Labor Day has dawned and it can now be considered official, summer is at a close. Sure the heat wave might hold for awhile, but the season will soon become Fall. With that said, we here at HotNewHipHop have compiled a list of the free-for-download mixtapes that defined this summer past. Our top ten are tapes you'll most likely be bumping year round, and are definitely worth the price of 0.00$.

Check out the 10 Hottest Mixtapes of the Summer by clicking on each image below. Feel free to share your top ten in the comment section as well!