New Hip Hop Songs - Lyrical
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.
If I were to list off the promising acts who ultimately lowered their standards and ended up disappointing me, we’d be here all day. In any case, I don’t have to worry about adding Hilltop Hoods to that litany. On...Read More
Cobe Obeah‘s been quiet since December of 2013, when he enjoyed some delicious strawberries on reader-approved single The Hunger. Fresh off his miniature hiatus, the L.A. rapper, songwriter and producer has a new...Read More
Last we heard from DK, it was summer of 2013 and he was checking his six for snakes in the grass on reader-approved promo single Which One. A year almost to the day later, the unsigned Chicago repper returns—under the...Read More
Update: We have added the Tom Gould-directed visuals for Action Bronson’s Easy Rider single.
After two independent full-lengths and a handful of acclaimed mixtapes, hip-hop gourmand Action Bronson is finally ready to...Read More
Michael Brown’s murder and the ensuing chaos in Ferguson, Missouri have once again reminded black Americans of a fact that many would rather forget: they, their friends and their families are in mortal danger, simply...Read More
Eligh‘s latest single may share its title with an ‘80s arcade classic, but don’t get it twisted; the Cali rhymesayer isn’t playing any games on Pac-Man. On the contrary, the issues he tackles on this...Read More
Craving something spicy? As far as I know, there’s no way to send Sriracha over the Internet, so you’ll have to settle for the next best thing: Hot Sauce, a brand new loosie from Booth fave Jared Evan. On this...Read More
As Chris Webby‘s stock rises in the game, more and more people are talking about him. Some love him, others hate him, and, of course, there are still many who have no damn clue who he is. But his response to all of...Read More
Last we heard from Junia-T, it was early July and the Smash Brovaz member had hooked up with LordQuest to bring fans summery promo single Everyday. Fast-forward a month and change, and fall is just around the corner. Sky Is...Read More
Way back in 2011, Fundament forecast his impending conquest of the game on an Umma Do Me freestyle titled On the Way. Now that the T-Dot buzzmaker and freestyle series alum is gearing up for the release of his formal debut...Read More
The recent success of Iggy Azalea has reminded us that White Rappers can do anything—including adopting any accent—their darker-skinned peers can do. (Whether they should, well, that’s up for debate.) Still, the...Read More
Chicago’s Mick Jenkins and Bronx native YC The Cynic may hail from different regions, but their similarities far outweight their differences. For example, neither is able to tolerate even the faintest whiff of fakeness....Read More
After four singles—May 10, 2012, Automatic, Lost N**gas and Struggle Rapper—listeners endowed with basic pattern recognition skills have likely concluded that QuEST‘s next album is gonna be dope. Nonetheless,...Read More
The last entry in Jonwayne‘s ongoing digital series took its name from Nostradamus, a 16th Century French seer whose prophecies are cited (by the extremely gullible) to this day. This Wayniac Monday, the Stones Throw...Read More
As his stage name indicates, M-Dot is all about “Making Doubters Over-Think.” The Boston emcee, on the other hand, doesn’t second-guess himself. He acts decisively, leaving foes with no time to react. For example,...Read More
As Your Old Droog builds to the release of his debut project, the enigmatic Big Apple rhymesayer’s been attracting the attention, not only of hip-hop heads, but also of certain eminent personages in the rap game. Like...Read More
Last we heard from Drew Godson, well, he wasn’t Drew Godson; he was going by MANNY. A year and a name change removed from his last feature, Holy Pirate, the emcee re-emerges with freshly-minted promo single A...Read More
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