REKS Songs


Termanology ft. REKS - The Mecca Artwork

Termanology ft. REKS - The Mecca

With the Boston Marathon fast approaching this Sunday, it’s only right that we put our full endorsement behind the latest video from Termanology. Shortfyuz‘s mixing of light-hearted chimes with some boom bap on...Read More

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REKS x Hazardis Soundz - 54 Artwork

REKS x Hazardis Soundz - 54

When an emcee has as much to say as REKS, the 16-bar verse often seems like little more than a stultifying convention. Today, we get to hear what happens when the Boston rhymesayer breaks out of that box and, sure enough, the...Read More

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Serum ft. REKS & DJ Heron - Afro Pick 2 Artwork

Serum ft. REKS & DJ Heron - Afro Pick 2

Popularized amid the Civil Rights Movement of the 1960s, natural hair is still a powerful emblem of black power and radical politics. On his first DJBooth feature and latest single, part 2 of a mixtape single released in...Read More

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N.B.S. ft. REKS - Til the World Ends Artwork

N.B.S. ft. REKS - Til the World Ends

Look out your window—do you see something other than smoldering ruins? Then N.B.S. are still living fast, smoking trees and stacking paper. On their latest single and solo Booth debut (They were previously featured as...Read More

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EKKO ft. REKS - Human Artwork

EKKO ft. REKS - Human

Can one Human being change the world? Reading, Pa. rhymesayer EKKO (not to be confused with Harlem’s ESSO) thinks so—and through his career in the rap game, he’s looking to prove it. On this newly-released promo...Read More

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Reckonize Real ft. REKS, Mayhem & ToneDeff CuTz - Beyond Recognition Artwork

Reckonize Real ft. REKS, Mayhem & ToneDeff CuTz - Beyond Recognition

Back in April, Boothgoers proved that real does indeed Reckonize Real, awarding the aforementioned Queens beatsmith’s debut feature a stunning 4.8-star average rating. How could he possibly top that achievement, you...Read More

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DJ Skizz ft. REKS, Maffew Ragazino, Rasheed Chappell & Liza Colby - Day In The Life Artwork

DJ Skizz ft. REKS, Maffew Ragazino, Rasheed Chappell & Liza Colby - Day In The Life

Creating beats for some of our favorite emcees is a whimsical fantasy; I know it is for me. For DJ Skizz, it is just another Day In The Life. In fact, you can tell that Skizz has plenty of these days because only an expert...Read More

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REKS - Flags Artwork

REKS - Flags

As those who have been paying attention to the political subtext (and, often, straight-up text) of his bars already know, REKS is the last emcee one would expect to see standing before Old Glory with his hand over his heart....Read More

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Case Jones ft. Poe Mack x REKS - Say Anything Artwork

Case Jones ft. Poe Mack x REKS - Say Anything

You know that part in Say Anything when John Cusack holds up the boombox and blasts that awful ‘80s song? Instead of that mushy crap, he really should have played the latest feature from Case Jones. Not only does the...Read More

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Charmingly Ghetto ft. REKS & Murph Watkins - I’ve Arrived Artwork

Charmingly Ghetto ft. REKS & Murph Watkins - I’ve Arrived

Of all the stage names out there (and there are a lot), Charmingly Ghetto is definitely one of my favorites. I don’t know what it is, but I’ve always loved the name. Oh, and he can rap, too. On his latest single,...Read More

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Hazardis Soundz ft. REKS, Wrekonize & Ekko - Turnt Up Artwork

Hazardis Soundz ft. REKS, Wrekonize & Ekko - Turnt Up

Plenty of songs boast a loud, action-packed title, but the artists never seem to deliver an appropriately adrenaline-pumping performance. Hazardis Soundz’ Turnt Up is not one of those songs. In order to ensure that his cut...Read More

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Vorheez ft. REKS - Trials & Tribulations Artwork

Vorheez ft. REKS - Trials & Tribulations

Fans of Massachusetts emcee REKS are anxiously awaiting the arrival of his long-delayed full-length, Revolution Cocktail. While the album has been pushed back countless times, the artist hasn’t completely vanished á la...Read More

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REKS - Mighty Mouse Trap Rap Artwork

REKS - Mighty Mouse Trap Rap

Fans of REKS (which should be everyone) have been anxiously awaiting the release of his album, Revolution Cocktail, but unfortunately the LP seems to have gotten the Detox treatment; its release date has been delayed more...Read More

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Adonis ft. Killah Trakz x REKS - We’re All One Artwork

Adonis ft. Killah Trakz x REKS - We’re All One

As long as systemic racism has existed, internal divisions have prevented oppressed communities from presenting a unified front against injustice. On his latest single and solo Booth debut (he was previously featured as a...Read More

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REKS - Caged Bird Artwork

REKS - Caged Bird

In her classic 1969 autobiography, author and poet Maya Angelou used the metaphor of a Caged Bird (borrowed from Paul Lawrence Dunbar’s poem, “Sympathy”) to represent her struggle against racism and personal trauma....Read More

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Dynas & DJ Klassik ft. REKS & Aarophat - Redrum Artwork

Dynas & DJ Klassik ft. REKS & Aarophat - Redrum

Last featured in 2009, when he spit Henny & Coke for our soon-to-return exclusive freestyle series, Dynas is back to turn The DJBooth into an abbatoir with blood-spattered single Redrum. Here, the Magic City rhymesayer...Read More

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REKS - Judas Artwork

REKS - Judas

As talented as he is as a rapper, REKS is also pretty selfish. The Massachusetts native was featured at DJBooth on a whopping 30 songs in 2012, and now just eight days into the new year, REKS is back with Judas. Picking up...Read More

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REKS ft. Rapper Big Pooh - I Remember Artwork

REKS ft. Rapper Big Pooh - I Remember

We all know that the revolution will not be televised, but how will it sound? At the very least Boston native REKS has an idea of what it should sound like, and that’s why he has named his upcoming digital album...Read More

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REKS ft. Bishop Lamont - Trust Us Artwork

REKS ft. Bishop Lamont - Trust Us

When politicians, teachers, pastors, the police, the media, and other authority figures are out to distract the public from uncomfortable truths, is there anyone you can count on to keep it one-hundred? Well, REKS may not...Read More

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Koncept ft. REKS - Give It Up Artwork

Koncept ft. REKS - Give It Up

It’s been a hot minute since last we featured some fresh solo material from Koncept—more than a year, in fact. But I’m happy to say the dry spell is over; with a new EP on the way, the Brown Bag All-Stars...Read More

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REKS ft. C-Scharp - Ahead Of My Time Artwork

REKS ft. C-Scharp - Ahead Of My Time

REKS is no newcomer to The DJBooth. After being featured on the site 30+ times in the last year, and already a handful of few times thus far in 2013, he’s back with another new song. This time the Boston native brings us...Read More

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Sha Stimuli & Dynamite Bruhz ft. REKS - Spazztastic Artwork

Sha Stimuli & Dynamite Bruhz ft. REKS - Spazztastic

On Christmas Eve 2012, Sha Stimuli concluded his year-long Rent Tape Series with The Present, a full-length collaboration with production crew The Dynamite Bruhz. If the Big Apple rhymesayer’s stellar Booth track record...Read More

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REKS ft. Lucky Dice - Heavy in the Winter Artwork

REKS ft. Lucky Dice - Heavy in the Winter

What do underground emcee REKS and snow have in common? Easy; they’re both Heavy in the Winter. Well, technically, since the artist lives in Miami, “winter” is a moot point—but if a blizzard were to inexplicably...Read More

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REKS ft. J NICS - Bang Bang (Audible Doctor Remix) Artwork

REKS ft. J NICS - Bang Bang (Audible Doctor Remix)

What’s better than a freshly grilled burger on a sunny day? A freshly grilled cheeseburger (unless you’re lactose intolerant that is) on a sunny day. It’s crazy to think how one little change can take something you...Read More

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Statik Selektah & JFK ft. REKS & Termanology - Brothers On The Run Artwork

Statik Selektah & JFK ft. REKS & Termanology - Brothers On The Run

With their #AGE: Open Season project due out tomorrow, October 30, Statik Selektah and JFK are finally offering up a sample from their joint effort. Joined by both REKS and Termanology, the duo dedicate their latest release...Read More

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Prototype

Prototype ft. REKS - Revolutionists

DJBooth newcomer Prototype‘s first feature on our pages may only last a mere two and a half minutes, but in that brief time span the Massachusetts spitter manages to pack quite the lyrical punch. On top of dropping his...Read More

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REKS - Devils Clutches Artwork

REKS - Devils Clutches

It’s easy to stay on the straight and narrow when you’re living a life of privilege. In the trap, on the other hand, it’s a daily battle to stay out of the Devils Clutches. On a new single off his...Read More

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Rome Clientel ft. REKS - One Life to Live Artwork

Rome Clientel ft. REKS - One Life to Live

Inspired by Drake‘s use of the phrase in 2011 single The Motto, young music-lovers have taken to shouting ”YOLO!” (“You Only Live Once”) whenever they’re about to do something potentially stupid or...Read More

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¡MAYDAY! ft. Ace Hood & REKS - Highs & Lows (Statik Selektah Remix) Artwork

¡MAYDAY! ft. Ace Hood & REKS - Highs & Lows (Statik Selektah Remix)

Whether ¡MAYDAY!‘s material lends itself to reimagination or they simply have an unusually talented and enthusiastic network of connects, the Panhandle State crew have pumped out a greater quantity and quality of...Read More

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REKS ft. Sene, Koncept & Venessa Renee - La Luna Artwork

REKS ft. Sene, Koncept & Venessa Renee - La Luna

For all of you who don’t hablo espanol, La Luna is Spanish for….the luna. My Chris Farley tribute aside, Boston’s own REKS is right back on his grind with a brand new video whose title actually translates as...Read More

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REKS ft. J NICS - Bang Bang Artwork

REKS ft. J NICS - Bang Bang

Just in time for today’s release of REBELutionary, the New England emcee REKS has linked up with fellow spitter J NICS on the visuals for his stand out effort Bang Bang. The record finds both emcees touching on the...Read More

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REKS ft. Termanology - Ignorance Is Bliss Artwork

REKS ft. Termanology - Ignorance Is Bliss

They say that Ignorance is Bliss, and it’s true, as long as your idea of bliss is being ignorant. The rest of us prefer our music mind-expanding, not mind-shortening; in other words, we prefer REKS. For his latest song...Read More

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REKS - Unlearn Artwork

REKS - Unlearn

If you make a habit of taking rappers’ claims of realness at face value, odds are you’ve absorbed a lot of assertions that just ain’t so. Here to help you Unlearn all the bullsh*t is REKS, with the latest...Read More

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REKS ft. Red Pages - Proud

In addition to being one of the most talented underground emcees in the game, REKS is also a loving dad. Today, on a Father’s Day-themed promo single, the Boston emcee lets his children know just how Proud he is of the...Read More

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REKS ft. Jon Connor & Venessa Renee - Shotgun Artwork

REKS ft. Jon Connor & Venessa Renee - Shotgun

When REKS calls himself Rebelutionary, he’s not messing around. As evidenced by the lead single off his next full-length, the Boston representative’s so dissatisfied with the way things are going that he’s...Read More

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REKS - Autographs Artwork

REKS - Autographs

REKS’ allegiance has always been to the gritty, lyrically-driven side of the East Coast sound, but he doesn’t let his underground bona fides keep him from enjoying life’s finer things. On newly-released...Read More

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REKS ft. Kali, JFK & Termanology - Such a Showoff Artwork

REKS ft. Kali, JFK & Termanology - Such a Showoff

As a member of Statik Seletah‘s Showoff Records stable, REKS must have a serious affinity for stunting, right? Indeed; on Such a Showoff, the latest single off his and his label boss’ full-length collaboration,...Read More

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REKS ft. Action Bronson - Riggs & Murtaugh Artwork

REKS ft. Action Bronson - Riggs & Murtaugh

If you, like myself, are a little rusty on your 1980s popcorn movies, I’ll save you a trip to Wikipedia; Martin Riggs & Roger Murtaugh are the mismatched LAPD officers whose exploits are chronicled in the Lethal...Read More

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J NICS ft. El Prez & REKS - All These B*tches Love It Artwork

J NICS ft. El Prez & REKS - All These B*tches Love It

Women flock to J NICS, and it’s not too hard to see why; with his swag, his mic skills, and his ever-expanding pocketbook, what is there not to like? Just in case you remain unconvinced, the Panhandle State rhymesayer...Read More

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Knowledge Medina ft. High Collide & REKS - Shades of Grey Artwork

Knowledge Medina ft. High Collide & REKS - Shades of Grey

Try as we might to achieve a clear view, life rarely presents us with anything but Shades of Grey. Don’t take it from me, though; take it from Knowledge Medina, who chronicles his struggles to navigate life’s...Read More

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REKS - Chasin Artwork

REKS - Chasin

As its title indicates, REKS’ next full-length is a musical draught that comes Straight, No Chaser—unless you count the hustlers depicted in hot pursuit of paper on the project’s inaugural leak. On...Read More

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Garcia

GARCIA ft. REKS - Why Not Me

Fresh off the release of his new, DJBooth-hosted EP, GARCIA returns to our pages with a freshly-leaked standout cut off the project (and an accompanying, artist-directed video). Here, Hazardis Soundz flips a sample from blues...Read More

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Joey B ft. REKS & Tygastyle - First Round Knockout Artwork

Joey B ft. REKS & Tygastyle - First Round Knockout

If you step in the ring with Joey B, prepare to be be pummeled. On the latest single off his forthcoming street album, the Massachusetts rhymesayer shoots for a First Round Knockout, delivering his bone-crushing bars over the...Read More

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Gill Graff ft. Anjuli Stars, Ghostwridah, & REKS - Dear Tomorrow Artwork

Gill Graff ft. Anjuli Stars, Ghostwridah, & REKS - Dear Tomorrow

An uplifting rap song that isn’t corny is like a brown recluse spider; you know they exist, but it’s extremely rare to actually come across one. For his first DJBooth feature, Miami rapper Gill Graff delivers Dear...Read More

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Termanology + REKS - Live From ATL Artwork

Termanology + REKS - Live From ATL

Two Boston rhymesayers committed to carrying the torch for underground hip-hop, Termanology and REKS join forces on Live From ATL, the latest leak off forthcoming A3C compilation Beatz + Lyrics 2 Go. Here, Tone Beatz layers...Read More

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The Benchwarmers Clique ft. REKS - Droppin’ Bombs Artwork

The Benchwarmers Clique ft. REKS - Droppin’ Bombs

Introduced to the Booth via September 2011’s reader-acclaimed Robocop, The BenchWarmers Clique return to our pages with another freshly-released cut off their forthcoming, NES-inspired street album. Droppin’ Bombs...Read More

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¡MAYDAY! ft. M1 of dead prez & REKS - Internal Wars Artwork

¡MAYDAY! ft. M1 of dead prez & REKS - Internal Wars

While the competitive, often cutthroat nature of the music game can’t be denied, the struggle to establish oneself as an artist is as much a battle with one’s inner demons as it is a fight against one’s...Read More

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J The S ft. REKS - For The Taking Artwork

J The S ft. REKS - For The Taking

For the first leak from his NewEnglandHipHop.com presented and DJ Motion hosted mixtape, The Jake The Snake Conspiracy, J The S gets loose over a bouncy DB Koopa beat on For The Taking, featuring REKS.  Jake takes the...Read More

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Knowledge Medina ft. Reks - Dead Or Alive Artwork

Knowledge Medina ft. Reks - Dead Or Alive

The tunes being spun at radio are a far cry from the ‘80s and ‘90s but, with the sheer number of prominent artists who continue to embody the spirit of the old-school, it’s a wonder how heads can still fall...Read More

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KaliRaps ft. REKS & Novel - Exhale Artwork

KaliRaps ft. REKS & Novel - Exhale

Whatever the nature of your hustle, it’s important to take the occasional break from the grind and just inhale… Exhale. Well aware of the necessary of staying calm and centered while pursuing one’s dreams,...Read More

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Statik Selektah

Statik Selektah ft. REKS, JFK, Ea$y Money & Alias - Believe in the S

Walks down Memory Lane can be fun at times, especially when the trip is surrounded by memories of triumph or growth.  This is the theme of the brand new Statik Selektah record Believe In The S, featuring REKS, JFK, Ea$y...Read More

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1982

1982 (Statik Selektah & Termanology) ft. REKS - Play Your Role

Currently touring Europe behind the Population Control LP, Statik Selektah and 1982 partner-in-rhyme Termanology found time to come together and craft a little something for hungry fans. On Play Your Role, Statik’s...Read More

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Charmingly Ghetto ft. REKS - Alone in the World Artwork

Charmingly Ghetto ft. REKS - Alone in the World

Previously heard spitting about The Plight of inner-city dwellers on a May EP leak, Charmingly Ghetto returns to our pages to share more of his dark lyrical reflections on mixtape inclusion Alone in the World. Making its...Read More

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Knowledge Medina ft. Soul Theory & Reks - Forever Artwork

Knowledge Medina ft. Soul Theory & Reks - Forever

Thought Chiddy Bang‘s nine-hour freestyle was impressive? Then prepare to be amazed—on his first Booth feature, Knowledge Medina informs us that, if he wanted to, he could “flow for eternity.” You’ll have to...Read More

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Mike Beatz ft. Guilty Simpson & Reks - You Know Artwork

Mike Beatz ft. Guilty Simpson & Reks - You Know

Last week, Mike Beatz made his triumphant return to our site with My World.  Less than seven days later, the South Florida native and his production partner Adonis return with You Know.  For guest accompaniment the...Read More

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REKS ft. Termanology - Face Off

Reks seems to be set to finally have his day. The Boston emcee’s upcoming album, R.E.K.S., boasts a ridiculous line-up of producers including DJ Premier, Pete Rock, Statik Selektah, and the man behind this song, Sha Money...Read More

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REKS ft. Styles P - Why Cry Artwork

REKS ft. Styles P - Why Cry

Though his last project, In Between the Lines (Vol. 2), has been a regular visitor to our Mixtape Chart, it’s been a few months since we actually heard something new from Boston mainstay REKS. Surely our favorite...Read More

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Hazardis Soundz

Hazardis Soundz ft. Ras Kass, Reks & Ekko - In My Lane (Remix)

While I’m not sure what damage this joint could cause beyond a pulled sternocleidomastoid (y’know, the muscle used in head-nodding), I may as well offer a disclaimer: if the hazardous sounds of Hazardis...Read More

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REKS ft. Sha Stimuli & Reef The Lost Cauze - Get Rowdy

We all need to blow off a little steam now and then… some of us just build up steam a little more than others. Just one short week after dropping the blistering Pray for You, Boston underground mainstay REKS is ready to...Read More

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REKS - Pray for You (The Homicide Note)

As we learned from his recent video interview with DJ Z, in everyday conversation, REKS is one chill dude. Not that that should come as a surprise – how could anyone who habitually cut records as blistering as new mixtape...Read More

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REKS - This or That

If you don’t have anything good to say, don’t say anything at all.” That’s the scolding I got from my moms whenever I pointed out something I thought needed to be said, but was considered to be in the realm of things...Read More

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Co$$ ft. REKS & Naledge (of Kidz In The Hall) - Now Til Infinity Artwork

Co$$ ft. REKS & Naledge (of Kidz In The Hall) - Now Til Infinity

The life of a hip-hop hopeful isn’t easy, especially when you take your craft as seriously as Show Sum emcee Co$$. Regardless of how tough the going gets, however, the Los Angeles native is determined to stay on his...Read More

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Starrs & Murph ft. REKS - Coffin Artwork

Starrs & Murph ft. REKS - Coffin

It’s been more than a year since Starrs & Murph stepped into the Booth with exclusive freestyle #23, but their skills have only grown more formidable during their absence from our pages – in fact, if you intend to...Read More

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Statik Selektah

Statik Selektah ft. Reks, Termanology & Kali - Fake Love (Yes Men)

Over the last month we’ve been releasing a steady stream of tracks from Statik Selektah’s upcoming album 100 Proof  - most recently the DJBooth approved So Close, So Far - but we’ve finally come to the end of the...Read More

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REKS ft. Slaine & Torae - Rap-A-Nomics

Perhaps no theme is more integral to rap than the rags-to-riches story, in which an ambitious up-and-comer with nothing to his name but an enterprising spirit, talent, and a rock-solid work ethic hustles his way from abject...Read More

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LMS

LMS ft. Saheed & REKS - Problem

Houston, we have a Problem, and his name is LMS. This Hialeah, Florida native may be new to our front page, but the title of his first feature tells you just about everything you need to know about him and his high-caliber...Read More

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DJ Dbefekt

DJ Dbefekt ft. Termanology & Reks - Raised on Classics

Don’t be embarrassed if you have no idea how to pronounce DJ Dbekeft’s name, or really anything about him, that’s what we’re here for. First off, feel free to just call him DJ DB. Second, DB’s an avid turntablist,...Read More

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REKS ft. Bossman - That’s What’s Up

On REKS’ junior album, the hip-hop purist revealed that the game had left him with a few Grey Hairs, and his senior set saw him sprouting more of the same.  Whether the emcee’s feeling a little less stressed or...Read More

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REKS - I Too, America

No matter where you go or who you talk to, it seems like everyone’s got something to say about the good ol’ United States of America; some see it as a land of opportunity and innovation, some as a land of contradictions...Read More

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Donny Goines

Donny Goines ft. Rain, Termanology, REKS & Big Lou - What You Expected (Remix)

Being that Donny Goines’ forthcoming LP shares its title with John Hughes’ classic ‘85 film, The Breakfast Club, it’s only appropriate that the first leak is an ensemble cut featuring a cast of...Read More

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REKS - Play My Music

It’s a widely-acknowledged fact that, in order to get exposure on mainstream radio and music television, an emcee is often forced to confine his or her rhymes to certain topics, while avoiding others altogether. ...Read More

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REKS - Light of Mine

Boston’s REKS may have sprouted a few More Grey Hairs since he first hit the scene, but his latest single sees him still determined to grind his way to the top of the industry.  The underground emcee sums up his...Read More

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REKS - System

In July of ‘08, Boston’s REKS released his sophomore album, Grey Hairs, a vivid description of the emcee as an old soul in hip-hop’s ever-changing landscape.  After watching the LP win accolades from...Read More

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REKS - Dear Winter

Though winter is the coldest time of the year, there are many ways to make the best of its chilly few months. Some use the holiday season to become closer to their families, while others can’t wait to go outside to start a...Read More

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REKS ft. Lil Fame & Statik Selektah - All In One (5 Mics)

A major part of hip-hop fandom is paying homage to the fallen legends.  Knowing this, Boston rapper REKS has decided to give his listeners an All In One package with 5 Mics.  With M.O.P.‘s Lil Fame as his...Read More

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