New Hip Hop Songs - Indie
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.
Update: We have added the Red August-directed visuals for ILL Brown’s Bar-Baric single.
At the risk of raining on ILL Brown‘s parade, I’ve got to point out that the Chicago emcee/producer ain’t the...Read More
Update: We have added the Gil Green-directed visuals for Jasmine V’s That’s Me Right There single.
A rising R&B songstress hailing from Santa Monica, Jasmine V makes her grand entrance into the Booth with a...Read More
Update: We have premiered the Daniel St. Ours-directed visuals for Malik’s Changes single.
When Barack Obama was campaigning for President back in ‘08, he promised to bring America the kind of “change we can...Read More
Like food items, instrumentals vary when it comes to the length of their shelf lives; some go stale (that is, out of style) in a matter of months, while others still sound dope years down the line. Hopefully, the beat that...Read More
Last week, in response to the chaos in Ferguson, Missouri, ATL-by-way-of-Detroit twosome FatKidsBrotha coined the popular hashtag #TwoWrongsCanMakeARiot. Now, that phrase has become the hook of a brand new promo single. The...Read More
Are you the owner of a Jeep with blown-out speakers… or Any Type of car with any type of speakers? Then Thee Tom Hardy‘s latest feature is your jam. (If you, like me, don’t own a whip, I’m sure he...Read More
Ohio native Tino wrote standout track Survivor months before the current crisis in Ferguson roiled the nation, which should show just how fundamental the daily struggle to simply survive is for Black males in America. Over an...Read More
Back in June, Khary Durgans lit the fuse on a monthly series dedicated to his signature article of clothing with The Yellow Raincoat Pt. 5. (For some reason, he decided to liberate the tracks in reverse order.) We missed...Read More
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
Didn’t make it to the shore this summer? There’s still time to jump In the Sea with Translee. This freshly-minted promo cut, the ATL-based buzzmaker’s first feature since blessing our pages with Nothin back...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
A pair of alt-R&B/hip-hop buzzmakers hailing from the Windy City, Kyle Woods and Khallee make their grand entrance into the Booth with seductive promo cut At Night. Woods crafts a moody electronic backdrop for his...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
Plenty of people say you should live every day like you’re going to die tomorrow; Rapper Big Pooh actually walks the walk. The result? As we learn on Last Dance, the North Carolina mainstay is happy and fulfilled, but...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
No, Mike Schpitz isn’t going into local politics—as dope as that would undoubtedly be. The title of new promo single City Council (a Booth-exclusive world premiere!) refers to Mike and two other emcees who are holding...Read More
With his next album just a few short weeks away and a MajorStage/DJBooth-presented show right around the corner, DyMe-A-DuZin has quite a bit on his plate. Nonetheless, he’s found time to bless our front page with a new...Read More
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