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For the first time in the franchise's history, the Atlanta Hawks win the NBA Draft Lottery.

Ku-fu Kenny came to play! Kendrick Lamar hit us with a new diss track ‘euphoria’ earlier in the week then followed up with ‘6:16 in LA’. Drake quickly responded back within three days with his own. Where the Toronto rapper went low and brought up dark secrets about Kendrick’s apparent shaky love life. Kendrick Lamar […]

Hip-hop has been shouting “Free Thug” for a while now, looks like we might have to do the same for his wifey, Mariah The Scientist. The ATL singer recently got in a brawl where she allegedly dragged a girl and peeled her wig off her head. Mariah The Scientist did not spend too much behind […]

Usher, the musical genius, returned to ATL for a meet and greet alongside an exclusive interview session with, Incognito and DJ Misses. This special event not only celebrated Usher’s career but also rekindled the spirit of his connection with his hometown. Check out the full recap below!

Latto has been big steppin’ through the rap game with her music & her looks. Speaking of looks, did you know she got it from her mama?! Misti Pitts is the name of Big Latto’s mother. The Clayco superstar went on IG recently to post a pic of her mom serving looks. Check out some photos […]

Founder of the legendary Hip-Hop group Dungeon Family, Rico Wade has passed away. The Atlanta native was 52 at the time of his passing. No information has been reported on the cause of the death. Hip Hop mourns a pioneer that shifted the narrative to “The South Got Summin’ to Say” to arriving and thriving. […]

Rico Wade, the founding member of The Dungeon Family has allegedly passed away. ATL rapper, Killer Mike took to social media to speak about Rico passing away, “I don’t have the words to express my deep and profound sense of loss. I am Praying for your wife and Children. I am praying for the Wade […]

Did someone say Birthday Bash? Na, it’s LATTO BASH! Big Latto stopped by the Hot 107.9 studio to give everyone an idea of what to expect from her performance at this upcoming Birthday Bash on June 22nd. The Clayco native will be the first female headliner in Birthday Bash history. Alongside the headliner will be […]

According to Neighborhood Talk, Mariah The Scientist got busy last night. The video shows the ATL artist getting into a physical altercation with another woman. Sources say Mariah was fighting with one of Young Thug’s baby mothers, Cleotrapa. Thugger & Mariah The Scientist have been dating since 2021 and look to be going strong. The […]

Ever since Biggie headlined Birthday Bash in 95, Hot 107.9 has brought the biggest stars in Hip Hop to ATL for a one-of-a-kind experience. Now, the country’s largest station is bringing you a new podcast, Behind The Bash, for an exclusive look into what it takes to create one of the hottest events in the […]

According to TMZ, Rapper OJ Da Juiceman has been arrested. Coweta County police stated that they found cocaine and a 9mm handgun in his possession. During the traffic stop, Juiceman failed to maintain his lane and attempted to flee from the police. More news to come as the story develops. RELATED: Young Thug’s RICO Trial Delayed […]

LOS ANGELES — You may have watched the 96th Academy Awards ceremony – hosted by comedian Jimmy Kimmel – Sunday evening, and some of this year’s winners have ties to the Hoosier state. Christopher Nolan’s film “Oppenheimer” won seven awards, including those for Best Picture, Best Actor, Best Supporting Actor, and Best Director. Continue reading […] The post Some 2024 Academy Award Winners Have Hoosier Ties appeared first on WIBC 93.1 FM.