Year End 2012: Mixtapes Of The Year 10-6
10. Super Seniors - Drunken Nights, Sober Thoughts: Dope debut from local VA act. Soul baring, and just plain good to listen to, the Super Seniors introduce you to their brand of remorseful yet fun Hip Hop. 9. Gucci Mane - Trap God: Gucci Mane returns in rare form with a tape surrounded by his usual controversy and an awesome collection of anthems. A little long on the tooth however. 8....
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Khaled. Absurd Legend.