The 5 best (free) rap mixtapes of 2010

Until a few years ago, I don’t think I entirely understood that rappers — great rappers, even — had taken to making entire records and just giving them away on the internet, for free, calling them “mixtapes.” And that there were sites, like DatPiff and HipHopDX that consolidated the best of them. The internet is incredible. 
Here are five free hip-hop albums (national, not local) released this year that are well worth the five or six minutes it takes to download them. 
Categories: Music