Independent Music Chart
Independent Chart - Allergic to the mainstream? Check out our top 20 indie tracks. 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 tracks.
December 12, 2011 Chart RecapWelcome to the Booth’s Top Independent Chart! As always, your feedback has determined which songs made the cut. Each chart’s lineup is calculated using a special DJBooth Formula that …...Read More
Fresh off bringing us the reader-approved What I Do, Chris Webby returns with one more leak off his forthcoming street release. Title track There Goes the Neighborhood finds Don Cannon serving up a head-noddable, bass-driven...Read More
In 1965, not long before he was assasinated, Malcolm X said, “We declare our right on this earth to be a man, to be a human being, to be respected…which we intend to bring into existence by any means necessary.”...Read More
Mistah F.A.B. is back on the scene with a brand new, digital-only EP I Found My Backpack 2: The Lost Notebook, which dropped today. Not surprisingly, Booth selection In My City, featuring lyrical assists from Talib Kweli and...Read More
With blues-rockers' The Black Keys' brand new El Camino LP flying off the record-store shelves like hotcakes would be if record stores sold hotcakes, it should surprise no one to see rap acts getting in on the remix-freestyle...Read More
Fresh off making their Booth debut with the reader-approved Any Means Necessary, Kinetic & One Love return to our pages with one-off release Would You Follow Me?. Here, Love crafts a poignant chopped-sample groove to back his...Read More
A Yuletide staple since before any of us were born, Silent Night was penned in the early 1800s by Austrian priest Joseph Mohr and headmaster Franz Xavier Gruber. Which is to say, it's long overdue for an update. With his...Read More
Whether you were raised in a gated community or an inner-city 'hood, it's tough not to look back with nostalgia on your younger days. Of course, that doesn't mean you need to view your past through rose-colored glasses. On...Read More
It's been a minute since last we featured GLC on the solo tip--Cold as Ice hit our front page back in October of 2010—but the Chi-town gangster has been grinding H.A.M. in the meantime, pumping out street albums for the...Read More
A Cologne, Germany-repping beat crew who know the fundamentals of hip-hop better than many of their stateside counterparts—as amply demonstrated in past features Let's Get It and Top Rank--JR & PH7 are back to turn heads...Read More
If you tuned in for AWKWORD's first Booth feature, Doctor Doctor, you already know that the Big Apple repper's all about his Bars & Hooks. On feature numero dos, the latest single off his forthcoming full-length, the emcee...Read More
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