HotNewHipHop

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HotNewHipHop (HNHH) is an online website featuring hip hop and R&B music, sports, and fashion news.[1] It also allows artists with an account to post music for fans. It also features new singles, mixtapes of artists, and videos.[1]

HotNewHipHop was co-founded by Saro D and DJ Rockstar.[2] According to Complex's Alex Ciccimarro and Insanul Ahmed, "HotNewHipHop produces the hottest new rappers in the game as far as sites go. If you want a tastemaker of who's gonna be hot, it's HotNewHipHop."[3]

HotNewHipHop creates quizzes based on the day's trends in music to increase interaction with its users.[4] In 2015, 36.38% of its traffic came from Facebook and 34.54% came from Twitter.[4]

In 2014, HotNewHipHop saw a surge in traffic after Complex's Alex Ciccimarro tapped internet personality Tune Day to host HotNewHipHop's viral "Man on the street" interview and audience-participation comedy series, Word On The Street[5][6][7] (an ode to American TV sitcom Martin and American television personality Steve Allen of The Tonight Show).

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "About HNHH". HotNewHipHop. Retrieved 2016-09-24. 
  2. ^ HNHH Staff
  3. ^ Ciccimarro, Alex; Ahmed, Insanul (2013-01-18). "10 Music Industry Heads Who Should Be A&Rs: DJ Ill Will". Complex. Archived from the original on 2016-09-24. Retrieved 2016-09-24. 
  4. ^ a b Haynam, Josh (2015-10-02). "4 News & Media Sites Boosting Interaction With Quizzes". Business 2 Community. Archived from the original on 2016-09-24. Retrieved 2016-09-24. 
  5. ^ HNHH - Word On The Street: Bobby Shmurda & GS9's Arrest [New Video]
  6. ^ Word On The Street: Tidal [New Video]
  7. ^ Jay Z Fan Goes Off On Nicki Minaj & ISIS [New Video]

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