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April 22, 2014, a date that will go down in hip-hop history—at least, if Iggy Azalea has anything to do with it. That, of course, is when the Australian-born, ATL-based emcee unleashed her Island Def Jam debut album, The...
Years ago, some time between 1994 and ‘98, hip-hop’s Future was being written in a recording studio in downtown Atlanta, Georgia. Outkast was hard at work recording their game changing first three albums, amplifying the...
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The nephew of Bone Thugs-N-Harmony's Layzie Bone, Dizzy Wright has been rapping since the tender age of eight. Fast-forward to 2014, and the Sin City representative is one of the most talked-about young artists in the...
As I talked about yesterday on RefinedHype, I have been pretty excited about Asher Roth's new project, RetroHash. I don't want to be redundantly repetitive so I'll give the abridged version. Basically, it's this, Asher blew...
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August Alsina, the New Orleans-repping singer/songwriter who has captivated listeners nationwide with his unique brand of hip hop-infused R&B, takes his career to the next level with the release of his Def Jam debut...
On April 21, Adult Swim’s The Boondocks will kick off its fourth and final season. After enduring some pretty incredible—and incredibly hilarious—adventures over the past three seasons, this final one promises to take...
Fresh off his addition to Drake's OVO Sound roster, PARTYNEXTDOOR has unleashed his self-titled debut full-length. Heralded by Booth-featured singles "Wus Good / Curious," "Make a Mil" and "Over Here," the LP features a total...
In anticipation of the project's retail release on Tuesday, April 22, Brooklyn veteran Shabaam Sahdeeq is offering up his Keepers of the Lost Art LP for free, full streaming exclusively in The DJBooth.
His fifth full-length...
In the digital age, hip-hop receives a litmus test every few months. A new rapper emerges on the scene and suddenly, everybody starts talking about him or her. The buzz leading up to the "big release" from this artist spirals...
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South Central rhymesayer Curtessy has come together with The DJBooth to bring listeners his solo debut, the Different World EP: Technically Speaking.
The eight track project packs eight original jams from the unsigned...
On January 1, Colorado began allowing the sale of recreational marijuana. It was on this day that the state's capitol city, Denver, would officially become something much bigger.
Named after the new moniker of his city, as...
BK, New York trio Flatbush ZOMBiES have released their heavily-delayed, but finally available new mix-album, Better Off Dead.
Included on the bulky, 19-track free release is the Booth-featured, reader-approved "Palm Trees."...
Gary, Indiana rhymesayer Freddie Gibbs and Oxnard, Cali beatsmith Madlib have (finally) unleashed their first collaborative full-length, Piñata.
Coming on the heels of Gibbs's 2013 debut, ESGN (Evil Seeds Grow Naturally),...
In late March, Enfield, Nova Scotia native Mike Boyd released an 11-track LP, entitled ...Note the Sarcasm, which caught our collective ear here at The DJBooth.
After listening to standout tracks like promo single "Mr. Mike"...
Locksmith, the Golden State buzzmaker and longtime reader fave who recently spit "Lifestyle" for our exclusive freestyle series, has unleashed his next street album.
A Thousand Cuts comes heralded by lead effort "Hardest...
Jesse Boykins III, a Chicago-born R&B singer and producer, has come quite a long way since his first DJBooth appearance, a feature for solo single "Pantyhose," in October of 2008.
Over the past five plus years the indie...
Over the decades, Prodigy and Havoc of Mobb Deep have become known for their raw and uncompromising approach to hip-hop; some might even say that they're infamous. The East Coast veterans' eighth studio album, The Infamous...
Pharoahe Monch, the peerless lyricist and flowsmith who rose to fame as one-half of veteran duo Organized Konfusion, has unleashed his fourth solo studio album, P.T.S.D..
The project tells the story of an independent artist...