DatPiff is an online mixtape distribution platform owned by Idle Media Inc. It was launched in 2005 and is headquartered in Pennsylvania.[1] It specializes in hip-hop, rap, and urban music.

They have also received major sponsorship deals from companies such as Nike and VH1.[3]


A key feature of DatPiff is that unregistered users are allowed to download for free any mixtape uploaded to the site that has been Sponsored - i.e. funded by the artist or label. Registered users are permitted a limited number of downloads of non-sponsored mixtapes per day. Premium paid users have an unlimited number of downloads of any mixtape. Mixtapes may be streamed by any user. Premium content may also be purchased.[citation needed]

Users register as an artist or fan - the key difference being that artists upload their work to the site while fans may only listen to these works.[citation needed]

DatPiff has mobile applications for iOS (iPhone and iPad), Android, Windows Phone 7, BlackBerry, and WebOS.[citation needed]


  1. ^ a b c "Idle Media Inc". Bloomberg Businessweek. 
  2. ^ " Site Overview". Alexa. Retrieved 25 June 2016. 
  3. ^ "Idle Media Inc". Investors Hub. Retrieved 16 July 2012. 

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