Category Archives: People

Iggy Azalea – Where Did The Handle Come From?


Iggy Azalea is one of the fastest rising hip hop stars on mainstream today, and in celebration we are proud to give you the four-one-one on how she came about her stage name. Very few people know her real name (Amethyst Amelia Kelly), but with a stage name you must be creative, smooth and more important something that fans can remember. To top it off you only get one shot at this, after all first impression are the ones that count.


Battle Of The Year

Sony Pictures Home Entertainment has brought together the world’s best B-Boys put them on one stage, right in your living room as they release BATTLE OF THE YEAR on Blu-ray 3D, Blu-ray and DVD*. And now you have a chance at winning the Battle Of The Year in Blu-ray!

Eminem Rap God Music Video


Eminem is back with a stack of ammo and a whole new set of tracks! Check out his newest music video Rap God as he gives us a quick six minute reminder of why is still holding on to the crown!

J Cole “What Dreams May Come Tour” Poster Giveaway


HipHopFirstClass Loves keeping you in the mix of things, with the latest music news, tours, concerts and above all our monthly giveaways! This time is no exceptions as we bring to you an all exclusive giveaway in the form a a very unique J Cole “What Dreams May Come Tour” poster

Premiere of David Guetta’s “Play Hard” featuring Akon & Ne-Yo

David Guetta

Today, we are excited to share the latest video premieres from David Guetta featuring Akon & Ne-Yo. You wont be able to contain yourself with the overall creativeness of the video as they turn it up a notch with some custom made boots.

Bruno Mars – When I Was Your Man (video)

Bruno Mars

Bruno Mars is far from taking a break from music and this time around he has come up with a new tune that will get the women all mushy inside. Check out his latest song and music video “If I was your Man”.

Bone Thugs-N-Harmony Teams Up With For #WEWORKIN Rap Contest

Bone Thugs-N-Harmony

What better way to start the new-year than by giving you a shot at $1000 worth of bling! That’s right Bone Thugs-N-Harmony has teamed up with and TLK Fusion to bring you a once in a lifetime opportunity. and Grammy Award winning group Bone Thugs-N-Harmony will conduct a nationwide rap contest online. Check out the quick video below and make sure you check out the rest of the post as it will have some extra info on how to be a part of the contest.


Do YOU think you have what it takes? If so step up to the [plate and take the challenge as Bone Thugs-N-Harmony calls out all rappers to upload their most creative rap video online at for a chance to win a $1000 shopping spree to

Nas Teams Up With Charitybuzz For A Great Cause

Nas Charitybuzz

Nas is teaming up with Charitybuzz to auction an epic New Year’s Eve experience for a great cause! Hip Hop First Class is always in the giving mood which is why we are determined to help raise funds for this special event.

Rick Ross Facing A $226K Lawsuit

Rick Ross seems to be hitting speed bumps every way he goes starting from his health issues and now extending all the way to his legal problems. The Bawse has been in the midst of controversy as he is now being served with a lawsuit, due to the fact that he cut his live show short after only 15-minutes. Now the original contract called for the Rick Ross to actually perform for an hour and believe me when I say this, he was getting very well compensated for that one hour.

The Game Offers New York Citizens Money To Go Vote

The Game may always had a chip on his shoulder on and off the mic, but that does not mean that he does not make time to be a good citizen and help the people and the country both at the same time. Game say’s he knows that elections are important for the country and the people living in it, which is why he’s been helping New Yorkers affected by Hurricane Sandy get to their nearest voting stations.