New Hip Hop Songs - Lyrical

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Bishop Nehru

Bishop Nehru x DOOM - Darkness

Seventeen-year-old East Coast buzzmaker Bishop Nehru and enigmatic rap vet DOOM may hail from different generations, but they share a taste for dusty, sampled beats and intricate lyrics. Thus, it should come as no surprise...Read More

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Rah Digga ft. Chuck D. - Storm Comin’ Artwork

Rah Digga ft. Chuck D. - Storm Comin’

Attention wack emcees: there’s a Storm Comin’, so you might want to gather some candles and get to cowering in the basement. Those who aren’t afraid of a little raw and uncut lyrical excellence, on the other...Read More

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Devin Miles ft. TreeJay - Notice Artwork

Devin Miles ft. TreeJay - Notice

In Devin Miles’ world, there’s no such thing as bad publicity. That’s why the Pittsburgh rhymesayer feels fully empowered to talk sh*t, without giving the slightest thought to who hears him. As he explains...Read More

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MarQ Spekt & Blockhead - Grilchy 808 Artwork

MarQ Spekt & Blockhead - Grilchy 808

With their collaborative debut just three weeks from release, Philly rhymesayer MarQ Spekt and Manhattan-based beatsmith Blockhead have unleashed another single off the eagerly-anticipated set. Coming on the heels of...Read More

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Shawn Chrystopher - Did It Twice Artwork

Shawn Chrystopher - Did It Twice

When it comes to life’s pleasures—drinks, dope verses, rounds in the bedroom—one just ain’t enough. At the very least, you’ve got to double up. On promo cut Did It Twice, the Inglewood phenom’s...Read More

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Sin Marlee - King of Nazareth Artwork

Sin Marlee - King of Nazareth [Premiere]

Don’t get it twisted: this Los Angeles representative’s first name may be “Sin,” but “Holy” is his middle name. OK, not really. Still, new promo single King of Nazareth, making its world premiere on our...Read More

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Wale - The Followers

Yesterday, Maybach Music labelmates Wale and Meek Mill became the subject of the Twitter-verse’s latest tempest in a tea kettle when he latter lashed out at the former for failling to retweet a tweet announcing his...Read More

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Black EL - White ‘95 Maxima Artwork

Black EL - White ‘95 Maxima

As we learned from late June’s Olde English 800, Black EL doesn’t reach for the most expensive bottle when it’s time to get his drink on; the Motown repper prefers something affordable that’ll get the...Read More

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Jered Sanders - Real Artwork

Jered Sanders - Real [Premiere]

As evidenced by the rave reviews that greeted his Sorry for the Delay EP, Jered Sanders has been at the top of his game lately. But, below the surface of his Booth-approved tunes, inner conflict has been bubbling. Real the...Read More

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B.o.B - Many Rivers Artwork

B.o.B - Many Rivers

B.o.B may respect No Genre boundaries, but that doesn’t mean that his next street album won’t feature some raw and uncut, lyrically-driven material for die-hard hip-hop heads. Those craving some nourishing beats...Read More

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Scott King ft. Maino - Kings Artwork

Scott King ft. Maino - Kings [Premiere]

Q Da Kid‘s gone through some serious changes since stepping into the Booth with his Trendin’ Topic mixtape back in early 2011. Most significantly, he ain’t a kid anymore; he’s a king. Now going by...Read More

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Common ft. Big Sean - Diamonds Artwork

Common ft. Big Sean - Diamonds

Common‘s now been in the game for decades, and as he prepares to drop his tenth album, he doesn’t sound like he’s lost a lyrical step; at least if new release Diamonds is any indication. Featuring a verse...Read More

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B.o.B. - Mission Statement Artwork

B.o.B. - Mission Statement

As he prepares to unleash his No Genre 2 mixtape in just two short days, B.o.B. returns with a new video for Mission Statement, featuring an army of, duh, bikini clad models. But despite the eye candy, those who give the song...Read More

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J. Pinder ft. Camila Recchio - Virtue Artwork

J. Pinder ft. Camila Recchio - Virtue

Five months after dazzling readers with Life Is Simple (Pt. 1), Seattle buzzmaker J. Pinder finally returns to our front page with feature numero dos. On this pensive jam, the Fin Records signee showcases his many virtues:...Read More

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Luck-One ft. PropaneLV - Chalk Em Out Artwork

Luck-One ft. PropaneLV - Chalk Em Out

Last we heard from Luck-One, back in mid-June, the Portland representative was racking his brains over some of history’s greatest philosophical conundrums. By contrast, the seventh entry in his 2DopeBoyz-presented...Read More

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Joyner Lucas - Intervention Artwork

Joyner Lucas - Intervention

Most rappers front and stretch the facts a little bit but, when fakeness becomes a compulsion rather than an artistic choice, an Intervention is in order. On a brand new promo cut, New England-based Booth favorite Joyner...Read More

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DyMe-A-DuZiN ft. Adrian Lau & Wati Heru - Mo Ends, More Enemies Artwork

DyMe-A-DuZiN ft. Adrian Lau & Wati Heru - Mo Ends, More Enemies

Back in the ‘90s, Biggie taught us that mo’ money invariably leads to mo’ problems. On his latest single, NYC buzzmaker DyMe-A-DuZiN suggests a corollary to that claim: Mo Ends, Mo Enemies. Harry Fraud looks...Read More

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