Hip Hop Albums & Mixtapes - Editors Picks

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Editor's Pick
Raz Simone - Cognitive Dissonance: Part 2 Cover
Artist: Raz Simone
Over the past few months, Raz Simone has been keeping fans on the edge of their seats with weekly song releases off his latest musical opus. Now, with the saga at its close, the Seattle rapper and producer has dropped... More
Posted 2 days ago
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Mathien - The Freedom Tapes Cover
Artist: Mathien
Last year, Chris Mathien parted ways with his label home, Midwest Music. Far from grieving the split, though, the Windy City singer/songwriter felt liberated and anxious to get started on The Freedom Tapes, the project he'd... More
Posted 4 days ago
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Joey Bada$$ - B4.DA.$$ Cover
Album: B4.DA.$$
The truly great, divine emcees - the Kendricks, Kanyes and Jays of the world - enter hip-hop's pearly gates without hesitation. Their reward is a lifetime of riches and adoration from rap heads. Others (who you can... More
Posted one week ago
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Lupe Fiasco - Tetsuo & Youth Cover
It's rare for me to be so excited for an album the way I am for Lupe Fiasco's Tetsuo & Youth. No, let me be more careful with my words. I'm...cautiously optimistic. I'm hopeful. I'm ready to be blown away, but bracing myself... More
Posted one week ago
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Coalmine Records - Remineded: A Collection of New & Old Remixes Cover
Coalmine Records is pleased to present Remineded: A Collection of Old and New Remixes, a compilation that offers a new spin on the Brooklyn-based hip-hop label's decade-deep history in the game. The 10-track project is both... More
Posted one week ago
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Phony Ppl - Yesterday’s Tomorrow Cover
Artist: Phony Ppl
Everyone enjoys the comforts of home, but for a recording artist or band those very same comforts can create a stale, uninspiring environment that isn't conducive to artistic growth. Phony Ppl, the funky, soulful sextet from... More
Posted 2 weeks ago
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Kat Dahlia - My Garden Cover
Artist: Kat Dahlia
Album: My Garden
I'm borderline embarrassed with the amount of spins I've given "Gangsta" over the past two weeks. The gym, the mechanic, even my grandma's spot, no matter how many times I blast Kat... More
Posted 3 weeks ago
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Novel - mood indigo Cover
Artist: Novel
Album: mood indigo
Here at The DJBooth we take great pride in championing young talent who are in the infancy stage of their career. As the artist grows, becoming more mature and complete, we grow with them. A perfect example of this harmonious... More
Posted 3 weeks ago
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Wale - Festivus Cover
Artist: Wale
Album: Festivus
FESTIVUS FOR THE REST OF US!!! Ahead of his The Album About Nothing, the Seinfeld-obsessed Wale drops off a holiday freebie in the form of a new 11-track mixtape. Featuring verses from A$AP Ferg, Chance the Rapper, Pusha T,... More
Posted one month ago
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LION BABE - LION BABE EP Cover
Artist: LION BABE
Album: LION BABE EP
Constantly embracing polarity, mixing and matching sounds and visuals to create something new and unique, New York duo LION BABE, made up of singer/songwriter and performance artist Jillian Hervey and instrumentalist and... More
Posted one month ago
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