Indie Hip-Hop Songs Music Chart - May 08, 2011

May 9, 2011 Chart RecapWelcome to the Booth’s......Read More

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Grieves
“Battle not with monsters, lest ye become a monster, and if you gaze into the abyss, the abyss gazes also into you." I usually try to avoid busting out the Nietzsche quotes in mixed company (it...Read More
Posted 4 years ago by richard
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Killer Mike
In a genre built on comparisons, Killer Mike, or Mike Bigga, whichever you may prefer, is the modern day Ice Cube. Yes, while we're aware Cube is still around, I'm referring to Death Certificate-era...Read More
Posted 4 years ago by richard
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Will Brennan
Crazy as it may seem to those of us who know the meaning of the word “downtime,” there are people out there who thrive on being constantly in motion; even if they could be convinced to slow their...Read More
Posted 4 years ago by richard
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Classified
Fresh off the release of his second major-label album (his 14th, in total), Enfield veteran Classified returns to our pages with a standout cut off the project. Wondering "Maybe It's Just Me," the...Read More
Posted 4 years ago by richard
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StartYourOwnRebellion
It’s an age old dilemma for a relatively unknown artist. Get a major feature on your song and the world will pay attention, but then you risk becoming outshone on your own song, causing the populace...Read More
Posted 4 years ago by richard
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M.i
What?! You haven't downloaded M.i's new mixtape yet? Though the project dropped way back in early April, listeners who aren't as with-it as your average Boothgoer still have time to jump on the Lone...Read More
Posted 4 years ago by richard
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GhostWridah
Anyone else noticed a certain pungent odor emanating from our mixtape page lately? Kinda like bay laurel, with a hint of Gatorade? Oh, right, that's the sweet smell of Victory, and it's coming from...Read More
Posted 4 years ago by richard
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Bekay
And now for something completely different. While we pause on certain days to remember specific events in history, some can be felt and seen every day through the eyes of our acquaintances, friends...Read More
Posted 4 years ago by richard
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Chris Faust
Don't worry, Chris Faust fans – the Brooklyn up-and-comer isn't saying “Au revoir” just when he's started to get a serious buzz going for his forthcoming, 2DopeBoyz/DJBooth.net-sponsored...Read More
Posted 4 years ago by richard
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Nikki Lynette
I was going to begin this write-up by saying “Nikki Lynette’s use of Marilyn Manson’s The Beautiful People is the most unexpected sample/interpolation I’ve heard in months”, but then I...Read More
Posted 4 years ago by richard
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Gods'Illa
In a genre which often seems to hold fame (along with its cousin, fortune) as a measure of individual worth, it's nice to be reminded that even if you're a nobody, you're still somebody. Unless you're...Read More
Posted 4 years ago by richard
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Omen (Producer)
The title of Omen's forthcoming set, along with politically-charged lead single Negro Spiritual, seem to suggest a project packed from top to bottom with hard-hitting social commentary – but, hey,...Read More
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Has-Lo
It’s always an interesting experience socializing with the hipsters where I’m from. Talk about a new record, and they heard it a week before it dropped when it was cool. Mention an artist and...Read More
Posted 4 years ago by richard
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The Freshmen
"You ain't nobody until you do what you want!" "Don't you understand, your brain is clay and I gotta squeeze it!” While very few would turn to Arthur Fonzarelli (from classic ‘70s sitcom Happy...Read More
Posted 4 years ago by richard
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Metis
Damn, today's a good day for motivational anthems. With GhostWridah mixtape standout Victory and now Metis' hard-hustling Booth debut, I'm so pumped that... well, let's just say I'm gonna write the...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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NIQUE
Considering it was nearly six months ago that Vegas-based reader fave NIQUE stepped into the Booth with his last solo feature, Too Many Girls, fans may be starting to wonder whether that excessive...Read More
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Dean and Ravo
Dean and Ravo's first Booth feature, released back in January, found the up-and-coming duo Walkin' Around their city, ogling all the pretty girls from behind their shades. If you were feeling that...Read More
Posted 4 years ago by richard
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Beyond Belief
Has it really been eight months since a certain Rockaway native last graced our pages? That's (wait for it) Beyond Belief! Jokes aside, it's been far too long; thus, we're bringing the freestyle...Read More
Posted 4 years ago by richard
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