New Ryan Leslie Songs, Mixtapes & Videos


Ryan Leslie - Sounds ft. Bobby V [Stream]

Last weekend, Ryan Leslie celebrated the Fourth of July by releasing his new album, MZRT. One of the standout selections from the project is Sounds, an R&B collabo with fellow veteran Bobby V. Over his own production,... Read More


Ryan Leslie - New New [Stream]

It’s been a little while—a year, in fact—since Boothgoers last got their fix of fresh music from Ryan Leslie. Today, the NextSelection capo finally returns to bring y’all that New New, in the form of a fresh... Read More


Ryan Leslie ft. Fabolous - Green [Stream]

With a single like this, you might assume Ryan Leslie’s new album, Black Mozart, would cost a lot of Green. You’d be wrong, though, because fans who join his Renegades NYC club get to download the album for free! If... Read More


Ryan Leslie - Carnival of Venice [Stream]

Just three months after (finally) dropping his third album, Les Is More, Ryan Leslie has buckled down to work on the follow-up. Carnival of Venice, the latest single off the NextSelection general’s next project, carries... Read More


Talib Kweli ft. Ryan Leslie - Outstanding [Stream & Download]

Although Talib Kweli‘s last release, Congregation, may still be making noise on our charts the noted Brooklyn emcee is ready to dish out an Outstanding new tune from his Attack The Block mixtape. Outstanding finds Kweli... Read More


Ryan Leslie - Maybachs & Diamonds [Stream]

Though Ryan Leslie appreciates life’s finer things, he knows that a good woman is worth more than all the Maybachs & Diamonds in the world. On a new video single and standout cut off his newly-released junior set,... Read More


Ryan Leslie - Les Is More [Album]

Three years after the arrival of his sophomore set, Transition, Ryan Leslie makes his official comeback with the release of his third studio album. Recorded in New York and Miami, Les Is More features 11 original records, one... Read More


Ryan Leslie - Dress You To Undress You [Stream]

Dressing someone to merely undress them later may seem a little unnecessary, but Harlem artist/producer Ryan Leslie makes it seem oh-so-vital in the visuals for his latest record release Dress You To Undress You. Serving as... Read More


Ryan Leslie ft. Raekwon - Live Good (Riviera Flow) [Stream]

After several months of no features from Ryan Leslie (his last, Rain in Australia, dropped in May), fans may be starting to worry that the Next Selection mastermind and former Motown signee’s decided to apply his Les Is... Read More


Ryan Leslie - Rain in Australia [Stream]

With his Australian tour dates just weeks away, Ryan Leslie has come up with a creative way of announcing his itinerary. On new promo single Rain in Australia, the NextSelection mogul anticipates his travels over his own... Read More


Ryan Leslie - Beautiful Lie [Stream]

More than six months after dropping off lead effort Glory, Ryan Leslie returns to our front page with follow-up Beautiful Lie—the second of ten singles/videos which will make up his junior set. Here, the NextSelection... Read More


Red Cafe ft. Rick Ross & Ryan Leslie - Fly Together [Stream]

Originally scheduled for release back in 2008, Red Cafe‘s Bad Boy debut has suffered the kind of delays that would convince a less dedicated emcee to start taking night classes in accounting. On the positive tip, the... Read More


Glory - Ryan Leslie [Video]

When Glory song hit the Booth as a single, it changed the minds of many who doubted Leslie as a rapper. Now, to convince those who still haven’t been converted, the video that accompanies the song has been released.... Read More


Ryan Leslie - Glory [Stream]

Though Ryan Leslie‘s last single, Joan of Arc, met a positive reception in the Booth, the praise was tempered with some ambivalence in regard to the R&B heavyweight’s decision to try his hand at rhyming. Even... Read More


Fabolous ft. Ne-Yo & Ryan Leslie - Look At Her (Killin’ Em pt.2) [Stream]

Collaborations are great aren’t they? Think about it, would Taco Bell’s Meal Deals be as epic without the Doritos? I think not. Hence the reason I love hearing various artists come together. From All City Chess Club to... Read More


Ryan Leslie - Joan of Arc [Stream & Download]

Anyone who’s followed Ryan Leslie over the last few years knows that this Harvard alum has more overall talent than a lot of his R&B contemporaries. His new song, Joan of Arc, shows Leslie’s ability to write, produce,... Read More


Lloyd Banks ft. Kanye West, Ryan Leslie, Swizz Beatz & Fabolous - Start It Up [Stream]

There’s no doubt that Lloyd Banks had a hit with his first single, Beamer, Benz or Bentley, so how can he top that huge rider? Well, the addition of a Good Friday-esque line-up consisting of Kanye West, Ryan Leslie, Swizz... Read More


Kanye West ft. Kid Cudi, Pusha T, John Legend, Lloyd Banks & Ryan Leslie - Christian Dior Denim Flow [Stream & Download]

I was running out of ways to lead into these G.O.O.D. Friday records until a song from Kanye West’s still untitled album leaked. Not only did the leak set the internet on fire with debate, it prompted Kanye to cancel this... Read More


Red Cafe ft. Lloyd Banks, Ryan Leslie & Claudette Ortiz - I’m Ill (Remix) [Stream]

In the past few weeks, I and pretty much everyone I know have fallen victim to a nasty cold. Well, despite living halfway across the country, it looks like Red Cafe has caught what’s going around; today, the Brooklyn... Read More


Ryan Leslie - Transition [Album]

If I’ve learned anything, it’s that anything can be described with a good sports analogy. For example, Ryan Leslie is the r&b version of Vince Young. Early in their careers they were involved in huge events that had... Read Full Review


Ryan Leslie - Zodiac [Stream]

Though it took several years for Ryan Leslie to finally release his self-titled debut album, the singer/producer/songwriter extraordinaire is on the verge of doubling up just nine months later. After treating us to single... Read More


Ryan Leslie Bares “Transition” Album at NYC Listening Session [Exclusive] [Feature ]

New York, N.Y. -- As the autumn changed into its own breezy Manhattan weather, industry insiders gathered at New York's Chung King Studios to get the taste of Ryan Leslie's forthcoming sophomore set (due out November, 3). The... Read More


Bluey Robinson ft. Ryan Leslie - I Know (Remix) [Stream]

In a world where high-tech networking is seen as crucial to success, it’s refreshing to hear that street musicians still have hope of taking their game to the next level.  One recent example of a busker who made it... Read More


Fabolous ft. Keri Hilson & Ryan Leslie - Everything Everyday Everywhere [Stream]

Remember that one kid in middle school that everyone always picked on? You know, the guy who was smaller than everyone else and was frequently targeted by his bigger classmates for his lunch money? I wouldn’t imagine any of... Read More


Ryan Leslie - You’re Not My Girl [Stream]

When Something That I Like, the first leak off Ryan Leslie‘s forthcoming sophomore LP, hit our front page, both I and DJ Z commented that the cut sounded like official single material.  Two weeks later, the... Read More


Ryan Leslie ft. Pusha T (of The Clipse) - Something That I Like [Stream]

My immediate reaction to the title and guest feature of Ryan Leslie‘s new buzz record: “Huh. I guess Addiction wasn’t just a catchy song concept.”  Surprisingly, the ‘something’ in Something... Read More


Brandon Hines ft. Ryan Leslie - Find You [Stream]

For the past few years, Brandon Hines has been one of the better-known singers in independent R&B, having released the critically acclaimed Love Music album as well as its follow-up EP, Weather.  After plenty of waiting... Read More


Busta Rhymes ft. T-Pain, Ryan Leslie, OJ Da Juiceman & Gucci Mane - Hustler’s Anthem (Remix) [Stream]

Whenever Busta Rhymes releases a hit single, you can count on an equally successful remix (see Pass the Courvoisier, Touch It, Arab Money...).  For the inevitable revamp of Back On My B.S. second single Hustler’s... Read More


Ryan Leslie - Ryan Leslie [Album]

Ryan Leslie is a complicated man, and like most complicated things, America’s had some trouble figuring him out. Leslie graduated from Harvard – yeah, that Harvard – with a degree in economics, but perhaps sensing that... Read Full Review


Ryan Leslie Hooks Up With Kid Cudi, Preps February 10 Album Release [Video] [Feature ]

New York, NY -- In a newly-released video, singer-songwriter Ryan Leslie steps into the studio with G.O.O.D. Music up-and-comer Kid CuDi to work on album cut "I Know What You Like." After Leslie lays down a few keyboard and... Read More


Jim Jones ft. Ryan Leslie - Precious [Stream]

Featured back in mid-December, 2 Pistols’ My Gurl found the emcee buying his special someone black pearls in honor of President-Elect Barack Obama.  What does this have to do with Jim Jones‘s Precious, you... Read More


Ryan Leslie Reveals Debut LP Cover Art, Releases “How It Was Supposed to Be” Video [Feature ]

New York, NY -- Ryan Leslie's self-titled debut album has been in the works for quite some time, but fans can rest assured that the wait is almost over; in addition to setting a February 10th drop date, Leslie's label has... Read More


Ryan Leslie ft. Jadakiss - How It Was Supposed To Be (Remix) [Stream]

As the tentative release date for Ryan Leslie‘s self-titled debut quickly approaches, the multitalented musician is busy pushing his third single, How It Was Supposed To Be.  Following a video shoot for the new... Read More


Slim Shoots “Good Lovin’” Video; Preps Release of Solo Debut [Feature ]

New York, NY -- Slim, R&B singer of 112 fame, recently finished shooting the video for "Good Lovin'," the Ryan Leslie-featuring follow up to lead single "So Fly," off his upcoming solo debut, Love's Crazy. In addition to the... Read More


Ryan Leslie - How It Was Supposed To Be [Stream]

Despite being hard at work for over three years on his solo debut (which he alluded to during his first of two DJBooth interviews), Ryan Leslie has repeatedly stated that he is in no rush to release the album.  With a... Read More


Ryan Leslie Retreats to Studio After Material Leaked to “Blogosphere” [Feature ]

New York, NY-- After many of the tracks off of Ryan Leslie's self-titled debut were leaked on the Internet, the singer/songwriter decided to return to the studio to add some extra-special finishing touches to the album cuts.... Read More


Slim ft. Ryan Leslie - Good Lovin’ [Stream]

Relationships end for a variety of reasons.  If you narrow it down, however, there are two common culprits:  money and sex.  For those in search of someone who can provide both, allow the Booth to play... Read More


Ryan Leslie Embarks on Grey Goose 8-City Tour October 2nd [Feature ]

New York, NY-- Grey Goose Vodka and Ryan Leslie, producer, songwriter, label entrepreneur – and now recording artist are taking the excitement of his records from the dance floor to the live stage with an 8 city national... Read More


Cory Gunz ft. Ryan Leslie - Get Right Tonight [Stream]

As the son of platinum-selling rapper Peter Gunz (of Lord Tariq & Peter Gunz), Cory Gunz has quite a legacy to live up to. The younger Gunz has quietly begun to move out of his father’s shadow, however, with recent... Read More


Ryan Leslie ft. Cassie & Fabolous - Addiction (Remix) [Stream]

After wrapping up his new self-titled debut and turning it in to his label, Universal Motown, Ryan Leslie decided that he wasn’t done recording.  After several studios sessions post-completion, Leslie concocted... Read More


Krys Ivory ft. Ryan Leslie - Next 2 U [Stream]

2008 will indeed be an extremely busy year for multi-talented musician Ryan Leslie.  Along with the release of his looong-anticipated debut album, currently set for June 17, Leslie’s best-known NextSelection signee,... Read More


Ryan Leslie ft. Cassie - Addiction [Stream]

Ryan Leslie is finally a top priority.  When Leslie sat down inside the DJ Booth for an interview two years ago (March ‘06), he earnestly admitted that his production and songwriting work for NextSelection artist... Read More


Ryan Leslie - Diamond Girl [Stream]

In 1973 Seals & Crofts released their smash pop single, Diamond Girl; 34 years later Ryan Leslie has released a single of the same name.  What are the differences?  Well, for starters, Ryan doesn’t dress like... Read More


Cassie ft. Ryan Leslie - Sometimes [Stream]

Currently working on her second album, appropriately titled The Return, singer Cassie hopes for further success with the single Sometimes, which features an appearance by Ryan Leslie.  With an unusual and very catchy... Read More


Ryan Leslie - Rock U [Stream]

It looks as though the man personally responsible for the success of R&B singer Cassie will finally get to shine himself.  Artist and producer Ryan Leslie has unleashed his new single Rock U, off his forthcoming... Read More


Ryan Leslie ft. Clipse - The Way You Move Girl [Stream]

A capturing intro joined with Ryan’s lyrical style and smooth tone pulls you in from the start. Lyrically inclined coupled with Ryan’s mild, yet aggressive approach to what he’s after, you’re... Read More