsu! for his new track titled “No Rest (West Coast).” The song it taken from YMTK’s upcoming project, All The Right Places. The rising star has already built up quite a buzz and has featured on national outlets such as MTV, VH1, Hot 97 and Mass […]

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How Ya Doing? Keith Murray Trolls on Being “Gay”

| January 7, 2016 | 0 Comments
How Ya Doing? Keith Murray Trolls on Being “Gay”

During a call from Hot 97’s Ebro in the Morning Show last night, Keith Murray of the Def Squad made a joke about coming out the closet which led sources to run off with the idea of the rapper being gay. “I got a big announcement to make…it’s bigger than Frank Ocean and Caitlyn Jenner, Murray says building up the […]

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The Game Revels The Documentary 2 Will Be a Double Disc Album

| September 23, 2015 | 0 Comments
The Game Revels The Documentary 2 Will Be a Double Disc Album

The Game has been working at a feverish pace to prepare his next album, The Documentary 2, for release. The album date is still set for October 9th and has a total of 19 songs. In an interview with at Hot 97 with Peter Rosenberg, The Game also reveled there is another disc that comes […]

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Looking for A Pay Day? Raekwon Wants To Make Wu-Tang Biopic

| August 24, 2015 | 0 Comments
Looking for A Pay Day? Raekwon Wants To Make Wu-Tang Biopic

For the past two weeks “Straight Outta Compton” has been the prime example that hip hop can make it in the film industry. The film’s success might have opened the doors for other hip hop non-fictions film to created. One that would make sense would be a movie about the Wu-Tang Clan. During an interview […]

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Petition Started to get Funkmaster Flex Fired From Hot 97

| July 28, 2015 | 0 Comments
Petition Started to get Funkmaster Flex Fired From Hot 97

Azeem Khan, is the mastermind behind the petetion to remove DJ Funkmaster Flex all the way off of Hot 97 airwaves. Funkmaster Flex has been catching major heat for not delivering on the Meek Mill diss which was promoted at 7 pm last night. 7 came and went and people stayed listening and nothing was […]

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Meek Mill Set to Appear on Funkmaster Flex Radio Show on Monday

| July 27, 2015 | 0 Comments
Meek Mill Set to Appear on Funkmaster Flex Radio Show on Monday

Hot 97’s Funkmaster Flex has been very vocal in this brewing beef between Meek Mill and Drake. Meek got really upset because Drake’s ‘R.I.C.O.’ verse was not his, he claims. Funkmaster Flex has been using this as the perfect opportunity to drop his famous bombs as he had the reference track for Drake’s ’10 Bands’ […]

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Chris Brown Mocks Drake, Tyga Continues To Clear Up Rumors About Kylie Jenner With Hot 97’s Nessa Nitty

| February 28, 2015 | 0 Comments
Chris Brown Mocks Drake, Tyga Continues To Clear Up Rumors About Kylie Jenner With Hot 97’s Nessa Nitty

To promote their “Fan of A Fan” album, which will be released on February 24th, Chris Brown and Tyga stopped by Hot 97 for an interview with Nessa. After talk about life on the road and Karrueche Tran, Nessa mention the two’s beef with Drake and Amber Rose calling out Tyga. After Chris mocked Drake’s […]

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Joe Budden Sits Down With Hot 97 To Discuss The Do’s And Dont’ For Valentine’s Day

| February 12, 2015 | 0 Comments
Joe Budden Sits Down With Hot 97 To Discuss The Do’s And Dont’ For Valentine’s Day

Slaughterhouse house rapper Joe Budden sat down with Hot 97’s Nessa to share his relationship do’s and don’t s for Valentine’s Day. Certain topics that were mentioned were DM stalking, spending time with an ex, sex, and the single life. “The Art of dating is dead. Men have also killed the meaning of the “Good […]

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[Switching Teams or Nah] Radio Personality Angie Martinez Resigns From HOT 97

| June 18, 2014 | 0 Comments
[Switching Teams or Nah] Radio Personality Angie Martinez Resigns From HOT 97

Earlier today, “The Voice of New York”, Angie Martinez posted on Instagram that she was resigning from New York radio station HOT 97.  The announcement came as a shock to most who have grown accustomed to hearing Angie’s voice everyday on the HOT 97 airwaves. Her afternoon radio show has consistently been ranked #1 with more […]

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Chuck D calls Hot 97 a “CORPlantation Slaveship” and Summer Jam 2014 a “Sloppy Fiasco”

| June 4, 2014 | 0 Comments
Chuck D calls Hot 97 a “CORPlantation Slaveship” and Summer Jam 2014 a “Sloppy Fiasco”

Hip hop legend Chuck D is firing off at NYC radio station Hot 97 over what Chuck D is calling a “sloppy fiasco”. What “sloppy fiasco” is Chuck D referring to you ask?  The Public Enemy front man is totally disgusted with the recent Summer Jam 2014 concert.  He took to Twitter Monday morning and […]

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Summer Jam 2014: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly

| June 2, 2014 | 0 Comments
Summer Jam 2014: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly

Last night, those who were in attendance of HOT 97’s Summer Jam 2014 at Met Life Stadium in New Jersey were in for a real treat.  The night consisted of epic reunions, off stage robberies, and hip hop at its highest form. One of the biggest, if not the biggest highlight of the night was […]

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“This is Hot 97” Battles “Love and Hip Hop Atlanta” in Poker

| May 11, 2014 | 0 Comments
“This is Hot 97” Battles “Love and Hip Hop Atlanta” in Poker

By Dennis Byron On the sixth and most recent episode of VH1’s This Is Hot 97, the cast of radio station personalities gets a surprise visit from Love and Hip Hop: Atlanta’s Stevie J and Joseline Hernandez during one of its monthly poker games. The two were only supposed to be at the radio station […]

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Summer Jam 2014 Lineups Announced

| April 2, 2014 | 0 Comments
Summer Jam 2014 Lineups Announced

It’s been one cold and crazy winter, but Hot 97 just announced their festival stage/main stage lineups for the 2014 Summer Jam concert and things are about to heat up. Nas will headline Summer Jam in celebration of Illmatic’s 20th Anniversary. Young Money makes their return to Summer Jam this year. New stars like Mack […]

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Jay-Z “G Checks” Hot 97’s Peter Rosenberg Over Kanye West “Coattails Riding” Comments [Video]

Jay-Z  “G Checks” Hot 97’s Peter Rosenberg Over Kanye West “Coattails Riding” Comments [Video]

Hot 97’s Peter Rosenberg had some fun last week at Hova’s expense as he broke down how Jay-Z has been riding Kanye West’s coattails for the past few years to stay relevant. Well apparently Jay-Z still has his ears to the street and called up Rosenberg to let him know what he thought of his […]

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Funkmaster Flex inducted into NYS Broadcasting Hall of Fame

| November 9, 2013 | 0 Comments
Funkmaster Flex inducted into NYS Broadcasting Hall of Fame

Funkmaster Flex received his just desserts as he was inducted into the New York State Broadcasters Hall of Fame at Thursday, Nov. 7, Induction Ceremony held at the Paley Center for Media. While most are very aware of Funk Flex’s many accomplishments, let’s break down a few highlights in the hip hop radio history timeline. […]

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Power 105.1 Powerhouse to Defeat Hot 97 Summer Jam?

| November 7, 2013 | 0 Comments
Power 105.1 Powerhouse to Defeat Hot 97 Summer Jam?

  It’s so secret that the two popular hip hop radio stations, Power 105 and Hot 97 have been in a deep rooted competition for quite some time. This past weekend, Power 105 hosted Powerhouse 2013, a star-studded concert featuring Nicki Minaj, 2 Chainz, Kendrick Lamar, K. Michelle, Trey Songz, Big Sean, ASAP Mob, Sevyn […]

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HHE’s New Music Alert: Ja Rule “Eerrthang”

| September 21, 2013 | 1 Comment
HHE’s New Music Alert: Ja Rule “Eerrthang”

Words by Alyson Robinson Just days after his new single “Fresh Out Da Pen” debuted, Ja Rule is coming at us with another hit “Eerrthang.” The Queens rapper isn’t holding out on this new track, as “Eerrthang” is an in-your-face statement boasting his lifestyle. “Bitch, I’m ‘eerrthang,” raps Rule. Ja Rule’s first post-prison interview happened this week at […]

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“No Homo”-Hot 97 DJ Mister Cee In Denial

| September 13, 2013 | 0 Comments
“No Homo”-Hot 97 DJ Mister Cee In Denial

Words by Alyson Robinson Former HOT 97 NY DJ, Mister Cee, formally known as Calvin LeBrun, returned to the station’s morning show to explain the video that may have destroyed his career. Mister Cee resigned from his radio show last Wednesday after an embarrassing video surfaced that appeared to show him soliciting sexual favors from a cross dresser, Bimbo […]

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Hot 97 Summer Jam (Live Stream)

Hot 97 Summer Jam (Live Stream)

Hot 97 Summer Jam (Live Stream) New York radio station Hot 97 highly celebrated yearly concert Summer Jam kicks off today and is in full effect as it also celebrates its 20th anniversary. Staring at 2 p.m., catch some of livest in the underground cause wreck on the Festival Stage that will include Smoke DZA, […]

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Nicki Minaj And Hot 97’s Peter Rosenberg Make Amends After Last Year’s Summer Jam Debacle [Video]

Nicki Minaj And Hot 97’s Peter Rosenberg Make Amends After Last Year’s Summer Jam Debacle [Video]

Nicki Minaj And Hot 97’s Peter Rosenberg Make Amends After Last Year’s Summer Jam Debacle [Video] Breakups and makeups. That’s what happened today as Nicki Minaj paid a visit to Hot 97 and sat down with Peter Rosenberg as they put their nearly year-long beef behind them. If you recall, things went left last year […]

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Is He in Denial? Mister Cee Talks Being Arrested For Male Prostitute and Claims He’s Not Gay On Hot 97

Is He in Denial? Mister Cee Talks Being Arrested For Male Prostitute and Claims He’s Not Gay On Hot 97

Mister Cee Talks Being Arrested For Male Prostitute & Claims He’s Not Gay On Hot 97 [Full Interview] Hot 97 DJ Mister CEE was in the hot seat this morning as he addressed his recent arrest for allegedly trying to solicit another male prostitute. In the Come To Jesus Meeting this morning on the Cipha […]

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