Dee-1 Songs, Videos, & Albums

Dee-1 - I’ll Pay for It Artwork
Artist: Dee-1
There’s not a person among us who hasn’t thought, from time to time, about what he or she would do with a billion bucks. Me, I’d probably move to Paris (after setting my mom up in a new crib, of course). New... More
Posted on Nov 05, 2013
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Palermo Stone ft. Dee-1 - Freedom Writers Artwork
Featuring: Dee-1
Set against the backdrop of the 1992 L.A. riots, 2007 drama Freedom Writers follows an English teacher played by Hilary Swank as she forges a relationship with a class of at-risk students. On Palermo Stone’ debut... More
Posted on May 01, 2013
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Dee-1 - Only God Can Judge Me Artwork
Artist: Dee-1
Fresh off his national tour with Thrift Shop chart-toppers Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, Dee-1 is enjoying a higher profile in the game than ever before. Since there’s nothing that bitter failures hate more than watching... More
Posted on Feb 15, 2013
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Dee-1 ft. Killer Mike - Never Clockin Out (Remix) Artwork
Artist: Dee-1
Featuring: Killer Mike
Most people get to go home after a hard day’s work; Dee-1, on the other hand, has vowed to make every moment count toward his hustle. Having clocked in the moment he spit his first rhyme, the New Orleans... More
Posted on Dec 18, 2012
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Dee-1 - The Focus Tape Cover
Artist: Dee-1
Dee-1, the New Orleans rhymesayer who rose to acclaim on the strength of 2011's DJBooth-hosted I Hope They Hear Me, Vol. 2, has now unleashed that project's highly-anticipated follow-up. Hosted by fellow N.O. native and... More
Posted on Oct 09, 2012
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Dee-1 ft. Alania - Pause the Music Artwork
Artist: Dee-1
Dee-1‘s last feature (a Killer Mike-assisted remix of a previously-featured single) found him highlighting the trait that separates him from his less ambitious peers: whereas other need a break from the hustle on... More
Posted on Sep 28, 2012
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Dee-1 ft. Mannie Fresh & Yasiin Bey - The Very Best Artwork
Artist: Dee-1
In this era of inflated braggadocio, every rapper and their mother will tell you they’re the greatest to ever touch a mic—even if you don’t believe it, you’ve got to fake delusions of grandeur just to keep... More
Posted on Sep 09, 2012
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Dee-1 - Master P Artwork
Artist: Dee-1
President Barack Obama, Ellen DeGeneres, [every notorious gangster both real and fictional], these are just a few of the notable individuals who have been the subject of a hip-hop record, but as you’ve probably noticed... More
Posted on Aug 16, 2012
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Dee-1 - SUAG (Shut Up And Grind) Artwork
Artist: Dee-1
Absent from the Booth since January’s release of his I’m On It! (Remix), New Orleans emcee Dee-1 is back on his grind with the appropriately titled SUAG (Shut Up And Grind). Described as being “the new... More
Posted on Jul 27, 2012
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Get Informed & Get Involved: #BarackTalk Stream of Pres. Obama’s State of the Union Address

Hip-hop may be stereotypically shallow and materialistic, but the truth is hip-hop has always been politically involved and politically powerful. In that spirit, League Of Young Voters Education Fund, AllHipHop.com and Rock... More
Posted on Jan 24, 2012
Dee-1 ft. Lil Chuckee & Fiend - I’m On It! (Remix) Artwork
Artist: Dee-1
Featuring: Fiend
Though it’s been nearly a year since I Hope They Hear Me (Vol. 2) was released in the Booth, the project’s impact is still being felt. Today, anthemic standout cut I’m on It returns in officially remixed... More
Posted on Jan 19, 2012
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Artist: Dee-1
With myriad rappers currently airing their frustrations with the bleak socioeconomic climate, Dee-1 is offering a positive antidote to the faulty value system that got us into this mess in the first place. On album leak My... More
Posted on Dec 15, 2011
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The Road to A3C: Dee-1

DJBooth is proud to announce that the Dee-1 will be rocking on our stage for this year's A3C Festival in Atlanta. Born and raised in New Orleans, Dee-1 shares the same struggles as the legendary artists that put the 504 on... More
Posted on Sep 29, 2011
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Artist: Dee-1
Looking back to the days of watching The Ultimate Warrior and Jimmy Snuka flying across my Zenith in the evenings always provides a feeling of nostalgic bliss. The soundtrack to those days was amazing, although I’ll admit I... More
Posted on Sep 15, 2011
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Dee-1 - Never Clockin Out Artwork
Artist: Dee-1
We always knew that Dee-1 was going places, and now The Source is following our lead. The magazine’s current “Unsigned Hype” pick, the New Orleans repper (and freestyle series alumnus) fills us in on the... More
Posted on Aug 29, 2011
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