New Vince Staples Songs, Mixtapes & Videos


Inside the Unflinching Reality of Vince Staples’ Videos [Feature ]

Videos have always been a medium that allow rappers to manifest their exaggerated lifestyles, where the rhymes of luxurious belongings are brought to life. Not Vince Staples. Vince doesn’t rap about the luxuries of... Read More


Vince Staples Says He’s Compared to Kendrick Lamar Because “We’re Black, From the Ghetto” [Feature ]

Vince Staples is a quote machine.  On Tuesday, MTV Hip-Hop released a sit-down interview with Staples, during which MTV News contributors Nadeska Alexis and Adam Fleischer sat down with the witty west coast emcee... Read More


Vince Staples, the Most Interesting Rapper of 2015 [Feature ]

I remember when Vince Staples was just beginning to enter the blogosphere. It wasn’t that long ago when he was considered the kid from Earl’s album that poked fun at Fantasia’s illiteracy. His verse on... Read More


Vince Staples Asserts He’s Prepared to Quit Rap [Feature ]

Vince Staples' rap career is just getting started, but if a recent interview is any indication, the Long Beach MC appears to already be eyeing an exit from the rap game. In a recent feature interview with the... Read More


Vince Staples on Why He Focuses on Making Albums, Not Hit Singles [Feature ]

It’s one of the consistent conversations in hip-hop and popular music at large: the single vs. the album. As album sales continue to dip and streaming and videos spur the marketability of singles, the debate is as... Read More


Vince Staples Admits He Joined A Gang “Because I Wanted to Kill People” [Feature ]

Take anything in America that has happened with any sort of regularity over the last 50 years and you can probably find a pretty well-steeled stereotype to go along with it. It was with that in mind that Long Beach rapper... Read More


A Guide to the Funniest Rapper Alive, Vince Staples [Feature ]

Most rappers are surprisingly boring. All the charm and energy that appears on the records we adore are lost when they leave the booth or stage. Where’s the gusto? Where’s the clever? I’ve flushed toilets... Read More


The Low Key Best Songs of 2015 [Feature ]

It's September, which means the end of the year is now vaguely visible in the distance, which means that for the .0001% of the world population who write about music for a living, it's time to start... Read More


With You - Ghost ft. Vince Staples [Stream]

Major Lazer co-found Switch has collected a cast of producers, including Dave Taylor, Rick Trainor, Jeff Penalva, Noah Schy and Daouda Leonard, to form With You. The collective’s first Booth feature is Ghost, a... Read More


Vince Staples - Norf Norf [Stream]

We’ve talked at length about Vince Staples’ incredible music video for Señorita, and today we have another set of visuals from the Long Beach buzzmaker off of his recent Summertime ‘06 album. Produced by... Read More


Vince Staples’ “Summertime 06” Album Sold Under 5K Copies…or Not [Feature ]

As you undoubtedly know if you follow DJBooth, Vince Staples released his major label debut album last week. Entitled Summertime '06 and spanning two discs, the album was as expansive as it was well-regarded.... Read More


Vince Staples Breaks Down “Lemme Know” With Jhene Aiko | Inside the Verse [Feature ]

As Yoh recently wrote, Vince Staples new album, Summertime '06, is excellent. It's a new voice in hip-hop that we need, a voice allergic to glorification and drowning in authenticity. It's no surprise then that... Read More


Vince Staples’ “Summertime ‘06” Album Will Lift Us Up (Review) [Feature ]

The same kid that once said, “Rap ain’t never did shit for a nigga with no options, you want some positivity go listen to some Common” is dropping his Def Jam debut album next week. It’s astounding how... Read More


Ghostface Killah - Get the Money ft. Vince Staples [Stream]

Get the Money ready, as we’re rapidly approaching the July 10 release date for Ghosface Killah and Adrian Younge‘s collaborative Twelve Reasons to Die II album. The latest leak from the album finds West Coast... Read More


Vince Staples - Summertime ‘06 [Album]

The same kid that once said, “Rap ain’t never did shit for a nigga with no options, you want some positivity go listen to some Common” is dropping his Def Jam debut album next week. It’s astounding how... Read Full Review


Vince Staples - Get Paid ft. Desi Mo [Stream]

With his highly-anticipated, double-disc, debut album Summertime ‘06 set to drop on June 30, Vince Staples reinforces his desire to Get Paid with the album’s second single. The Long Beach buzzmaker and Def Jam... Read More


Stop Your Life & Watch Vince Staples’ Incredible “Senorita” Video [Feature ]

We all have that one friend who shares everything they uncover on the internet. Every song they swear is bound to blow up, every stupid YouTube video he swears is the most hilarious ever of all-time. Sometimes he’s... Read More


Vince Staples - Señorita ft. Future & Snoh Aalegra [Stream]

In 2014, Vince Staples began to turn heads nationwide with his acclaimed EP, Hell Can Wait. Now five months into 2015, the Long Beach native hopes to pick up where he left off with the deliverance of a new single. Señorita,... Read More


Christian Rich - High ft. Vince Staples & Bia [Stream & Download]

April 20 is only days away, so prepare to see many a feature dedicated to the sticky icky leading up to the unofficial smoker holiday. That was my expectation upon seeing the latest record by DJ/producer duo Christian Rich,... Read More


J. Cole, Vince Staples + more Close Out The ILLMore at #BeatsSXSW [Feature ]

Beats By Dre closed out night three of The ILLMore at SXSW with a resounding bang.  J. Cole, OG Maco, Vince Staples, Bun B, Tory Lanez and more performed for the thousands who were lucky enough to attend the... Read More


Vince Staples ft. Teyana Taylor - Limos [Stream]

As his stock rises in the rap game, Vince Staples is naturally getting more and more attention from the opposite sex. Rather than reveling in the abundance of groupie love, though, the Def Jam signee’s begun to get a... Read More


Vince Staples - Fire [Stream]

Apologies for dipping into cliché, but it’s true: sometimes the title says it all. The latest single off Vince Staples‘s freshly-released Def Jam debut is called “Fire” and, sure enough, lyrical flames are... Read More


Vince Staples - Hell Can Wait EP [Album]

Over the course of the 2010s, Vince Staples has grown from a minor satellite of the Odd Future family to one of the West Coast's most talked-about emerging artists. Now, the Long Beach native is ready to take his career to... Read More


Common ft. Vince Staples & Jay Electronica - Kingdom (Remix) [Stream]

It’s a blue moon, it’s a double rainbow, it’s a new Jay Electronica verse! While maybe not quite that rare, new rhymes from Jay Elec are certainly hard to come by. The man’s not just jumping on any... Read More


Vince Staples - Hands Up [Stream]

When you’re told to put your Hands Up, it can mean one of three things: you’re at a rap concert, you’re being robbed or you’re under arrest. It’s in the last sense that listeners should take the... Read More


Vince Staples - Blue Suede [Stream]

You can do anything that you wanna do, but don’t you dare step on Vince Staples‘s Blue Suede shoes. While the West Coast buzzmaker takes a page from Elvis Presley’s book on single numero uno off his Def Jam... Read More


Common ft. Vince Staples - Kingdom [Stream]

Everybody get in the car, ‘cause Common‘s taking us to church. No need to worry if you’re not rocking your Sunday best; newly-released as the lead single off the Chi-town vet’s 11th studio album,... Read More


Erik Hassle ft. Vince Staples - Pathetic (Remix) [Stream]

Back in February, Swedish singer/songwriter Erik Hassle made his grand entrance into The DJBooth with Pathetic, a starry-eyed electro-funk scorcher won high praise from our readership. Today, the track makes its return to our... Read More


Vince Staples x Bad Rabbits - Made [Stream & Download]

In late summer/early fall, Converse will be unleashing the sequel to its acclaimed CONS compilation EP. Like its predecessor, the project will be packed with noteworthy artists and unexpected, yet inspired collaborations.... Read More


Vince Staples ft. James Fauntleroy - Nate [Stream]

Not glimpsed in the Booth since August of 2013, when he jumped on Earl Sweatshirt‘s Burgundy to deliver a hard-nosed guest 16, Vince Staples returns to our pages with single numero uno off his senior street album. On... Read More


Vince Staples ft. Jhené Aiko - Oh You Scared [Stream]

Oh You Scared, ain’t you? That’s right; I see you there trembling with fear, mouse pointer hovering over the play button. And who wouldn’t be a little leery to listen to Vince Staples‘s latest feature,... Read More


Mac Miller ft. Dash, Ab-Soul, Vince Staples & Retch - Amen [Stream]

On a recent promo cut, Mac Miller wondered whether he might be hip-hop’s version of el Diablo. The fact that his latest feature is called Amen may seem contradictory at first blush, but hit play and you’ll quickly... Read More


Earl Sweatshirt ft. Vince Staples - Burgundy [Stream]

With his major-label debut just a week and change away from release, Earl Sweatshirt is stoking the flames of anticipation with yet another fresh record off the project. Whereas the Odd Future lyricist’s last feature,... Read More


Earl Sweatshirt ft. Vince Staples & Casey Veggies - Hive [Stream]

Not featured on our pages since dropping off the aptly-titled WHOA back in March, Odd Future phenom Earl Sweatshirt returns to build anticipation for his forthcoming full-length with new single Hive. Whereas its predecessor... Read More


Vince Staples - Stolen Youth [Album]

Los Angeles rapper Vince Staples has released a new street album, titled Stolen Youth. The project is a collaborative effort with Larry Fisherman, a producer alter ego of indie-rap phenom Mac Miller. Included on the... Read More


Vince Staples - Stuck in My Ways [Stream]

At 24 years of age (with 25 on the horizon), I am very much Stuck in My Ways; I still watch The Simpsons, I stay up late, and I play video games. It is my stubborn ways, though, that also made me interested in the latest cut... Read More


Vince Staples - Guns & Roses [Stream]

I’ve never been a fan of Guns N’ Roses but, for whatever reason, Axl Rose and company have inspired some damn fine hip-hop, including Booth-acclaimed records by Voli and Feroz and two mixtapes from Nikki Lynette.... Read More