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Justin Timberlake Discusses Everything From Recent Collaborations to Miley Cyrus in New Interview

After recovering from the VMA chaos including a brief *NSYNC reunion and after parties, Justin Timberlake dropped by Hot 97 where Angie Martinez and crew had the pleasure of sitting down with the multi-talented VMA Vanguard Award winner, and touched on topics such as the collaborations on The 20/20 Experience Part 2, an unsurfaced Timbaland-produced […]

WATCH: Macklemore – “Triumph” (Wu-Tang Clan Freestyle)

Macklemore recently stopped by Hot 97 in New York City yesterday, and before going into an in-depth 30+ minute interview, the Seattle native went hard in the paint with a freestyle that he did over Wu-Tang Clan‘s “Triumph.” Follow the jump to watch the stellar performance and subsequent interview. If you liked what you heard, […]

Hot 97 Summer Jam 2013 Festival Village Stage Lineup Announced

Hot 97’s Summer Jam concert is one of the most highly-anticipated urban radio events of the Summer. The lineup for the main stage of this year’s event is being held under tight wraps, but early this morning the lineup for the Village Stage found its way online. We can only make guesses about who will […]

WATCH: Earl Sweatshirt interview and perform “WHOA” at SXSW

With consistent news starting to pile up on the rap game’s youngest rising star, Earl Sweatshirt hung out with Hot 97’s Peter Rosenberg and fellow Odd Future member, Domo Genesis, at SXSW. In the nearly 24-minute interview, the two discuss eating lunch with Andre 3000, his top 5 MC’s, Mac Miller as a producer, Tyler […]

Pusha T Performs Freestyle On Hot 97

G.O.O.D. Music artist Pusha T made his way over to Hot 97 studios to sit down with Funkmaster Flex and performed a freestyle. Instead of talking shop, Push decided to open up the floodgates for a tidal waves of bars. He drops a slick freestyle over O.C.’s “Times Up” and Wale and Meek Mill’s song […]

Hot 97 Announces Summer Jam Line-Up

Hot 97 Summer Jam 2012 is ready to start the party by announcing their exceptional line-up! The Jam will take place on June 3 at MetLife Stadium, in New Jersey, and will have performances from Nicki Minaj, Rick Ross, A$AP Rocky, Pusha T, ScHoolboy Q, Kendrick Lamar and so many more. We cannot even believe […]

Earl Sweatshirt And Odd Future Sit Down With Hot 97

Hot 97 recently sat down with Earl Sweatshirt, Tyler, The Creator and Taco to discuss the recent buzz surrounding Odd Future Wolf Gang Kill Them All. This is Earl’s first interview since returing to the group and it is clear that he is very nervous about being on camera. The guys discuss the industry lifestyle, […]

Justin Bieber Performs “DWYCK” Freestyle On Hot 97 (Video)

Justin Bieber appeared on Hot 97 this morning and drop a freestyle over Gang Starr’s “DWYCK” on Cipha Sounds & Rosenberg’s radio show. If you missed it, don’t worry, we have the footage. This is the second time in a month Bieber has taken to radio and dropped verses. The first time was over “Otis” […]

Cipha Sounds in trouble over comments

Cipha Sounds is currently suspended from his morning Hot 97 New York talk show “Cipha Sounds and Paul Rosenberg Morning Show” over comments made to Haitians. You can read more details after the link.

Lil Jon remixes the Sesame Street theme

Lil Jon stopped by the Hot 97 morning show recently to record an anthem for Sesame Street. You can view the results after the jump. Warning: this video DOES contain explicit language.

Kanye and Pusha T freestyle on Hot97

Kanye West and Pusha T took the mic on New York’s Hot97 today to freestyle. Miss it? Check out what may be the best seven minutes of your day, here.