New yU (of Diamond District) Songs, Mixtapes & Videos


Kev Brown & Hassaan Mackey ft. yU, Toine, Kaimbr & Eye-Q - Git Em [Stream]

In late September, DMV mainstays Kev Brown and Hassaan Mackey collided to bring us Dope, single numero uno off their upcoming collaborative full-length. Based on the stellar reader reader reviews, that cut more than lived up... Read More


SciFi Stu ft. yU, Boog Brown, Hus Kingpin & Chinch 33 - Thru Life [Stream]

Booth newcomer SciFi Stu may enjoy fantastic tales of possible futures (at least, I assume so from his stage name), but his take on hip-hop is refreshingly retro. On new single and album title track Thru Life, the Scottish... Read More


Substantial ft. yU - Movin’ Alright [Stream & Download]

Have you ever wondered what it’s like to be an emcee? On Movin’ Alright, Substantial, joined by fellow DMV emcee yU, gives us a glimpse into this world. While some like to present a grandiose lifestyle, this duo... Read More


yU ft. Danedra Rowell - Dreams [Stream & Download]

From the Epic of Gilgamesh in the 18th century BC to Sigmund Freud’s psychoanalytic theories in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, humans throughout history have sought to uncover the secrets behind their Dreams.... Read More


Lee Bannon ft. del the funky homosapien, S.O.L & Yu - PG&E [Stream & Download]

Fresh off releasing single In My Groove for his DJ Booth sponsored collaborative project with fellow Sacramento artist, C Plus, producer Lee Bannon is back with a new single off of his upcoming solo LP, PG&E. On PG&E,... Read More


yU - Time Machine [Stream & Download]

DMV’s Diamond District is one of those groups that features several members that can also hold clout as solo artists. yU’s latest single Time Machine shows why he’s a shining star in the underground as he takes time to... Read More


yU (of Diamond District) - Blind [Stream & Download]

It’s well known that the Blind are compensated for their loss of sight by a greatly increased sensitivity to sound. On the latest single off his forthcoming full-length, Washington, D.C. emcee yU invites listeners to... Read More


DTMD ft. yU (of Diamond District) - Keep On [Stream & Download]

Like many heads, rapper Toine and producer Dunc of Maryland twosome DTMD aren’t altogether pleased with the state of the genre. What are they gonna do about it? Well, they’re simply going to Keep On carrying the... Read More


Oddisee ft. yU - Still Doing It [Stream & Download]

Fresh off rejoining forces with his Diamond District colleagues on X.O.‘s Tol’ U So, Oddisee enlists fellow crewmate yU for a fresh leak off his newly-released full-length. Over Odd’s own laid-back sample... Read More


Pro’Verb ft. yU (of Diamond District) - Too Hip-Hop [Stream & Download]

It hardly needs to be said that Booth staff and readers have a higher tolerance for raw, authentic beats and rhymes than your average listener, but the title of Pro’Verb‘s first feature nonetheless gave me pause;... Read More