DJBooth Freestyle Series to Return; Open Call for Beats

Submit your beats for a chance to be part of our exclusive freestyle series when it resumes next month!
Publish date:
Updated on

New York, N.Y. -- Oft imitated but never equaled, the

DJBooth Freestyle Series

ran from February 2009 through June 2011, and included exclusive contributions from such heavyweights-to-be as

Kendrick Lamar




Mac Miller


Big K.R.I.T.




CyHi The Prynce

. After nearly two years' hiatus, we're preparing to bring the series back in all its glory—but first, we need your help.

This time around, we're going to be offering our invited emcees the chance to choose from a library of beats submitted to the DJBooth by independent producers.

To submit your production for our consideration

, send an Email to





one) instrumental attached.

MP3s of :45 second snippets

will be accepted but, if we decide to use your beat, we will request it be re-submitted as a full-length WAV. All styles and regional sounds are welcomed, though


beats are a must. Submissions are


, and The DJBooth will not sell your work. In the event that your beat is chosen by an emcee, we will notify you before moving forward.

The series is slated to continue through the start of 2014, so there is

no set deadline

for submissions. Now, bring on the beats!