Nappy Roots Songs

Nappy Roots - Facts Artwork
Song: Facts
Many, if not most emcees feel comfortable stretching the truth in pursuit of a dope rhyme. Nappy Roots, on the other hand, share the philosophy of Dragnet‘s Detective Joe Friday: “All we want... More
Posted 2 weeks ago
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Nappy Roots ft. Scotty ATL - DeepEnd Artwork
Featuring: Scotty ATL
Song: DeepEnd
Thus far in their Something’s Gotta Give campaign, Nappy Roots is two for two; both Hazy and 40 Intro received rave reviews from our readers. Now, they’re poised to turn that winning... More
Posted 4 weeks ago
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Nappy Roots - 40 Intro Artwork
Last week, Nappy Roots kicked off promotion for their next full-length with Hazy, the first in a series of SMKA-produced loosies planned for release leading up to the set’s arrival. They set a... More
Posted one month ago
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Nappy Roots - Hazy Artwork
Song: Hazy
When it comes to authentic, down-south hip-hop, Nappy Roots always deliver that perfect dose of southern twang. The years have been gracious to the hip-hop ensemble that started in Bowling Green,... More
Posted one month ago
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Nappy Roots ft. Jarren Benton - No Idea Artwork
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 6 months ago
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Nappy Roots ft. Johnny Spanish - Bigga Thomas Artwork
Featuring: Johnny Spanish
The group may be a little smaller, but the music is still as dope as before. Always introspective, but never corny, Nappy Roots continue to offer quality product. The Kentucky collective maintain... More
Posted 2 years ago
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Skinny & Scales (of Nappy Roots)
Featuring: Nappy Roots
It’s amazing how clueless guys can be when it comes to selecting the right mood music for different occasions. (No, Nelly’s Tip Drill is not appropriate for a candelight dinner.) Now if we were... More
Posted 2 years ago
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Nappy Roots
At first blush, Pete Rose doesn’t seem like an obvious role model for a hip-hopper. But think about it: the man came up through hard work and dedication, made hits like a motherf*cker and he was... More
Posted 3 years ago
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Editor's Pick
Nappy Roots ft. Samuel Christian - Hey Love Artwork
Nappy Roots just don’t know how to be anything but completely honest. Fresh off their openly candid, Booth-approved last single Congratulations, the Southern soaked quintet wear their hearts on... More
Posted 3 years ago
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Tom P ft. Nappy Roots & Aleon Craft - Drunk Girls Artwork
Artist: Tom P
Featuring: Nappy Roots | Aleon Craft
Once a regular visitor, Tom P hasn’t been glimpsed in the Booth since October 2010, when he dropped entry #206 in our exclusive freestyle series (Though he did find time to rock the DJBooth.net... More
Posted 3 years ago
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Nappy Roots
While many hip-hoppers have to guard themselves at all times against the corrupting effects of fame and fortune, the Nappy Roots seem to have humility and gratitude flowing through their veins;... More
Posted 3 years ago
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Nappy Roots ft. Rachael Washington - Nappy Holidays Artwork
I’ve got a confession to make, Booth readers: this year, for what I’m pretty sure is the first time, Christmas carols don’t make me want to deafen myself with knitting needles.... More
Posted 4 years ago
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Aleon Craft
Featuring: Nappy Roots
Even if you’re from Alaska, I’m sure you’ve got a good taste of the South’s sounds in your music repertoire. However, there’s a major distinction between listening to the music and truly... More
Posted 4 years ago
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Johnny Spanish
Featuring: Nappy Roots
Fresh off the June 15, release of their hotly-anticipated fourth full-length, The Pursuit of Nappyness, Kentucky’s own Nappy Roots are back in the Booth to introduce us to an up-and-coming emcee... More
Posted 4 years ago
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Nappy Roots
Featuring: STS
The Nappy Roots have been on something of a a Booth hot streak lately – judging by the reader response to mixtape cut P.O.N. (off SMKA‘s The 808 Experiment (Vol. 2)) and recently-released lead... More
Posted 4 years ago
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Nappy Roots
Song: Ride
Featured back in mid-January, Booth-premiered mixtape inclusion P.O.N. (Pursuit of Nappiness) found the Nappy Roots in a motivational mode, waxing philosophical about the value of hard work and... More
Posted 4 years ago
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Premiere
Nappy Roots
As if previously-leaked cuts The Make Believer (w/ Tanya Morgan) and Deer Mama (w/ Yelawolf) weren’t enough to get listeners buzzing about SMKA and their forthcoming street album, the... More
Posted 4 years ago
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Nappy Roots
Those who follow the Nappy Roots’ know that the Kentucky natives started as an independent group during the late ‘90s, rising to fame on the strength of their storytelling abilities and... More
Posted 5 years ago
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Premiere
Nappy Roots
Song: 123
As I type these words, it’s 1:22 in the afternoon, but according to my computer clock, which is set on EST to correspond to DJBooth.net’s official schedule, it’s 2:22.  If... More
Posted 5 years ago
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Creeze
Artist: Creeze
Featuring: Nappy Roots
In an exclusive interview with our own DJ Z, The Runners’ Dru Brett stated that his and Mayne Zayne‘s desire is to someday step out from behind the boards and into the spotlight as... More
Posted 5 years ago
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Nappy Roots
The 30th entry in our DJBooth.net Freestyle Series comes courtesy of Nappy Roots, the Southern rap heavyweights whose last album, The Humdinger, was awarded four out of five spins by our resident... More
Posted 5 years ago
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Nappy Roots
Wait a second… Nappy Roots still exists? Yes, folks, you read that right; everyone’s favorite Louisville quintet is still alive and kicking after dropping off the face of the earth for half a... More
Posted 6 years ago
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Nappy Roots
Featuring: Sabrina
With the upcoming presidential election in November, more and more hip-hop artists are starting to get political with their music.  Adding their two cents (or would it be ten?) is... More
Posted 6 years ago
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DJ Greg Street
Featuring: Nappy Roots
On their first two albums, Watermelon, Chicken & Gritz and Wooden Leather, Nappy Roots recorded music as a major-label sextet.  On the group’s forthcoming third studio album, The Humdinger,... More
Posted 6 years ago
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Nappy Roots
Kentucky’s finest rap group Nappy Roots are back on the scene as independent artists after two successful releases on Atlantic Records.  Before their new album The Humdinger drops in 2008, the... More
Posted 7 years ago
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