Tagged: Hot 97


Daily Inspiration: Angie Martinez’s Earliest On-Air Milestones

The New York rap community was rocked yesterday when radio personality Angie Martinez announced her sudden and immediate resignation from Hot 97. The radio host had spent the previous two decades sitting across from rap’s … read more »

POSTED June 19, 2014 2:06PM IN MUSIC TAGS: , ,

Angie Martinez Has Resigned from Hot 97

In an Instagram posted just minutes ago, legendary and longtime Hot 97 DJ Angie Martinez has confirmed she is leaving the New York radio station. “Today I resigned from HOT97. I am grateful to the … read more »

POSTED June 18, 2014 3:39PM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (1) TAGS: ,

Live: Summer Jam 2014 Cast NYC as a Battleground with Shifting Borders

The 20th edition of Hot 97′s Summer Jam was filled with legends but only one indisputable king Well into Nicki Minaj’s set at last night’s Hot 97 Summer Jam, a straggler in our press box … read more »

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On The Street: Parking Lot Style at Summer Jam

Yesterday in East Rutherford, New Jersey, a seemingly endless list of hip-hop heavyweights took to the stage for Hot 97′s Summer Jam. The annual concert, which was celebrating it’s 20th year, draws fans from far … read more »

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Lineup announced for Hot 97 Summer Jam 2014

Mark your calendars: On June 1st, New York’s Hot 97 will host the 21st annual Summer Jam at Metlife Stadium in NJ. Today the station announced the show’s lineup, and this year the top three … read more »

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Watch Kanye West Talk to Angie Martinez

“I need like a water,” Kanye West said, finding reason to pause for the first time only at the tail end of the hour he spent with Hot 97′s Angie Martinez tonight. The big news … read more »

POSTED November 26, 2013 12:28AM IN MUSIC NEWS TAGS: , , ,

Everything You Need to Know About Papoose, Summer Jam Stage-Crasher

A number of surprise guests (Mariah Carey in white cutoffs, Lil Wayne and Rick Ross for “Pop That,” Lil Kim) performed at last night’s 20th edition of Hot 97′s Summer Jam, the annual celebration of … read more »

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Peter Rosenberg Finally Got Nicki Minaj to Talk to Him About Last Year’s Summer Jam

Last year, hyping up an early crowd outside MetLife stadium, where Hot 97′s annual Summer Jam concert would be held hours later, station DJ Peter Rosenberg jokingly diminished Nicki Minaj, the night’s eventual headliner. “I … read more »

POSTED May 28, 2013 6:54PM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (1) TAGS: , , ,

Lineup Announced for Hot 97 Summer Jam 2013

New York’s hip-hop station Hot 97 has announced the headliners to their 20th annual Summer Jam concert, to be held at MetLife Stadium on Sunday, June 2nd. As has become the norm, the bill includes … read more »

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Cam’ron: Harlem Playalistic Capitalist Muzik

March 2013: Last night, the Diplomats—Cam’ron, Jim Jones, Juelz Santana and Freekey Zekey—celebrated the 10th anniversary of their 2003 major label debut with a reunion show in Manhattan. Below, take a look back at the … read more »

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