I know this is going to be a stupid question, but what is a mix tape (seems rap related)?
To me it was something I always made for myself and friends of various artists and songs...
A mixtape is a free 'album' put out by rap artists. Essentially, it does not have the high production costs (sometimes they use beats from other songs) and sometimes it is used to pump up publicity for upcoming albums.
However, with that said, some mixtapes are better than the albums that follow.
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