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Max Wonders - Rich Kids Artwork

Max Wonders - Rich Kids

On his April DJBooth debut, Max Wonders was Praying for Blue Skies. Now, the weather’s nice—if a little bit humid—and it’s the Chicago rapper/producer who’s feeling blue. On the newly-released Rich Kids,...Read More

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Markis Precise ft. Elzhi & Fashawn - Kiss the Ring Artwork

Markis Precise ft. Elzhi & Fashawn - Kiss the Ring

Like Don Corleone, Booth newcomer Markis Precise likes to work behind the scenes, drawing from his formidable cast of connects when something needs to get done. For example, today the Golden State beatsmith has pulled a few...Read More

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Mick Jenkins - Lazarus Artwork

Mick Jenkins - Lazarus

Mick Jenkins may dub himself “young Lazarus” on his latest feature, but don’t get it twisted: the record is less a return from the dead than the continuation of an ongoing rise to prominence. Earlier this year, the...Read More

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Rockwell Powers x DJ Phinisey - Alive Artwork

Rockwell Powers x DJ Phinisey - Alive

Rockwell Powers and DJ Phinisey‘s collaborative debut album, BUILD, was unleashed back in fall of 2013, but the Tacoma emcee and his West Coast-repping colleague aren’t quite done promoting the set. Today, the...Read More

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STS - Why Can’t I Say It Artwork

STS - Why Can’t I Say It

Like a forbidden fruit, the “n-word” exerts a powerful temptation on white hip-hop fans. Those reckless enough to use it inevitably have numerous excuses ready and waiting for anyone who calls them on their careless talk....Read More

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Madchild - White Knuckles Artwork

Madchild - White Knuckles

Since the cut hit our front page back in March, it’s been revealed that Switched On will be the title track off a fall-bound EP from Madchild. Today, we get our second taste of the project in the form of freshly-minted...Read More

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A-Villa ft. Lil Fame, Cormega & Killer Mike - The Warrior, the Philosopher & the Rebel Artwork

A-Villa ft. Lil Fame, Cormega & Killer Mike - The Warrior, the Philosopher & the Rebel

A rising beatsmith who calls the Windy City home, A-Villa makes his grand entrance into The DJBooth with the grimy lead single off his forthcoming solo set. As its title indicates, The Warrior, The Philosopher & the Rebel...Read More

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Locksmith ft. Jarell Perry - Imperfect Artwork

Locksmith ft. Jarell Perry - Imperfect

Awe-inspiring as it is to hear Locksmith simply go hard on the mic, the Golden State emcee is at his best when spitting brutally honest bars about his personal experiences. On new mixtape single Imperfect, he returns to the...Read More

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STL GLD ft. Ruste Juxx & REKS - Zombies Artwork

STL GLD ft. Ruste Juxx & REKS - Zombies

Thinking about getting in STL GOLD‘s way? You should probably reconsider, unless you relish the idea of resurrection as a shambling corpse; on their first Booth feature, the Boston-based twosome threaten to kill their...Read More

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Ziggy - We On Artwork

Ziggy - We On

When you’ve got confidence in your own abilities, it hardly makes a difference what the haters say. Just ask San Jose newcomer Ziggy, who assures his fans (and soon-to-be fans) that he’s headed to the top of the...Read More

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Luke Christopher - Heartbreak Fiction Artwork

Luke Christopher - Heartbreak Fiction

At the top of the month, Luke Christopher stepped into the Booth with Life Jackets, a video single that saw him struggling to win the trust of a new woman. Evidently things didn’t work out since, just two weeks later,...Read More

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Nas - Represent Artwork

Nas - Represent

On an album that, like Nas‘s seminal debut set, is entirely made up of standout tracks, it’s inevitable that some joints won’t get the shine they deserve. For example, Represent, which never received...Read More

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The Audible Doctor ft. Bumpy Knuckles- The Beast Artwork

The Audible Doctor ft. Bumpy Knuckles- The Beast

Despite featuring the lyrical stylings of NYC mainstay Consequence, single numero uno off The Audible Doctor‘s next solo set received a lukewarm reception on our pages. But the AMD/Brown Bag rapper and beatsmith...Read More

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Alex Wiley

Alex Wiley x Statik Selektah - Future Guns

Sometimes you listen to an unreleased record from an artist’s vault and wonder how the hell something so dope managed to fall through the cracks. Future Guns, a joint single recorded by Closed Sessions signee Alex Wiley...Read More

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Slaine ft. Jaysaun - Dopehead Artwork

Slaine ft. Jaysaun - Dopehead

There’s nothing wrong with a little recreational drug use, but let’s be real: people who overindulge in narcotics soon become shifty, erratic and generally unpleasant to be around. On his next LP’s latest...Read More

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Ab-Soul ft. ScHoolboy Q & Mac Miller - Hunnid Stax Artwork

Ab-Soul ft. ScHoolboy Q & Mac Miller - Hunnid Stax

With the release of his next album just two short weeks away, Top Dawg lyricist Ab-Soul returns to the Booth with another fresh single off the set. The follow-up to early May’s Booth-approved Stigmata, Hunnid Stax finds...Read More

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Dilated Peoples ft. Aloe Blacc - Show Me the Way Artwork

Dilated Peoples ft. Aloe Blacc - Show Me the Way

On the lead single off their forthcoming comeback LP, featured in mid-June, Dilated Peoples told us that they were as “Good as Gone.” So it might come as a surprise to see the West Coast underground vets stopping for...Read More

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