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.
Remember, don’t forget to support them by sharing their works.
If you like this article check out our previous entries HERE
Beatmaschine – “Thoughts”
Get it on Spotify below
EyeLoveBrandon – “Underneath the Stars”
EyeLoveBrandon‘s eclectic style of fusing hip-hop, jazz, lounge, and Latin elements is displayed on his song “Underneath the stars”. A laid back soothing beat that draws the listener into a world where he or she can forget the worries of the world. On here he also brings in guitarist Benedict Quinn who adds an extra touch to the song.
Atreesto – “Backtracks”
Atreesto gifts us again with a new jam he calls “Backtracks’, a gritty, alluring boombap-infused record that is quite engaging from start to finish. The track has a chilled vibe that keeps the listener tuned from start to finish
get it on Spotify
David Nellessen – “As the Seasons Change”
Kaiserslautern, Germany based David Nellessen delivers a solid instrumental he calls “As the seasons change”. Using live instrumentation from lush keys, guitars, he creates a very entrancing piece that is soulful and soothing.
He also produces/plays guitar music with the musical project called MNDR.
Get it on iTunes and Spotify below
Louis Metric – Oranges (Instrumental).
Louis Metric adds some vitamin C into the mix on his new track “Oranges” which blends hip-hop with some Latin funk to boot. Well crafted and smooth all the way.
BA The Rebel – “Ghost”
Rising producer BA The Rebel makes his debut on TWIB with a dark trap beat titled “Ghost”. He goes for a somewhat minimalistic feel laced with dark elements.
Anthony Bailey – “All That Matters”
Anthony Bailey returns to our top 10 instrumental list with a solid effort titled “All That Matters”. A head nodding, soul infused jam that will entice and keep the head nodding at the same time. Hit the play button and check it out.
Get it on Spotify
13thousand. – “slick”
Beatmaker from east London by way of Philly 13thousand never disappoints and he delivers another solid gem titled “slick”. Backed by nostalgic arps and head nodding drums, he draws the listener in and keeps them locked as he introduces nostalgia-inducing horns into the mix.
Kicktracks – “Summer Ends Today”
Kicktracks share some summer vibes on his new beat titled “Summer Ends Today”. Using lo-fi elements from choppy piano sprinkles, muted horns and warm basslines, he brings the listener into a world where his or her worries are cast off and puts them in a very relaxing state of mind. Get it on Spotify
M0RPHEUS – “misty”
M0RPHEUS pays homage to lofi hip hop on his new effort titled “misty”. He utilizes a smooth piano chord progression which he says was inspired from a jazz standard of the same name as the beat. he infuses the piano against a smooth drum arrangement and laces it with some synths to give it a lush polish.
In his words, the track exude that soothing “Early morning vibes, watching the petals fly off a flower, leaves off a tree”
M0RPHEUS is Adelaide-born, Sydney-based keyboardist, singer-songwriter and producer. Immersed in music from the age of 5, M0RPHEUS has worked tirelessly to perfect his craft as a performer and a songwriter, with jazz being the focal point of everything he creates. Inspired by the likes of Robert Glasper, Hiatus Kaiyote and Wallace makes for a familiar retro sound with exciting modern production.