This beat is blowing my mind! The drums sound off-kilter, somehow, but they fit the sample perfectly, and Sean Boog flows nicely above them. From The Away Team’s new album Scares and Stripes.
Two things about this song: It demonstrates how, in rap music, the rapper’s voice serves as an instrument. Listen to the final minute of the song, when the beat plays out; it drags along, with the end of the loop almost slowing down before the piano (or whatever that sample is) kicks in again. Then […]