With DubTurbo, you have everything you need to make your own rap beats. DubTurbo is designed for the beginner, but that doesn’t mean you’ll get “beginner” results from this program! DubTurbo software is available for both Windows and Mac computers, so you can use the computer resources you have on hand to get started on your rap music-making career!
DubTurbo gives you a 16-track sequencer that will help you create the professional sound you’re looking for. Better than most beginner programs, DubTurbo will also help you create .WAV files, which give you the very best sound quality available.
DubTurbo is simple to use and easy to learn. You don’t need to have loads of experience with the computer or music making to lay down some wicked beats. DubTurbo will make you sound like a professional right from the beginning.
The number of fresh sound kits you get with DubTurbo will amaze you. But that’s not all. You also get a load of free tutorial videos that will help you learn how to use the software and make your own, unique sound. DubTurbo also provides you with a growing library of royalty-free rap beats that you can sample and use in your music. This feature alone makes DubTurbo worth having, especially when you consider how expensive it can be to license copyrighted music.
Better still, you can add your own sounds to DubTurbo and mix them into your music. You’re not limited to the samples and sounds that come with the program. Make and add your own sounds for a product that is uniquely yours!
DubTurbo gives you 32 bars – something most entry-level beatmakers don’t. The more bars you have, the more music you can make and the more sounds you can create. You will have the tools you need to make a fresh, funky and completely unique sound.
With the tutorials, the 16-track sequencer, 32 bars, royalty-free beats, the ability to add your own sounds and make high quality sound files, there’s no reason NOT to download DubTurbo today!
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The Beastie Boys are just the third rap group to be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, behind Run-DMC and Grandmaster Flash and the Furious Five. Rap masters LL Cool J and Chuckie D formally inducted the group.
In its earliest years, the group was associated closely with producing legends Russell Simmons and Rick Rubin at Def Jam Records. The group credited other acts in the emerging rap music genre for their influences, including Bad Brains, The Slits, the Treacherous Three and XRay Spex. Four of the group’s eight albums reached the top of the Billboard Album chart, including Licensed to Ill, Ill Communication, Hello Nasty and To the 5 Boroughs. The group continues to perform today, and most recently released an album entitled Hot Sauce Committee Part Two in 2011.
Their first release, New York Thrash, was a forerunner of the modern mixtape and preceded the release of their first EP, Polly Wog Stew (1982). Originally, the band worked in the hardcore metal genre, but successfully made the switch to rap early on. Since the group’s inception, they’ve sold more than 40 million albums world wide, about half of which were sold in the United States.
The Beastie Boys made it big with the help of an established music producer, but they also helped to open the door for artists who want to produce their own music. The Beastie Boys were considered a “groundbreaking” act in the 1980′s and served as many fans’ first introduction to the rap music genre. The group paired famously with Run-DMC for its Raising Hell tour in 1985 and first cracked the R & B and Dance charts in the same year with “Hold It Now, Hit It.”
The Beastie Boys demonstrate that anyone can break into rap music and deliver a successful sound. For aspiring new musicians in the rap music genre, one of the best tools to have is DubTurbo, a complete music-production software package that lets you create your own musical style!
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The classic rappers are now the industry’s elder statesmen, as the second generation of rappers move into the music industry. Diggy Simmons is no exception. Son of Run DMC rapper Rev Run, Simmons is well on his way to his own claim to fame, hitting Ace Showbiz’s list at Number 3. Simmons isn’t new to the rap scene. He’s been self-producing and self-publishing his own music since 2009. 2011 is a breakout year for the young rapper, though. He hit the Billboard charts and peaked at number 21 with his first hit single, “Copy Paste.” He’s also received some professional recognitions from BET for his musical talent. He’s definitely on the “watch list” for 2012.
Entering the Ace Showbiz list at Number 6 is Tyler the Creator. Tyler the Creator – like Diggy Simmons – isn’t brand new to the rap and hip-hop scene. He broke in with Odd Future Wolf Gang Kill Them but that hasn’t stopped him from carving his own path to success. His major solo hit in 2011 was Yonkers – again a self-produced, self-published tune that stirred up a commotion by taking on B.o.B., Hayley Williams and Bruno Mars. The fuss was apparently worth it because the song hit number 9 on the Billboard Hotseeker chart and Tyler the Creator’s album, Goblin, hit the number 5 spot on Billboard’s Hot 200.
Mac Miller pulled a fast one on the hip-hop world by hitting the top album spot on Billboard’s Hot 200 with an independent label – Rostrum Records. That feat was first accomplished in 1995 by the Dogg Pound, and Miller’s Blue Slide Park is the only indie album ever to repeat that. Miller, at just 19 years of age, is certainly an artist to keep an eye on in 2012.
J. Cole rounded out Ace Showbiz’s list in the Number 10 spot. J. Cole had a lot of help from mentor Jay-Z, and it seems to have paid off for the young rapper – whose debut album hit the Number 1 spot. The top spot is a little more special because J. Cole is the first solo act to hit the Number 1 spot with his debut album since B.o.B. J. Cole was also nominated for a Grammy Award for Best New Artist in 2011.
The key takeaway here is that two of the four top acts of 2011 went the self-produced route. They are absolute proof that you can self-produce your own music and be highly successful at it.
If you’re into making rap beats, make your 2012 resolution one that includes self-producing your own music with Sonic Producer, one of the best music production software packages available today.
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With a monthly membership, you’re paying month after month to get access to rap beats. With a licensing arrangement, you’re paying hundreds or perhaps thousands of dollars for access to a single sample. With Sonic Producer, you get complete access to thousands of royalty-free samples that you can use and re-use however you want.
When you’re done making your music, you get the rights to all of your sounds. You can distributed, perform, or sell your music with no worries about paying royalties to anyone. Your music – your sound – is all yours, with no additional fees or royalties owed to anyone.
You can distribute your music to your friends, perform it live or even sell it on iTunes. The entire library of rap beats that come with Sonic Producer might cost thousands of dollars if you licensed each beat individually. Fortunately, the entire collection is included with the cost of the software.
Not only that, you also get a library of tutorial videos that can help you learn how to make the music that your fans want to hear most! Get your sounds down, get your music down and get your music career in high gear with Sonic Producer. Sonic Producer is available for both the Macintosh and PC platforms, so you don’t need any special computer equipment beyond what you already have. You also don’t need expensive recording and mixing gear to get a professional sounding recording.
With Sonic Producer, you get professional sounding recording capabilities and the ability to mix your music to MP3 for easy distribution. You also get a full library of royalty-free sound samples, and a free library of tutorial videos that are definitely worth the price! You can make your own rap beats and get yourself into the music business without spending thousands of dollars on equipment, studio time and licensing fees! Why would you pay for a monthly Web site membership, when you can get a full library of rap beats included with a great product like Sonic Producer?
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If you really want to see what the world of self-produced music is all about, take a minute to read what Falyon has to say. He’s worked hard to make a name for himself. That’s evident because just about every promoter in the rap music industry knows Sean Falyon.
Falyon is a big proponent of social networking and other tools that can help you get the word out about your music. You don’t need a promoter, and you don’t need a big machine, but if you don’t have the horsepower behind you, you will have to do a lot of work on your own. Falyon says that social networks like Facebook and Twitter are great for getting the word out about your rap beats. You also need to have your own Web site, which you keep updated with new beats and news about yourself, your appearances and your musical career.
Falyon also says that you need make some investments to make your music stand out. This could mean making your own videos and your own music recordings. Studio time is expensive, as any would-be rapper knows. You need to get the studio sound without having to spend the big bucks on studio equipment. And “studio” doesn’t just mean the recording studio. Today’s rap beats are accompanied by visuals, including videos and photos.
Get comfortable with making your own recordings. Sonic Producer is a great tool for this. Not only will you be able to make professional-quality recordings, you’ll also get an entire library of royalty-free samples that you can use with your sound. You can also find low-cost video cameras that put out some great pictures. Learn how to make your own videos and visuals, and you could get yourself noticed on your own Web site, YouTube and other visual media outlets.
I strongly encourage you to read the rest of the blog post. Falyon has a lot more to say and it’s great advice for someone who’s trying to make a name and still self-produce his (or her) own music. It also gives you an idea of what lies ahead for the truly dedicated musician. Falyon says his career isn’t where he wants it to be, but his approached to self-produced music has taken him far.
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Omarion, who has made a name on the R&B scene, says that the mixtape concept is one he could never get comfortable with. Characterizing himself as being “opposed” to making mixtapes, he says he’s now rethought the whole idea and thinks that mixtapes can represent a significant opportunity. He now says that he knows that the most successful musicians do more than sing, and the mixtape is a way to explore the wide range of talents today’s entertainers must have.
Mixtapes are a great way to break into a business, start or restart a career or explore a different musical genre. For musicians who have made a name for themselves in one type of music, a mixtape is a great way to break out.
Today, thanks to the evolution of groundbreaking software like Sonic Producer, even self-produced music can get a professional studio sound. Sonic Producer is available for both the Macintosh and PC, and eliminates the need to have expensive recording mixers. Sonic Producer can accommodate up to 16 sound sources and will help even novice music producers create a professional sound.
Better still, Sonic Producer comes with thousands of free music samples. Samples are a key part of making rap beats today, but licensing samples or purchasing royalty –free samples can cost an arm and a leg.
With Sonic Producer, you get the software and thousands of royalty-free music samples for one low price. You’ll also get helpful video tutorials that will show you how to use Sonic Producer and make the most of the software.
Create your own rap beats, make your own mixtapes and distribute them easily by exporting them to MP3 format. Use Sonic Producer to make your own sound or explore new musical options.
You don’t have to spend a fortune on recording equipment, or rent an expensive production studio to get high quality sound. Download your own copy of Sonic Producer and start making your own rap beats. Whether you’re making music for your own enjoyment, to entertain your friends or to launch a career, you can’t go wrong with Sonic Producer. Download your copy today and start making your own rap beats!
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Most rap music contains beat samples from other songs – either from rap or from some other genre. When a rapper samples the music of another artist, typically he or she splits the proceeds of the song with the original artist as a way to license the music. If a rapper can come up with his or her own beats, or uses music that is royalty-free, there are no splits involved. All of the money stays home with the original artist.
Sonic Producer offers a library of thousands of royalty-free samples that aspiring musicians can use, without having to worry about splitting the proceeds of any songs. Royalty-free music samples can cost hundreds of dollars when purchased individually. The exceptionally large collection of royalty-free rap beats is what makes Sonic Producer stand out from the crowd. The beats alone are worth a fortune!
Aside from the great free rap beats, Sonic Producer also provides video tutorials to help new music producers learn how to get the most out of the Sonic Producer software. Sonic Producer is easy to use, but there are a lot of features that new music producers may want to take advantage of. The tutorials show you how to make the best music possible.
Sonic Producer contains all of the features you need to make professional-quality sound recordings. You don’t need additional equipment and you don’t need the services of a professional sound engineer. Everything you need is right in the box! Once your music is arranged the way you want it to be, lay it off to MP3 and start sharing it with your friends, your fans or with anyone! Sonic Producer enables you to make high-quality recordings that you can even sell on iTunes.
Create a name for yourself with your rap beats by creating and distributing your own mixtapes. Let everyone hear your raps and get your name out in the open. Give your mixes to the local DJs and help them help you promote your act. Download Sonic Producer today. It’s available for both the Mac and PC platforms. What are you waiting for?
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If you want to make music and need rap beats to do that, the alternatives go something like this: you can make your own. You can buy someone else’s. You can use someone else’s without asking (but there are serious risks to that approach), or you can find a source of royalty-free rap beats that is inexpensive, yet provides you with enough of a sound catalog to do what you want to do.
To make your own rap beats, you’ll need a synthesizer, a mixing board and other equipment. You may also need actual instruments and still more recording equipment. You’ll also need editing software that you can use for post-production work. If you think that route sounds expensive, it is.
We’ve already covered buying someone else’s catalog of sounds. That gets serious really fast. At $25-$50 a beat, you can easily spend thousands of dollars assembling the catalog you want to work with.
You can “sample” someone else’s tunes to get the beats you’re looking for. Up front, that’s the easiest thing to do. The problem comes in later… sometimes much later. If you hit and people start listening to your music, someone eventually will find your self-serve sample. And you’ll get sued. The law isn’t on your side. In fact, some of the biggest names in the rap industry have been sued for copyright infringement. If the original artist can prove that you took their work without asking (which is a nice way of saying “without paying for it”), you’ll lose and you can lose big. The courts can require your song to be removed from the store shelves. You can also be forced to turn over all the profits from the song that uses the work. If the song happens to be your big hit, that can be a big hit to your wallet!
There is one more option. You can work with a software package called Sonic Producer. Sonic Producer has a built-in catalog of thousands of royalty-free samples that you’re free to use. Once you’ve made your music, the music is yours. You don’t owe anyone anything, and you own the rights to the work. Sonic Producer’s catalog alone is worth the price you’ll pay for the software, which is available for both Mac and PC. No extra equipment to buy, no license fees to pay, and everything you make is yours. What’s not to like about that?
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More traditional (and maybe saner) measures of a musician’s popularity include sales figures, which would put Eminem in the driver’s seat on that one for 2010. If you pay attention to the critics, then you’d have to go with Kanye West, who blew out his fellow rappers in 2010 with the nearly perfect critical success of My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy.
Newcomers who received a lot of press include Nicki Minaj, whose Pink Friday debut album sold nearly 400,000 units in its first week on the chart. All of that attention has created a little feud between Lil Kim and Nicki Minaj. Lil Kim claims that Minaj has stolen her style and disrespected her in the process. Minaj didn’t take that sitting down, calling Lil Kim a “has been” in her Roman’s Revenge single. Lil Kim shot back with a single entitled Black Friday, a play on Minaj’s album title. Now Foxy Brown may be jumping into the mix with a rap called “Christmas Massacre,” which Brown will perform at Club Jelani’s in Brooklyn on Christmas Eve.
This war of words among the rap stars should illustrate how quickly a rap music artist can produce music today. In the past, an artist might take months to write and record a song. Compiling an album could take much longer. Artists were considered “prolific” if they released one album each year.
Today’s rap music artists write and record music every day. They may produce hundreds of songs each year, and many, though not all of them are worthy of an album release. In addition to albums, artists can also release independent singles, mixtapes, LPs and mini-albums. Better still, these songs can be released almost immediately after they’ve been recorded.
If you’re looking to break into the music scene, there’s no better way to do it than with a product called Sonic Producer. Sonic Producer allows you to record, mix and distribute your own rap beats. It comes with thousands of royalty-free samples that can be used in any way you want. Once you’re done recording, you own the music free and clear! Download your copy of Sonic Producer today and get your music out in the open!
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While the Black Eyed Peas have plenty of nastiness in their lyrics, you can bet that the halftime show will be as vanilla as rap music can get. Expect a lot of great rap beats, a less-than-hot performance and a minimum of surprises. Also expect about a 10-second delay for the broadcast! The Peas are a relatively mature rap act, so you can expect the hijinks to stay below the radar.
If the Peas don’t suit your tastes, consider making your own halftime show instead. If you’re into making rap beats, there’s no better time to show off your talent than during the halftime show at your own Superbowl party. Whether you’re new to making rap beats, or have been on the scene for awhile, download a copy of Sonic Producer and get started on creating your own halftime sensation.
Sonic Producer has everything you need to put together outstanding rap beats. Aside from being loaded with more than 2,000 royalty-free samples, Sonic Producer has everything you need to mix your own tracks. You don’t need additional equipment because Sonic Producer has everything you need built-in.
If you’re having trouble with the software, check out the Sonic Producer tutorial videos that will help you make the best rap beats Sonic Producer has to offer. The tutorial help is included with the software package, so once again – nothing extra to buy.
Export your rap beats to MP3 and play them as backup, as the main event or distribute them to your friends and fans. Sonic Producer has the best features and is available for both the PC and Macintosh platforms. You can work on your music with your current computer setup. Sonic Producer is easy to learn and includes the features you want most in a software package designed to help you make rap beats. If you’ve got what it takes, host your own Superbowl Halftime show and let Sonic Producer help you put it together!
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