New YG Songs, Mixtapes & Videos


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The Return of So-Called “Conscious Rap” in Trump’s New America [Feature ]

The day after the November presidential election, the internet was overflowing with unsolicited analysis from unqualified people, desperately seeking a way to cope with the outcome. One of the frequently repeated sentiments... Read More

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A Series of Unfortunate Events: When Tragedy Strikes The Studio [Feature ]

“If you are interested in stories with happy endings you would be better off reading some other book” - Lemony Snicket Space is necessary for artistic creation. The space for rap artists is the... Read More

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7 Best Rap Protest Songs of 2016 [Feature ]

Over the last couple weeks, I’ve seen a few memes on my Twitter timeline that compare how we entered 2016—smiling and happy—with how the year has ended: an absolute mess. They’re obviously meant to be... Read More

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YG’s “FDT” Movement is the Best Hip-Hop Moment of 2016 #BOTBAwards [Feature ]

Donald Trump won—three words I never expected to write. The election aftermath continues to seem surreal like we are living in a prank gone terribly wrong. His victory over Hillary only further solidified that this... Read More

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Fuck Def Jam: YG’s Pissed Over ‘Red Friday’ Leak, But is the Label to Blame? [Feature ]

YG has released his latest project, Red Friday, which is available for free stream, digital download and in limited edition—only 1,400 copies—signed hard copy form on his website for a cool $100.  While... Read More

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YG Says a New Mixtape is “Koming Soon” [Feature ]

Last evening (October 24), when YG released his latest single, "One Time Comin'," the record appeared to be a loosie—a song that is unattached to a larger body of work. Less than 24 hours later, the West Coast... Read More

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YG Continues Campaign Against Police Brutality & Racist Cops on “One Time Comin’” [Feature ]

Who would have guessed that the guy who made “Toot It and Boot It” would become one of the primary faces of conscious rap in 2016? Forget that archetype of an intellectual, spiritual emcee preaching to the... Read More

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DJ Mustard on “400 Summers”: This Is the “Ghetto, Ratchet YG” [Feature ]

In early August, DJ Mustard and YG formally reunited and announced that a joint "400 Summers" mixtape would be released "soon." One month later we still don't have any new material from the duo - the pair had only one... Read More

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Interscope Signed YG’s 4Hunnid to a Label Deal, But He Has No Artists [Feature ]

YG’s big year just got a little bit bigger. In an exclusive interview with Billboard, YG has announced that his label 4Hunnid Records has signed a multi-million dollar deal with Interscope. YG is still signed... Read More

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DJ Mustard and YG To Formally Reunite for “400 Summers” Mixtape [Feature ]

YG and DJ Mustard are each highly-accomplished on their own, but everyone knows they’re at their best together - and a late Wednesday announcement confirms they have reunited. Announced via Twitter, the two... Read More

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DJ Quik Says YG Didn’t Credit Him on “My Hitta,” You Don’t F**k With DJ Quik [Feature ]

“Guess what Compton rapper I’m about to sue?,” wrote DJ Quik on Twitter one unsuspecting day back in June. The tweet caused much speculation - Quik is a legend, a forefather figure who has inspired... Read More

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Why YG Got “Two Biggest White Rappers” in Macklemore & G-Eazy for “FDT (Pt. 2)” [Feature ]

When YG was asked why he enlisted Macklemore and G-Eazy for his remix of the anti-Donald Trump anthem, “FDT,” he didn’t pull any punches. “They’re the two biggest white rappers in the game!... Read More

2016-07-25-yg-nipsey-hussle-donald-trump-fight-the-power

YG & Nipsey Hussle Fight The Power With “F.D.T.” Performance [Feature ]

Days after Donald Trump officially became the Republican Party's presidential nominee, YG and Nipsey Hussle used late-night TV to voice their dissent. The two west coast rappers performed “F.D.T.” - or... Read More

2016-06-20-yg-still-brazy-first-week

YG’s “Still Brazy” First Week Sales Projection is Disappointing, Here’s Why [Feature ]

The early numbers are in for YG’s newly-released sophomore album and they’re rather disappointing. HDD is reporting that Still Brazy is projected to sell only 42k first week units (30k physical copies and... Read More

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YG - Still Brazy [Album]

Two years removed from the release of his debut studio LP My Krazy Life, one of the more critically acclaimed hip-hop albums of the year, Bompton rapper YG has released his much-anticipated sophomore effort Still Brazy via... Read More

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YG “Still Brazy” 1 Listen Album Review [Feature ]

YG wasn’t a rapper I payed much attention to in 2014. I slept right through all the commotion surrounding the release of his debut album, My Krazy Life. The reviews were good, my brothers and friends raved about it, but... Read More

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The Secret Service is Trying to Censor YG for “F*ck Donald Trump” [Feature ]

A little over a week ago YG and Nipsey Hussle released their dual "Fuck Donald Trump" video. It was a political call to arms that placed the duo firmly in the anti-authoritarian lineage of N.W.A., and while the... Read More

2016-04-19-yg-politics-hip-hop

“We Just Brung Real Hip-Hop Back”: YG Becomes Gangster Rap’s New Political Activist [Feature ]

“We just brung real hip hop back.”  That's what YG tweeted after Donald Trump suddenly cancelled his upcoming campaign rally in California. Prior to Los Angeles, Trump's previous rallies... Read More

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YG - Twist My Fingaz [Stream]

YG takes us back to the old school, dropping off the classic-sounding new single to his upcoming sophomore album, Still Krazy. Entitled Twist My Fingaz, the record is produced by Terrace Martin. Read More

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Gunplay - Wuzhanindoe ft. YG [Stream]

Update: The Jerome D.-directed visuals for Gunplay’s Wuzhanindoe single have been added. The longer we wait for Gunplay‘s solo debut, the less likely the rapper actually becomes a Living Legend. That said, until... Read More

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Ty Dolla $ign - Only Right ft. YG, Joe Moses & TeeCee4800 [Stream]

If you’ve been waiting for more street-ready Ty Dolla $ign after the more radio-friendly Drop That Kitty, then it’s Only Right you press play on his latest single. It’s a crew affair, as DJ Mustard mans the... Read More

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Peter Jackson - Hold Up ft. YG & Mazze [Stream]

It’s been two years since Peter Jackson had us saying we Can’t Get Enough, but Hold Up, he’s back with new music. The Toronto rapper’s latest single features Mazze on the hook and West Coast buzzmaker... Read More

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The Neighbourhood - Dangerous ft. YG [Stream]

Two months and change after unleashing their latest street album, California indie-rockers The Neighbourhood is back on our front page with a freshly-selected single off the acclaimed set. Dangerous features guest rhymes from... Read More

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Kid Ink, Tyga, Wale, YG & Rich Homie Quan - Ride Out [Stream]

Ready to feel old? Currently six films strong, the Fast & Furious series will see its seventh (and final) installment hit theaters this April, nearly a decade and a half after the original. Don’t check into the nearest... Read More

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Various - Noisey Presents The Rap Monument [Stream]

The Egyptian Pyramids… the Colossus of Rhodes… The Rap Monument. OK, Noisey‘s new promo single may not have taken quite that much toil to create, but it’s as monomanically epic in its scope as any of... Read More

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YG - 2015 Flow [Stream]

Though New Year’s Day is still a couple weeks away, YG‘s already busted out his 2015 Flow. Granted, it doesn’t sound all that different from his 2014 flow, but that shouldn’t stop fans from enjoying... Read More

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DJ Mustard ft. Lil Wayne, Big Sean, YG & Lil Boosie - Face Down [Stream]

Down on Me, the lead single off DJ Mustard‘s solo debut, found the heavyweight beatsmith combining club-ready ratchet boardwork with guest bars suited to the bedroom. Follow-up Face Down follows the same freaky,... Read More

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A$AP Ferg ft. YG - This Side [Stream]

While A$AP Ferg and YG are from opposite coasts, they do have some crucial things in common: namely street-focused rhymes, a propensity for drug use and more than a passing acquaintance with gang activity. On their new promo... Read More

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Jeremih ft. Rick Ross - Don’t Tell ‘Em (Remix) [Stream]

Last night I was driving to Trader Joes and heard Jeremih‘s Don’t Tell ‘Em not one but two times on the radio, and when you’ve got a hit like that on your hands there’s only one thing to do; grab... Read More

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Far East Movement x Rell The Soundbender ft. YG - Grimey Thirsty [Stream]

Like your club bangers with a thick coating of street-ready grit? Then Far East Movement‘s latest effort is gonna hit the spot. On Grimey Thirsty, the latest single off a forthcoming EP, the Los Angeles crew links up... Read More

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Jeezy ft. YG & T.I. - Addicted [Stream]

Guessed on what Jeezy, YG and T.I. are all Addicted to? Drugs? Nope, not their style. Money? Well, yes, but in this specific case no. Give up? Women, of course. They’re all addicted to women; isn’t it always... Read More

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DESTRUCTO ft. YG - Party Up [Stream]

When I hear the name “DESTRUCTO,” I envision a massive robot programmed to annihilate anything and everything in its path. Though this Booth newcomer is, in fact, a human being, that image is nonetheless surprisingly apt,... Read More

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K Camp ft. Lil Boosie, YG & Juicy J - Cut Her Off (Remix) [Stream & Download]

Experiencing a little déjà vu? Not to worry; we already did feature an official remix of K. Camp‘s Cut Her Off. That version of the cut, which featured Rick Ross as well as original featuree 2 Chainz, wasn’t too... Read More

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Jeremih ft. YG - Don’t Tell ‘Em [Stream]

Hey Booth readers, can you keep a secret? Good—because Jeremih‘s latest single finds the R&B hitmaker embroiled in the kind of steamy affair best kept on the down-low. DJ Mustard‘s and Mick Schultz‘s... Read More

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Snootie Wild ft. Fabolous, Jadakiss, French Montana & YG - Yayo (Remix) [Stream]

Snootie Wild may be new to our pages but, once you’ve had a taste of his product, you may find yourself craving more. As current single Yayo makes clear, the CMG signee is an expert at turning first-time clients into... Read More

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Mally Mall ft. YG, Tyga & Lloyd - Eat (Remix) [Stream]

Life is full of difficult decisions: marriage, car insurance, school for your children, keeping your sheets clean when you have a bad girl in your bed. Well, Mally Mall is here to help you with that last one on a remixed... Read More

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YG - My Krazy Life [Album]

Keenon Daequan Ray Jackson, the West Coast rhymesayer otherwise known as YG, has released his debut major-label full-length, My Krazy Life, via Def Jam Recordings. It includes 14 brand new records from the 24-year-old... Read More

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DJ Mustard ft. YG, Jeezy & Que - Vato [Stream]

Though DJ Mustard has lent his production prowess to numerous Booth-featured joints—I won’t even try to list them—and even co-headlined one (YG‘s Left, Right), the Bay Area superproducer has yet to bring us a... Read More

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YG ft. Drake - Who Do You Love? [Stream]

Fresh off earning positive reader reviews for strip club anthem Left, Right, YG returns to kick off the New Year with another freshly-minted single off his forthcoming debut set. On this street-ready jam (the finished version... Read More

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Kirko Bangz ft. YG & Yo Gotti - Hoe [Stream]

As Kirko Bangz‘s stock has risen in the game, he’s naturally received increased attention from the opposite sex. But he doesn’t have any illusions about the type of women who are attracted by his bankroll;... Read More

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YG ft. Lil Wayne, Rich Homie Quan, Meek Mill & Nicki Minaj - My N*gga (Remix) [Stream]

Featured last August under the radio-friendlier title My Hitta, YG‘s My N*gga makes its return to our pages in officially remixed form. This time around, original featuree Young Jeezy is swapped out for a whopping four... Read More

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YG x DJ Mustard - Left, Right [Stream]

On a recent hit single, T-Pain let the world know just how much he loved to watch a certain shawty’s ass go Up and Down. West Coast rhymesayer YG is equally mesmerized by the female posterior, but he’s all about... Read More

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YG ft. Young Jeezy - Birfday [Stream]

YG‘s Wikipedia page currently states that the Compton emcee was born on March 9, 1990—which happens to be a damn dirty lie. On the latest street single off his CTE debut album, he sets the record straight: “Every... Read More

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YG ft. Young Jeezy - My Hitta [Stream]

If I were starting a hip-hop baseball squad, YG would be a serious candidate for My Hitta. Unorthodox spelling aside, the man provides a near guaranteed quality at-bat. His latest grand slam is powered by an interesting... Read More

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Yo Gotti ft. Young Jeezy & YG - Act Right [Stream]

When Yo Gotti and his clique are in the building, you’d best Act Right; otherwise, you risk ending up on the business end of his nina. Fresh off guesting on recent joints by DJs Self (Who Ya Wit) and Drama (4 What), the... Read More

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Paul Wall ft. Kid Ink & YG - Gettin Tho’d [Stream]

It has been a little while since last we heard from H-Town veteran Paul Wall, but the timing for his latest release, Gettin’ Tho’d, couldn’t have come at a more perfect moment. For those of us who aren’t... Read More

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David Cash ft. YG & Krazy C.A.S.H. - Whole World [Stream]

Oftentimes, we miss out on great music from other parts of the world. It’s nobody’s fault; traveling across an ocean, whether digitally or in reality, is simply hard work. David Cash’s latest effort, however, is... Read More

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YG ft. Rich Homie Quan & Young Jeezy - Ride For [My N*gga] [Stream]

The Sky Is the Limit, a freestyle off Lil Wayne‘s Da Drought 3 tape, opens with the lines, “You know I ride for my motherf**king n**gas / Most likely I’mma die with my finger on the trigger.” Fresh off signing... Read More

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DJ Self ft. YG & Yo Gotti - Who Ya Wit? [Stream]

In an environment like a noisy club, where possibilities for conversation are limited, first impressions are even more important than usual. In addition to wearing your flyest outfit and arriving in a spotless whip, that... Read More

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Kid Ink ft. YG & Problem - Bad Ass (LA Remix) [Stream]

Originally released to widespread acclaim back in January, the hit lead single off Kid Ink‘s freshman set has, predictably enough, received the official remix treatment. Rather than going the traditional route and... Read More

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Young Jeezy ft. YG - Tha Homie [Stream]

Last night, Funkmaster Flex unleashed Who You Mad At? Me Or Yourself?, his first project since 2005’s Car Show Tour. Clearly intended to make up for lost time, the set packs a panoply of heavyweight features into its... Read More

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Young Jeezy ft. Kendrick Lamar, Chris Brown & YG - R.I.P. (Remix) [Stream]

It’s a (late) Easter miracle! Having killed the club on mixtape single R.I.P., Young Jeezy has resurrected it in order to slaughter it once again on the official remix. In keeping with the Biblical theme, Jay Wayne... Read More

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E-40 ft. Problem, IAMSU! & YG - Function [Stream]

When it rains, it pours. No, I’m not talking about Morton Salt. I’m talking about E-40, who’s getting ready to drench underground hip-hop lovers with a torrential downpour of new music in two months’... Read More