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.


May 3, 2010 Chart RecapWelcome to the Booth’s Top Independent Hip Hop Chart! As always, your feedback has determined which songs made the cut. Each chart’s lineup is calculated using a special DJBooth.net …...Read More


New Breed

#1 - New Breed ft. Sean Kingston - Get Away

Way back in March 2009, South Floridian duo New Breed stepped into the Booth with their debut promo single – a track which, contrary to its title, seemed to leave our readers' minds decidedly un-blown. Today, however,...Read More

Goines

#2 - Goines ft. Arkansas Bo - Jim Brown [Premiere]

Widely hailed as one of the finest professional athletes in American history, Cleveland Browns running back Jim Brown serves as inspiration for the debut solo feature from Goines, the Southern emcee first glimpsed as one-half...Read More

B.X.C

#3 - B.X.C - Louder [Premiere]

Louder, the latest track from Windy City twosome B.X.C., may be making its exclusive world premiere right here in the Booth, but don't get it twisted; the track's natural environment is the street, blaring at trunk-rattling,...Read More

Styles P.

#4 - Styles P. - It’s Over

On the inaugural leak off his forthcoming full-length project, D-Block emcee Styles P. sends a simple message to hip-hop heads across the nation: It's Over. What's over, you may ask? Well, for ardent fans of the Northeastern...Read More

Nikki Lynette

#5 - Nikki Lynette ft. GLC - Nothing to Worry About [Premiere]

An up-and-coming femcee with a left-of-center musical sensibility? And her name's Nikki?! OK, relax – as Nikki Lynette assures us on her first feature (making its world premiere in the Booth!), there's absolutely Nothing to...Read More

King Mez

#6 - King Mez ft. Nickelus F - Blow [Premiere]

Don't worry – North Carolina's King Mez hasn't gotten into the cocaine business. The word “Blow” in the title of this newly-leaked album cut (an exclusive world premiere!) refers not to the white powder but rather to...Read More

Dre-Ski

#7 - Dre-Ski ft. Nike Nando - Music & Sound

If you're worried that Dre-Ski's latest album leak, making its world premiere in the Booth, won't live up to its title, allow me to allay your doubts; Music & Sound does indeed consist of a pattern of audible vibrations,...Read More

C-Murder

#8 - C-Murder - Life I Live

C-Murder has always lived a more controversial life than even your average rapper…except maybe Eminem. Now, more than ever, the Down South emcee is under fire and has decided to respond musically. Releasing one of his first...Read More

K. Sparks

#9 - K. Sparks - Blue Swing

What? It's been over two weeks since we last featured a fresh track from K. Sparks?! Say it ain't so! Today, the Booth's favorite Queens representative makes his return with EP leak Blue Swing, a cut on which he informs the...Read More

Freddie Gibbs

#10 - Freddie Gibbs - Personal OG

Marijuana dilettantes who got their fill of THC on Tuesday can feel free to sit this one out; Personal OG, the latest leak off Freddie Gibbs' Str8 Killa No Filla mixtape, is for the serious weed addicts only. Pairing dreamy...Read More

M.i

#11 - M.i. - Time

So much to listen to, so little Time... Fortunately, you've got DJBooth.net to help you decide what music is worth your while. With that said, those who choose to give M.i's first feature a listen are guaranteed to find those...Read More

Marky

#12 - Marky - Full Clip [Premiere]

After the death of street rap pioneer and Gang Starr founding father Guru, tributes have been pouring in from all corners of hip-hop nation; to quote Joni Mitchell, don’t it always seem to go that you don’t know what you...Read More

Big K.R.I.T

#13 - Big K.R.I.T. ft. Devin The Dude - Moon & Stars [Premiere]

Like many of his esteemed colleagues at Cinematic Music Group, recent Booth favorite Big K.R.I.T. really, really enjoys his weed. If there's one thing the Mississippi native likes even better than getting stoned out of his...Read More

Archie Eversole

#14 - Archie Eversole - Lil Lower

Usually, when you hear the phrase "new music from ATL," you expect something bass-heavy and hype. With the help of producer Get Cool, however, Archie Eversole decides to take a different route on his new single Lil Lower....Read More

Shane Eli

#15 - Shane Eli - Knuckle Up

On his Booth debut, featured last Thursday, Shane Eli reflected on the difficulty of carving out a personal identity, particularly when one resides in the Grey Area at the center of an racial and cultural divide. As...Read More

Truck North + The 3rd

#16 - Truck North + The 3rd - Out There

Some of the best collaborations come from chance encounters (no, not you Soulja and Gucci). After meeting at Rock the Bells in Detroit last year, Truck North and The 3rd have been making some pretty good noise together. If...Read More

Hollyweerd

#17 - Hollyweerd - Supa Eazy

Making good music is by no means a walk in the park but, well aware that an apparent lack of effort is one of the cornerstones of coolness, ATL foursome Hollyweerd have set out to make hip-hop look Supa Eazy on the first leak...Read More

F.a.T

#18 - F.a.T - Hungry [Premiere]

If you’re trying to make it in the hip-hop game, a healthy hunger for success is necessary, but when that hunger borders on gluttony, then you have F.a.T (pun intended). With his first Booth feature, Hungry, the Virginia...Read More

Yonas

#19 - Yonas - Push Em Back

If I had to compare Yonas’ new single Push Em Back to a city, it would definitely be Toronto. And if you have ever been to T-Dot, you should know exactly why; Toronto is a city with a little bit of everything and everyone,...Read More

 

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