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Iceolated: Confidential Evidence 2

Young G aka Iceolated dropped a new mixtape called “Confidential Evidence 2” and it’s as dope as could be. Right out the gate Iceolated does it up with “G Thang.” Sampling one of Eminem’s best, “What You Done To Be” pays homage to the classic with the beat and the aggression in the delivery is […]

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7 Solo: The Grand Incredible Mixtape

7 Solo has an abundance of things going on when it comes to “The Grand Incredible Mixtape.” “Relocator” opens us up to an emcee who has a light beat but a fierce bite. As we head onto “We Gone Make It Jump,” the intro sounds a bit like Jay Z welcoming us in, then things […]

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Carmen Skyy: Backstage

Carmen Skyy is a female emcee that has an huge amount of talent encased in her mixtape “Backstage.” The “Intro” sounds like something you’d hear in a movie. It’s less musical and more Lifetime biopic. Then the actual music settles in with the title track featuring Rheka. It doesn’t sound like a overly pop track, […]

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Gemini Rick: Versace Vision

When you get into Gemini Rick’s “Versace Vision” mixtape, you’re in for a good time. “Versace Vision” has a great beat to it and the lyrics are telling you what this guy is about. Then he asks a very important question in “Who Can U Trust.” This one has a very upbeat delivery compared to […]

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Gooh Official: Humble But Hungry

Gooh Official’s “Humble But Hungry” is a all-around good time mixtape. “Humble But Hungry (What About Me)” featuring Neek Neek sounds like something that would’ve been killing it on the radio in the ’90s. It has this soft R&B intro that will remind people of Monica thanks to the soul of it. Neek Neek’s back […]

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Neec & Zo: BootCamp The Mixtape

Neec and Zo got a new mixtape out and they’re ready for you to take it in. So let’s dish about “BootCamp The Mixtape.” “BootCamp” comes across strong and that’s because it is. When “Oh Boy” comes around there’s a back and forth between spitting out things fast and taking it down, so it’s like […]

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Quest Vision Presents “Philly’s Next”

Jon Quest aka Quest Vision has brought together Philadelphia’s best for “Philly’s Next.” It’s a mixtape chalked full of rappers from the city of brotherly love. “Your Boy Is Back” doesn’t hit you strong, but rather lets things marinate. Then you have “Spectacular” that picks things up and showcases what this mixtape is capable of. […]

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Jroc and drow: The Come Up

Jamal and Dajuan Curtis’ aka Jroc and drow “The Come Up” mixtape is overflowing with great tracks to adopt as yours to spin time and time again. “Get Rich or Die Tryin” is a sentiment that has been present in the hip hop community for decades but not it’s time for Jroc and drow to […]

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Coast 2 Coast Mixtapes Presents: #NextUp Mixtape Vol. 17

Coast 2 Coast Mixtapes Presents: #NextUp Mixtape Vol. 17 consists of a wide variety of artists from all walks of hip hop life. You have the Weezy like track from Keats Dapoet, “Head Shots” and the Keed Tha Heater’s “Mercy,” that intimidates from the start. Gu$to Grove brings Young Gill along for the ride with […]

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Starranko: The Manhattan Project

Starranko’s “The Manhattan Project” offers up a wide variety that all falls under the hip hop umbrella. “Hallelujah” name drops a lot, but all in all “screams it out like Kendrick” while “Real Love” continues to use others name — Kelly Rowland for example. There is a big difference here though. This one goes harder […]