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DJ Prince – “Test My Sound” (Mixtape)

12" Glued SleeveMore often than not, when a DJ Prince record is out we’re playing it on the radio show. Good bet that this “Test My Sound” mixtape is a good source of bangers. But hey, it’s FREE. You can judge for yourself. Of course, Skyzoo is on there repping for his DJ; along with the likes of Sean Price, Smif-N-Wessun, and !llmind.

DOWNLOAD: DJ PRINCE – TEST MY SOUND (MIXTAPE)

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DJ Neil Armstrong – “Mi Cheri Amour” (Remix)

DJ Neil Armstrong putting some Hip-Hop sense and sensibility to Stevie Wonder‘s hit “My Cheri Amour.” Listen. Hear that? That’s “The Bridge” from MC Shan in there. And hear that drop in after that? That’s “Grindin” from The Clipse in there, too. With Steveland’s classic track playing all along. Blend-ing (say it like Pharrell would…no one will blame you)!

“In honor of Stevie Wonder, from the mixtape Bittersweeet.”
- DJ Neil Armstrong

DOWNLOAD: DJ NEIL ARMSTRONG – MI CHERI AMOUR (REMIX) | BITTERSWEET

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R&B/Soul: Chrisette Michele – “Love In The Afternoon” featuring Nello Luchi (Produced By Musiq) [Video]

Two things we know you’ll love about this “Love In The Afternoon” video: Chrisette and more Chrisette. The Konee Rok-directed visuals have her going through some MJ-Black-Or-White type changes, getting more and more sexy and the eyes getting more ‘bedroomy’ as the song progresses. Like she sings, ‘Let her have her way’ with you in the afternoon. You won’t be disappointed. Oh yeah, Musiq is good with the track, and the flows by Nello Luchi…nice. But watch for nothing but hot Chrisette Michele; because that’s what you’ll get. The single is off the “Aubrey Hepburn: An Audiovisual Presentation” mixtape Michele has out for the FREE.99 (linked below).

DOWNLOAD: CHRISETTE MICHELE – AUBREY HEPBURN: AN AUDIOVISUAL PRESENTATION

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CyHi The Prynce – “Is It Me” featuring Tate DuMonde and Crystal Renee [Video]

CyHi The Prynce is really pushing the “My Hystori” mixtape project. G.O.O.D. Music without a doubt, so we are always glad to post another instant classic from the man. The audio and visual delivery of “Is It Me” (featuring Tate DuMonde and Crystal Renee) are hella nice.

DOWNLOAD: CYHI THE PRINCE – BLACK HYSTORI PROJECT (MIXTAPE)

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Cookin Soul x Nas – “Soulmatic” (Mixtape)

Cookin Soul does justice to the music it touches. But the rework of this Nas holy grail…mind-blowing!

In 2014, 20 years after its release, “Illmatic” is still considered as arguably the best hip-hop album of all times. Our intention when creating “Soulmatic” was not to just remix “Illmatic” album as such. Actually “Soulmatic” only contains 4 remixes from the original album… Also we have added a number of musical skits including comments, feelings and experiences from those who created the original album.

The Cookin Soul way to get the listener closer to that particular state of mind that led to the creation of such a classic.

DOWNLOAD: COOKIN X NAS – SOULMATIC (MIXTAPE)

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D.I.T.C. – The Remix Project (Mixtape)

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It’s out. NOW! The NYC elite D.I.T.C. crew launched a new website AND have released a mixtape to boot! You’ve been seeing the leak posts. You’ve heard the producers on deck remixing for this: Alchemist, Bink!, Apollo Brown, DJ Premier, 9th Wonder, Marco Polo… Sure, but did you know that D.I.T.C. Entertainment is offering “The Remix Project” for FREE?!?! Download your copy NOW (link below)!

DOWNLOAD: D.I.T.C. – THE MIXTAPE PROJECT

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D.I.T.C. – “Da Enemy” featuring Big L x Fat Joe (Bink Remix)

Such dopeness for FREE… is pretty much a steal! “Da Enemy” (Bink Remix, featuring Big L and Fat Joe) was leaked off the “The Remix Project” from D.I.T.C. (due out May 7, 2014). Click below to get the “Da Enemy” (Bink Remix) download AND register to get “The Remix Project” download… FREE… HURRY!

DOWNLOAD: D.I.T.C. – DA ENEMY FEATURING BIG L X FAT JOE (BINK REMIX) | THE REMIX PROJECT

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R&B: Raheem DeVaughn – “King Of Loveland 2″ (Mixtape)

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Whose ready for a revist to ‘Loveland’ (hint: you’d better be, because your girl is)? This “King Of Loveland 2″ from Raheem DeVaughn has some newness (and remixes) but the proven formula is still in place. Get this and get your ‘quality together time’ in with somebody.

RAHEEM DEVAUGHN – KING OF LOVELAND 2 (MIXTAPE)

Fabolous – “Cuffin Season” (Extended Version) [Video]

Heh heh… you know, Loso; we already posted video on the “cuffing season” thing. But this [extended] video right here, ninja“The Soul Tape 3″ single has a “mini-movie” delivered to visualize Fabulous’ “Cuffin Season.”

DOWNLOAD: FABOLOUS – SOUL TAPE 3 (MIXTAPE)
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Mr. Sonny James (aka DJ Statik) – “Days Of Gray” [Mixtape]

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Of course, our posting something means we think it is good and/or relevant… It’s an endorsement. And we don’t endorse just anything. But this endorsement of “Days Of Gray” – a mix by Mr. Sonny James – should be taken with a bit more weight because of who else says so. Turns out that Mr. Sonny James (aka DJ Statik) is #6 on DJ Jazzy Jeff’s “Your Favorite DJ’s Favorite Deejays” list! For real. You may start partying, knowing that Jeff (and JayForce.com) approves.

- @ojones1

MR. SONNY JAMES (AKA DJ STATIK) – DAYS OF GRAY (MIXTAPE)

SONNY JAMES | DAYS OF GRAY by The Magnificent Dj Jazzy Jeff on Mixcloud

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CyHi The Prynce – “3:16″ (Produced By M16) [Video]

“This rap bread sweeter than a honey bun… f#ck a b!tch, I’d rather see this money come.”
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Producer M16 laying out another track on the “Black Hystori Project” mixtape for CyHi to run over. Done. This “3:16″ is perfection in the form of bars… Ear candy. Visuals don’t really feature eye candy, but dope nonetheless. Check the vid and verses. A wholly unholy spiritual experience.

DOWNLOAD: CYHI THE PRINCE – BLACK HYSTORI PROJECT (MIXTAPE)

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De La Soul – “Smell The Da.I.S.Y.” (Mixtape)

“Smell The Da.I.S.Y.” (Da Inner Soul of Yancy) by De La Soul is dedicated to late legendary producer James ‘J Dilla’ Yancy’s legacy. The new mixtape consists of classic De La Soul over classic J Dilla production. Eleven tracks (and several bonus ‘gifts’ – like an audio letter, cover art ) all FREE… all for you… here!

DOWNLOAD: DE LA SOUL – SMELL THE DA.I.S.Y. (MIXTAPE) | DONATIONS FOR DILLA

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DJ Bond – “Devil’s Pie DJ Premier Tribute” (Mixtape)

Score! Bless BamaLoveSoul for the scoop on this one. Now, THIS is a Hip-Hop tour de force of Primo-blessed tracks! DJ Bond with a hella dope “Devil’s Pie DJ Premier Tribute” mix.

This mixtape was released on DJ Premier’s birthday (March 21). Please take a moment to appreciate one of our best! This mix was originally performed live for the Devil’s Pie DJ Premier Tribute party on March 21, 2012. Devil’s Pie is a soul party focused on the curation of timeless music through skillful djing. It occurs every Thursday at the Wolf & Crane Bar in the Little Tokyo neighborhood of Los Angeles.

FREE download! Get your FREE download here.

DOWNLOAD: DJ BONDS – DEVIL’S PIE DJ PREMIER TRIBUTE (MIXTAPE)

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DJ Rahdu – “Honey Molasses: Jill Scott Remixes and Covers” (Mixtape)

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A nice bunch of covers and conversions of Jill Scott jawns, curated and compiled by the soul selector DJ Rahdu. This “Honey Molasses” is ‘soundtrack of Spring’ indeed!

Jill Scott made a comment during her performance on VH1′s Storytellers about her music selection process that stuck with me – She said that even without her, the music has to have a story of it’s own for her to write to it. Apparently she picks them well; Jill has the uncanny ability to connect to numerous demographics, an uncommon skill in today’s stratified musical climate. “Honey Molasses” is a compilation of the artists that feel that Jill’s songs could somehow help tell their story.

DOWNLOAD: DJ RAHDU – HONEY MOLASSES: JILL SCOTT REMIXES AND COVERS

Sean Price – “Dave Winfield” featuring Illa Ghee

“F#ck it though… better late than never!” – Sean Price

P has Illa Ghee on this track (by The Amazing SB) doing random acts of dopeness. “Dave Winfield” is featured on MM.Rick Presents “Sorry I’m Late” the mixtape (hosted by Redman). Download that and the single here.

SEAN PRICE – DAVE WINFIELD FEATURING ILLA GHEE | SORRY I’M LATE (MIXTAPE)

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Planet Asia – “Rhyme No More” (Produced By DJ Premier) [Video]

Planet Asia spits a verse on the classic beat (produced by DJ Premier) that Jay Z spit on… for DJ J-Ronin’s “Freestyle Files” (Vol. 2). FREE download link below. Dope visuals for Asia’s “Rhyme No More” above.

DOWNLOAD: DJ J-RONIN – FREESTYLE FILES (VOL. 2)

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Rich Kidd – “The Valley” (Video)

Off his mixtape, “In My Opinion,” Rich Kidd blesses with “The Valley.” Check out the video for it above. The mixtape is linked below.

DOWNLOAD: RICH KIDD – IN MY OPINION (MIXTAPE)

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Snoop Dogg – “Miss Everything” (Video)

Of course, The DoggFather has seen his fair share of fine women worldwide. Could one be so fine she inspires song? Well… whether this track is about a one-in-a-million encounter (nah) or that ‘one’ in every city, Snoop put down this funky track “Miss Everything” for you. Watch visuals above. Audio (as part of the “That’s My Work 3″ mixtape hosted by DJ Drama) below.

SNOOP DOGG – THAT’S MY WORK 3 (MIXTAPE)

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Showbiz (of DITC) – Rare Breaks 3 (Mixtape)

Whew! How dope is it to have a break beat tape curated by one of the DITC crew? Can’t measure in terms of numbers. But if you know, you feel what we are saying. Play this “Rare Breaks 3″ from Showbiz, and you’ll know.

SHOWBIZ (OF DITC) – RARE BREAKS 3

DJ Semi x Nas – “Reanimated” (Mixtape)

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Producer/DJ Semi offers us his mixtape, hosted by Nas, entitled “Reanimated.” Semi reworks the QBoro emcee’s emceeing with new production, guest features, and his turntablism. Guest vocals dropped onto the plate come from the likes of Jay Z, B.I.G., Eminem, J. Cole, Jay Electronica, and Big Punisher. Check it out for the FREE here. Then check after the jump for words from the DJ.

DOWNLOAD: DJ SEMI X NAS – REANIMATED (MIXTAPE)

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