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Jaden Smith & Ta-ku - Beast Mode Artwork

Jaden Smith & Ta-ku - Beast Mode

Few artists are as polarizing as Jaden Smith, but then again few artists are also incredibly wealthy 16-year-old movie stars and children of Hollywood and Hip Hop royalty. Love him or hate him (or his tweets), Smith is fresh... Read More

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Open Mike Eagle - Celebrity Reduction Prayer Artwork

Open Mike Eagle - Celebrity Reduction Prayer

Open Mike Eagle excites us with each release, he’s one of the finest rappers operating a microphone and always delivers quality material. His latest offering, Celebrity Reduction Prayer, is an impressive display of... Read More

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A$AP Ferg - Dope Walk

Photography hasn’t been the same since cellphones started to include cameras. Platforms like Instagram has created a new generation of photographers that are creatively minded, still able to capture the beauty of their... Read More

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Rap Quiz: Bet You Can’t Name That Sample (Pt. 1) [Feature]

Fuck Michael McDonald. Sampling's the best! I've kind of been obsessed with sampling lately--well, more so than usual-- so I figured, why not turn my flip fascination into our latest quiz topic. We did this way... Read More

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Not a College Dropout: When I Fell in Love With Music [Feature]

"I don't remember you being that big into music" my father uttered casually.... The words echoed in my head. I closed Questlove's memoirs, set down my frozen rum drink, and looked at my dad sitting one beach chair... Read More

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Every Girl Drake’s Ever Mentioned in a Song Ever [Feature]

(Art by WHIP, who's awesome and you should check out.) In hip-hop we hold certain truths to be self-evident: Illmatic is a classic, JAY Z is past his prime and Drake raps about women, a lot. I mean alot-alot.... Read More

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NOM Pérignon - Angel ft. Wally Left [DJBooth Premiere]

What fun are life’s finer things when you don’t have a special someone to share them with? NOM Pérignon has been in search of Miss Right for some time now and—sorry ladies—according to his latest single, he might... Read More

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A.CHAL - GAZI Artwork

A.CHAL - GAZI

Two years after blessing the Booth with his last feature, On N On, recording artist and producer A.CHAL is still walking “the blurred line between ‘making it happen’ and ‘faking it till you make it.’”... Read More

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Tech N9ne - Hood Go Crazy ft. 2 Chainz & B.o.B Artwork

Tech N9ne - Hood Go Crazy ft. 2 Chainz & B.o.B

When I think of artists who make the Hood Go Crazy, Tech N9ne isn’t the first name that comes to mind. With the help of two Southern heavyweights, however, the Strange Music ringleader has crafted a cut that’ll sound... Read More

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Vote for the Winner of TheDrumBroker.com & DJBooth.net’s “Uncut Raw” Remix Contest! [Feature]

At the top of February, The DJBooth and Drum Brokers invited up-and-coming beatsmiths to submit their remixes of "Uncut Raw," a single off Havoc's 13 Reloaded LP, for the chance to win a hefty dose of... Read More

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OnCue - Set It Off

For the first time since unleashing the Angry Young Man LP back in September, OnCue is back on our front page with some brand new, previously-unreleased music. Freshly-minted promo cut Set It Off sees the Connecticut... Read More

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Nikko Lafre? - Guilty of Dedication

How It Look, Nikko Lafré’s first feature of the new year, saw the Twin Cities phenom reflecting on his progress to date. One month later, his gaze is fixed firmly on the future. On Guilty of Dedication, the lead single... Read More

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Feli Fame - Highlights Artwork

Feli Fame - Highlights

Introduced to our pages five months back with reader-approved promo single The Bleachers, Jersey’s Feli Fame will soon star in the inaugural installment of DJBooth and Behind the Unsigned’s BTU Sessions video series. To... Read More

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DJ EFN - Paradise ft. Talib Kweli, Redman & Wrekonize Artwork

DJ EFN - Paradise ft. Talib Kweli, Redman & Wrekonize

Are you a sucker for intricate bars and artful throwback beats? Then you’ll be in heaven once you hit play on DJ EFN’s forthcoming studio debut. Don’t take it from me, though; simply hit play on the project’s latest... Read More

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Frank McFly - All I Know Artwork

Frank McFly - All I Know

Frank McFly has a tendency to get a little ahead of himself, as evidenced by his debut feature, which found him already planning his first Grammy Speech. Be that as it may, the Brooklynite isn’t arrogant enough to assume he... Read More

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Najii Person - Put Some Money on It ft. PHONZZ Artwork

Najii Person - Put Some Money on It ft. PHONZZ

Every so often, I hear a rapper reference the insane level of competition in the hip-hop game, but rarely do they truly acknowledge the astronomical odds against their success. On his first DJBooth feature, St. Louis... Read More

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IshDARR - Too Bad

Though you were going to escape our clutches without enjoying some new music from IshDARR this Thursday morning? I don’t know what planet you’re from where dope hip-hop is something to be avoided but, regardless, it’s... Read More

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