New Royce da 5'9" Songs, Mixtapes & Videos


Royce da 5’9” Teases DJ Premier Production for ‘PRhyme 2’ Album [Feature ]

Royce da 5'9" and his PRhyme partner in crime DJ Premier have been talking about the sequel to their December 2014 debut for the past 13 months, but up until this week, we've only received verbal updates.In... Read More


Holy Shit You Need to Hear Royce Da 5’9”‘s Verse on Westside Gunn’s “100k Machine Gunz” [Feature ]

If you’ve managed to sleep on Westside Gunn up until this point, that’s about to change very soon. The Buffalo native has released a string of acclaimed projects over the past several years and was recently... Read More


Where Does Jackin for Beats Stand in an Era of Originality? [Feature ]

J. Cole was told his “Dead Presidents” freestyle, from his first mixtape, The Come Up, was inadequate—a version that didn’t live up to the classic original. There’s a small interlude on the... Read More


Let’s Break Down This Eminem Text Message to Royce da 5’9” [Feature ]

Over the past two weeks, Royce da 5'9" has released two freestyles, first murdering Phresher's "Wait a Minute" and then tackling DJ Khaled's "I Got The Keys." While the sample size is rather small, Royce... Read More


Royce da 5’9” is About to Conquer Trap Music & It Sounds Amazing [Feature ]

When compiling my list of favorite albums of 2016, Royce da 5’9"'s Layers was one of the first projects that came to mind. What I found most impressive is how the album showcased growth in an emcee who has murdered... Read More


Royce da 5’9” Says Black Thought & Elzhi are “Criminally Underrated,” He’s Right [Feature ]

When it comes to sharing his thoughts about fellow emcees, Royce da 5'9" isn't one to hold his tongue. In the latest edition of All Def Digital's Fill In The Blank video series, the Detroit veteran was asked who... Read More


Royce da 5’9” Says Big Sean is Pathetically Underrated, is he Right? [Feature ]

Is it possible to be hugely successful and at the same time underrated? There’s definitely a difference between success and appreciation, and it’s not uncommon for an artist to be praised for everything but... Read More


How Royce da 5’9” Had the Best Album Rollout of 2016 [Feature ]

With only five months left in the year, it won’t be long until social media is flooded with debates over the year’s best album. I’m certain that Kanye’s ever-evolving The Life Of Pablo will be included... Read More


“I Needed It For My Edge”: Royce Da 5’9” Comes Clean About His Alcoholism & Music [Feature ]

From Jimi Hendrix to Amy Winehouse to Eminem, the image of the strung-out genius artist is one of music's most powerful myths. Alcohol and drugs aren't just viewed as creativity enhancers, they're viewed as the... Read More


Royce da 5’9”: “These Kids Should Get Punched in the Face Before They Get Into the Business” [Feature ]

I've learned some valuable lessons covering the music industry for almost a decade now, many of them learned the hard way. I've tried to save younger artists from making the same mistakes that have killed the... Read More


Royce da 5’9” Gives Us Rare Insight Into Recording With Eminem [Feature ]

Trying to picture what it's like to be in the studio with Eminem is like trying to picture what it would be like working with God. Em's ascended the hip-hop ranks to the point where he's more rap deity than... Read More


Royce da 5’9” Has a “Few Songs Lying Around” With Eminem, Confirms New PRhyme Album [Feature ]

For the past week I’ve been getting my face punched in by Royce da 5' 9"s Layers. I’m bruised and bloodied from the beats - shit has me looking like the Doom guy - but I’m still... Read More


Eminem Handed “Renegade” to Jay Z After It Got Cut From Royce da 5’9"s Album [Feature ]

“Renegade” is the only song that features both Eminem and Jay Z, two GOAT-level rappers in their prime at the time. Not only is the song featured on Jay's classic Blueprint album, it was immortalized... Read More


Royce Da 5’9” - Layers [Album]

Veteran Detroit emcee and Slaughterhouse member Royce Da 5'9" has released his sixth studio album, Layers, via Bad Half Entertainment and INgrooves.Layers is Royce's first solo album since 2011's Success Is Certain, and... Read More


1 Listen Album Review: Royce da 5’9” “Layers” [Feature ]

“Do not dwell in the past, do not dream of the future, concentrate the mind on the present moment.”Buddha coming in hot with a major key.A few weeks ago, I confessed to sleeping on Royce... Read More


Holy Sh*t You Need To Hear This: Royce da 5’9”, Pusha T & Rick Ross on “Layers” [Feature ]

Mondays suck. Luckily, this particular Monday has received a much-needed boost thanks to Detroit mainstay Royce Da 5’9”, who has unleashed the title track from his forthcoming Layers album, a hands-down... Read More


Royce Da 5’9” - Trust The Shooter EP [Album]

As Royce Da 5'9" continues to prep his upcoming Layers album, the veteran Detroit emcee has released a sort-of prelude EP, entitled Trust The Shooter. Make sure you're not sleeping.The project spans 11 tracks, including... Read More


I’ve Been Sleeping on Royce da 5’9” - I Apologize [Feature ]

I hate the term “slept on.”We use it so often, yet most of the time it doesn’t even apply. For example, there’s no way we could accurately call J. Cole slept on. When you sell out... Read More


Did Royce Da 5’9” Just Fire Shots Back at J. Cole? Let’s Discuss [Feature ]

“Fire Squad” is one of J. Cole’s most powerful statements, his bold take on white privilege in hip-hop caused a small uproar: "Justin Timberlake, Eminem and then Macklemore...Look around, my nigga,... Read More


Royce Da 5’9” Turned Down $250K & Unlimited Beats From Dr. Dre [Feature ]

The "what if?" stories in hip-hop are often more interesting than reality. Did you know that Nas was supposed to record a "Gimme the Loot (Remix)" with Biggie but he got so high in the studio he had to leave? Did you... Read More


PRhyme - PRhyme (Deluxe Version) [Album]

Almost a year to the day from the release of their Booth-acclaimed, self-titled debut, Royce Da 5'9" and DJ Premier return for the deluxe version re-release of PRhyme.On top of the album's original nine tracks, the upgraded... Read More


Horseshoe Gang - F.O.E (Family Over Everything) ft. Royce Da 5’9” [Stream]

On July 24, Horseshoe Gang, a four man rap group from Long Beach, California, will release their latest EP, Knocking On Raps Door. Today, the group has premiered their latest single, F.O.E (Family Over Everything),... Read More


Rittz - LAF (Remix) ft. Yelawolf, Royce Da 5’9” & KXNG CROOKED [Stream]

What happens when Strange Music, Slumerican, Shady and Slaughterhouse get together? Oh, just a remixed version of Rittz’ LAF, a Matic Lee-produced single off his 2014 album Next to Nothing, which now features guest... Read More


Statik Selektah - Crystal Clear ft. Royce Da 5’9” [Stream]

Mere days away from the release of his new album, Lucky 7, Statik Selektah has unleashed yet another track off the set. Following previously-featured joints Beautiful Life, Top Tier and All You Need, the Boston native joins... Read More


Truth Ali - Lost In Paradise II ft. Royce Da 5’9” & KXNG CROOKED [Stream]

Truth Ali makes his debut Booth feature today, but brings along a couple familiar names for the effort. Flanked by Slaughterhouse crewmates Royce Da 5’9” and KXNG CROOKED on Lost In Paradise II, the San... Read More


PRhyme - You Should Know ft. Dwele [Stream]

As you should already know, PRhyme‘s self titled collaborative album was the most hip hop album of last year. Still riding the wave, the duo of Royce Da 5’9” and DJ Premier have released the latest set of... Read More


DJ EFN ft. Your Old Droog, OC, REKS and Royce Da 5’9” - Revolutionary Ride Music [Stream]

Last week, Miami’s DJ EFN set the tone for his forthcoming studio album with If U Run, a polished street banger featuring bars by Killer Mike, Webbz and KXNG CROOKED. If you thought that jam was epic, well, you... Read More


Eminem, Royce Da 5’9, Big Sean, Danny Brown, Dej Loaf & Trick Trick - Detroit Vs. Everybody [Stream]

Update: The visuals for Detroit Vs. Everybody have been added.When the tracklisting for the upcoming Shady XV double album was released late last month, there was one record on the ‘X’ disc, made up of all-new... Read More


Twigg Martin ft. Royce Da 5’9” - Talk Is Cheap [Stream]

Three years after Brooklyn up-and-comer Twigg Martin introduced himself to The DJBooth with reader-acclaimed single New York City, his Good Mornin’ America street album remains unreleased and unscheduled. Rather than... Read More


Willie The Kid ft. Royce Da 5’9 - The Watch [Stream]

Earlier today, Willie The Kid unleashed The Fly 3, a brand new album that comes complete with a 48-minute cinematic companion piece. If the ambition and scale of the project aren’t enough to pique your interest, how... Read More


“PRhyme” is the Most Hip-Hop Album of the Year [Feature ]

At The DJBooth we are committed to bringing you real, original, and thoughtful hip-hop commentary; a rare commodity these days. It's literally what Nathan, Yoh, and I devote every waking hour to....that and arguing over... Read More


PRhyme (DJ Premier & Royce Da 5’9) - PRhyme [Album]

There is something so fitting about PRhyme being the last big album of the year. From Cole's latest album to RTJ to everything coming out of Chicago, it seems like hip-hop is in a very experimental stage. There... Read Full Review


DJ Premier & Royce da 5’9” on “PRhyme” & Their Hip-Hop History [Feature ]

Tomorrow, DJ Premier and Royce da 5'9" will officially unleash their dual PRhyme LP on the world. One of the undisputed best producers of all-time and one of the undisputed best lyricists of all-time... Read More


PRhyme - PRhyme [Stream]

UPDATE: We’ve added the new Goldrush-directed visuals to PRhyme.Courtesy and U Looz, the singles released to date off Royce Da 5’9” and DJ Premier‘s collaboratorative debut as PRhyme, have both received... Read More


PRhyme (Royce Da 5’9” & DJ Premier) - U Looz [Stream]

Last week, Detroit mic-wrecker Royce Da 5’9” and legendary producer DJ Premier officially lit the fuse on their collaborative debut with Courtesy, a lead single that, none too surprisingly, won rave reviews among... 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


Joell Ortiz ft. Royce Da 59, Joe Budden & Crooked I - Brothers Keeper [Stream]

In Genesis 4.9, Cain, after murdering his brethren Abel, asked the Lord if he was his “Brother’s Keeper”? This isn’t a question you need to ask Joell Ortiz about his brothers in music. Just two short... Read More


Trick Trick ft. Eminem & Royce Da 5’9” - Twerk Dat Pop That [Stream]

Don’t let the title of Trick Trick‘s latest feature fool you. Twerk Dat Pop Dat is actually a learned treatise on grain cultivation in 16th Century France. Nah, just kidding; this freshly-minted promo... Read More


Statik Selektah ft. Action Bronson, Royce Da 5’9” & Black Thought - The Imperial [Stream]

Remember when Statik took part in our Behind The Boards series? One thing that always stood out to me was when he said this about features, “I don’t pay anybody; it’s always trade-offs. It’s out of mutual respect,... Read More


CyHi The Prynce ft. Royce Da 5’9” & Joell Ortiz - Huey (Remix) [Stream & Download]

Back in February, CyHi The Prynce earned reader acclaim for Huey, a mixtape single dedicated to the co-founder of the Black Panther Party. Today, the G.O.O.D. Music signee returns to our pages with the official remix. On this... Read More


Blackburner ft. Lil Wayne & Royce Da 5’9” - Hotel Bitches [Stream]

A Michigan-born transplant to the City of Angels, Skyla “Blackburner” Talon has been dubbed L.A.‘s greatest dubstep act by ReverbNation. But even if you’re not enough of an EDM head to take that as a... Read More


Trick Trick ft. Royce Da 5’9” & K-Young - No Fly Zone [Stream]

You don’t have to leave the country to step into the dangers of war. Let Detroit veteran Trick Trick show you why D-Town has become a No Fly Zone. On his latest single, Trick Trick’s gritty voice is proof enough... Read More


Ty Farris ft. Royce Da 5’9 - I Promise [Stream]

There are few sure things in this world but, when two rhymesayers as talented as Ty Farris and Royce Da 5’9” get together on a track, I can pretty much Promise you it’s gonna be dope. The unsigned... Read More


Lorenzo Asher ft. Royce Da 5’9 - Net Worth [Stream]

Lorenzo Asher‘s Booth features to date have seen the Brooklyn-by-way-of-Cleveland spitter grappling with heavy subject matter: Begin found him expressing uncertainty over his future, and The Color of Ignorance dealt... Read More


Jon Connor ft. Royce Da 5’9” - Michigan Sh*t [Stream & Download]

The Great Lakes State may not boast the same quantity of hip-hop talent as New York or Cali but, pound for pound, their forces rank with the best in the country. (I’m excluding Insane Clown Posse from my calculations as... Read More


Havoc ft. Royce Da 5’9” - Tell Me to My Face [Stream]

Got something bad to say about Havoc? On his latest solo single, the Queensbridge mainstay makes a suggestion to perpetrating haters and self-proclaimed killers who would presume to cast judgment on his hustle: “Grow some... Read More


Ca$his ft. Royce da 5’9” - 123 [Stream]

With an upcoming project titled The Art Of Dying, it probably wouldn’t be wise to expect a record reminiscent of sugar plum fairies and romantic sunsets on former Shady spitter Ca$his’ latest release. Instead the... Read More


Koncept ft. Royce da 5’9” - Watch The Sky Fall [Stream]

Update: Click “Watch Video” above to view the Pace Rivers-directed Watch The Sky Fall video. Mobile users can scroll down.What do you get when you take two emcees from two different crews and bring them... Read More


Coalmine Records ft. Royce da 5’9”, Skillz & Diamond D - One for the Money [Stream]

Coalmine Records may be in it for the currency but, as long as their paper chase leads them to keep churning out high-quality underground bangers like new single One for the Money, I have a feeling few heads will be... Read More


Big Sean ft. Royce Da 59 & Kendrick Lamar - 100 [Stream]

Big Sean‘s accomplished a lot during his time on earth—how many 24-year-olds can say they’ve released a major-label debut album, or worked with Kanye West?—but the Detroit rhymesayer isn’t resting on... Read More


Tef Poe ft. Royce Da 5’9” - Can’t Push Me [Stream]

Hero worship has long been part of the rap game, with new emcees enthusiastically quoting from and comparing themselves to the greats that preceded them. Tef Poe, however, is bucking the trend. On solo Booth debut Push Me, he... Read More


Slaughterhouse - Truth or Truth [Stream & Download]

Although Hip-Hop supergroup Slaughterhouse are gearing up for the release of their welcome to: OUR HOUSE album, the group has still managed to drop off a new record from their forthcoming On The House mixtape. Titled Truth Or... Read More


Doug Crawford ft. Royce Da 5’9” & Corbett - About That [Stream & Download]

An up-and-coming rhymesayer hailing from Kelowna, British Columbia, Doug Crawford introduces himself to our pages with freshly-minted promo single Bout That. Here, the headliner trades self-assured bars with Motown mainstay... Read More


Bun B ft. Royce Da 5’9? & Redman - Stop Playin’ [Stream]

I know what you’re thinking, Booth readers: “Bun B, Royce Da 5’9” and Redman on one record? Stop Playin’!” But I assure you, the UGK lifer’s latest feature is no joke. Released to celebrate his... Read More


Mistah F.A.B ft. Royce Da 5’9? & Talib Kweli - In My City [Stream]

Mistah F.A.B. is back on the scene with a brand new, digital-only EP I Found My Backpack 2: The Lost Notebook, which dropped today. Not surprisingly, Booth selection In My City, featuring lyrical assists from Talib Kweli and... Read More


Professor Green ft. Royce Da 5’9? & Kobe - Nightmares [Stream]

Didn’t think we’d let Halloween come and go without bringing you some appropriately diabolical tunes, did you? The perfect cut to get you hyped for a night of Trick or Treating, haunted house-visiting and/or hard... Read More