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Old School Rap is the style of the very first rap artists who emerged from New York City in the late '70s and early '80s. Old school is easily identified by its relatively simple raps -- most lines take up approximately equal amounts of time, and the rhythms of the language rarely twisted around the beats of the song. The cadences usually fell squarely on the beat, and when they didn't, they wouldn't stray for long, returning to the original pattern for quick resolution. The emphasis was not on lyrical technique, but simply on good times -- aside from the socially conscious material of Grandmaster Flash, which greatly expanded rap's horizons, most old school rap had the fun, playful flavor o ... Read More


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SPECTRUMIZE - (by Michael Panasuk)  Year: 2017
Michael Panasuk This a live recording of New York City style Rap circa. 1977, recorded to tape at the Eugene O'Neil Theater during the performance of an off-Broadway play. It's cool and raw and filled with 40 year old cutting edge character and personality. So hip hop on the Time Machine and get nostalgic Bro! Male Rap & Vocals, Hip Hop, Old School
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, Old School
860994 1:33 Medium 124   


GLORY DAZE - (by David Banks)  Year: 2017
David Banks Melodic piano and orchestra based RnB pop instrumental with elements of Funk. Pleasant safe friendly uplifting with a retro character give this composition a very usable slant. Ideal for many situations needing a pleasant family friendly pop underscore, Instrumental, RnB, RnB Pop
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - RnB, RnB Pop
849193 2:12 Med Slow 91   
Variation A - Hip Hop, Old School
849196 1:51 Med Slow 91   
Variation B - Pop, Piano Pop
849204 1:30 Med Slow 91   


WHERE U GOING - (by David Banks)  Year: 2017
David Banks Fun uplifting melodic orchestral Hip Hop with a cool modern organic bass line at 0:31. Also incorporates classic sounds from the 808 and 909 drum machines from another time (gone but not forgotten!). Perfect for reality TV shows etc. Instrumental, Hip Hop, Hip Hop Instrumental
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, Hip Hop Instrumental
847211 1:55 Med Slow 90   
Variation A - Hip Hop, Old School
847214 1:23 Med Slow 90   
Variation B - Hip Hop, Alternative Rap
847212 1:55 Med Slow 90   
Variation C - Hip Hop, Electro-Orchestral
847313 2:11 Med Slow 90   


GROOVE DOGG - (by Alan Fagan)
Alan Fagan Here is a fun, old school hip hop instrumental with a great musical groove and real horn section. Think 1980s and 1990s hip hop music videos. Parachute pants and gold chains. Instrumental, Hip Hop, Old School
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
9 Mixes Available
844518 2:28 Med Slow 96   


SPARKS (20SEC VERSION) - (by Vasyl Tkach)  Year: 2016
Vasyl Tkach Instrumental, Hip Hop, Old School
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Jingle - Hip Hop, Old School
835483 0:25 Med Slow 100   
30sec - Hip Hop, Old School
835484 0:34 Med Slow 100   


THE KILLING STREETS - (by Gary Wolk)  Year: 2016
Gary Wolk A very dark and dramatic Hip-Hop instrumental bed. Dangerous and foreboding, it gives a feeling fear of violence in the inner-city, and the drugs destroying people and places. It features drums machines and layered synths. Perfect track for PSA, film, or documentary about urban settings. Instrumental, Hip Hop, Old School
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, Old School
826359 2:22 Slow 70   


70'S NEW - (by Homemadesoul)  Year: 2016
Homemadesoul This track is an undeniable old school hip hop groove, with a serious soulful side. The hard drums start the track off, but the smith and wavy rhodes carries it all the way out. Instrumental, Hip Hop, Old School
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, Old School  
825856 4:52 Med Slow 89   


FUNK FLOW - (by Sonic Moon)  Year: 2014
Sonic Moon Gritty, upbeat Funk with elements of old school Hip Hop and Breakbeat delivered with earthy instrumentation such as Flute and Rhodes e-piano, Hammond Organ and funky rhythm section. Instrumental, Hip Hop, Old School
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, Old School
776507 1:53 Medium 120   
30sec - Hip Hop, Old School
776504 0:31 Medium 120   
Stinger - Hip Hop, Old School
776505 0:07 Medium 120   
Loop - Hip Hop, Old School
776506 1:46 Medium 120   
Variation - Hip Hop, Old School
776508 1:53 Medium 120   


SMOOTH 2 - (by Doug Michael)  Year: 2010
Doug Michael "A mid tempo RnB flavored Hip Hop Instrumental. Good for anything urban or street related. Nice West coast track perfect for partying, dancing, urban scenes, video games and more. Instrumental, Hip Hop, Old School
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (Old School Hip Hop) - Hip Hop, Old School
773273 3:06 Medium 105   


STREET EDGE - (by Martin Laflamme)  Year: 2015
Martin Laflamme Old school hip hop beat, with electric guitar riff, bouncy drums, bass line and DJ vinyl scratches. Has a cool, smooth, light-hearted, happy vibe, with a catchy repetitive groove. Perfect for background music use in a reality TV show, web video, promo spot, or commercial. Instrumental, Hip Hop, Old School
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, Old School
749821 1:13 Med Slow 89   
Variation (No Scratches) - Hip Hop, Old School
749820 1:11 Med Slow 89   
Loop - Hip Hop, Old School
749822 1:05 Med Slow 89   
Stinger - Hip Hop, Old School
749823 0:17 Med Slow 89   


RETRO HIP HOP BUMPER (WITH SCRATCHES) - (by Martin Laflamme)  Year: 2015
Martin Laflamme Short old school hip hop instrumental stinger, with bouncy drums, horn stabs, bass line and DJ vinyl scratches. Has a cool, smooth, happy vibe. Perfect for a transition between scenes in a reality TV show, or as a bumper to lead to the next segment of a video. Instrumental, Hip Hop, Old School
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Stinger - Hip Hop, Old School
749698 0:11 Med Slow 91   
Stinger - Hip Hop, Old School
749697 0:06 Med Slow 91   


YA STREET - (by Western Horizon Productions)  Year: 2015
Western Horizon Productions Classic 90's Hip Hop, beats, effects, vocal, no rap BPM 106, Male Vocals, Hip Hop, Old School
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, Old School
746166 2:04 Medium 106   
30sec - Hip Hop, Hip Hop
746888 0:32 Medium 106   
Stinger - Corporate, Corporate Hip Hop
747541 0:07 Medium 106   
60sec - Hip Hop, Action Thriller Hip Hop
746567 1:02 Medium 106   
15sec - Hip Hop, Dramatic Hip Hop
747432 0:17 Medium 106   


DARK HANGOUT - (by Julian Angel)  Year: 2014
Julian Angel Laid back and mellow old-skool Hip Hop track. Features beats and minimal instrumentation: real bass line, smooth chords and synthesizer hits. Great underscore for a trip through rough areas at night, chillout bars and slow cruising. Instrumental, Hip Hop, Old School
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, Old School
724924 1:47 Med Slow 92   


DUDE WHERE'S MY BOOMBOX? - (by KCentric)  Year: 2015
KCentric Break out the cardboard box and gigantic boombox! Old School hip-hop instrumental with a retro eighties feel. Ideal for TV, film, web, advertising, digital media. Sync ready. Uptempo electronic keyboard, 808 drums, slinky synthesizer, DJ scratches. Perfect for clubs scenes, urban break dancing, etc. Instrumental, Hip Hop, Old School
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
60sec - Hip Hop, Old School
706469 1:12 Medium 112   


TIME TO CHILL - (by David Banks)  Year: 2014
David Banks Old school gritty Hip Hop with a lazy chilled male rap. Lots of scratching and jazz samples. Note that the rap has a positive message; stop the killing because it is time to chill. Male Rap, Hip Hop, Old School  Caution: Mature Lyrics
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, Old School
703067 1:36 Med Slow 90   
Variation - Hip Hop, Jazz Rap
703072 1:24 Med Slow 90   


CREEPIN' - (by J Goldfinger)  Year: 2014
J Goldfinger Simple drum loop, punctuated by keyboard hits. Laid back, with my mind on dinero, and dinero on my mind. Old school hip hop vibe. Simple, groove oriented beats. Could be used for: Infomercials, dramatic beds, and scenes of juvenile delinquency. Dramatic tension, Instrumental, Hip Hop, Old School
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Segue (Segue) - Hip Hop, Old School
700922 0:26 Slow 71   
15sec (15sec version) - Hip Hop, Old School
700923 0:16 Slow 71   


EXCEPTIONALLY FLY - (by Aaron Saloman)  Year: 2014
Aaron Saloman A funky hip hop track. A looping funk guitar intro is followed by drums that make you want to get up and dance. Weird syncopated synth bass, wah wah guitar, and percussion round out the classic party vibe. Bonus: the full length track even loops! Instrumental, Hip Hop, Old School
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
15 Mixes Available
690814 1:28 Medium 110   


ZULEMA - (by Dee Nasty)  Year: 2014
Dee Nasty HipHop/Rap, Roadmovie, Mystery, Electronic, Instrumental, Urban, Sparse, Groovy, Quirky, Strange, Ghetto, Vox, Bass, Keys, Organ, Beat, All, Slow, Instrumental, Hip Hop, Old School
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (Hip Hop Old School) - Hip Hop, Old School
685019 1:38 Slow 70   


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