MP3 School of Beats - Lesson I: Orientation
A blend of sound derived from works of professors of melody & sound.
12 MP3 Songs
HIP HOP/RAP: Hip Hop, URBAN/R&B: Soul
What happens when three individuals with a passion for Hip Hop and Soul music meet on the Hilltop? A blend of sound derived from works of professors of melody & sound. Those lessons learned by pupils, L Shaze aka Laidback, J Sinclair, and Walk On, form School of Beats.
Based in the Nation’s Capital, School of Beats has sound that is dynamic as the surrounding institutions. Their creations are heavily influenced by the pioneers of the urban spirit. In their production you can find hints of Isaac Hayes, ingredients Curtis Mayfield and Willie Hutch, elements of Al Green, and of course a dash of the Philly Sound. Beat conductors, such as, Jay Dee, Pete Rock, DJ Premier, No I.D., Madlib and 9th Wonder, all provide inspiration for these young travelers of rhythm.
In this infant stage of a Hip Hop Renaissance, School of Beats is destined to bring to life the essence of the past and craft standards for the future. So enjoy this site and get ready for class, School of Beats is in session!