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Forget Drake, Snoh Aalegra’s “Don’t Explain” is the Album You Should Be Listening To [Feature]

A lot of our readers are sick of Drake, and we get it. That said, he's the most popular artist in recorded music today-- like it or not, huge artists make the world go round. Still, while... Read More

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Music Streaming is the Future, Follow or Die [Feature]

[Editor's Note: Reposted with permission from The Lefsetz Letter, subscribe via] The film business is fighting Sean Parker's Screening Room. The book business is fighting Amazon's... Read More

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Chance The Rapper’s Album Art Uncovers the Man Behind the Artist [Feature]

Three years - three long years - have passed since Chance The Rapper released Acid Rap. If it was an average mixtape from an average artist if would’ve been forgotten in weeks, maybe even days. Maybe hours.... Read More

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Holy Sh*t You Need to Hear Aesop Rock’s “Daylight/Nightlight” [Feature]

Aesop Rock and I have a long, complicated relationship, which is another way of saying I've spent years thinking about his music and he probably doesn't remember the one time I interviewed him for... Read More

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A Toast to Diddy Following His Retirement Announcement [Feature]

In my 24 years of living, it never crossed my mind that one day P. Diddy would retire from the music industry. But here I am, here we all are, gathered to recognize and pay respect to a man who has been in this game for over... Read More

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Rittz Just Absolutely Murdered His Bless the Booth Freestyle (Video) [Feature]

Subscribe to DJBooth on YouTube After last week's exclusive from NYC-based duo Koncept and J57, our very own Bless The Booth series heads down South (in spirit, at least) for a collaboration... Read More

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“Why Pretend Like You’re Gonna Sell a Million?”: Killer Mike on the Money Behind Free Music [Feature]

It's amazing how quickly radical change becomes the new normal. If even two years ago you said that two of the biggest stars in music, Drake and Beyoncé, would release albums completely without physical... Read More

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