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Listen to Fashawn Spit “100 Bars” Over a Jay Z Classic

By Brendan V | Posted August 27, 2015
The longtime Booth favorite doesn't disappoint with "100 Bars" before he leaves for a European tour.
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Fashawn on Writing for Dr. Dre’s “Detox,” Meeting Nas, Chuck D & More

By Nathan S. | Posted June 23, 2015
It's story time with Fashawn as he covers meeting Nas, writing for "Detox" and much more.

“Music Saved My Life, Again”: The Story Behind Fashawn’s “The Ecology”

By Nathan S. | Posted February 23, 2015
Fashawn's new album, The Ecology, almost didn't happen because Fashawn almost gave up, twice. Before his 2009 project, Boy Meets World,...

Fashawn’s Making Hip-Hop History, Are You Listening?

By Lucas G. | Posted February 5, 2015
In 2015, I'm willing to go to the bottom of the ocean in a candy-painted submarine to find hip-hop, but in my younger years I was...
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Fashawn & Alchemist Write Prescription for “The Antidote” [Download]

By richard | Posted September 11, 2009
Los Angeles, CA -- Fashawn, the West Coast buzzmaker who earned reader acclaim for tracks like "Life As A Shorty" and "The Outer City," has hooked up...

Loud.com “Streets Don’t Lie” Record Deal Contest Presents: Fashawn

By richard | Posted August 5, 2009
Loud.com has partnered with DJBooth.net and five other high-profile hip-hop sites for their new Streets Don't Lie contest, in which six up-and-coming...

Fashawn Holds Exclusive Meet and Greet in NYC [Exclusive Coverage]

By Erica L. | Posted April 6, 2009
New York, NY – Whether freestyling or creating singles, Fashawn showcases the out-of-the-box thinking that's already earned him a place in the...

Fashawn Spits “Midnight Groove” for DJBooth.net Freestyle Series

By richard | Posted March 22, 2009
New York, NY -- Fashawn, the up-and-coming emcee who brought us "Sunday Morning (k-os Remix)" and "Our Way," has stepped into the Booth for the 21st...

Fashawn Excels at “Higher Learning” on New Mixtape [Free Download]

By richard | Posted December 26, 2008
Los Angeles, CA -- Twenty-year-old emcee Fashawn, who Booth regulars may remember from his Evidence-featuring "Our Way," is back with a new mixtape...

Fashawn Releases “One Shot One Kill” Mixtape

By richard | Posted September 19, 2008
New York, NY -- 19-year-old emcee Fashawn has just released his One Shot, One Kill, available for free download at the link below. The Mick Boogie...