Mixtapes

Important Questions Raised By...

The Stories Behind Homemade Mixtapes People Have Been Given

“If he knew me at all, he'd know I hate these bands.”
Daisy Jones
11.21.18
New music

Blocboy JB Drops Short, Sharp New Mixtape 'Don't Think That'

Lil Uzi Vert and Hoodrich Pablo Juan both guest on the Memphis rapper's second release of the year.
Alex Robert Ross
10.30.18
Remembering Things

Giggs’s Early Mixtapes Were the Fuse That Sparked UK Rap

The pioneering 'Best of Giggs' series was akin to the Grand Theft Auto loading screen soundtrack, but set to the grey concrete streets of Peckham.
Francisco Garcia
7.28.17
Drake

Why Drake’s Mixtapes Changed the Game in a Way ‘Views’ Never Will

If you're reading this, you are probably with us in thinking that Drizzy does his best work on the mixtape format.
Beatrice Hazlehurst
5.17.16
Interviews

We Spoke to Tiiiiiiiiiip, One of the Producers From the Unreasonably Good 'Helper' Mixtape

The highlight of April Fools' 2016.
Craig Jenkins
4.2.16
Op-Eds

Cardi B's 'Gangsta Bitch Music Vol. 1' Is the First Good Record to Come Out of 'Love and Hip-Hop'

It's wall-to-wall trap beats and scammer scriptures.
Craig Jenkins
3.9.16
Holy Shit

Stream Ratking Rapper Wiki's Blistering New Solo Mixtape 'Lil Me'

It features contributions from his Ratking buddies as well as Skepta, Antwon, Kaytranada, Harry Fraud, SKYWLKR, and more.
Craig Jenkins
12.7.15
Internet Exploring

Trey Songz Celebrates His Birthday With a Letter to Fans and a Surprise Mixtape

The DJ Drama hosted mixtape features production by Mano, Rico Love, Cook Classic, and more.
Craig Jenkins
11.28.15
Holy Shit

Grab Chris Brown's New 34-Song Album-Before-the-Album 'Before the Party'

The surprise free release stars Rihanna, Pusha T, Fetty Wap, and more.
Craig Jenkins
11.28.15
Holy Shit

Chief Keef Just Dropped His 'Finally Rollin 2' Mixtape

This is not a drill.
Craig Jenkins
11.15.15
Holy Shit

Drake and Future's Mythical Collaborative Project 'What a Time To Be Alive' Is Real and Out Now

After weeks of not-so-subtle hints, the 6 God and the ATLien finally broke the internet.
Craig Jenkins
9.20.15
Premieres

PREMIERE: Stream New Jersey Rapper Da$H's Thrillingly Druggy New Album '17 More Minutes'

The brand new album's dedicated to A$AP Yams and features production from Earl Sweatshirt and others.
Craig Jenkins
9.11.15
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