Archive for the 'Instrumentals' Category

PREMIERE: Cardo & Sledgren – “1996″

Wednesday, July 1st, 2015

The homies just sent over this new instrumental they cooked up.

Produced by Cardo & Sledgren.

Artwork by Cardo.

Previously: The Game ft. Drake – 100 (Prod. by Cardo & Johnny Juliano) | Curren$y Records 5 Sledgren Tracks (Video) | Jeezy & DJ Drama – Gangsta Party (Mixtape)

El RTNC – Sam (Instrumentals)

Thursday, June 25th, 2015

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El RTNC drops a new beat tape which apparently takes its name from the main character of Wes Anderson’s Moonrise Kingdom. I have not had a chance to listen yet, but some of these beats are the original versions of tracks that eventually ended up on the Your Old Droog LP:

This is onr of the “beat tapes” Your Old Droog picked the beats for the Y.O.D LP. It’s my pleasure to release the beats as they were, as he heard then for the first time, unedited and unchanged for your listening pleasure.

Listen below and purchase via Bandcamp.

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Mike WiLL Made-It – #InstrumentalTuesdays Vol. 4

Tuesday, June 23rd, 2015

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Mike WiLL Made-It continues his #InstrumentalTuesdays with the 4th entry. This one contains instrumentals for Schoolboy Q’s “What They Want”, Future’s “Real And True” and Lil Wayne’s “Love Me”.

Previously: Mike WiLL Made-It – #InstrumentalTuesdays Vol. 3

Pete Rock – Petestrumentals 2 (Album Stream)

Tuesday, June 23rd, 2015

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After nearly 15 years, Pete Rock finally gives us the sequel to his classic Petestrumentals beat tape. The album is on sale now through Mello Music Group and you can stream all 20 tracks in full below. Please, rappers, do everybody a favor and refrain from jumping on any of these beats unless you are properly qualified.

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Blended Babies – 2 (Instrumentals)

Friday, June 19th, 2015

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The Blended Babies deliver the second installment in their ongoing series of instrumental tapes, appropriately titled 2. Listen below.

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Mike WiLL Made-It – #InstrumentalTuesdays Vol. 3

Tuesday, June 16th, 2015

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Mike WiLL continues to liberate some of the best instrumentals of the past year or so with his weekly #InstrumentalTuesdays EP series. Today he blesses us with Chief Keef’s “No Tomorrow”, Future’s “Never Satisfied” and Rae Sremmurd’s “This Could Be Us”. Stream below.

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Mike WiLL Made-It – #InstrumentalTuesdays Vol. 2

Tuesday, June 9th, 2015

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For this week’s installment of #InstrumentalTuesdays, Mike WiLL liberates the banger that is Rick Ross and Young Jeezy’s “War Ready”, plus Nicki Minaj’s “I Lied” and Rihanna’s “Pour It Up”.

Previously: Mike WiLL Made-It – #InstrumentalTuesdays Vol. 1

Mike WiLL Made-It – #InstrumentalTuesdays Vol. 1

Wednesday, June 3rd, 2015

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The esteemed Mike WiLL will be running a new series called #InstrumentalTuesdays for the foreseeable future and last night he liberated 3 of his well known beats to set things off. Below you can stream Big Sean’s “Paradise”, Miley Cyrus’ “Drive” and Juicy J’s “Show Out”.

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Alchemist – Israeli Salad (Instrumentals)

Tuesday, May 26th, 2015

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Today Alchemist drops Israeli Salad, a collection of instrumentals inspired by the Holy Land and oringally conceived in 2011 which are only now seeing the light of day. Artwork by Unga of Haifa’s Broken Fingaz.

Stream in full below and purchase on iTunes, as well as on standard or limited edition vinyl.

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Pete Rock – Heaven & Earth

Tuesday, May 26th, 2015

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The Chocolate Boy Wonder liberates another crazy beat from his Petestrumentals 2 album, which arrives June 23rd. Pre-order here.

Previously: Pete Rock – Cosmic Slop (Video)