Indie Hip-Hop Songs Music Chart - April 10, 2011

April 11, 2011 Chart RecapWelcome to the Booth’s......Read More

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DJ Quik
He may be a bit overlooked overall in the national hip-hop scene, but on the left coast DJ Quik is a legend. His 1991 debut (Quik Is the Name) still gets burn in Los Angeles neighborhoods and select...Read More
Posted 4 years ago by richard
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Honors English
As a writer, I must say that Honors English back in high school was a virtual playground for me. With the perfect blend of subject and predicate, an argument could be made and victory assured. But...Read More
Posted 4 years ago by richard
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Childish Gambino
On his latest feature Break (AOTL) off of brand new EP IAMDONALD, Childish Gambino (aka Donald Glover from NBC sitcom Community) spits a never-ending freeverse over his own energetic spin on Kanye’s...Read More
Posted 4 years ago by richard
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Blitz The Ambassador
Blitz the Ambassador has dropped off the first single off his forthcoming album Native Sun, entitled Dear Africa. If you can’t tell by the title, Dear Africa is an open letter song to the motherland...Read More
Posted 4 years ago by richard
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Rapper Big Pooh
If you haven’t picked up Rapper Big Pooh’s latest project Fat Boy Fresh Vol. 1, I suggest you make a couple clicks and grab your headphones. However, my words may not be enough to convince you, so...Read More
Posted 4 years ago by richard
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Warm Brew
Though Booth newcomers Warm Brew were evidently thinking of beer when they chose their collective stage name (judging by the crushed-can wallpaper on their Tumblr), their sound brings to mind the...Read More
Posted 4 years ago by richard
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1982
Given the amount of conflict in the world right now, it’s pretty obvious that the world is a dangerous place. In their latest effort Race Against Time, 1982 (a.k.a. Statik Selektah and Termanology)...Read More
Posted 4 years ago by richard
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Shane Eli
Good things may not always come to those who wait – if the damn thing wasn't on track for release (knock on wood), I'd make a Detox joke here – but Booth favorite Shane Eli isn't about to leave...Read More
Posted 4 years ago by richard
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Mac Miller
I have to admit that before I started this write-up I wasn’t particularly familiar with Mac Miller's music. You can now consider me one of an ever-growing group of converts. Signed to Rostrum...Read More
Posted 4 years ago by richard
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Rapsody
Extra Extra, read all about it: Rapsody Recruits Mac Miller, HaLo for New Mixtape Leak. In other news, DJBooth.net Writer to Reconsider Penning Entire Track Review in Newspaper Headlines; Calls It...Read More
Posted 4 years ago by richard
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Thurz
One of the first few questions asked of any emcee is, “Where are you from?” As we all know, many a rapper has become an overnight celeb thanks to a hometown anthem (I’m looking at you Wiz...Read More
Posted 4 years ago by richard
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The Primeridian
There are few bigger ponds, where hip-hop is concerned, than the Windy City. Thus, when you claim to be one of Chitown's Finest, you're obliged to back that assertion up with some hella-fide skills....Read More
Posted 4 years ago by richard
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Mac Miller
Mac Miller continues his onslaught of new (free) music. This time the XXL Freshman links up with DJ/producer extraordinaire Don Cannon and Maybach Music's very own Wale to send a message that nothing...Read More
Posted 4 years ago by richard
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Orie
Stay in school even though your heart's not in it, or sacrifice (relative) security to pursue music full-time? For many rap hopefuls, this question is one of the most crucial ones they'll ever have to...Read More
Posted 4 years ago by richard
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Freeway
Back in January, Kanye West and Jay-Z taught listeners everywhere that H.A.M. isn't just something you eat for breakfast (or not, depending on your faith). Today, Freeway is here to do them one better...Read More
Posted 4 years ago by richard
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DJ Pain1
While I think we can all agree it's a good thing that hip hop did take it this far, the downside of the genre's enduring appeal is that fewer and fewer artists remember where it all started. Good...Read More
Posted 4 years ago by richard
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Bobby Creekwater
While (famous) rappers are traveling around in Maybachs and G6 jets, shooting videos with girls that are paid to be there, the average fan of their music is driving home from their 9-to-5 or night...Read More
Posted 4 years ago by richard
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Rapsody
In anticipation of her April 16, performance at Generation Next at Southpaw in Brooklyn, North Carolina femcee and Kooley High representative Radsody has dropped off a brand new mixtape leak featuring...Read More
Posted 4 years ago by richard
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Tayyib Ali
Booth newcomer Tayyib Ali may hail originally from the City of Brotherly Love, but who's to say you can't make room in your heart for more than one patch of home turf? Having left Philly for the City...Read More
Posted 4 years ago by richard
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