This mix is brought to you by Audioleak, for its soon-to-be-released webzine/downloadable magazine. I'll hit you with the link when it drops. Big ups to AtotheZeem. You could probably break him off if you had something good to throw in his mag.
As A Lion - Esoteric / Distractions - Talib Kweli / Manute Bol - The Black Opera / Nerd English - Willie Evans Jr / Burning The Mirror - Jedi Mind Tricks / Kings - Falside / Swamp Breathe - Ill Clinton / Seijun Suzuki - Blue Scholars / Triggerman - DJ Revolution / Nasty - Nas / Inner Passage - Dday One / Right On - Paul White / Child Of The 90s - Louis Mackey & Thirtyseven / Like Father, Like Son - Onra / Dump Truck (Instrumental) - Gangrene / Murder One - Lewis Parker (feat. EastKoast, Vast Aire, T.R.A.C, Sav Kills & Baron) / Chicken Spot Rock - Mr. Muthafuckin' eXquire (feat. Dallas Tha Kid) / Cessation - Aeon Grey & Sabicas / Who We Are (Instrumental) - Amerigo Gazaway of Gummy Soul
...and here's some late additions to my Best of 2011 picks:
11. Esoteric :: Boston Pharoah
12. Louis Mackey & Thirtyseven :: No Humans Allowed
13. Aeon Grey & Sabicas :: Paper Cranes