New Hip Hop Songs - Editors Picks
DJBooth's editors and DJs select only the best new hip hop songs. Other sites post everything, we FEATURE only what you need to hear.
While there’s been little non-constructive criticism directed at Taylor Bennett in The DJBooth, there are plenty of individuals in less savory corners of the blogosphere HATIN’ on the Windy City representative....Read More
An unsigned buzzmaker hailing from across the pond, Jay Prince introduces himself to listeners in the Booth by way of Polaroids, single numero uno off his next EP. On this slow-rolling jam, the artist showcases his skills on...Read More
With his next solo set just one short week away from release, Statik Selektah returns to get heads buzzing even louder with another fresh single off the project. If you’re a Beach Boys fan, you likely read the title...Read More
After four years of hustle and two acclaimed mixtapes, East Coast wunderkind Joey BadA$$ finally has an official debut full-length on the horizon. Today we get our first taste of the project in the form of just-released lead...Read More
It’s unfortunate, but true: many of the most enjoyable things in life are also the most hazardous to your health. Like smoking, or (in some circumstances) casual sex. On Cigarette Song, his first feature since...Read More
Update: We have added the Jon Jon Augustavo-directed visuals.
If you’re anything like me, you read the name of Ella Eyre‘s latest promo single and wondered how the British singer-songwriter could make a Comeback...Read More
Since I had to look it up, I’ll give y’all a hint right off the top: Fjer is pronounced like “fear,” not “fuh-jer,” and it’s Danish for “feather.” The moniker definitely fits, judging by the...Read More
According to Greek myth, all of the world’s ills can be traced back to a young woman who just couldn’t resist opening a mysterious jar. (The proverbial “box” is apparently a mistranslation—thanks,...Read More
Update: We have added the Yellow Nguyen-directed visuals for Kembe X’s As I Unfold single.
At the bottom of June, we saw Scion A/V come together with Southern emcee Scotty ATL to drop the reader-acclaimed OTR2SJ. Just...Read More
Newly released via The DJBooth, our Top Prospects EP (Vol. 1) features fresh cuts from four artists who we believe will dominate the game in the very near future. If free, exclusive music from talented up-and-comers...Read More
Dopehead, the first release off Slaine‘s next solo LP, was a tongue-in-cheek takedown of those who devote their lives to scoring drugs. The Coka Nostra frontman returns to that satirical mode on his latest single, Bobby...Read More
For a minute now, Lady Gaga‘s been the most eccentric songstress on the pop scene. Now, it looks like she may have a challenger. Sure, Poison Ivory may not wear raw meat, but she does do her laundry rocking a neon...Read More
Do you enjoy hearing seasoned emcees go dumb on the mic? Well, you’re in luck, because the latest single from Bronx mainstays Camp Lo is Cold Retarded. This joint packs all the off-the-wall wordplay, fractured...Read More
Still riding high off the success of Stay With Me and its Mary J. Blige-assisted revamp, UK soul sensation Sam Smith returns with another poignant single off his studio debut. Like much of the material on the album, this...Read More
Fresh off dazzling Boothgoers with Broken Promises, a poignant standout cut off the freely-downloadable Beale Street Blues LP, Layne Harper bounces back with a brand new single off his next street release. On Reconciliation,...Read More
Ever get freaked out by silence, and turn on some music just to Keep the Quiet Out? Then you probably don’t live in Brooklyn, or any other city of comparable density. Regardless, you’ll find that Booth newcomer JP...Read More
I hope y’all have your dancing shoes on, because Jacob Banks wants to Move With You. OK, given that it’s 9:15 on a Thursday morning as I write this, you’re more likely to be rocking work shoes… or...Read More
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