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From Mixtapes to Albums

From Mixtapes to Albums

Lupe transitions from the artist known as “Young Fiasco” to Lupe Fiasco. He leaves Da Pak and gets signed as a solo performer by L.A. Reid at Arista Records. Lupe becomes immersed in the mixtape scene and starts releasing his now-classic Fahrenheit 1/15 series of tapes. In our conversation, he breaks down various songs on the mixtapes, and describes how he chose beats to rap over.

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