DatPiff.com does not allow users to make free mixtapes. The site does allow users to download free mixtapes from hip hop artists, along with new singles and other recordings. DatPiff.com is one of the most popular mixtape sites online, with over 1 million followers on Facebook, as of 2015.
In hip hop, a mixtape is a full-length album that is typically offered for free to promote the official release of an upcoming album. Mixtapes often contain a mix of original music, freestyles, remixes and other tracks. DatPiff.com offers the latest free mixtapes from many prominent hip hop artists, including Lil Wayne, Young Thug, Gucci Mane and Future. Many of DatPiff.coms mixtapes are exclusive releases, and the site releases new tapes regularly. In addition to popular artists, DatPiff.com also offers a section for underground artists.
Users can browse mixtapes by release date, popularity or user rating. DatPiff.com also offers info on upcoming mixtape releases, including countdown clocks for release dates. In addition to downloading mixtapes, users can also rate and comment on them. DatPiff.com also offers links to new singles by artists, though these are typically streaming and not available for download. The site also offers news on hip hop artists and mixtapes, which is mostly aggregated from other sites.