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.
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Supervillain – The Awakening.
Norway based producer Supervillain kicks off the list with “The Awakening”, a futuristic blend of sounds tapped from various sources. Here we get tinges of EDM, pop, hip-hop mixed with trap-like elements.
Best known for producing platinum and gold records for artists such as Madcon, Karpe Diem & Sharaya J, he is know stepping into the limelight with an epic instrumental project called Future Space Magic.“The Awakening” is taken from the 7 song project. Get it on Spotify
Husky Wolfenstein – Last Ride Out Vaporhill
Producer Husky Wolfenstein delivers a video-game-esque piece he calls “Last Ride Out Vaporhill“. The sounds are quirky and really off-kilter, to be honest, but sure has alluring components. A short intermission from a character called Glados from the Portal series is also present in the middle of the beat.
Get his projectWolfenstein Unmastered Vol. 1 on Spotify and Apple Music: HERE
Walter Mmari – Transient Beings.
Walter Mmari‘s “Transient Beings” is an epic composition that starts with a cinematic pad and progresses into a layered, emotion-filled soundscape. He says the track came to him one afternoon whilst he was thinking about life and how fragile human life is, and yet how powerful and resilient our spirits are.
LXN – Breath
“Breath”‘ is a track from LXN, Vol. 1, a (mostly) instrumental EP from Madison, WI-based production duo LXN’s (Formerly LaBella X Norwei). The EP makes the perfect listen for a quick 15-minute commute and features verses from fellow Permasonic Records labelmates Ra’Shaun and D.E.M.I. “Breath” is soothing number that blends mellow sounds with soulful vibes.
Get it on Spotify
fuzzy luv – sneak.
23-year-old Jersey city based producer Fuzzy Luv drops a choppy vocal sampled gritty joint titled “Sneak”. He also adds some cinematic chops to the beat to raise the ante.
Farazi – SPACE
After 2 instrumental albums of the “Days of 90” series, Istanbul based producer Farazi is back with a new project titled “CRAFT“. On this EP, Farazi experiments with sounds that is a bit out of his usual style of Hip Hop production. Presented by Below System Records and Deadly Habits Music, “CRAFT” includes 5 new instrumentals by Farazi. “space” is a beat off the aforementioned project.
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