Hip Hop Albums & Mixtapes - Editors Picks

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Editor's Pick
Joell Ortiz - House Slippers Cover
Wish you could kick it with Joell Ortiz in the comfort of his own home? Well, take off your shoes and slide on a pair of House Slippers, because the Big Apple vet's latest album is the next best thing. On his third solo... More
Posted 5 days ago
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Dyme-A-Duzin - Hip Hope Cover
Album: Hip Hope
Dyme-A-Duzin has come together with The DJBooth to bring listeners his latest street release, Hip Hope. The project packs a total of 14 original joints from the NYC buzzmaker, along with one bonus cut. Included are... More
Posted one week ago
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Rittz - Next to Nothing Cover
Artist: Rittz
Rittz' "Next to Nothing" album just dropped, and now that it's hit the collective ear drums of the world, I'm sure there will be no shortage of words spilled about it: album reviews, think pieces about the state of white... More
Posted one week ago
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Hannibal King - Floral Print Cover
Album: Floral Print
Queens beatsmith-turned-emcee Hannibal King has come together with The DJBooth to bring listeners his latest digital full-length, Floral Print. The first project to feature Hannibal rocking the mic as well as handling... More
Posted 2 weeks ago
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The O’My’s x Donnie Trumpet - Family Cookout EP Cover
Artist: The O'My's
Featuring: Donnie Trumpet
Summer vacation may be at an end, but there's still plenty of time and sunshine left for a good, old-fashioned Family Cookout. While you're firing up the barbecue, you can take a listen to this freshly-minted EP, a... More
Posted 2 weeks ago
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K. Sparks - Vintage Art Cover
Artist: K. Sparks
Album: Vintage Art
Over the course of his long and illustrious career as a Booth fave, K. Sparks has showcased a strong affinity for the old-school, both in his lyrical focus and in his choice of beats. So it's not entirely inappropriate that,... More
Posted 2 weeks ago
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Paris Jones - August EP Cover
Album: August EP
Los Angeles emcee and producer Paris Jones has come together with The DJBooth to bring fans his latest street release, the August EP. The eighth in a series of 12 monthly EPs that Jones plans to release over the course of... More
Posted 3 weeks ago
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ILLUS & ICBM - Behind the Mask Cover
Artist: Illus
In anticipation of the project's retail release on Tuesday, September 2, Connecticut rhymesayer ILLUS and French beatsmith ICBM are offering up their Behind the Mask LP for full, free streaming exclusively in The DJBooth.... More
Posted 3 weeks ago
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HaLo - Mansu Musa (Guest Starring Masta Killa) Cover
Artist: HaLo
Featuring: Masta Killa
North Carolina buzzmaker HaLo and Wu Tang veteran Masta Killa have joined forces to unleash their first joint full-length, the Mansa Musa LP. Drawing heavily upon the collaborators' boom-bap influences, the 16-track project... More
Posted 3 weeks ago
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Raury - Indigo Child EP Cover
Artist: Raury
Music is more than just music. Music is a marker in time. I use songs and albums the way people use photos. I have memories and relationships with certain music based on who I was when it influenced me. For example, College... More
Posted about 4 weeks ago
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Kembe X - Kembe X EP (Presented by Scion A/V) Cover
Artist: Kembe X
Scion AV Presents: Kembe X, the new EP from Kembe X, has been released to the 'net for streaming and download. The project features five new songs from the young Chicago-area rapper and The Village 777 representative. TDE... More
Posted one month ago
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Statik Selektah - What Goes Around Cover
Believers in karma say that What Goes Around comes around. If they're right, hip-hop fans must have been pretty damn good recently, because they're getting rewarded with a brand new album from Statik Selektah. The Boston... More
Posted one month ago
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Slaine - The King of Everything Else Cover
Artist: Slaine
In his heyday, Biggie Smalls declared himself King of New York—a title which Kendrick Lamar would provocatively claim on last year's Control (#HOF). As for Massachusetts native and La Coka Nostra member Slaine, he doesn't... More
Posted one month ago
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Kwamie Liv - LOST IN THE GIRL EP Cover
Artist: Kwamie Liv
Kwamie Liv may not know exactly where she's headed, but the buzzmaking Danish singer/songwriter has yet to make a misstep where the Booth is concerned. Having blessed our pages with a handful of acclaimed singles, the... More
Posted one month ago
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Dilated Peoples - Directors of Photography Cover
Album: Only the Poet
They have released four acclaimed albums, toured extensively and enjoyed sustained success as solo artists. Now, after an eight-year hiatus, Dilated Peoples returns with Directors of Photography, their debut album under the... More
Posted one month ago
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