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DJ Premier Shares “Uncut” Version of Mobb Deep’s Unnerving “Cop Hell”

By Andy James | Posted June 22, 2017
"Me, Prodigy and Havoc got pulled over by the cops in 1993 and they were on some foul we wrote this song about it."

Royce da 5’9” Teases DJ Premier Production for ‘PRhyme 2’ Album

By DJ Z | Posted May 18, 2017
Finally, an update beyond just verbal confirmation.

DJ Premier is a Wizard, Builds Gang Starr’s “Who’s Gonna Take The Weight” Live

By Jake Krez | Posted October 28, 2015
The legendary producer revisited the 1991 classic during a recent concert in New York.

DJ Premier on the Making of “Animals,” Working With Dr. Dre on “Compton” (Interview)

By Nathan S. | Posted August 7, 2015
We talk to DJ Premier about the incredible year-long process of working with Dr. Dre on "Compton."
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“PRhyme” is the Most Hip-Hop Album of the Year

By Lucas G. | Posted December 16, 2014
At The DJBooth we are committed to bringing you real, original, and thoughtful hip-hop commentary; a rare commodity these days. It's literally...

DJ Premier & Royce da 5’9” on “PRhyme” & Their Hip-Hop History

By Nathan S. | Posted December 8, 2014
Tomorrow, DJ Premier and Royce da 5'9" will officially unleash their dual PRhyme LP on the world. One of the undisputed best producers...

Quality Control, Rappers I Know & Unique Squared to Present Booth-Sponsored SXSW Showcase

By richard | Posted March 8, 2011
Austin, Tx -- As part of next week's South by Southwest festivities, Quality Control Marketing, Unique Squared and RappersIKnow will be present a...

ImFlashy Spends “A Night in Chicago With DJ Premier” [Video]

By richard | Posted December 14, 2010
Chicago, Ill. -- In a new video for, Zack Walker spends A Night in Chicago With DJ Premier following the Red Bull Big Tune Finals. In the...
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