New Wordsmith Songs, Mixtapes & Videos


Wordsmith - Living Life Check to Check [Stream]

I’m honored today to be writing about an artist from my very own DMV, Wordsmith. His new video single Living Life Check to Check gives a big shout out to the backbone of our nation, the hardworking middle-class, and the... Read More


Wordsmith - Blue Collar Poet [Stream & Download]

While poetry and art don’t know dollar signs and class, I don’t think a white-collar poet would be successful. I mean, would you want to hear someone rhyme about their stocks, trust funds or Swiss bank accounts? I... Read More


AWKWORD ft. Wordsmith, Jasiri X, Jus Daze & Capital X - Notorious [Stream & Download]

In a tragic case of life imitating art imitating life, the nationwide theatrical premiere of Biggie biopic Notorious was tarnished by a series of shootings and stabbings (one involving Young Jeezy‘s CTE crew) at or... Read More


Wordsmith - Music for the Masses [Stream & Download]

DMV artist Wordsmith is back with a light and uplifting record called Music For The Masses that plays with the more innocent side of music, and our love for that music. It’s not a track about hustling nor is it a track in... Read More


Wordsmith ft. EliM - Never Be the Same [Stream & Download]

Most of us have wished, at one point or another, that we could return to the carefree world of childhood—Wordsmith included. Be that as it may, the Boston rhymesayer’s present is so dope that he wouldn’t... Read More


Wordsmith - The Limit [Stream & Download]

No matter what hardship and struggle throws at you, “suicide is not the answer.” Just ask Wordsmith, who recounts his own brush with desperatoin on new mixtape single The Limit. Backed by beatsmith Strada‘s... Read More


Wordsmith - Slanguistics Lesson 2 [Stream & Download]

Realizing that not everyone’s going be able to keep up with his tightly-wound verbal assault, Wordsmith has taken it upon himself to bring listeners up to speed; on newly-leaked mixtape cut Slanguistics Lesson Part 2,... Read More


Wordsmith - Grudges & Growing Pains [Video]

As hard as he tried to elevate, the other crabs in the bucket are determined to pull Wordsmith back down - you’ve never seen Grudges & Growing Pains like this. Directed by Paul Adams and the first single from... Read More


Wordsmith - Grudges & Growing Pains [Stream & Download]

Is there anything that the haters can’t use as ammunition? Evidently not—on Wordsmith‘s latest mixtape leak, the Baltimore representative, vents his frustration with the countless petty grievances leveled... Read More


Wordsmith - Rhymesayer Revival [Stream & Download]

While I think (and hope) that we’re all in agreement that hip-hop is not dead and never was, there are those who think it could use a little rejuvenation. To that end, underground veteran Wordsmith holds a Rhymesayer... Read More


Kontact & Black Knight ft. Wordsmith, K. Sparks, Rickie Jacobs & Tese Fever - Mic Checka [Stream & Download]

On the latest single off their forthcoming, NU Revolution-presented mixtape, Kontact & Black Knight take a page from Das EFX’ book, declaring themselves professional ‘Mic Checka‘s. Joining the duo over... Read More


Revolt Radio, DJBooth and Wordsmith Present “Revolutionary Riot Report Vol 15” [Feature ]

New York, N.Y. -- Revolt Radio has linked up with underground emcee Wordsmith and to bring listeners Revolution Riot Report Vol. 15, the latest installment in their oongoing monthly mixtape series. Featuring new... Read More


Revolt Radio, DJBooth and Wordsmith Present “Revolutionary Riot Report Vol 13” [Feature ]

New York, N.Y. -- Revolt Radio has linked up with underground emcee Wordsmith and to bring listeners Revolution Riot Report Vol. 13, the latest installment in their oongoing monthly mixtape series. Featuring new... Read More


Revolt Radio, DJBooth and Wordsmith Present “Revolutionary Riot Report Vol 12,” Starring Whitefolkz [Feature ]

New York, N.Y. -- Revolt Radio has linked up with underground emcee Wordsmith and to bring listeners Revolution Riot Report Vol. 12, a special edition of the series starring NU Revolution signee Whitefolkz. In... Read More


Exclusive A3C Video Interview: Wordsmith [Feature ]

Atlanta, Ga. -- On October 7-9, many of hip-hop's hottest emerging talents gathered in ATL for 2010's A3C festival, which included a star-studded showcase sponsored by none other than (click here to read Sig's... Read More


Whitefolkz ft. Wordsmith - The Waiting Line [Stream]

The grind from underground obscurity to rap megastardom may require near-superhuman patience, but Washington, D.C.‘s Whitefolkz (who, despite what the stage name may suggest, is just one white guy) knows that, like a... Read More


Wordsmith - Hook Up Hotline [Stream]

Though online dating sites are growing in popularity with every passing day, underground mainstay Wordsmith prefers to keep things a little more old-school. On the latest leak off his forthcoming freshman album, the Baltimore... Read More


Wordsmith ft. Kontact, Black Knight, junclassic, RATheMC & SoulStice - Ladder of Success [Stream]

There’s no shortage of rappers dreaming of success, but only a select few with the talent and determination to actually get there. Fortunately up-and-coming emcee Wordsmith has everything it takes to climb the Ladder of... Read More


Wordsmith Jumps “In the Mix” [DJBooth Interview Exclusive] [Feature ]

Earlier this week, we jumped In the Mix with A&E (Masta Ace and EDO G), a pair of rap veterans who recently teamed up to drop their Arts & Entertainment LP. For the 15th entry in our Booth-exclusive interview series, we're... Read More


Wordsmith - Soul Baby Blues [Stream]

Where did Wordsmith‘s paycheck go? As the underground emcee explains on Soul Baby Blues, the latest single off his Chubb Rock-assisted Bridging the Gap LP, it’s a certain alluring female who’s responsible... Read More


J-$crilla ft. Oddisee, XO, RAtheMC, Wordsmith, TEFLON & K-Beta - No Love [Stream]

As one of the biggest beatsmiths in the DMV, Inner Loop Records’ J-$crilla‘s got too many ardent supporters to worry about the critics. On the latest single off his recently released Culture of Honor mixtape, the... Read More


Wordsmith - The Great [Stream]

Fresh off the release of his Bridging the Gap LP with Chubb Rock (available now online), Wordsmith is ready for a little “me time.”  That’s not to say he’s going on hiatus—far from it!  As the... Read More


Wordsmith ft. Soulstice - Music for the Millennium [Stream]

This summer, underground favorite Wordsmith and veteran emcee Chubb Rock plan on Bridging the Gap between hip-hop’s old and new schools.  For those who can’t wait, though, Word’s also provided a little... Read More


Chubb Rock & Wordsmith ft. Kimia Collins - Back In [Stream]

This June, underground emcee Wordsmith and industry vet Chubb Rock plan to drop a collaborative album called Bridging the Gap; in the meantime, the duo are looking to heighten listener anticipation by releasing promo records... Read More


Wordsmith Prepares to Release “Bridging the Gap” & “A Baltimore Martini” in Second Quarter of ‘09 [Feature ]

New York, NY/Baltimore, MD -- Wordsmith, the underground emcee last seen in the Booth with mixtape cut "Game Set Point," is currently working on two collaborative LPs, both scheduled to drop in the second quarter of this... Read More


RAtheMC ft. Fred Knuxx, Balance & Wordsmith - Get Me [Stream]

With her first Booth feature, RATheMC garnered well-deserved acclaim for the distinctive brand of “retro swagger” she brought to the table.  Now, she’s back with the lead single off her debut studio album,... Read More


Wordsmith ft. Skyzoo, Unlearn, Donny Goines & RATheMC - Game Set Point [Stream]

It’s safe to assume that Wordsmith doesn’t play a whole lot of tennis – otherwise, he might have titled his newest mixtape record Game Set Match rather than Game Set Point.  Whether this was a deliberate... Read More


DJ King Assassin ft. Wordsmith - How U Like Me Now [Stream]

The legendary Kool Moe Dee let the world know exactly how he felt about a young James Todd Smith on the original How U Like Me Now.  DJ King Assassin’s new version, however, acts as a walk down memory lane with a... Read More


Wordsmith ft. Kontact - The Way U Are [Stream]

Sometimes talking to girls isn’t as hard as it’s made out to be. After blessing the Booth with several bangers, Baltimore’s Wordsmith continues to push forth a mellow groove on The Way U Are.  On this lovingly... Read More


Wordsmith - Park & Ride (The Sunset Edition) [Stream]

Like other kids his age, a young Wordsmith tried to save his money in order to buy various things. Instead of purchasing action figures or other toys, though, he copped mixtapes from the likes of Nas and Da Bush Babees.... Read More


Wordsmith - The First 6 Months [Stream]

If your life consists of sitting in front of a desktop, anxiously hitting the refresh button every 30 seconds in anticipation of new posts on, you might want to take a page out of Wordsmith’s book and see the... Read More


Wordsmith ft. RhymeZwell & Black Knight - Judged in Da Cipha [Stream]

When hip-hop culture and the city of Baltimore are brought up in conversation, most people are quick to connect the two by way of the popular HBO series, The Wire.  Having already featured Charm City rappers such as... Read More