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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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STAND TALL - (by WarChild)  Year: 2009
WarChild Native, African, Refugee, Raw, Heavy drums and thick bass, hiphop and rnb, reggae influenced, light synths and acoustic instruments Sounds like elephant man, sean paul, busta rhymes. 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
387201 6:42 Med Slow 85   
Full Track (Shorter Version) - Hip Hop, East Coast
387205 3:41 Med Slow 85   
Variation (4 min Version) - Hip Hop, East Coast
387165 4:01 Med Slow 85   
Bed (48 sec A Capella) - African, African Hip Hop
387209 0:48 Med Slow 85   


LAMBS AND LIONS (FEATURING BORN I MUSIC) - (by D.C. SoulPlusMind)  Year: 2013
D.C. SoulPlusMind Empowering and inspiring Hip-Hop / Rap song with an east coast influence. Percussion heavy, Kanye West influenced instrumental coupled with motivating, emotional and spiritual lyrics. Great for commercials, movies and TV shows. Ultra-Fast rapping, contains explicit lyrics. Male Vocals, Hip Hop, East Coast  Caution: Explicit Lyrics
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (Main) - Hip Hop, East Coast
592735 5:01 Slow 71   
Variation (Instrumental Version) - Hip Hop, East Coast
592734 5:01 Slow 71   


SHORTY WANNA RIDE WITH ME - (by Add-On Music Group)  Year: 2009
Add-On Music Group Hip Hop/Dance track in the style of Chamillionaire's Ridin'. Festive, uptempo, streetwise, heavy on bass, and male rap vocals Featuring SLYKAT, LOKIXXIMO, LUIS ANTHONY, Instrumental, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, East Coast
332854 2:52 Med Slow 100   


COME ON N GIT IT - (by Magma Music)  Year: 2011
Magma Music Aggressive, rugged, and tough hip hop instrumental. Powerful and epic with an authentically gritty urban vibe. True Hip Hop city flava. Instrumental, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, East Coast
534181 2:00 Fast 153   


SQUASH IT - (by Keldamuzik)  Year: 2012
Keldamuzik This is a great powerful anti-violence song. This can be used in documentaries, indie films, major motion pictures, etc. If you are trying to stop the violence in the world this is a good hip hop track that anybody will listen and take on to. Mixed Vocals, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (Anti-violence song) - Hip Hop, East Coast
509697 3:54 Med Slow 92   


SEEDY GLAMOUR, OH YEAH! - (by Riaan Nieuwenhuis)  Year: 2008
Riaan Nieuwenhuis Smooth, silky & seedy. Laidback with black male distant vocals. Hot chillout, groovy, upbeat & minimal. New age urban smoky hip-hop with sexy sleazy & melodic guitar & piano lines. Alley crime, urban menace, petty crooks, stoop card game, ghetto beefing, low riders, mob hit. Sneaking low-life thugs, Instrumental, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, East Coast
422603 3:24 Med Slow 85   


SHORTY WANNA RYDE - (by Lokixximo)  Year: 2008
Lokixximo reggaeton,latin,Hot beats, catchy hook, quirky melody. Edgy intercity themes, raves, clubbing, dancing, hot cars, action, prison breakout, spying, CSI, collecting crime evidence, interlude, cue, trailer, Latin ambience, travel, Caribbean, beaches, boutique hotels, high fashion, catwalk. 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
356361 2:52 Med Slow 103   


BAD GIRL - (by Boostylz)  Year: 2008
Boostylz Boostylz tells her version of being a bad girl like you never heard before. Hot rap style overall southern beat bringing you the full view of why it's good sometimes to be a bad girl. Female Vocals, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, East Coast  
313472 4:13 Fast 150   


LIVE FROM THE GO-GO - (by Chubb Rock / Wordsmith)  Year: 2009
Chubb Rock / Wordsmith Another great Chubb Rock hit with dynamic rappin' lyrics. Builds excitement with the rhythmic backup rappers, setting up the crowd for more fun. Lively, moving, with great enthusiasm and a street-smart vibe. Clever lyrics pay tribute to past iconic black musicians and the go-go era. Cool dance trac, Male Rap & Vocals, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, East Coast
357178 3:26 Medium   


PLEASE LISTEN 2 MY DEMO - (by Minister Kaine)  Year: 2009
Minister Kaine Humorous, sarcastic track about trying to get music noticed by Record Executives and Producers, but only coming up empty and having doors slammed in your face. Sounds like Ice Cube, Tupac. Similar theme as Don't Call Us, We'll Call You by Sugarloaf. Male Vocals, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, East Coast
385619 4:20 Med Slow 90   
60sec - RnB, Contemporary RnB
390943 1:00 Med Slow 90   
Full Track - Hip Hop, Crunk
390928 4:20 Med Slow 90   


TOUGH SITUATION - (by Martin Haene)  Year: 2011
Martin Haene Medium paced hip-hop. Prominent rhythms and bass with pizzicato melodies. Also available as a 60 second cut, a 30 second cut and a Loop. Dance - urban, hip-hop, garage,, Instrumental, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, East Coast
499601 2:18 Med Fast 135   
Loop - Hip Hop, East Coast
499605 0:29 Med Fast 135   
30sec - Hip Hop, East Coast
499602 0:31 Med Fast 134   
60sec - Hip Hop, East Coast
499603 1:01 Med Fast 134   


ALWAYS - (by Eddie Caldwell)  Year: 2010
Eddie Caldwell A song about dedicated fathers being thankful for their sons. Beautiful guitar & funky bassline. Dramatic loving uplifting lyrics of a father singing to his son. Touching tender music with upbeat message for all children. Lessons on how to grow up to be a man, someone to be proud of. Future plans, Male Rap & Vocals, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, East Coast
429242 4:33 Med Slow 94   


SOULMATES (FEATURING KIMIA COLLINS) - (by Chubb Rock / Wordsmith)  Year: 2009
Chubb Rock / Wordsmith Cool sweet bouncy East Coast rap groove. Romantic drama, romcom, dancing, hooking up, hanging out at the club. Urban scenes, limo cruising, 20-somethings. Elegant sweet, new romance, hip love story. Mixed Vocals, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, East Coast
357185 3:29 Medium 129   


GOT THE BOMB - (by Urban Anxiety)
Urban Anxiety Crunk styled rap track with a tongue-in-cheek expression about dropping nuclear bombs. Male Rap, Hip Hop, Political Rap
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, Political Rap  
206776 3:32 Medium 105   
Variation A (Instrumental) - Hip Hop, Political Rap  
206780 3:30 Medium 105   
Variation B (Number 5 Remix) - Hip Hop, East Coast  
206781 3:32 Medium 105   


MICROWAVE MINT - (by Watt Generated Benjamins)  Year: 2011
Watt Generated Benjamins This Hiphop Instrumental is a great sound-alike to the superstar Hiphop Producer Pharrell of The Neptunes. This track uses all the kits and sound effects found in a Pharrell production. Great for rap videos, Corporate branding, youth oriented consumer goods, Sports Video Games, Mobile Apps. Instrumental, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, East Coast  
507924 1:28 Med Fast 146   
Jingle - Soundalikes, Pharrell  
474555 0:27 Med Fast 148   


FIX OF YOUR LOVE - (by Urban Anxiety)
Urban Anxiety Exotic sexy Bohemian rap with male & female vocals. Hot midnight party, hooking up, sexting, Pimp City, urban affair! Sexual pole dancing lap dancing, sweet new girlfriend. Hot sassy swaggering, down south rap and lyrics. Upbeat hopeful, trying to hook up, wants love TONIGHT... Sexy whispers, Male Rap & Vocals, Hip Hop, East Coast  Caution: Mature Lyrics
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, East Coast  
206775 4:12 Med Slow 86   


CAN WE BE ALONE - (by Boostylz)  Year: 2007
Boostylz CANT WAIT TO BE ALONE WITH YOU AFTER SUCH CRAZY THINGZ THAT WE BOTH JUST WENT THRU,, Female Vocals, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, East Coast  
247301 3:48 Med Slow 90   


SOUL BABY BLUES - (by Chubb Rock / Wordsmith)  Year: 2009
Chubb Rock / Wordsmith Straight flowing East Coast rap groove, Male Rap & 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
357182 3:50 Med Slow 97   


RESPECT DUE FEAT. MAGNUS 1 - (by Eddie Caldwell)  Year: 2010
Eddie Caldwell Rap, hip hop, song with and old school flavor, adverts, infomercial, carco Great baseline & cool fender rhodes. Smooth club scene bar a la the roots, jurassic park, nas jay z. Earthy underground rap, talib, lauren hill, adverts, infomercials, dramatic rap, grimey rap, method man, urban scene, 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
510834 4:14 Med Slow 94   


OUT WEST (ADULT SWM) FEAT. MAGNUS 1 - (by Eddie Caldwell)  Year: 2010
Eddie Caldwell Rap, hip hop, song with and old school flavor, adverts, infomercial, carco Great baseline & cool fender rhodes. Smooth club scene bar a la the roots, jurassic park, nas jay z. Earthy underground rap, talib, lauren hill, adverts, infomercials, dramatic rap, grimey rap, method man, urban scene, Instrumental, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, East Coast
510812 4:00 Med Slow 94   


RUSH-IN (ADULT SWM) FEAT. MAGNUS 1 - (by Eddie Caldwell)  Year: 2010
Eddie Caldwell Rap, hip hop, song with and old school flavor, adverts, infomercial, carco Great baseline & cool fender rhodes. Smooth club scene bar a la the roots, jurassic park, nas jay z. Earthy underground rap, talib, lauren hill, adverts, infomercials, dramatic rap, grimey rap, method man, urban scene, Instrumental, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, East Coast
510814 4:46 Med Slow 94   


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   


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   


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   


BLACK ROSES (FEATURING GLEAMS) - (by D.C. SoulPlusMind)  Year: 2013
D.C. SoulPlusMind Dramatic, emotional, honest, East coast influenced Hip-Hop / Rap song featuring male vocals and male singer for the chorus. Orchestra / concert style snare rolls and percussion drive the song. Song about losing and holding onto a relationship. Endearing and sentimental. Male Vocals, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (Main) - Hip Hop, East Coast
601141 3:57 Med Slow 91   
Variation (Instrumental) - Hip Hop, East Coast
601140 3:57 Med Slow 91   


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   


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   


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   


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   


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   


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   


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   


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   


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   


COME DOWN (FEATURING J. NOLAN) - (by D.C. SoulPlusMind)  Year: 2012
D.C. SoulPlusMind Jay-Z inspired, boom bap, east coast influenced Hip-Hop / Rap song. Confident empowering and inspiring song about taking control and running the streets. Great for reality TV shows, films or scenes above overcoming adversity, or climbing to the top. Male Vocals, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (Main) - Hip Hop, East Coast
591760 3:42 Med Slow 92   
Variation (Instrumental Version) - Hip Hop, East Coast
591758 3:42 Med Slow 92   


DOING ME (FEATURING J. NOLAN) - (by D.C. SoulPlusMind)  Year: 2012
D.C. SoulPlusMind Jay-Z inspired, boom bap, east coast influenced Hip-Hop / Rap song. Determined, truthful and confident song about being yourself and doing what you do best. Great for reality TV shows, films or scenes above self strength, confidence or climbing to the top. Male Vocals, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (Main) - Hip Hop, East Coast
591818 3:38 Med Slow 94   
Variation (Instrumental Version) - Hip Hop, East Coast
591817 3:38 Med Slow 94   


ON THE REAL (FEATURING J. NOLAN) - (by D.C. SoulPlusMind)  Year: 2013
D.C. SoulPlusMind Jay-Z inspired, boom bap, east coast influenced Hip-Hop / Rap song featuring male vocals. Truthful, honest and confident song about being yourself and doing what you do best. Great for reality TV shows, films or scenes above self strength, confidence or climbing to the top. Male Vocals, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (Main) - Hip Hop, East Coast
595994 3:31 Med Slow 97   
Variation (Instrumental Version) - Hip Hop, East Coast
595993 3:31 Med Slow 97   


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