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You Can Learn A Lot about Mack Wilds in 97 Seconds

Hot97, in association with Hennessy Cognac, present 97 Seconds Spanish Heritage Month Edition featuring Mack Wilds. In this brief biopic style interview, Mack Wilds talks growing up in the projects of New York, winning a Grammy, being of mixed heritage,…

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Lil Jon Gives Secret to Staying Relevant

Lil Jon stopped by Hot 97 and chopped it up with Cipha Sounds. He has done everything from being a DJ, producing, hitting the stage as an artist, and even appearing on celebrity apprentice. The music industry veteran talks his…

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New York HOT 97 MD Karlie Hustle Resigns

Hot 97’s MD Resigns Hot 97’s Music Director Karlie Hustle announced her resignation today.  Hustle posted earlier on her social media accounts: “I’ve made the decision to resign my position as Music Director at Hot 97. I will remain through…


Angie Martinez Exits Hot 97

20 Year industry vet Angie Martinez had one radio gig in her entire career at Hot 97 which she resigned from after 20 years of service yesterday. She stated: “Today I resigned from HOT97, I am grateful to the Emmis…


Trinidad James Lashes Out at Being Called Ratchet

In an interview with Angie Martinez, Trinidad James explains why he is upset that people call him ratchet. He talks about trying not to be a “Super Ni**a” and people judging him from one video. He says this industry will…