New Shawn Chrystopher Songs, Mixtapes & Videos


Shawn Chrystopher - Stars Align [Stream]

Not glimpsed on our front page since stepping into the Booth with Jaded nearly half a year back, Shawn Chrystopher finally returns to kick off his 2015 with a fresh promo single. On Stars Align, the Inglewood emcee delivers... Read More


Shawn Chrystopher - Jaded [Stream]

When you’ve spent enough time in the music game—or any game—you’re bound to become a little Jaded. Cynicism generally tends to put a damper on creativity, but it only seems to have invigorated Inglewood phenom... Read More


Shawn Chrystopher - Faithful [Stream & Download]

Even in the midst of a breezy summer romance, jealousy rarely fails to rear its ugly head. On his next independent full-length’s new single, making its world premiere on our front page, longtime DJBooth fave Shawn... Read More


Shawn Chrystopher - Did It Twice [Stream]

When it comes to life’s pleasures—drinks, dope verses, rounds in the bedroom—one just ain’t enough. At the very least, you’ve got to double up. On promo cut Did It Twice, the Inglewood phenom’s... Read More


Shawn Chrystopher - The Lovestory LP [Album]

Inglewood emcee Shawn Chrystopher has unleashed his latest album-length collection of original material, The Lovestory LP, which is can be streamed in full here at The DJBooth. Considered by the artist to be his studio... Read More


Shawn Chrystopher - Biscayne [Stream]

Earlier this week, I traveled up to Maine to visit my folks. While it has been cloudy and rainy all week, gloomy weather didn’t stop me from going swimming. As soon as I jumped in, however, I knew I had made a mistake,... Read More


Shawn Chrystopher ft. Buddy - BYD [Stream & Download]

Sometimes, for an artist, it can be hard to tell if a new record is dope or not, since the Yes-men in their corner won’t tell them the honest truth (“Ya sh*t stinks, keep it movin!). It isn’t difficult,... Read More


Connor Evans ft. Shawn Chrystopher - Hipsters & PrimaDonnas [Stream & Download]

It’s been a few weeks since Redlands, Cali rhymesayer Connor Evans wrapped up promotion for his DJBooth-hosted #GreenLightLife tape with video single Home to the West. While he’s spent that time unwinding by... Read More


Shawn Chrystopher - Minding My Business [Stream]

Once a regular fixture in the Booth, Shawn Chrystopher has been absent from our pages since the July 2012 release of his lovestory mixtape. Today, the Los Angeles native breaks his silence with Minding My Business, a pensive... Read More


Planet VI, G-Scott & Shawn Chrystopher - Doin’ Here [Stream]

There’s no telling who will pop up on a given track off SMKA and The Flush‘s forthcoming A3C compilation; previously-released joints Turn Around, Swisha and The Sparks have featured emerging artists from... Read More


Shawn Chrystopher - lovestory [Album]

Following his highly rated album Silent Films for the Blind, west coast up-and-comer Shawn Chrystopher has released his next project, lovestory. Featuring lead singles One of My Homies and H-Town (Remix), Shawn's album... Read More


Shawn Chrystopher ft. GLC - H Town (Remix) [Stream & Download]

Shawn Chrystopher may hail from Inglewood, California, but the emcee has mad respect for H-Town. With that said, his latest feature (presented here in its officially remixed form) has less to do with the Lone Star... Read More


Sean Falyon ft. Shawn Chrystopher - We On [Stream & Download]

While Sean Falyon‘s last feature, Mouthful of Lies, polarized Booth readers, Sean Falyon hasn’t lost one iota of confidence. On his latest mixtape leak, the Philadelphia repper states with utter self-assurance,... Read More


Shawn Chrystopher - One of My Homies [Stream]

The next time someone asks you about your friends, don’t respond with that old TLC one-liner. This morning, Shawn Chrystopher leaked that new-new so now you can respond with some new slanguistics. One of My Homies... Read More


Shawn Chrystopher ft. Ashly - Ringtone Paradise [Stream]

With Drake‘s Club Paradise earning heavy spins in the Booth and beyond, Inglewood fave Shawn Chrystopher has decided to jump on the single’s 40-produced instrumental. On new freestyle/remix Ringtone Paradise, the... Read More


Shawn Chrystopher - Name on My Heart [Stream & Download]

As the weather gets colder and the days get shorter, cuff season is approaching us and many of us fellas are looking for a special girl to stay close to for the wintertime.  While Drake has taken the approach of getting... Read More


Shawn Chrystopher - Til We Get There [Stream & Download]

Shawn Chrystopher may not be a household name just yet, but the Inglewood repper and his crew are confident that it’s only a matter of time. The freestyle alum‘s headed to the top and, as he puts it on his latest... Read More


Shawn Chrystopher - Too Cold [Stream & Download]

If you ever find yourself tempted to lick Shawn Chrystopher on a winter day, think again; odds are you’d end up with your tongue frozen to the Inglewood emcee, A Christmas Story-style. On the latest single off his... Read More


Shawn Chrystopher - Chuck D Handles All My Day to Days [Stream & Download]

Having a solid role model can be a tremendous help when it comes to making life decisions, be they big or small. West Coast repper Shawn Chrystopher‘s guiding light? The Booth fave takes cues from the best of the best,... Read More


Shawn Chrystopher - It’s My Time Now [Stream & Download]

Shawn Chrystopher has been on his grind lately pushing Silent Films for the Blind, and with only a few singles out I can safely say I’m more excited about it then Lil B’s new album (I know, I know, it wasn’t as terrible... Read More


Shawn Chrystopher - Engine Running [Stream & Download]

“Yeah Inglewood…Inglewood always up to no good.” Since those lyrics were recited in 1996, followed by Omar Epps reppin’ for it in The Wood in 1999, there hasn’t been too much noise coming from Inglewood. Well,... Read More


Shawn Chrystopher ft. Malcolm X - Trunk Shakin [Stream & Download]

How do you get today’s hip-hop lovers to listen to the wisdom of yesterday’s leaders? Simple: incorporate those timeless words into a rap cut that’ll have their Trunk Shakin’. On the latest leak off... Read More


Shawn Chrystopher - Ashes on My Macbook [Stream & Download]

Unbelievably, it’s been nearly eight months since Shawn Chrystopher stepped into the Booth with a new feature. Today, the Cali underground mainstay and freestyle series alum returns to rectify the situation with... Read More


Shawn Chrystopher - Catch Me if You Can [Stream & Download]

Anytime you leave an Audition like Freestyle Series alum Shawn Chrystopher did, you feel on top of the world. Elated and overjoyed, you’ve earned the right to party. After all, you got the part. On Catch Me if You Can, the... Read More


Shawn Chrystopher - All the Other Kids [Stream]

I’ve noticed DJBooth Freestyle Series alum Shawn Chrystopher, promoting his new single All the Other Kids on Twitter for the past few days now; he even promised to follow everyone who posted a link to it. Frankly, I... Read More


Shawn Chrystopher - They Ain’t Wanna Hear Me [Stream]

When longtime reader fave Shawn Chrystopher speaks, listens. Shockingly, though, there are some who simply refuse to heed his words – as the Inglewood native (and exclusive freestyle series alum) puts it on this... Read More


Mann ft. Skeme & Shawn Chrystopher - Kickin It Wit the Lingo [Stream]

Back in August of ‘09, Mann succeeded where quite a few other artists had failed, earning widespread Booth acclaim for a tuneful track revolving around the trendy topic of Text messaging. The L.A. native’s clearly... Read More


Shawn Chrystopher, El Prez & J the S - Shootin’ Cops [Stream]

First things first: Shootin’ Cops, the latest leaked track off Numonics’ forthcoming street album, is not a spiritual successor to Ice-T’s infamous Cop Killer. In fact, the title doesn’t have a whole... Read More


Shawn Chrystopher - The Audition [Album]

Considering that most rappers lie more than Tiger Woods, there’s no more ironic phrase in hip-hop than keeping it real. Let’s keep it real; not since the ‘80s hair metal era has a musical genre been built around more... Read Full Review


Shawn Chrystopher Drops “The Audition” EP [Free Download] [Feature ]

Inglewood, Calif. -- West Coast buzzmaker (and recent Booth interviewee) Shawn Chrystopher is back with The Audition EP, his first project since August '09 debut album A City With No Seasons. Presented by Mick Boogie and... Read More


Shawn Chrystopher - Can’t Take That From Me [Stream]

Fresh off the release of Booth-premiered, reader-acclaimed leak Like a Kid Again, house favorite Shawn Chrystopher is back to remind fans and haters alike that, at the end of the day, he’s simply looking out for numero... Read More


Shawn Chrystopher - Like a Kid Again [Premiere] [Stream]

Heraclitus of Ephesus once said, “A man is most nearly himself when he achieves the seriousness of a child at play,” and the best, most creative rappers exist as living proof of that statement’s veracity. Oh,... Read More


Neako ft. Shawn Chrystopher, Phil Adé, Yelawolf, Smoke DZA & Stalley - Suicide (Remix) [Stream]

I’ve never had the patience to memorize whatever magical set of twists and turns solves the classic puzzle, but it’s clear from the behavior of Rubik’s Cube aficionados that the things are damned addictive... Read More


El Prez Takes Fans on a Tour of “Inglewood” in New Video [Feature ]

Inglewood, C.A. -- Featured back in summer '09, El Prez' "Inglewood" (feat. Shawn Chrystopher and Polyester) has received the official music video treatment. Directed by Fredo Tovar and Scott Fleischman of APLUS Films, the... Read More


XV ft. Freddie Gibbs & Shawn Chrystopher - Me, You (Remix) [Stream]

Though XV won Staff Pick for “Best Mixtape” and “Best New Artist (Unsigned)” at yesterday’s Best of the Booth awards ceremony (which, full disclosure, only took place in my imagination this year –... Read More


Shawn Chrystopher ft. Chris Focus - Heartbreaker [Stream]

When a relationship is going well there’s nothing better, but when it’s going bad? Oh man…that’s about as low as you can get. Unfortunately Booth favorite Shawn Chrystopher knows only too well the depths to which... Read More


Shawn Chrystopher Drops Debut Album “A City With No Seasons” For Free Download [Feature ]

Inglewood, CA -- Reader favorite Shawn Chrystopher is back in the Booth with his long-awaited debut full-length, A City With No Seasons. Including previously-featured, reader-acclaimed leaks "Untitled," "Lose Your Mind," and... Read More


Shawn Chrystopher - Believer [Stream]

Untitled and Lose Your Mind, the first and second official leaks off Shawn Chrystopher‘s A City With No Seasons LP, both earned high praise in the Booth, but it seems the Inglewood emcee’s saved the best for... Read More


Shawn Chrystopher - Lose Your Mind [Stream]

If there’s one thing I’ve learned from hip-hop, it’s this: in order to be the best, you have to say you’re the best.  Thus, whenever anyone asks me what I do for a living, I respond, “Oh,... Read More


El Prez ft. Shawn Chrystopher - Inglewood [Stream]

Every city has it’s ups and downs, but it’s hard not to love one’s own hometown.  Take Minneapolis, for example; though our long, grueling winters are enough to give a hermit cabin fever,  those... Read More


Shawn Chrystopher - Untitled [Stream]

It’s amazing the lengths to which some men will go to show the special ladies in their life that they love them. Some men buy bouquets of flowers, some men take their women out to fancy dinners. Some men even take nine... Read More


Shawn Chrystopher Drops “I.W.G.2: I Told You So” Mixtape [Download] [Feature ]

Los Angeles, CA -- Shawn Chrystopher, the Inglewood up-and-comer who brought us the 19th entry in our Freestyle Series, "Do It For You," is back with the latest installment of his I Wear Glasses series. Hosted by... Read More


CA$HE ft. Donnis, Shawn Chrystopher & Phil Nash - Unstoppable (Regional Remix) [Stream]

Despite the ringside-announcer style introductions, this newly-released remix off Harlems Cash‘s forthcoming mixtape is less of a knock-down, drag-out battle for lyrical supremacy than a united effort to demonstrate... Read More


Shawn Chrystopher - Do It For You [Stream & Download]

The 19th entry in our exclusive freestyle series comes courtesy of Shawn Chrystopher, the up-and-coming emcee who brought us Booth-approved cuts Me and Not Really Here, as well as appearing on R&B singer Mateo‘s... Read More

Shawn Chrystopher Spits “I Do It For You” for Freestyle Series [Feature ]

New York, NY -- Shawn Chrystopher, the indie emcee who brought us reader-approved records"Me" and "Not Really Here" has stepped into the Booth to deliver the 19th entry in our Freestyle Series. On his brand new,... Read More


Mateo ft. Shawn Chrystopher - Underneath the Sky [Stream]

Though Mateo was only recently signed to MySpace Records, the Booth newcomer is already showing signs of sky-high ambition—case in point: the singer’s latest mixtape, the Mick Boogie-presented Underneath the Sky (Ch.... Read More


Shawn Chrystopher ft. Sam Sparro - Not Really Here [Stream]

In anticipation of his debut album, A City With No Seasons, Shawn Chrystopher plans to release a few new records that didn’t make the cut.  In the case of this record, which he himself described as “one of... Read More


Chester French ft. Shawn Chrystopher - She Loves Everybody (Remix) [Stream]

With the help of danceable lead single She Loves Everybody, Cambridge, MA pop duo Chester French have been building buzz for their forthcoming debut album, Love the Future (set to drop in February ‘09 off Star... Read More


Shawn Chrystopher Releases “Inglewood Hero” Video [Feature ]

Los Angeles, CA -- Flouting hip hop convention, up-and-coming emcee Shawn Chystopher has released a video for "Inglewood Hero," a cut from his recent I.W.G.: I Wear Glasses mixtape. Shot in a unique, black-and-white visual... Read More


Shawn Chrystopher - Me [Stream]

Inglewood, California native Shawn Chrystopher wants to make sure you are clear on something:  it’s all about him.  He stresses this very truth on his lead single, Me, from his debut EP, No One Knows You, which... Read More