Frequently Asked Questions

Do I need to be signed up to listen to mixtapes?

No, anyone with internet access can listen to any mixtape on the website without having to sign up to the website. In order to download the mixtape, you will need to sign up/log in using your username. By signing up, you also will be able to get the latest news on promotions and competitions to win prizes from your favourite UK artists.

How do I download a mixtape?

In order to download any of the mixtapes on mixtape madness, you need to register by clicking here. Once you are signed in as a registered user, you will be able to see a download link below the PLAY MIXTAPE logo and above the video/comment section. Please note that some mixtapes are listen only, these are Mixtapes that artists are selling, so please use the link on the pages to go purchase the mixtape and support UK music.

Is there a limit to the amount of mixtapes I can download?

There is a 5 mixtapes download limit per user per day (24 hours.)

How do I sign up to the Mixtape Madness website?

To sign up to the website, you will need to click on the sign up link on the right hand corner of the page. This will take you onto a screen where you can enter your username, email address and all other relevant information. Once all is filled out, you will receive a confirmation email and ready to see download mixtapes from the website.

What do I do If I forgot my password?

Click on the link on the sign in box on the right hand side of the website called 'forgot my password' This will take you to a page where you can enter your email address and a copy of your password will be sent to that email address. You can then use that information to come back and login onto the website.

Why isn't the mixtape pop up player playing?

The speed and connectivity of the songs on the pop up player will depend on your internet connection. So once you have clicked on a pop up player, wait a few seconds for the song to load. Once 50% of the song is loaded the player should automatically start playing. If issue still continues, please refresh the page by closing the pop up player and clicking the link from the mixtape page again. If after all this the issue continues, please send an email to

How do I upload my mixtape on Mixtape Madness?

To upload a mixtape on Mixtape Madness, all you need to to is register as an Artist, DJ or management with one of our industry accounts (for free) and follow the simple instructions here.

How do I search for an artist/mixtape?

To search for a mixtape or an archive of a particular artists mixtape, click on the search bar at the top right of the website and type in the name of either the mixtape or artists. Then click on the search image or press enter and a new page related to your search will show up.

How do I advertise on Mixtape Madness?

To find out about advertising opportunities on Mixtape Madness, please send a speculative email to

How do I subscribe/unsubscribe to the Mixtape Madness newsletter?

By registering to the Mixtape Madness website, you will automatically be included into the newsletters. The newletters are sent out on a fortnightly basis, updating you on the going ons in the UK urban scene, along with new uploads onto the website. To unsubscribe to the newsletter, scroll to the bottom of the email/newsletter and click on the unsubscribe link at the bottom of the email.

How do I share a link to a mixtape on Twitter/Facebook or other social networking sites?

In order to share a particular mixtape page onto social networking sites, you will need to look for the share bars on top of the mixtape tracklist. By clicking your social networking site of choice, you will be directed into a pop up page for you to sign in with your account details for the website that you wish to share the link to. You can also add comments to the link and post it directly to the website.