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Who’s the Girl in ScHoolboy Q’s “Studio” Video? (NSFW)

Who’s the Girl in ScHoolboy Q’s “Studio” Video? (NSFW) [RefinedHype]

Let's be honest, you're watching "Studio" for one reason. But who is she? Read More on RefinedHype

DJ Prince ft. Sean Price - Shottas Artwork

DJ Prince ft. Sean Price - Shottas

If the Phantom of the Opera grew up in a Dancehall in the Bronx, right around when Kool Herc was throwing his famous house parties, his work would probably sound a lot like DJ Prince‘s latest release, Shottas. Borrowing... Read More

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Lucky Dice - When Danger Awaits [DJBooth Premiere]

When you coach a sports team, you have to be able to see a level above all of the players and come up with original strategies to win. You may as well call Boston emcee Lucky Dice, Rap Game Coach. With the exclusive premiere... Read More

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Swollen Members - Brand New Day Artwork

Swollen Members - Brand New Day

It’s a new day for Madchild, Prevail, and Rob The Viking, otherwise known together as Swollen Members. They’re still popping off, shooting bottle rockets, and putting other writers out of their misery, but on... Read More

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Wizdom - The Next Step Cover

Wizdom - The Next Step [Album]

Considering the sheer volume of unsigned, independent emcees who are constantly battling one another for a chance to be noticed and heard, artists are really best served by moving in slow and steady increments as long as the... Read More

Locksmith ft. Rebecca Nobel - Who I Am Artwork

Locksmith ft. Rebecca Nobel - Who I Am

You could say that Locksmith has been fighting since birth. Whether it was almost being given to the wrong woman in the hospital due to an insensitive doctor or second guessing his resolve to stay true to his craft, the Cali... Read More

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Jackson Breit - Coca Cola Artwork

Jackson Breit - Coca Cola

Warning: Pepsi diehards, turn around now before you become irrationally upset for the rest of your day. While Jackson Breit was watching a Coke commercial the other day, the indie artist and producer became hooked on the song... Read More

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Jimmy Johnson - Sun Goes Down Artwork

Jimmy Johnson - Sun Goes Down

After living through the 90’s, I thought that the only notable occurrences at night were Gargoyles coming alive and vampires roaming the dark skies. Well OVO‘s Jimmy Johnson is here to add to that list. In the... Read More

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Joyner Lucas - Don’t Ask for Nothin Artwork

Joyner Lucas - Don’t Ask for Nothin [DJBooth Premiere]

Oft imitated but never equaled, the DJBooth Freestyle Series ran from February 2009 through June 2011. Its 250 total entries were the work of a veritable who’s-who of underground and emerging emcees, including rising... Read More

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¡MAYDAY! x MURS as ¡MURSDAY! - TABLETOPS Artwork

¡MAYDAY! x MURS as ¡MURSDAY! - TABLETOPS

You could always tell which middle school kids would still be into Hip-Hop 10 or 20 years later. If you saw a kid beatbox, use pens on the desk like drumsticks, or pound hands on the gym floor, someone who could dance or rap... Read More

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DJ Whoo Kid Breaks Down His Essential DJ Set-Up [Feature]

For years now DJ Whoo Kid has been one of hip-hop's most recognizable faces behind the turntables, serving as one of G-Unit's go to turntablists, a tour DJ for 50 Cent, a host of his own Shade 45 radio show, and a widely... Read More

Top 20 Rap Songs Chart (April 21, 2014)Playlist Cover

Top 20 Rap Songs Chart (April 21, 2014) [Playlist]

Billboard who? Everybody knows that the only charts that really matter are the DJBooth Top 20s. You can always find out which songs were the week’s most popular, but why only use those eyes when you’ve also got those... Read More

L’Orange ft. Homeboy Sandman - Mind vs. Matter Artwork

L’Orange ft. Homeboy Sandman - Mind vs. Matter

One thing that hasn’t changed over time is how you treat a lady—with respect. To bridge the gap between first date manners of the 1920’s and the 21st Century, Mello Music Group producer L’Orange... Read More

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ScHoolboy Q ft. BJ the Chicago Kid - Studio Artwork

ScHoolboy Q ft. BJ the Chicago Kid - Studio

As if you needed a reminder that TDE’s “Most Likely To Bring Bucket Hats Back” rapper dropped a phenomenal album this year in Oxymoron, he just announced the fourth official single. On Studio, ScHoolboy Q... Read More

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