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SBTRKT ft. Ezra Koenig - New Dorp, New York Artwork

SBTRKT ft. Ezra Koenig - New Dorp, New York

SBTRKT has never been shy about recruiting unusual collaborators—past features have seen him collaborate with artists as diverse as Drake, Yukimi Nagano and Sampha—but the UK beatsmith’s latest single involves one...Read More

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Sean Brown - The Top Artwork

Sean Brown - The Top [Premiere]

Oft imitated but never equaled, the DJBooth Freestyle Series ran from February 2009 through June 2011. Its 250 total entries were the work of a veritable who’s-who of underground and emerging emcees, including rising...Read More

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BB Rose - Amplified Artwork

BB Rose - Amplified

A buzzmaking singer/songwriter from D.C. who calls the ATL home, BB Rose makes her first foray into the Booth with Amplified, a freshly-released promo single off beatsmith Slade Da Monsta‘s latest compilation album. On...Read More

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Muneshine - Venus and Mars Artwork

Muneshine - Venus and Mars

In a 1990s bestseller, Dr. John Gray told the world that women and men came from completely different planets. Personally, I don’t think the sexes are anywhere near as different as that metaphor suggests, but it...Read More

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DJ Burn One - Dolphin Pu$$y Artwork

DJ Burn One - Dolphin Pu$$y

According to scientific studies I’m too lazy to actually look up, dolphins are the only animals besides humans that have sex for pleasure—which means that, if it were possible to get connected to the Internet...Read More

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Too $hort -19,999 Artwork

Too $hort -19,999

From the freaky content of his bars, it’s clear that Too $hort has so many notches on his belt that it barely qualifies as a belt anymore, but till now we haven’t had a firm figure. On his latest single, the Bay...Read More

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Jordan Bratton - Must Be Artwork

Jordan Bratton - Must Be

Jordan Bratton‘s last feature, When I Get There, saw him offering a more vibrant, upbeat take on his usual atmospheric style, with impressive results. On his latest promo single, Must Be, the Long Island...Read More

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Peryon J Kee ft. GunPlay - Comin Down Artwork

Peryon J Kee ft. GunPlay - Comin Down

A recent article on Complex refers to Peryon J Kee as GunPlay‘s “chief weed-carrier.” I don’t mean to impugn the illustrious profession of fall guy, but that’s selling the Miami repper short. As...Read More

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Alex Wiley - Ideas (Adderall) Artwork

Alex Wiley - Ideas (Adderall)

Though Adderall is supposed to help ADD sufferers sit still, for some it has the opposite effect. Take Chi-Town mic-murderer Alex Wiley, who pops a few on his latest mixtape single. Fortunately for fans, it renders the Closed...Read More

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Ces Cru ft. Tech N9ne - Power Play Artwork

Ces Cru ft. Tech N9ne - Power Play

In sports, a Power Play involves the concentration of a large number of players in a small area, with a view to overwhelming the defense. Though Ces Cru‘s new single features just three emcees, the title nonetheless...Read More

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Aaron Cohen ft. Alexander Spit - You Wouldn’t Know Artwork

Aaron Cohen ft. Alexander Spit - You Wouldn’t Know

If you have to ask what realness feels like, You Wouldn’t—no, couldn’t Know. But perhaps you can glean a few insights on the subject by listening to the latest single from Aaron Cohen. The title track off a...Read More

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Busdriver ft. Pegasus Warning - Colonize the Moon Artwork

Busdriver ft. Pegasus Warning - Colonize the Moon

Back in June, we heard Busdriver light the fuse on his sixth solo set with Ego Death, a lead single and title track which saw him trading motormouthed verses with equally eccentric mic-murderers Aesop Rock and Danny Brown....Read More

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Marz Léon - Fire Artwork

Marz Léon - Fire

On her Booth debut, released earlier this month, Marz Léon expressed a striking ambivalence with regard to a romantic partner, careening between starry-eyed reverence and bitter vitriol. Looks like the mixed emotions are...Read More

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Slaine ft. Demrick - Getting High Artwork

Slaine ft. Demrick - Getting High

On the last single off his forthcoming solo set, La Coka Nostra emcee Slaine expressed his disgust with people who let addictive drugs take over their lives. But don’t let his distaste for Dopeheads fool you into...Read More

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King Chip - Lazy & Lucrative Artwork

King Chip - Lazy & Lucrative

An underground rapper’s hustle is nothing to sneeze at, but let’s be real: there are harder jobs than speaking rhythmically into a microphone. Rather than pretending that the grind consumes his every waking...Read More

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Luke Christopher - Sunny Days Artwork

Luke Christopher - Sunny Days

Were you worried to see a Tuesday go by without a fresh feature from Luke Christopher hitting our front page. Well, I humbly apologize for leaving you hanging. You’ll be relieved to know that the TMRGNGTUESDAYS series...Read More

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Lemaitre x Chuck Inglish - All I Need Artwork

Lemaitre x Chuck Inglish - All I Need

An electronic indie-pop duo that calls Oslo, Norway home, Lemaitre introduces its vibrant sound to The DJBooth by way of freshly-minted EP single All I Need. Over their own production, a genre-defying arrangement driven by...Read More

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