Posts Tagged ‘Peanut Butter & Swelly’

It’s hard to believe that we are already halfway through 2011. Even harder for some to believe that there have been so many good releases in music already. That being said I’ve cooked up my Top 25 releases of the year so far. Rather than try to breakup mixtapes and official releases (which have become pretty much one in the same lately), I decided to lump them all together and give you my take on the twenty-five best releases at the midway point of 2011. Hit the jump for the countdown and let me know what your favorites are in the c-section!

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Courtesy of dylanowenblog.com, hiphopwired.com, guardian.co.uk, graphicshunt.com and itsthedeanslist.com

Here are 5 of the best new tracks released within the past week. We have a new, emotional joint from up and comer Dylan Owen, a standout track off of Chiddy Bang’s new mixtape, a lyrical, hype track from J. Cole for his new album, a new single from ESP favorite, The Dean’s List, and a new single off of Lil Wayne’s new album, Tha Carter IV, coming June 21.

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