Indie Hip-Hop Songs Music Chart - March 17, 2013

March 18, 2013 Chart Recap*Last week’s top two......Read More

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Joey BadA$$
Showcasing an agile, brainy lyrical style over beats that sound like they hopped a time machine from the 1990s, Joey BadA$$ is unique among hip-hop's current freshman class. That Unorthodox style, of...Read More
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Raz Simone
On his latest single, Sometimes I Don’t, emcee Raz Simone broadcasts a few things that he does and does not do. One item that could be placed in the later category is the creation of wack songs,...Read More
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3
Obie Trice
This Saturday, March 9, marked the 16-year anniversary of Biggie Smalls' untimely passing. To commemorate the occasion, and honor B.I.G.'s immortal contributions to the hip-hop game, Detroit...Read More
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W.L.A.K.
In late February, Tulsa, Oklahoma's Dre Murray made his first foray into the Booth with Reality, a joint affirming his allegiance first to God, and then to his musical hustle. Though his faith is...Read More
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5
Art of Fresh
For most of us, turning our fantasies into reality is a daunting, and frequently discouraging task. T-Dot hip-hop duo Art of Fresh, on the other hand, have had so much practice that it now comes...Read More
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Earl Sweatshirt
Few young emcees inspire more shock and awe on a bar-by-bar basis than Odd Future lyricist Earl Sweatshirt. If you're picking up what he's putting down, practically every other line will elicit a...Read More
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7
Dizzy Wright
Two young rhymesayers with a cerebral rhyme style and a fondness for the herb, Las Vegas representative Dizzy Wright and B.K. buzzmaker Joey BadA$$ collide on the latest single off the former's next...Read More
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8
Macklemore x Ryan Lewis
Sometimes I wonder just how the Seattle bred Irishman Macklemore does what he does. Coming off his most recent release, Same Love, which eloquently addressed the underlying issues associated with...Read More
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9
Ghostface Killah
As far as their forthcoming collaborative project is concerned, Ghostface Killah and Adrian Younge are two for two in the Booth. Lead single The Rise of the Ghostface Killah and follow-up The Sure...Read More
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10
Trek Life
Thankfully, we have emcees like Trek Life to drop records that remind us of the true essence of Hip-Hop. With his latest release, Just the Music, you can’t help but think about summer days as a kid,...Read More
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11
J.Nolan
Currently, as I write this, there is a torrential downpour outside, but all I can see are Blue Skies thanks to an impressive new release from J.Nolan. The song is the second release from the...Read More
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12
Lyn Charles
As the old saying goes, silence is golden. While normally used to quiet children down or keep people hushed in a library, the phrase can also be used to describe Silence, the latest feature from Lyn...Read More
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13
Tanya Morgan
Though Tanya Morgan recently contributed guest bars to Space Mountain, a track off Koncept's Malt Disney EP, it's been a hot minute since we've brought you any new headlining material from the...Read More
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Chance the Rapper
When's the last time you listened to a new rap record and thought to yourself, “Damn, this intro is dope.”? For me, it was way back in 2009. While Sharam's She Came Along still boasts the best...Read More
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Wax
As a kid, you might have been told that if you work hard, you can be anything you want to be. While this is all well and good, it is not the most realistic motto. Perhaps some brutal honesty and a...Read More
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16
KYLE
Breaking into choreographed dance routines on the baseball field, bragging about eating Cheetos in the studio—these aren't the actions of a man who's afraid to be himself. Introduced to our pages...Read More
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Torae
Keeping it real and staying true to your vision may be fulfilling, but warm, fuzzy feelings aren't going to put food on your family's table. Well-acquainted with the conflict that arises when art and...Read More
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18
Nick Weaver
Nick Weaver is coming for your thug tears, and he's using his latest video single Terminal 3 as his method of extraction. Using the aforementioned airport terminal as the backdrop to this somber...Read More
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19
Marco Polo
Fresh off garnering positive Booth reviews for What's Wrong, an album outtake co-starring rap legend Rakim, Marco Polo has pulled another unreleased gem from the vault for our listening pleasure. Like...Read More
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20
Quake Matthews
Not everything that glitters is gold, and not every female rocking a mink coat is a goddess. An underground rhymesayer hailing from Halifax, Nova Scotia, Quake Matthews tells the story of a young...Read More
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21
Frank Leone
Though he made an impressive debut with Miles Bonney, Frank Leone is still a relatively new name to DJBooth readers. Most artists in Frank's situation (with less than a handful of features under their...Read More
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22
Badio
Believe it or not, there's such a thing as being too smooth. Take Badio, for example. New single Want To, the Virginia-residing rhymesayer's first feature since 2010 DJBooth debut Kiss the Sky, finds...Read More
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P. SO
Sizing up romantic interests based on their musical taste is superficial, no doubt, but let's be real: it's hard to look at a guy or girl the same way after you learn that their iPod's filled with...Read More
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