Content Writer

*This is a freelance remote role paid by article produced.

HotNewHipHop is unlike any other online publication. With a cult-like and vocal readership, we work at a lightning-fast pace, in order to stay one step ahead of the news cycle and ensure we provide accurate, timely, and engaging stories across a variety of different verticals under the Pop Culture umbrella: from Hip-Hop and R&B music to sports, to sneakers, to movies and TV, and more.

We are seeking a Content Writer to contribute evergreen and list-based articles for our site This person should be already entrenched in all things Hip-Hop and pop culture, and be extremely familiar with a variety of social media channels as sources for news, alongside major publications– the ideal candidate already checks these sources daily.


  • Contribute a minimum of 10 per week.
  • Ensure SEO, formatting, and quality guidelines are followed with every article you produce.
  • Research and source their topics proficiently.
  • Work under deadlines and submit articles for publication on time.
  • Report to the Editors and implement feedback efficiently.
  • Ability to maintain a contracted freelance schedule.


  • Availability to meet the required article quota.
  • Minimum of 1-year working experience in an editorial team.
  • You have an in-depth knowledge of Hip Hop and music news.
  • Your writing is clear, concise, and engaging, and requires very little editing.
  • You take direction well, always implement feedback, and have strong time management skills
  • Previous experience working with WordPress and Yoast SEO is an asset.

Please include your latest resume and 2 writing samples with your application. To be considered for this role, you will be asked to draft 1 mock-up article so we can gauge your Hip Hop/Music knowledge and writing skills/speed.

Job Type: Contract

Salary: From $1,000.00 per month


  • Choose your own hours

Application Question(s):

  • What is your level of knowledge of Hip Hop, music & pop culture ? (Basic, Medium, Strong)


  • Creative writing: 1 year (Required)
  • SEO: 1 year (Required)

Work Location: Remote

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