Cornerstone Mixtape

The Cornerstone Mixtape delivers the hottest new hip-hop music to industry insiders and those ingrained in the creation of hip-hop culture. For 14 years, the Cornerstone Mixtape has remained the industry’s number one source of new music, and has garnered numerous awards and unprecedented respect in the hip-hop community. This unique compilation provides a platform to hear new music first while showcasing different DJs each month like DJ Jazzy Jeff, DJ Premier, Green Lantern, DJ Khalid, DJ Drama, and many more.

Distribution

The Cornerstone Mixtape is your brand’s passport to 10,000 key influencers who shape hip-hop culture. We distribute the Mixtape to a continually evolving, proprietary VIP list:

  • Music: Artists, Record Labels, Artist Management/Agents, Producers
  • Broadcast: MTV, VH1, MTV2, BET, Fuse, Much Music, ESPN, Regional & Local
  • Radio Morning Shows & DJs, Program Directors, Influential/Specialty DJs
  • Sports: Pro-Athletes, Agents, Managers, Venues & Arenas
  • Film: Studios, Production Companies, Producers, Writers & Directors
  • Lifestyle retail: Record Stores, High End Retail, Restaurants & Cafes
  • Fashion: Designers, Photographers, Creative Directors
  • Press: Publicists, Writers, Editors & Publishers
  • Tech: Gaming, Music Service, Media
  • Additional: Airlines, Hotels, Premiere Party Bags, Special Events

Promotional Opportunities

The Cornerstone Mixtape offers promotional opportunties including placement on the Mixtape’s inside top panel, product integration into the front cover, track on the mix, inclusion in email blast to 10,000 subscribers or sponsoring the Mixtape release party.

Past Sponsors

Apple – Converse – Island Def Jam – Interscope – Levi’s – New Line – Sprite – Powerade – Jeep – Dodge – New Era

For audio materials and general questions, contact Alvin at alvin@cornerstoneagency.com or 212-741-7100 x202. For ad materials and production questions, contact Melissa at melissa@thefader.com.com or 212-652-9261.

Release Calendar

VOL# MONTH DEADLINE RELEASE DATE
166 NOVEMBER 9/25/13 11/1/13
167 DECEMBER 10/29/13 12/1/13
168 FEB 1/6 2/6
169 MARCH 1/27 3/1
170 APRIL 3/4 4/2
171 MAY 4/1 5/2
172 JUNE 5/1 6/1
173 JULY 6/1 7/2
174 AUGUST 7/2 8/1
175 SEPTEMBER 8/1 9/3
176 OCTOBER 9/3 10/1
177 NOVEMBER 9/25 11/1
178 DECEMBER 10/29 12/1
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