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If Ab-Soul Got Dropped From TDE, What Label Should He Sign With?

Labels aren’t what they use to be. Once upon a time they were seen as a rite of passage, a stamp of authenticity, proof that you made it to the big leagues. Kids used to daydream about Roc-A-Fella chains, Def Jam... Read More
Posted about 4 months ago

Did Ab-Soul’s “These Days” Album Flop?

‚ÄčThere was a time when album sales weren’t just a measure of an artist’s success, they were the measure. Album sales were the engine that drove everything else in an artist’s career; simple, quantifiable... Read More
Posted about 12 months ago

Ab-Soul’s “These Days” Album Leaked, Let’s Listen (Stream)

Today Ab-Soul's "These Days" album leaked, and because this is 2014, the internet - or at least the portion of the internet that cares passionately about hip-hop - went scrambling to hear it. Instead of navigating through the... Read More
Posted one year ago

Ab-Soul Talks “Control System”, Revolutionary Rap & More (DJBoothTV Exclusive Interview)

For the latest episode of "Outside the Booth", DJBoothTV's own Jacques Morels catches up with TDE fast-riser Ab-Soul during the Under the Influence tour to talk about his unique rhyme style, the revolutionary roots of his... Read More
Posted 2 years ago

Ab-Soul Drops Trailer for Booth-Sponsored “LongTerm 2” Mixtape [Video]

Carson, Calif. -- Ab-Soul, the Left Coast up-and-comer most recently heard teaming up with Jay Rock on "Lifestyle," has debuted a brand new video preview of his forthcoming, 2DopeBoyz/DJBooth.net-sponsored street album,... Read More
Posted 5 years ago