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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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BLOODSHED - (by Music Candy)  Year: 2010
Music Candy East Coast and Electronic flavored Hip-Hop track for Urban type productions and video games, youth oriented commercials and more. Street hip-hop, action and conflict are in the air. Very dangerous, energetic, watch your back, things could get extremely rough. Preparation is key now. Instrumental, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, East Coast  
467810 2:02 Slow 77   


HARD KNOCK LIVES 60 SECS - (by Music Candy)  Year: 2010
Music Candy Hip-Hop and Urban dance and background track for video games, urban scenes, youth oriented commercials, anything in which you want to convey the image of being cool. Hanging out in the club with your friends, having a good time, spending way too much money, and trying to be cool. Instrumental, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
60sec - Hip Hop, East Coast  
467949 1:20 Med Slow 99   


FIRST FRONTIER MAIN (60SEC) - (by Music Candy)  Year: 2009
Music Candy Cool Contemporary R&B Track, Dan Bierton, Mark Lane, Instrumental, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
60sec - Hip Hop, East Coast  
407874 1:06 Med Slow 90   
Variation (39sec) - Hip Hop, Hip Hop Instrumental  
407875 0:40 Med Slow 90   
Stinger - Dance, Dance (pending cat.)  
407876 0:14 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   


ON THE CORNER - (by Joseph Rusnak)  Year: 2013
Joseph Rusnak A simple drum groove and ominous, deep staccato strings lock in together in this hip hop track. A slow moving beat thats perfect for productions looking for a dark hip hop vibe. Instrumental, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, East Coast
573667 2:03 Med Slow 90   


CITY OF - (by Minister Kaine)  Year: 2009
Minister Kaine Strings accompany the author as he talks about city life with echoes of barking dogs and gun shots in the verses. Deals with Kaine's everyday life in the city. Sounds like Scarface, Tupac. Male Vocals, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, East Coast
385615 4:04 Med Slow 86   
60sec - RnB, Contemporary RnB
390941 1:00 Med Slow 86   
Full Track - Hip Hop, Crunk
390926 4:04 Med Slow 86   


GRNDMZA 2001 - (by Melle Mel)  Year: 2010
Melle Mel Pumping Bass and Beat with driving rhythmic Male Vocals and potent DJ scratches. Sounds like Snoop Dogg, Ludacris, 50 Cent, Eminem. Male Vocals, Hip Hop, Turntablism
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
15 Mixes Available
390706 12:06 Med Slow 98   


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   


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   


NEW YORK NEW YORK (15SEC) - (by David J. Smith)  Year: 2011
David J. Smith Take a journey through the 5 boroughs and the isle of Manhattan. Groovy Neo Soul guitar and organ hum along while gritty Hip Hop drums put a swagger in your step that can only come from one place in the world. Instrumental, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
15sec - Hip Hop, East Coast
500369 0:16 Med Slow 100   
60sec - Hip Hop, East Coast
500371 1:01 Med Slow 100   
Sweep - Hip Hop, East Coast
500368 0:11 Med Slow 100   
30sec - Hip Hop, East Coast
500370 0:32 Med Slow 100   


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   


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   


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   


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   


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   


THINK ABOUT IT (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
510798 4:28 Med Slow 94   


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   


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   


MARCH ON 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
510808 3:47 Med Slow 94   


REMEMBER ME 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
510825 4:27 Med Slow 94   


KING RISES (FEATURING J. NOLAN) - (by D.C. SoulPlusMind)  Year: 2012
D.C. SoulPlusMind Jay-Z inspired, east coast influenced Hip-Hop / Rap song. Percussive, confident strong and empowering song about taking control and rising to the top. Great for reality TV shows, films or scenes about overcoming adversity, being on top 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
592731 4:10 Med Slow 90   
Variation (Instrumental Version) - Hip Hop, East Coast
592730 4:10 Med Slow 90   


HIGH VOLUME (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
510843 4:38 Med Slow 94   


ON TONIGHT - (by Urban Anxiety)
Urban Anxiety Soulful hip-hop track in the style of Marvin Gaye. Downtempo, low key, sweet loving, make out music, slow dancing. 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  
206783 3:59 Med Slow 98   


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   


JUST IN TIME - (by Gerard Bauer)  Year: 2009
Gerard Bauer Bombastic brass and a tight funky groove blast this Hip Hop beat into your ear drums. Its cut from the same cloth as "Show Me What You Got" by Jay-Z, and delivers energy and swagger. Good for showing out, getting down and celebrating your latest triumph with your favorite drink. Instrumental, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, East Coast
464994 3:31 Very Fast 192   


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   


WHERE MY GREEKS AT - (by Prime)  Year: 2010
Prime Collage party beat, with choppy Electronic Beat and layered symphonic Keyboards under Male Vocal listing all the frat houses. Sounds like Pro, Big Pun, 50 cent, Mob Deep, Biggie Smalls, Eminem. Male Vocals, Hip Hop, Hardcore Rap  Caution: Explicit Lyrics
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, Hardcore Rap
390817 3:45 Med Slow 94   
Variation A - Hip Hop, East Coast
386330 3:45 Med Slow 94   
Variation B - RnB, Contemporary RnB
390834 1:09 Med Slow 94   


RUFF ONE - (by Big Sound Music)  Year: 2005
Big Sound Music Urban hip funk. Instrumental, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, East Coast
212673 4:05 Med Fast 133   
60sec - Hip Hop, East Coast
236465 1:00 Med Fast 133   
30sec - Hip Hop, East Coast
236466 0:30 Med Fast 133   
15sec - Hip Hop, East Coast
236467 0:16 Med Fast 133   


BEAT BLOCKER FROM BED STUY - (by Charlie Mac)  Year: 2007
Charlie Mac East Coast Hip Hop feel, with orchestral elements. Starts with a bang as a car engine roars up and the car skids off. Sounds like Brooklyn, the Bronx or Queens Hip Hop. Sound effects provide surprising musical elements, which makes the track great for any dramatic crime, or inner city show. Instrumental, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
20 Mixes Available
338200 3:10 Med Slow 95   


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   


CLOSE 2 U - (by Seven)  Year: 2010
Seven Symphonic creepy Keyboards with a choppy Electronic Beat and Therimin like sound. Sounds like Biggie Smalls, Tupac, Ludacris, 50 Cent. Male Vocals, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, East Coast
390701 1:38 Med Slow 93   


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   


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   


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   


ENDLESS WISDOM (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
510828 4:24 Med Slow 94   


CONSEQUENCES 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
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, East Coast
510836 2:41 Med Slow 94   


DONT F WITH ME - (by Mario Pompetti)  Year: 2009
Mario Pompetti Standing proud and firm, not getting push around no more, one of kind vocals, sounding like bombastic, need something special this is it. 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
355730 4:55 Med Slow 90   


I AM THE BEST (FEATURING D. LARUE) - (by D.C. SoulPlusMind)  Year: 2013
D.C. SoulPlusMind Melodic, confident, uplifting Hip-Hop / Rap song featuring female vocals. Elegant acoustic guitar instrumentation coupled with powerful drums and braggadocio lyrics. Great for sports shows, inspiring / empowering scenes and end scenes / credits. Female Rap, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (Main) - Hip Hop, East Coast
605930 3:38 Med Slow 85   
Variation (Instrumental) - Hip Hop, East Coast
605929 3:38 Med Slow 85   


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   


CULTURE - (by Hectik)  Year: 2009
Hectik Hip-Hop, Rap, Male Vocals, Drums, Bass, Synth, catchy hook. Nostalgic rap about coming to the USA and comparing the differences between the it and the Dominican Republican at a young age. At the same time proclaiming his love for Hip-Hop culture in NYC. Male Vocals, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, East Coast
384552 4:59 Med Slow 88   


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