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The Best Mixtapes of 2013
30 Dec 2013 // 4:20 AM
In the four years since mixtapes became anything but a mix on tape, rap listeners have grown accustomed to the idea that not only should they feel like a brand new album, but also that they should probably be better than the product you pay for.
The Best Hip-Hop of 2010
7 Dec 2010 // 4:00 PM
Epic, sleek, weed rap, emo, sociopolitical, gangsta, or house party? In which direction will hip-hop go? This was a year for all of the above.
Freddie Gibbs: Shadow of a Doubt
30 Nov 2015 // 9:20 PM
On Shadow of a Doubt, nostalgia and desperation coat some of these songs, making the pain of them seem realer, while also giving us new angles on common crime-rap tropes.
Freddie Gibbs and Madlib: Piñata
13 Apr 2014 // 9:05 PM
Madlib and Freddie Gibbs drop one of the best hip-hop albums in recent memory.
Freddie Gibbs - "Fuckin' Up the Count" (Singles Going Steady)
6 Nov 2015 // 7:00 AM
Hearing Freddie rap is the closest anyone has come to sounding like Tupac without explicitly trying to sound like Tupac.