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Four Years Later, “Watch the Throne” is Hip-Hop’s “Avatar” [Feature]

[Image via Dave Choate] I love going to the movies, and the ultimate theater experience is the prestigious blockbuster. There's a special energy when that blockbuster, that new epic, comes along. The AC is that much... Read More

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RIP “Detox”: The Complete History of Dr. Dre’s Masterpiece That Never Was [Feature]

Finally. After 13 years of release dates, rumors and leaks, last weekend Dr. Dre publicly admitted that the sun is hot, peanut butter is made from peanuts, and his staggeringly delayed album, Detox, should be... Read More

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Alireza JJ on Iran’s Thriving & Illegal Underground Hip-Hop Scene [Feature]

The world has never been more globalized, but while we're ever more connected to our neighbors around the world, it can still come as a shock to realize how similar yet sometimes staggeringly different countries... Read More

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Azizi Gibson - Enemies

After taking us for a spin in his Slave Ship, Azizi Gibson returns to the Booth with the second single from his forthcoming LP, preHISTORIC Till Death. Enemies is produced Kamandi and, according to the artist, was made the... Read More

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Kwabs - Forgiven

It’s been six months since Kwabs last appeared on our pages, but before that the London native earned seven features between November of 2013 and February of 2015. With the release of his new album, Love + War, set for... Read More

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Jerzee - House In New York ft. Joell Ortiz

Canadian rapper Jerzee, who made his Booth debut three months ago with Back Where We Started, has released House In New York, a new single with Slaughterhouse member Joell Ortiz. The grunge rock-infused production is handled... Read More

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D/C - I Love Gold

South London native D/C, a first time feature artist on our pages, makes his DJBooth debut with the release of his latest single, I Love Gold. Co-produced along with Hoost, the record and it’s highly-entertaining visual... Read More

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Jeezy Donates 1,000 Backpacks to Atlanta Elementary School Children [Feature]

Despite all of the attention that the Drake/Meek Mill situation has captured, we in the Booth are all in favor of shining a light on the more positive stories to come out of the hip-hop world. Take N9ne's music helping a... Read More

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Biggs - What They Yellin ft. Stalley & CP [DJBooth Premiere]

Oxnard, CA rapper Biggs makes his debut Booth appearance today, emphatically asking “What They Yellin?” on the world premiere release of his latest single. This smooth new effort features guest contributions from... Read More

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Black Violin - Invisible ft. Pharoahe Monch

Black Violin, a classically trained duo made up of Wilner “Wil B” Baptiste (viola) and Kevin “Kev”Marcus Sylvester (violin), make their first appearance on The DJBooth with the lead single off their forthcoming... Read More

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Sweet Da Kid - When I Blow

Camden, New Jersey native Sweet Da Kid, the latest artist of veteran hitmaking producer Salaam Remi, is fresh off the release of his new project, Your Mother’s Other Son. The standout selection from the free, six-track... Read More

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Eric Dingus - Cloud 9 (Remix) [DJBooth Premiere]

I hope you are properly prepared to go to Cloud 9, as Austin, TX native and buzzmaking producer Eric Dingus will take you there with his remix of Young Thug’s record of the same name - also a DJBooth world premiere. Zed... Read More

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Warren G - Keep On Hustlin ft. Jeezy, Bun B & Nate Dogg Artwork

Warren G - Keep On Hustlin ft. Jeezy, Bun B & Nate Dogg

Veteran emcee Warren G has released Keep On Hustlin, the first single from his forthcoming EP. The self-produced effort features guest bars from Jeezy and Bun B, while the late Nate Dogg handles hook duties. The five-track... Read More

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Chief Keef & Lil Durk - Sumo

Chicago rappers Chief Keef and Lil Durk, who have had their differences over the years, have come together to record and release Sumo. The record is produced by Chop Squad DJ and could be placed on Durk’s next mixtape,... Read More

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From QM to Funk Flex to OVO Fest, a Complete Guide to the Drake vs. Meek Mill “Beef” [Feature]

This morning I stumbled on a tweet calling for Funkmaster Flex to step down from his position at Hot 97. What could he have possibly done to warrant a petition? And why was everyone cracking so many Meek Mill jokes? It... Read More

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GABRL - Here’s A Mixtape [Album]

Born in Miami and raised in Broward, South Florida buzzmaker GABRL has released his impressive debut project, entitled Here's A Mixtape. The project runs a brief nine tracks, including two interludes and reader-approved lead... Read More

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The Classic Hip-Hop Photography Being Buried in the Selfie Age [Feature]

[Photo Credit: Lisa Leone] Like the music industry, photography has moved from the hands of a few well-equipped elite to the masses, practiced by anyone with access Instagram filters. Just as there are rappers... Read More

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