It's going down in the concrete jungle with the brand new cast of Love & Hip Hop New York season 3.

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Some of last seasons players like Olivia and her manager Rich Dollaz are coming back.  Erica Mena is also coming back, however she and Rich are starting to mix business with pleasure and as she signed on as one of his newest artists.  That could cause some major problems with him and Olivia, being that the two woman don't see eye to eye already. By the way, Jim Jones' former manager Yandy has welcomed a baby boy since the last season with her boyfriend Mendeecees Harris.

Meanwhile, here's some info on the new cast members.

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Rashidah Ali- is most for being a shoe consultant to the stars and is working on a new line called Encore.

 

 

 

 

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Then there's NYC rapper Consequence, his girl Jen "The Pen" Bayer and their one year old son.  This couple is currently struggling with raising their son based on a differing of cultural and religious beliefs.

Season 3 welcomes the new other cast members:

 

Tahiry Jose is a urban model.  Among her many talents, she is well know for her sarcasm and her very public break-up with Joe Budden.

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Speaking of which, Joe Budden will also be on the show.  Other than his rapping skills, he too is well known for giving the goods on his relationships and break-ups online.Winter Ramos will also be joining the cast and she is the former assistant to Fabolous.  Now she's trying to make a name for herself in the HipHop world by writing a tell-all book about her former famous ex-boyfriends.

 

So get ready, the VH1 hit is coming back to TV for a steamy, drama filled season 3 with a whole new list of players.  Love & Hip Hop will premiere Monday January 7th at 7pm Central.