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Album Reflections: Talking “All My Angles Are Right” With CYNE

Music fans are a greedy bunch. With the glorious interwebz, it is easier than ever to consume music without any thought or connection to the artist; all it takes is a few clicks of the mouse to be drowning in a sea of new...

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Cole, Keyboards, & “Cousins”: Catching Up With Bas On Tour

With social media and of course blogs, the internet is seen as the proving ground for up and coming emcees. While the world wide web is important, it shouldn't be the end all be all. I'd argue that a great live show is just...

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Real Recognize Real: King Mez on Biggie’s Influence, Azizi Gibson & More

Sometimes it can feel like artists move through the world in their own bubble, orbiting around each other but never touching, especially in hip-hop when biting and copying is a cardinal sin. But the truth is, music isn't made...

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Behind The Boards: Pop Wansel on Major Label Connects, Being Overlooked & More [Interview]

Producers are a lot like the offensive line of a football team. They can make the superstar quarterback look great, but rarely do they get the credit they deserve. Well, here at The DJBooth we say no more. Behind The...

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Meet Pop Wansel: The Most Important Producer You (Maybe) Haven’t Heard Of

The whole reason we started this Behind The Boards series is to give producers some time in the sun. After all, although, they are responsible for some of our favorite beats, yet rarely get all the glory that comes with a...

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If I Write Another Hell Hath No Fury, I’ll Probably Be in Jail: An Interview With Pusha T

I tell people all the time, if I'm able to write another Hell Hath No Fury again, then I'll probably be in jail the following year. Let's be real. For the most part being a hip-hop journalist is a very un-glamorous job. Day...

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Bet You Can’t Guess Who’s on Isaiah Rashad’s Rap Mt. Rushmore

When it dropped back in January, Isaiah Rashad's Cilvia Demo stayed at the top of our album chart for weeks, and it's easy to hear why. The newly signed TDE emcee has a unique and thoughtfully dope style, but as the...

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DJ Whoo Kid Breaks Down His Essential DJ Set-Up

For years now DJ Whoo Kid has been one of hip-hop's most recognizable faces behind the turntables, serving as one of G-Unit's go to turntablists, a tour DJ for 50 Cent, a host of his own Shade 45 radio show, and a widely...

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Behind The Boards Interview Series: Statik Selektah

Producers are a lot like the offensive line of a football team. They can make the superstar quarterback look great, but rarely do they get the credit they deserve. Well, here at The DJBooth we say "No more." Behind The Boards...

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Behind The Boards Interview Series: !llmind

Producers are a lot like the offensive line of a football team. Like the guys in the trenches, they can make the superstar quarterback look great, but rarely get the credit they deserve. Well, here at The DJBooth we say "No...

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3 Shots With: The Bender (ft. Jean Grae, Jarren Benton, Wax & More)

RefinedHype started "3 Shots With" mostly so Nathan S. could drink with interesting people; mission accomplished. In Season One he had the pleasure of sitting down - and boozing - with Wax, Jarren Benton, Thurz, Justin Hunte...

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3 Shots With Thurz: NBA Comparisons, L.A. Rap Trivia & More (Video Drinkerview)

Next up in RefinedHype's "3 Shots With" drinkerview series, Nathan S. drinks some tequila with hip-hop renaissance man Thurz and attempts to decide what NBA players we resemble, play some L.A. rap trivia, pick new desert...

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