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At the dawn of the hip-hop era, all rap was East Coast rap. All of rap's most important early artists were based in the New York City area -- old-school legends like DJ Kool Herc, Grandmaster Flash, Afrika Bambaataa, the Sugarhill Gang, Kurtis Blow, and Run-D.M.C. As rap grew and became more diverse over the course of the '80s, productive scenes began to spring up in other locations around the country; nonetheless, East Coast rap dominated through most of the '80s. Although the sound of East Coast rap wasn't completely uniform, from the mid- to late '80s it tended to gravitate to more aggressive beats and sample collages, and many MCs prided themselves on their technical dexterity in craftin ... Read More


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TITE - (by Matthew Mirron)  Year: 2015
Matthew Mirron Dark, riff-driven hip-hop beat and a brooding and detached character. Perfect for bringing a vibe of urban cool to television, advertisements, trailers, video games, and film. Instrumental, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
9 Mixes Available  
767593 3:49 Med Slow 85   


CLOCKWORK - (by Frequencee)  Year: 2015
Frequencee This track has old school boom bap inspired drums layered with an eclectic mix of guitars, clavinet, rhoads and a west coast style g-funk sine lead. The track would be a perfect underscore for urban themed tv, film or documentary seeking a mood or theme of mystery. Instrumental, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, East Coast
740916 2:59 Med Slow 89   
30sec - Hip Hop, East Coast
740913 0:34 Med Slow 89   
Stinger - Hip Hop, East Coast
740915 0:12 Med Slow 89   
60sec - Hip Hop, Action Thriller Hip Hop
740914 1:01 Med Slow 89   


BAND OF BANDITS - (by Logwood Productions)  Year: 2015
Logwood Productions Yeah, we’re bandits, and we can make things very hard for you. Or you can fight on the winning side. Your call. Either way, you are my property now. Instrumental, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, East Coast
731322 3:17 Med Slow 80   


NO DEPENDENT - (by Logwood Productions)  Year: 2015
Logwood Productions Dana’s been through it all. She’s lived a lifetime of let downs and disappointments and has realized that she is the only one she can trust. Wouldn’t you agree? Instrumental, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, East Coast
724131 3:06 Med Slow 95   


LOOKIN' PRETTY - (by Logwood Productions)  Year: 2015
Logwood Productions I don’t pick ‘em, they just pick me! Who am I to say no? Taste is taste and I can’t help it if mine is just too good. Instrumental, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, East Coast
724122 4:07 Med Slow 91   


MOUNTAIN TOP - (by Logwood Productions)  Year: 2015
Logwood Productions Ever wonder what’s on the other side? Ever dared to take steps towards the higher ground? On the other side of the bridge could be paradise. It could be something else entirely. Let me know when you reach the Mountain Top. Instrumental, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, East Coast
724121 2:00 Med Slow 84   


PURPLE SWAG - (by Logwood Productions)  Year: 2015
Logwood Productions Fly, spin, glide, jump, ride, float, fall and get back up. Just another unstoppable day in my purple vans. Unbreakable! Instrumental, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, East Coast
722837 3:09 Med Slow 85   


BEAUTIFUL LIGHTS - (by D.C. SoulPlusMind)  Year: 2015
D.C. SoulPlusMind Positive, bright, joyous Hip-Hop / Rap / Jazz-Rap instrumental cue. Balanced and bright piano and horns combined with driving drums. Great for corporate and brand promos, commercials and videos. Great for light, optimistic, summery / spring scenes and themes. Great for reality TV and travel scenes. Instrumental, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, East Coast
707186 3:47 Med Slow 90   
Variation (No Sax) - Hip Hop, East Coast
707187 3:47 Med Slow 90   


ETCHED IN STONE - (by GREENLIGHTS)  Year: 2015
GREENLIGHTS An old school hip hop beat with a new age sound that pumps from hard hitting drums. Lyrics are smooth with a message given about how writing to music is in our blood and nature! A dJ cuts across a solid chorus with synth, violin, and organ smoothing out the hype bump of the snare drum and breaks. Male Rap & Vocals, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (New Age Hip hop ) - Hip Hop, East Coast
706648 4:14 Medium 115   


ON FIRE TONIGHT - (by KCentric)  Year: 2015
KCentric High energy East Coast Hip Hop. Action packed and ready for a cool sports show. Ideal for flashy or over the top highlights or big plays. Perfect for TV, film, web, advertising, and digital media. Bouncy hip-hop drums, slick synthesizers, and hypnotic electric guitars. Broadcast ready for game time! Instrumental, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
60sec - Hip Hop, East Coast
706503 1:03 Med Slow 100   


WASTELAND (FEATURING DOMINIQUE LARUE) - (by D.C. SoulPlusMind)  Year: 2014
D.C. SoulPlusMind Sincere, honest and sentimental Hip-Hop / Rap song featuring female vocals. A song about a woman feeling empty inside and dealing with a broken heart. Great for breakups and heartache scenes. Chorus is great for hopelessness, somber, or giving up scenes. Good for reality TV, urban / lost love themes, Female Rap & Vocals, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, East Coast
702323 3:58 Med Slow 92   
Variation (Instrumental) - Hip Hop, East Coast
702322 3:58 Med Slow 92   


SUPERNOVA - (by D.C. SoulPlusMind)  Year: 2014
D.C. SoulPlusMind Dark and ominous East Coast influenced Hip-Hop / Rap instrumental cue. Gloomy string plucks and orchestra hits create a haunting, menacing, and sinister feeling. Great for dark, crime, night, gangsta / gangster, or gloomy scenes. Great for urban based movies and reality TV as well. Instrumental, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, East Coast
689258 2:41 Med Slow 85   


NUTHIN' HIGHER (FEATURING SNAKE HOLLYWOOD) - (by D.C. SoulPlusMind)  Year: 2013
D.C. SoulPlusMind Inspiring, gritty and braggadocio Hip-Hop / Rap song featuring male vocals. Hard hitting drums coupled with ominous organ and haunting piano. Lyrics about being the best, the realest and the king. Great for urban, drama, gangsta and drug scenes. Good for reality and urban TV / Films. Male Vocals, Hip Hop, East Coast  Caution: Explicit Lyrics
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, East Coast
689238 3:50 Med Slow 90   
Variation A (Clean) - Hip Hop, East Coast
689236 3:50 Med Slow 90   
Variation B (Instrumental) - Hip Hop, East Coast
689237 3:50 Med Slow 90   


COOL AND COLLECTED - (by Logwood Productions)  Year: 2014
Logwood Productions Being cool and collected in the face of a daunting situation can be the difference between success and failure. This track captures the essence of a calm mind with it's rhythm, and will surely leave you feeling cool. Instrumental, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, East Coast
686867 4:04 Med Slow 90   


ON THE CASE - (by Logwood Productions)  Year: 2014
Logwood Productions When duty calls, there is no time to second guess yourself or try to delay. There is only the choice to face destiny head on, and to come out victorious. This track provides the epic feel needed to give you the confidence to succeed. Instrumental, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, East Coast
672059 4:04 Med Slow 90   


EVENING ON BROADWAY - (by Logwood Productions)  Year: 2014
Logwood Productions It's show night on Broadway, which means that all the stars and high-rollers are donning their fanciest attire to attend the theatre. This track gives the feel of a big shot stepping out of his luxury car into the night, Instrumental, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, East Coast
671778 3:19 Med Slow 85   


MAD HOUSE (FEAT. GLEAMS) - (by D.C. SoulPlusMind)  Year: 2014
D.C. SoulPlusMind Dark, sinister and haunting Hip-Hop / Rap song featuring male vocals. Lyrics about being stuck in a murderous, devilish and vile mad house. Ominous piano and choir instrumentation combine with heavy drums. Great for dark, gloomy, crime, gore scenes and themes. Great for film and TV. Male Rap, Hip Hop, East Coast  Caution: Explicit Lyrics
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, East Coast
667261 4:25 Med Slow 92   
Variation (Instrumental) - Hip Hop, East Coast
667260 4:25 Med Slow 92   


LESSON LEARNED (FEATURING PALMER REED) - (by D.C. SoulPlusMind)  Year: 2013
D.C. SoulPlusMind Bright, intelligent, and upbeat Hip-Hop / Rap song featuring male vocals. Braggadocio lyrics about being on top and being better than the rest. Driving drums and elegant piano instrumentation create the backdrop. Great for urban theme movies and TV shows as well as reality TV. Male Rap, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, East Coast
665374 2:28 Med Slow 99   
Variation (Instrumental) - Hip Hop, East Coast
665373 2:28 Med Slow 99   


LAMBO LULLABY (FEATURING BORN I MUSIC) - (by D.C. SoulPlusMind)  Year: 2013
D.C. SoulPlusMind Sexy, braggadocio, and racy Hip-Hop / Rap song featuring male vocals. Lyrics about living the life of women, cars, money, and partying. Elegant and bright electric piano instrumentation combined with bouncy drums and Dubstep wobble bass. Great Urban and party themed scenes. Great for reality TV. Male Rap, Hip Hop, East Coast  Caution: Explicit Lyrics
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, East Coast
660431 4:17 Slow 72   
Variation A (Instrumental) - Hip Hop, East Coast
660430 4:17 Slow 72   
Variation B (Clean) - Hip Hop, Hip Hop Soul
660429 4:17 Slow 72   


THANK YOU (FEATURING TREW) - (by D.C. SoulPlusMind)  Year: 2013
D.C. SoulPlusMind Aggressive, energized and powerful Hip-Hop / Rap vocal song featuring male vocals. Braggadocio lyrics about being the best and dismissing the haters. Driving brass and guitar instrumentation combined with upbeat drums. Great for TV and film. Great for urban, sports and competition themed TV / film. Male Rap, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, East Coast
645452 2:25 Medium 128   
Variation (Instrumental) - Hip Hop, Dramatic Hip Hop
645451 2:25 Medium 128   


BE ALL (FEATURING BORN I MUSIC) - (by D.C. SoulPlusMind)  Year: 2013
D.C. SoulPlusMind Dreamy, atmospheric, Kanye West-esque Hip-Hop song featuring male vocals. Emotional lyrics about struggling, living your dreams and accomplishing goals. Pensive piano and airy synth instrumentation coupled with epic drums / percussion. Great for urban TV / films or struggle, dark, pensive scenes. Male Vocals, Hip Hop, East Coast  Caution: Explicit Lyrics
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, East Coast
638708 4:58 Slow 75   
Variation A (Clean) - Hip Hop, East Coast
638706 4:58 Slow 75   
Variation B (Instrumental) - Hip Hop, East Coast
638707 4:58 Slow 75   


DOIN WHAT WE DOIN - (by Homemadesoul)  Year: 2013
Homemadesoul Hip hop track made straight for the club. It is a banger, and has the bass to go with it. The instrumental take a minimalist approach with skimpy sounds, and booming bass. Instrumental, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, East Coast  
630683 4:23 Med Fast 184   
Segue - Talking, American / Male  
630669 0:01   
Loop - Keyboard,  
630678 0:05 Med Fast 184   
Variation A (Hook Back Acapella) - Vocals,  
630671 0:10 Med Fast 184   
Variation B (Hook Acapella) - Vocals,  
630670 0:15 Med Fast 184   
Loop A - Drum Loops, Hip hop  
630675 0:05 Med Fast 184   
Loop B - Hip Hop, Hip Hop Instrumental  
630677 0:16 Med Fast 184   


CHAMPIONS REIGN - (by D.C. SoulPlusMind)  Year: 2013
D.C. SoulPlusMind Regal, triumphant and determined Hip-Hop / Rap instrumental cue. Inspiring and empowering piano drive the track while the drums juxtapose the instrumentation with a gritty and dark vibe. Great for urban, street, night, and driving scenes. Also, great for reality TV or urban TV and movies. Instrumental, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, East Coast
618951 3:09 Med Slow 94   


MAJOR LAKER - (by D.C. SoulPlusMind)  Year: 2013
D.C. SoulPlusMind Pensive and reflective Hip-Hop / Rap instrumental cue. Instrumentation and drums give a sense of careful thought and consideration. Bright lead synth infuses hope into the cue. Great for reflective montages or solemn and deep thought scenes. Good to reality TV shows as well. Instrumental, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, East Coast
615192 2:59 Slow 78   


HAD IT ALL (FEATURING D. LARUE AND ELLE WINSTON) - (by D.C. SoulPlusMind)  Year: 2013
D.C. SoulPlusMind Sincere and sentimental Hip-Hop / Rap song featuring female vocals. A song about a woman in an abusive marriage that gave up, broke down and stayed in the relationship. Great for dark breakups and abusive relationship scenes. Chorus is great for hopelessness, somber, or giving up scenes. Female Vocals, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (Main) - Hip Hop, East Coast
610736 3:39 Med Slow 85   
Variation (Instrumental) - Hip Hop, East Coast
610735 3:39 Med Slow 85   


GET UP AND GO (FEATURING DOMINIQUE LARUE) - (by D.C. SoulPlusMind)  Year: 2013
D.C. SoulPlusMind Empowering, sincere and hopeful Hip-Hop / Rap song featuring female vocals. An endearing and caring song about love and taking the next step in a relationship. A song about going from friends to lovers. Great for love, relationship, partnership, travel and romance scenes. Female Vocals, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (Main) - Hip Hop, East Coast
610722 3:50 Med Slow 89   
Variation (Instrumental) - Hip Hop, East Coast
610721 3:50 Med Slow 89   


DISTRESS SIGNAL - (by D.C. SoulPlusMind)  Year: 2013
D.C. SoulPlusMind Driving, engaging and motivating Hip-Hop / Rap instrumental cue. Pulsing bass and moving drums create a sense of urgency and movement. Great for reality TV, chase scenes, crime scenes or action scenes. Instrumental, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (Main) - Hip Hop, East Coast
607798 2:36 Med Slow 89   
Variation (Drum And Bass Only) - Hip Hop, East Coast
607797 2:36 Med Slow 89   


READY TO RIDE (FEATURING GLEAMS) - (by D.C. SoulPlusMind)  Year: 2013
D.C. SoulPlusMind Fierce, confident, electric guitar driven Hip-Hop / Rap song featuring male vocals. Storytelling song about a biker group and their lives in the city. Great for motorcycle / bike scenes, scenes in the ghetto or dark street life scenes. Good for all things urban. Male Rap, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (Main) - Hip Hop, East Coast
606412 4:26 Slow 70   
Variation (Instrumental) - Hip Hop, East Coast
606411 4:26 Slow 70   


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