Locksmith Songs, Videos, & Albums

Locksmith ft. Olamide Faison - Jaded Artwork
Artist: Locksmith
Song: Jaded
We’ve already featured a whopping five tracks off Locksmith‘s latest digital LP, but the project still packs several more cuts dope enough to deserve a single release—maybe not a thousand, but quite a few.... More
Posted on Sep 03, 2014
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Locksmith ft. Anesha - Your Loss Artwork
Artist: Locksmith
Still haven’t copped Locksmith‘s latest project, the Booth-acclaimed A Thousand Cuts? Your Loss, I suppose. Perhaps you’ll reconsider your decision once you’ve listened to the Golden State... More
Posted on Aug 05, 2014
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Locksmith ft. Jarell Perry - Imperfect Artwork
Artist: Locksmith
Featuring: Jarell Perry
Awe-inspiring as it is to hear Locksmith simply go hard on the mic, the Golden State emcee is at his best when spitting brutally honest bars about his personal experiences. On new mixtape single Imperfect, he returns to the... More
Posted on Jul 16, 2014
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Locksmith - Free Artwork
Artist: Locksmith
Song: Free
F**kin’ Idols, the last featured single off Locksmith‘s latest street release, was an underground banger with a grimy, hard-hitting vibe. On freshly-minted follow-up Free, the Cali-repping reader fave dials down... More
Posted on Jun 24, 2014
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Locksmith - F**kin’ Idols Artwork
Artist: Locksmith
Recently, Cali buzzmaker Locksmith asked his followers on social media which record off his latest street album they would like to see turned into a video. F**kin’ Idols was the hands-down favorite. The fans having... More
Posted on Jun 03, 2014
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Locksmith - Willie Lynch Artwork
Artist: Locksmith
Allegedly given before an audience of slaveholders in 1712, the Willie Lynch Speech finds the titular plantation owner outlining a series of divide-and-conquer tactics that can be used to turn African-Americas against one... More
Posted on May 12, 2014
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This Week in Hype: Chance’s Anniversary, the Hardest Podcast With Locksmith & More

I'm really not sure why, but I keep putting out these "This Week in Hype" podcasts, and y'all keep asking for me. You're probably drunk, but hey, I got love for my fellow drunks. So we'll just have... More
Posted on May 02, 2014
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Locksmith ft. Rebecca Nobel - Who I Am Artwork
Artist: Locksmith
You could say that Locksmith has been fighting since birth. Whether it was almost being given to the wrong woman in the hospital due to an insensitive doctor or second guessing his resolve to stay true to his craft, the Cali... More
Posted on Apr 22, 2014
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Locksmith - A Thousand Cuts Cover
Artist: Locksmith
Locksmith, the Golden State buzzmaker and longtime reader fave who recently spit "Lifestyle" for our exclusive freestyle series, has unleashed his next street album. A Thousand Cuts comes heralded by lead effort "Hardest... More
Posted on Apr 15, 2014
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Locksmith ft. Leah Tysse - Hardest Song Ever Artwork
Artist: Locksmith
For some rappers, making music that’s “hard” just means yelling really f**king loud about firearms. Locksmith‘s Hardest Song Ever, however, contains no gat talk or vocal cord-shredding shouts. Rather, it draws... More
Posted on Apr 01, 2014
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Locksmith - Lifestyle Artwork
Artist: Locksmith
Oft imitated but never equaled, the DJBooth Freestyle Series ran from February 2009 through June 2011. Its 250 total entries were the work of a veritable who’s-who of underground and emerging emcees, including rising... More
Posted on Mar 19, 2014
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Locksmith ft. R.A. the Rugged Man - House of Games II Artwork
Artist: Locksmith
Featuring: R.A. The Rugged Man
Featured in January along with Brian Storm‘s official visuals, Locksmith‘s House of Games freestyle found him delivering relentless bars over an ominous boom-bap instrumental co-produced by himself and Mike... More
Posted on Feb 25, 2014
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Artist: Locksmith
Don’t let the title fool you: Locksmith ain’t playing. Those who go into House of Games expecting a lighthearted good time will quickly be disabused of that notion, thanks to the intro’s eerie piano... More
Posted on Jan 21, 2014
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Editor's Pick
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Featuring: Locksmith
Starting in mid-November, Cali buzzmakers Jarell Perry and Locksmith will be linking up to play a series of shows in L.A., New York and San Francisco. While Boothgoers have had plenty of opportunities to witness their... More
Posted on Oct 28, 2013
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Locksmith ft. Jarell Perry - Much More Artwork
Artist: Locksmith
Featuring: Jarell Perry
Album: The Green Box
If Locksmith were a Major League Baseball player, I’d assume that he’s been hanging out with A-Rod and Ryan Braun (cough…cough…taking PEDs), because the Bay Area emcee is batting a thousand here in the Booth. His... More
Posted on Aug 14, 2013
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