It won’t be fair not to show love to the cats that work behind the boards. Cats whose soundscapes help push hip-hop to loft heights. So in the same vein, this weekly list sheds light on budding and even established producers who continue to push the envelope for the culture. So sit back relax and get familiar with these producers.
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Ulle Kamelle – “4 da beats”
Producer Ulle Kamelle opens up this week’s list on his own accord. His submission titled “4 Da Beats” really pique our interests and serves as the perfect opener. An engulfing texture, hard-hitting boom-bap drums, and classic rap vocal samples make this a solid jam from start to finish.
Sun Aura – “Warm Nights”
German producer Sun Aura delivers his sophomore release in the form of this melancholic beat titled “Warm Nights.” The Berlin-based producer layers a handful of instruments from lush strings, sparkling keys and head-nodding drums to complete the mission. get it on all DSPs here.
Toru – “lemon”
Liwenlwc – “Beachfront Hotel”
Liwenlwc crafts a snapping instrumental in the form of his new release titled “Beachfront Hotel.” It has a nice funk vibe, lush guitars and hard-hitting drums to match. The beat reminds me of the classic Westcoast beats that rise to a plateau on the chorus. Get it on Apple Music , google play and Deezer.
Acr0bat – “Peak”
Acr0bat’s new release “Peak” has a solemn and somewhat broody vibe but its something you can bump your head. The layered instrumentation is very reflective and somewhat melancholic as well. “Peak” is taken from his recently release beat tape entitled The Way Home. Get it on Apple Music.
DJ Rogue – “Synchronicity”
DMC battle contender and producer DJ Rogue makes his debut on our top list with this solemn beat titled “Synchronicity.” He makes use of a reflective piano riff and smooth drums to keep things flowing from start to finish.
DJ Rogue has collaborated with artists such as Percy Filth, Baileys Brown, Datkid, Split Prophets, Guilty Simpson, Geechi Suede (Camp Lo) Ed OG, Jeru the Damaja, El Da Sensei and more.
“Synchronicity” is off his debut beat tape ‘The Love Spectrum.’
Get it on Apple Music and Deezer.
Lizzie 136( Elizabeth Portilla) – “Weaving the march (At Mexico)”
Lizzie 136 is a budding producer who works as a software engineer and she makes her debut on our top submissions with this computer effects infused beat titled “Weaving the march (At Mexico)” The beat has a very retro feel with its soft leads, arps and fast-paced drums. It’s pretty interesting, to be honest.
Get it on Apple music.
DJ Rogue – “Shadow Work”
DJ Rogue makes his second appearance on our list with this piece titled “Shadow Work.” Using mellow drums and a neat soulful sample layered in his own unique way, he delivers a somewhat offbeat instrumental that beatsmiths and listeners can vibe to and appreciate. The Love Spectrum is DJ Rogue’s first beat tape which is sure to be appreciated within the Boombap/lo-fi community.
Soul.peddler – “d*r*e*a*m”
Soul.peddler always comes correct and on his new release titled “d*r*e*a*m,” he keeps it very ethereal and soulful. He fuses a nice summery soul sample over soft head-nodding drums.
Get it on Spotify, Apple Music, and Deezer.
Laps – “Electric Body”
Laps’ “Electric Body” is an edgy, grating piece of art that taps into the 90s boom-bap and a distorted guitar sample from an obscure source. It’s pretty off-kilter and gets the job done. Get it on Spotify and Deezer.
Punani Orange – “Old Records”
Punani Orange is the newest production duo from Germany. Made up of Demian Jacob Beats and LeXXus (also one half of Dopetruementals), the duo team up to bring us a blend of the old and new. On their new track titled “Old Records,” we can hear some classic sounds laced with modern trap elements
Shuhandz – “Deliverance ” Ft. High Flown
Producers Shuhandz and High Flown band together to bring us “Deliverance .” A very ethereal and atmospheric beat that is made up of trap drums, lush synths and an angelic vocal pad to complete the job.
Stream / Download on all platforms here
BrokeBoi – “Only Want You”
BrokeBoi thrills us with some chilled, mellow vibes on his new beat titled “Only Want You.” The beat is crafted with a sparse drum arrangement, lush keys and warm a bassline to match.
Get it on Apple Music and Deezer.
Get the album on Itunes.