Ab-Soul Songs


Asaad ft. Ab-Soul - Alejandro Jodorowsky Flow Artwork

Asaad ft. Ab-Soul - Alejandro Jodorowsky Flow

Who says hip-hop doesn’t teach you anything? If it weren’t for Asaad‘s latest feature, I might never have known about Alejandro Jodorowsky. For those curious, Alejandro Jodorowsky is a Chilean-French...Read More

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Jesse Medina ft. Ab-Soul, Sir Michael Rocks & Anya Kvitka - Riddims 2.0 Artwork

Jesse Medina ft. Ab-Soul, Sir Michael Rocks & Anya Kvitka - Riddims 2.0

Jesse Medina‘s last Booth feature came in February, with So Called Friends. On the newly-released Riddims 2.0, Medina brings along some real friends who just so happen to know their way around the mic. Accompanying...Read More

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Nitty Scott, MC ft. Ab-Soul - Apex Artwork

Nitty Scott, MC ft. Ab-Soul - Apex

Nitty Scott, MC‘s been absent from our front page since guesting on Blu and Nottz‘s Boyz II Men back in October of 2013, but don’t think for a second that her skills have deteriorated in the months between...Read More

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Smoke DZA ft. Ab-Soul - Hearses Artwork

Smoke DZA ft. Ab-Soul - Hearses

Haters and sucker emcees, let it not be said that Smoke DZA never did anything for you. On his latest promo single, the Harlem rhymesayer makes it known that he’s handing out free Hearses to anyone standing in his way....Read More

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Lupe Fiasco

Lupe Fiasco x Ab-Soul - Thorns & Horns

Were you one of the hardcore Lupe Fiasco fans who heaved a sigh of disappointment at the straightforward, radio-ready style of last week’s Snitches? Then Thorns & Horns is for you. A loosie released (according to...Read More

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Mac Miller ft. Dash, Ab-Soul, Vince Staples & Retch - Amen Artwork

Mac Miller ft. Dash, Ab-Soul, Vince Staples & Retch - Amen

On a recent promo cut, Mac Miller wondered whether he might be hip-hop’s version of el Diablo. The fact that his latest feature is called Amen may seem contradictory at first blush, but hit play and you’ll quickly...Read More

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Common ft. Ab-Soul - Made in Black America Artwork

Common ft. Ab-Soul - Made in Black America

January’s War found Common offering an incisive, thought-provoking lyrical take on gun violence in his native Chicago. On the newly-released Made in Black America, the Windy City mainstay continues to address the issues...Read More

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Ab-Soul

Ab-Soul - Dub Sac

A few years ago, Ab-Soul was rolling through the city streets with a Dub Sac in his bucket. Today, ain’t nothing changed—except he’s got a whole ounce of good weed, and he’s upgraded his whip to a Benz....Read More

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Vic Mensa ft. Ab-Soul & BJ The Chicago Kid - Holy Holy Artwork

Vic Mensa ft. Ab-Soul & BJ The Chicago Kid - Holy Holy

Whether consciously or not, artists are often motivated by the desire to create something that will outlast them. Such is definitely the case for Vic Mensa, who comes face to face with his own mortality on Holy Holy, a...Read More

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Chuck Inglish

Chuck Inglish ft. Mac Miller & Ab-Soul - Came Thru / Easily

Being fly ain’t just a matter of what you do; it’s also about how you do it. For an example of someone who has both sides of the equation nailed down tight, look no further than Chuck Inglish. On new EP single and...Read More

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Snake Hollywood ft. Ab-Soul - Choke Artwork

Snake Hollywood ft. Ab-Soul - Choke

As a rapper, the last thing you want to do when introducing yourself to a new audience is Choke. Fortunately for Snake Hollywood, he’s not the one performing the titular action on his first Booth feature—on the...Read More

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Rapsody ft. Nipsey Hussle, Ab-Soul & Terrace Martin - Never Know Artwork

Rapsody ft. Nipsey Hussle, Ab-Soul & Terrace Martin - Never Know

With a new project on the horizon, NC emcee Rapsody is back to remind us that she is a quiet force to be reckoned with. If you’re familiar with her work, then you already know what’s up, as her new single Never...Read More

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Ab-Soul - Christopher DRONEr Artwork

Ab-Soul - Christopher DRONEr

Let it not be said that Ab-Soul shies away from controversy. On his latest feature, the Top Dawg Entertainment signee combines two of the most provocative topics in recent memory—cop killer Christopher Dorner and the US...Read More

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Black Hippy - U.O.E.N.O. (Remix) Artwork

Black Hippy - U.O.E.N.O. (Remix)

Yesterday, Kendrick Lamar and his Black Hippy colleagues kicked off the good kid, m.A.A.d. city World Tour in Las Vegas, Nevada. Even while on the road, K.Dot and company are committed to keeping their hungry online fanbase...Read More

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Sir Michael Rocks ft. Ab-Soul & Dash - In a Minute Artwork

Sir Michael Rocks ft. Ab-Soul & Dash - In a Minute

Sir Michael Rocks has a new solo LP, Banco, dropping In a Minute. And by “a minute” I mean “a period of indeterminate length,” since the set is currently unscheduled. Realizing that timeframe might not be entirely...Read More

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Chance The Rapper ft. Ab-Soul - Smoke Again Artwork

Chance The Rapper ft. Ab-Soul - Smoke Again

I don’t know about y’all, but if I had a massively-anticipated project scheduled for release tomorrow, I’d be feeling a little anxious. So, what’s Chance the Rapper doing to take the edge off as he...Read More

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Ab-Soul ft. Mac Miller - The End Is Near Artwork

Ab-Soul ft. Mac Miller - The End Is Near

Ab-Soul has seen the future, and it ain’t looking too bright… for sucker emcees, anyway. On new promo single The End Is Near, the TDE solider informs his competition that they aren’t long for this world....Read More

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Ab-Soul

Ab-Soul & Short Dawg - Bubble Gum Blues

Last October, while in Los Angeles for several business meetings, I had the chance to catch A$AP Rocky and ScHoolboy Q perform at Hollywood Palladium.  During Q’s performance I remember seeing a large posse...Read More

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Meek DeMeo

Meek DeMeo ft. Ab-Soul - Hallucinogen

Some people, when dealing with problems in their love life, drink heavily in order to forget about their cares. But why just drown your sorrows, when you can escape from reality itself? New mixtape single Hallucinogen finds...Read More

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Ab-Soul & JMSN - You’re Gone Artwork

Ab-Soul & JMSN - You’re Gone

An uncredited contributer to four tracks off Kendrick Lamar‘s good kid, m.A.A.d. city, JMSN is now hard at work on a full-length project with another Black Hippy affiliate and DJBooth fave, Ab-Soul. When two artists as...Read More

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Ab-Soul ft. Kendrick Lamar - ILLuminate Artwork

Ab-Soul ft. Kendrick Lamar - ILLuminate

When you’re shining as brightly as Ab-Soul, there’s no sense in hiding your light under a bushel. On a newly-released cut off his next studio album, the Top Dawg Entertainment buzzmaker sets out to ILLuminate the...Read More

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Mac Miller ft. Ab-Soul - All the Time Artwork

Mac Miller ft. Ab-Soul - All the Time

Released under the Pittsburgh indie phenom’s “Larry Fisherman” alias, Mac Miller‘s last feature, Doodling in the Key of C Sharp, earned him props for his willingness to think outside the box, but was a little...Read More

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Ab-Soul - Only 1

Nowadays, it seems like rappers pop up out of nowhere, often biting one another’s styles and creating a whole industry of carbon copied clones. Despite all the parody in the game, there is still Only 1 Ab-Soul. At the...Read More

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Kendrick Lamar

Kendrick Lamar ft. Ab-Soul & Jay Rock - The Heart Pt. 3 (Will You Let It Die)

In his review of Kendrick Lamar‘s major-label debut album, the Booth’s own Nathan S. goes so far as to call the LP a classic-in-the-making—and my ears find no evidence to the contrary. In case those and other...Read More

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Talib Kweli ft. Black Thought & Ab-Soul - Congregation Artwork

Talib Kweli ft. Black Thought & Ab-Soul - Congregation

“Can I get a ‘Church!’ from the Congregation?” Fresh off unleashing his latest street album upon the ‘net, Talib Kweli has donned his Sunday best to bring us a standout selection off the project. And,...Read More

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Colin Munroe ft. Kendrick Lamar & Ab-Soul - Scars N Stars Artwork

Colin Munroe ft. Kendrick Lamar & Ab-Soul - Scars N Stars

Over the past year or so the TDE crew has been rock solid when it comes to collaborations. Collectively they’ve put in work with Dr. Dre, Macklemore, 50 Cent and countless others. So it should come as no surprise that...Read More

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Ab-Soul - Nibiru Artwork

Ab-Soul - Nibiru

No rapper makes you listen to their track with Wikipedia open in another tab like Ab-Soul. Speaking of which, give me a moment…apparently Nibiru refers to a supposed disastrous encounter between the Earth and a large...Read More

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Ab-Soul - Black Lip Bastard (Black Hippy Remix) Artwork

Ab-Soul - Black Lip Bastard (Black Hippy Remix)

TDE truly is a movement, and since Kendrick Lamar, Jay Rock and ScHoolboy Q have all come out with new albums in the last year it’s got to be Ab-Soul’s turn to catch some spotlight. And since the crew rolls together, it...Read More

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Rapsody ft. Raheem DeVaughn & Ab-Soul - NonFiction Artwork

Rapsody ft. Raheem DeVaughn & Ab-Soul - NonFiction

On many a hip-hop song the words “we got one” have been emphatically proclaimed, but the end result is sometimes less than desirable. For instance, Booth fave Rapsody‘s latest single NonFiction beings with a...Read More

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Strong Arm Steady ft. ScHoolboy Q, Ab-Soul & Jay Rock - Fair Fight Artwork

Strong Arm Steady ft. ScHoolboy Q, Ab-Soul & Jay Rock - Fair Fight

Fair warning, this one is iller than an ebola outbreak. For Strong Arm Steady‘s new cut Fair Fight the L.A. trio grabs a beat from Boston godfather Statik Selektah that would have even invertebrates nodding their heads....Read More

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Treacherous Records ft. Ab-Soul, Fashawn & One-2  - Donnie Brasco Artwork

Treacherous Records ft. Ab-Soul, Fashawn & One-2 - Donnie Brasco

Based on the life of FBI agent Joseph D. Pistone, ‘97 film Donnie Brasco saw an intrepid G-man infiltrate a prominent crime family, ultimately penetrating so deeply into the organization’s chain of command that he...Read More

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Ab-Soul ft. Jay Rock & BJ The Chicago Kid - Lust Demons Artwork

Ab-Soul ft. Jay Rock & BJ The Chicago Kid - Lust Demons

Normally, I would not approve nor condone a young artist’s bold decision of sampling a soul legend’s music. I would say first, do your homework and find out what said legend is/was about, then and only then, can you...Read More

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Ab-Soul ft. Danny Brown & Jhené Aiko - Terrorist Threats Artwork

Ab-Soul ft. Danny Brown & Jhené Aiko - Terrorist Threats

Attention, readers: in response to credible Terrorist Threats we ask that you evacuate The DJBooth immediately. Or, if you’re feeling daring, you could always stick around and take a listen to Ab-Soul‘s latest...Read More

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Ab-Soul

Ab-Soul ft. Alori Joh & JaVonte’ - Empathy

Need a shoulder to cry on? Ab-Soul‘s your man. Of course, if you happen to be an attractive woman, you’re likely to get a little more than Empathy from the Top Dawg Entertainment repper. Accompanied by the...Read More

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Ab-Soul ft. ScHoolboy Q - SOPA Artwork

Ab-Soul ft. ScHoolboy Q - SOPA

For all of you who don’t hablo espanol, Sopa is Spanish for “soup”, and coincidentally I had a delicious sopa de cebolla for lunch just yesterday. Wait..hold on…I’m being told by Ab-Soul that the title of his new...Read More

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Ab-Soul - Pineal Gland

According to University of New Mexico psychopharmacologist Dr. Rick Strassman, the hallucinations commonly associated with near-death experiences may be caused by a massive release of the psychedelic substance DMT from the...Read More

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Ab-Soul - Showin’ Love Artwork

Ab-Soul - Showin’ Love

Whenever Ab-Soul shows up on the DJBooth front page, readers be Showin’ Love. All of the emcee’s solo features have received above average reader reviews, with late January’s Black Lip Bastard earning him...Read More

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ScHoolboy Q

ScHoolboy Q ft. Ab-Soul - Druggys Wit Hoes Again

Update: Click “Listen” to watch Q’s “Druggys WitH Hoes Again” video. No, those aren’t typos; ScHoolboy Q‘s latest feature is really titled “Druggys Wit Hoes Again.” That laissez-faire...Read More

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Ab-Soul - Black Lip Bastard

Grimy street-tale laced hardcore rap has by-and-large lost its authentic feel thanks to the mass commercialization of the sub-genre. However, what Top Dawg Entertainment is putting together with their roster is...Read More

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Tommy Black ft. Ab-Soul - Supernatural Artwork

Tommy Black ft. Ab-Soul - Supernatural

A Nomad, Sweden-based beatsmith who’s collaborated extensively with the Top Dawg Entertainment family, Tommy Black jumps into the driver’s seat on his solo Booth debut, Supernatural. Despite occupying the...Read More

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Rapper Big Pooh ft. Kendrick Lamar & Ab-Soul - RapperPooh-a-lude Artwork

Rapper Big Pooh ft. Kendrick Lamar & Ab-Soul - RapperPooh-a-lude

If you haven’t picked up Rapper Big Pooh’s latest project Fat Boy Fresh Vol. 1, I suggest you make a couple clicks and grab your headphones. However, my words may not be enough to convince you, so Big Pooh has given us a...Read More

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Ab-Soul - Gone Insane Artwork

Ab-Soul - Gone Insane

Scientists long held that psychological ailments can’t be transferred through musical means, but they may have to rethink that conclusion in light of recent evidence. Weezy‘s latest Carter IV selection found the...Read More

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Ab-Soul ft. Jay Rock, Kendrick Lamar, ScHoolboy Q (as Black Hippy) - Constipation Artwork

Ab-Soul ft. Jay Rock, Kendrick Lamar, ScHoolboy Q (as Black Hippy) - Constipation

I know what you’re thinking: with all the fiber-rich granola consumed by your average flower child, how could a crew called Black Hippy be anything but regular? Oh – I was the only one wondering about that? Awkward....Read More

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Ab-Soul ft. Kendrick Lamar - Moscato Artwork

Ab-Soul ft. Kendrick Lamar - Moscato

Ab-Soul may be as West Coast as they come, but his new leaked single Moscato with Kendrick Lamar invokes a strong West Side Chicago vibe a la Do or Die’s mid-90s cruising classic Po Pimp. Producer Tae Beast makes good...Read More

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Ab-Soul ft. Schoolboy Q - Hell Yeah

When you see a song with a title like Hell Yeah, you expect it to be a raw and aggressive banger that’s loud and in your face. (Unless you’re listening to Ginuwine’s Hell Yeah.) With Ab-Soul, you get what...Read More

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Ab-Soul - Silver Spoon

With a few notable exceptions (cough, Asher Roth, cough), rappers who were born sucking on the proverbial Silver Spoon are loath to admit it – it kinda throws a wrench into the archetypical rags-to-riches narrative. One of...Read More

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Ab-Soul ft. Kendrick Lamar - Turn Me Up

Those who tuned in for Ab-Soul‘s last feature, the aptly-titled Drift Away, know that the Cali up-and-comer’s got quite the knack for crafting chilled-out headphone music, but the man just might have outdone...Read More

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Ab-Soul - Drift Away

Plenty of hip-hop artists have tried to craft headphone-ready vibe-out music, but few seem able to strike the balance of hypnotic grooviness, ethereal melodicism, and smooth rhymes necessary to achieve maximum relax-i-tude...Read More

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Ab-Soul ft. Jay Rock - Lifestyle

Ah, the Lifestyle of a rapper on the rise: the stratospheric stacks of cash, the adoring groupies, the expensive liquors – huh? That’s not actually how it works? On his latest mixtape leak, Los Angeles native Ab-Soul...Read More

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Ab-Soul - MayDay

When you hear the term west coast you think of Los Angeles, you may even think of the Bay Area, but unless you’re from there, I can almost guarantee that you don’t think of Carson, CA. That may change soon if Ab-Soul...Read More

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Ab-Soul - Long Term

I’m pretty sure anyone who’s graduated from high school has daydreamed about being the most successful person at their class reunion; you know, arriving in a limo, dazzling everyone with your ten thousand dollar...Read More

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Ab-Soul - King of Carson

In an era of endlessly copied trends and sound-alike rappers it’s sadly rare to hear a truly original sound. Well listeners, I’m here today to proudly announce that I’ve never heard something quite like Ab-Soul’s...Read More

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Game

The Game ft. Ya Boy, Crooked I, Jay Rock, K. Dot, Juice, DUBB & Ab-Soul- Big Dreams (WC Remix)

DJBooth affiliate DJ Ill Will, along with DJ Rampage, has taken a big dream and made it much much bigger.  Following the release of The Game’s street single, Big Dreams, the two West Coast based DJ’s scooped up...Read More

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