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A Brief History of Kanye Bringing Artists Into the Mainstream

By Yoh | Posted October 17, 2016
Kanye’s Midas touch might not be what it once was, but his resume is quite impressive.

Kweli, Mobb Deep, Murs & More to Rock Duck Down SXSW Showcase

By Nathan S. | Posted March 12, 2014
Duck Down brings its unique brand of hip-hop to one of SXSW's best showcases.

See Twista, Problem & More, Plus a DJBooth DJ Showcase at The Indie Life (SXSW)

By Nathan S. | Posted March 11, 2014
Come join the DJBooth in Austin to celebrate The Indie Life.

EA Sports Invites to the Playboy Mansion for “Rock The Mansion ‘09” [Exclusive Coverage]

By Nathan S. | Posted July 31, 2009
Beverly Hills, CA -- It’s every man’s dream to set foot on the hallowed grounds of the Playboy Mansion, and now DJBooth can die happy. In...
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DJ MoonDawg Unleashes Twista’s “The Calm Before The Storm” Mixtape [Download]

By richard | Posted April 15, 2009
Chicago, IL -- Twista, the Chi-town legend who stepped into the Booth for an exclusive interview earlier this week, has teamed up with DJ MoonDawg to...

Twista Takes Get Money Gang to EMI; “Category F5” to Drop June 16

By richard | Posted February 26, 2009
New York, NY -- The Windy City's own Twista has brought his Get Money Gang Entertainment label to EMI Global Music Services. The first project under...

Twista Previews Forthcoming Album, “Category F5” at Listening Session

By richard | Posted February 16, 2009
Chicago, IL -- Last Friday, artists and tastemakers gathered at Chicago's Self-Conscious to preview Twista's forthcoming LP, Category F5. In his...

Mike Jones Reveals Album Cover, Premieres New “Cuddy Buddy” Video

By richard | Posted October 13, 2008
Houston TX-- In addition to unveiling the cover art for his forthcoming LP, Voice of the Streets, Houston emcee Mike Jones has released a this brand...
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DUB Auto Show & Concert Rolls Through Chicago, Artists Talk Rides and Plans [Exclusive Coverage]

By DJ Z | Posted June 30, 2008
By Brian “Z” Zisook, Photos courtesy of Eric Weiler Chicago, IL – On Saturday, thousands were in attendance at Chicago’s McCormick Place East...

Twista’s GMG and Koch Set To Release “MOBSTABILITY II: Nation Bizness” on May 27

By DJ Z | Posted May 12, 2008
Chicago, IL -- Multi-platinum rapper, Twista launches his Get Money Gang (GMG) Imprint via Koch Records, with yet another anticipated Speedknot...
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