Gilbere Forte' Songs, Videos, & Albums

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Gilbere Forté - White Lights Artwork
Gilbere Forte’ was absent from our pages for the opening months of 2014 (His last feature, Waiting Game (RAAK Remix), dropped in October.), but his silence wasn’t due to inactivity. Just the opposite, in fact:... More
Posted on Mar 12, 2014
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Groundbreakers: Gilbere Forte on “PRAY”, His Influences & More

The culture isn’t moved by those who nudge it forward, who gently tap. Culture is moved by those bold and brave enough to truly push and break new ground. For our new series in collaboration with Green Label,... More
Posted on Feb 05, 2014
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Gilbere Forte x Banks - Waiting Game (RAAK Remix) Artwork
Last week, we saw Gilbere Forte’ link up with frequent production partner RAAK to remix Royals, the hit debut single from New Zealand pop songstress Lorde. Evidently, they had a blast doing so, as the dynamic musical... More
Posted on Aug 11, 2013
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Lorde ft. Gilbere Forte - Royals (RAAK Remix) Artwork
Artist: Lorde
Featuring: Gilbere Forte'
Royals, the debut single from New Zealand pop songstress Lorde, has yet to crack the Top 40 Stateside (it currently sits at #59), but if I were a betting man, I’d put money on it blowing up. Whether it’s the... More
Posted on Aug 07, 2013
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Album: PRAY
Philly-bred artist Gilbere Forte' is no stranger to The DJBooth. Over the past three years, the innovative and genre-pushing Forte' has seen 33 of his records featured on our homepage. Along with three mixtapes, two special... More
Posted on May 15, 2013
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Gilbere Forte’ ft. Active Child - Nolita Artwork
Song: Nolita
Album: PRAY
With the ink still drying on his contract with Epic Records and a stellar mixtape lead single under his belt, Gilbere Forte’ could hardly be in a better position, career-wise. Romantically? That’s quite a... More
Posted on May 09, 2013
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Album: PRAY
Despite the heavy exposure Gilbere Forte’s received in The DJBooth, I suppose it’s possible that some people are still sleeping on him. If you happen to be one of these somnolent souls, it’s time to wake up... More
Posted on Apr 30, 2013
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Gilbere Forte - PRAY Artwork
Song: PRAY
Album: PRAY
Don’t let the title of Gilbere Forte’s latest video single and EP title track fool you; as a listen to PRAY reveals, the Philly phenom ain’t about to get down on his knees for anyone. Here, frequent... More
Posted on Nov 01, 2012
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Artist: Tayyib Ali
Featuring: Gilbere Forte'
Tayyib Ali‘s last solo feature, March promo single Dear Lord, found the Philly buzzmaker offering his prayers to those who are struggling just to put food on the table. Today, the buzzmaker returns to express gratitude... More
Posted on Oct 29, 2012
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JMSN ft. Gilbere Forte, ANTHM & Deniro Farrar - Somewhere (JMSN Remix) Artwork
Artist: JMSN
If you’re familiar with Detroit singer/songwriter/producer JMSN‘s hypnotizing †Priscilla† cut Somewhere then you’re probably wondering how in the world three very different emcees were able to work their... More
Posted on Aug 09, 2012
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Gilbere Forte - YOTD: Year of the Dragon

Philadelphia fast-riser Gilbere Forte’ has joined forces with The DJBooth to bring listeners his latest street release, the YOTD: Year of the Dragon mixtape. Hosted by Terry Urban, the project features 18 tracks’... More
Posted on Jan 23, 2012
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Gilbere Forte’ - Lord Knows [Freestyle] Artwork
It’s been a minute since last we heard from Gilbere Forte’. Well, OK, his last feature was back in early October, but still, two and a half months is a long time for the freestyle alum to be away from our pages.... More
Posted on Dec 21, 2011
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Buddy James ft. Gilbere Forte & Young L - Weighting Artwork
Featuring: Gilbere Forte'
As the cliché goes, you always regret the things you didn’t do more than the things you did. Which is to say, if you have a big dream—be it making a name for yourself in the rap game, striking up a conversation with... More
Posted on Oct 13, 2011
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Featuring: Jim Jones | Pusha T
Is it just me, or is it getting kinda Hot (In This B*tch)? Well, as luck would have it, Philly repper Gilbere Forte’ and a few of his flyest colleagues are here to help you cool off. Here, Bengie and Raak‘s... More
Posted on Oct 05, 2011
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Gilbere Forte’ ft. Big K.R.I.T. - Black Soul Artwork
Featuring: Big K.R.I.T
With the release of his latest EP just a few short days away, Gilbere Forte’s returned to raise awareness with one more fresh leak off the project. Backed by the determination-drenched, Chipmunk-sampled collaborative... More
Posted on Oct 02, 2011
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