New Hip Hop Songs - Editors Picks

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Stromae - ta fête Artwork

Stromae - ta fête

Four years after we introduced your to the Brussels-based dance-pop phenom by way of the Kanye-assisted Alors On Danse (Remix), Stromae is finally blowing up Stateside. Earlier this year, he sold out NYC’s Best Buy...Read More

Average Rating: 32121
Statik Selektah ft. Action Bronson, Royce Da 5’9” & Black Thought - The Imperial Artwork

Statik Selektah ft. Action Bronson, Royce Da 5’9” & Black Thought - The Imperial

Remember when Statik took part in our Behind The Boards series? One thing that always stood out to me was when he said this about features, “I don’t pay anybody; it’s always trade-offs. It’s out of mutual respect,...Read More

Average Rating: 43211
Dunson - Broke Ass Dope Ass Rapper Artwork

Dunson - Broke Ass Dope Ass Rapper

Dunson‘s bank account balance may be perilously low, but what he lacks in funds he more than makes up for in mic skills. On the latest single off his next independent album, the Maryland representative offers us a...Read More

Average Rating: 43211
The Dream - BLACK Artwork

The Dream - BLACK

Former Def Jam artist and producer, The Dream, comes straight for your heartstrings and your mind in his new video, BLACK. It will give you goosebumps in a good way. In the wake of the Donald Sterling fiasco in the NBA, the...Read More

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FKJ ft. Madelyn Grant - Waiting Artwork

FKJ ft. Madelyn Grant - Waiting

Craving a mental vacation? Just hit play on FKJ‘s latest single, sit back in your chair and let his mellow production stylings carry you far away from your worries and cares. Waiting, the French beatsmith’s debut...Read More

Average Rating: 32101
Audible Doctor x Consequence - No Future Artwork

Audible Doctor x Consequence - No Future

The Audible Doctor may be a master of musical medicine, but there are some cases so dire even he can’t save them. On single numero uno off his forthcoming EP, the Wisconsin-born beatsmith enlists Consequence to help him...Read More

Average Rating: 21321

THRILLERS - Can’t Get Enough

Previously featured in the Booth under the collective stage name “Weapons of Audio,” ATLien partners-in-rhyme Floyd and Jeremy have reinvented themselves as THRILLERS. Fans will be happy to know that, though the moniker...Read More

Average Rating: 32101
Luke Christopher - Life Jackets Artwork

Luke Christopher - Life Jackets

Every relationship you enter into should be treated as a complete fresh start that demands attention and patience. As most would admit, however, you can’t help if a past relationship influences how you approach a new...Read More

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Young Thug, ASAP Ferg & Freddie Gibbs  - Old English Artwork

Young Thug, ASAP Ferg & Freddie Gibbs - Old English

Sometimes you’re looking for some true lyricism, rhymes you can obsessively dissect with a scalpel. And sometimes you’re looking for a new banger so dirty you feel you committed a felony just listening....Read More

Average Rating: 32121
August Alsina ft. Rick Ross - Benediction Artwork

August Alsina ft. Rick Ross - Benediction

When I refer to an artist “blessing” the Booth with a new record, I’m usually being metaphorical. Not this time; August Alsina‘s new single, the second off his debut set, is quite literally a Benediction....Read More

Average Rating: 32101
Daytona - All Love Artwork

Daytona - All Love

Though rideable waves are presumably pretty scarce in the Bronx, Daytona‘s been hard at work perfecting the art of hanging ten. Recently, the East Coast buzzmaker and Booth regular matriculated into beatsmith Harry...Read More

Average Rating: 32101
Common - Speak My Piece Artwork

Common - Speak My Piece

Common ain’t the type to keep his mouth shut when he’s got something on his mind. (I mean, he is a rapper.) Fortunately, hip-hop fans worldwide are all too happy to listen when he puts in his two cents. On Speak...Read More

Average Rating: 21321
Allday - You Always Know the DJ Artwork

Allday - You Always Know the DJ

You know those women who seem to know every single person in your city’s music scene, never have to pay a cover change and invariably get invited backstage at shows? I’ve dated a few of ‘em in my day, and...Read More

Average Rating: 32101
Joyner Lucas - Half Ni**er Artwork

Joyner Lucas - Half Ni**er

In late April, Joyner Lucas proved his mettle on the mic with Don’t Ask for Nothin’, a freestyle series contribution that earned him a stunning 4.5-star average rating from our readers. The New England-born...Read More

Average Rating: 43210
Sango x Waldo ft. SPZRKT -  Crossroads Artwork

Sango x Waldo ft. SPZRKT -  Crossroads

Last we heard from Sango, the buzzmaking beatsmith had joined forces with DMV up-and-comer GoldLink to bring us April’s Wassup, a quirky promo cut that won high praise from our readers. Two monthhs and change later, the...Read More

Average Rating: 43210

Usher ft. Juicy J. - I Don’t Mind

Some guys would feel insecure dating a woman who made a living working the pole as other men ogled her. Usher, on the other hand, isn’t fazed in the slightest by that scenario. On I Don’t Care, the latest single...Read More

Average Rating: 32121
Black EL - Olde English 800 Artwork

Black EL - Olde English 800

As someone who’s drained a couple (...dozen) 40-ounces in his day, I was expecting Black EL‘s latest promo single to be similar to its namesake: fizzy, intoxicating and fun while it lasts, but apt to leave you...Read More

Average Rating: 43211


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