J57 Songs


Jus Daze x  J57 - I Miss… Artwork

Jus Daze x J57 - I Miss…

The internet has done amazing things for music (hey, it gave me a job!), but it is without a doubt the simpler days of hip-hop that I Miss…. Jus Daze knows what I’m talking about. On his new single, the Battle Rap...Read More

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Koncept ft. J57 - Wings Artwork

Koncept ft. J57 - Wings

You’re walking down the street and you spot a bag of good weed lying in the middle of the sidewalk. What do you do? If you answered without hesitation, “Pick it up, pick it up!”, then Koncept‘s latest feature...Read More

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J57 ft. ATR - Been a Long Time Artwork

J57 ft. ATR - Been a Long Time

While we featured When I Get There, a joint effort with Brown Bag colleague Koncept, earlier this month, it’s Been a Long Time since we heard J57 headline a cut on his lonesome. (His last solo feature, Half Zombie, hit...Read More

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Koncept x J57 ft. Co$$, Tenacity, Johaz, Blame One, El Prez & Realm Reality - When I Get There Artwork

Koncept x J57 ft. Co$$, Tenacity, Johaz, Blame One, El Prez & Realm Reality - When I Get There

In 2013, Red Bull Records invited Brooklyn emcee Koncept to L.A. to spend a week in their world-class studio. After due consideration, he decided the opportunity would be best used to create his first joint project with...Read More

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DJ Caesar

DJ Caesar ft. J57, Koncept & Mike Maven - Mathematics

If you wanna get with DJ Caesar and his clique, you’d better know the Mathematics. Fortunately for those who, like myself, never excelled at arithmetic, the equation here is relatively simple: you take an old DJ Premier...Read More

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Coarse Company (Tenacity x Koncept) ft. J57 & Natalie Andrea - City Hurts Artwork

Coarse Company (Tenacity x Koncept) ft. J57 & Natalie Andrea - City Hurts

NYC representatives Koncept and Tenacity love their hometown, but the constant overstimulation, combined with the proximity of poverty and struggle, often makes them wish they could fly the coop. On City Hurts, their first...Read More

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Blame One & J57 ft. Akie Bermiss - How Much Time’s Left? Artwork

Blame One & J57 ft. Akie Bermiss - How Much Time’s Left?

Sometimes songs that have a lot of bells and whistles but not a lot of substance leave me asking myself, “How Much Time’s Left?” The latest feature from Blame One and J57 has me asking the same question, but...Read More

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Blame One & J57 ft. DJ Rhettmatic - B.L.A.M.E.57 Artwork

Blame One & J57 ft. DJ Rhettmatic - B.L.A.M.E.57

With the MLB All-Star Game right around the corner (next Tuesday), baseball fans everywhere are looking forward to seeing the star rosters in action. If your preference is to hear a hip-hop dream team, however, you...Read More

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Koncept - Oh Baby (J57 Remix) Artwork

Koncept - Oh Baby (J57 Remix)

“You know, I really like Koncept’s flow on the Malt Disney EP, but I can’t stand the beats” …said no one ever! It’s damn near impossible to hate on DeeJay Element’s production, but that’s not to say...Read More

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Blame One & J57 ft. Akie Bermiss - They Don’t Know Artwork

Blame One & J57 ft. Akie Bermiss - They Don’t Know

Typically, when a rapper takes it to church, you can expect a dope, gospel-informed beat and a lot of pious platitudes that, as often as not, bear no relation to what said emcee spits about the other 99% of the time. As much...Read More

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MANNY ft. J57 - Visionary Music Artwork

MANNY ft. J57 - Visionary Music

What does the future hold for rap? If Visionary Music, the latest single and first DJBooth feature from MANNY, lives up to its title, we can look forward to a lot of jazzy instrumentals and complex, conversational bars. On...Read More

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J57 ft. Silent Knight, Emilio Lopez, Koncept & DJ Emoh Bettah - Half Zombie Artwork

J57 ft. Silent Knight, Emilio Lopez, Koncept & DJ Emoh Bettah - Half Zombie

The life of an underground hip-hop artist on the come-up is a rough one, demanding myriad sleepless nights on the hustle and often offering little in return. Brown Bag All-Stars member J57, for one, has been at it so hard...Read More

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J57 ft. Brown Bag All-Stars & Andrew Thomas - Days Still Turn to Night

Regardless of the success of J57‘s two new EPs, which were released yesterday, the up-and-coming artist realizes that the world will keep spinning and Days Will Turn To Nights. A stand out video cut from his The Ports...Read More

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J57 ft. Rasheed Chappell & DJ Brace - Elite Status Artwork

J57 ft. Rasheed Chappell & DJ Brace - Elite Status

J57‘s tunes may not be in rotation on your local Top 40 station, but few clued-in hip-hop heads would dispute his Elite Status. On this newly-released EP single, the Brown Bag All-Stars emcee-producer showcases the full...Read More

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J57 ft. Koncept - Pulp Fiction Artwork

J57 ft. Koncept - Pulp Fiction

Update: Click “Watch Now” above to view J57’s Fresh?Scenes’-directed “Pulp Fiction” video. What does J57‘s latest EP leak, Pulp Fiction, have in common with Quentin Tarantino’s...Read More

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J57 ft. Silent Knight - Craft Brewed Artwork

J57 ft. Silent Knight - Craft Brewed

Craving a Craft Brewed alternative to the Budweisers and Miller Lights of the rap game? Try a glass of J57 on for size. This newly-released single finds the Brown Bag All-Star doing double-duty on the mic and behind the...Read More

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J57 ft. Von Pea, Charlie Smarts, Andrew Thomas, Jefferson Price - Do Earth Artwork

J57 ft. Von Pea, Charlie Smarts, Andrew Thomas, Jefferson Price - Do Earth

I don’t know why people think this hip-hop sh*t is so complicated. Forget the co-signs and viral marketing campaigns and hit singles. It’s been the same since Kool Herc was spinning block parties; take a dope beat and...Read More

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J57 ft. Meyhem Lauren, Action Bronson, Maffew Ragazino & Rasheed Chappell - The Main Event Artwork

J57 ft. Meyhem Lauren, Action Bronson, Maffew Ragazino & Rasheed Chappell - The Main Event

Taking the headlining position for the second time in the Booth (he made his solo debut with last August’s Lights Out Pt. 0), Brown Bag All-Stars member J57 enlists a dream-team of underground spitters for leak Numero...Read More

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El Gant

El Gant ft. J57 & Tek - Problems

Underground rap veteran El Gant makes his first Booth appearance with brand new single Problems.  Produced by J57, of the Brown Bag Allstars, the record features a guest contribution from Tek (of Smiff & Wessun)....Read More

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J57 ft. Skyzoo - Lights Out Pt. Zero

With Thunder in Paradise, featured earlier this week, Brown Bag All-Stars member Soul Khan proved that, with or without his reader-acclaimed crew, he’s a force to be reckoned with. Today, fellow Intoxicated Gentleman...Read More

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