Charlie Smarts Songs, Videos, & Albums

J57 ft. Von Pea, Charlie Smarts, Andrew Thomas, Jefferson Price - Do Earth Artwork
Artist: J57
Featuring: Von Pea | Charlie Smarts
I don’t know why people think this hip-hop sh*t is so complicated. Forget the co-signs and viral marketing campaigns and hit singles. It’s been the same since Kool Herc was spinning block parties; take a dope beat and... More
Posted 2 years ago
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Phonte x King Mez x Charlie Smarts - In the 336 Artwork
Artist: Phonte
Featuring: King Mez | Charlie Smarts
Wondering how they do it “In the 336? You’ve come to the right place—on the inaugural leak off The Dropouts’ forthcoming compilation album, three of Greenboro, North Carolina’s most talented... More
Posted 3 years ago
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Since Little Brother set the underground on fire with The Listening in 2003, people have had their eyes and ears bent towards the Carolinas hoping to find more quality artists and sounds.  The larger crew LB was part of,... More
Posted 3 years ago
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Song: AC
If you told me a few years ago that the Carolinas would be churning out promising artists like Diddy churns out swag, I would have not believed a word. However, with talent like Cole World, Righchus, King Mez and Kooley High... More
Posted 3 years ago
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Hip-hop has seen some unlikely homages over the years – Laws’ recent Paul McCartney tribute album and Lil B’s infamous ode to Ellen Degeneres come to mind – but until someone shows me different, I’m going to assume... More
Posted 3 years ago
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Charlie Smarts - Torture Artwork
Song: Torture
Nasir Jones stated on Bridging The Gap that “the blues came from gospel, gospel from blues.” Essentially, hip-hop came from those, mixed with a little rock ‘n roll, reggae and disco and eventually evolved into its own... More
Posted 3 years ago
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Artist: J. Capri
Featuring: Charlie Smarts
J. Capri‘s last Booth feature may have found the emcee getting Empowered over a hard-hitting beat by Johnny Juliano, but don’t think for a second that he does what he does simply to increase his own clout. On the... More
Posted 3 years ago
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Charlie Smarts - The Skin (Feel It All Around Remix) Artwork
Though North Carolina’s Kooley High have been semi-regular visitors to our front page, crew member Charlie Smarts hasn’t had a solo feature since – damn – all the way back in August of 2009. In any case, the... More
Posted 3 years ago
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Song: Bonanza
Believe it or not, Kooley High emcee Charlie Smarts was once just another luckless fella draining his bank account buying drinks for ladies he’d never see again.  How did he did turn from an average shmoe into the... More
Posted 5 years ago
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How hot are Charlie Smarts’ rhymes?  Well, as the North Carolina emcee explains on this track off his newly-released f’alex LP, those who get in the way of his lyrical fire are liable to end up Well... More
Posted 5 years ago
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