The Empire & Gucci Mane - Guccimania (Mixtape)

Gucci! Umm, yea. Exclusives, unreleased shit, yadi yadi. A typical Empire mixtape, with a horrible rapper... I will never ever ever understand why people like this shit. Ever. DOWNLOAD: The Empire & Gucci Mane - Guccimania (Mixtape)

Slum Village - Cloud 9 f. Marsha Ambrosius [CDQ]

Slum Villa put up their highly anticipated single on their MySpace today. Originally heard on Marsha's Yours Truly mixtape. This is the final version; produced by Focus. Shouts to CashmereThinker on the rip. UPDATE: That didn't take long at all, CDQ added. DOWNLOAD: Slum Village - Cloud 9 f. Marsha Ambrosius [CDQ] | Mediafire

Lyfe Jennings - Work f. Fabolous

Although I don't think I'll ever enjoy another Lyfe album more than I did with his debut (which is why it's the main pic above) I still fuck with his music. Adding Loso to the mix always helps too. This is the record Fab was talking about finishing up last month. DOWNLOAD: Lyfe Jennings -

J. Cole - The Warm Up Trailer (Video)

[vimeo 3922902] Trailer for J. Cole's upcoming mixtape, The Warm Up. Those also looking to get more inside the head of the NC emcee, hit up Complex for a dope indepth interview. And incase ya'll forgot, the dopehouse has been supporting since day one zero.

NahMean ep.1: Style Over Substance The Radio Dilemma (Video)

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dn0ozCaLpL0] NahRight and John Public have teamed up to produce an original video series that gives the average hip-hop fan, artist and/or consumer the platform to talk back about their culture. We're turning the camera away from the household names and onto the people on the corner who have their own valid opinions and thoughts

Chip Tha Ripper - No, I Said I LIKED You (prod. 88-Keys)

I'm not too familiar with Chip's music, and to be honest the few things I've heard I wasn't entirely impressed. This one off his upcoming The Cleveland Show mixtape isn't quite so bad. Props to FB. DOWNLOAD: Chip Tha Ripper - No, I Said I LIKED You (prod. 88-Keys) | Mediafire

Queen Latifah - Chains

Anybody who doesn't think that Queen Latifah isn't one of the GOATs - and that means in general, not "female GOAT," "female rapper GOAT" or any of those dumbass categories - should promptly wrap their car around a telephone pole. Her new album, Persona, drops later on this year. DOWNLOAD: Queen Latifah - Chains |

SoulStice - Unfold f. Oddisee

If you don't know about SoulStice, I advise you check out North by Northwest and Dead Letter Perfect now. And while you're at it, check out his Wade Waters material (with Haysoos) too. Not only does dude put out great music, he also received a Masters in Electrical Computer Engineering; and currently works for the