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Locksmith - Lofty Goals [Album]

With the release of his new full-length, Locksmith, a Bay Area phenom who has been covered 38 times in the past five years on our pages, is putting his Lofty Goals on display with what he says is sonically his "most ambitious... Read More

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Miguel - WILDHEART [Album]

Believe it or not, but it's been nearly three years since Miguel released his sophomore studio effort Kaleidoscope Dream. Looking to return to the upper echelon of contemporary R&B, the singer/songwriter/producer has... Read More

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R. City - Locked Away ft. Adam Levine

R. City has its aim squarely at the radio with their latest single release. The Caribbean duo of Theron and Timothy, who made their debut on our pages seven years ago, recruits Maroon 5 hitmaker Adam Levine for Locked Away, a... Read More

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Action Bronson’s “Mr. Wonderful” is My Album of the Year (Take 2 Review) [Feature]

[Image via JussiKarro] What makes an album the album of the year? How do we fit a subjective peg into an objective hole? I wish I had the formula. The truth is no matter how hard we try to come up with one for the... Read More

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Chris Webby - Ohh Noo ft. Tech N9ne & Jarren Benton

Chris Webby released his debut studio album, Chemically Imbalanced, back in May, and continues to release visuals from the full-length, following up the reader-approved So Eazy with a video for Ohh Noo. The album standout... Read More

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The Best Hip-Hop & R&B Songs of 2015 (Ongoing) [Playlist]

The latest update includes another Drake guest spot (brought to you by The Game), a single from a rising star in Elijah Blake, and someone named Lauryn Hill. Heard of her? Every December we look back and try to remember the... Read More

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Ash Riser - Heavens Gates ft. Fredo Santana

On a newly-released single, Ash Riser is praying that he’s granted admission through Heavens Gates. What should you expect if you press play in hopes of tagging along for the journey? A mixture of bluesy rock and... Read More

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Mike Golden - Workin’ On Myself

Ever since we heard him on Donnie Trumpet’s Surf, we’ve been looking forward to more from Mike Golden. We got a better taste of the singer, songwriter and producer on his 4 Year Interlude a couple weeks ago, and... Read More

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Diddy, Jay Z Top Hip-Hop Earners in Forbes’ “World’s Highest-Paid Celebrities” [Feature]

Forbes' "World's Highest-Paid Celebrities" list is always a fun read, if your idea of fun is reading about how much more money the rich and famous make compared to you. It's either a depressing or... Read More

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Charlie Puth - Marvin Gaye (Remix) ft. Wale

Charlie Puth is on a roll. First he delivered a hit single with Wiz Khalifa, then earlier today we were treated to a collaboration with Lil Wayne off the forthcoming 808 Sountrack. Originally released in May, as a part of his... Read More

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Meek Mill “Dreams Worth More Than Money” 1 Listen Review [Feature]

I like Meek Mill the person. He’s a survivor, a dream chaser, an inspiration for the underdogs defying the odds. I don’t like Meek Mill the rapper. It’s a statement that tends to leave others dumbfounded,... Read More

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Boogie on Getting Shot, His Excellent New Album “The Reach” [Feature]

Careful listeners to Boogie's music have heard mentions of the Compton rapper getting shot, most notably on his recent banger, "Oh My." It's a story that many rappers would turn into a badge of honor, proof of... Read More

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Daye Jack - Soul Glitch [Album]

Daye Jack has released his debut album, Soul Glitch, which follows-up last year's well-received Hello World. The project spans eight tracks, though the iTunes Deluxe Edition boasts ten. Previous Booth-approved features... Read More

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Best Hip-Hop & R&B Songs of June, 2015 [Playlist]

Music moves fast. Blink and a month has gone by, along more good music than you can remember. That’s why we’ve been doing these ongoing playlists, updating them each week with the best new music so that by the end... Read More

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August Alsina - Hip-Hop

Update: The Payne Lindsey-directed visuals for August Alsina’s Hip-Hop single have been added. August Alsina came from, “drop tops and old-school chevy’s,” as he remarks to begin the debut single from... Read More

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Yo Gotti - Rihanna ft. Young Thug

“I just got me a Rihanna,” croons Young Thug on the hook of Yo Gotti‘s latest single. The hard-hitting ode to women, cooking up and other aspects of a hustler lifestyle. Rihanna is set to appear on... Read More

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You Decide Who Performs at A3C: “This Is My Year” Challenge, Week 11 [Feature]

Welcome to another week of the “This Is My Year” fan-challenge! As I explained in our inaugural post, we've has been rocking with the A3C Music Festival in Atlanta for years now because... Read More

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