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20 of the Most Influential Hip Hop Producers of All Time

20 of the Most Influential Hip Hop Producers of All Time

Hip Hop wouldn't be where it is today if it weren't for the producers that provide the backbone to every track. It's always the rappers and singers ...

The Ultimate Guide on How to Make Beats

The Ultimate Guide on How to Make Beats

INTRO Making beats has evolved over the years from being a simple drum loop with the occasional sound added in, to full-on music productions th...

Stop Following and Start Leading: Let's Take Hip Hop Back

Stop Following and Start Leading: Let's Take Hip Hop Back

The music business is a funny thing; it can make or break careers and it can also influence a whole generation of music lovers. It can also influenc...

Hip Hop Production or CSI Beats?

Hip Hop Production or CSI Beats?

Is this where music production is headed? I certainly hope so! I recently saw a video about a "crazy synthesizer demo". Here is the video: 9XMfKYV...

I Make Beats and so Should You

I Make Beats and so Should You

I often hear various terms when it comes to beatmaking. "Boom Bap", "Trap", "Underground", and many more are what a lot of beatmakers refer to when ...

4 Ways Any Beatmaker Can End Their Beat

4 Ways Any Beatmaker Can End Their Beat

Beatmaking is always evolving. Sure, making a beat can be very simple and quick for some, but that's if you want to continue doing the norm and not ...

5 Tips You Can Use to Improve Your Music Production

5 Tips You Can Use to Improve Your Music Production

You can never have enough tips and tutorials when dealing with music production, so I put together a list of 5 tips you can start using right now....

This Is Why You Need More Electric Guitar in Your Beats

This Is Why You Need More Electric Guitar in Your Beats

On a recent episode of Attack of the Beats!, I gave advice to an IllMuzik member about his beat and what needed to be fixed and added or removed. Th...

5 Ways to Make Beats That Will Sell

5 Ways to Make Beats That Will Sell

For some, making beats is a hobby and for others, it's big business. If you want to make money selling beats, then there are a few things you shou...

Improve Your Maschine Workflow with These Websites

Improve Your Maschine Workflow with These Websites

Ever since Native Instruments released their Maschine MK1 controller (along with the software), music production has changed a lot and for the bett...

Create, Innovate, and Keep It Real

Create, Innovate, and Keep It Real

The term "keeping it real" can have many different meanings. It could mean that you're representing your neighbourhood or that you're making beats...

How to Hide Your Music Samples in Plain Sight

How to Hide Your Music Samples in Plain Sight

The Hip Hop beats that we all hear today are nowhere near as influential as the beats of yesteryear, and for one good reason - the music industry's ...