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VOTE FOR THE HOTTEST 518 ARTIST TO BE ON GENERATION NEXT

There is talent in the 518, and lots of it.The competition to be the best and to make it big is at a all time high. The grind is real and the talent is here...

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Vote Now For Your Favorite 518 Artist

Vote now for your favorite 518 artist to be played on this Sundays Generation Next. Listen to some of these dope songs from you favorites in the 518 and if you love what you hear vote them on generation next...

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Vote Your Favorite Artist Onto Generation Next

Generation is getting HOT. The heat is coming. Check out the artists below and vote for there music to be on Generation Next this Sunday. Voting ends Friday and the podcast kicks off Sunday at 10pm...

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Generation Next Presents The Best Unsigned Artist

Last night Generation Next was lit. For sure its good music coming out the 518. Shout out to US Bay who has been featured on generation next a couple time his latest single "things you do " can be heard on this podcast as well...

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Sunday Generation Next New Heat

If you missed Sundays Generation Next here is the recap. Lots of very talented people in the 518 and Tri-city area. If you are an artist in want your music featured or played on Sundays Generation Next than email a radio edited clean version to Hot991fm@gmail...

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Generation Next Podcast Recap Hosted By KeishaRenee

Generation Next is back every Sunday at 10 p.m. hosted by Keisha Renee. If you are a musician and you would like to hear your music featured on Generation Next, submit a radio-edited MP3 to Hot991fm@gmail...

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All New Generation Next 2K17

Get ready to start the new year off with some new music and new artist. Every Sunday Keisha Renee will host the Generation Next podcast where she plays only the hottest in the 518 music...

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Generation Next Recap 12-4-16 (Audio)

If you missed this past Sundays Generation Next cool, listen to the recap below. Shout out to everyone that voted for there favorite artist to be played...

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NEXT’D UP : K.O.D

Next'd up presents nothing more than the best hard working artist in the 518. This week we feature the young and gifted K.O.D. His latest mix tape is out "IN BANDS WE TRUST2" and can be downloaded on Datpiff...

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HOT991 #HOT16 Presents Malli Porter

Hot991 #Hot16 presents Malli Porter for this Thursdays #HOT16.Check out his #Hot16 and add and follow him on his social media accounts.
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Hot 16 We Are Looking For The Best In The Cap City District [VIDEO]

The only station in the 518 blazing hip-hop and R&B heat wants to know who spits hot fire.

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Hot TV Jedi RY #SPITHOTFIRE [VIDEO]

Jedi RY comes in for the Spit Hot Fire 16 Bar Challenge. Watch the 518's finest Emcee's spit hot bars of fire.

If you are a MC that would like to be featured in our next video on #HOTTV send us your info below and make sure you subscribe to our channel on YouTube...

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P. Gutter #SPITHOTFIRE Freestyle [VIDEO]

Once a month, Hot 99.1 will host a garage session with local artists spitting their hottest 16 bars. All hosted by our very own Hot 991 DJs.

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Hot 99.1 Freestyle Fridays – 8/24

This week’s Freestyle Friday featured artist is Dao Jones from Saratoga!  Dao has opened up for a handful of national artists and is gearing up for a cross-country tour.  Check out his skillz!

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Hot 99.1 Freestyle Fridays – Mikey P

The weekend is here and it's time for another edition of Freestyle Fridays!  This week's spitter is Mikey P from Colonie, NY.

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Hot 99.1 Freestyle Fridays – Geedy Featured for Episode 11

Cheers to the freakin' weekend!  Check out this week's Freestyle Fridays featured artist, Geedy, from Albany

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Hot 99.1 Freestyle Friday Special Edition – ‘No Beef Cypher’

Hot 99.1 is celebrating our first 10 weeks of Freestyle Fridays with a special cypher edition called "No Beef".  We collected talent from all around the area to come together for this common cause.  It's dedicated to those who have lost friends or family members to violence.

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Hot 99.1 Freestyle Fridays – Carolina Kid Featured for Episode 10

Cheers to the freakin' weekend!  Check out this week's Freestyle Fridays featured artist, Carolina Kid.  He's originally from South Cakalak, now living in Saratoga Springs.

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Freestyle Friday’s: No Beef Edition Coming Soon

This past Wednesday Hot 99.1 brought together 5 Local Artists and 2 DJ's to present to you Freestyle Friday's 'NO BEEF' Special Edition featuring AirlineJay, Flee, Eli McFly, Papa Dukes, Legend, DJ Ketchup and DJ Show. Dedicating this to everyone who has lost someone to violence, bringing back the concept of positivity, these local acts have come together to showcase their talent while helping to promote keeping the peace and uniting.

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Hot 99.1 Freestyle Fridays – Episode 9

Happy Friday!  This week's Freestyle Friday featured artist is Conflict from Albany.  Check out the dude's flow and vote!

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Hot 99.1 Freestyle Fridays – Episode 8

This week's Freestyle Friday artist is Rated R out of Troy, NY.  Dude spit some powerful words in this rhyme!  Support your local artists, check it out and vote!

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Hot 99.1 Freestyle Fridays – Episode 7

This week's Freestyle Friday featured artist is Legend, originally from Hudson, NY now living in Albany.  He's going to open for DMX at the Upstate Concert Hall, June 8th!

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Freestyle Fridays – Episode 6

Today's Freestyle Friday artist is Kwamizzle out of Albany!  Check out his poetic flow and vote hot or not.

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Freestyle Fridays – Episode 5 [EXPLICIT AUDIO]

Hot 99.1's Freestyle Fridays welcomes our first female rapper this week, Taya!  She may be a lady but her rhymes are as punishing as any dude in the game.

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Freestyle Fridays – Episode 4

Week 4 of Freestyle Fridays is a special one – our first R&B singer throws down! Hot 99.1 welcomed recording artist, Tameka Amar this week. She has a big album release party on Tuesday night at Jillians in downtown Albany. The party starts at 7pm. Support local hip hop and r&b!

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Hot 99.1 Freestyle Friday – Episode 3 [NSFW AUDIO]



Here we go with Freestyle Friday Episode 3! This week’s spitter is “Papa Dukez" from Saratoga.  He'll be opening up for Slaughterhouse tomorrow night at Northern Lights in Clifton Park.

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Hot 99.1 Freestyle Friday – Episode 2 Featuring David David

Here we go with Freestyle Friday Episode 2!  This week's spitter is "David David" from Schenectady.  If you want to be a part of Freestyle Friday e-mail your name, phone number, bio, city and sample track to freestylefriday@townsquaremedia.com

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Hot 99.1 Freestyle Friday – Episode 1

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Welcome to Freestyle Friday, the newest feature showcasing local talent on Hot 99.1!  Our first Freestyle Friday spitter is Pr3z (pronounced "Prez") from Saratoga Springs.  Listen to the flow he dropped in front of Mr. Subb on Central Ave. and let us know what you think.

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