Indie Hip-Hop Music Chart
Indie Hip-Hop Chart - Allergic to the mainstream? Check out our top 20 indie songs. Created by combining how many times the song has been played with your ratings, DJBooth's charts help turn today's brand new music into tomorrow's hit records.
April 7, 2014 Chart Recap*The former front-runners, Rich Quick‘s “Real Rugged Raw” and Locksmith‘s “Lifestyle,” respectively graduate to our Top Picks and drop to 20th. Tech N9ne‘s “Nobody Cares” climbs from seventh to …...Read More
Like all of us, Tech N9ne sometimes gets down on himself and begins to feel like Nobody Cares. Then he remembers that he's the most successful independent rapper of all time, and the founder of a thriving record label. The...Read More
The lack of gravity seems to be a widespread worry among artists in today's Booth lineup. This morning, India Shawn admitted that without her man by her side, she feels like she's in danger of Floating Away. Floating Away is...Read More
I am not Blue, The Misfit's accountant, so I can't tell you how many zeros are in his back account, but when it comes to Trill-ness he is the rap equivalent of Bill Gates; I guess you could even call him a TRILLionaire....Read More
You can guess a lot about a rhymesayer from the company he keeps. For example, a glance at the feature lineup on Passport Gift's Booth debut suggests that the Bronx repper is an aggressive, no-nonsense spitter with a...Read More
For some rappers, making music that's “hard” just means yelling really f**king loud about firearms. Locksmith's Hardest Song Ever, however, contains no gat talk or vocal cord-shredding shouts. Rather, it draws its power...Read More
Who says hip-hop doesn't teach you anything? If it weren't for Asaad's latest feature, I might never have known about Alejandro Jodorowsky. For those curious, Alejandro Jodorowsky is a Chilean-French playwright, filmmaker and...Read More
Like most other emcees, Maryland up-and-comer Ezko is out to get his Piece of the P.I.E. For him, however, the baked dessert is not a metaphor for money and power, but an acronym for his true goal: “Peace in Existence.”...Read More
With their all-encompassing lust for cash and their heavy consumption of weed and liquor, Young Scooter and his clique might strike your average man or woman as a little Di$functional. Fans of hazy, whip-ready hip-hop,...Read More
As Warner Bros. cartoons have taught us, it's entirely possible to walk through thin air as long as you don't look down and psych yourself out. Just to be safe, Kyle Rapps is keeping his gaze pointed upward as he grinds his...Read More
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