Hip Hop News & Editorials

What We’re Thankful For—A DJBooth Roundtable

By DJ Z | Posted November 22, 2017
Fill up your plate with a big helping of thanks from the DJBooth squad.
Tags: Opinion

T.I. Admits “Elders” Like Him Need Time to Adjust to New Generation Rappers

By Donna-Claire Chesman | Posted November 22, 2017
“The elders gotta understand they're SUCCESS JUSTIFIES the CHANGE.”
Tags: T.I., Brief

Pharrell Fucking Hates N.E.R.D’s “Hot-n-Fun,” Blames Clueless Record Label

By Donna-Claire Chesman | Posted November 22, 2017
“The record company, at the time, wasn’t understanding where we were and the world was changing."

Mick Jenkins’ New Project Spotlights Artistic Anxiety & “The Beauty in Indecisiveness”

By Donna-Claire Chesman | Posted November 22, 2017
“As creatives we live in a world of time constraints imposed by illusive industry standards, anxious demands of appreciators, or even our own self reflections.”
Red Bull Sound Select presents:
Pell - Patience (Chris Lake Remix)

The Unlikely Story of a Street Musician Who Shared the Stage with JAY-Z

By Yoh | Posted November 21, 2017
For at least one night, eryktheradical reminded me that anything is possible for those who are always ready.
Tags: JAY-Z, Opinions

21 Savage Questions “Drug Selling Music” Being More Accepted Than “Drug User Music”

By Donna-Claire Chesman | Posted November 21, 2017
"Our music is a reflection of what's going on in our community."

Kendrick Lamar Credits Three ’90s Hip-Hop Albums with Influencing His Artistic Direction

By Donna-Claire Chesman | Posted November 21, 2017
“I don’t look at these albums like just music; it sounds like an actual film."

How Lil Peep Forced Me to See My Ugliest Self

By Donna-Claire Chesman | Posted November 21, 2017
The moment you stop talking about your demons is the moment they’re best positioned to consume you.
Tags: Opinion

Eminem’s “Walk On Water” Is No Longer Being Promoted as ‘REVIVAL’ Lead Single

By DJ Z | Posted November 21, 2017
Some edits to Eminem's website leave us with more questions about the upcoming album.
Tags: Eminem, Brief

Letter to the Editor: “It Gets Harder to Hide Who You Are”

By DJ Z | Posted November 21, 2017
Maryland Rapper Al Maralen proves that being an artist and full-time student is doable.

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