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.
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
In this world, there are Naysayers & there are Playmakers. I’ll let y’all guess which of the two categories the Ugly Heroes, in their own estimation, fall under. The underground trio’s first Booth...Read More
There’s nothing better than hearing a song you love first thing in the morning… well, until you develop an association between the song and having to get up for work, and start to hate it. That part really f**king...Read More
On their first Booth feature, Island Def Jam duo Linus Young took a road trip to the City of Sin, presumably to indulge in a little hard drinking and gambling. The L.A. natives must have gotten the thirst for vice out of...Read More
We may be closing in on the final third of summer (I know; time is flying for me, too.) but there’s still plenty of time to enjoy afternoon drives, days on the beach and everything else that makes the season great. To...Read More
A buzzmaking producer who calls Glasgow home, Rustie makes his first headlining appearance in the Booth with Attak, a single recently premiered as Zane Lowe‘s “Hottest Record” on BBC Radio 1. Previously heard...Read More
A rising emcee and producer who calls St. Louis home, Indiana Rome makes his grand entrance into The DJBooth with World End, a standout cut off his latest independent full-length. As befitting an introductory feature, Rome...Read More
SBTRKT has never been shy about recruiting unusual collaborators—past features have seen him collaborate with artists as diverse as Drake, Yukimi Nagano and Sampha—but the UK beatsmith’s latest single involves one...Read More
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