Jarren Benton

Jarren Benton
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Featuring: Tech N9ne | Jarren Benton
Song: Ohh Noo
Chris Webby released his debut studio album, Chemically Imbalanced, back in May, and continues to release visuals from the full-length, following up the reader-approved So Eazy with a video for Ohh... More
Posted 4 weeks ago
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Song: Silence
The latest music video from Jarren Benton may just leave you in Silence. The emotional record shines light on dealing with the loss of a close friend, as well as the fallout of a break-up, and the... More
Posted one month ago
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In case you aren’t already aware, the music movement and online hub TeamBackPack consistently puts out supremely dope cyphers featuring a variety of notable up-and-comers. So dope, in fact, that... More
Posted one month ago
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Artist: Demrick
Featuring: Jarren Benton | Madchild
The grind never stops. Though West Coast emcee Demrick and Funk Volume producer DJ Hoppa have both already released projects this year, the two are already back at work, gearing up for the release of... More
Posted 2 months ago
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Artist: Kato
Featuring: Jarren Benton | Scotty ATL
Funk Volume producer Kato is gearing up for the release of his seven-track Pathomania (meaning, ‘moral insanity’) EP and, while done with the project, is currently seeking funding for the... More
Posted 2 months ago
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Artist: Locksmith
Featuring: Jarren Benton | Futuristic
Song: Blinded
Album: Lofty Goals
It’s been nearly a year since Locksmith dropped his Booth-acclaimed A Thousand Cuts project, but the West Coast spitter is currently gearing up for his next album, Lofty Goals, which is coming... More
Posted about 4 months ago
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Featuring: Rittz | Jarren Benton
Album: Destroyer
Update: The JDFilms-directed visuals for Sincerely Collins Light Work single have been added. When I spoke to Sincerely Collins for our Top Prospects profile, he mentioned that his upcoming Destroyer... More
Posted 5 months ago
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Featuring: Hopsin | Locksmith
Just one week after earning reader acclaimed for the Rock City-assisted Diamonds & Furs, longtime Booth fave Jarren Benton returns with another fresh single off his latest EP. This rendition of... More
Posted 5 months ago
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Featuring: Rock City
Still haven’t copped Jarren Benton’s latest EP? I’ll let you off the hook for moving in Slow Motion this time—after all, that’s kinda the project’s title. With that said, I have a feeling... More
Posted 5 months ago
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Featuring: Sy Ari Da Kid
Song: W.H.W.
Last year, ATL phenom Jarren Benton lost a colleague and a close friend, his manager Jahmal “Slow Motion” Pryor. The Funk Volume signee’s latest single, W.H.W.—and the entire project to... More
Posted 7 months ago
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Artist: Tom P
Featuring: Jarren Benton
Last night, I had an awesome f**king dream: I was in the studio with Booth faves Tom P and Jarren Benton, who were recording an collaborative banger of epic proportions. So imagine my surprise when I... More
Posted 8 months ago
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Artist: Jon Dubb
Featuring: Jarren Benton
When you Don’t Know an artist, you can often guess quite a bit about their style from who’s in the feature slot. For example, Jersey buzzmaker Jon Dubb enlists the services of longtime... More
Posted 8 months ago
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Featuring: SwizZz
I’m not a religious man, but there are certain things that make me want to sing “Hallelujah,” and a brand new record from Jarren Benton is one of ‘em. Seven days after dazzling... More
Posted about 9 months ago
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Featuring: Micah Freeman
It’s Wednesday, Booth readers, and y’all (at least those of you who’ve been paying attention) know what that means: another dope new record from Jarren Benton. Fresh off drawing... More
Posted 9 months ago
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While I’ve got neither the free time nor the equipment to binge on daytime TV, if I did, you’d best believe I’d be catching up on my trashy reality court shows. Whereas I’ve... More
Posted 9 months ago
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Song: Alladat
Hip-hop heads have more than pumpkin-carving and Halloween candy to look forward to this month. Each Wednesday, longtime reader fave Jarren Benton will be unleashing a fresh loosie for his fans in the... More
Posted 9 months ago
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Song: Rage
As fans already know, Jarren Benton‘s appetite for lyrical destruction is matched by precious few in the music game. So it stands to reason that, if you were to combine his rhymes with a... More
Posted 11 months ago
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Featuring: Jarren Benton
Song: No Idea
How did Funk Volume signee Jarren Benton end up on a record with Kentucky underground mainstays Nappy Roots? To be quite honest, I have No Idea. Regardless, we can all be glad that it did happen,... More
Posted one year ago
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Artist: Wrekonize
The lack of gravity seems to be a widespread worry among artists in today’s Booth lineup. This morning, India Shawn admitted that without her man by her side, she feels like she’s in... More
Posted one year ago
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Plenty of rappers flip Biggie samples in their work, but far fewer are audacious enough to borrow a title from one of the late rap legend’s classic cuts. Reader fave Jarren Benton, though, is... More
Posted one year ago
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Artist: SMKA
In March and April, Atlanta beat crew SMKA released parts one and two of The Hang Out, a compilation created over the course of a marathon four-day recording session at 882 Studios. When early October... More
Posted one year ago
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Featuring: Hopsin | Jarren Benton
Back in April, R.A. The Rugged Man stepped into the Booth with Underground Hits, a single that managed to sound grimy despite being based around a Mozart sample (Eine Kleine Nachtmusik, to be... More
Posted 2 years ago
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Editor's Pick
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If the song releases leading up to Jarren Benton‘s freshman full-length have taught us anything, it’s that the ATL emcee can be a scary motherf**ker. But he wasn’t born the ruthless... More
Posted 2 years ago
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Featuring: Dizzy Wright
Song: We On
While DJBooth staff and readers saw Jarren Benton‘s potential way back in January of 2009, when he dropped off debut feature Skate, there were those who doubted the ATLien buzzmaker back in the... More
Posted 2 years ago
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Featuring: Vinnie Paz
Song: Bully
Previous singles off Jarren Benton‘s forthcoming full-length (see Cadillacs & Chevys and Razor Blades & Steak Knives) have depicted the artist as a violent, bloodthirsty psychopath. On... More
Posted 2 years ago
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Editor's Pick
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Razor Blades & Steak Knives, the lead single off Jarren Benton‘s forthcoming full-length, was every bit as unhinged as you’d expect from a joint dedicated to a rapper’s favorite... More
Posted 2 years ago
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Back in January, we heard Jarren Benton celebrate his addition to the Funk Volume stable with FV2013, an action-packed ensemble cut off the San Fernando Valley imprint’s Knock Madness... More
Posted 2 years ago
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Song: FV2013
An independent record label based in the San Fernando Valley of Los Angeles, California, Funk Volume is getting ready to make 2013 its biggest year yet. To prepare listeners for the 11 months of... More
Posted 2 years ago
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Featuring: Jarren Benton
When it comes to hotels the more amenities the better. Not only should a hotel have a pool and an arcade, but quality and prompt room service is an essential. While those perks might be enough for you... More
Posted 2 years ago
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Featuring: Aleon Craft
UPDATE: Click “Watch Video” for the brand visuals to Half Ounce, Quarter Pound. Mobile users can scroll down to view.  While the title of Jarren Benton‘s next street album,... More
Posted 2 years ago
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Featuring: Gangsta Boo
As if Atlanta spitter Jarren Benton‘s Freebasing With Kevin Bacon cut Move Back couldn’t get any more live, the emcee has recruited both Atlanta beatsmith ADHD and Memphis rapstress... More
Posted 2 years ago
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Artist: Planet VI
Featuring: Jarren Benton
Song: Trouble
After sufficiently frightening the population with their previous release American Nightmare, Planet VI (the duo previously known as Rock City) thought they’d lighten things up with a breezy new... More
Posted about 3 years ago
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Song: Lean
From its inception, rap was viewed by many of its most prominent representatives as a medium for education as well as entertainment. While I doubt Jarren Benton‘s latest feature (the final song... More
Posted about 3 years ago
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Featuring: Jarren Benton
It takes quite a woman to land a ladies’ man like Verse Simmonds’. Now that the Virgin Islands rapper/singer’s found that special girl, he’s letting her know just how much... More
Posted 3 years ago
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Featuring: Rittz | Jon Connor
What could be better than feeling like a million bucks? Try feeling like a Billion Bucks. Not only does Jarren Benton‘s latest single find him in $1,000,000,000 worth of high spirits, but the... More
Posted 3 years ago
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After Playboy Tre‘s Care After Me release (shouts out to 1st Impression Studios) it felt like the world was being introduced to a southernplayalisticcadillacfunkinmusic type of mixtape. Sometime... More
Posted 3 years ago
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Featuring: SMKA
It’s official, ladies and gentlemen: Jarren Benton is Losin’ It. That is, assuming he had “it” to begin with. Though the ATL buzzmaker, freestyle series alum and 2012 SXSW showcase... More
Posted 3 years ago
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Having [Huffed] Glue With Hasselhoff, Jarren Benton is moving on to the logical next step with his forthcoming mixtape, Freebasing With Kevin Bacon. Shut Up B*tch, the official inaugural leak off the... More
Posted 3 years ago
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Artist: K. Sparks
Featuring: Jarren Benton
If you came up in a breakfast cereal-consuming household, you’re well-acquainted with the mystery that lies at the heart of Kellogg’s Apple Jacks: though delicious, they taste absolutely... More
Posted about 4 years ago
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What could be better than a fresh new feature from the second most hilariously-named artist in DJBooth.net history? No, not one from the first most hilariously-named artist – though I do eagerly... More
Posted 4 years ago
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Even in a rap game crowded with larger-than-life personalities, Jarren Benton‘s burning desire to be the center of attention sets him apart from the pack. Listeners hooked by the ATLien’s... More
Posted 4 years ago
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Jarren Benton‘s last mixtape leak, hazy punchline-fest A Spacesuit & Parachute, earned high praise from listeners starving for wit and humor in an all-too-serious game. Like that of Heath... More
Posted 4 years ago
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Featuring: Aleon Craft
Minus the The Lonely Island club, the hip-hop game has been about as serious as a Joker monologue lately. If you’ve been looking for some funny lyricism matched with heavy hitting production,... More
Posted 4 years ago
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I’ll confess, when I was assigned this song feature earlier this morning, I wasn’t very familiar with Jarren Benton. Sadly, I have a tendency to pass over emcees I haven’t heard before, a... More
Posted 4 years ago
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Oh, you want some more world premieres from ATL microphone-destroyer and DJBooth Freestyle rocker Jarren Benton after his last effort World Is Mine light up the Booth like the 4th of July? Your wish... More
Posted 5 years ago
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Featuring: Laws
Whose world is it? While Illmatic fanatics may be under the impression that it’s theirs, Jarren Benton has a very different take on the matter. On his latest mixtape leak (another exclusive... More
Posted 5 years ago
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Would you believe that a whole damn year has passed since last we featured ATL up-and-comer Jarren Benton? I just looked it up, and I’m not sure I even believe it. For proof that his creative... More
Posted 5 years ago
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Featuring: Stanza
Do you know what brings rats, mice, and snakes up out their hole?  If you’re an Outkast devotee, you know the answer like the back of your hand: “Chonky Fire, spliced with rock... More
Posted 6 years ago
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The 20th entry in our exclusive freestyle series comes to us courtesy of Jarren Benton, the Southern emcee who cemented his status as a Booth favorite with recent features P.I.M.P. and Skate. ... More
Posted 6 years ago
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Though Jarren Benton‘s first featured cut, Skate, evoked Eminem comparisons due to its quirky production, hyperbolic humor, and cartoonish sound effects, this previously-unreleased record... More
Posted 6 years ago
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