Mixtapes have long been effective for staying grounded in the modern landscape of hip-hop. Borrowing popular beats and enlisting a roster of peers for guest verses are mainstay mechanisms for sustaining relevancy in the rap game.
OnCue hasn't received his big break just yet, but he's working towards it with mixtape after mixtape. Following up last year's Leftovers 2 mixtape, Cuey took to Twitter to reveal the tracklist and artwork for his next free project, Angry Young Man.
Jeezy 'bout to have our comment section going crazy with Illuminati talk for this one. The rapper took to his Instagram today to reveal the cover art for his forthcoming album Seen It All: The Autobiography.
DJ Mustard is almost ready to let us hear his debut full length album, 10 Summers. Mustard has been pretty quiet since delivering his single "Down On Me" featuring Ty Dolla $ign and 2 Chainz, but today he breaks that silence with the official album artwork for 10 Summers as well as a release date for the LP.
In 2012, Christian spitter Lecrae made history by becoming the first rapper to win the "Best Gospel Album" Grammy for his project Gravity, which featured contributions from Big K.R.I.T., No Malice, 9th Wonder, Boi-1da and many more.
The New York duo The Underachievers are ready to give the world their debut album, Cellar Door, on August 12th. The album's tracklist, cover art and release date was announced today, following two strong mixtapes from the underground MCs.
The other week we received a new record from Terrace Martin, "Let's Go Get Stoned", featuring Snoop Dogg and Tone Trezure. The song lives on the producer's upcoming album which is an extension of his last one, 3ChordFold.
J. Lo has been busy on the single front, she's released several remixes to her track "I Luh Ya Papi", plus the DJ Mustard-produced "Girls", "Same Girl", as well as her most recent release "First Love." Now the singer has followed up all the music with an album title and album artwork.
King Louie is ready to follow up last year's mixtape effort Drilluminati 2 soon, with a new mixtape titled TONY. As you may have guessed, the project is inspired by the movie "Scarface" in both title and in the cover artwork.
2 Chainz already told us he was working on his next album, which continues the B.O.A.T. theme with a title of B.O.A.T.S. 3. However, before that time comes (we've yet to receive any concrete updates on it), we'll be receiving an EP to hold us over.
Blu released the first taste of his forthcoming album Good To Be Home at the beginning of March, with the ode to L.A. "The West." Today we've learned that Good To Be Home will actually be a double disc album, each disc containing ten records.