D.R.A.M., Dougie F, and Donmonique Shut Down Hot 97’s ‘Who’s Next’

  NEW YORK, NY—On the warm summer night of July 22, 2015 a large line began to form down Varick St alongside SOB’s as everyone waited with anticipation to hear what some of the rising faces of hip-hop had to offer. Hot 97 started their “Who’s Next” series to expose true hip-hop fans to new […]

King Los, Tray Pizzy, and Leikeli47 Shut Down Hot 97’s ‘Who’s Next’

NEW YORK, NY—On the warm summer night of June 22, 2015 a large line began to form down Varick St alongside SOB’s as everyone waited with anticipation to hear what some of the rising faces of hip-hop had to offer. Hot 97 started their “Who’s Next” series to expose true hip-hop fans to new and […]

50 Cent Talks Business, Power & New Album Plans With Hot 97.3

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Iw4rLxLbims 50 Cent sits down with Hot 97.3 to discuss Effen Vodka, the show Power, and plans for his new album, Street King Immortal.  50 has got a lot on his plate lately and we’re here to break it all down for you. On Effen Vodka: Yea, yea I’ve been running around. I did two […]

TIDAL Will Exclusively Live Stream Hot 97’s Summer Jam

TIDAL is going to find some way to get our money. First, the Nicki and Beyonce video, then, Lil Wayne drops an exclusive single, you might be asking what else is next? Summer Jam is what’s next. TIDAL partnered with Hot 97 in order to exclusively stream this year’s Summer Jam. If you thought you were […]

A$AP Rocky Talks Rita Ora Diss and More on Hot 97

A$AP Rocky has been making headlines lately following the release of his second album A.L.L.A, which was released May 26, 2015, and he stopped by Hot 97 to talk about that and much, much more. After shedding some wild light on his past relations with British singer, Rita Ora, on a track on his new […]

Tink Tears Up SOBs’ Stage At Hot 97’s Who’s Next Live (Photos)

It was a hot night and SOBs was ‘lit’ as Tink ripped the stage at Hot 97’s Who’s Next Live showcase. The event drew a crowd of fans, industry insiders, and music lovers alike, giving them a place to experience a few of hip hop’s hottest up and coming artists. Besides Tink, also blessing the stage were rappers […]

Cipha Sounds: “After 17 years, I’m leaving Hot 97”

After 17 years on the Hot 97 team, Cipha Sounds‘ future with the radio station is up. “Effective immediately, Cipha Sounds is no longer with WQHT HOT 97 FM.  We wish him well on his future endeavors,” said Emmis Communications in a statement released today (Jan. 27). In a similar fashion to Angie Martinez, Ciph made the […]