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Spooky Black: Dope, Wack or Kinda Racist? (All of the Above)

One time, on the internet, I was looking for something and I couldn't find it. But then I looked a little bit more, and I found it.  In 2014, an age where every meal is meticulously cataloged on Instagram,...

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F**k Wells Fargo: EOM on Wax, Chamilionaire and Sample Flips

It was hot and muggy, I was jet lagged (and hadn't slept for more than two hours), and I was tired of hearing Yellowcard (although I may secretly love "Ocean Avenue"). Welcome to the Warped Tour ladies and...

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10 EDM Artists Who Are Up Next

Recently we've been spending a lot of time trying to get educated on EDM. Sure, we know, that's kind of like your grandmother trying to get educated on this whole internet thing she's been hearing so much about,...

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Three Artists Under 1,000: The Next Episode

It all started out as a bet, of sorts. Maybe more like a challenge. In 2014, when a previously unknown artist is being called the next big superstar after their first YouTube video, how "new" can you...

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In Which I Try to Not Hate “PARTYNEXTDOOR TWO”

For those who aren't already familiar with my intimate and often convoluted musical preferences, here's the background between myself and one Mr. PARTYNEXTDOOR. A little over a year ago I decided to hate him,...

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From Bootsy Collins to James Jamerson, 10 Bassists You Need to Know

We all yell when a NBA player throws down an ill dunk on a breakaway, but what about the player who grabbed the rebound that made that breakaway possible? Stadiums erupt when a wide reciever pulls down a long bomb, but what...

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“Pay Attention” Deficit: Wanting More From Big K.R.I.T

It's ironic that the hook of Big K.R.I.T's latest song goes, "I should be paying more attention to you," because I literally could not be paying more attention to his upcoming album Cadillactica. I've...

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It’s Electric: An EDM Guide For the Hip-Hop Head

Hip-hop is our bread and butter here at The DJBooth. And while I'm always into learning about different sub-genres of music, at the end of the day it's rap that puts Chipotle on my table. With all...

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Best/Worst Of The Week: Coolio Turns To Porn, Nicki’s Comical Booty & More

Listen, it's Friday, we get it. Nobody really wants to do anything that involves using their brain. So "Best/Worst" will provide you with both the biggest fails and the most awesome awesomeness, as well as some of the...

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The Hypemen Podcast, The Lost Episodes: Jean Grae

Way…..way….way….back in the day (aka 2010), when the entire concept of a rap podcast was still in its infancy, there was the Hypemen podcast. Up until the last episode in July of 2011, the...

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Where Brooklyn At? Take the NYC Rapper Borough Quiz

Geography is as important to rappers as it was to Christopher Columbus. The first question you ask when you hear a new rapper? Name. The second? Where are they from? Granted, a zip code has no actual...

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Russ, The Wild Card #TopProspects

When we announced our new Top Prospects, I stressed that the series wasn't about predicting who will blow up next. If we were trying to do that, we'd take a look at what's currently popular, find all...

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