https://twitter.com/textfiles/status/796956623378010113 https://archive.org/details/hiphopmixtapes The Hip-Hop Mixtape collection at https://twitter.com/internetarchive|@internetarchive has now gone past 9,000 individual items - months of music. https://archive.org/details/hiphopmixtapes In hip hop's earliest days, the music only existed in live form, and the music was spread via tapes of parties and shows. Hip hop mixtapes first appeared in the mid-1970s in New York City, featuring artists such as Kool Herc and Afrika Bambaataa. As more tapes became available, they began to be...