logo

DatPiff's Mixtape Picks Of The Week

DatPiff.com's mixtape picks of the week:

 

New Mixtape: DJ Spinking Hip House  

Hip-house is a genre of its own. A mash up of electronic dance music strongly influenced by hip-hop and funk. With high kick 808 bass drums on every beat intertwined through high-flying electronic drums, electronic effects, funk and hip hop samples. Generally ranging between 128 and 130 bpm, sounds are amplified by various kick fills, and extended dropouts. Spinking known for his summer single "Tap it" ft Red Cafe & Lore'l has put together a 15 track mixtape of high energy. Hip House features some of your favorite artist & producers of now with features from Meek Mill, Los, Maino, Red Cafe, Lumidee, Somaya Reece, Diggy, Young Simmons and Production from Jahlil Beats, Vinylz & more. 

New Mixtape: G.U.N.S. New School Unity

Deepside Entertainment Presents G.U.N.S." New School Unity."  Hosted by Dj Ill Will & Dj Rockstar, G.U.N.S consists of 4 young spittas from Florida: Young AC, Pebo Florida, T-Stunna & Jay Balla.  With a combination of dope beats and great lyrics, this mixtape is one that fans of all type of hip hop can appreciate. The mixtape starts off strong with a cypher from the crew produced by Jahlil Beats and tracks like "Get It Going" and "Wow" keep the mixtape knocking.  Head over to DatPiff now and download "New School Unity."

Slept on tape of 2010:

New Mixtape: Currensy Return to the Winners Circle

Curren$y wanted to leave us with a project just before 2010 was ending. This is a sequel to his 2008 mixtape, "The Winner's Circle". The 11 track project includes brand new material with original production with the exception of a few industry beats. He goes in on Rick Ross' "Live Fast, Die Young" beat for the intro and really kicks the mixtape off right. Overall this is a solid project and includes some of his best material yet.

From the Web

More on Vibe

Getty Images

Mariah Carey Releases 'A No No' Remix Featuring Stefflon Don

Mariah Carey's popular track "A No No" off of her 2018 album Caution got the remix treatment. Rising MC Stefflon Don provides her infectious rhymes and flow to the cheeky diss track's updated version, which was released on Friday (Mar. 15).

“The name's Don, And they don't call me that for nothing," Stef spits on the track. "Fear ain't in my blood, I ain't scared of nothing, I take the trash out."

Fans have reportedly been clamoring for a remix to the song with Cardi B and Lil Kim, after Mimi's appearance on Watch What Happens Live last year hinted that she'd love collaborate with the two. However, the British-Jamaican rapper was the perfect addition to the track.

"Sorry no Kim, missy or Cardi im sure they all would have sounded Amazinggg on it! But this time its me aka DON!!!" tweeted Stef in response to fans.

Caution was released to rave reviews in late-2018, and Carey announced a tour to accompany it before the LP's highly-anticipated drop. The video for the song was released last week, and provided the Lambily with looks from their Queen.

Listen to the remix below.

Sorry no Kim, missy or Cardi im sure they all would have sounded Amazinggg on it! But this time its me aka DON!!! ( oh and say that last line in my voice, it sounds better 😘) https://t.co/Va6N49ngCr

— DON x (@stefflondon) March 15, 2019

Continue Reading
Kevin Winter/Getty Images for LiveNation

Anderson .Paak Prepares 'Ventura' Album Release With New Single "King James"

Only four months after his recently released Oxnard album, Anderson .Paak dropped a new single to commemorate his forthcoming project, Ventura. To up the ante, his new song titled "King James" arrived early Friday morning (March 15), bringing a hard-hitting track coated in funky instrumentals and good intentions.

"King James" takes jazz-funk inspirations to a new level with the sounds of a smooth saxophone, which opens the smile-provoking 808 beat that rides under the Grammy-winning musician's voice. Covering a myriad of important topics like the looming border wall construction and black empowerment, the 33-year-old gives a shout out to LeBron James' contributions to the African American community and the NFL-kneeling movement started by Colin Kaepernick.

Though the single seems very serious, .Paak's "King James" inspires a groove with its upbeat production.

The "Tints" emcee also announced the forthcoming tracklist will include star-studded features from Brandy, André 3000, Jazmine Sullivan, Nate Dogg, and Smokey Robinson. Ventura will reach virtual streaming shelves April 12.

3 years between Malibu and Oxnard... you know I couldn’t do that to y’all again 😎 PREORDER AND SINGLE MIDNIGHT TONIGHT. #VENTURA + “King James” 4.12 💥 pic.twitter.com/2VRcNdQKE9

— CHEEKY ANDY (@AndersonPaak) March 14, 2019

Continue Reading

Ozuna And Darell Travel Through An Industrial Conquest Denouncing A Bad Love In "Vacia Sin Mi"

Gloomy cloudy skies are looming over an industrial like setting dotted with huge heavy duty trucks, as beautiful young ladies clad in yellow jumpsuits surround Ozuna in the visuals for his new single, “Vacia Sin Mi” featuring Latin trap artist Darell.

The new track is centered around the plight behind a romance gone wrong, and Ozuna is denouncing the love interest that did him wrong.  Through a hypnotic slow beat, he sings on beat about wanting nothing to do with her. He’s moved on and so should she. Darell assists the singer with brash vocals, which sound like the Spanish version of rapper Future’s signature raspy syrupy drawl.

“We want to show people a completely new concept, always looking to surprise the fans that have always supported my artistic career,” Ozuna stated in a press release.  

“Vacia Sin Mi” is the 27 year-old’s latest single off his forthcoming project NIBURU, which will be released under the record label Dimelo Vi. Just recently, the reggaeton artist made history by garnering 23 nominations for the 2019 Billboard Latin Music Awards.

We’re curious to see what new music and sound his forthcoming project will bring. Last year, he told VIBE VIVA about his previous album, Aura and what it represents for him. "Aura" is what one reflects in the heart, what you bring into the world, and what people want to learn from you,” he said. “In this situation particularly, it reflects what I have learned from fame, from all this going around my life. I interpreted all that in this album. I made international collaborations, which is something that didn’t exist in the past.”

Watch the video for “Vacia Sin Mi” above.

 

Continue Reading

Top Stories