Sunday, October 4, 2015

Meek Mill shuts down mixtape site with new release

Happy birthday, Meek Mill

Meek Mill shuts down mixtape site with new release


It's quite the happy birthday for Philly rapper Meek Mill, who turns 25 today. His mixtape, "Dreamchasers 2" caused mix tape site DatPiff to go over capacity, leaving many with this image. (No worries, "Dreamchasers 2" is back up with 252,401 downloads and 55,223 streams as of this blog post. "Dreamchasers 2" was only posted at 2:15 p.m.).

Music blog Stereogum puts it perfectly. Corban from the site writes: "[T]hat has to feel cool, since I suppose that’s the modern day equivalent of driving by a record store on the release day and seeing a huge line outside."

Take a listen to Mill's collaboration with Drake on the track "Amen." Mill will release his debut album, "Dreams and Nightmares," on August 28 through Rick Ross' Maybach Music Group.

In addition to Drake, other guests include the likes of Ross and Wale, both of whom helped celebrate with Mill last night at Union Transfer. Promoter Sean Agnew tweeted out some pics from the show:

Inquirer Staff Writer
We encourage respectful comments but reserve the right to delete anything that doesn't contribute to an engaging dialogue.
Help us moderate this thread by flagging comments that violate our guidelines.

Comment policy: comments are intended to be civil, friendly conversations. Please treat other participants with respect and in a way that you would want to be treated. You are responsible for what you say. And please, stay on topic. If you see an objectionable post, please report it to us using the "Report Abuse" option.

Please note that comments are monitored by staff. We reserve the right at all times to remove any information or materials that are unlawful, threatening, abusive, libelous, defamatory, obscene, vulgar, pornographic, profane, indecent or otherwise objectionable. Personal attacks, especially on other participants, are not permitted. We reserve the right to permanently block any user who violates these terms and conditions.

Additionally comments that are long, have multiple paragraph breaks, include code, or include hyperlinks may not be posted.

Read 0 comments
comments powered by Disqus
About this blog
Encompassing the sounds and beats of the city, we're here to turn you on to the local notables and under-the-radar artists, while showing you more of the bands and hot spots you already know and love.

Molly Eichel Inquirer Staff Writer
Latest Videos:
Also on
letter icon Newsletter