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Will the Rise of the Vine Star Mean the Death of Blogs? [Feature]

She was bragging about her daughter being on the radio while leaving the restaurant, a proud mother who would tell anyone within earshot of the success of her offspring. As she walked away though, a young woman... Read More

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Jeff Turner - I’m On Em [DJBooth Premiere]

San Jose spitter Jeff Turner is busy prepping the release of his upcoming project, Mustle Memory, and makes his Booth debut today - also a world premiere - by dropping off a first taste of the full-length in the form of... Read More

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Andre Damar - No Hope [DJBooth Premiere]

Andre Damar makes his first Booth feature today, and while he might be feeling like he has “No Hope in a city like this,” he should be feeling much better about his odds with our readers. The 24-year-old... Read More

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JAY Z - Glory (Tidal Exclusive Video)

At the beginning of 2012, JAY Z released Glory, the touching, Pharrell-assisted ode to his recently born daughter, Blue Ivy Carter. Fast forward a few years and one massively newsworthy business venture by the rap mogul, and... Read More

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Young Gii - Islands To The City [Album]

Having made the transition from his native Bahamas to the Windy City of Chicago, Young Gii speaks on his lifestyle switch on the release of his latest project, Islands to the City (or ITTC), presented here as a DJBooth world... Read More

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Christian Rich - High ft. Vince Staples & Bia

April 20 is only days away, so prepare to see many a feature dedicated to the sticky icky leading up to the unofficial smoker holiday. That was my expectation upon seeing the latest record by DJ/producer duo Christian Rich,... Read More

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Your Old Droog - Hidden Persuaders

Your Old Droog‘s last project, Kinison, may have “dropped and hit the city harder than collapsing cranes,” but the Coney Island emcee and his stream-of-consciousness raps are back in the cut once again with... Read More

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BenZel - Stuck On You ft. Tory Lanez

Japanese/American production duo BenZel is back with new music following their recent debut EP, Men, and their first Booth feature since Semi Detached over two years ago. For Stuck On You, Umi Takahashi and Yoko Watanabe net... Read More

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KR - Play My Shit

Fresh off a 30-city national tour with Mod Sun, KR decides to let loose some new music for the first time since last year’s Westside. Play My Shit is a command, but it’s hard not to simply accept when the music... Read More

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“I Feel Like I Can Die”: Yelawolf on the Making of His “Love Story” Album [Feature]

In the summer of 2011 it was beginning to feel like Yelawolf was knocking on the door of superstardom. His Trunk Muzik project had exploded, resulting in a booming legion of fans, a signing to Interscope and a seat at the... Read More

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Camp Lo - Bright Lights

Months ago, we teased of an upcoming album by veteran Bronx duo Camp Lo that was to be entirely produced by longtime collaborator Ski Beatz. Well, that album now has a name, Ragtime Highness, a release date (May 19) and a... Read More

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A Look Inside the Lyrical Mind of Joyner Lucas (DJBoothTV Interview) [Feature]

Once feared dead, it feels like we're once again living in an age of lyricism, where emcees who are devoted to the craft of writing, who pour over every syllable of every word that they say, are once again grabbing... Read More

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Frank Leone - River Beat

Frank Leone released his long-awaited EnterWILD LP just last month, but the multitalented rapper/producer is already back at work. As part of a series with Samsung, the young phenom produced, wrote and recorded River Beat in... Read More

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J*DaVeY - Strong Anticipation

I hope you are in a state of Strong Anticipation, because J*DaVeY makes their long-awaited return to the Booth today with new music. The first single off of the duo’s upcoming POMO EP once again finds Miss Jack... Read More

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Was This Scoe & Kendrick Lamar “Back in the Day” Snippet for Dr. Dre’s “Detox”? [Feature]

Early Wednesday morning, a snippet of an unreleased Scoe record, "Back In The Day," surfaced on SoundCloud that features Kendrick Lamar and references Dr. Dre's forever-delayed album, Detox. The :38 second clip... Read More

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Blake Graham - Free To Be [DJBooth Premiere]

Blake Graham first caught our ears a little over a month ago with his reader-acclaimed Notes From Atlantis - also his first Booth feature. The young emcee is back today, his highly intelligent pen game and positive vibes in... Read More

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Indiana Rome - Grow Up ft. Theresa Payne

Indiana Rome may have a few requests for his future on Grow Up, but one thing he should be able to maintain is his presence as an artist of multiple talents. Assisted by the vocal stylings of fellow local talent Theresa... Read More

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