Torae Songs

El Gant ft. Torae & DJ Devastate - Truth Hurts Artwork
Artist: El Gant
Featuring: Torae
Album: Beast Academy
The Truth Hurts—especially when you happen to be fake as f**k. On this freshly-minted single, his first feature since March’s Five One Eight, El Gant dumps a chilly bucket of realness over his... More
Posted 6 months ago
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Skyzoo x Torae - Blue Yankee Fitted Artwork
Featuring: Skyzoo | Torae
In the ever changing landscape of Hip-Hop in New York, the city will soon have a new album to proudly represent its streets and its people. That album will have none other than NYC’s finest,... More
Posted 7 months ago
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Sauce Money ft. Skyzoo, Troy Ave, Torae & Maffew Ragazino - The Borough Artwork
Sauce Money is a first-time featuree in the DJBooth, but he’s far from a newcomer to the game. His guest appearances on Big Daddy Kane’s Daddy’s Home and Jay Z‘s Reasonable... More
Posted 10 months ago
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Bishop Lamont ft. Torae & Flowers - Invasion Artwork
Featuring: Torae
Soft emcees should be shaking in their shoes right about now. On the lead single off his next mixtape, Bishop Lamont and two equally uncompromising colleagues join forces to mount a full-scale... More
Posted 11 months ago
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First Division ft. Torae - The Trade Artwork
Featuring: Torae
Once you get a taste of the powerful breakbeat supporting First Division‘s debut feature, you should know exactly what to expect from the joint. If not, allow KRS-One to school you: “The... More
Posted 11 months ago
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Hannibal Stax & Marco Polo ft. Torae - Warriorz Drum Artwork
Featuring: Marco Polo | Torae
Last month, B.K. rhymesayer Hannibal Stax and veteran producer Marco Polo kicked off promotion for their collaborative debut album with 48 Bars of Death, a grimy, lyrically-oriented selection which... More
Posted one year ago
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Reckonize Real ft. Torae, M-Dot & Tribeca - The Business Artwork
Featuring: Torae | M-Dot
If real recognize real, then the real among our readers are sure to recognize Reckonize Real. Based on his latest record, I reckon Reckonize Real is as real as they come. Tongue-twisters aside, I... More
Posted one year ago
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Skyzoo & Torae (aka The Barrel Brothers) - The Get Up Artwork
Artist: Skyzoo
Featuring: Torae
If you’ve been thinking, “I need some new Barrel Brothers music in my life” lately, then today is like winning the musical lottery. Skyzoo and Torae are back with a trunk-rattling... More
Posted one year ago
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Torae ft. The Kid Daytona - Soirée Artwork
Artist: Torae
Featuring: Daytona
Song: Soirée
For many young artists the club is the place to be to indulge in a lavish, excess-driven lifestyle. For a seasoned veteran like Torae, however, the club isn’t sophisticated enough; he prefers to... More
Posted one year ago
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Torae ft. Skyzoo - Cash Still Rules Artwork
Artist: Torae
Featuring: Skyzoo
C.R.E.A.M., the Wu Tang Clan‘s classic ‘94 single, saw Raekwon, Method Man and Inspektah Deck reflecting on the extent to which paper, and their struggle to obtain it, shaped their lives... More
Posted one year ago
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Torae ft. Pharoahe Monch - What’s Love Artwork
Artist: Torae
Featuring: Pharoahe Monch
Keeping it real and staying true to your vision may be fulfilling, but warm, fuzzy feelings aren’t going to put food on your family’s table. Well-acquainted with the conflict that arises... More
Posted one year ago
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Torae ft. Bluu Suede - Waiting On Christmas Day Artwork
Artist: Torae
Raise your hand if you are sick of hearing the same 12 Christmas tunes. Between radio stations that only play Christmas songs and every store playing Deck The Halls on loop, it can often be too much,... More
Posted one year ago
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Torae
Artist: Torae
More than a quarter-century after the release of Prince’s seminal Purple Rain soundtrack, I still have no f**king idea What It Sounds Like when doves cry. (I mean, what was he referring to—the... More
Posted 2 years ago
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Skyzoo ft. Torae - Know That Cash Rules Artwork
Artist: Skyzoo
Featuring: Torae
Back in 1994, the Wu-Tang Clan offered what just might be the most concise, and accurate summations of our society ever pressed to wax, “Cash rules everything around me, C.R.E.A.M., get the money,... More
Posted 2 years ago
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Torae ft. Khrysis - Gettin’ Biz Artwork
Artist: Torae
Featuring: Khrysis
Yesterday, site regular Torae stepped into The DJBooth to offer his latest street release for streaming and digital purchase. Today, on newly-released EP inclusion The Biz, not only is the BK... More
Posted 2 years ago
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Odd Couple ft. Uno Hype, Emilio Rojas & Torae - Average Guy Artwork
Artist: Odd Couple
Featuring: Uno Hype | Emilio Rojas | Torae
Previously introduced to The DJBooth with Skyzoo collab Speak It Vivid, the Odd Couple return to our pages with Average Guy, the latest single off their forthcoming EP release. Here, the Windy City... More
Posted 2 years ago
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Torae - That Raw Artwork
Artist: Torae
Though there’s a time and a place of every kind of music (well, except for Kenny G.), I think I speak for many heads when I say that uncut, gimmick-free hip-hop is always welcome in my... More
Posted 2 years ago
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M-Phazes ft. Burke & Torae - Another Classic Artwork
Artist: M-Phazes
Featuring: Torae
Another day, Another Classic joint from M-Phazes. Last heard contributing his hard-edged production stylings to a reader-acclaimed remix of The Raw, the Australian beatsmith switches it up to deliver... More
Posted 2 years ago
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Torae - Real Talk Artwork
Artist: Torae
In a genre populated by crossover hits and R&B/rap hybrids, hip-hop needs its hardcore counter-balance to ring loud and true in order for things to level out a bit. Rapper Torae felt more than... More
Posted 2 years ago
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Tona ft. Torae & Eternia - Happy New Year Artwork
Artist: Tona
Featuring: Torae | Eternia
Though the ball dropped this past weekend, it’s not too late to celebrate the advent of 2012 with a quality underground jam like Tona‘s latest effort. Here, the Scarborough, Ontario... More
Posted 2 years ago
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Focus… ft. Torae, iLL Camille & Nikki Grier - High Off Music Artwork
Artist: Focus...
Featuring: Torae | Nikki Grier
After a steady stream of dope leaks, Focus… is finally ready to unleash his latest street album upon the world—well, almost ready. Just in case anyone’s still sleeping on the... More
Posted 3 years ago
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Rel!g!on ft. Ras Kass, Planet Asia, Jasiri X & Torae - Classical Music Artwork
Artist: Rel!g!on
Featuring: Ras Kass | Planet Asia | Torae
Like many of us, REL!G!ON sometimes amuses himself by dreaming up fictional rap supergroups—unlike us, however, he has the wherewithal to make those fantasies a reality. On Booth debut Classical... More
Posted 3 years ago
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Torae - For The Record Artwork
Artist: Torae
Click “Listen Now” above to watch Torae’s “For the Record” video. There is absolutely nothing in hip-hop that feels better than when a DJ Premier beat is rocked by a... More
Posted 3 years ago
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Torae - Do the Math Artwork
Artist: Torae
Contrary to the title, Torae‘s latest LP leak doesn’t feature the Northeastern mainstay practicing his times tables over a dope instrumental. Instead, the emcee plays historical... More
Posted 3 years ago
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Rah Digga
Artist: Rah Digga
Featuring: Torae | Styles P.
Absent from our pages since she brought us Booth-exclusive freestyle #194 back in August 2010, Jersey underground vet Rah Digga makes her return with a newly-remixed version of You Got It, a cut off... More
Posted 3 years ago
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Nina B
Artist: Nina B
Featuring: Torae
After introducing herself to our audience two weeks ago, with the Skyzoo-assisted Picture This, Nina B is back in the Booth with the newest leak off her forthcoming project Remember me B*tch! The... More
Posted 3 years ago
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Torae
Artist: Torae
I won’t say “most,” but a sizable portion of men out there are such suckers for a pretty face (among other physical attributes) that they never pause to wonder what’s beneath the... More
Posted 3 years ago
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Talib Kweli
Featuring: Torae | John Robinson
Back in 2008, Jersey’s DJ K.O. gathered an all-star cast of mainstream heavyweights and underground notables for his debut full-length, Picture This. Fast-forward two years (man, how time flies)... More
Posted 3 years ago
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Skyzoo & !llmind
Featuring: Torae
On Barrel Brothers, a cut off 2007’s Big Doe Rehab, Wu-Tang heavyweight Ghostface hooked up with Beanie Sigel and Styles P. to craft a hard-hitting street banger for the ages. Three years later,... More
Posted 4 years ago
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REKS
Artist: REKS
Featuring: Torae
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... More
Posted 4 years ago
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Keelay and Zaire
Featuring: Torae | Tiffany Paige
The Sole Vibe movement has been responsible for some of DJBooth’s most acclaimed artists, including Zion I, DJ Revolution, and Oddisee, so you know we’re frequently checking up on that... More
Posted 5 years ago
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Torae
Artist: Torae
NYC emcee Torae‘s first foray into the Booth may have been a bit of a misstep; Somethin’ to See found the rapper arguing that hip-hop needed some replenishin’ and he was the man for... More
Posted about 6 years ago
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DJ K.O.
Artist: DJ K.O.
In today’s era of user-friendly production software like Reason and FruityLoops, it seems like anyone with a laptop and ten free minutes can make a halfway decent hip-hop beat. The use of drum kits,... More
Posted 6 years ago
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Torae
Artist: Torae
Virtually every underground rapper from New York City believes that “hip-hop is in very poor shape” and that it’s their destiny to “bring it back to the glory days.”  Joining this... More
Posted 6 years ago
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