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Drake’s Never Had a #1 Solo Hit in the U.S., Will “One Dance” Be His First? [Feature]

Three months before posting his Views From The 6 cover art, Drake took to his Instagram to share some insight into his career, something he hasn't really done much of since the OVO blog days. "No accolades really... Read More

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Bryson Tiller’s “TRAPSOUL” Goes Platinum, a New Era is Upon Us [Feature]

As I wrote before, I was napping on Bryson Tiller's TRAPSOUL album. I knew it was popular, I played it and liked it, but it wasn't until I saw that Tiller was outpacing the likes of The Weeknd and Future that the... Read More

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Holy Sh*t You Need to Hear Joey Purp’s “CORNERSTORE” with Saba & theMIND [Feature]

Every city and region has their own sounds, styles, and textures. West Coast has that bounce, New York has the grit, and the South has Lil Yachty. Then there's Chicago. The Windy City has been my... Read More

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The Secret Service is Trying to Censor YG for “F*ck Donald Trump” [Feature]

A little over a week ago YG and Nipsey Hussle released their dual "Fuck Donald Trump" video. It was a political call to arms that placed the duo firmly in the anti-authoritarian lineage of N.W.A., and while the... Read More

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The Best Hip-Hop & R&B Songs of 2016 (Ongoing) [Playlist]

Every December we look back and try to remember the year’s best music, but inevitably some of the best songs slip through the cracks. That’s why in 2015 we created an ongoing playlist for the entire year. Since it... Read More

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Soulja Boy Could Win a GRAMMY for Beyonce’s “Lemonade” Album [Feature]

Our deep dive into the credits for Beyoncé's liner notes turned up some gems, but I was particularly interested in Soulja Boy's appearance because it illustrates just how strange the twists and turns... Read More

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A Dive Into the Overlooked Names Credited on Beyonce’s “Lemonade” [Feature]

It’s a DJBooth tradition. Every time a new album drops I spend days melting my brain and stalking the Facebook pages of session players and mysterious Ministers (that actually happened) to bring you a comprehensive... Read More

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Views From Photoshop: A Deeper Look at Drake’s Questionable New Album Cover [Feature]

Drake may want to live like the rappers in Atlanta, he may prefer the strippers in Houston, his slang may be traveling to London, but his home and his heart belongs to Toronto. There’s pride in where he comes... Read More

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