Tagged: Memphis


Zed Zilla, “Letter to My Niggas” MP3

Memphis’ Zed Zilla releases a taste of his upcoming Rent’s Due 2 mixtape, pouring his raspy, elastic flow around a beat, borrowed from Chris Brown and Fat Joe’s “Another Round,” that sparkles like the tile … read more »

POSTED April 3, 2012 11:30AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (3) TAGS: , ,

Download Don Trip’s Guerilla Mixtape

Throughout Guerilla, Don Trip sounds emotionally comfortable, running through stories with concise force and lots of room in his voice. On “Pussy” he stretches his vowels long, successfully mimicking 2 Chainz’ delivery and comedic timing. … read more »

POSTED February 29, 2012 6:00PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , ,

Don Trip, “Allen Iverson” MP3

When rappers talk sports stars, they’re usually making grandiose claims about prowess or, especially if you’re Young Jeezy, using jersey numbers as a metaphor for your re-up discount. But on “Allen Iverson,” Memphis’ Don Trip … read more »

POSTED January 31, 2012 5:00PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , ,

Memphis Rap: Parting the Dark Clouds

Can Memphis rappers reclaim the sound of their city and still find success? Memphis can feel pretty barren to the uninitiated. Locals tend to herd visitors instinctively, if not to Graceland then to its eerily … read more »

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Don Trip’s Human Torch III and iHEARTStrippers Mixtapes

On the heels of the Step Brothers collaboration with Starlito, Memphis spitter Don Trip returns with two new full length tapes. Human Torch III features sixteen solid tracks of Don hard gooning in a skeleton … read more »

POSTED August 30, 2011 1:30PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , ,

Yo Gotti’s CM6: Gangsta Of The Year Mixtape

Tennessee rap is winning today. First Starlito and Don Trip let Step Brothers loose and now Memphis known-unknown Yo Gotti’s back with the sixth installment of what Dat Piff calls “The longest and best running … read more »

POSTED July 26, 2011 5:30PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: , ,

Don Trip and Starlito, “Karate In The Garage” MP3

As great a name as Step Brothers may be, how the hell did Don Trip and Starlito pass up the opportunity to do a Madvillain-style name fuse for their cross-Memphis collab? It could’ve been a … read more »

POSTED July 14, 2011 10:10AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (6) TAGS: , , , ,

Project Pat f. Juicy J, “Kelly Green” MP3

When not making perfect murder death kill fight riot music, Three 6 Mafia are noted in their ability to pull back and knock out a very particular brand of joyously energetic 808 knocking, soul sampling … read more »

POSTED July 13, 2011 6:00PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (2) TAGS: , , , ,

Criminal Manne’s Blow 2 Mixtape

While the rest of the rap world chases trends, Memphis tends to stand perfectly still. But this is a welcome motionlessness, one that values utilitarian riot music like the second installment of Criminal Manne’s Blow … read more »

POSTED May 26, 2011 6:21PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , , ,

Video: DBX, “Bullet Strapped Memphis Mix”

While some internet darlings are content to merely rehash the glory days of Memphis rap production, M-Town’s own DBX is pushing the sound into the present. His “Bullet Strapped Memphis Mix” is a pure psychedelic … read more »

POSTED May 18, 2011 5:15PM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (1) TAGS: