Last week, NOM introduced us to his mellow, out-the-box style via The Christening, a Booth-exclusive single which won an impressive 4.0-star rating on our pages. Lo and Behold, the Iowa native has returned to do it all over again with the follow-up—another world premiere. While Jharee replaces Weirdough behind the boards, his sampled production has a similarly drowsy, headphone-ready feel. Over the mesmerizing beat, NOM trades intricate, insightful verses with newcomer Caliiko. Singer Jade, another first-time featuree, contributes some soothing background vocals to the record’s hook. Feeling it? This is just one of many low-key bangers to be found on DJBooth-hosted mixtape Lucid, scheduled for free digital release September 16.
Written by richard on 09/5/13
Iowan up-and-comer NOM has come together with The DJBooth to bring listeners his latest street album, The Christening. The project packs 10 original tracks from the underground emcee, among them "Behold" and the...
First DJ Booth Appearance:
"The Christening" (2013)
Member Reviews and Ratings
- Cam’ron - 1st of the Month Vol. 3 EP
- Best/Worst of the Week: Andre 3000 All Day, Queen Bey Reigns & More
- Draft Day: What Label Should Your Favorite Rapper Sign To?
- DJ Blaze - Blazing Cuts (August 2014)
- Kev Decor - Swamp Ass
- “Views from All Day”: Drake, Kanye & The State of Hip-Hop Leaks
- Jeezy - Seen It All: The Autobiography
- Drake vs. Lil Wayne - The Hits
- The Best Hip-Hop & R&B Songs of 2014 (Ongoing)
- Even More Porn Stars in Music Videos (NSFW)