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Type of site
Digital Music
Available inEnglish
Area servedWorldwide
Founder(s)Marcus Frasier
Key people
  • Kyle "KP" Reilly (EVP, Head of Music)
RevenueIncrease $2.3 million [1]
Alexa rankNegative increase 9,525 (June 2016)[2]
RegistrationNot required
Current statusActive

DatPiff is an online distribution platform that was launched in 2005. It is headquartered in Pennsylvania.[1] It specializes in hip-hop, rap, and urban music.[3] The site was founded in the spring of 2005 by Marcus Frasier.[4][5]


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.[]

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.[]

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


  1. ^ a b c "Idle Media Inc". Bloomberg Businessweek.[dead link]
  2. ^ "datpiff.com Site Overview". Alexa. Retrieved 2016.
  3. ^ "Idle Media Inc". Investors Hub. Retrieved 2012.
  4. ^ Michael Humphrey (August 4, 2011). "Datpiff: How Love For Mixtapes Grew To Lil Wayne Levels". Forbes. Retrieved .
  5. ^ Meaghan Garvey (December 16, 2014). "The Minds Behind Music's Biggest Tech Advances in the Last 10 Years". Complex. Retrieved .

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