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Dear Summer Mixtape Vol.1

The City of Boston is proud to launch the City Wide Mixtape, a groundbreaking initiative aimed at promoting our talented local artists.

Dear Summer Mixtape available on all streaming services

Mayor Michelle Wu and the City's Tourism, Sports and Entertainment Office present the City's first ever Mixtape. "Dear Summer Vol. 1" features songs and mixes from artists and DJs from the Greater Boston Area, highlighting the vibrancy of Boston's communities. The initiative is part of the City's commitment to a safe, healthy, joyful summer.

This new annual collaboration aims to build awareness of local creative talent, connect residents and families across neighborhoods through music, and celebrate summer.

Dear Summer Vol. 1 is made up of 68 curated tracks collectively mixed together in order to represent various styles and genres, including Hip-Hop, R&B, Rock, Blues, Alternative and Dance music, that have and continue to impact Boston’s cultural legacy.


Participating DJs include
  • Baby Indiglo, DJ based in Randolph
  • Braunski Beat, DJ based in South End
  • DJ Papadon, DJ based in Roxbury
  • DJ Slick Vick, DJ based in Dorchester
  • ReaL P, DJ based in Roxbury
  • SNAX, DJ based in Roslindale
Participating artists include:
  • $ean Wire, Hip-Hop / R&B artist based in Roxbury
  • Alisa Amador, Folk artist based in Cambridge
  • Amadeezy, Dance/Electronic artist based in Mattapan
  • Avenue, Hip-Hop artist based in South End
  • Gogo., Hip-Hop/Afrobeats/Dance artist based in Cambridge
  • Kei, Hip-Hop artist based in Dorchester
  • Mint Green, Rock artist based in Dorchester
  • Miranda Rae, R&B artist based in Roxbury
  • Oompa, Hip-Hop artist based in Roxbury
  • Radical One, Latin/Dance artist based in Roslindale
  • Rilla Force, Electronic Artist based in Stoughton
  • The Elovaters, Alternative/Reggae artist based in South Shore
  • Tokyo Tramps, Blues/Rock artist based in Fenway
  • ToriTori, R&B artist based in Dorchester
  • UgoBoy, Afrobeats artist based in Randolph
  • Vintage Lee, Hip-Hop artist based in Roxbury
  • Wayup Rui, Afrobeats artist based in Roxbury
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