New Apollo Brown Songs, Mixtapes & Videos


“Music Nowadays is Sounds & Words With No Emotional Value”: An Interview with Apollo Brown [Feature ]

Apollo Brown didn't intend on releasing his newest album, a collaborative effort with rapper Planet Asia entitled Anchovies, on the same day that artists like Lil Uzi Vert, A$AP Mob, Action Bronson, BROCKHAMPTON... Read More


5 Overlooked Albums That Turn 5 This Year [Feature ]

2012 was a good year in hip-hop. Some even claimed it was the best year in hip-hop for a decade. Between Kendrick Lamar’s good kid, m.A.A.d city, Nas’ Life Is Good and Killer Mike’s R.A.P.... Read More


Apollo Brown - Not That Guy ft. Your Old Droog [Stream]

Detroit producer Apollo Brown has released Not That Guy, a new single from his forthcoming album, Grandeur, due out September 25 via Mello Music Group. The single features rhymes from upstart BK native Your Old Droog and... Read More


Apollo Brown - Detonate ft. M.O.P. [Stream]

Detroit producer Apollo Brown has released Detonate, the first single from his forthcoming album. Featured on this dynamite record are veteran duo M.O.P., whose gruff, aggressive vocals are a perfect accompaniment to the... Read More


Ras Kass x Apollo Brown - How to Kill God [Stream]

Veteran West Coast rhymesayer Ras Kass and Motown beatsmith Apollo Brown were supposed to drop their debut joint full-length next week but, after the project sprang an unfortunate leak they decided to roll with the punches... Read More


Ras Kass & Apollo Brown - Blasphemy [Album]

Detroit-based purveyor of boom-bap Apollo Brown is teaming up with veteran West Coast emcee Ras Kass for a collaborative project entitled Blasphemy. Released via Mello Music Group, the 15-track album features smooth... Read More


Apollo Brown & Ras Kass ft. Royce Da 5’9”, Xzibit & Bishop Lamont - Giraffe P*ssy [Stream]

Want to get lifted? You’ve come to the right place. By the time you’ve listened all the way through Apollo Brown and Ras Kass‘s latest single, you’ll be “higher than Giraffe P*ssy.” As you may have... Read More


Apollo Brown & Ras Kass ft. Pharoahe Monch & Rakaa Iriscience - H20 [Stream]

Ras Kass is best known for his provocative commentary on social and political issues, but the West Coast mainstay is just as captivating when he’s tackling more personal subject matter. Don’t believe me? Simply... Read More


Apollo Brown ft. Roc Marciano - Lonely & Cold [Stream]

Lonely & Cold was originally released in April as part of Apollo Brown‘s latest beat tape. Dope instrumentals never remain un-blazed for long, though, and this one is no exception. Long Island phenom Roc Marciano... Read More


Planet Asia - Reflections (Apollo Brown Remix) [Stream]

In 2013, Fresno underground mainstay Planet Asia hooked up with beatsmith Gensu Dean to drop the critically-acclaimed Abrasions LP. On the emcee’s latest release of the new year, Motown’s Apollo Brown jumps behind... Read More


Ugly Heroes - Hero’s Theme [Stream]

The title of the new Ugly Heroes cut, Hero’s Theme, might lead you to believe that the record is superhuman or larger than life, but its inspiration is surprisingly down-to-Earth. According to the Mello Music Group trio,... Read More


Ugly Heroes - Graves [Stream & Download]

Apollo Brown, Red Pill and Verbal Kent may not be the most handsome trio in the hip-hop game (By their own estimation—they look fine to me.), but what they lack in looks, the Ugly Heroes more than make up for in lyrical and... Read More


Apollo Brown & Guilty Simpson - Parkour [Stream & Download]

In the past few weeks, Apollo Brown has been touring Australia and New Zealand, while Guilty Simpson is fresh off a run all the way from Los Angeles to Seattle. Now that they have a little downtime, the Motown-repping... Read More


Talib Kweli - Fly Away (Re-Produced) EP [Album]

The DJBooth is proud to present the fourth entry in Re-Produced, an exclusive series in which three hand-selected beatsmiths each put their own spin on a record by a reader-approved artist. The latest EP in the series is... Read More


Talib Kweli - Fly Away (Re-Produced by Apollo Brown) [Stream]

Next week, The DJBooth will be unleashing the latest EP in our Re-Produced Series, based around Talib Kweli‘s Attack the Block single, Fly Away. Today, we are proud to present the world premiere of the first of three... Read More


Re-Produced Profile: Apollo Brown [DJBooth Interview Exclusive] [Feature ]

Next Wednesday, December 19, The DJBooth will release the latest installment of Re-Produced, an exclusive EP series in which three hand-picked producers put their own spin on a record by a reader-approved artist. Number four... Read More


Apollo Brown & Guilty Simpson ft. Planet Asia - Nasty [Stream & Download]

If I were to say that I find black licorice to be Nasty—and I do—there’s bound to be at least one person who challenges my opinion in the comment section below. When it comes to Apollo Brown and Guilty... Read More


Apollo Brown x Guilty Simpson - Dice Game [Album]

Motor City neighbors Apollo Brown and Guilty Simpson have come together on a brand new, full-length album, entitled Dice Game. The 16-track album, which was released digitally via Mello Music Group, includes Booth-featured... Read More


Apollo Brown & Guilty Simpson - Reputation [Stream & Download]

When it comes to hard-hitting underground hip-hop, Apollo Brown and Guilty Simpson‘s respective Reputations precede them—and a merger of two such established brands is practically guaranteed to produce dope results.... Read More


Apollo Brown & Guilty Simpson - Truth Be Told [Stream & Download]

Scared to face the truth? Then you’ll want to steer well clear of Guilty Simpson and Apollo Brown‘s forthcoming collaborative set. If you prefer the Truth Be Told, no matter how painful it may be, the lead single... Read More


Daily Bread (Apollo Brown & Hassaan Mackey) - Something [Stream]

As the only rap crew mentioned in the Lord’s Prayer (“Give us this day, our…”) Daily Bread must be pretty damn special, right? Sure enough, the latest single from beatsmith Apollo Brown and emcee... Read More


Apollo Brown ft. Oddisee - The Times [Stream & Download]

The Times, they are a’changin’. In the atmosphere of global unrest that has pervaded 2011 thus far, those seeking a symbol of hope and rebirth need only look towards (what will soon be) the Nation of Southern... Read More


Apollo Brown ft. Rapper Big Pooh & Black Milk - Hungry [Stream]

Patience is all well and good, but it takes more than a knack for waiting in line to make it to the top: you’ve also gotta be Hungry enough to stay on your grind while everyone else is snoozing. Having friends in high... Read More