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7 hrs ago | Vibe

Joe Budden Vs. Hollow The Don: The HOT97 Interview

Joe Budden and battle rap phenomenon Hollow The Don chopped it up with radio personality Ebro on Hot 97's The Morning Show about their much anticipated Total Slaughter battle.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Examiner.com

Ninja Man calls Beenie Man hypocritical, accuses him of stealing from artists

Dancehall legends, Ninja Man and Beenie Man are at odds following a recent interview in which Beenie questioned the state of Dancehall during a recent interview on HOT 97 Dancehall legends, Ninja Man and Beenie Man are at odds following a recent interview in which Beenie questioned the state of Dancehall during a recent interview on HOT 97 Add ... (more)

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

HipHopDx

[News] Hot 97's Peter Rosenberg Apologizes To Public Enemy's Chuck D

"Saying anything disparaging publicly towards Chuck D, that was not okay," Peter Rosenberg says.

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Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, Twitter

AllHipHop.com

Ja Rule Says 50 Cent Claims To Be A Victim, Addresses Slowbucks/50 Cent Feud + MORE

Ja Rule on Hot 97 speaking about feud with 50 Cent ; 2003 on repeat. While promoting his new book, Unruly , Ja Rule spoke on his past feud with 50 Cent, addressed 50's current beef with Slowbucks and more on Hot 97's Ebro In The Morning .

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Related Topix: Black Entertainment, 50 Cent, Rap, Hip-Hop

Sat Jul 05, 2014

Billboard

Nicki Minaj and Ed Sheeran Backed By The Roots at Philly 4th of July Jam

Nicki Minaj performs in concert during Hot 97 Summer Jam 2014 at MetLife Stadium on June 1, 2014 in East Rutherford City The Roots worked as the house band for top-selling acts like Nicki Minaj and Ed Sheeran for its annual free concert Friday in Philadelphia celebrating Independence Day.

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Related Topix: The Roots, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, Dance, Life, 4th of July, Holidays, Pop/Rock, Nicki Minaj, Ed Sheeran, Philadelphia, PA

Thu Jul 03, 2014

Examiner.com

Beenie Man responds to Elephant Man's rant

Beenie Man has upped the ante in the ongoing war of words between himself and Elephant Man, questioning his relevancy in Dancehall recent interview Beenie Man has upped the ante in the ongoing war of words between himself and Elephant Man, questioning his relevancy in Dancehall recent interview The war of words is heating up between Dancehall ... (more)

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Tue Jun 24, 2014

AllHipHop.com

Dame Dash Ends Beef With Funk Flex; Addresses Hot 97/Chuck D Situation

Dame Dash's one man mission of calling out "culture vultures" in Hip Hop has ruffled some feathers.

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Related Topix: Hip-Hop, Black Entertainment, Funkmaster Flex

Mon Jun 23, 2014

Vibe

Cipha Sounds Is Taking Angie Martinez's Hot 97 Time Slot

Last week it was announced that the Queen of Hip Hop radio, Angie Martinez, was leaving her roots at Hot 97 .

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Related Topix: Hip-Hop, Black Entertainment, Angie Martinez

Radio Ink

Ed Lover Joins Radio One in Philadelphia

Old School 100.3 has given the Hip Hop Icon best known for his days on Yo! Mtv Raps two weekend shifts, Saturdays 10am to 3pm and and Sundays 3pm-7pm.

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Related Topix: Community Connect, Hip-Hop, Black Entertainment

New York Post

Angie Martinez had reached the a tipping pointa in her career

Angie Martinez says her shocking jump from Hot 97 to rival hip-hop station Power 105 sprung from reaching a tipping point in her career where she needed to make a change.

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Sat Jun 21, 2014

WebProNews

Angie Martinez Breaks Her Silence on Hot 97 Departure

On Wednesday, June 18, the 43-year-old former rapper and radio personality announced that she was resigning from New York City's ever-popular hip-hop station.

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Related Topix: Angie Martinez, Hip-Hop, Black Entertainment, Twitter

Fri Jun 20, 2014

The Village Voice

Hot 97's Peter Rosenberg on Angie Martinez's Departure: Like the Yankees Without Jeter

On Wednesday iconic Hot 97 DJ Angie Martinez announced via Instagram that she'd resigned from the station and was on to new things.

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Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, Angie Martinez, York, NY, Music, Entertainment

Thu Jun 19, 2014

Vibe

Angie Martinez Joins Power 105

Less than a day after announcing her resignation from Hot 97, "The Voice of New York" has joined its competitor.

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Examiner.com

Angie Martinez resigns from HOT 97, and finds new home

HOT 97 is feeling a void as one of its most beloved personalities, and one of the most recognizable voices in radio has stepped down.

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Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, Angie Martinez, Lil' Kim

Wed Jun 18, 2014

Billboard

Angie Martinez and Wale attend Wrkng Title Fall 2014 event

Angie Martinez took to social media today , announcing that she's resigned from New York radio station, WQHT Hot 97. She posted a photo on Instagram of the words "Life has to move forward.

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Tue Jun 17, 2014

HipHopDx

[News] T.I. Addresses Floyd Mayweather Fight Backstory, Prognosticating Iggy Azalea's Success

Although reluctant to speak in detail about his brawl with Floyd Mayweather in Las Vegas and what led up to the fight, Atlanta rapper T.I. did speak briefly on the altercation during a recent interview with Hot 97 .

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AllHipHop.com

T.I. Says Iggy Azaela and Nicki Minaj Collabo "Is Going To Take Some Time"

Nicki Minaj and Iggy Azaela are the last two female MC's to have a Billboard Top 100 #1 single and for all intents and purposes, the only superstar female MC's currently making music.

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Sacramento Bee Newspaper

From N.Y. radio, Sacramento native’s words move the hip-hop world

At issue: Whether New York’s Hot 97 – perhaps the nation’s most prominent and influential hip-hop radio station – is doing enough to promote burgeoning artists.

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Related Topix: Sacramento, CA, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop

Mon Jun 16, 2014

The New York Observer

On Hot 97, Bill de Blasio Again Lashes Out at Chirlane-Bashing Tabs

In a post-Father's Day interview on hip-hop station Hot 97, Mayor Bill de Blasio again attacked the New York Post and the New York Daily News over their front page criticisms of his wife, Chirlane McCray, and regrets she expressed about motherhood in a New York Magazine interview in May. After talking to hosts Peter Rosenberg and Ebro Darden about ... (more)

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Fri Jun 13, 2014

TheCelebrityCafe

Dame Dash is frustrated with assumptions of his financial state and...

Business mogul Dame Dash is famous for being a part of creating and co-founding Roc-a-fella Records, which he did so with former associates Jay-Z and Kareem Burke.

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