Producer Mixes

Nick Wiz- Hydra Beats Vol. 12

12th installment in Hydra’s series and first for the criminally overlooked and prolific NJ producer Nick Wiz. Getting his start with the Cella Dwellas and their slept on Realms N Reality LP, he then dropped tracks for the likes of Rakim, Chino XL, Shabaam Sahdeeq, Chubb Rock, etc. This is a producer to study for anyone who appreciates tight, dark, well crafted beats. DOWNLOAD Hydra Beats 12. Buy the 44 track collection Cella Sounds which is well worth the 13 bucks. (more…)


DJ Premier – No Talent Required (Mixtape)

Mixtape Made With Actual Records. Features all the Greats. Link & Tracklist follow (more…)

Lord Finesse featuring D.I.T.C. Collection

Collection of live cuts, b-sides and rarities put together and hosted by Finesse himself. Packed with gems that most “released” albums would be hard pressed to match. Features Big L, Fat Joe, AG and all of DITC, plus Guru, Grand Puba, Lordz of Brooklyn, Jeru, KRS, Pete Rock and more (tracklist following pg.) (more…)

“Address Me As Mister” – Busta Rhymes, Papoose & Raekwon / Scramatix – The Best of Scram Jones (Mixtape)

Had to post this mixtape for the people who only got acquainted with Scram Jones production through OB4CLII & Wu Massacre. 30 + tracks that read like a who’s-who of East Coast hip hop greats. Best-of selection features Raekwon, Nas, Noreaga, Tragedy, Kool G Rap, Cam’ron, Clipse, Fab, Juelz, Beanie Siegel & more. Track list next pg.

DOWNLOAD – “Address Me As Mister” – Busta Rhymes, Papoose & Raekwon (produced by Scram Jones)
DOWNLOADScramatix – The Best of Scram Jones (Mixtape)


Black Milk – ELEC / 2008 (Mixtape)

Mixtape released by Fat Beats & HipHopDX as a prelude to Black Milk’s must-have sophomore LP Tronic. Collection contains contributions from Busta Rhymes, DJ Khalil, Royce Da 5’9″, Bishop Lamont, Slum Village, Sean Price, Pharoahe Monch & more. Link & tracklist follow

Havoc – From Now On Mixtape / 2009

Mixtape Havoc dropped last year which also features two Wu Related bonus cuts.
DOWNLOAD – “Evil Deeds” – Havoc, Ghostface, RZA (orig. appeared Wu Tang Chamber Music LP)
DOWNLOAD – “24 K Rap” – J Dilla ft. Raekwon & Havoc (orig. appeared Jay Stay Paid LP)
DOWNLOAD – Havoc – From Now On Mixtape
tracklist & back cover next pg. (more…)

Southern Hospitality Presents: Mr. Lee – The Most Underrated Mixtape

Big Thanks to Southern Hospitality for putting this retrospective together so Mr. Lee finally can get his due. Responsible for years of bangers used by 2 Pac & The Outlawz, Geto Boys, UGK, Scarface, Z-Ro, Devin The Dude & more, this collection serves as a great starting place for all the fans to get introduced a second time. Download Link & tracklist follow:

Ayatollah – The Quixotic Remix EP

Link via Nod Factor Legendary producer Ayatollah (Ms. Fat Booty, Inspectah Deck’s The Movement, etc) just dropped his newest digital full length Quixotic. In addition this free of charge remix EP was released featuring remixes of Mobb Deep, Ghostface, Eminem and the Beastie Boys. DOWNLOAD

The Thieves Theme Presents: The Juice Crew, Masters of The Symphony

Another banger from DJ Books / The Thieves Theme who also dropped that Onyx best of on us awhile back. 35 Tracks worth of songs, verses and interview clips from all the greats incl. Biz Markie, Big Daddy Kane, Marly Marl, Craig G, Masta Ace, G Rap, MC Shan & more. DOWNLOAD

UGGH…Nice Watch presents: The Muggs Collection

via Soul Assassins & compiled by UGGH … Nice Watch, a 27 track career spanning best-of mix from the legendary producer DJ Muggs. Start to finish classics ft. Cypress Hill, GZA, KRS-One, Funkdoobiest, Goodie Mobb, House of Pain, Xzibit, Das-EFX, Ice Cube & more. Track list and download link next pg.