Unsigned hype (slang)
Type: noun, slang
What does Unsigned hype mean?
A column in The Source magazine dedicated to featuring new, upcoming rappers without record deals.
Example sentence: “I found his music through unsigned hype.”
Unsigned hype in songs:
“Used to dream of being Unsigned Hype, ‘Til I was crushed by Dave Mays, almost let my pen fall asleep on the page” – The Game, Dreams.
“That what was my Unsigned Hype like in the back of The Source” – J. Cole, Head Bussa.
“Met Jay, dropped on a album in a week, Without unsigned hype or battle of the beats” – Beanie Sigel, More Money, More Cash, More Hoes.
“I’m good and well here in the underground, Unsigned Hype dude, I don’t fuck around” – Chris Webby, Off the Chain.