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Listen to Fashawn Spit “100 Bars” Over a Jay Z Classic

Fashawn has remained mostly quiet since the release of his acclaimed second studio album The Ecology back in February. The Mass Appeal signee and... Read More
Posted 3 months ago by Brendan V

Fashawn on Writing for Dr. Dre’s “Detox,” Meeting Nas, Chuck D & More

I love music, but even more than music, I love stories. That's why so many of my interviews sound less like question and answer sessions and... Read More
Posted 5 months ago by Nathan S.

“Music Saved My Life, Again”: The Story Behind Fashawn’s “The Ecology”

Fashawn's new album, The Ecology, almost didn't happen because Fashawn almost gave up, twice. Before his 2009 project, Boy Meets World,... Read More
Posted 9 months ago by Nathan S.

Fashawn’s Making Hip-Hop History, Are You Listening?

In 2015, I'm willing to go to the bottom of the ocean in a candy-painted submarine to find hip-hop, but in my younger years I was... Read More
Posted 9 months ago by Lucas G.

Fashawn & Alchemist Write Prescription for “The Antidote” [Download]

Los Angeles, CA -- Fashawn, the West Coast buzzmaker who earned reader acclaim for tracks like "Life As A Shorty" and "The Outer City," has hooked up... Read More
Posted 6 years ago by richard

Loud.com “Streets Don’t Lie” Record Deal Contest Presents: Fashawn

Loud.com has partnered with DJBooth.net and five other high-profile hip-hop sites for their new Streets Don't Lie contest, in which six up-and-coming... Read More
Posted 6 years ago by richard

Fashawn Holds Exclusive Meet and Greet in NYC [Exclusive Coverage]

New York, NY – Whether freestyling or creating singles, Fashawn showcases the out-of-the-box thinking that's already earned him a place in the... Read More
Posted 6 years ago by Erica L.

Fashawn Spits “Midnight Groove” for DJBooth.net Freestyle Series

New York, NY -- Fashawn, the up-and-coming emcee who brought us "Sunday Morning (k-os Remix)" and "Our Way," has stepped into the Booth for the 21st... Read More
Posted 6 years ago by richard

Fashawn Excels at “Higher Learning” on New Mixtape [Free Download]

Los Angeles, CA -- Twenty-year-old emcee Fashawn, who Booth regulars may remember from his Evidence-featuring "Our Way," is back with a new mixtape... Read More
Posted 6 years ago by richard

Fashawn Releases “One Shot One Kill” Mixtape

New York, NY -- 19-year-old emcee Fashawn has just released his One Shot, One Kill, available for free download at the link below. The Mick Boogie... Read More
Posted 7 years ago by richard