DJBooth Features - This Week in Hype


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This Week in Hype: Yeezy Back, Fashawn on Working With Nas & More

Can you believe it? How could you be so lucky? What could you have possibly done to deserve another "This Week in Hype" podcast? Blessings on blessings on blessings.  This week, I try to convince a whiskey company... Read More
Posted about 4 weeks ago
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This Week in Hype: Drake’s a Legend, Hitting the Club With BeatKing

Welcome back to the greatest achievement in human history. The pyramids? Whatever, aliens helped out. Penicillin? I can barely even spell it, how important can it be. "This Week in Hype" though? That's the stuff that... Read More
Posted one month ago
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This Week in Hype: The Fight Against Hip-Hop Elitism Continues

Welcome back to the greatest achievement in human history. The pyramids? Whatever, aliens helped out. Penicillin? I can barely even spell it, how important can it be. "This Week in Hype" though? That's the stuff that... Read More
Posted one month ago
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This Week in Hype: Lil Wayne, Birdman & Cash Money at the Crossroads

This week on the podcast I talk about the pending Lil Wayne and Birdman divorce - is this the biggest split in hip-hop history? What happens to Cash Money now? Will Drake still be able to put out an album this year? The... Read More
Posted about 2 months ago
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This Week in Hype: Best Music Year of My Life, Tim Larew & More

Hark, do you hear that? It is a chorus of angels, and verily, they're all singing "I fyou're not listening to the This Week in Hype podcast you're probably wack." Hey, they said it, not me. What,... Read More
Posted 2 months ago
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This Week in Hype: My Life in the Music Industry

And lo, Moses came down from the mountain carrying commandments of stone, and the people did say "What the fuck is this Moses?" And so he traveled back to the mountaintop and once again returned carrying the "This Week... Read More
Posted 2 months ago
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This Week in Hype: The Squad on Wale, Kendrick, Resolutions & More

Fresh for 2015 you suckers!!! The "This Week in Hype" podcast is officially back for yet another year filled with me talking about rap, me talking about rap with other people, rap and rap talk. In the wise words of Yung Joc,... Read More
Posted 2 months ago
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This Year in Hype: The Mega 2014 Wrap-Up Edition With Justin Hunte

Holy...sweet...baby...jesus. I just spent ANOTHER year doing the "This Week in Hype" podcast. When I started this I didn't know if I'd make it to week two, and here we are, racking up entire years of awesome. How... Read More
Posted 3 months ago
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This Week in Hype: Storm Warning Edition ft. DJ T-GUT & Kendrick vs. Cole

I won't lie, it's been a crazy week in Berkeley. The first half of the week armored trucks were arresting protesters outside my house, the second half we got hit with a storm and I lost power. But I STILL DELIVERED... Read More
Posted 3 months ago
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This Week in Hype: The Tragedy of Eric Garner & The Poetry of Danez Smith

Heartbreakingly, we've been here before.  On one hand I'm not sure it's my place as a white man who mostly writes Rick Ross fat jokes to speak about the justice system's absolute disregard for black... Read More
Posted 3 months ago