NAS – Queen’s Story (from album “Life Is Good) produced by Salaam Remi. (TOP PICK)
This is by far the best Hip Hop Instrumental in music history. The violins, the piano, and the complex production made The beat is amazing….new york action hero shit!!!
Rapper, The Game, is known for not playing it safe when it comes to the production on his albums. He gets very creative and pushes the boundaries.
The Game – Holy Water [INSTRUMENTAL] Produced by Sap (a minimal vox synth production) firstname.lastname@example.org
A list of dope beats would not be official without the legendary MF Doom. He’s like the space alien of rap music. His beats are out of this world.
MF DOOM – ‘Potholderz’ [INSTRUMENTAL]
Potholderz (Scratch Version Instrumental) from Count Bass D’s “2006 (Some Music Pt. 2)” album. Posted for you by request. http://rapidshare.com/files/48010642/…
Say what you want to about Ja Rule, his albums went hard on the beats.
Ja Rule (Always On Time) ft.Ashanti Instumental (HQ)
Album:Pain Is Love
This instrumental go hard
Kanye. (no introduction needed)
Kanye West feat. Jay-Z – HAM (Instrumental) (Prod. By Lex Luger)
Common is arguably still the reigning champ for having the best song of all time in Hip Hop. (instrumental below)
COMMOM – I Used To Love Her – Instrumental
Biggie‘s ‘Get Money’ as a part of this list will certainly be undisputed. There are so many stories that fly through your head and you replay this one. Biggie told it best though.
Notorious Big, Lil Kim, Junior Mafia- ” Get Money” (Instrumental)
J Dilla‘s music has been known to change lives. And truthfully, all of this songs should be on this list. But I could only pick one. Did a coin toss, and here it is.
J Dilla – Reminisce (Instrumental)
Its hard to pick a top ten from 9th Wonder… too many classics..
9th Wonder – Oasis (Instrumental)
Dr. Dre is the king of production. ‘The Message’ ft. Mary J Blige is my personal favorite. Ironically, this track on the 2nd Chronic wasn’t constructed by Dr. Dre…it was produced by beat genius, Lord Finesse.
Dr.Dre “The Message” (instrumental)
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