Torae Songs, Videos, & Albums

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An Indie Industry: Torae on the Realities of Making Hip-Hop Money

Ever since the inaugural inception of the recording business as we know it amongst the bustling streets of New York City in the early 1900s, a rather one-sided power dynamic distancing a small set of major record label... More
Posted about 3 months ago
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Barell Brothers: The Best of Skyzoo & Torae

This one right here, is dedicated to real mother F$%@kin’ hip-hop! I love all kind of music and all kids of hip-hop (different is good), but sometimes, I need some no-nonsense rap. Well, Skyzoo and Torae just dropped an... More
Posted 3 months ago
El Gant ft. Torae & DJ Devastate - Truth Hurts Artwork
Artist: El Gant
Featuring: Torae
Album: Beast Academy
The Truth Hurts—especially when you happen to be fake as f**k. On this freshly-minted single, his first feature since March’s Five One Eight, El Gant dumps a chilly bucket of realness over his so-called... More
Posted about 4 months ago
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Skyzoo x Torae - Blue Yankee Fitted Artwork
Featuring: Skyzoo | Torae
In the ever changing landscape of Hip-Hop in New York, the city will soon have a new album to proudly represent its streets and its people. That album will have none other than NYC’s finest, Skyzoo and Torae, holding it... More
Posted about 5 months ago
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See Twista, Problem & More, Plus a DJBooth DJ Showcase at The Indie Life (SXSW)

SXSW may have started as an independent music festival, but over the years it's become as corporate as a Wal-Mart stockholders meeting as everyone from Doritos to Yahoo has set up shop in Austin. However, there are still some... More
Posted 6 months ago
Sauce Money ft. Skyzoo, Troy Ave, Torae & Maffew Ragazino - The Borough Artwork
Sauce Money is a first-time featuree in the DJBooth, but he’s far from a newcomer to the game. His guest appearances on Big Daddy Kane’s Daddy’s Home and Jay Z‘s Reasonable Doubt speak to just how deep... More
Posted 8 months ago
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Bishop Lamont ft. Torae & Flowers - Invasion Artwork
Featuring: Torae
Soft emcees should be shaking in their shoes right about now. On the lead single off his next mixtape, Bishop Lamont and two equally uncompromising colleagues join forces to mount a full-scale Invasion of the rap game.... More
Posted 9 months ago
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First Division ft. Torae - The Trade Artwork
Featuring: Torae
Once you get a taste of the powerful breakbeat supporting First Division‘s debut feature, you should know exactly what to expect from the joint. If not, allow KRS-One to school you: “The boom-bap means just that / It... More
Posted 9 months ago
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DEMOS Soundtrack Cover
Artist: Skyzoo
Featuring: Torae | Wax
DEMOS is one of the only documentaries to truly delve into the world of independent hip-hop. Through interviews with Black Thought, Talib Kweli, Naughty By Nature and many more, DEMOS provides artists with an inside look at... More
Posted one year ago
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Hannibal Stax & Marco Polo ft. Torae - Warriorz Drum Artwork
Featuring: Marco Polo | Torae
Last month, B.K. rhymesayer Hannibal Stax and veteran producer Marco Polo kicked off promotion for their collaborative debut album with 48 Bars of Death, a grimy, lyrically-oriented selection which earned praise in the Booth... More
Posted one year ago
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Reckonize Real ft. Torae, M-Dot & Tribeca - The Business Artwork
Featuring: Torae | M-Dot
If real recognize real, then the real among our readers are sure to recognize Reckonize Real. Based on his latest record, I reckon Reckonize Real is as real as they come. Tongue-twisters aside, I think ya’ll will agree... More
Posted one year ago
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Skyzoo & Torae (aka The Barrel Brothers) - The Get Up Artwork
Artist: Skyzoo
Featuring: Torae
If you’ve been thinking, “I need some new Barrel Brothers music in my life” lately, then today is like winning the musical lottery. Skyzoo and Torae are back with a trunk-rattling new joint called The Get... More
Posted one year ago
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Torae ft. The Kid Daytona - Soirée Artwork
Artist: Torae
Featuring: Daytona
Song: Soirée
For many young artists the club is the place to be to indulge in a lavish, excess-driven lifestyle. For a seasoned veteran like Torae, however, the club isn’t sophisticated enough; he prefers to have a swanky Soirée.... More
Posted one year ago
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Torae ft. Skyzoo - Cash Still Rules Artwork
Artist: Torae
Featuring: Skyzoo
C.R.E.A.M., the Wu Tang Clan‘s classic ‘94 single, saw Raekwon, Method Man and Inspektah Deck reflecting on the extent to which paper, and their struggle to obtain it, shaped their lives from an early age. Nearly... More
Posted one year ago
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Torae - Admission of Guilt Cover
Artist: Torae
Veteran emcee Torae has released his highly-anticipated new mixtape, Admission Of Guilt, for free digital download via his imprint Internal Affairs Entertainment, in conjunction with Steel Magnolia Group and DJBooth.net. The... More
Posted one year ago
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