New Hip Hop Songs - Alternative
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For an artist with a distinctive and unorthodox vision, creating work that appeals to mainstream sensibilities can be a painful and frustrating, if not futile task. That’s why, after struggling to conform the public...Read More
According to some of the most current theories in physics, the world around us is made not of particles, but of strings, which vibrate somewhat like those on a guitar. To a scientific novice like myself, that sounds no more...Read More
Update: We have added the aaronisnotcool-directed, BKLYN1834-presented live visuals for denitia and sene’s trip.fall. single.
In most cases, losing your footing and falling over isn’t a particularly relaxing...Read More
When you think about all the dope collaborations that never went down simply because the artists weren’t alive and making music at the same time, it kinda breaks your heart. With his newly-launched Soul Mates series,...Read More
BANKS‘s last feature, a Dream Koala-produced remix of Change, found the singer caught in the grips of a dysfunctional relationship with a guy who never failed to find something about her to criticize. Apparently,...Read More
Yesterday was an emotional rollercoaster for Kendrick Lamar fans. In one of the Grammy Award ceremony’s highlights, the Compton representative took the stage with pop/rock group Imagine Dragons for a mash-up of the...Read More
Do you want to hear another fresh cut from Freeze-Tag? I’m gonna go ahead and assume that You Do, based on the positive reader reviews the Cleveland representative’s garnered for previous features Fall in Love and...Read More
Despite the enthusiastic response ZuP received for his Booth debut, December 2012’s Submissive, the Cleveland emcee/producer took his sweet time putting together a follow-up feature. I’ll forgive him, though,...Read More
Jay Yung may hail from Los Angeles but, on his first DJBooth feature, the unsigned rhymesayer takes us on a trip down South. Part of the Booth newcomer’s latest street album, Georgia is a laid-back meditation on the...Read More
When someone tells you they’re “Still Alive,” the implication is that they survived a brush with mortal danger. In the case of Kami de Chukwu and Joey Purp, that’s just what happened. While shooting the video...Read More
Next Friday, NYC hip-hop/soul ensemble The Band Called FUSE will be unleashing their latest independent full-length—a milestone which they’ll be celebrating with a release party that same evening at Brooklyn venue...Read More
I’m beginning to sense a pattern here. On the lead single off his forthcoming solo project, The Dean’s List frontman Sonny Shotz offered scriptural evidence that Paul (13th Apostle) [Was] Gay, and on the follow-up...Read More
Danny Brown‘s latest single, Side B, is a Dope Song in more than one sense: in addition to being a quality jam in general, Side B deals specifically with the Motown phenom’s experiences as a cornerboy. Rather than...Read More
It’s been a hot minute since last we heard from TiDUS; the Northeastern buzzmaker’s last feature, Delancey, hit our front page way back in fall of 2012. While readers will be happy to hear that he’s returned...Read More
On his forthcoming full-length, Madchild will introduce fans to SUPER BEAST, an ultra-powerful alter ego whose favorite pastimes include murdering mics and annihilating sucker emcees. If that doesn’t sound much...Read More
If there are any small children in the room, cover their ears; as the title suggests, EarthGang‘s first DJBooth feature contains some strong language. Or, just let ‘em listen—exposure to high-quality hip-hop can...Read More
Previously featured in the Booth as a member of ATL alternative-rock outfit Cloudeater, Chris Hunt has partnered with Chi-Town rhymesayer Diverse to form a brand new cross-regional crew, Holoking. The lead single off their...Read More
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