New Chris Mathien Songs, Mixtapes & Videos


Mathien - Soul Down and I Artwork

Mathien - Soul Down and I [Stream & Download]

Chris Mathien‘s last solo feature, released in mid-April, saw the Chicago singer/songwriter addressing a girl who turned him from a man into something more like a stone. Clearly, that catharsis helped him break back out... Read More

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Local Nobodies - Last Breath Artwork

Local Nobodies - Last Breath [Stream & Download]

It’s been a hot minute since we featured any fresh collaborative material from Windy City singer/songwriter Chris Mathien and L.A.-by-way-of-Chicago spitter Sulaiman; Feets Desire hit the Booth way back in February of... Read More

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Mathien - You’ve Made a Stone Out of Me Artwork

Mathien - You’ve Made a Stone Out of Me [Stream]

In between his last appearance on DJBooth with Shine and today, independent Chicago singer/songwriter and producer Mathien has been looking to go from a stone of a man to the vulnerable, caring individual that he used to be.... Read More

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Mathien - Shine Artwork

Mathien - Shine [Stream & Download]

Chris Mathien has made himself relatively scarce in the Booth of late; mid-August’s The Iceberg was his first solo feature since March. As is often the case, there was more to his absence than met the eye. Recently, a... Read More

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Mathien - The Iceberg Artwork

Mathien - The Iceberg [Stream & Download]

Over the course of the last century, increasing global temperatures caused by manmade greenhouse gas emissions have led to the shrinking of the polar ice caps—a situation which, if allowed to continue, could cause a rise in... Read More

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Local Nobodies ft. Vic Spencer - Feets Desire Artwork

Local Nobodies ft. Vic Spencer - Feets Desire [Stream & Download]

Most people don’t think of their feet as having wants and needs (aside from the occasional rest), but Sulaiman and Chris Mathien‘s lower extremities are evidently more opinionated than most. On their latest effort... Read More

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Local Nobodies - Runaway Artwork

Local Nobodies - Runaway [Stream & Download]

Back in January, Windy City singer/songwriter/producer Chris Mathien and Chicago-born, L.A.-based emcee Sulaiman stepped into The DJBooth with Cannonball Adderall (Wake Me Down), their first release under the “Local... Read More

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Mathien - Do You Want to Make It Your Business Artwork

Mathien - Do You Want to Make It Your Business [Stream & Download]

Not featured on the solo tip since this past March, when he blessed our pages with reader-acclaimed unreleased cut Devils in the Chi, Chris Mathien makes his return to our pages with freshly-released promo single and video Do... Read More

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Ben Official ft. Mathien & R.O.E. - Direct Descendant Artwork

Ben Official ft. Mathien & R.O.E. - Direct Descendant [Stream & Download]

Many R&B greats have called the Windy City of Chicago home and on his DJBooth debut feature Nigerian-born singer Ben Official is a welcomed addition to that growing soul movement. For Direct Descendant the crooner... Read More

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Mathien - Devils in the Chi Artwork

Mathien - Devils in the Chi [Stream & Download]

Ninety-nine times out of a hundred—despite what concerned family members may insist—there’s nothing particularly frightening about taking public transportation in a major city. But there are those occasions, usually... Read More

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Mathien x Neak - Feet Artwork

Mathien x Neak - Feet [Stream & Download]

You know what they say, if at first you succeed keep doing the same thing you did before, only with a different topic. (Ok, so maybe that’s not exactly how the saying goes, but you get the point.) Following the initial... Read More

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Local Nobodies - Cannonball Adderall (Wake Me Down) Artwork

Local Nobodies - Cannonball Adderall (Wake Me Down) [Stream & Download]

Fresh off the December release of their first full-length as a duo, the aptly-titled Mathien and Sulaiman Make a Record, singer/songwriter/producer Chris Mathien and rapper Sulaiman are taking their collaborative relationship... Read More

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Mathien x Neak - Breaking Open the Head Artwork

Mathien x Neak - Breaking Open the Head [Stream & Download]

Got any mind-altering substances handy? Don’t get me wrong, I’m not advocating the use of psychedelic drugs, I’m just saying, if you want to fully understand the first collaborative feature from emcee Neak... Read More

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Shayna Love ft. Chris Mathien - Each and Everyday [Stream]

As anyone who’s flipped on the news lately knows, human irrationality knows no bounds. Whenever it seems like the world can’t get any crazier, someone always comes along to up the ante – hell, at the rate... Read More

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Mathien & Sulaiman - Breathe In (Let Go) Artwork

Mathien & Sulaiman - Breathe In (Let Go) [Stream & Download]

As a Minne-ap resident, I’ve heard many say that our frigid winters only make spring and summer all the more enjoyable. While I don’t buy it for a second where weather’s concerned, the sentiment does ring... Read More

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Chris Mathien & Shane Eli - Route 66 [Stream]

I’m pretty sure that no one’s referred to the Internet as the “information superhighway” since 1999, but now I’m almost tempted to revive the phrase – let’s just say that, with the Booth’s... Read More

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Chris Mathien - Spread [Stream & Download]

In late ‘09, Chris Mathien stepped into the Booth with The Definition, an eclectic record which found the singer/songwriter defying those who would try and slap a label on his style. Nearly a year later, we’re... Read More

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Chris Mathien - The Definition [Stream]

What is the sound of one hand clapping? When a tree falls in the forest and no one’s around to hear it, does it make a sound? Precisely what type of artist is Chris Mathien, the mysterious hookman readers may remember... Read More

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R.O.E. ft. Chris Mathien - The Gloves (No Quit) [Stream]

Succeeding in a city as packed with A-list talent as the Chi is no easy task, but up-and-coming rapper R.O.E. (Rising Over Envy) has no doubt that his tenacity will take him straight to the top – in other words, he’s... Read More

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