or mix tape
- a recording on a cassette tape, CD, or digital medium, consisting of music or songs selected by a single person: My boyfriend made me the greatest mixtape for my birthday.
- such a recording consisting of music or songs personally selected by the artist, usually a hip-hop artist: His mixtape from a live performance helped propel him to stardom.
- a recording consisting of blended or recombined tracks, or a series of tracks with smooth transitions, especially one created by a DJ.
Origin of mixtape
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- a collection of songs or tunes by different performers, selected by an individual and recorded on an audio tape, compact disc, etc
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