The summer vacation is almost over and it’s time to head back to school for most. We hope everyone had a great summer break and enjoyed their time off. Some of us may not have had much of break these past months if you picked up a job for the summer. We have a few releases in this review that will help you enjoy yourself until it’s time to get back to your educational studies.
J. Armz starts us off with volume 5 of the “Rap Gods” franchise. This DJ has some of the nicest mixtapes on the streets and this installment does not disappoint. This release contains a 25 song playlist with tracks by emcees such as French Montana, Fabolous, Jadakiss, Nas, J. Cole, T.I., A$AP Rocky, Jim Jones, Young M.A., Joe Budden, Nipsey Hu$$le, Dave East, Vado, Cam’ron, Remy Ma, Beanie Sigel, and a few other hip hop lyricists.
DJ Keyz returns to the game with a ton of new releases and a new installment in the east coast franchise titled “Welcome To NYC”. This DJ had some major drops this past week with a total of 15+ hip hop and r&b mixtapes for your listening enjoyment. Part 48 in the series brings you music from Fat Joe, Drake, A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie, Desiigner, N.O.R.E., Uncle Murda, Diddy, Chinx Drugz, Bobby Schmurda, Troy Ave, Juelz Santana, Styles P, Joey Bada$$, Cory Gunz, and more from the state of New York.
We have a release for all you reggae fans by DJ Ecko labeled “Culture Club Radio”. The 7th edition in the collection is the “Flash Back Edition”. Check out the throwback vintage hits on this playlist by music artists such as Maxi Priest, Freddie McGregor, Pressure, Alaine, Kashif Lindo, Singing Melody, Beenie Man, Ricky Spice, Half Pint, Ed Robinson, Garnett Silk, and more from the islands at the southern tip of the eastern United States.
DJ Kurupt mixtapes are always a favorite when looking for the newest in r&b and hip hop. The Boston, Massachusetts native gives you the “Barbershop 3 Edition” in the “Love & Music” series. This product is hosted by one of the stars of the movie, Torion. Look for music on here by the host, Jeremih, Ty Dolla $ign, Silento, Akon, Chris Brown, Ne-Yo, Damar Jackson, Kayla Brianna, Lloyd, Rihanna, and many other musical sensations.
Finally, for the fans of the west coast bop, DJ Rack$ and DJ Dirtte Dave are back with another installment for the streets of the “Westcoast Countdown” mixtapes. Part 21 of the long running franchise contains tracks by Snoop Dogg, Kamaiyah, YG, Nispey Hu$$le, Vince Staples, Philty Rich, Skeme, E-40, Nef The Pharoah, Mistah Fab, Berner, The Game, Larry June, Erk The Jerk, and more from the sunshine state of California.
That will wrap up this review of music to check out while the summer break is coming to an end. The bright side of things is that it’s time to get back to working on your career’s journey and the life ahead of you. Stay positive about your future and make sure to give it your best effort, whether that would be in education or sports.