As the festive season ends and we try and detox, return unwanted gifts, spend some of that holiday money (or credit) and return to work/school/job search, we thought we would round-up some of the mixtape/free LP/ freEP bounty that was released over the holiday period that you may have missed while doing all your Happy Holiday stuff. This is the first installment of our weekly Mixtape Round-Ups because let face it, the amount of free mixtapes that drops every week is at all time high and keeping up with some of the free goodness is difficult… so call this our public service. :)
T.I – Fuck Da City Up
On New Year’s Day the ATLien ‘King Of The South’ T.I. dropped off his eagerly anticipated Fuck Da City Up mixtape which featured guest appearances from Young Jeezy, Pimp C, Trey Songz, Meek Mill, Pusha T, Dr Dre and More.
Tracklist and Download link Here.
Kano – Jack Bauer 2.4
London repping lyrical giant Kano kicked the hinges off the beginning of ’012 with the release of the second installment in his Jack Bauer mixtape series. Following the weekly multiplatform music series with producer Mikey J entitled Not 4 The A List, the Girls Over Guns mixtape as well as a host of guest feature appearances, Kano has now unleashed his latest mixtape Jack Bauer 2.4. Tracklist, Stream and Download link Here.
Raekwon – Unexpected Victory
The Wu Tang legend Raekwon brought in the new year with Unexpected Victory which features guest appearances from the infamous Mobb Deep, Capone N Noreaga, Styles P & production from 9th wonder & more. Stream, Tracklist and Download link Here
Dirtee Stank presents DirteeTV.Com Mixtape
Grime’s super success story Dizzee Rascal presents this brand new mixtape from his label Dirtee Stank entitled DirteeTV.Com which features Dizzee Himself as well as The Newham Generals (D Double E and Footsie), Scrufizzer, Kano, Example, JME and more mixed by DJ MK. Tracklist and Download link Here.
Fabolous – There Is No Competition III: Death Comes In 3′s
Fabolous delivered the third and final installment of his There Is No Competition mixtape series which featured the lyrical talents of Meek Mill, Red Cafe, Lloyd Banks, younger brother Paul Cain, Styles P, Jadakiss and the production talents of Jahlil Beats, Sonaro, GQ Beats and Info Tracklist and Download link Here
Ghetts – Momentum Mixtape [Hosted by DJ Whoo Kid]
Ghetts delivered his G-Unit radio personality DJ Whoo Kid on Xmas day featuring collaborations with many of British Hip Hop and Grime’s hottest artists including Giggs, longtime friend and fellow former member of The Movement Devlin, Mercston, Brutal and Rawz Artilla. Tracklist, Stream and Download link Here.