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IAMSU! - Independent Paper

This Thursday, IAMSU! is set to embark on the Under the Influence of Music Tour, which will see him sharing a stage with heavy-hitters Wiz Khalifa, Jeezy and Tyga. Needless to say, the HBK Gang affiliate’s in a...Read More

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Camm Hunter - This Side Artwork

Camm Hunter - This Side

Recent solo features have seen Camm Hunter showcase his skills as a crooner in between rapped 16s, but never has the T-Dot repper set his “rapper” hat aside to release an “all-singing” record… until now. As the...Read More

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Vado ft. 2 Chainz, Chinx Drugz & Ace Hood - We Already Artwork

Vado ft. 2 Chainz, Chinx Drugz & Ace Hood - We Already

Not featured on the solo tip since April, when he dropped off the reader-approved Zoo Muzik, Vado returns to our pages with another fresh promo single. We Already know what to expect from a joint with this lineup: caked-up...Read More

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Noah Vinson & Frank Ramz - Citadel Artwork

Noah Vinson & Frank Ramz - Citadel [Premiere]

Earlier this year, Noah Vinson and Frank Ramz joined forces to release promo cut Drunk. That joint (not featured in The DJBooth) was so successful that the Bronx spitters have decided to record an entire EP together. Today,...Read More

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AWAR ft. Freddie Gibbs - Wake Up Call Artwork

AWAR ft. Freddie Gibbs - Wake Up Call

Still sleeping on AWAR, after more than a dozen reader-acclaimed solo features from the NYC native? Then I advise you to get checked out by a neurologist, because you may be in a coma. New single Wake Up Call is unlikely to...Read More

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Pink Grenade ft. Dizzy Wright - 3 Days in L.A. Artwork

Pink Grenade ft. Dizzy Wright - 3 Days in L.A.

Though nine-piece hip-pop collective Pink Grenade is racing against a two-month deadline to become world famous, the crewmates haven’t let the pressure get to them. Recently, they even spent 3 Days kicking back and...Read More

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Write Brothers - Comeback Artwork

Write Brothers - Comeback

The Write Brothers’ latest feature hardly qualifies as a comeback, since they dropped off Extraordinary I just a few short weeks ago. But, you know what? I won’t nitpick. I’m just happy to see the duo Come...Read More

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QuEST - May 10th, 2012 Artwork

QuEST - May 10th, 2012

Earlier this month, QuEST wrapped up his 31-city national tour with rising rap star Logic. Now that he’s back, the Miami rapper could kick back and enjoy the rest of his summer; instead, though, he’s preparing a...Read More

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Summer Thieves - Love Is Lost Artwork

Summer Thieves - Love Is Lost

If I were to draw a Venn diagram with the circles labeled “summer jam” and “breakup song,” the overlap would be mighty small, but that doesn’t mean the two categories are mutually exclusive. With their first...Read More

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Customary - Hanging On Artwork

Customary - Hanging On

There are few feelings worse than that of being strung along and let down by someone you love. Customary knows that feeling well—in fact, he’s experiencing it right now—but he won’t be for much longer. On...Read More

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Denzel White - Better Than the Last Time Artwork

Denzel White - Better Than the Last Time

When someone has suffered several successive heartbreaks, earning their trust can be a Herculean task. When you have the powerful pipes and songwriting chops of indie-R&B buzzmaker Denzel White, however, it becomes quite...Read More

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DyMe-A-DuZiN x Kehlani - Stay Up Artwork

DyMe-A-DuZiN x Kehlani - Stay Up

It isn’t even noon round my way, so I doubt many readers in the East Coast time zone are at risk of nodding off. On the off chance you are getting ready to turn in, though, I urge you to Stay Up at least four minutes...Read More

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Raury - Cigarette Song Artwork

Raury - Cigarette Song

It’s unfortunate, but true: many of the most enjoyable things in life are also the most hazardous to your health. Like smoking, or (in some circumstances) casual sex. On Cigarette Song, his first feature since...Read More

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STL GLD - PNYBOY the Hustler Artwork

STL GLD - PNYBOY the Hustler

Earlier this month, when STL GOLD introduced themselves to the Booth with reader-approved single Zombies, I wondered whether rapper Moe Pope and producer The Arcitype had chosen their stage name as a reference to the classic...Read More

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Jimmy Skoog ft. Alex Isaak & Peter Krafft - Suicide Hill Artwork

Jimmy Skoog ft. Alex Isaak & Peter Krafft - Suicide Hill

Buckle your seatbelts, Boothgoers, because we’re going on a nostalgia trip. The debut feature and latest feature from Swedish recording artist Jimmy Skoog wistfully reminisces about his school days, when he used to...Read More

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The 3rd Power - I Need a Hook Artwork

The 3rd Power - I Need a Hook

When I woke up this morning, the first thing on my mind was food, but I also felt a craving for some fresh, R&B-infused hip-hop. Turns out Booth-approved singer/songwriter, rapper and beatsmith Rashad was thinking the...Read More

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Art of Fresh - Waiting Artwork

Art of Fresh - Waiting

Been Waiting with bated breath for a new feature from Canadian hip-hop duo Art of Fresh, ever since their last Booth appearance? Then you’re probably dead, since Champion dropped way back in February. My condolences. On...Read More

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