Posts Tagged ‘Charles Hamilton’

“Cherish Yourself, and They’ll Cherish You”: Charles Hamilton on Being a Survivor and His Upcoming Album

Charles Hamilton is staying positive. This year, the New York rapper has made a conscious decision to reveal his struggles with depression and addiction, explaining in his first interview with Billboard that he has stabilized his... Read more »

Watch Charles Hamilton’s 20 Minute ‘Fire In The Booth’ Freestyle

Charles Hamilton hit BBC Radio 1’s The Rap Show with Charlie Sloth to supply some “Fire In The Booth” with an almost-20-minute freestyle. Rapping over classic beats like “We Gonna Make It,” he even throws down some... Read more »

Watch Charles Hamilton Freestyle on the “Takeover” Beat

Ever since he announced his comeback, Charles Hamilton has been on a roll. One of CH’s strengths is the freestyle. The word has lost meaning over the past years, since most on-air “freestyles” are obviously pre-planned verses,... Read more »

Watch Charles Hamilton & Rita Ora Perform “NY Raining”

Yesterday morning, Hot 97 did something special and brought Charles Hamilton and Rita Ora in to do a live performance of their single “NY Raining” in the studio. Perhaps this may be a new segment the... Read more »

Listen to Charles Hamilton & Rita Ora Celebrate on “New York Raining”

The comeback of Charles Hamilton is fully in gear, and he takes another leap forward today with a love letter to his hometown. “New York Raining” features Rita Ora on the chorus, and it’s some of... Read more »

Announcing No Ceilings at SXSW: Little Simz, Jack Garratt, Charles Hamilton, and More

This year, we’re taking No Ceilings to Austin for the first time. The show is free and open to the public, and we’re really excited to present an eclectic line-up featuring Little Simz, Jack Garratt, Charles Hamilton, Tunji... Read more »

Charles Hamilton – “Headed To The Top” (Prod. by Oddisee)

Charles Hamilton continues his comeback with more new music, this time courtesy of a debut by Hot 97’s Peter Rosenberg. Rosenberg alluded to the track during an interview with Hamilton last week, and shared it on his... Read more »

Charles Hamilton Speaks About the Video of Him Getting Punched: “I found that moment to be a beautiful moment.”

Charles Hamilton has been stepping back into the spotlight lately and has been having very honest conversations about his past. He has been opening up about his battle with mental illness as well as answering all... Read more »

Charles Hamilton: “I wanted to commit career suicide, physical suicide, spiritual suicide—I didn’t care anymore.”

When we were first introduced to Charles Hamilton nearly a decade ago, the opinions on him were split down the middle. Some forward thinking music lovers really understood where he was coming from, while many others... Read more »

Why the Timing is Right For a Charles Hamilton Comeback

It almost never pays to be first. Anyone who’s been a true pioneer or innovator usually gets their respect—sometimes years after making their mark—but it's almost always those who follow in their footsteps that truly reaps... Read more »