Rhymefest Songs, Videos, & Albums

Mass Hysteria ft. Rhymefest - Hands Up High Artwork
Featuring: Rhymefest
Show of hands; who here is fed up with the mainstream emphasis on coin over content? Those who have their Hands Up High are sure to love the latest single from Chicago duo Mass Hysteria. The Booth newcomers bring fellow Windy... More
Posted one year ago
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Vakill ft. Crooked I, Rhymefest, Nino Bless & Juice - Beast Ballad Artwork
Artist: Vakill
Featuring: Crooked I | Rhymefest | Nino Bless
Beast Ballad, the latest single and first Booth feature from Chitown emcee Vakill, doesn’t sound like any ballad I’ve ever heard… nor is it, technically speaking, a beast. It is, however, one of the most... More
Posted 3 years ago
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Rhymefest & GLC - Bionic Jaws Artwork
Artist: Rhymefest
Featuring: GLC
GLC and Rhymefest could be considered the right and left hand men for Kanye West. Many are unaware that Rhymefest is actually the genius behind Jesus Walks, and GLC is the driving force behind Spaceship. However, with their... More
Posted 4 years ago
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Rhymefest - El Che Cover
Artist: Rhymefest
Album: El Che
What happens to a rap career deferred? Does it dry up like a raisin in the sun? Or fester like a sore—like Ja Rule? Does it crust and sugar over—like a syrupy sweet? Maybe it just sags and desperately starts making... More
Posted 4 years ago
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Rhymefest - Turn That Sh*t Up Artwork
Artist: Rhymefest
The 178th entry in our DJBooth.net Freestyle Series comes courtesy of Rhymefest, the Chi-town veteran (and DJBooth guest blogger) most recently heard on mixtape tracks Letter and Crack the Code. On his brand new, exclusive... More
Posted 4 years ago
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Rhymefest Spits “Turn That Sh*t Up” for DJBooth.net Freestyle Series

New York, N.Y. -- Rhymefest, the Chi-town veteran (and DJBooth guest blogger) most recently heard on mixtape tracks "Letter" and "Crack the Code," has stepped into the Booth to bring us the 178th entry in our DJBooth.net... More
Posted 4 years ago
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Rhymefest Guest Blog: Real DJs vs. I-Pod Shufflers

(Editor's Note This is the fourth entry in an ongoing series from Rhymefest as he prepares to release his highly-anticipated new album El Che. Click here to read previous entries.) I love DJs so much that the first major... More
Posted 4 years ago
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Rhymefest Guest Blog: Entitled DJs are Creating Cheap Disposable Music

(Editor's Note: This is the third entry in an ongoing series from Rhymefest. Click here and here to read previous entries.) Earlier today, a DJ/Blogger came to me with his great new idea of creating a mixtape with all... More
Posted 4 years ago
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Rhymefest Guest Blog: How to Pick a Show DJ

In the earliest days of hip hop, the DJ was the star of the show. He played the hits, made people dance, and occasionally grabbed the mic saying a rhyming word or two to amp the party up. Yes, the DJ was the original MC.... More
Posted 4 years ago
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Bloggers Vs. DJs: Who’s Really Breaking Records?

The other day, a friend of mine came up to me and told me about a radio DJ that he’d spoken to, that said he wasn’t going to play my “Say Wassup” single feat. Phonte, because my name wasn’t hot enough in the... More
Posted 4 years ago
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Artist: Rhymefest
Song: Letter
If recent In the Mix interviewee Rhymefest’s new track Letter sounds a little familiar, that’s because Wale has also dropped an identically titled and very similarly produced track. So what’s the story behind the shared... More
Posted 4 years ago
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Rhymefest Jumps “In the Mix” [Exclusive Interview]

Most artists fantasize about the day they’ll be able to deliver an acceptance speech for their achievements, smiling (or crying) in front of an adoring audience with an award in hand. Appropriately, few musicians ever make... More
Posted 4 years ago
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Artist: Rhymefest
Featuring: Skyzoo
Dope hip-hop lyricism can be like an old book that the new generation likes to keep on the shelf; substituting quality for something more commercial and easy to understand. Luckily, veteran emcees like Rhymefest and Skyzoo... More
Posted 4 years ago
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Artist: Rhymefest
Featuring: Little Brother
Today, as we stare down a new offering from Chicago representer Rhymefest, we find ourselves in a classic good news, bad news situation. The bad news? Creative differences caused Fest to split with J Records, pushing back the... More
Posted 4 years ago
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Rhymefest Announces “Give It to Me” Contest Winner [Video]

Chicago, Ill. -- Back in October, hundreds of emcees sent in their best verses to Rhymefest's "Give It to Me" contest in hopes of winning a guest spot on the Chi-town vet's forthcoming full-length, El Che. In the RubyHornetTV... More
Posted 4 years ago