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Jimi Tents ‘Can’t Go Home’ & He’s Using Brooklyn’s Gentrification as Fuel for Success

By Yoh | about 3 hours ago
His Brooklyn home is gone, but Jimi Tents is here to stay with his new album.

Drake Says 2 Chainz is “One of My Favorite Rappers of All-Time,” But Does He Have His Own Barn Door?

By DJ Z | 4 hours ago
"I say that proudly." Yeah, of course, but what about the barn door, Drake?

A Frustrated Action Bronson Asks Label to “Put My Motherfucking Album Out”

By DJ Z | 5 hours ago
It was all good just a short time ago. Or was it?

Gucci Mane Sets Release Date for Metro Boomin-Produced ‘DropTopWop’ Project

By DJ Z | 5 hours ago
Gucci's got a present for fans on the one-year anniversary of his release from prison.
Red Bull Sound Select presents:
Sampa The Great - Everybody's Hero feat. Estelle (prod. by Rahki)

Court Cases, Label Woes & Strippers: The Hustler Story of Money Makin’ Nique

By Yoh | 6 hours ago
From facing five years to label dysfunction, Money Makin' Nique has persevered.

The Life and Death of the Freestyle Mixtape

By Matt Wilhite | 7 hours ago
The freestyle mixtape wasn’t just a service to the fans, it was a representation of hip-hop’s core. Now it's dead.
Tags: Opinion

An Ode to Chad Hugo, the Unsung Neptune

By Andy James | 8 hours ago
One of the best — and, sadly, most overlooked — musicians of the last two decades deserves to get his flowers while he can still smell them.

Drake Says His “Real Fear” Came to Life in Manchester

By Brent Bradley | one day ago
The horrific terrorist attack at Ariana Grande’s recent concert is the realization of many an artist’s nightmares.

Token’s “New Problems” Is an Intense Examination of the Perils of Success

By Brent Bradley | one day ago
Money might fix some of your problems, but the new ones it creates are often much worse.

What Makes a Rapper Great? A DJBooth Squad Roundtable

By DJ Z | one day ago
We attempt to answer the age-old question of what truly makes a rapper great?
Tags: Opinion

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