Mick Jenkins News & Features

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Two Chicago Emcees Mick Jenkins Eyes as Competition

Fresh off a slew of performances in Austin for SXSW, Mick Jenkins stopped by Sway In The Morning for an interview and performance. During their conversation Jenkins was asked by Sway about fellow Southside... Read More
Posted about 2 months ago
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Win Tickets to See Mick Jenkins & Kirk Knight Live in New York [Booth-Exclusive Giveaway]

New York, N.Y. -- On Wednesday, February 11, Windy City rhymesayer (and DJBooth Top Prospect) Mick Jenkins and NYC buzzmaker Kirk Knight are slated to rock the stage at Lower East Side venue S.O.B.s.... Read More
Posted 3 months ago
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Best New Artist of 2014 (Best of the Booth Award Winner)

In the modern age it can be a little hard to figure out who's "new." Artists could be putting out mixtapes for years before they hit that almost impossible to definite tipping point and burst onto the national radar, but... Read More
Posted 4 months ago
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Mick Jenkins, The Conscience #TopProspects

It's hard to pinpoint exactly when the word "conscience" became a taboo in hip-hop, when a simple test - "Do these words actually mean anything?" - went from an essential tenet of rapping to an albatross. It... Read More
Posted 10 months ago
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DJBooth Announces Our New Top Prospects….

Here at DJBooth we do more than just pride ourselves on being ahead of the curve, we consider finding new artists and giving them a platform an essential, fundamental part of our jobs. Sure, we all want to talk about that new... Read More
Posted 10 months ago